Tag archive for ‘Madagascar’
By Guest Author On Friday, April 10th, 2020

Have a jungle adventure in the rainforests of the world

Adventurous souls can immerse themselves in the jungle, while spotting lemurs and other wildlife, exotic birds and the sheer beauty of nature. For anyone looking for a more adventurous vacation than heading to the More...

By Sierra Jones On Friday, January 9th, 2015
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‘Penguins of Madagascar’ Film Review: action, humor, fun for the whole family

Back in 2005, fans of the Madagascar movie fell in love with the unique, spy-like, playful quartet of penguins. Now these fans can enjoy the entertainment of Skipper (Tom McGrath), Kowalski (Chris Miller), Rico More...

By Stephen Nevets On Friday, June 13th, 2014

‘Croods 2’ ‘Puss in Boots 2’ ‘Madagascar 4’ and ‘Captain Underpants’ get release dates

DreamWorks is making the headlines Friday by announcing release dates for the next wave of animated films, which including a bunch of sequels and an adaptation of Captain Underpants. Director Rob Letterman’s adaptation More...

By Robert On Tuesday, December 24th, 2013
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Plague deaths in Madagascar up to 42 since September: UN

The number of plague cases and deaths are up to 84 and 42, respectively, in four of the country’s 112 districts since September according to the Madagascar Health Ministry. Madagascar map Image/Addicted04 More...

By Robert On Thursday, December 12th, 2013

Madagascar plague update: ‘pneumonic plague’ also reported

In a follow-up to Tuesdays report about the bubonic plague outbreak in northern Madagascar, health officials on the island country have told the BBC that at least two of the cases are the more serious pneumonic More...

By Robert On Tuesday, December 10th, 2013

Madagascar reports outbreak of bubonic plague in the town of Mandritsara

An outbreak of bubonic plague is being reported from the city of Mandritsara in northern Madagascar, according to a BBC report today. Testing carried out by the Pasteur Institute of Madagascar on the 20 or so More...

By Robert On Thursday, October 10th, 2013

Madagascar prison and ICRC work to battle plague by eliminating rats

Of all the countries on the planet, only the Congo recorded more cases of human plague than Madagascar during the last decade. Capturing ratsImage/Video Screen Shot The decade before, the island country was the More...

By Robert On Wednesday, June 26th, 2013
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Locust plague prompts fears of a food shortage in Madagascar

A locust plague on the island of Madagascar has already  infested over half of the island nation’s cultivated land and pastures, prompting fears of a food shortage on the Indian Ocean island country, according More...

By Robert On Monday, November 19th, 2012

Plague outbreak kills six in Madagascar

An outbreak of the dangerous bacterial disease on the Big Island marks the beginning of plague season on the island nation in the Indian Ocean. Madagascar map Image/Addicted04 via Wikimedia commons The epidemiology More...



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