West Bengal  /  Published 01.08.20

Royal Bengal tigress of the Bengal Safari Park to deliver cubs

Shila, a Royal Bengal Tigress of the Bengal Safari Park on the outskirts of Siliguri, will deliver cubs in another fortnight’s time. Dharamdeo Rai, the park’s director, said Shila was aro...
By Bireswar Banerjee in

West Bengal  /  Published 14.04.20

Deb scan on disinfection at Siliguri park

State tourism minister Gautam Deb visited the Bengal Safari Park here on Tuesday to see if the facility was sanitised properly and employees were taking necessary measures to prevent the spread of the...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

Travel  /  Published 14.03.20

Off the beaten trail

At a moment when many assume to have seen all there is to see in Kenya, when all East African safaris have seemingly been catalogued in such infinite detail that it would seem that there is no more to...
By Shiladitya Chaudhury in

West Bengal  /  Published 22.02.20

Bengal guards trained in tranquilliser darting

The forest department started a two-day programme at the Bengal Safari Park near here on Saturday to train guards posted at zoos and enclosures across the state in tranquillising animals. “Many anim...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 04.12.19

Van with visitors stalls in tiger park

Around 15 tourists had to spend over 20 minutes in panic inside a van that broke down in the tiger enclosure of the Bengal Safari Park near here on Wednesday afternoon. “The vehicle developed a tech...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 23.09.19

Siliguri cubs to debut in October

By Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri

Opinion  /  Published 04.08.19

Maneaters and other wildings

Are you ready for it folks? Excited? Just can’t wait, isn’t it? Tossing and turning in sleep and like coked-out awake, aren’t you? Like totally GobsmackedBazoookaBoomed about it and totes tickli...
By Sankarshan Thakur in

West Bengal  /  Published 13.04.19

Siliguri cubs earn stripes

By Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri

Travel  /  Published 16.03.19

Botswana: The best kept African secret

Just remember there are no fences” was the brief one-line warning given to us by Johnny Ramsden, our companion, proprietor of Royale Wilderness Safaris and our guide for 13 days during our Botswana ...
By Dr J.R. Ram in

West Bengal  /  Published 04.01.19

Runaway zoo leopard back: it was hungry

Sachin, the male leopard that had escaped from its enclosure at the Bengal Safari Park on New Year’s Day and triggered its closure, returned on Friday.Forest officials said the leopard was hungry an...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri


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