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Police to hunt for killer of wild elephant
Mon, 16 Apr 2018 23:00:00 +0200
The Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation has filed a complaint with police asking authorities to hunt the person behind the death of a wild elephant in Chon Buri.
© Bangkok Post
KRX's overseas businesses turn 'white elephant' amid losses
Sun, 15 Apr 2018 04:35:51 +0200
The overseas businesses of South Korea's main bourse operator Korea Exchange have become "white elephants" amid consecut
© The Korea Herald
PICS: Battle to save Africa's elephants is slowly paying off
Fri, 13 Apr 2018 11:58:00 +0200
The battle to save Africa's elephants is gaining momentum in Tanzania, where killings are declining and some populations are starting to grow again.
© Cape Times
Anesthetic end to elephant’s city stroll
Tue, 10 Apr 2018 18:01:00 +0200
A WILD Asian elephant was transported to a breeding and rescue center in southwest China’s Yunnan Province on Monday after being anesthetized near a city park.
© Shanghai Daily
Truck carrying elephants crashes, at least 1 killed
Mon, 02 Apr 2018 22:26:50 +0200
A truck carrying five elephants crashed on a highway in Spain on Monday, killing at least one of the majestic animals and leaving two injured. The crash happened on highway A-30 near the town Pozo Cañada, located about 180 miles southeast of Madrid, police...
© New York Post
Ministry truncates giant elephant project
Sun, 01 Apr 2018 03:00:00 +0200
The Interior Ministry has launched a probe into a project conceived by local state agencies in Chiang Rai to build what is hoped by local agencies will be an iconic giant elephant statue on an islet in the middle of the Kok River.
© Bangkok Post
Wild elephants go on rampage, damage crops
Sat, 31 Mar 2018 13:02:02 +0200
Wild elephants went on a rampage damaging crops in Narkodu Bellampare, Aletti village of Sullia taluk. A herd of six to eight elephants entered the arecanut gardens in and around Bellampare, pulling down arecanut, coconut and banana trees. According to...
© Deccan Herald
Foiling fatbergs, the elephants in the sewer
Thu, 29 Mar 2018 06:00:07 +0200
Science Lives: UCD lecturer Dr Tom Curran working on ways to avoid blockages in waste disposal
© The Irish Times
Five arrested over possession of elephant tusks valued at R600k
Wed, 28 Mar 2018 18:59:00 +0200
Five people were arrested for the unlawful possession of ivory in Lefaragatlha near Rustenburg, said North West police.
© Cape Times
SEE IT: Stunning footage shows elephant 'smoking' in India
Tue, 27 Mar 2018 16:55:16 +0200
An Asian elephant was caught on camera "smoking" in southern India, mystifying animal experts.
© NY Daily News
Memorial for elephant attack victim Manikandan triggers a raging debate
Mon, 26 Mar 2018 15:38:02 +0200
The demand for the construction of a memorial for forest officer S Manikanadan, who died in a wild elephant attack in Nagarhole Tiger Reserve, has turned into a raging debate. The officials of the forest department, IFS Association, retired forest officials...
© Deccan Herald
Rescued baby elephant reunited with wild mother
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 12:32:00 +0100
CHUMPHON: A baby elephant rescued after falling down a mountainside in Thung Tako district has been reunited with her mother and accepted back into the herd, after three weeks apart.
© Bangkok Post
Prosecute Idanre elephant killer, NCF tells Akeredolu
Wed, 14 Mar 2018 00:10:09 +0100
Maureen Ihua-Maduenyi The Nigerian Conservation Foundation has asked the Governor of Ondo State, Rotimi Akeredolu, to prosecute an indigene who recently killed an elephant in Idanre. An unidentified man had last week killed an elephant at Janiyi camp...
© The Punch
Whether on elephant ivory or HIV/AIDs, Trump camp’s words and deeds on Africa are colliding
Mon, 12 Mar 2018 01:09:57 +0100
On the outskirts of a sprawling reserve of Kenyan grasslands where endangered animals roam wild, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson lavished praise on an ...
© Japan Times

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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,...
© Deccan Herald
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,...
© Deccan Herald
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...
© Deccan Herald
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...
© Deccan Herald
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...
© Deccan Herald
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
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...
© Deccan Herald
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
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
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...
© Chicago Tribune
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...
© Deccan Herald
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