West Bengal  /  Published 22.08.21

Rhino found dead near Torsha river

The carcass of an adult male rhino was found on the banks of the Torsha river near a hamlet close to the Chilapata forest in Alipurduar on Saturday. Senior forest officials suspect that the animal ha...
By Our Bureau in Jalpaiguri, Alipurduar

West Bengal  /  Published 06.04.21

3 arrested in Manipur for rhino poaching

At least 20 Trinamul supporters got injured as the pick-up van they were in flipped on one side while on way to Balurghat on Monday. Sources said around 25 supporters of the party from Bolla and Bahi...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar

North East  /  Published 30.01.21

Locals boost Kaziranga footfall

The park had seen a record number of visitors (1,88,376) and revenue generation (Rs 5.60 crore) in 2017 but it has been consistently clocking over 1.7 lakh visitors and revenue close to Rs 5 crore sin...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

West Bengal  /  Published 15.10.20

Rhino carcass found on fringes of Gorumara

An adult male rhino was found dead on the fringes of the Gorumara National Park in Jalpaiguri district on Wednesday morning. Senior forest officers visited the spot along with vets to find out whethe...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

Calcutta  /  Published 25.09.20

A thought for rhinos

The World Rhinoceros Day on September 22 may have quietly passed by this year but the colourful presence at the junction near Aliah University, where two colourful rhino sculptures stand, is a reminde...
By A Staff Reporter


Photos  /  Published 03.08.20

Rescued rhinos thrive


West Bengal  /  Published 03.05.20

Rhino hurt in infighting treated in Jaldapara

A rhino that had been roaming with injuries in the Jaldapara National Park of Alipurduar was sedated and treated by foresters under the supervision of a veterinary officer who had been posted recently...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar

Opinion  /  Published 29.05.19

The BJP's challengers in the states

Sir — The meteoric rise of the Bharatiya Janata Party in West Bengal is a bolt from the blue for the voters of this state. Although the exit polls predicted a surge of the saffron party, their ...
By The Telegraph

West Bengal  /  Published 05.05.19

City awaits rhino from Assam

A teenaged female rhino from Assam will come to Alipore zoo this monsoon and a male giraffe from the city will be sent to the Assam State Zoo in Guwahati as part of an exchange programme.“The two zo...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 31.10.19

Rhino shot in Jaldapara

The carcass of an adult female rhino was found with the horn missing in the Jaldapara National Park on Thursday. With over 250 rhinos, the Jaldapara sanctuary is the largest habitat of the species in ...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar


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