In some areas, elephant populations have dropped by a staggering 80 per cent in six years
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Tuesday 07 February 2012
I could say it's good to be back, but I wouldn't mean it. I have just spent a week on a working trip in Tanzania, a country so rich in natural beauty and human warmth that it made the return to a frozen, snowbound Britain rather hard to take.
Saturday 24 December 2011
'The Karoo desert was strange but startling'
Saturday 03 December 2011
This stunning nation celebrates 50 years of independence on Friday, but its wonders have been millennia in the making.
Monday 31 October 2011
Sunday 14 August 2011
Saturday 11 June 2011
So what's his strategy?
See if you can work it out from the name of the shops. In recession-era Britain, discount retailing is performing very well; 99p Stores revealed yesterday that it made a £6.3m profit last year, three times as much as in 2009 and more than ever before.
Tuesday 07 June 2011
Diageo has agreed to buy out SABMiller's 20 per cent stake in its Kenyan unit for 19.5bn Kenyan shillings (£137m) through its East African Breweries unit.
Saturday 04 June 2011
Friday 27 May 2011
Wednesday 18 May 2011
The Rwanda army chief who called for ethnic Tutsis to be exterminated like "cockroaches" during the 1994 genocide was yesterday sentenced to 30 years in prison.
Tom Daley ‘is gay because his father died’ says UK evangelist
Iain Duncan Smith leaves Commons food banks debate early
David Cameron takes his biggest gamble yet as he gets tough on Europe over immigration
Kiss and yell: Italian protester charged with sexual assault after kissing riot police officer
Anachronistic and iniquitous, grammar schools are a blot on the British education system
Top PR exec Justine Sacco under fire for sending racist tweet before flying to Africa
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- 4 The publisher who played with fire: the battle for control of Larsson's £30m legacy
- 5 Police seize possessions of rough sleepers in crackdown on homelessness