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Ocean Park urged to disclose dolphin deaths after 'attempted suicide' video

Ocean Park moved earlier this week to dispel rumours that one of its dolphins had “attempted suicide” at the park's Marine Mammal Breeding and Research Centre, insisting that it was just normal behaviour.

Thursday, 30 May, 2013, 1:47pm 5 comments

Officials' neglect condemns dolphins

Dead dolphins have been a feature of north and west Lantau waters for many years but recently the frequency of mortalities has reached a tipping point.

11 May 2013 - 2:35am

How to test the waters for dolphins

The city may perform "virtual reclamation" to gauge the effects on endangered marine species of creating new land in the western waters. The idea, floated by the government as an unprecedented move, prompted green activists to cast doubts on its necessity.

22 Mar 2013 - 4:07am 2 comments

Briefs, February 4, 2013

Thirty French warplanes blasted Islamist extremist's training and logistics centres in northeastern Mali, hours after President Francois Hollande visited the African country, the military said. 

4 Feb 2013 - 5:22am

Briefs, October 19, 2012

Laid-off workers riot at sportswear factory

JAKARTA - More than 1,300 people clashed with security guards at an Indonesian shoe factory that supplies Adidas and Mizuno. The workers were laid off in July after walking out over demands for back pay following a rise in the minimum wage at the start of the year. AFP


19 Oct 2012 - 3:19am

The Cove (film)

If the Japanese government had their way, what happens at the cove would stay at the cove.

Luckily, dolphin conservationist Richard O'Barry and an elite team of activists will stop at almost nothing to expose the annual slaughtering of dolphins at the cove in Taiji, Japan.

26 Nov 2010 - 12:00am

The Cove

The Cove Richard O'Barry, Simon Hutchins, Mandy-Rae Cruickshank Director: Louie Psihoyos

Audiences at film festivals from Sundance to Sydney have lauded Louie Psihoyos' documentary and its unashamedly emotive stance. And The Cove is a film that deserves to be seen.

13 Dec 2009 - 12:00am

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