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Botswana

More than 500 vultures die after eating poisoned elephant carcasses

500 vultures die in Botswana after eating poisoned elephants, laid out as a trap by poachers.

21 Jun 2019 12:15 PM

Botswana's High Court decriminalises homosexuality

South Africa is the only African nation to have legalised gay marriage.

12 Jun 2019 1:01 PM

Beneath a baobab, Prince Harry and Meghan's love blossomed in Botswana

Harry sourced the diamond in Meghan’s engagement ring from Botswana.

01 May 2018 9:54 AM

Tennis ball-sized 1,109-carat rough diamond sold for $53 million

The stone, named “Lesedi La Rona” is said to be 2.5 to 3 billion years old.

27 Sep 2017 5:12 PM

Tennis ball-sized 'diamond in the rough' too big to sell

Bidding for the 2.5 to 3 billion year old stone stalled at $61 million - short of the $70 million reserve.

17 Jul 2017 5:57 PM

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