captivity


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the state of being a slave

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The pair would stay in captivity in the tiny rich state for 10 years, a term that could be extended upon the parties' agreement, Lace Viojan, Philippine Eagle Foundation education officer, said.
Another female rhino, Puntung, died in captivity in 2017.
The President Evangelical Church of Wining All (ECWA) Reverend Stephen Panya Baba has said the assurance by the Federal Government for the release of Leah Sharibu from the captivity of Boko Haram no longer meant anything to the church saying that the church now depends on God's intervention.
He was released Thursday after 315 days in captivity.
When it comes to subjecting millions of intelligent, sensitive animals, from a species never before domesticated or farmed, to industrial-scale captivity in order to increase the market for a luxury food, however, the arrogance with which we humans are behaving toward other animals is revealed in all its stark brutality.
"While in captivity, he was treated with dignity and in line with international law.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Nov 1 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Thursday directed the Chief Wild Life Warden of each state to conduct a survey to ascertain and identify elephants in captivity and whether the owners of these elephants have an Ownership Certificate.
SIALKOT -- A girl managed to escape five-month-long captivity of her two kidnappers-cum-rapists here in Daska city on Saturday.
Azerbaijan State Commission on Prisoners of War, Hostages and Missing Persons has released data on missing persons, people taken prisoner and hostages as a result of the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, as well as persons released from Armenian captivity.
Family breeding projects have been launched in Abu Dhabi for more than 40 years, and have achieved outstanding results despite the difficulty in houbara's captivity of producing for its distinguished habitate from other birds that can be multiplied in captivity.
Breeding behaviour of Chinkara (Gazella bennettii) is more conspicuous in the wild than captivity where individuals do not achieve enough chance to show normal behaviour.
DPA Hanoi A pair of black bears have been rescued from an illegal farm in northern Vietnam where bears are kept in captivity in order to harvest their bile, the director of an animal welfare group told dpa on Friday.
C stands initially for captivity. In captivity, his faith came alive.
He admitted that with the poor health of Iman, the only female rhino in captivity, efforts had become more difficult.