Elephant Death
Jharkhand  /  Published 23.09.20

Jumbo alarm to curb human deaths

Aniders is a device that works like a mechanised scarecrow. “Existing methods like electric fences are no longer efficient and lead to animal casualties. The Aniders device works like a mechani...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 17.09.20

Inspection train mows down tusker

A wild elephant was hit by a speeding train and killed on the Howrah-Mumbai main line in the Saranda forest area of West Singhbhum, about 190 km from here in the wee hours of Thursday. ...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshedpur

West Bengal  /  Published 15.09.20

Tusker dead, live wire suspected

The carcass of an adult tusker was found in an agricultural field in West Midnapore’s Salboni forest region on Monday morning, marking the second such incident in the district in three days. Vi...
By Anshuman Phadikar in Salboni

West Bengal  /  Published 29.08.20

Elephant dead near live wires

The carcass of a wild elephant was recovered from a farmland in Banarhat, Jalpaiguri district, on Friday. Binnaguri Wildlife Squad officials suspect electrocution as they found live wires near the sp...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

Jharkhand  /  Published 19.08.20

Jumbo found dead in Jharkhand last week

When forest officials of Ranchi observed World Elephant Day on August 12 for motivating people to help conserve and protect elephants from various threats they face, they found a grown up male elephan...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi


West Bengal  /  Published 18.08.20

Infighting whiff in elephant death

The Sashastra Seema Bal and state forest department in a joint operation seized 13 deer horns and arrested three persons at Madarihat in Alipurduar district on Monday. The trio was carrying the horns...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

West Bengal  /  Published 13.08.20

Two jumbos electrocuted in Buxa

 Two wild elephants were found electrocuted at the Buxa Tiger Reserve (BTR) in Alipurduar on Wednesday, coincidentally observed as World Elephant Day. Foresters said two elephants came in touch ...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar

West Bengal  /  Published 10.07.20

Elephant found dead in Buxa Tiger Reserve

A wild elephant was found dead with an injury to the right hind leg at a village in the Buxa Tiger Reserve in Alipurduar district on Thursday morning. “The preliminary probe shows that the elep...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar

Opinion  /  Published 06.06.20

A mouthful of hate

A pregnant elephant in Kerala ventured out of Palakkad’s Silent Valley into a nearby village and consumed a pineapple laden with firecrackers --- some reports claim it was a coconut. A mouthful of h...
By Upala Sen

North East  /  Published 21.11.18

Train kills elephant in Jorhat

A seven-year-old male elephant was mowed down by a passenger train in Titabar in Jorhat district on Wednesday.The incident took place soon after the animal got separated from its herd and came towards...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati


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