Calls for Swiss ban on foreign ‘trophy hunters’ shooting the country’s iconic ibex

Calls for Swiss ban on foreign ‘trophy hunters’ shooting the country’s iconic ibex

Tens of thousands of Swiss citizens are calling for an end to “trophy hunting” of the country’s iconic ibex by foreigners who pay up to £15,000 to shoot the long-horned ruminants at close range. Some 46,000 have signed a petition in the past two week in the wake of a TV investigation showing big game […]

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Mystery hum keeping people awake may be love-making fish

A mysterious humming noise which is keeping people awake at night could be down to fish making love, scientists claim.The noise, which residents say ‘pulsates’ through their homes, starts at about 10pm and carries on all night, forcing some people to move away from the area because they find it impossible to sleep. Scientists believe […]

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