Trump to lift protection on nature preserves

US President Donald Trump is turning his sights on America's vast nature preserves, with a view to possibly lifting federal protections brought in over the past two decades.

Mozambique battles illegal logging

A squad of Mozambican forest rangers made their first arrest just minutes after arriving at a checkpoint near the northern port city of Pemba.

No end in sight for Japan 'crisps crisis'

Legions of Japanese crisps addicts are suffering and it doesn't look like they'll be getting their full fix anytime soon.

Philippines allows 'photobomber' building

The 49-storey Torre de Manila high-rise condominium looms in the background from the Jose Rizal tomb and monument at Luneta Park in Manila.