Endangered Species
West Bengal  /  Published 02.08.21

Gangetic dolphin washed ashore on beach 

A 17.38-ftl-ong mature Gangetic dolphin was washed ashore on the Laxmipur sea beach in Bakkhali on Sunday early morning. Fishermen spotted the mammal, gasping for life then, and informed forest depar...
By The Telegraph

India  /  Published 29.07.21

Video of blackbucks crossing road viral

"The land seen on both sides of that internal road belongs to the forest department. While going back home after his night duty, the GRD jawan saw the blackbucks crossing the road in the morning ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Ahmedabad

Calcutta  /  Published 04.06.21

Endangered species of primates rescued in Hasnabad

A police team rescued a slow loris, an endangered primate species, eight macaws and three turkeys from a village in Hasnabad in North 24-Parganas on Thursday. The seized animal and the birds have been...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 10.05.21

Sea of trouble

I do not know who was more shocked, the hermit crab or me, when I picked up an auger shell (for the uninitiated, these are conical and spiral in shape) on the beach only to have a disgruntled set of c...
By Srimoyee Bagchi

World  /  Published 18.09.20

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

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

Opinion  /  Published 11.12.18

Wildlife conservation must be a high priority

By The Telegraph

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


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