Books  /  Published 20.08.21

A bird with a brain

Book: A Most Remarkable Creature:The Hidden Life and Epic Journey of the World’s Smartest Birds of Prey Author: Jonathan Meiburg Publisher: The Bodley Head Price: Rs 1,699 When we thi...
By Srimoyee Bagchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 24.07.21

Bird rescued by Daltonganj NGO

Three young girls of an NGO Adhikari Foundation for Nature Conservation rescued and treated a Black Kite bird whose wing was badly fractured in the Jail Hata locality in Daltonganj, said sources. The...
By Our Correspondent in Daltonganj

Calcutta  /  Published 23.04.21

Iconic birds killed in hunt festival

“Till a year or two ago, every hunting session was followed by a congregation of hunters. They assembled the kill, drank and feasted on the cooked meat. A drive undertaken by the forest departme...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 05.04.21

Over 100 small brown birds rescued in Murshidabad

More than 100 small brown birds, roughly the size of an adult sparrow, were found on a man arrested by forest officials in Murshidabad on Wednesday. Forest department officials said the Greater short...
By The Telegraph

Calcutta  /  Published 19.03.21

Know the ethics of clicking in the wild

Picture composition- Mahisin Khan, a professional photographer, explained the technical aspect of photography - aperture, shutter speed, ISO and picture composition. “The following are commonly...
By Our Correspondent in Salt Lake


Calcutta  /  Published 19.03.21

A corner of Eco Park only for birds

Bird walks planned Basu Roy has submitted a proposal to Hidco to organise bird walks for birders in the morning twice a week, preferably on the weekends round the year. If approved, this will be a t...
By Our Bureau in Salt Lake

Calcutta  /  Published 06.03.21

BSF rescues exotic birds near Nadia

By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 01.03.21

PM praise Assam’s conservation efforts

Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his Mann Ki Baat radio broadcast on Sunday praised the people of poll-bound Assam for their conservation efforts — starting with water birds in Kaziranga to turtl...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

West Bengal  /  Published 26.02.21

BSF rescues 54 exotic birds

As many as 54 exotic birds were rescued by the BSF from Bijoypur village in Nadia as they were being smuggled into the Indian side of the India-Bangladesh border on Wednesday evening. BSF sources sai...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Krishnagar

West Bengal  /  Published 24.02.21

90 new winged species sighted in 4-day fest

Foresters and birders, including ornithologists, have found as many as 90 new species of birds at the Mahananda Wildlife Sanctuary on the outskirts of Siliguri. The new avian species were spotted dur...
By Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri


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