first_img U.K.: Tesco trials removing plastic from fruit and … A pair of premium Japanese mangoes from Miyazaki Prefecture fetched a record ¥500,000 (US$4,500) in the season’s first auction at a local wholesale market earlier this month, topping the previous best of ¥400,000 (US$3,500), Japan Times reports.The premium mangoes are called Taiyo no Tamago , meaning Egg of the Sun. To qualify for this description, they must reportedly meet strict criteria: weigh at least 350 grams each, possess a high sugar content and have more than 50 percent of their skin covered in a bright red hue.The mangoes were bought by a local produce wholesale company.“The record price will give a lift to those who grew the mangoes,” said Shota Tatemoto, a 35-year-old employee of the wholesaler. April 18 , 2019 Leading fruit breeders form alliance to fight risi … You might also be interested in Brazilian table grape exports soar in H1 as other … last_img

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first_imgManchester City legend Shaun Goater has leapt to the defence of Yaya Toure following recent criticism.The Ivorian midfielder has been slammed for his showing against Bayern Munich in the Champions League, with ex-Blues star Niall Quinn telling talkSPORT the 31-year-old has to ‘step up’ and earn a new contract.Toure was linked with a move away the Etihad in the summer, and has been far from the player who dominated the Premier League towards the latter end of last season.But Goater believes manager Manuel Pellegrini, rather than the ex-Barcelona man, is to blame for his drop in performance.“I’m a big Yaya Toure fan,” he told the Alan Brazil Sports Breakfast show. “Sometimes he just takes games by the scruff of the neck and changes them. You have to think, ‘blimey what a player’. You feel privileged to have watched him.“People wanted a better work rate from him against Bayern Munich, but that’s just not his game.“Sometimes Manuel Pellegrini will have to make a decision and say, ‘I’ve got to pull him off because it just isn’t happening. He’s not playing like the offense player we know him to be. We need someone else, who’s going to give us the work rate because we’re away from home’.“Sometimes Pellegrini has to make that decision.”last_img

first_imgThe former Real Madrid striker could be set for a return to the Spanish capital, less than two years after joining Chelsea in a club-record £70m deal.Morata has been linked with both Sevilla and Barcelona in recent weeks but Atletico – the club where he began his youth career – now look like frontrunners for his signature.Chelsea sold Diego Costa back to Atletico just three months after signing Morata.But Costa has struggled to stay fit this season and has scored just one goal in 11 La Liga matches, prompting Atletico to look for another attacking option to complement Antoine Griezmann.Blues boss Sarri has made no secret of his desire to add two players to his Chelsea squad and has targeted a reunion with former Napoli striker Gonzalo Higuain, who is currently on loan at AC Milan from Juventus.Higuain is Chelsea’s priority to reinforce their attack although the club are also weighing up a move for Bournemouth striker Callum Wilson, with the England international also interesting West Ham, who may need a replacement for Marko Arnautovic.-By Sky Sports- 0Shares0000(Visited 1 times, 1 visits today) 0Shares0000The former Real Madrid striker could be set for a return to the Spanish capital, less than two years after joining Chelsea in a club-record £70m deal.LONDON, United Kingdom, Jan 15 – Atletico Madrid are in talks to sign Alvaro Morata from Chelsea.Morata has been linked with a Stamford Bridge exit after losing his place as Chelsea’s first-choice striker, with boss Maurizio Sarri preferring to utilise Eden Hazard as his main point of reference in attack.last_img

first_imgDonegal District Court Judge Paul Kelly has said the murder of Garda Detective Adrian Donohoe outlines the danger Gardai face everyday.Judge KellyJudge Kelly made his comments as he expressed his sympathy with Garda Donohoe’s wife and family at Letterkenny District Court this morning. Detective Donohoe was gunned down by raiders as he escorted a cash van to a credit union in Dundalk on Friday evening.Judge Kelly said “I would like to express my sympathy following the appalling and brutal murder of Garda Adrian Donohoe.“It outlines the dangers Gardai face in doing their duty. I would like to express my sympathy to his wife and family and to all members of An Garda Siochana.”The sentiments of Judge Kelly were echoed by Inspector Michael Harrison on behalf of the Gardai.Senior solicitor Niall Sheridan spoke on behalf of the legal representatives in court.He said he would like to express his sympathy to Garda Donohoe’s family and to An Garda Siochana for this “wanton and dreadful act.”The murdered Garda was a former colleague of Ballyshannon Garda Superintendent Leo McGinn who was previously based in Dundalk.DONEGAL JUDGE SAYS MURDER OF GARDA PROVES DANGERS FORCE FACE EVERY DAY was last modified: January 28th, 2013 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:Garda Adrian DonohoeJudge Paul KellyLetterkenny District Courtlast_img

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