Saudi prince hunted endangered birds, Pakistan officials say

A Saudi prince is alleged to have poached over 2,100 endangered and internationally protected birds in a 21-day hunting safari in southwest Pakistan`s Balochistan province, bringing the focus back on the practice that has been taking place for long.

Rare birds set free in Arabian peninsula

A total of 4,405 Asian houbara bustards were released within the UAE as part of the Sheikh Khalifa Houbara Reintroduction Project to restore wild resident populations in the country.

`Bird hunting creates friction between India, Pak`

The hunting of endangered houbara bustards by members of Arab royal families in Pak has led to the BSF complaining about the firing.