Latest seizure is the third by Indonesian Customs in recent times and is a blow to Sabah’s on-going elephant conservation efforts.
In 2013, some 70 elephants were killed by trains, thus the 'Plan Bee' effort is a way of getting these animals off the tracks.
An animal rights group is offering money and a hotel stay for credible information on the killers.
He says an electrical fencing keeping wild elephants from entering village in Kluang was not working.
After three hours of digging to build a makeshift ramp, the mud-covered babies managed to stumble out of the pit one-by-one as the rangers cheered them on.
A total of 116 elephants have died between October 2010 and September this year.
For now, they will get 99-year leases to enable them to get bank loans.
A trio of rare elephants led an unusual ceremony in the Sumatran jungle Friday, raising Indonesia's red and white flag to help mark the country's independence day.
In latest incident, tourist boat stumbles upon the carcass of a baby elephant during a cruise in Kinabatangan River.
Asian elephants snatched from the wild and conscripted to haul logs in Myanmar's timber industry live on average five years less than working elephants born in captivity, researchers said Tuesday.
An animal rights' group slammed a Singapore online store for selling jewellery made from tortured elephants.
The elephant was found dead at a plantation with severe injury to its foot.
However, the celebration was marred by the death of an orangutan in the wild.
Park says the juvenile elephant was handicapped and had difficulty swallowing his food.
State tourism, culture and environment minister Christina Liew is satisfied with the condition of the animals at the Lok Kawi Wildlife Park but says the facilities can be improved.
He wants to fast-track all necessary efforts to protect Sabah’s endangered wildlife.
The carcasses, found in oil palm plantations, had no signs of any gunshot wounds.
The Hambantota port has become a prime example of what can go wrong for countries involved in President Xi Jinping’s “Belt and Road” trade and infrastructure initiative.
A trumpet fills the air as two "elephants" charge, scattering Rohingya refugee actors at a training session in a camp which cuts deep into Bangladeshi forest once reserved for the protected species.
Minister to discuss with state wildlife department possible ways to solve the conflict between humans and elephants.
Today's savanna and forest elephants do not interbreed, unlike ancient species of elephants and mammoths.
Since starting operations about 30 years ago, the centre's staff have relocated over 700 wild elephants to areas deep within the jungle.
Sukau assemblyman Saddi Abdul Rahman claims Warisan is instigating people, claiming BN is 'afraid' of international NGOs opposing project.
Esmond Martin was stabbed to death in his house.
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