Wildlife

World’s wildlife more at risk than realised
Thousands of underassessed species are facing conditions that put them at risk of extinction, a study finds
Poachers kill more rhinos in S Africa to meet Asian demand
South Africa-born cricket star and rhino conservationist Kevin Pietersen said it was 'catastrophic' to see the decline in numbers
Fifth endangered Bengal tiger born in Cuban zoo
Thousands of tigers once roamed the forests in Bangladesh, India and Nepal. But their numbers have plummeted to about 2,500, experts say
Are tigers in Sundarbans doing better?
Bangladesh, as well as the rest of the globe, is set to observe World Tiger Day on Friday
Australian animals at risk as environment deteriorates: report
Australia has lost more mammal species than any other continent and has one of the worst rates of species decline among the world's richest countries, a five-yearly environmental report card released ...
Animals in Madrid Zoo chew on popsicles for heatwave relief
With temperatures soaring above 40 degrees Celsius (104°F) amid a searing heatwave in Spain, Madrid Zoo's top celebrity, Bing Xing the giant panda, enjoyed watermelon popsicles on Wednesday provided b ...
After 40 years of extinction, rhinos return to Mozambique
Over four decades after they became extinct locally, rhinos are roaming again the wilds of Mozambique, which is bringing the endangered species from South Africa in efforts to breathe new life into it ...
Pakistan's Madhubala gets relief from dental pain
The 16-year-old elephant was suffering for years from dental infection and pain caused by a broken tusk
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