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Cecil the Lion, before he was killed by American hunter Walter Palmer (EPA)

Cecil the lion: Animal psychic claims she has spoken to slain animal – and he has a 'profound' message to tell the world

'Take heart my child, I am finer than ever, grander than before'

Tunisia's president renews state of emergency for another two months

The state of emergency was imposed after a bloody attack on a beach resort killed 38 tourists, mostly Britons

Cecil the lion? Zimbabwean minister's confusion on death of animal dominating social media and news website around the world

'What lion?' the minister reportedly told a bemused press conference

Cecil the lion was killed by American hunter Walter Palmer

WildCru conservation project that was studying Cecil the lion gets £320,000 in donations

Donations have poured in to the conservation unit that was studying Cecil

Walt Palmer, left, who killed Cecil the Zimbabwean lion

Cecil the lion killing: Zimbabwe officials accuse US hunter Walter Palmer of 'absconding' and demand he returns to 'face justice for illegal acts'

'We are appealing to the responsible authorities so that he can be held accountable for his illegal action'

Walt Palmer, left, who killed Cecil the Zimbabwean lion

Cecil the lion killing: Hunter Walter Palmer wanted to kill a large elephant, claims guide

The Bronkhorst claimed he and the American dentist were 'devastated' when they saw Cecil's tracking collar and realised he was a protected animal

Where is Reunion island, what happened to MH370, and when did it disappear?

Debris which could be from MH370 was found on the island, thousands of miles away from where it is believed to have crashed

An African elephant is pictured on November 17, 2012 in Hwange National Park in Zimbabwe.

As the world mourned the death of Cecil the lion, five endangered elephants were killed in Kenya

Poachers killed five elephants in Tsavo West National Park on Monday

French gendarmes and police inspect a large piece of plane debris which was found on the beach in Saint-Andre, on the French Indian Ocean island of La Reunion

MH370: Boeing 777 wing that could match missing plane found on the French island of Reunion

The piece of debris could be from a Boeing 777, an aviation expert has said

The hunting of lions remains legal in Zimbabwe

How rich American tourists legally kill hundreds of lions each year

American tourists -- wealthy ones, given the high costs involved -- account for the majority of lions killed for sport in Africa

Kenyan politicans in Nairobi's parliament

Just one per cent of Kenyan national budget spent 'effectively and legally', audit reveals

Report follows Barack Obama's warning on the 'cancer of corruption' on the African continent

Cecil the lion: Two men appear in Zimbabwe court over 'illegal' hunt - as US hunter Walter Thompson goes into hiding

The American dentist is believed to have returned to the US

Kimmel breaks down during his show over Cecil the Lion

Jimmy Kimmel breaks down on live TV over the killing of Cecil the lion

Talk show host also compared the controversy to that surrounding Bill Cosby

Cecil the lion: Dentist Walter Palmer blames local guides in Zimbabwe for the scandal

'I had no idea that the lion I took was a known, local favorite until the end of the hunt'

Cecil the Lion

Walter Palmer: Cecil the lion killer revealed to be American dentist

The dentist allegedly paid £35,000 to hunt the animal with a crossbow

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