A pleasant day out to a wildlife park reportedly turned sour when a visitor was accused of assaulting a man and threatening him with a knife – apparently because it was his turn to pat the koalas.
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Tuesday 10 December 2013
A revolution in the flowerbed as Monty plots to make Britain bloom again
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
Johnny Cash: The Life by Robert Hilburn - book review: dark and light of a rocker who refused to walk the line
Tuesday 03 December 2013
Anyone with a passing interest in music or Hollywood cinema knows that John R Cash was born a white, country cotton-picker in 1930s America, and died revered by millions but an enigma to many of the few he loved.
Sunday 01 December 2013
Together we can not only do something to stop the slaughter of these animals, but also help those whose lives are being blighted by this unfolding crisis
Saturday 30 November 2013
Daily game walks, hungry hippos, luxury camps, tented suites, sundowners, and river-facing decks
Malaysia's notorious 'Lizard King' Anson Wong is back in business - to dismay of wildlife campaigners
Friday 22 November 2013
Undercover investigation finds he is still smuggling endangered animals despite his licences being revoked
Friday 22 November 2013
Would you be interested in meeting the orang-utan who takes his pet dog for daily walks? Would you find the sight of a duckling nuzzling at the teat of a cat almost unbearably adorable? And how about the kudu who fell in love with a giraffe? Cute overload, or what?
Thursday 21 November 2013
Campaigners from groups such as the World Development Movement claim giving nature a value amounts to an attempt to privatise it
Tuesday 19 November 2013
Report claims Coalition’s record on the environment has steadily worsened as more than a third of pledges not met
US to destroy entire six-ton stockpile of ivory in message to poachers – but experts say it could just make problem worse
Tuesday 12 November 2013
There are fears destruction just increases value of remaining stockpiles on illegal markets
Monday 11 November 2013
Three saddleback sows had escaped from woodland pen, but one had remained behind
Tuesday 05 November 2013
The Government’s badger cull is a “complete failure” and must be halted, animal rights campaigners and Labour demanded after shooting trials failed again to meet targets despite being extended.
Tuesday 15 October 2013
Funding for the Wildlife Crime Unit is under threat
Monday 07 October 2013
The owner of the controversial Oklahoma Zoo where the attack took place says the employee 'violated protocol' by sticking her hand inside the cage.
Thousands of teenage girls enduring debilitating illnesses after routine school cancer vaccination
Migrants in Kos: Photos show real tragedy after Brits abroad complain of 'awkward' holidays
British tourists complain that impoverished boat migrants are making holidays 'awkward' in Kos
Michael Gove determined to scrap the Human Rights Act – even if Scotland retains it
Threat to scrap Human Rights Act could see UK follow Nazi example, warns UN official
Church of England 'one generation away from extinction' after dramatic loss of followers
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