Topic: Augustine Tuuga
IVF attempt for Sumatran rhino fails
KOTA KINABALU: Sabah's hope for the survival of the critically-endangered Sumatran rhino took a hit after an attempt at in-vitro fertilisation failed.
Safer passage for wildlife in Sabah
KOTA KINABALU: It will be a safer passage for wildlife in Lower Kinabatangan with Japanese donors buying up 94ha of land to act as a corridor to link the fragmented forests.
1,423 people receive honours
KOTA KINABALU: Social activist Anne Keyworth, who dedicated her life to help less fortunate children and women in Sabah, is among the 1,423 people being...
Sabah ramps up hunt for poachers
KOTA KINABALU: Sabah wildlife investigators are keeping tight-lipped on the case of the cruel killing of a Borneo pygmy elephant as they ramp up the hunt for poachers involved in the killing of the animal.
There’s hope for the Sumatran rhino
KOTA KINABALU: There is a glimmer of hope for the critically endangered Sumatran rhino in the country after scientists managed to harvest an egg cell (oocyte) from...
Egg cell harvest may help save Sumatran rhino
KOTA KINABALU: Efforts to save Malaysia’s Sumatran rhinoceros from extinction may bear fruit after experts managed to harvest an egg cell from Iman, the last of the species in the country.
RM20,000 bounty out for elephant killers
KOTA KINABALU: A reward of RM20,000 is being offered for any credible information that leads to the arrest of the poachers involved in the brutal killing of an adult bull...
Jumbo’s body riddled with 70 bullets
KOTA KINABALU: A team of vets and wildlife officials conducting a post-mortem on an elephant in Sungai Udin, Tawau district, made a gruesome discovery on what...
Borneo pygmy elephant found dead in Malaysia
KUALA LUMPUR: A pygmy elephant has been found dead in a river on the Malaysian part of Borneo island, an official said Friday (Sep 27), the latest of the endangered creatures to perish.
Forensic team to probe jumbo’s death
KOTA KINABALU: Wildlife officials are looking into the alleged killing of a juvenile female elephant spotted being tied to a tree along the Sungai Udin riverbank in Dumpas...
Animals at wildlife park get a boost from volunteers
KOTA KINABALU: Animals at the Lok Kawi Wildlife Park, many of which were rescued and placed there for rehabilitation, can be seen playing around with their new toys, thanks to a group of volunteers who came over the weekend.
Rare two-headed turtle found in Semporna
SEMPORNA: The rare sight of a two-headed turtle hatchling has left turtle conservationists in amazement, as it emerged from a green turtle nest at Pulau Mabul near here on Monday (July 15).
Orang-utan named ‘Christina Liew’
SUKAU: Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Christina Liew toured parts of the Kinabatangan Wildlife Sanctuary on her maiden trip here by boat from Sandakan on Thursday.
It’s farewell to precious Tam
KOTA KINABALU: Malaysia bids farewell to its last male Sumatran rhino, fondly known as Tam, after the animal died but there is still hope that it may contribute its genes to the preservation of the species.
Malaysia’s last male Sumatran rhino dies
KOTA KINABALU: Malaysia’s last surviving male Sumatran rhinoceros died on Monday (May 27) following a bout of ill-health, leaving behind only one female in the country and pushing the critically-e...