Giant Pandas removed from Endangered species list after half-century

After more than a half-century spent on the endangered species list, the Chinese bear has been reclassified as vulnerable species with effective conservation efforts, the Chinese authorities announced Wednesday. China’s state-run news agency Xinhua quoting conservation officials said ‘world’s rarest mammals’ are no longer an endangered species but vulnerable as tiring conservation efforts increase their population to 1800 in the

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Fact Check: Viral video showing crocodile ambush whimpering dog in Pakistan’s Hub Dam is FAKE

A gruesome clip purporting to show a crocodile attacking a whimpering dog is being shared on different social sites and WhatsApp groups with a message that the incident occurred in the Hub Dam – a reservoir in southeastern Balochistan. Initially, OtherNews was not been able to ascertain where exactly the clip is from as the caption with the viral video

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Duo arrested after minor boy mauled by ‘pet’ lion in Karachi

KARACHI: Two suspects have been booked on gross negligence after a 10-year-old boy was mauled by a pet lion in Gulberg Block 11 of Sindh capital. The move comes a week after the incident occurred. The CCTV footage of the attack, which apparently took place on May 14, had gone viral, questioning lawlessness in the country’s financial capital. It can

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WATCH – Three men saving villager booked for killing a leopard

ABBOTTABAD: Locals killed a leopard in Abbottabad’s Circle Bakote area after it entered the populated area on Tuesday. Three of the villagers named Abdul Rahim, Wajid and Zaheer have been booked for killing the four-legged carnivore. A video of the incident went viral on social media, where it can be seen how a man is clubbing a leopard repeatedly to

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Bid to smuggle 200 endangered baby tortoises foiled at Galapagos airport

QUITO: The Airport officials foiled an attempt of smuggling 200 endangered baby tortoises, wrapped in a plastic suitcase, at the Galapagos Ecological Airport, Officers discovered the baby tortoises in X-ray machines while going through a routine check. Following the bust, law enforcers then arrested a police officer, Nixon Alejandro. #URGENTE | Durante una inspección rutinaria entre @aerogalapagos y @parquegalapagos en

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Cost of human life – bullet for stray dog kills bystanding man in Faisalabad

FAISALABAD: In an enthralling but sad incident, shots fired to kill a stray dog ended up killing a man in the third-most-populous city in Pakistan. Town municipality worker identified as Amin escaped after allegedly killing a passerby citizen – identified as Ranjha. The gunfire injured the citizen seriously while he was rushed to the nearest medical facility where he succumbed

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