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72-year-old elephant, gifted to U.S. by India, euthanised at Washington zoo

Ambika was captured in the Coorg forest when she was about 8 years old and given to the zoo as a gift from the children of India in 1961.

elephant - The Hindu
9:06pm PDT - March 28th, 2020

Coronavirus: Dolly Parton says 'Don't be too scared, it's going to be all right'

Dolly Parton shared a video to Instagram to encourage her followers to keep the faith during the coronavirus pandemic.

elephant - USA Today
11:37am PDT - March 28th, 2020

Huawei hopes the P40 Pro can lure you away from Google

Huawei has a new flagship series of phones, which come without Google’s apps or services. The P40, P40 Pro, and P40 Pro Plus run on its 5G Kirin 990 processor, have up to four rear cameras, and up to 90Hz displays.

elephant - The Verge
6:30am PDT - March 26th, 2020

Coronavirus may mean Botswana's hunting season is cancelled

First hunting season after controversial ban was lifted likely to be hit by coronavirus pandemic.

elephant - Al Jazeera English
6:10am PDT - March 24th, 2020

Mammal study explains 'why females live longer'

Across wild mammal species, females live over 18% longer than males because of genetics and environment.

elephant - BBC News
3:06am PDT - March 24th, 2020

Dolphins in the Venice canals? Nope, that didn't happen.

The global coronavirus outbreak has produced some surreal sights over the past few weeks. Famous tourist destinations in Italy and New York City are ghost towns right now as people have been told to stay indoors. This has led to an onslaught of viral posts cl…

elephant - Mashable
12:06pm PDT - March 21st, 2020

NSS reiterates call to shun wedding luxury

Community members told not to splurge on festivals, fireworks, elephant craze, rituals

elephant - The Hindu
10:05am PDT - March 21st, 2020

Did Spanish spies harass ex-king's 'lover'?

Corinna zu Sayn-Wittgenstein has accused Spanish intelligence of waging a campaign against her.

elephant - BBC News
5:16pm PDT - March 14th, 2020

2,000 doctors to be recruited in April to fill vacancies in PHCs, government hospitals

Sriramulu says process under way for appointing 800 nurses

elephant - The Hindu
12:55pm PDT - March 12th, 2020

Man injured in elephant attack in Tumakuru dies

Venkatachala Murthy was going to the construction site of his house near his field in Kolihalli when the tusker attacked him and trampled him.

elephant - The Hindu
11:49pm PDT - March 9th, 2020

Majestic start to Guruvayur fete

Hundreds witness elephant race which had 25 participants

elephant - The Hindu
9:56am PST - March 6th, 2020

Elephant runs amok on temple premises

Panic at Olari for nearly two hours even as mahout has a miraculous escape

elephant - The Hindu
9:48am PST - March 6th, 2020

US threatens to pull big tech’s immunities if child abuse isn’t curbed

The Department of Justice is proposing a set of voluntary principles that take aim at tech giants in an effort to combat online sexual abuse. The principles are part of a fresh effort by the government to hold the tech companies accountable for the harm and a…

elephant - TechCrunch
10:48am PST - March 5th, 2020

President Trump’s Disgraceful Peace Deal with the Taliban

There is a difference between peace and retreat. The Trump administration’s agreement with the Taliban represents a full retreat. It’s an agreement that most Republicans would deplore if a Democrat president made the deal, and they’d be right to be angry. Let…

elephant - Time
9:25am PST - March 3rd, 2020

'Altered Carbon' Got a Season 2 Revamp—and It's Just What the Show Needed

Following a rocky first season, the neo-noir adaptation gets a major sleeve upgrade for Season 2—both in front of the camera, and behind it.

elephant - Wired
6:00am PST - February 28th, 2020

New Jersey's 65-foot tall Lucy the Elephant will soon be open to overnight guests

Lucy the Elephant, a Margate, New Jersey-based attraction whose claim to fame is being the world's largest elephant and the oldest roadside attraction in the United States, will soon open its doors to overnight guests for the first time in over 100 years.

elephant - CNN
11:25pm PST - February 27th, 2020

Another University of Oklahoma professor uses the 'N-word' during a lecture

After one professor compared "OK boomer" to the N-word, another University of Oklahoma professor used the slur in class.

elephant - USA Today
3:07pm PST - February 27th, 2020

Elephant Death Rites | | WILD Foundation

How do elephants mourn? A touching story from Mali illustrates elephants' complex social structures.

elephant - Reddit /r/all
8:05am PDT - August 4th, 2010