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


North East  /  Published 21.07.19

Rhino toll in Kaziranga rises to 12

Assam governor Jagdish Mukhi visited Kaziranga National Park on Sunday and took the stock of the flood situation, while the death toll of rhinos increased to 12.The governor and forest minister Parima...
By Sanjoy Hazarika in Bokakhat

India  /  Published 29.02.20

Manas National Park to get two rhinos

Two rhinos were captured from Kaziranga National Park on Saturday for translocation to Manas National Park.As a part of the India Rhino Vision (IRV) 2020, the female rhinos were captured at the Bagori...
By Sanjoy Hazarika in Bokakhat

West Bengal  /  Published 20.02.20

3 rhinos die in Jaldapara

Three female rhinoceroses were found dead in the Jaldapara National Park in a span of 48 hours, triggering suspicions of the animal being hit by a communicable disease. The Bengal forest department ha...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar

Opinion  /  Published 03.05.20

Roll Call: Describing the pandemic

‘The Coronavirus is the black swan of 2020.’ This is how the Covid-19 outbreak and its dire consequences for global health and economy are being widely described. However, we may be using the wron...
By Atanu Biswas

North East  /  Published 21.09.19

No officers in four of 9 Kaziranga ranges

Four of the nine ranges of Kaziranga National Park do not have range officers, making it difficult for the park to hold anybody responsible in case of poaching.“It becomes difficult for us to hold a...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati


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