Calcutta  /  Published 25.09.20

A thought for rhinos

The World Rhinoceros Day on September 22 may have quietly passed by this year but the colourful presence at the junction near Aliah University, where two colourful rhino sculptures stand, is a reminde...
By A Staff Reporter in

West Bengal  /  Published 22.09.20

2,000 more personnel for forest protection

The Bengal forest department is planning to get around 2,000 additional personnel on board for wildlife conservation, particularly for north Bengal that has two national parks which together are the s...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

Opinion  /  Published 20.09.20

Extinction report: World wildlife population

The Anthropocene — a geological period signifying human predations on the planet — can no longer be denied. The Living Planet Report 2020 by the World Wildlife Fund found that th...
By The Editorial Board in

Opinion  /  Published 11.09.20

Odd change: Kangana Ranaut office demolition

Sir — Matters have come to a head with the Bandra office of the Bollywood actress, Kangana Ranaut, being demolished by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation. Ranaut had already ruffled feathers...
By The Telegraph in

Opinion  /  Published 10.09.20

Rare balance

The ‘Kerala Model’ has shown India the way when it comes to achieving success in education and healthcare. The state, it now seems, has come up with a solution for what is believed to be a...
By The Editorial Board in

West Bengal  /  Published 03.09.20

Calcutta HC case on animal killings

Calcutta High Court on Thursday started a suo motu case on killings of elephants, bison and birds in north Bengal forests. A division bench headed by Chief Justice T.B.N. Radhakrishnan observed that ...
By Our Legal Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 03.09.20

Tiger attack in Sundarbans

A man who had ventured deep inside the Sunderbans to catch crabs and fish died after being mauled by a tiger on Thursday morning. Ram Raptan had set out on a small boat with several others from Kumir...
By Snehal Sengupta in Sunderbans

Calcutta  /  Published 02.09.20

Covid stalls Bengal wild animal study

The pandemic has put the brakes on a study to assess the habitat and distribution of hyenas, wolves and some other wild animals said to be found in the forests of the western districts of Bengal....
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

World  /  Published 31.08.20

Tune in to the Aussie wildlife

After a long boring day, it is quite impossible to keep calm and watch others. And nobody knows that better than this southern hairy-nose wombat at The Kangaroo Sanctuary in Alice Springs. Intrigued?...
By in

Jharkhand  /  Published 30.08.20

Dalma: Workers without pay for 6 months

About 48 daily wagers at the Dalma wildlife sanctuary have not been paid for the past six months. The situation has forced most of them to borrow money on interest, also forcing many to discontinue t...
By Jayesh Thaker in Jamshedpur


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