Jharkhand  /  Published 12.01.22

State Digest: Heavy Engineering Corporation’s strike ends

Dhanbad: Minister PN Singh while highlighting the issue of faculty crunch at Sahid Nirmal Mahto Memorial Medical College and Hospital (SNMMCH), alerted Arun Kumar Singh, Additional Chief Secretary of ...
By Our Bureau

West Bengal  /  Published 28.12.21

Elephant herd stuck on way to forest

A herd of around 15 wild elephants, including some calves, got stranded in a locality between Binnaguri and Banarhat in the western Dooars under Jalpaiguri district on Monday. The herd drew hundreds ...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

Jharkhand  /  Published 21.12.21

State News Digest: Jumbos trample three to death

Hazaribagh: A couple and their six-year-old son died of suffocation in their newly built house in Romi area of town. Rinku Khan(35), his wife Nikhat Perween and son Ahmad. Nikhat’s brother Iftek...
By Our Bureau

Jharkhand  /  Published 12.12.21

Solar lights for tusker menace

Dhanbad forest department is adopting a multi-pronged strategy to avoid human elephant conflict in villages lying along the migratory route of tuskers. The district forest department is having solar ...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

Jharkhand  /  Published 06.12.21

Dalma elephants return home early

Fluctuation in weather conditions is making elephants take the exit route from Bengal and head to Dalma, their home. Elephants have started moving back to Dalma Wildlife Sanctuary after catching the ...
By Jayesh Thaker in Jamshedpur


News  /  Published 28.11.21

Jumbo alert: Tusker from Buxa Tiger Reserve halts traffic

A giant tusker from the Buxa Tiger Reserve halts traffic on the Buxa-Jayanti Road on Saturday morning. A number of tourists clicked photographs of the elephant that stood on the highway, swaying its ...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

News  /  Published 23.11.21

Jumbo radio collars lie idle

Multiple elephants in north Bengal have been radio-collared over the past few years. Tracking the elephants and their herds has helped the forest department in mitigating human-wildlife conflict. Tag...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 23.11.21

Elephant kills tea garden resident

An elderly resident of Meriview tea estate in Naxalbari block of Siliguri subdivision was killed by a wild elephant on Monday. Sources in the forest department said that in the morning, Julias Oraon,...
By Our Bureau

West Bengal  /  Published 18.11.21

Jumbo dies of jolt from wire at farm

A young male elephant died at a village in Banarhat block of Jalpaiguri on Tuesday night after it came in contact with a live wire laid on a farm to prevent jumbo entry. The state forest department h...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

Jharkhand  /  Published 17.11.21

Dalma: Jumbo conquers arthritis

All is well that ends well - Champa, a 52-year-old captive elephant from the Dalma wildlife sanctuary, has recovered fully from arthritis spreading happiness all around. The female jumbo, which was f...
By Jayesh Thaker in Jamshedpur


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