Author: HearthstoneYarns

Rare albino panda caught on camera in China for the first time ever

A rare all-white panda has been caught on camera at a nature reserve in southwest China, showing albinism exists among wild pandas in the region, state media reported. The spotless, red-eyed animal was photographed while trekking through the forest mid-April in southwestern Sichuan province, said official news agency Xinhua on Saturday. Wildlife experts said it was the first time…

By HearthstoneYarns July 5, 2020 0

Kazakhstan police detain hundreds of opposition protesters during widely criticised elections

Police in Kazakhstan detained hundreds of demonstrators across the country on Sunday, stamping out dissent towards a stage-managed election designed to legitimise former president Nursultan Nazarbayev’s handpicked successor.  In a central square in Almaty, Kazakhstan’s biggest city, police wearing black fatigues and balaclavas dragged screaming protesters into their wagons.  The protesters complain that the election…

By HearthstoneYarns July 5, 2020 0