Jharkhand  /  Published 27.06.20

Wildlife threat on BHGY croplands

Blue bulls, wild boars, monkeys and elephants pose a potential menace to the croplands of Birsa Harit Gram Yojana (BHGY) in Palamu, Garhwa and Latehar districts.Mango plantations, primarily, are done ...
By Our Correspondent in Daltonganj

India  /  Published 15.11.18

Threatened by monkeys, Agra hires monkeys

Residents of Agra have been hiring tamed langurs to protect their women and children following a sudden rise in monkey attacks that have already claimed two lives this week.Of the 50 colonies in the c...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

Opinion  /  Published 29.11.19

Caring should be based on empathy and knowledge

Hell hath no fury like a monkey scorned. Politicians in India seem to have got a taste of the wrath that brought the mythical king of Lanka to his knees in the Ramayana. At the ongoing winter session ...
By The Editorial Board in

Science  /  Published 16.12.18

Malaria parasite in Indian monkeys

Scientists have for the first time detected the malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum in India’s rhesus and bonnet monkeys and called for intensive surveillance to determine whether this has any im...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 19.07.19

Monkeys should get railway travel concessions

Sir — A recent photograph in a leading daily showed a monkey gazing out of the window of a train. It had been reported that the simian had boarded the train and then got off at a specific stop. In t...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 16.11.18

Catch the alpha to scatter the monkeys

Many a great war has ended with the capture of the king. In Agra, which has been held hostage by gangs of marauding monkeys, the administration has decided to fall back on the same strategy.The SOS un...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 15.11.18

Monkeys kill elderly woman in Agra

A 58-year-old woman died after being attacked by monkeys when she had gone out of her house at Thok Mohalla in Agra, two days after an infant was killed by a monkey in the city. Bhoomi Devi was attack...
By PTI in Agra

Calcutta  /  Published 04.05.20

No show but Sundari will come

A man and a monkey keep roaming the deserted lanes of Ballygunge and Southern Avenue almost every evening. Mohammad Farooq and his simian friend Sundari start their journey from a slum in Park Circus ...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

Science  /  Published 24.02.19

Stone-age humans hunted monkeys

Prehistoric stone-age humans hunted monkeys for food and weapons in the forests of Sri Lanka 45,000 years ago, an international team of scientists said on Tuesday, announcing research findings that co...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

India  /  Published 12.11.18

Advice to MPs: When you see a monkey, leave it alone

Men and women who deliberate on some of the countries’ weightiest issues have received the unusual advice to nimbly “leave them alone”.Mercifully for Indian democracy, what the parliamentarians ...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi


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