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Pachyderm's carcass recovered in Buxa Tiger Reserve

The carcass of an elephant was recovered with its tusks hacked in Buxa Tiger Reserve of the district, forest department officials said. “We sus...

NGT restricts traffic movement near Kaziranga Park roads

The National Green Tribunal directed that no traffic would be permissible on the roads used by animals as corridors along the Kaziranga National Park...

Webcast of Olive Ridley sea turtle nesting in Odisha

Defence Research and Development Organisation and Odisha’s forest department will jointly live stream the annual event of the mass nesting of O...

New animals and birds for Delhi zoo

A pair of ostrich, two hyenas, chinkaras and a pair of owl are among the animals to have come to the Delhi zoo from Thiruvananthapuram and Bilaspur z...

7000 wild elephants, 100 tigers in Kerala forest: Survey

Kerala has about 7, 000 wild elephants and 100 tigers as per the latest survey on the animal population in the forests, State Forest Minister Thiruva...

32,000 migratory birds visit Loktak lake

More than 32,000 birds including 18 different species of migratory birds were sighted during the recent headcount at Loktak lake in Manipur’s B...

Tigress shifted to Panna tiger reserve from Pench

A tigress has been shifted from Pench Tiger Reserve to the Panna Reserve where the number of the female big cats has been dwindling. “After a l...

Peacock suffering from arthritis rescued

A peacock, suffering from arthritis and neuro problems due to unusual cold conditions, has been rescued and admitted to a veterinary clinic for treat...

Environment Ministry told to probe pollution in Ganga

The Union Environment Ministry has been asked by the PMO to probe the reasons behind increasing pollution in river Ganga, taking note of a complaint ...

Drop in the number of migratory birds visiting Chilika

The arrival of winged visitors to Chilika Lake, the biggest waterfowl habitat in the country, has dropped this season with 1.58 lakh fewer migratory ...

3 tiger cubs sighted in Ranthambore reserve

Three tiger cubs have been sighted in Ranthambore national park in Rajasthan’s Sawaimadhopur district. With the new sighting, the tiger reserve...

Poaching of migratory birds continues in Chilika

Poaching of migratory birds is continuing unabated in Chilika lake despite steps taken by the forest department to prevent the trend. Official source...

Incredible India website in 11 languages

Aiming at a global audience, the website of the ‘Incredible India’ campaign will soon provide tourist-related information in 11 languages, including ...

Guj govt to undertake census of Great Indian Bustard

The Gujarat government will soon undertake a census of the Great Indian Bustard, one of the most critically endangered flying bird species in the wor...

Ancient artefacts found during excavation

A gold locket and a mixed metal coin belonging to the 5th-6th century AD were found during excavations at Dantan area of West Midnapur district, poli...

Zoo to generate organic manure from animal waste

In a bid to raise internal resources for its maintenance, the zoological park is getting ready to produce vermicompost on commercial basis. Bio-waste...

Tiger estimation begins in Kerala forests

Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 17, 2013: The first phase of tiger estimation in Kerala forests, stretching into five landscapes at Wayanad, Nilambur, Periya...

Guj plans exclusive sanctuary for cows

Gujarat government is contemplating a cow sanctuary near Porbandar, the birth place of Mahatma Gandhi, in a bid to promote “bovine-based econom...

India to step up efforts to promote bamboo plantations

Efforts like simplifying regulatory regime for private lands will be made to encourage states to take up bamboo plantations, Environment Minister Jay...

Mount Abu coldest at 3.6 degree C

Mount Abu was the coldest place in Rajasthan with a night temperature of 3.6 degree Celsius. Night temperature dipped at almost all places by 2 to 4 ...