Calcutta  /  Published 31.05.20

Trees fall, bird homes destroyed

Thousands of birds have lost their homes because of Cyclone Amphan, which felled close to 5,000 trees in Calcutta.Bird lovers and volunteers of NGOs rescued 150-odd birds, most of them juvenile, from ...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

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

West Bengal  /  Published 01.01.19

Amid concrete, avian delight in New Town

A swathe of Rajarhat-New Town that has escaped the construction boom is still throwing up the occasional avian surprise, much to the delight of birders who had feared that the inexorable loss of green...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

India  /  Published 25.04.20

Return of the natives

Bad times have their own dream sequence. All that wildlife pouring onto city streets in a steady stream. The Arabian Sea flushed pink from thousands of flamingoes. Sometime in early March, the people ...
By Judhajit Dasgupta

North East  /  Published 29.12.18

Arunachal hilly haven for frogs

Thirty-eight species of frogs have been recorded in Dibang basin of Arunachal Pradesh where big hydel projects are being planned.The study, done by researchers Jayanta K. Roy, Ramie H. Begum and M. Fi...
By Roopak Goswami in Guwahati


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