Calcutta  /  Published 28.11.20

Fishing cat beaten to death in Howrah

A fishing cat, Bengal’s state animal, was allegedly beaten to death by some residents of a village in Howrah’s Shyampur block on Thursday. A snare was laid at Aima village, around 70km fr...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

India  /  Published 09.10.20

Chilika adopts Fishing Cat as ambassador

Chilika, the largest brackish water lagoon in Asia and India’s oldest Ramsar site, on Thursday adopted Fishing Cat as its ambassador. The decision was taken on the concluding day of the wildlif...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

India  /  Published 27.09.20

IIM: drop in applicants

By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 27.06.20

Fishing cat 'poisoned'

A fishing cat, Bengal’s state animal, was poisoned and killed in a village in Howrah on June 11, animal lovers and some villagers have alleged.They said the fishing cat was pregnant and that it had ...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 20.01.20

Fishing cat killed

A fishing cat was found dead in Hooghly’s Konnagar on Monday evening. Forest officials suspect residents killed it thinking that it was a tiger.Some witnesses have apparently told the officers that ...
By Snehal Sengupta in Hooghly

Jharkhand  /  Published 05.01.19

Steel city boy aces CAT

The Common Admission Test (CAT) for entry to IIMs had a 100 percentile scorer from the steel city. Nitish Kumar (22), currently a BTech student of EEE (electrical and electronics engineering) at Insti...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpur

West Bengal  /  Published 04.08.19

Lessons in love and caring from animals

By Chandreyee Ghose and Arundhati Bhattacharya in Calcutta

India  /  Published 07.04.20

Kerala High Court steps in to avert ‘CATastrophe’ for pet owner

Kerala High Court has come to the rescue of a pet owner who wanted to go out and buy food for his three cats amid the Covid-19 lockdown now in force across the country.The order should also please tho...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

North East  /  Published 13.06.19

Varied hues of the Asiatic golden cat in Dibang

Six colour variations of the elusive Asiatic golden cat have been discovered in Arunachal Pradesh’s Dibang Valley, which is the greatest number of coloured wild cat species in a particular area.Scie...
By Roopak Goswami in Guwahati

Entertainment  /  Published 17.05.19

Internet sensation Grumpy Cat has died at age 7

Her owners say Grumpy Cat, whose sourpuss demeanour became an internet sensation, has died at age 7.Posting on social media Friday, Grumpy Cat's owners wrote that she experienced complications from a ...
By AP in Arizona


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