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Charleston cook explains how to season and cook a turkey

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Yahoo News A senior official in Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's government blasted US television network Fox News for a "false" tweet claiming a Moroccan was the suspect in the Quebec mosque mass shooting. Kate Purchase, Trudeau's communications

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Vietnam province may buy elephants from Thailand to promote tourism

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Vietnam province may buy elephants from Thailand to promote tourism
Elephants serving tourists in the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak. Photo: Trung Chuyen

A Dak Lak Province official has suggested buying elephants from Thailand to promote tourism since local elephant numbers are falling rapidly due to infertility and death from overwork. “The elephants in Buon Don District [home to most of Dak Lak's domesticated elephants] are too old and unable to reproduce, threatening an extinction of domesticated elephants,” Y Shi That, a senior official in the Central Highlands province, home to largest number of domesticated elephants in Vietnam, said. Local authorities should buy one or two breeding elephant pairs using the VND85 billion (US$3.8 million) that has been approved for elephant conservation in 2015-20, Tuoi Tre quoted him as saying. “It will maintain the population of domesticated elephants and the identity of Buon Don.” The population of domesticated elephants in Dak Lak has plummeted from 500 in the 1980s to 43 now after many died of overwork from serving tourists and lack of food, which has also made them infertile.

Competition: Win tickets for Manchester City v Arsenal - courtesy of Betsafe

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Discovering Hoi An food paradise market

Along with the world’s famous Tsukiji fish market in Japan and Borough market in the UK, Hoi An market in the central province of Quang Nam is a ‘food paradise’ for both local and foreign tourists, according to Lonelyplanet. Traditional specialities are on sale in Hoi An market.  Prices are posted in a clear and reasonable manner.  Traditional food delicacies are noodle dishes like Cao Lau, Mi Quang and Banh Hoa Hong Trang (White Rose Cake).  Some food is priced at below US$1.  Banh Mi,… chat_bubble_outline Read More...

Haiti's endless electoral crisis

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Philippines to release 17 Vietnamese fishermen this week

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Obama offers U.S. assistance to Turkey after Istanbul attack

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