Chinese NEVs Shine at Thailand Auto Show; more export opportunities expected amid global energy crisis

Chinese NEVs Shine at Thailand Auto Show;  more export opportunities expected amid global energy crisis

A NEV manufacturing line in southwest China’s Chongqing Municipality Photo: VCG China’s leading new energy vehicle (NEV) manufacturers showcase their latest models at the 39th Thailand International Motor Expo in Bangkok, running through December 12, as Chinese auto brands accelerate their global momentum and enhance their international competitiveness. Industry experts said that the low-carbon and … Read more

Feline genetics help identify the first domestication of cats, according to a study from the University of Missouri

Feline genetics help identify the first domestication of cats, according to a study from the University of Missouri

Nearly 10,000 years ago, humans who settled the Fertile Crescent, the areas of the Middle East surrounding the Tigris and Euphrates rivers, made the first shift from hunter-gatherers to farmers. They developed close ties to the rodent-eating cats that conveniently served as ancient pest control in early society civilizations. A new study from the University … Read more

The earliest Ramayana paintings were in Persian, commissioned by the Mughal king Akbar.

The earliest Ramayana paintings were in Persian, commissioned by the Mughal king Akbar.

youThe earliest surviving illustrated manuscripts of the Ramayana are, paradoxically, in Persian and were commissioned by the Mughal emperor. Akbar had the Ramayana translated, along with the Mahabharata, into Persian to promote greater awareness of Hindu religion and culture among the empire’s Muslim elites. It is these Mughal Ramayanas that Orchha raja Ram Shah faced … Read more

Opinion: Now is the winter of our discontent

Opinion: Now is the winter of our discontent

Made glorious summer by this son of Cat. Well, we look forward to glorious summer, but like winter 44 years ago, we have a lot to deal with before then. I feel sympathy for those who are on strike or seeking to strike. Royal Mail staff providing the legally mandated universal postal service despite dire … Read more

Housebroken: David Spade to Guest Star!

Housebroken: David Spade to Guest Star!

Domesticated is gearing up to premiere back-to-back holiday episodes this Sunday night on FOX, and to help celebrate, we’ve got a whole host of clips and a full preview below for you. To get started, clip on the link here to listen to the new opening theme titled “Woofin’ & Meowin” by the band Superorganism. … Read more

Peacock’s True-Crime Tuesday delivered year-round

Peacock’s True-Crime Tuesday delivered year-round

Jan Broberg, Teddy Hart and Casey Anthony top Peacock’s true crime list for 2022 (Photos: Peacock/Primetimer graphic) As streaming services continue to claim a day of the week as their own (Netflix has Fridays, Disney+ has Wednesdays, etc.), Peacock is banking on True-Crime Tuesdays. Since March, Peacock has released a steady stream of true crime … Read more