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125 kilograms of rhino horns seized at Hanoi airport

Hanoi customs said Sunday they’d seized 55 rhino horns weighing 125 kilograms in plaster blocks sent from the United Arab Emirates.

Malaysia seizes record $12 mln rhino horn bound for Vietnam

Malaysia has made a record seizure of 50 rhino horns worth an estimated $12 million at Kuala Lumpur airport.

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

Lions eat rhino poachers on South African reserve

'We had a stroke of luck here that the lions got to them before they got to the rhinos.'
July 06, 2018 | 08:19 am GMT+7

World's last male northern white rhino dies in Kenya

Conservationists put Sudan on dating app Tinder last year after all attempts to get him to mate naturally failed. 
March 20, 2018 | 03:03 pm GMT+7

One in 20 of South Africa's rhinos slaughtered in 2017

Demand for rhino horn surged in newly-affluent Asian ​countries, such as Vietnam.
January 26, 2018 | 10:30 am GMT+7

Thai police arrest Vietnamese 'kingpin' in wildlife trafficking

A Vietnamese national was arrested on Friday evening over the smuggling of 14 rhino horns worth around $1 million from Africa to Thailand.
January 20, 2018 | 03:38 pm GMT+7

Ballet in South African bush to raise awareness of rhino poaching

Ballet dancers perform at a conservancy in Limpopo province to raise funds for rhinos orphaned as a consequence of South Africa's ongoing poaching crisis.
September 26, 2017 | 02:36 pm GMT+7

3 Vietnamese arrested in Thailand for smuggling rhino horns

The group was busted trying to smuggle about $453,000 worth of rhino horns from Angola to Vietnam.
September 24, 2017 | 05:09 pm GMT+7

Say NO to illegal wildlife products!

The illegal wildlife trade is an urgent problem. A more urgent problem than most of us realize.
September 07, 2017 | 10:01 am GMT+7

S.Africa opposes online rhino horn auction

The auction website is in English, but also in Chinese and Vietnamese.
August 20, 2017 | 09:32 am GMT+7

Vietnamese man arrested in Thailand for smuggling rhino horn from Angola

The horn had been hacked into pieces, but was detected by an x-ray scanner at the airport.
August 11, 2017 | 10:44 am GMT+7

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.
July 24, 2017 | 04:44 pm GMT+7

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 India's Assam state.
July 13, 2017 | 04:21 pm GMT+7

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
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