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US dentist killed Zimbabwe’s Cecil the lion

29 July 2015

HARARE: A wealthy American dentist who used a bow and arrow to shoot Zimbabwe’s beloved Cecil the lion faced fierce criticism Tuesday amid allegations that it took 40 hours for the animal to die.

Sealed: MPS enforcement officers sealing off the entrance to the site in Taman Pinggiran Pelangi in Rawang.

Contractor stealing soil in 64ha land in Rawang gets RM25,000 fine

29 July 2015

SELAYANG Municipal Council (MPS) has issued a stop-work order and sealed a site in Taman Pinggiran Pelangi, Rawang where a contractor has been stealing soil in an area measuring over 64ha.

South Africa’s top poacher-hunting pooch flies into battle

28 July 2015

KRUGER NATIONAL PARK, South Africa: Barking and snarling in his cage, “Killer” -- South Africa’s most successful poacher-catching canine -- looks ready for another helicopter mission tracking down armed hunters who slaughter rhinos for their horns.

Endangered animals: The two baby orang utan during a Perhilitan press conference in Kuala Lumpur.
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Wildlife trafficker trapped

28 July 2015

KUALA LUMPUR: They had set up a meeting at a hotel via social media, hoping to lure a trafficker of illegal wildlife into their trap.

Group claims assessment for DASH is outdated

28 July 2015

RESIDENTS living along the Damansara Perdana to Mutiara Damansara section of the proposed Damansara-Shah Alam Highway (DASH) have reiterated their call to the Selangor Government not to include the alignment in the local draft plan (RTPJ2).

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DNA testing pinpoints ivory poaching hotspots

27 July 2015

By studying the DNA of seized ivory, wildlife conservationists have traced the hubs of elephant slaughter to Tanzania and Gabon in Africa.

We support Johor cloud seeding, says S’pore

26 July 2015

JOHOR BARU: Singapore says it is surprised by Johor state exco member Datuk Hasni Mohammad’s claims that the republic did not allow cloud seeding operations over the Sungai Lebam and Layang dams.

BN director: The Edge misled Malaysians

25 July 2015

KUALA LUMPUR: The authorities must take immediate action against all those involved in the 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) issue following the revelation by Xavier Andre Justo in a Singapore Straits Times report, says Datuk Abdul Rahman Dahlan.

WWF: Move will ensure sustainability

24 July 2015

KUCHING: WWF Malaysia supports the state government’s aspiration to have forest management units (FMUs) in Sarawak internationally accredited by 2017.

1 A signboard at the end of the road off Jalan Nenas, Kampung Sungai Kertas in Batu Caves stating that the land belongs to the state and trespassers will be prosecuted.

Illegal dumpsites still thriving in Gombak

22 July 2015

TEN illegal dumpsites in the Gombak district are still operating despite Mentri Besar Azmin Ali ordering the Selayang Municipal Council (MPS) to take action earlier this year.

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