West Bengal  /  Published 21.12.20

Crowd-puller leopard no more

Sachin, a male leopard at Bengal Safari Park on the outskirts of Siliguri, who had shot to fame in January 2019 for escaping from his enclosure and coming back on his own, died on Saturday. He was 12....
By Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri

Jharkhand  /  Published 15.12.20

Coal town park in poor shape

The only amusement park of the Dhanbad district, Birsa Munda Park, is lying in a poor condition due to lack of coordination between different government departments and prevalence of red-tapism in sev...
By Our Correspondent in Dhanbad

West Bengal  /  Published 14.12.20

Railway relief for tea park investors

The Railway Board has agreed to issue no-objection certificates to entrepreneurs so that they can borrow from banks and other financial institutions to develop their projects on their plots at the Nor...
By Avijit Sinha in Siliguri

North East  /  Published 11.12.20

Stay on green nod to Oil India

Gauhati High Court has stayed the environmental clearance accorded to energy major Oil India Limited for exploration and drilling for hydrocarbons at seven locations in Dibru Saikhowa National Park sp...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

Calcutta  /  Published 03.12.20

Park Street rape case convict out of prison

Naser Khan, who was convicted in the gang rape of a woman in a moving car along with friends more than eight years ago, has completed his prison term and stepped out of jail. On the intervening night...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Calcutta


Jharkhand  /  Published 29.11.20

Drone vigil over Betla National Park

Betla National Park under the Palamau Tiger Reserve is using drones with an aim to keep poachers and hunters away from the park. The drone is being flown mostly before the sunset. This operation is ov...
By Our Correspondent in Daltonganj

West Bengal  /  Published 28.11.20

Bus safari in Mahananda Wildlife Sanctuary

The safari, foresters said, will provide an additional opportunity to tourists to get to know wildlife in north Bengal. As of now, vehicle safaris are available in the Gorumara National Park in Jalpa...
By Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri

Opinion  /  Published 26.11.20

Conservation should take wings

Small, tired birds are arriving from colder countries to India’s coastlines and shores. The onset of autumn and winter in India is synonymous with local wetlands, rivers and sea-fronts filling u...
By Neha Sinha in

Jharkhand  /  Published 25.11.20

Betla elephant gets surprise visit from friend

Juhi, the 70-year-old elephant at the Betla National Park, had a surprise visitor on Tuesday -- her old caregiver Arjun Baraik. The oldest captive of the national park was undoubtedly delighted as she...
By Our Correspondent in Daltonganj

Jharkhand  /  Published 11.11.20

Bokaro zoo warms up for winter

With the advent of winter in Jharkhand, Bokaro zoo has begun its annual exercise of ensuring that inmates don’t catch a chill. However, unlike earlier years, the focus is on providing natural re...
By Our Correspondent in Bokaro


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