Himalayas visible from India for first time in 30 years

As the lockdown to stop the spread of coronavirus in India continues, pollution levels across much of the country have dropped sharply. Now some residents in northern India say they can see the snow-capped Himalayas 1200 miles/200 kilometres away for the first time in 30 years.

Gorillas, monkeys and other primates must be saved from 'impending extinction'

Despite gorillas, orangutans and lemurs being among the most popular wild animals, a factor that helps fund conservation efforts, their main threats are almost entirely caused by human beings.

Dog with the saddest eyes found abandoned and starving

This old, sad dog was found abandoned on the streets of Nafpactos, a town in western Greece. As beautiful as this town is, it has a long and sad history of abandonement, neglect and abuse when it comes to animals, especially dogs.

Coronavirus Lock down effects on animals [video]

Lockdowns due to Coronavirus have kept millions of people in their homes — and social distancing measures meant to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus — have brought clear skies, quiet streets and tranquil shores.