Iberian lynx rebounds from ‘endangered’ status

Iberian lynx rebounds from ‘endangered’ status

(LONDON) -- The Iberian Lynx has rebounded from "endangered" to "vulnerable," a new study by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) announced on Thursday.The population of the rare wild cat has more than tripled since 2022 -- growing from 648 in 2022 to a population estimated to be…
At least 600 Egyptians die in hajj pilgrimage: Source

At least 600 Egyptians die in hajj pilgrimage: Source

(NEW YORK) -- Around 600 Egyptians have died during the annual Muslim pilgrimage to Mecca amid scorching heat, a security source said, as authorities formed a crisis unit on Thursday to probe the deaths.The Egyptian fatalities are part of at least 1,000 deaths reported from this year’s hajj pilgrimage from…
At least 600 Egyptians die in hajj pilgrimage: Source

At least 600 Egyptians die in hajj pilgrimage: Source

(EGYPT) -- Around 600 Egyptians have died during the annual Muslim pilgrimage to Mecca amid scorching heat, a security source said, as authorities formed a crisis unit on Thursday to probe the deaths.The Egyptian fatalities are part of at least 1,000 deaths reported from this year’s hajj pilgrimage from different…
Kenyan protesters clash with police over controversial tax bill

Kenyan protesters clash with police over controversial tax bill

(LONDON) -- Crowds of Kenyans again took to the streets on Thursday in protest, clashing with police in Nairobi as nationwide demonstrations continue over a controversial tax bill.The controversial bill -- known as the Finance Bill 2024 -- has sparked discontent across the East African nation since first being presented…
Environmental protesters spray ‘orange powder paint’ on Britain’s Stonehenge

Environmental protesters spray ‘orange powder paint’ on Britain’s Stonehenge

(LONDON) -- Environmental protesters sprayed an orange substance across part of Britain's Stonehenge on Wednesday afternoon.British environmental activist group Just Stop Oil posted video of the incident on the social media platform X, showing two of its supporters spraying three of the stones within the prehistoric megalithic structure on Salisbury…