Three elephants killed in Assam train accident

Guwahati: Three elephants were killed after being hit by a speeding train in Assam early Monday. Railway authorities said that the area was not an identified elephant corridor According to an official, the incident occurred in the Jogijan area near Hojai railway station in central Assam. The Dibrugarh-bound Vivek Express sped into a herd trying to cross More...

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By IndiLeak Bureau On Sunday, December 4th, 2016
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Carcass of whale found on Odisha’s Pentha beach

Bhubaneswar: A 42-foot-long and 28-foot-wide carcass of a whale that may have died at least a fortnight ago, was found at Baidhara Pentha beach in Puri district of Odisha. He said that it was a rare whale shark More...

By Indileak Web Desk On Wednesday, November 30th, 2016
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Big projects disturbance affecting tigers’ behavioural patterns

New Delhi: The disturbance caused by big projects and infrastructure creation around tiger habitats is affecting the animals’ behavioural patterns, Parliament was told on Tuesday Tigers do disperse and become More...

By IndiLeak Bureau On Sunday, November 27th, 2016
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Tiger breaks free in MP zoo, still elusive

Indore: A captive tiger on Sunday managed to break its cage at the zoo here, causing panic among the large crowd present at that point in time. The tiger suddenly emerged from the cage of the zoo hospital Though More...

By IndiLeak Bureau On Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016
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Leopard finds abode in Delhi’s Yamuna Biodiversity Park

New Delhi: Well it is nothing unusual but certainly surprising as the authorities spotted a feline in the patch of greenery in the form of biodiversity park in the national capital which otherwise is nothing but More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, November 9th, 2016
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Chimpanzees are good fathers, devoted to their offspring

New York: Chimpanzees — highly promiscuous species — are good fathers and more devoted to protect their offspring than previously thought, a research has revealed. They interact with their infants more More...

By IANS On Sunday, November 6th, 2016
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Falling Asian elephant numbers may impact forest biodiversity

Kolkata: Declining numbers of endangered Asian elephants, which play a key role in seed dispersal and maintain the diversity of forest ecosystems, may have negative, long-term consequences for sustenance of certain More...

By Agencies On Sunday, October 30th, 2016
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Migratory bird can fly nonstop for 10 months straight

Washington: Scientists had long ago proposed that common swifts, a medium-sized migratory bird, might spend most of their lives in flight, but it is only now that it is proved that these birds can actually fly for More...

By IndiLeak Bureau On Friday, October 21st, 2016
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Yet another rhino killed in Kaziranga Park, horn missing

Guwahati: Poachers active in the state succeeded in killing yet another rhino in Kaziranga National Park on Friday. Missing horn and bullet marks on the carcass clearly indicated that the rhino was killed by the More...

By IndiLeak Bureau On Friday, October 21st, 2016
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Man-eater tigress killed in Corbett National Park

Ramnagar (Uttarakhand): It may have been an occasion for the locals to rejoice but for the Wildlife enthusiasts, certainly a sad day. The issue relates to the killing of a man-eating tigress in the confines of Corbett More...