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  • World’s oldest captive alligator marks 83 years in Belgrade zoo

    BELGRADE: Muja has lived through multiple bombing campaigns and several countries — all while never leaving a tiny pool in Belgrade’s zoo for 83 years, making him the world’s oldest captive alligator...

    While zookeepers don’t know his exact hatch day, the reptile arrived in Belgrade this week in August of 1937 from a German zoo...

  • World's oldest person dies in New York City, aged 116

    NEW YORK: The world's oldest living person, 116-year-old, Susannah Mushatt Jones, died on Thursday in New York City, a research group said...

    Jones's death makes Emma Morano-Martinuzzi, a 116-year-old woman in Italy, the oldest living person, according to the Gerontology Research Group...

  • Last giraffe at Lahore zoo dies of heart attack

    LAHORE: The last remaining giraffe at Lahore Zoo died of a heart attack on Monday, said Director Muhammad Shafqat...

    Zoo Deputy Director Mudassar Hasan told this reporter that the 14-year-old giraffe was seen moving in its yard by 3am and it was found dead by 5:30am...

  • Puma dies at Lahore zoo

    LAHORE: A male puma died on Saturday at Lahore Zoo, said Zoo officials...

    The puma named Moti, was nine-year-old and brought to Lahore Zoo from Karachi back in 2009...

  • Vulture day event at Lahore Zoo

    LAHORE: The World Wide Fund for Nature-Pakistan, in collaboration with Lahore Zoo, organised an event to celebrate the International Vulture Awareness Day 2015 at the zoo on Friday...

    The event included screening of the documentary, Missing Vultures, as well as quizzes and a clean-up activity of the zoo to highlight the importance of vultures in the ecosystem...

  • Lahore Zoo to buy white lions

    LAHORE: The Lahore Zoo, for the first time, is going to buy a pair of white lions which are not available in any other zoo of the country...

    “A white lion fascinates people because of its colour and to add a pair of white lions to the animals at the zoo is all about this fascination factor,” Lahore Zoo Director Hassan Ali told Dawn...

  • Lions devour teenager in Lahore safari zoo

    LAHORE: In a horrifying incident at the Lahore safari zoo, four lions killed a 17-year-old grass reaper...

    Safari officials said Hussain climbed a 12-foot-high fence on Tuesday night and jumped into the safari zoo to cut grass from the rear end of the enclosure which looks like a thick jungle...

  • Concerns pour in after private zoo bear’s video in Lahore goes viral

    LAHORE: A video of a bear shaking his head side-to-side and pacing around inside a cage that surfaced a few days ago on social media, causing concern among animal rights activists, was of the Bahria Orchard, a housing scheme which has its own zoo, it transpired...

    “How can an animal survive without water in this weather?”He said a committee had been formed with Changa Manga and Jallo Park vets, the assistant director of Lahore...

  • Two white tiger cubs likely died of Covid-19, Lahore Zoo officials say

    Two 11-week-old white tiger cubs that died at Lahore Zoo last month appear to have died of Covid-19, officials said...

    The cubs died in the zoo on Jan 30, four days after beginning treatment for what officials thought was feline panleukopenia virus, a disease that zoo officials said is common in Pakistan and targets cats' immune system...

  • Obama defends immigration as America’s ‘oldest tradition’

    WASHINGTON: President Barack Obama launched a full throated defense of open immigration policies Tuesday, hailing them as America’s “oldest tradition” amid a fierce election-fueled argument over the issue...

    “For more than two centuries its remained at the core of our national character, it’s our oldest tradition, it’s who we are, it’s part of what makes us exceptional...

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