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Ornithology
Travel  /  Published 21.03.20

Chintamani Kar Sanctuary, a birder's paradise

Chintamani, quite literally, means ‘a wish-fulfilling jewel’. Close to the Ramakrishna Mission Vidyalaya in Narendrapur, this bird sanctuary (declared as one way back in 1982 and acquired by the W...
By Tarun Sircar in

India  /  Published 17.02.20

50 bird species dwindle, sparrow count stable

A nationwide bird-tracking exercise has revealed strong declines in the abundance of over 50 bird species, including the red-necked falcon, the Indian cuckoo, several species of eagles, the oriental s...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 05.05.20

Sounds like birds have decided to sing their hearts out

Nestled amid apartment blocks, Regent Park is abuzz with birds in this lockdown season. Locking us inside seems to have given them a chance to step out and explore their surroundings without the fear ...
By Dyutiman Bhattacharya in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 14.01.19

Tiger den in Bengal earns bird stripes

Avian aficionados came out with flying colours at a bird festival in the Buxa Tiger Reserve (BTR) last week, spotting over 200 species.The count at Buxa — known as a “paradise” for ornithologist...
By Our Correspondent in


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