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Botswana considering lifting ban on elephant hunting
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 09:59:00 +0200
Botswana, home to the world’s largest elephant population, may lift a ban on hunting for sport.
© Cape Times
Rare skull of elephant ancestor unveiled in France after farmer kept it under wraps for years
Thu, 12 Jul 2018 23:18:56 +0200
A French farmer kept quiet for years after stumbling across the skull of an extinct ancestor of the elephant near the Pyrenees mountains, the Natural ...
© Japan Times
‘Canteens’ for elephants
Thu, 12 Jul 2018 18:01:00 +0200
Environmental workers in southwest China’s Yunnan Province have opened a number of “canteens” for wild Asian elephants to reduce conflicts between villagers and the endangered animal.
© Shanghai Daily
These long-necked, elephant-sized dinosaurs arose long before Brachiosaurus
Tue, 10 Jul 2018 01:35:00 +0200
There’s more than one way to supersize a dinosaur. Scientists studying the ancient bones of sauropod relatives that walked the Earth more than 200 million years ago have found that they grew to multiton masses 30 million years before the appearance...
© LA Times
PICS: The massive operation to move 30 elephants from uMkhuze to Mozambique
Fri, 06 Jul 2018 16:53:00 +0200
For iSimangaliso’s operations director Sizo Sibiya it was an emotional moment... as a young ranger he has seen elephants re-introduced into uMkhuze
© Cape Times
Five wild elephants trample man to death
Fri, 29 Jun 2018 12:32:21 +0200
A Thai man was trampled to death by five wild elephants near a rubber plantation Friday, police said, the latest deadly encounter in a country where pachyderms are both venerated and feared. Masaree Samae, 40, was killed in the early morning attack in...
© The Punch
Gombe records cases of elephantiasis
Tue, 26 Jun 2018 16:41:15 +0200
The Gombe State Government says it has recorded cases of Lymphatic Filariasis, popularly known as elephantiasis, at Galdamaru community in Kaltungo Local Government Area. The state Commissioner for Health, Dr. Kennedy Ishaya, made this known to the News...
© The Punch
Houston Zoo's newest baby elephant is pretty adorable
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:53:01 +0200
Visitors of the Houston Zoo welcomed baby elephant Tilly to the world June 19.
© Houston Chronicle
Michael Jackson’s former elephant escapes from zoo
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 10:48:23 +0200
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — An elephant that once lived at Michael Jackson’s Neverland Ranch briefly escaped its enclosure at a Florida zoo. The Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens posted on Facebook that Ali the bull elephant wandered through a gate that was...
© New York Post

Most read news about elephant:

Baby elephant attacked after challenging bull
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 18:13:56 +0200
A gutsy elephant calf foolishly challenged a hulking buffalo bull to a head-on test of power. The cocky youngster got the gumption to provoke the beastly buffalo after he spotted...
© New York Post
We’re eating the ANC elephant piece by piece: Malema
Tue, 16 Aug 2016 15:50:38 +0200
EFF leader Julius Malema has thanked Marikana residents for voting the ANC out of the ward where koppie on which 34 miners died in 2012 is situated.
© Cape Times
'Fences, speed limits to avoid elephant deaths'
Sun, 30 Aug 2015 16:36:04 +0200
The Centre has before the Supreme Court listed out measures undertaken by different state governments, including fencing, coordination of forest and railways staff and setting up speed limit, to prevent elephant deaths due to train-hit.Among the states,...
Indian girl born with ‘elephant’s trunk’ hailed as Hindu god
Tue, 31 Mar 2015 15:27:52 +0200
The yet-to-be-named girl was born with a bulge that obscures her nose, according to a report. Doctors said a gene mutation combined with possible malnutrition gave the girl the protuberance.
© NY Daily News
Mahout, kavadi protest hits elephant capture operation
Sun, 23 Mar 2014 18:33:23 +0100
Forest department has captured 10 of the 25 jumbos till dateThe arrest of a kavadi on charge of setting fire to Nagarahole National Park has affected the elephant capture operation in Hassan district.A few mahouts and kavadis of Mattigodu elephant camp,...
Lalit Modi linked to Prince Charles elephant charity: Report
Sun, 09 Aug 2015 10:16:59 +0200
Indian Premier League (IPL) founder Lalit Modi, against whom a non-bailable warrant has been issued in a case of money laundering, gave at least USD 30,000 to a charity set up to protect elephants in India headed by Britains Prince Charles, a media report...
Workshop on elephant care at BBP
Thu, 28 May 2015 17:29:16 +0200
The Bannerghatta Biological Park (BBP) will hold a workshop in methods of elephant handling to mark the first anniversary of the arrival of rescued elephants on Friday.The park will also welcome the arrival of elephant Sunder, who was rescued by People...
Youth killed by elephants in Bankura
Sun, 01 Feb 2015 10:32:54 +0100
A 25-year-old youth was trampled to death by a herd of 12 elephants at Rakhadanga in Bankura district, forest officials said today.Sukanta Adhikary was trampled to death by the elephants last night, Sonamukhi-Patrasayar Forest Ranger Subhas Sarkar said.After...
Six elephants rescued from slush pond
Thu, 02 Apr 2015 17:49:44 +0200
Six elephants, including a young one, were rescued from a slush pond of Chikkathota coffee estate near Kedakal near Suntikoppa in the taluk on Thursday. Forest officials told Deccan Herald that the elephants might have entered the estate from the forest...
Japan’s oldest elephant dies
Fri, 27 May 2016 12:08:44 +0200
Animal lovers were mourning the death Hanako, who passed away “quietly” after spending most of her 69 years in captivity.
© Cape Times
Europe, Africa and the ‘elephant’
Thu, 02 Jul 2015 01:00:13 +0200
The European Union Climate Diplomacy Day, which takes place annually on June 17 to highlight the positive climate action that is being taken around the globe in collaboration with the European Union and its member states, is a great initiative. During...
© The Punch
Hanako, Japan’s oldest elephant, dies at age 69
Thu, 26 May 2016 12:41:19 +0200
Hanako, the oldest elephant in Japan, died Thursday afternoon at Inokashira Park Zoo in Tokyo, the metropolitan government said. The beloved female was 69 years old. According to the metropolitan government, Hanako was found lying on the floor of her...
© Japan Times
Dad abandons kids to flee elephants
Mon, 09 Feb 2015 15:35:44 +0100
A Botswana man turned tail and ran, leaving his children behind, when they came across a herd of elephant.
© Cape Times
Zoo caretaker hurt while trying to calm elephants
Sun, 13 Sep 2015 16:40:32 +0200
The caretaker of elephants in the National Zoological Park here sustained injuries on Sunday morning when he fell in the enclosure while trying to separate two fighting animals.Zoo official R A Khan said three elephants in the park were let loose for...
Salary cap elephant in the room as Blackhawks await the coming upheaval
Thu, 18 Jun 2015 04:19:00 +0200
Except for a couple of hours of sleep followed by a meeting with coaches, a session with the media and, for captain Jonathan Toews, a call from President Barack Obama, it has been a raging party for the Blackhawks since they captured their third Stanley...
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