India  /  Published 23.03.23

Turtle crusader in tough spot

WCS-India also released a statement on its website on March 20 saying it is 'deeply concerned' about the instances of misconduct reported on social media...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 20.03.23

2 held with 12 Indian flapshell turtles

Seized Indian flapshell turtle is vulnerable species...
By Kousik Sen in Raiganj

India  /  Published 28.02.23

Odisha: Olive ridley turtles are back

Confirmation came when researchers found nearly 100 turtles last year coming for mass nesting...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

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


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