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  • MC Mary Kom Lends Support to PETA Campaign for Elephants

    MC Mary Kom Lends Support to PETA Campaign for Elephants

    MC Mary Kom shot the advertisement for the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals ahead of the release of the movie based on her life starring Priyanka Chopra.

  • Poachers Threaten Lesser-Known Animals

    Poachers Threaten Lesser-Known Animals

    Wildlife poachers, hindered by India's efforts to protect majestic endangered animals including tigers and rhinos, have begun to think smaller. And activists say scores of the country's lesser-known species are vanishing from the wild as a result.

  • Animals Caught in Crossfire, Trapped at Gaza Zoo

    Animals Caught in Crossfire, Trapped at Gaza Zoo

    The lions sit dazed in the shade of their damaged pen, while nearby the decayed carcases of two vervet monkeys lie contorted on the grass of a Ga

  • Russian Bear Grumbles for Apples as Food Sanctions Hit Moscow Zoo

    Russian Bear Grumbles for Apples as Food Sanctions Hit Moscow Zoo

    Russia's drastic ban on food imports from Europe has claimed it first victims -- the rather choosy animals at Moscow zoo.

  • Grim End for Antelopes from Czech Zoo: South Africa

    Grim End for Antelopes from Czech Zoo: South Africa

    South African officials say eight antelopes sent to Johannesburg from a zoo in the Czech Republic were slaughtered because they were illegally imported and there was a risk that the animals could bring a disease into the country.

  • Brutus the Giant Crocodile Attacks Shark in Australia

    Brutus the Giant Crocodile Attacks Shark in Australia

    Tourists in northern Australia have been left stunned by two fierce animals going head-to-head -- a massive saltwater crocodile wrestling with a bull shark in its jaws.

  • Akshay Auctions Entertainment Costumes for Welfare of Stray Dogs

    Akshay Auctions Entertainment Costumes for Welfare of Stray Dogs

    Entertainment, releasing on August 8, also stars Mithun Chakraborty, Prakash Raj, Sonu Sood and Krushna Abhishek

  • Despite the Carnage, Gaza People Say War Must Go On

    Despite the Carnage, Gaza People Say War Must Go On

    After bombardment gutted his home in central Gaza, Nidal al-Khaldi says he has nothing left to lose and will support the "resistance" against Israel even if it means more vicious fighting.

  • Star Indian Shooter Heena Sidhu in Anti-Hunting PETA Campaign

    Star Indian Shooter Heena Sidhu in Anti-Hunting PETA Campaign

    The first Indian pistol shooter to be ranked number one in the world, Heena Sidhu, in an exclusive video interview, also talked on the cruelty of hunting animals after her tie-up with PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals).

  • Giant Anteaters Kill Two Hunters in Brazil

    Giant Anteaters Kill Two Hunters in Brazil

    Giant anteaters in Brazil have killed two hunters in separate incidents, raising concerns about the animals' loss of habitat and the growing risk of dangerous encounters with people, researchers said.

  • Refugees Return to Destroyed Neighbourhoods During Gaza Truce

    Refugees Return to Destroyed Neighbourhoods During Gaza Truce

    Palestinian refugees from Israel's Gaza offensive emerged from shelters as a brief truce began on Saturday to find many neighbourhoods destroyed and animals roaming the streets unattended.

  • West US Cave with Fossil Secrets to be Excavated

    West US Cave with Fossil Secrets to be Excavated

    For the first time in three decades, palaeontologists are about to revisit one of North America's most remarkable troves of ancient fossils: The bones of tens of thousands of animals piled at the bottom of a sinkhole-type cave.

  • Mexico's Circuses Caught up in Animal Rights Spat

    Mexico's Circuses Caught up in Animal Rights Spat

    Mexico's "circus wars" are heating up, with a growing movement to ban circus animals meeting rising anger from circus workers.

  • Mexico City Bans Use of Animals in Circus Acts

    Mexico City's government has enacted the legislation approved by the Federal District Legislative Assembly banning the use of animals in circuses in the capital, a measure that was criticised by the industry.

  • Poaching of Wild Animals a Serious Issue, Says Government

    Poaching of Wild Animals a Serious Issue, Says Government

    Terming poaching of wild animals as a serious issue, government today said wildlife in the country is "under stress" with illegal trade in South East Asia alone to the tune of USD 60 billion.

  • Australian Sheep Punched, Stamped on and Thrown: PETA

    Australian Sheep Punched, Stamped on and Thrown: PETA

    Footage showing sheep being violently abused by shearers -- including being punched in the face and hit with tools -- was condemned on Friday by Australia's Agriculture Minister as "exceptional and cruel".

  • Eating Rare Animals is a Criminal Offense in China

    Eating Rare Animals is a Criminal Offense in China

    The Chinese have long been famous for their cuisine and not always in a positive light. They are known to consume some of the most exotic animals, from porcupines to snakes to turtles, the kind of food you really don't expect on someone's plate.? Not only do the Chinese take pride in serving ju...

  • Crackdown on Menu for China's Animal Eaters

    Crackdown on Menu for China's Animal Eaters

    Porcupines in cages, endangered tortoises in buckets and snakes in cloth bags - rare wildlife is on open sale at a Chinese market, despite courts being ordered to jail those who eat endangered species.

  • Facebook Deletes Texas Teen's Hunting Photos Citing Animal Image Policies

    Facebook Deletes Texas Teen's Hunting Photos Citing Animal Image Policies

    Kendall Jones, 19, set off a social media storm after she posted photos of animals she killed on a South African safari.

  • Maharashtra Governor to Preserve Peacock Which Died at Raj Bhavan

    Maharashtra Governor to Preserve Peacock Which Died at Raj Bhavan

    Raj Bhavan, the Maharashtra Governor's official residence, is known for the several peacocks and peahens staying in its large campus. Nearly 15 of the captivating animals are known to make it their home. So, when one of them passed away, the governor...

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