Cambodia seizes three tonnes of ivory in record haul

Cambodian customs on Friday seized more than three tonnes of ivory -- the country`s largest-ever haul of elephant tusks -- hidden in a container of beans.

Two female tusks seized; four smugglers held

Two female elephant tusks have been seized from four poachers in Kadambur forest area, department officials said.

Vietnam seizes 2 tons of elephant tusks

State media say authorities in Vietnam have seized nearly 2 tons of elephant tusks illegally imported from Malaysia.

Kerala wildlife chief seeks to destroy 8,000 kg ivory

The chief wildlife warden of Kerala has sought permission from the state government to destroy around 8,000 kg of elephant tusks in possession of the forest department since the 1980s.