West Bengal  /  Published 13.12.22

Video clip leads to rescue of rare turtles

Sources said that on Sunday, foresters spotted a video of two Indian Tent Turtles —a schedule-I animal species— on social media...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 20.11.22

Turtle deaths prompt health scan

Lab confirms herpes turned fatal for endangered reptiles in Cooch Behar lake...
By Our Correspondent in Cooch Behar

News  /  Published 14.07.22

West Bengal govt ties up with NGO for massive turtle conservation project

Batagur baska is one of the most endangered turtle species in the world...
By PTI in Kolkata

India  /  Published 11.07.22

Drive to control Ninja turtle invasion

Nodal Centre for Biological Invasions receives 119 calls from people wishing to give away their pet turtles...
By Karthika M. Nair

My Kolkata  /  Published 18.06.22

Two men arrested for dumping dead turtles into East Midnapore canal

Forest department officials suspect the involvement of an interstate trafficking network...
By The Plurals News Network


News  /  Published 15.06.22

More than 250 Indian flapshell turtles found dead in East Midnapore

The toxic effluents released into a canal by a nearby rice mill are being blamed for the incident...
By The Plurals News Network

News  /  Published 06.06.22

Fishermen foil plan to kill turtle for meat

One of them rushed to a small office of the fisheries department nearby and alerted an employee...
By Snehal Sengupta in Chingrighata

News  /  Published 01.06.22

Turtles for sale seized from Swarupnagar house

Reptiles listed as ‘vulnerable’ in India...
By Snehal Sengupta in Kolkata

India  /  Published 12.05.22

Asani damages olive ridley eggs

Turtles lay eggs along the coast stretching from Gahirtmatha marine sanctuary in Kendrapara district to Ganjam in southern part...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

India  /  Published 29.03.22

Mass nesting of endangered turtles

They travel around 1,000km to lay eggs, officials said...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar


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