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

West Bengal  /  Published 19.06.19

More rhinos, skewed ratio in north Bengal

The rhino count in north Bengal has gone up, according to the findings of the 2019 census, but the lopsided gender ratio has wildlife officials worried.Of the 237 rhinos at Jaldapara National Park in ...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 28.02.19

Five nations sign rhino declaration

India, Bhutan, Indonesia, Malaysia and Nepal on Thursday signed a New Delhi declaration agreeing to strengthen trans-boundary collaboration among India, Nepal and Bhutan to secure future of Asian rhin...
By Roopak Goswami in Guwahati

West Bengal  /  Published 13.02.19

Rhino count begins in two north Bengal forests

The census of one-horn rhinos in two national parks in Bengal has begun.While the count concluded in the Gorumara National Park in Jalpaiguri district on Wednesday, the exercise will begin in the Jald...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

West Bengal  /  Published 28.10.19

Unrest hits rhino project

Political violence in Cooch Behar has disrupted a project to develop a rhino habitat in a reserve forest in the district. Cooch Behar has been tense since October 17 when a Trinamul supporter, Majirud...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta



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