Tag: beaches

Indonesian baby sea turtles make a break for freedom

Newly hatched, dozens of baby turtles flipped and flopped their way down a beach towards the crashing waves of the Indian Ocean, under the watchful gaze of conservationists at an Indonesian national park. Small enough to fit into the palm of a hand, some ended...

Deepika Padukone teases fans about a surprise as she shoots for Shakun Batra’s film: ‘3 days to go’

India, Sept. 19 -- Actor Deepika Padukone on Friday shared a picture on Instagram Stories about things to come. Her message meant that her fans should expect a surprise in the following days. Sharing a picture of rich blue skies with a lone coconut tree...

Why road trips, picnics and nature walks are ideal solutions to no-travel blues

One of the freedoms that the current pandemic has taken away from each of us is the ability to travel. With restrictions still in place all over the world, we’ve all had to put our travel plans on hold for the moment, contenting ourselves with...

Trump urges quicker US reopening from virus lockdown

by Susan Stumme with AFP bureaus President Donald Trump on Thursday pressed for a broader reopening of the United States as coronavirus-related job losses mounted, while parts of Europe embraced post-lockdown life. With summer approaching on both sides of the Atlantic, more stores opened their doors...

US says ‘evidence’ virus came from China lab as Europe eases lockdown

by James MANNION and AFP bureaus US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Sunday said "enormous evidence" showed the new coronavirus originated in a lab in China, further fueling tensions with Beijing over its handling of the outbreak. Pompeo's comments came as Europe and parts of...