The vaquita is a rare porpoise that lives only in the Gulf of California in Mexico. They're shy and rarely seen - except when they are pulled up to the surface, dead, in nets.
Destructive fishing is responsible for driving the vaquita towards extinction.
Meet this still largely unknown project : Rawabi is the first master-planned city in the heart of Palestine. Rawabi is now ready for its first residents -except that there is no running water. Thanks to Israel.
Nina rarely ventures outside of her house in Ivory CoastâEUR(TM)s commercial capital, Abidjan, since her 5-year-old son Benitier was kidnapped and mutilated in November. She wonâEUR(TM)t let her oldest son go to school.
North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un has urged his army to prepare for war with the United States and its allies, state media said Saturday, as Pyongyang ramps up the rhetoric ahead of US-South Korea military drills.
In a long interview in biggest-selling Israeli newspaper, Meir Dagan gave trenchant critique of Netanyahu leadership & Iran stance, saying his policies are destructive to the future & security of Israel. He's headlining anti-Bibi Tel Aviv rally March 7
Striking similarities between the objectives of Churchill's speech some 75 years ago & Netanyahu's today; both seek to avert global conflagration. And, like Churchill's in the 1930s, Netanyahu's is the lone voice among world leaders today.
(Reuters) - Tens of thousands of Russians marched through central Moscow on Sunday, carrying banners declaring "I am not afraid" and chanting "Russia without Putin" in memory of murdered Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov.
The Hindustan Times says 71-year-old Ernest Fenwick MacIntosh from Nova Scotia was found guilty of sexual assault by a court in Lalitpur near Kathmandu.The Hindustan Times says the court also gave MacIntosh a fine of one million Nepalese rupees,
As Netanyahu heads to Washington to deliver Tuesday's controversial speech to Congress on Iran, activists are spending Sunday trying to shut down the annual conference of the American Israel Public affairs Committee (AIPAC).
State media reported Thursday that President Xi Jinping has told government officials to quit their positions in calligraphy associations and other art groups. The ban applies to retired officials as well.
CARACAS, Venezuela âEUR" Venezuela will shrink the size of the U.S. Embassy staff, limit the activities of U.S. diplomats and require American citizens to apply for visas if they want to come bask on the beach.
Nearly 1,000 protesters âEUR" Palestinians, Israelis and internationals âEUR" marched to celebrate 10 years of popular struggle in the West Bank village BilâEUR(TM)in. Soldiers responded with tear gas, pepper spray and arrests.
A spate of infants deaths have been reported from public hospitals in Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and West Bengal. They are a reflection of the prevailing social, economic, cultural and political conditions.
Two arch enemies, Kalvakuntla Chandrasekhara Rao and Nara Chandrababu Naidu, have been at logger heads for nearly a decade and a half, never missing an opportunity for a fling at each other. Telangana state, the fiery bone of contention between them, has
The proverbial elephant is worth its weight, dead or alive. Likewise, whether in power or outside, in victory or defeat, Rahul Gandhi is always news, whatever he says or does not say, whatever he does or fails to do.