Adorable Two-Year-Old Elephant Dies Of Herpes

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Two-year-old elephant Umesh at the elephant park in the Zurich Zoo in Switzerland. (Zoo Zurich, Nicole Schnyder/Newsflash)

A two-year-old elephant has died despite keepers' best efforts after it contracted a herpes virus at Zurich zoo in Switzerland. Umesh, a young male, died on the evening of Tuesday,…

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Fishermen Leave Statues At First Underwater Museum Badly Damaged After Dropping Their Anchors On Them

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The statues in Turkey's first underwater museum in Side, Turkey, in February, 2022. (Newsflash)

Fishermen have left many of the first underwater museum's 117 sculptures - including a giant statue of Poseidon - badly damaged after flouting a ban on dropping anchors in the…

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Volunteers To Be Locked In Slammer To Test New Jailbird Rules And Hundreds Apply Despite No Compo

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The new Zurich West prison located in the city of Zurich in Switzerland. (Newsflash)

Officials in Switzerland are looking for volunteers to go behind bars to test procedures at a new prison - and hundreds of citizens have already applied, despite not getting a…

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Teen Girl Praised For Caring For Blind Cat With Cosmic Eyes Like Two Moons

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The blind cat from Canada, named Pico, that conquers social networks. (@pico_blindcat/Newsflash)

This blind cat with two huge eyes like twin moons has amazed owners by living life to the full, moving around the house and garden despite his disability. Pico, who…

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British Expert Declares Vienna Zoo Best In Europe For Sixth Time

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Polar bear cup Finja with mother Nora at the Vienna Zoo in Austria. (Daniel Zupanc/Newsflash)

A famous British zoo expert has declared Vienna Zoo the best in Europe for the sixth time. British zoo expert Anthony Sheridan has voted Schoenbrunn Zoo, the self-proclaimed world's oldest…

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Animal Cruelty Case Against Olympic Athlete Who Hit Horse During Pentathlon Dropped

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German athlete Annika Schleu in the moment when she failed to control her horse Saint Boy. (Newsflash)

An animal cruelty case against an Olympic athlete who allegedly hit her horse during the Summer Olympics in Tokyo has been dropped. Pentathlete Annika Schleu, 31, and national trainer Kim…

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Police Looking For Missing Girl For Months With Two Extremely Different Photos

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The Berlin police asked for help in the search for Miriam El-Hatini 15 years old in Berlin in Germany missing since June 2021. (Police Berlin/Newsflash)

Police in Berlin have been looking for this missing teenage girl for months using these two extremely different photographs. The first photograph, which police in the German capital Berlin have…

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Child, 5, Dies After Being Stung By Scorpion In Brazil Despite Being Given Serum Treatment

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Felipe Barbosa Francisco, 5, pictured, died after being bitten by a scorpion while playing at his great-grandmother's residence, in Valparaiso, Brazil, on 15th December. (Newsflash)

A five-year-old child has died in Brazil after being stung by a scorpion, despite being given an anti-scorpion serum. The incident took place in the town of Valparaiso, which is…

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Animals Enjoy Snow At Zoo As Austrian Capital Vienna Transforms Into Winter Wonderland

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The male Red panda named Manjul enjoying the snow at Vienna Zoo. (Daniel Zupanc/Newsflash)

These adorable images show how the animals at the world's oldest zoo are enjoying the city's first serious snow as the Austrian capital Vienna is transformed into a winter wonderland.…

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Endangered Mother Whale Gave Birth To Healthy Calf Despite Being Tangled Up In Ropes

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A whale that has been entangled in fishing gear for almost a year has been spotted off the coast of Cumberland Island in Georgia in the United States on the 2nd December 2021. (@WildlifeResourcesDivisionGADNR/Newsflash)

These images show an endangered mother whale that has been tangled up in rope for months that has given birth to a new calf seen here swimming alongside her in…

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