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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Activists cry victory as Thailand destroys tonnes of ivoryAn official holds seized elephant tusks to be displayed before its destruction
Activists cry victory as Thailand destroys tonnes of ivory
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
An official holds seized elephant tusks to be displayed before its destruction in Bangkok Wednesday. (AP photo) Related Stories The government Wednesday destroyed nearly 2.2 tonnes of confiscated elephant ivory in a ceremony presided over by the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Activists claim victory as Thailand destroys 2.2 tonnes of ivoryAn official holds seized elephant tusks to be displayed before its destruction
Activists claim victory as Thailand destroys 2.2 tonnes of ivory
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
An official holds seized elephant tusks to be displayed before its destruction in Bangkok Wednesday. (AP photo) Related Stories The government Wednesday destroyed nearly 2.2 tonnes of confiscated elephant ivory in a ceremony presided over by the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Bibek Debroy: The bee in an elephant bonnetseems to changeWhy elephants continue to be mowed down and nothing seems to cha
Bibek Debroy: The bee in an elephant bonnet
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
seems to changeWhy elephants continue to be mowed down and nothing seems to changeGoilkera is in West Singhum district of Jharkhand. That's where the Saranda forest is. If you have visited the National Railway Museum in New Delhi, you have seen... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nellie to Represent Malawi At RVK Fashion Week in South AfricaAll roads in the fashion world will lead to Ditsong National Museum of Cultural
Nellie to Represent Malawi At RVK Fashion Week in South Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
All roads in the fashion world will lead to Ditsong National Museum of Cultural History in Pretoria, South Africa where Nellie George, Founder and Owner of Nells Secret Possessions is expected to represent Malawi at this year's RVK Fashion Week from... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya Plans to Showcase Cultural Heritage in Chinese MuseumsNairobi — The Kenyan government has commenced discussion with Chinese authoriti
Kenya Plans to Showcase Cultural Heritage in Chinese Museums
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Nairobi — The Kenyan government has commenced discussion with Chinese authorities to help showcase the East African nation's cultural heritage in the Asian nation's museums, officials said on Monday. Director General, National Museums of Kenya,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Maralal Camel Derby Perks Up Samburu CountyNairobi — Tourism was on a new high last weekend when Samburu County hosted the
Maralal Camel Derby Perks Up Samburu County
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Nairobi — Tourism was on a new high last weekend when Samburu County hosted the 26th edition of the Maralal Camel Derby. Hotels in Samburu County were in full capacity as both locals and international tourists swarmed to the location to witness the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Human Trophies Spark OutrageLawyers and relatives of slain heroes of the First Chimurenga, whose skulls are
Human Trophies Spark Outrage
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Lawyers and relatives of slain heroes of the First Chimurenga, whose skulls are displayed in British museums, yesterday expressed outrage over the barbarism of the British government that continues displaying the heads of Zimbabwean heroes while... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cecil - Fame in Africa's Zoological GardenCecil is dead, killed by James Palmer, an American dentist. He was 13. He has f
Cecil - Fame in Africa's Zoological Garden
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
Cecil is dead, killed by James Palmer, an American dentist. He was 13. He has followed the death-steps of his namesake, John Cecil Rhodes, who left this earth in 1902. Rhodes sleeps at Matopo, atop that sacred hill. He sleeps well, unmolested,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Travel new and now: Harley exhibit, park film, Airbnb AfricaHarley-Davidson design exhibit in Milwaukee Fans of motorcycle culture have un
Travel new and now: Harley exhibit, park film, Airbnb Africa
TribLIVE / Posted 19 days ago
Harley-Davidson design exhibit in Milwaukee Fans of motorcycle culture have until Labor Day to see an exhibit at the Harley-Davidson Museum in Milwaukee that celebrates the design work of Willie G. Davidson. Davidson became the brand's first design... Read more
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Washington Post
The Travel section’s most frequently asked questionsDuring our weekly Talk About Travel Web chats, we have noticed that some querie
The Travel section’s most frequently asked questions
Washington Post / Posted 21 days ago
During our weekly Talk About Travel Web chats, we have noticed that some queries appear repeatedly like unclaimed pieces of luggage on the baggage carousel. We have culled the most common questions and provided answers — hopefully... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
This weekend will feature many art events in LovelandA weekend for artists at the Columbine Gallery this weekend will showcase the p
This weekend will feature many art events in Loveland
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 21 days ago
A weekend for artists at the Columbine Gallery this weekend will showcase the paintings of artists against poaching, and benefit a Tanzanian sanctuary for orphaned animals. The PhotogrAfrica exhibit at Independence Gallery on Fourth Street also pays... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
This weekend will feature many art events in LovelandA weekend for artists at the Columbine Gallery this weekend will showcase the p
This weekend will feature many art events in Loveland
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 21 days ago
A weekend for artists at the Columbine Gallery this weekend will showcase the paintings of artists against poaching, and benefit a Tanzanian sanctuary for orphaned animals. The PhotogrAfrica exhibit at Independence Gallery on Fourth Street also pays... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Major David Goddard, maritime curatorEarly exhibits included a pearling dhow presented by the ruler of Bahrain and a
Major David Goddard, maritime curator
Daily Telegraph / Posted 22 days ago
Early exhibits included a pearling dhow presented by the ruler of Bahrain and a 120-ton two-masted trading dhow, given by the government of Kuwait. Other exhibits included a reed boat from Lake Titicaca and several Welsh coracles. Some boats were... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Architectural Masterpiece That Combines Heritage and ArtIf you want to combine the love of art and excitement of watching wildlife, the
The Architectural Masterpiece That Combines Heritage and Art
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
If you want to combine the love of art and excitement of watching wildlife, then the second floor of African Heritage House is the place to be. The iconic building at Athi River offers its visitors some of the best views of the Nairobi National... Read more
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Newswise
4 Million Years at Africa's Salad Barmammals tried grass, but many switched diets or went extinct Available for log
4 Million Years at Africa's Salad Bar
Newswise / Posted 24 days ago
mammals tried grass, but many switched diets or went extinct Available for logged-in reporters onlyCitationsProceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, week of Aug. 3, 2015 SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 3, 2015 – As grasses grew more common in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Scientists to Discuss History of First Human FindingsArusha — International scientists and researchers of the origin of humankind ar
Scientists to Discuss History of First Human Findings
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
Arusha — International scientists and researchers of the origin of humankind are set to meet in Dar es Salaam this week to discuss and review scientific findings of the history of the first human being. The East African Association for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
A Glimpse of What Was, What Is and What Might Have BeenThe British artist LS Lowry, who died aged 89, painted as he often said, "from
A Glimpse of What Was, What Is and What Might Have Been
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
The British artist LS Lowry, who died aged 89, painted as he often said, "from childhood to childhood." And as he grew ever older the question that nagged at him was, "Will I live?"... by which he meant would his work live on after him; would his... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Reflections On Our Cecil, the Zimbabwean LionCecil the lion is trending on social media and in international media. Not sinc
Reflections On Our Cecil, the Zimbabwean Lion
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 days ago
Cecil the lion is trending on social media and in international media. Not since Simba, of The Lion King fame, has a lion captured the world's imagination in this way. His killing has outraged all decent people around the world. The perpetrator, an... Read more
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The Huffington Post
New Exhibit Is A Glossy And Disturbing Look At Modern PrivilegeYou may know that we live in a world of stunning inequality. But do you know wh
New Exhibit Is A Glossy And Disturbing Look At Modern Privilege
The Huffington Post / Posted 29 days ago
You may know that we live in a world of stunning inequality. But do you know what that looks like? "One Percent" will debut in China in September, and is scheduled to travel through places like Nigeria, Guatemala, Dubai and Chicago during the fall... Read more
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International Business Times
Cecil the lion killer Walter Palmer: 6 notorious trophy hunters including Salman KhanThe American hunter exposed as the killer of Cecil the lion is facing calls for
Cecil the lion killer Walter Palmer: 6 notorious trophy hunters including Salman Khan
International Business Times / Posted 30 days ago
The American hunter exposed as the killer of Cecil the lion is facing calls for prosecution, as two men involved in the hunt appeared in court with poaching charges in Zimbabwe. Cecil, one of the park's most famous attractions, was reportedly lured... Read more
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BC Local News
Adventures: Air museums and airshows – come fly with mecash), a forage cap, and shiny Central African Airways brass wings pinned to my
Adventures: Air museums and airshows – come fly with me
BC Local News / Posted a month ago
cash), a forage cap, and shiny Central African Airways brass wings pinned to my right shoulder. They were historic years of change for Africa and me. Zimbabwe, Zambia, Malawi, Kenya, and Tanzania all became independent. The great and the good... Read more
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Cloverdale Reporter
Adventures: Air museums and airshows – come fly with mecash), a forage cap, and shiny Central African Airways brass wings pinned to my
Adventures: Air museums and airshows – come fly with me
Cloverdale Reporter / Posted a month ago
cash), a forage cap, and shiny Central African Airways brass wings pinned to my right shoulder. They were historic years of change for Africa and me. Zimbabwe, Zambia, Malawi, Kenya, and Tanzania all became independent. The great and the good... Read more
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iol.co.za
Obama meets an ancient 'ancestor'REUTERSDr Zeresenay Alemseged Lemseged, centre, of the California Academy of Sc
Obama meets an ancient 'ancestor'
iol.co.za / Posted a month ago
REUTERSDr Zeresenay Alemseged Lemseged, centre, of the California Academy of Sciences, laughs at a quip by President Barack Obama (2ndR) as he and Ethiopia's PM Hailemariam Desalegn, right, look at the bones of Lucy at the National Palace. Picture:... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Obama meets Lucy, an ancient 'ancestor,' in EthiopiaADDIS ABABA: Barack Obama came to Africa partially to connect with the continen
Obama meets Lucy, an ancient 'ancestor,' in Ethiopia
Channel NewsAsia / Posted a month ago
ADDIS ABABA: Barack Obama came to Africa partially to connect with the continent of his forefathers. On Monday, he met an ancestor of an altogether different kind: "Lucy," the 3.2 million-year-old partial skeleton of a hominid discovered in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Jane Goodall's Ongoing CampaignAt 81, travelling 360 days a year to champion the cause of chimps, Dr Jane Good
Jane Goodall's Ongoing Campaign
AllAfrica.com / Posted a month ago
At 81, travelling 360 days a year to champion the cause of chimps, Dr Jane Goodall is still lithe of limb and incredibly fresh-faced in her trademark ponytail. She was visiting Kenya recently on the 55th anniversary of her chimpanzee research in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
A Fascinating Tour of the Snake ParkEven as a child, the Nairobi Snake Park at the Nairobi National Museum was one
A Fascinating Tour of the Snake Park
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
Even as a child, the Nairobi Snake Park at the Nairobi National Museum was one of the most fascinating places I had been to. Back then, I would stand transfixed by the glass terrariums, staring at the scales and patterns of snakes in motion and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Primatologist Jane Goodall Hosts Talk in NairobiJane Goodall, the world's foremost expert on chimpanzees, is best known for her
Primatologist Jane Goodall Hosts Talk in Nairobi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
Jane Goodall, the world's foremost expert on chimpanzees, is best known for her 55-year study of social and family interactions of wild chimpanzees in Gombe Stream National Park, Tanzania. Goodall hosted an inspirational talk on her work in apes... Read more
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express
The royal marriage that almost never happenedher love for Philip with opposition from those who considered him unsuitable.
The royal marriage that almost never happened
express / Posted 1 months ago
her love for Philip with opposition from those who considered him unsuitable. JUST WED: Princess Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh wave to the crowds For almost seven decades Prince Philip has been at the Queen’s side and a bedrock of the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Around the world in 50 photos: President Obama's amazing travel albumObama's around the world in 50 pictures: Amazing travel album made up of one sh
Around the world in 50 photos: President Obama's amazing travel album
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
Obama's around the world in 50 pictures: Amazing travel album made up of one shot for every country he's visited as President Barack Obama's current visit to his father's homeland of Kenya marks the 50th country he has traveled to as U.S.... Read more

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