A four-day-old baby hippopotamus plays with its mother, Kibu, at the National Zoo in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The calf was temporarily named as Syawal, as it was born on the first day of of Islamic calendar of Syawal, which is the start of the Eid al-Fitr festival, celebrated by Muslims around the world. The gender of the newborn hippo has not been determined and will be officially named at a later date by its sponsor.
Picture: REUTERS/Bazuki Muhammad

A four-day-old baby hippopotamus plays with its mother, Kibu, at the National Zoo in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The calf was temporarily named as Syawal, as it was born on the first day of of Islamic calendar of Syawal, which is the start of the Eid al-Fitr festival, celebrated by Muslims around the world. The gender of the newborn hippo has not been determined and will be officially named at a later date by its sponsor.

Picture: REUTERS/Bazuki Muhammad

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