African Presidents Pledge to Stop Elephant Poachers

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More than 200 people, including three African presidents, attended the opening of a three-day summit Friday near Mount Kenya, where activists and officials have gathered to discuss the future of Africa's elephants …

Kenya Set to Burn Large Piles of Ivory

Pyramid-shaped piles of ivory rest upon the grasslands of Nairobi National Park, ready for a burning that will mark the close of a three-day high-level summit Saturday.

The massive burning will end the Giants Club …

High-Level Elephant Anti-Poaching Summit Convenes in Kenya

NANYUKI, KENYA -

At a lodge beneath the shadows of Mount Kenya, the presidents of Kenya, Botswana, Gabon and Uganda, as well as conservationists, business people, tourism operators and global philanthropists, met to discuss a …

BearingPoint Spin-Off Elevence Joins Forces With Digital Asset Holdings

Management and Technology Consultancy BearingPoint Transfers Blockchain Technology to Digital Asset Holdings

AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS–(Marketwired – Apr 27, 2016) –  As part of its Ventures activities, management and technology consultancy BearingPoint recently entered into a transaction …

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Hospital air strikes in Syria condemned by UN chief

Air strikes against a hospital in the Syrian city of Aleppo in which at least 20 people were reportedly killed have been condemned by the UN …

Yemen suicide bomber targets Aden police chief

A suicide bomber targeted the police chief of Yemen's second city Aden Thursday in the latest attack against senior officials in the base of the Saudi-backed government, a security official said.

The bombing came after …