Former public school teacher, 62, is on the brink of death on day 40 of hunger strike

A former public school teacher is on the brink of death on day 40 of hunger strike over an unresolved complaint against Marriott Hotels.   John Shepherd, 62, who is on day 40 of the hunger strike, has been battling Mariott Hotels since 2008 after a car park was built next to his flat in Thailand.     … Read more Former public school teacher, 62, is on the brink of death on day 40 of hunger strike

Waitrose BANS sale of coconut products made from fruit harvested by ‘slave’ monkeys

Waitrose BANS sale of coconut products made from fruit harvested by ‘slave’ monkeys Peta Asia found Thai farms training monkeys to pick up to 1,600 coconuts a day Pigtailed macaque have been made to carry loads higher than their bodyweight Ocado, Boots and the Co-op have stopped selling products using monkey labour By Joe Davies … Read more Waitrose BANS sale of coconut products made from fruit harvested by ‘slave’ monkeys

Johnson ‘set to green-light holidays to 95 destinations’ – but only a dozen will let Britons enter

Boris Johnson ‘is set to green-light holidays to 95 destinations’ – but only a dozen will have air bridges in place to let Britons enter from Day One on Monday Boris Johnson is set to announce Britons can travel to the majority of the EU Other permitted destinations will include all British overseas territories and … Read more Johnson ‘set to green-light holidays to 95 destinations’ – but only a dozen will let Britons enter

Footage shows how clean the air is after coronavirus lockdown in Bangkok

Extraordinary footage shows how three months of coronavirus lockdown have cleaned the Bangkok skyline Footage shows air pollution in Bangkok, Thailand has significantly reduced after three months of lockdown Tropical skyline was clouded in a toxic smog made of harmful PM2.5 particles at the start of the year Astonishing footage taken in Huai Khwang this … Read more Footage shows how clean the air is after coronavirus lockdown in Bangkok

How many people have REALLY been infected with Covid-19 in China?

China suffered ten times more flu cases than average at the end of 2019, according to suspicious figures that cast more doubt over the true scale of the country’s Covid-19 crisis.  Data published by Chinese officials show 1.2million cases of influenza were recorded in December – up from 130,000 in the same month the year … Read more How many people have REALLY been infected with Covid-19 in China?

Brought bark to life! Two drowned puppies are saved with CPR by builders on Thai construction site 

Brought bark to life! Two drowned puppies are saved with CPR by builders after they were found in a pool of water on a Thai construction site Heartwarming footage shows two drowned stray puppies brought back to life   Builders in Trang, southern Thailand, spotted the puppies Wednesday June 3 After considering burying the ‘dead’ puppies they … Read more Brought bark to life! Two drowned puppies are saved with CPR by builders on Thai construction site 

TV angler Jeremy Wade reveals how he survived a plane crash in the Amazon

‘A rubber tree absorbed the impact and we walked away without a scratch’: TV angler Jeremy Wade reveals how he survived a plane crash in the Amazon By Roz Lewis for the Daily Mail Published: 13:26 BST, 9 June 2020 | Updated: 13:43 BST, 9 June 2020 TV presenter and angler Jeremy Wade  This week … Read more TV angler Jeremy Wade reveals how he survived a plane crash in the Amazon

Elephant suffers a painful death when it is electrocuted by a fence

Elephant suffers a painful death when it is electrocuted by a fence as it searched for food near Thai mango farm Locals discovered the elephant slumped on the ground in southern Thailand Park rangers examined the animal and found burn marks on its trunk  Owners of a nearby mango farm could face charges over their … Read more Elephant suffers a painful death when it is electrocuted by a fence

The best wildlife conservation holidays, from Portugal to Mozambique

You might fancy protecting humpback whales alongside marine biologists in Mozambique, or falling asleep in a forest chalet to the howls of rescued wolves in Portugal. How about tracking elusive snow leopards in Kyrgyzstan, or mighty silverback gorillas in Rwanda? Or you might prefer to clean up your nearest beach here in the UK or … Read more The best wildlife conservation holidays, from Portugal to Mozambique

Davina McCall reaches out to James Argent

‘One day at a time:’ Davina McCall reaches out to James Argent as sober TOWIE star calls her his ‘hero’ after going public with cocaine and alcohol addiction By Jason Chester for MailOnline Published: 11:34 BST, 28 May 2020 | Updated: 11:53 BST, 28 May 2020 Davina McCall has urged James Argent to take sobriety … Read more Davina McCall reaches out to James Argent