Monday Nov 25
Are hunters so much worse than meat-eaters?
Melissa Bachman, self-described "hardcore hunter" and presenter of an American television hunting show, Winchester Deadly Passion, has raised the ire of hundreds of thousands of signatories of an online petition demanding that she be banned from visiting South Africa again.
An online petition demands South Africa deny future entry to Melissa Bachman
The petition, launched by Cape Town resident Elan Burman, includes a letter addressed to Director General Mkuseli Apleni and other South African officials.
Winchester Deadly Passion presenter Melissa Bachman sparks outrage posing with lion shot dead
Self-styled 'hardcore huntress' sparks outrage after posting picture of herself with male lion she shot dead on Twitter as thousands sign petition to ban her from South Africa A petition to prevent her from returning to South Africa, where she shot the lion, has been signed more than 13,000 times TV presenter Melissa Bachman raised ire when she ... (more)
Lion hunter becomes the hunted in barrage of criticism
Hardcore huntress: The photograph of a smiling Melissa Bachman and the slain lion that has outraged people around the world.
Who will lead Syria out of crisis?
Members of the select group of The Elders gather with CEO Lesley-Anne Knight in Cape Town.