More than half of the 147 tigers rescued three years ago from a controversial Buddhist temple in Thailand have died, according to officials on Monday.
Researchers have revealed the horrific conditions that thousands of big cats are being forced to endure in industrial farms across South Africa and Asia.
Author Pitchaya Sudbanthad recalls learning about the importance of his family's spirit houses while visiting his grandparents in Thailand as a child.
The four female protesters who had the words "Secret Sisterhood" written across their shoulders demonstrated outside the Saudi consulate in Sydney.
"My brothers and family and the Saudi embassy will be waiting for me in Kuwait," 18-year-old Rahaf al-Qunun warned. "They will kill me."
"She's scared because she can't move. But, she is really strong and really brave," Caroline Bradner's sister said.
Deputy Prime Minister and Justice Minister Prajin Juntong explained that legalization would be carried out and managed under direct government control to ensure that "all benefits will go to the Thai people and the country."
Two people are killed by elephants on average each year in the area around the national park located in Thailand.
Australian man Luke Cook and his wife Kanyarat Wechapitak were allegedly involved in a criminal network.
"We don't want more deaths," said a Mexican senator. "It will be a major contribution to bringing peace to our beloved country."
Nearby fisherman came to the rescue when luxury vessel caught fire at sea.
The remains of a missing 61-year-old, who had frequented the restaurant, were discovered in the kitchen.
Campaigners are calling for the zoo to be shut down.
Four-fifths of the coral around the island has been destroyed.
"By the time they'd realized what it was, my entire toe bone had been eaten away," said Victoria Curthoys.
"I suggest that you call people you know in Thailand, find out what's actually going on and stop defending child rapists," the billionaire wrote to a reporter.
Patricia Espinosa said this year's extreme weather events "make the evidence clear that climate change is having an impact on the daily lives of people."
The boys thanked the rescuers for all their efforts and vowed to live life to the full following their "miracle" escape.
Vernon Unsworth says the case "is not finished."