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It’s Illegal To Own Only One Guinea Pig In Switzerland Because They Get Lonely

If you love animals, you already know that animals have feelings you need to consider. In this case, you will love Switzerland too, as they’ve passed quite a few pet-friendly laws....

Hundreds of millions at risk of losing their homes due to Rising sea levels

Hundreds of millions of people worldwide are at risk of losing their homes as entire cities sink under rising seas over the next three decades, according to researchers. A new...

Telescope tracks 35 million galaxies in Dark Energy hunt

A super telescope has begun the most detailed survey of the Universe ever undertaken. The aim of the five-year programme is to shed light on Dark Energy - the mysterious...

Thai fisherman stumbles across precious whale vomit worth $320,000

A Thai fisherman is set for a windfall after he stumbled across a massive lump of 'whale vomit', worth an estimated $320,000. Jumrus Thiachot, 55, spotted the 14lbs piece of...

Yikes! Fox and rodent battle is top wildlife photo

It looks like it ought to be the subject of a funny caption competition but this picture taken in China's Qilian Mountains is deadly serious. The fox has surprised the...

Show commitment to environment- Rawlings charges Ghanaians

Former President Jerry John Rawlings has charged all Ghanaians to show responsibility to their environment and communities in our bid to confront the scourge of illegal mining. In an address...

Scientists discover plastic-eating worms that could save earth

Our planet is dramatically affected by plastic pollution, and unless we take the needed measures as soon as possible, we and our home will suffer and face even more...

‘Curious’ squirrel stops to smell a flower

A photographer managed to capture the moment a squirrel appreciates the beauty of a flower. The work of the Dutch photographer Dick Van Duijn is very popular, with over 180K...

Ghana calls on Chinese government for support in afforestation

The government has appealed to the Chinese government for support in afforestation, forest protection and timber diversification towards environmental sustainability. A  Deputy Minister of the Lands and Natural Resources in...

Hurricane Dorian lashes US as Bahamas counts cost

Hurricane Dorian is currently lashing the coast of the Carolinas as it moves slowly north. Tens of thousands of people are without power. The category three storm is expected to...

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Africa

ECOWAS Ministers of Information meet in Abidjan

The Ministers of Information and Experts from Member States of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) have disclosed the importance of the...

UN Sec Gen calls for investment in Central Emergency Response Fund

UN chief urges emergency fund support as one of the ‘most effective investments’ in humanitarian action The UN’s Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF), is “one...

World

Algerian ex-PMs get long jail sentences for corruption

An Algerian court has sentenced two former prime ministers to long jail terms amid a huge corruption investigation. Ahmed Ouyahia was sentenced to 15 years...

Trump impeachment: Democrats unveil formal charges

The Democratic-controlled US House Judiciary Committee has unveiled charges against President Donald Trump, a key move in impeaching him. The first article revealed by committee...