"Some guys poured fuel on my house and set it alight. The next morning workers were already pulling down my house."
Natalya Tatjana Strezhniova
""This is something that happened in the past, and of course it will happen in the future again.""
Director, Museum of Natural History Vienna & Professor, University of Vienna
""Priority must be given to the rescue of human lives and then the immediate docking at a safe port.""
Communications Officer, UNHCR
"I hope that one day I, my family and all displaced Syrians will be able to return to our homeland freely and independently."
""His effots have led to other countries taking up Operation ENABLE and later this year there will be a pan-European operation.""
European Traffic Police Network
"It is too early to say North Korea government is starting to play games with America and Chinese government."
Director of the Korean Peninsula Centre at Peking University
""This standoff shows how Europe has lost its moral compass in the Mediterranean""
Head of MSF Emergency Desk
""People have continued to come and die in this tense kind of limbo where the EU itself cannot reach a united policy""
World news editor, The Daily Beast
Thirty-six panda cubs born at the China Giant Panda Protection and Research Center this year have made their adorable debut
The vital statistics of creatures great and small are recorded
Danish zoos give their animals top-drawer medical support, but is it all for the cameras to stimulate public interest?
Bears are descending into the mountain cities of Romania in search of food
The first lady will attend a ceremony at which the cub will be named by China
Even pandas are having babies later in life.
A pregnant lion was trucked into Turkey along with another lion and two dogs late on Friday after they were rescued from their damaged zoo in
Baby giant panda twins are born at a research base in China.
As Europe swelters in a heatwave it is not only humans that head for the ice cream van.
Zookeepers at the Bioparco zoo in Rome have been handing
Tokyo zoo has released this new footage of a panda cub which was born last week.
The tiny new arrivals are on course to meet their first visitors by the end of the summer.
An orangutan in Vienna Zoo gets the hang of a fidget spinner
The video antics of Fiona the hippo have become ‘must-watch’ viewing for millions online, thanks to Cincinnati Zoo in the US. It has chronicled her
She was already a social media sensation.
Now Fiona the hippo, whose fight for survival enthralled online viewers worldwide, has made her first
A zoo in Australia has been showing off a rare new arrival – the birth of its first Asian elephant calf in nearly seven years.
Sydney’s Taronga Zoo
The first lion cub born at the Dallas Zoo in 43 years has made her first scheduled public appearance on Friday (19 May).
In April Copenhagen Zoo welcomed a new polar bear from Russia, but soon after he arrived, visitors and the zoo’s vets noticed the bear had suffered a damaged…
Following her emergency rescue on April 29 from a village in the central Indonesian island of Kalimantan, the albino orangutan is recovering at the Borneo Orangutan Survival (BOS) Foundation’s Orangut
A pair of white tiger cubs born at a Chinese zoo in early April are healthy and thriving. The baby Bengalis were born on April 6.
The last killer whale to be born at SeaWorld was delivered on Wednesday, April 19, at the company’s San Antonio park.