With poachers now killing almost 11,000 a year for their ivory, urgent steps need to be be taken to stop the cull
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Monday 30 December 2013
Elephant poachers are using firearms left over from Mozambique’s civil war to slaughter elephants in neighbouring Tanzania
Tuesday 17 December 2013
In some areas, elephant populations have dropped by a staggering 80 per cent in six years
Scientists ‘incredibly concerned’ for fate of banana as plagues and fungus infections spread across world’s supplies
Monday 16 December 2013
Warning comes as Costa Rica declares 'national emergency' over state of crop
Tuesday 10 December 2013
Is there a place for hunting in conservation, with the money it earns put back in to stop poaching?
Sunday 08 December 2013
Just as money drives the poachers, so visitors’ dollars can give communities a sustainable reason to protect their valuable wildlife. Simon Calder looks at the possibilities for East Africa
Friday 06 December 2013
Two company directors have been disqualified from business after using a falsely valued ruby to inflate their failing company’s accounts.
Friday 29 November 2013
The families of two British teenagers who had acid thrown at them in Zanzibar have expressed their frustration at the “lack of urgency” to identify the men that did it.
Wednesday 27 November 2013
Former activist claims charismatic leader persuaded female followers to put him before their own families
Saturday 23 November 2013
Shared 1960s ideology originally led two of the rescued women to move in with male suspect
Thursday 07 November 2013
Tuesday 15 October 2013
Fastjet, the new budget African airline backed by Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou, announced the launch of its international flight operations yesterday.
Tuesday 01 October 2013
The Dutch police are pioneering a new approach to catching criminals, recruiting rats to sniff out crime.
Tuesday 24 September 2013
Singer said in the same 'great' week he was booed at the TED conference in Arusha, Tanzania
Saturday 14 September 2013
Incident comes after assailants threw acid over two British teenage girls on the island in August
Sunday 08 September 2013
Kirstie Trup will have to wear pressure garment after skin graft on her arm, back and shoulder
Climate change: 2015 will be the hottest year on record 'by a mile', experts say
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
Theresa May says migrants should be banned from entering the UK unless they have jobs lined up
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- 5 German police forced to ask public to stop bringing donations for refugees arriving by train