Endangered Species
World  /  Published 17.09.20

Endangered, now wiped out by fire

The fast-moving fires that swept through western US have wiped out critical populations of endangered species and incinerated native habitats that may take years to recover, if they recover at all. F...
By New York Times News Service in New York

North East  /  Published 29.10.18

Golden langurs find home in Assam

Golden langur, which are on the list of 25 most endangered primates of the world, have finally got a secure landscape of their own.Villagers from 19 fringe villages, comprising an area of 23 square km...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati

Opinion  /  Published 07.02.19

Food that is delicious — and endangered

Sir — It is worrying that endangered shark species such as hammerhead and spiny dogfish are being sold surreptitiously in Britain. Names like rock salmon or huss are being used while labelling dishe...
By The Telegraph in

Opinion  /  Published 06.02.20

SC eye on African cheetah relocation

While it is impossible to change the past, efforts can always be made to adopt a different course for the future. The Supreme Court seemed to recognize this recently when it said that it would allow t...
By The Editorial Board in

Opinion  /  Published 11.12.18

Wildlife conservation must be a high priority

By The Telegraph in

Opinion  /  Published 16.05.19

Mumbai Indians deserved to win the IPL crown

Sir — The final match of the 2019 Indian Premier League between Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings turned out to be a thriller. Mumbai Indians won by the narrowest of margins — one run — whi...
By The Telegraph in

Opinion  /  Published 02.05.19

If the US declares giraffes endangered does it matter?

Sir — The United States of America could soon declare giraffes an endangered species. But will that help the cause of these gentle giants, who, scientists believe, are undergoing a silent extinction...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 20.02.20

Elephant on UN wildlife conservation list

A UN wildlife conference on Thursday accepted India’s proposals to include the Asian elephant, the Great Indian bustard and the Bengal florican in a list of migratory species targeted for enhanced t...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 29.02.20

Destroying the planet

Sir — India has stopped importing palm oil — the country is the top buyer of the product globally — from Malaysia. It will buy most of its palm oil from Indonesia. This does not bode well for th...
By The Telegraph in

Odisha  /  Published 30.10.18

Olive ridley turtles seen on Odisha beach

Pairs of olive ridley sea turtles have begun emerging on the swirling seawaters off Gahirmatha marking the commencement of annual natural heritage of mass nesting of these endangered marine species. F...
By Our Correspondent in Kendrapara


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