When the elephants are gone, The Greatest Show on Earth will never be the same again. Animal lovers worldwide welcomed the recent announcement of Feld Entertainment, the parent company of Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, to end elephant circuses by 2018. The company said 13 elephants will be finally off the road by then.
BEIJING (AP) — A popular documentary about China’s environmental woes that has been viewed hundreds of millions of times over the past week has been removed from Chinese websites.
BEIJING (AP) – China’s severe environmental problems and government pledges to fix them have dominated the start of the country’s closely watched annual legislative meeting this week, as leaders try to ease public worries about air, water and soil contamination that threatens to derail China’s economic rise.
It was shocking to hear of the secret cull of about 700 starving koalas in the Cape Otway region near the Great Great Ocean Road in western Victoria, but this does not come as a surprise.
KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — The chief of Nepal’s mountaineering association says human waste left by climbers on Mount Everest has become a problem that is causing pollution and threatening to spread disease on the world’s highest peak.
New Maldives law strips ex-president Mohamed Nasheed of party membership
Tue, Mar 31, 2015 10:23AM UTC
Solar-powered plane lands in China on round-the-world flight
Tue, Mar 31, 2015 10:17AM UTC
Thai junta chief may force safety reforms in aviation sector
Tue, Mar 31, 2015 9:36AM UTC