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Rhino horn poaching hits new record in South Africa

Rhino horn poaching hits new record in South Africa

Oct 03, – If the trend keeps at its current pace, more than 1,000 rhinos would be killed in 2014, putting the species on the brink of a population decline that the ministry has said could lead to the end of wild rhinos in about a decade. The number of rhinos killed by poachers has […]

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SARS-like Coronavirus claims new life in Saudi

SARS-like Coronavirus claims new life in Saudi

May 25, AP – A man who had contracted the coronavirus has died in Saudi Arabia, raising the death toll in the Kingdom from the SARS-like virus to 17, the health ministry announced on its website on Wednesday “A male non-Saudi died on Tuesday in a hospital in the Qassim region where he had been […]

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Plane carrying 130 people catches fire landing in Moscow; no injuries

Plane carrying 130 people catches fire landing in Moscow; no injuries

May 19, MOSCOW (AP) — The Emergencies Ministry says none of the passengers and crew members were injured by the fire on the landing gear of the Boeing 737 at Vnukovo Airport on Saturday. A ministry statement said the plane belonging to Russian carrier UTair (YOOT-air) was flying to Moscow from the southern city of […]

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New case of deadly coronavirus detected in Saudi Arabia

New case of deadly coronavirus detected in Saudi Arabia

May 19 AP – Riyadh: A new case of the deadly coronavirus has been detected in Saudi Arabia where 15 people have already died after contracting it, the health ministry announced on Saturday on its internet website. “One new case of novel coronavirus recorded in the Eastern Region” where most of the kingdom’s cases have […]

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