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Ivory poaching

Father-daughter duo held in Kolkata with ivory worth Rs 1.3 crore

Sources say that the seized articles comprise of finished, semi-finished and raw ivory which are together worth Rs 1.3 crore.

Mar 12, 2019, 17:29 PM IST

11,000 elephants lost to ivory poaching in Africa

Gabon`s Minkebe Park in Africa, home to the largest elephant population, has lost 11,000 elephants to ivory poaching since 2004, The Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) said.

Feb 07, 2013, 13:01 PM IST