A new Kenyan law aims to quell poaching by increasing the notoriously light penalties for the growing illegal trade
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Monday 27 January 2014
Protecting habitat and engaging the local community are crucial for both rhinos and elephants, says Christian Lambrechts, the managing director of Rhino Ark
Thursday 23 January 2014
Sarah Morrison finds out what traditional charities think of letting the poor spend it on what they like
Monday 13 January 2014
Every penny raised in the elephant appeal will be spent directly on wildlife conservation projects in Africa. Here's how.
Friday 10 January 2014
The man's family had started making funeral arrangements when he awoke
Thursday 02 January 2014
Two bombers among dead after police shoot and kill attackers as they try to make their way into the hotel
Thursday 02 January 2014
Area police chief says 'it cannot be anything else but a terrorist attack'
Monday 30 December 2013
Keleshi Parukusa was trusted with protecting rhinos – but the money on offer from poaching proved too tempting for him, he confesses
Sunday 29 December 2013
It's little wonder that villagers want to kill elephants when faced with deadly attacks, but new deterrents help them to co-exist
Elephant appeal: Photojournalist Kate Brooks documents the dangerous demise of these giants of the wild
Saturday 28 December 2013
As a photojournalist, Kate Brooks was used to documenting war zones. Then she discovered a new kind of genocide – the killing of Africa’s elephants
Friday 27 December 2013
Hopes of an end to hostilities in South Sudan were raised on Friday when the government agreed to a ceasefire.
Thursday 26 December 2013
Fighting persisted in parts of South Sudan’s oil-producing region today as African leaders tried to advance peace talks between the country’s president and the political rivals he accuses of attempting a coup in the world’s newest country.
Kenyatta war crimes trial: Prosecutor asks for delay after witnesses withdraw in case against Kenyan president
Friday 20 December 2013
The prosecutor of the International Criminal Court has asked judges to delay the start of the war crimes trial of Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta due to a lack of evidence.
Thursday 19 December 2013
Farmers have had crops repeatedly destroyed by marauding elephants
Tuesday 17 December 2013
Poachers have killed 1,000 rangers in a decade
Monday 09 December 2013
From Tony Blair to the Spice Girls, everyone wanted to be pictured with Nelson Mandela.
Rochester by-election: Ukip gains second MP as Tory defector Mark Reckless holds seat
'Beast of Bolsover' Dennis Skinner takes Ukip MP Mark Reckless to task moments after he is sworn in
Rochester by-election: Labour MP Emily Thornberry resigns after posting white van and England flags tweet
France 'blocks' Russian sailors from boarding a warship
The young are the new poor: Sharp increase in number of under-25s living in poverty, while over-65s are better off than ever
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