Panda gives birth to pair of cubs
A giant panda named Nini gave birth to twins on Thursday, bringing the total number of new arrivals this year at the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding to eight. Nini’s pregnancy was confirmed in June and she gave birth to two cubs early on Thursday. A male cub, weighing 203 grams, was born at 5:48 am. A female, weighing 91 grams, arrived about an hour later at 6:33 am. Both of the cubs and their mother are in a healthy condition.