Gulf Times - rhino
Two arrested with 167 rhino horns in huge South Africa haul

Two arrested with 167 rhino horns in huge South Africa haul

South African police said on Sunday they had found 167 rhino horns believed to be destined for Asia and nabbed two suspects in a sting operation in the North West province.

Tenth rhino dead in Kenya after disastrous transfer

Tenth rhino dead in Kenya after disastrous transfer

The one surviving animal from last month's attempt to transfer 11 rhinos from Nairobi and Lake Nakuru national parks to Tsavo East is in a critical condition.

Nepal embarks on 'rhino diplomacy' with rare gift to China

Nepal embarks on 'rhino diplomacy' with rare gift to China

The young male and a female rhinos, Rudra and Rupsi, boarded a charted flight bound for Guangzhou along with a team of Nepali experts.

Maasai warriors hit boundaries in protection of white rhino

Maasai warriors hit boundaries in protection of white rhino

Under the gaze of the last male northern white rhino, a group of Maasai warriors in Kenya went into bat for the threatened species, wearing their traditional red shuka robes and clunky white cricket pads.

Zimbabwe to dehorn rhino to shut out poachers

Zimbabwe to dehorn rhino to shut out poachers

Zimbabwe plans to dehorn all rhino in its national parks to discourage poaching after 50 animals were illegally killed last year, a wildlife conservation group said on Tuesday.

Rare Sumatran rhino calf born in Indonesia

Rare Sumatran rhino calf born in Indonesia

A Sumatran rhino gave birth at a sanctuary in Indonesia on Thursday, an official said, taking the critically endangered species a step further away from extinction.

Hunt for rhino for translocation

Hunt for rhino for translocation

A Nepali team heads out to a location in Chitwan national park to identify a rhino for the translocation.

Panic as lions on the loose in Kenyan capital

Panic as lions on the loose in Kenyan capital

Wildlife rangers in the Kenyan capital were hunting for two lions which left Nairobi's national park and went into into "highly populated" areas.