NEW Year dieters can take heart after Newcastle scientists found the kilogram is getting heavier.
What does kg stand for?
kg stands for Kilogram (mass)
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- Key Generator
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Samples in periodicals archive:
Washington, Jan 7 ( ANI ): Experts at Newcastle University have shown that the age old weight unit of kilogram has put on weight.
30 by lifting 109 kilograms and breaking a world Paralympic record.
Australian police said Thursday they had arrested four people and seized 239 kilograms (527 pounds) of methamphetamine, or ice, in the country's biggest bust of its kind.
[ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] So how much does a kilogram weigh?
During question hour in Senate session on Friday, Federal Minister for Anti-Narcotics Khuda Bux Rajar has said that 7086 kilogram heroin and 28,586 kilogram Chars has been seized from Makran, Noshki and other parts of Balochistan while 62 people have been arrested on charge of drug selling.
Simsek lifted 130 kilograms in her first try in clean and jerk on Monday, to total 241 kilograms with a silver-winner 111kg lift in women's 63 kg snatch earlier today.
A monster tuna caught off Japan turned heads at a Tokyo fish market Friday, where the 445 kilogram (981 pound) bluefin -- the biggest caught here since 1986 -- sold for 3.