You have searched for "recreation"

Showing 31-40 of 2657

Sort by: Newest | Oldest | Relevance

'Speared' activists protest Spain's Pamplona bull runs

PAMPLONA, Spain (Reuters) - Dozens of half-naked protesters lay on the street with fake spears jutting from their backs on the eve of the Spanish festival of San Fermin on Friday, in a recreation of the technique used to weaken bulls in a bullfight.

Move to get Kinta Valley recognised as Unesco site

IPOH: Work has started on getting the Kinta Valley National Geopark recognised as a Unesco Global Geopark site.

More than 100 people from various organisations taking part in Gunung Korbu's scientific research

IPOH: Some 135 people are now trekking Gunung Korbu on a multifaceted scientific research expedition.

For the love of teaching

Every now and then, news of teachers doing wonders and sacrificing for their schools and students break the Internet.

'El Chapo' lawyer dismisses U.S. officials' escape fears

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A lawyer for Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman rejected prosecutors' claims that the Mexican drug lord may try to escape from the Manhattan jail where he awaits sentencing, and said he should be afforded regular exercise on the building's roof.

More than RM150mil to be allocated for youth programmes, says Dr M

BANGI: More than RM150mil will be allocated to develop the Youth Power programme, including sports and recreation facilities for the youth, says Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.

Peggy Lipton, star of ‘Mod Squad’ and ‘Twin Peaks’, dies at age 72

LOS ANGELES (AFP): Actress Peggy Lipton, who gained fame in the late 1960s with her star turn on the counter-culture cop show “Mod Squad” and returned to TV two decades later on “Twin Peaks,” has died at age 72 after a battle with cancer.

Global obesity rising faster in rural areas than cities, study finds

LONDON (Reuters) - Global rates of obesity among people who live in the countryside are rising faster than those among city dwellers, in part due to greater access in urban areas to healthier foods and places to exercise, researchers said on Wednesday.

Malaysia on track to meet zero malaria target by 2020, says Health Ministry

KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): The Health Ministry (MOH) has targeted Malaysia to be declared a human indigenous malaria free nation by the World Health Organisation (WHO) by 2020.

Ex-Gerakan veep to help with Warisan memberships

SANDAKAN: Former Gerakan vice-president Datuk Raymond Tan will use his influence to recruit more members into Parti Warisan Sabah.