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Scientists Clone Kashmir Goat
2012-03-16 07:33:18

Scientists and researchers at Sker-e-Kashmir University of Agriculture Sciences and Technology (SKUAST) have successfully cloned a rare Pashmina goat. They named the goat Noori, which means “Light” in Arabic. The animal was born on March 9 and remains in good health and is growing. Dr. Riyaz Ahmad Shah of SKUAST´s Department of Animal Biotechnology told the Indian Express, “This is a great scientific achievement in the field of veterinary sciences. This is the...

2009-04-24 09:00:00

BEIJING, April 24 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Himfr.com, one of China's leading B2B search platforms with more than 30 B2B industry websites to its name, analyzes the cashmere industry market trend. Outlook 2009, cashmere market will have favorable factors and negative factors, and opportunities and challenges both exist. Comprehensive analysis shows that the current cashmere market downturn has unfavorable factors in the following areas: First, consumer pessimism about the world...

2006-08-13 10:32:20

By Chelsea Emery NEW YORK (Reuters) - Three-year-old Chloe Colligan picks out her camp clothes at discount retailer Target, but for other occasions, she wears the cashmere, velvet, silk and woven cotton fashions of luxury children's clothing maker Baby CZ. Her mother, 37-year-old Cleveland entrepreneur Victoria Colligan, isn't alone in her choice of expensive fabrics and styling for infants and toddlers. As couples wait longer to have children and raise smaller families on higher...

Word of the Day
  • Licking.
  • Hence Running along or over a surface, as if in the act of licking; flowing over or along; lapping or bathing; softly bright; gleaming.
This word comes the Latin 'lambere,' to lick.