West Bengal  /  Published 25.02.20

Rhino death zone quarantined

The forest department has quarantined an area of around 3sqkm at Jaldapara National Park in Alipurduar district to prevent the spread of an infection that is suspected to have caused the death of five...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar

Jharkhand  /  Published 28.04.19

Entry fee to enjoy clean pond

The best things in life are free, but we don’t value them much.The coal town’s civic body has imposed an entry fee of Rs 10 for adults and Rs 5 for children for the newly beautified Bekar Bandh, a...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

West Bengal  /  Published 22.02.20

Pet elephants and wild herbivores injected with medicine in Jaldapara

The Bengal forest department launched a drive on Saturday to vaccinate all herbivores in the Sishamara beat of the Jaldapara National Park and over 70 pet elephants against anthrax which is suspected ...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar

North East  /  Published 22.02.20

Song on Kaziranga released

The theme song of Kaziranga National Park was released by Keshab Mahanta, Assam minister for water resources, science & technology and information technology on Friday.The song, Kaziranga Kazirang...
By Sanjoy Hazarika in Bokakhat

West Bengal  /  Published 21.02.20

Rhino toll five in Jaldapara

Two more rhinoceroses died in the Jaldapara National Park on Friday, taking the death toll to five in the past 72 hours. Although the Bengal forest department said the cause of the deaths could be est...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar

North East  /  Published 19.04.19

Former forest officer pens Manas memoirs

For Indian Forest Service officer Sonali Ghosh, Manas continues to engage old heroes and inspire new ones.Sonali, who served as an officer at Manas National Park from 2007 to 2014, has penned down her...
By Roopak Goswami in Guwahati

Jharkhand  /  Published 21.02.20

Maiden open butterfly park by March 2021

Eastern India’s biggest open butterfly park and the first of its kind in the state will be ready at the Bhagwan Birsa Biological Park in Ormanjhi, around 26km from Ranchi, by March next year.The con...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

West Bengal  /  Published 20.02.20

‘I am Hindu and I am ashamed’

A speaker told the women protesting the new citizenship regime at Park Circus Maidan that she was “ashamed” that members of a community were having to endure such pain to demand the rights of a ci...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 16.04.19

Bokaro zoo inmates stay cool and how

On dietary changes, the animal expert said there were two changes, in timing and in actual components.Animals were given food early, before 9am, to help in proper digestion and rest, Chakravarty said....
By Praduman Choubey in Bokaro

West Bengal  /  Published 07.04.19

Flyover to get its bearings right

The ramp of the Parama flyover going towards the Ruby rotary on the EM Bypass will be closed to traffic for 12 days from the night of April 12 to allow replacement of faulty bearings. Six bearings wil...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta


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