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Why dogs are not meant to be eaten

There are many reasons for people to avoid eating dog meat, health is one of them.

Snakes on a plate: Vietnam's coiled cuisine

With their meat served up in a wide array of dishes and blood added to rice wine, snakes make a reputedly ...

Meet the elephant nannies of the Central Highlands

Think babysitting is difficult? These caregivers have been taking care of forest elephants three times their size for over three years.
September 07, 2018 | 11:09 am GMT+7

Myanmar-Thailand highway branded 'ecological and social disaster'

Community and conservation groups in Myanmar have branded a planned highway linking a port project to Thailand an “ecological and social disaster.”
September 01, 2018 | 10:10 am GMT+7

Vietnam province scrambles to save endangered monkey

A central Vietnam province is trying to buy back acacia plantations to save critically endangered douc langurs.
August 10, 2018 | 03:55 pm GMT+7

Australia to 'vehemently' oppose Japan push to ease whaling ban

Australia Thursday vowed to "vehemently" oppose a new push by Japan to undermine a global moratorium on commercial whaling.
August 02, 2018 | 10:04 am GMT+7

Behold the Amazonian eco-warrior drag queen

A gay biologist is fighting for the environment and inspiring children to do so in the most indigenous way he could.
July 27, 2018 | 03:40 pm GMT+7

Mekong Delta’s splendors now a relic of the past

Development policies have all but destroyed the natural bounty that the delta was blessed with.
July 26, 2018 | 10:11 am GMT+7

Vietnam welcomes China collaboration in breeding rare Sword Lake turtles

Vietnamese officials say collaborating with China to breed the rarest turtle species in the world is a great conservation opportunity.
July 24, 2018 | 02:52 pm GMT+7

Ninth rhino dead after failed move to new park in Kenya

A ninth critically endangered black rhino has been reported dead after a botched operation to move the animals to a new reserve in southern Kenya.
July 18, 2018 | 02:24 pm GMT+7

Hue lists French architectural heritages for conservation

27 buildings and structures from the French colonial area, but preservation plans yet to be finalized.
June 19, 2018 | 10:56 am GMT+7

Five dead tiger cubs found trafficked by car in central Vietnam

The cubs' dried bodies were planned to be sold to wine brewers for $3,080.
June 06, 2018 | 08:43 am GMT+7

Vietnamese man jailed for keeping 7,000 stuffed endangered sea turtles

Prosecutors call it the largest illegal taxidermy operation ever discovered worldwide.
June 05, 2018 | 10:00 am GMT+7

Unmapped roads raise risk to Southeast Asian rainforests: study

'Large-scale forest clearance is preceded by the growth of road networks.'
May 27, 2018 | 03:17 pm GMT+7

New record of giant muntjac in Vietnam raises conservation hope

Large-antlered muntjac is one of the rarest species in Southeast Asia.
May 24, 2018 | 11:25 am GMT+7
 
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