Wild Animals
News  /  Published 14.06.22

Young chimp flees enclosure in Alipore zoo, coaxed back with mango

The three share the enclosure with a 36-year-old chimpanzee named Babu. The three are allowed to loiter in the enclosure between 5am and 1pm, after which they return to their cage. Babu enters the en...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata

West Bengal  /  Published 22.04.22

Leopard who injured 3 finally caught

The leopard that had been roaming around in Nagrakata block of Jalpaiguri for the past few days, and had injured two forest staff on Wednesday, was finally darted on Thursday afternoon. The animal, h...
By Our Bureau in Siliguri, Jalpaiguri

Opinion  /  Published 02.02.22

Letters to the Editor: The pros and cons of showing off wealth on social media

Delve deeper Sir — The age of social media has upended the way we perceive success and happiness. It is thus not surprising that Anna Delvey — the subject of a new true-crime drama, Inven...
By The Telegraph

Opinion  /  Published 24.01.22

Read between the lines

On December 17, the wild life (protection) amendment bill, 2021 was introduced in the Lok Sabha. It seeks to amend a law which has been the bedrock of conservation in India. Any changes will thus have...
By Prerna Singh Bindra

West Bengal  /  Published 09.01.22

Foresters lay traps to snare bears and leopard

The Bengal forest department set two traps at different locations in Samsingphari of Jalpaiguri district on Saturday as some local people claimed that they had spotted Himalayan black bears in the are...
By Our Bureau in Jalpaiguri/Cooch Behar


News  /  Published 19.10.21

Leopard skins, skulls found in Creek Row

Two leopard skins with skulls and three tails have been recovered by the forest department and police near a garbage vat in Creek Row in central Kolkata on Monday. A forest department official said t...
By Snehal Sengupta in Creek Row

India  /  Published 29.07.21

Video of blackbucks crossing road viral

"The land seen on both sides of that internal road belongs to the forest department. While going back home after his night duty, the GRD jawan saw the blackbucks crossing the road in the morning ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Ahmedabad

Jharkhand  /  Published 09.12.20

Foresters hunt for deer killers

The forest department on Tuesday launched a hunt for some unknown persons, who killed a deer on Sunday at a village under the Seraikela police station area, in the Seraikela-Kharsawan district about 4...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshdepur

North East  /  Published 05.03.20

Pietersen pat for rhino conservation

Former England cricketer Kevin Pietersen lauded rhino conservation efforts in Kaziranga on Thursday. The cricketer and nature lover who reached Kaziranga on Wednesday was busy round the clock for his ...
By Sanjoy Hazarika in Bokakhat

India  /  Published 03.07.19

Mount Abu pushes for beer cans as bottle shards injure wild animals

Authorities in Mount Abu have launched an initiative to promote beer cans as shards from broken bottles have been posing a threat to wild animals in the hill station in Rajasthan’s Sirohi district.S...
By PTI in Mount Abu


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