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South Africa rhino poaching dips from record high

Rhino poaching in South Africa surged during 2008-2014 to meet burgeoning demand in newly affluent Asian countries such as Vietnam.

Floods in India's northeast kill 40; endanger rare one-horned rhinos

The Brahmaputra river has burst its banks after torrential monsoon rains, swamping more than 2,500 villages in ...

Vietnam customs officers seize 1.5 kilos of rhino horn shipped on flight from Africa

The hidden shipment was identified as black rhino horn from the critically endangered species native to eastern and southern Africa.
May 08, 2017 | 07:50 pm GMT+7

Kenya's last northern white rhino joins Tinder

Endangered white rhino joins Tinder to find a mate hoping to raise funds for fertility treatment.
April 26, 2017 | 09:09 am GMT+7

South Africa's top court lifts ban on domestic sales in rhino horn

Critics are concerned that domestic rhino horn buyers could illicitly supply markets in Vietnam and China.
April 06, 2017 | 08:10 pm GMT+7

Saigon loves rhinos: Saving endangered animals, one graffiti at a time

Local and international artists come together in this beautiful street art campaign.
April 01, 2017 | 05:00 pm GMT+7

Vietnam seizes 100 kilograms of rhino horn from Kenya

The country is a hot market where a single kilogram of rhino horn can reportedly fetch up to $60,000.
March 15, 2017 | 08:08 am GMT+7

White rhino killed by poachers at French zoo

It was the first ever such incident in Europe.
March 08, 2017 | 11:45 am GMT+7

Things are getting better for African rhinos, but don’t thank Vietnam yet

Fewer rhinos are being killed, but activists don’t think Vietnam as the main market has done anything worth praising.
February 28, 2017 | 03:51 pm GMT+7

Vietnam destroys huge ivory, rhino horn cache

Conservationists have urged Vietnam's government to crack down on ivory and rhino horn smugglers.
November 12, 2016 | 06:59 pm GMT+7

Price of rhino horn plummets in Vietnam

Conservationists slam government for failure to hit wildlife traffickers.
September 29, 2016 | 11:03 am GMT+7

Tractors bigger threat to wildlife than climate

Farming and hunting pose a more immediate threat to wildlife than climate change.
August 11, 2016 | 12:00 pm GMT+7

South Africa says domestic rhino horn trade on ice, takes issue to top court

South Africa's department of environmental affairs said on Wednesday an on-again-off-again moratorium on domestic trade in rhino horn had been reinstated after it appealed to the ...
June 09, 2016 | 07:54 pm GMT+7

Arrow star goes on fighting for rhinos in Vietnam

Paul Blackthorne, an American TV series star has headed to Vietnam since May 19 on a campaign to promote awareness about rhino conservation in a country which consumes up to 90 ...
June 01, 2016 | 06:14 pm GMT+7

Poachers kill rhino in India after British royal couple's visit

Just hours after Britain's Duke and Duchess of Cambridge took a tour of Kaziranga National Park, a one-horned rhinoceros is found dead with its horn removed. Hours after a royal ...
April 15, 2016 | 02:04 pm GMT+7