Woman attacked by shark at Sydney beach

Canberra: A 55-year-old woman was mauled by a great white shark during a leisurely swim on a Sydney beach. The predator was believed to be between 2.7 metre and 3.2 metre long Anna Shurapey from Sydney’s southwest became the first shark attack victim in Botany Bay in 25 years when she was attacked 20 metres from Congwong Beach on Friday night, More...

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By Indileak Web Desk On Thursday, February 22nd, 2018
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Assam to observe ‘Rhino Day’ on September 22

Guwahati: In a bid to keep the world famous one-horned rhinoceros of Assam under the global spotlight, the Assam government has decided to commemorate September 22 as “Rhino Day”, an official said on More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, February 21st, 2018
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Man jumps into Kerala zoo’s lion enclosure, saved

Thiruvananthapuram: In a bizarre incident, a 45-year-old man visiting the Thiruvananthapuram Zoo on Wednesday jumped into an open enclosure housing of a lion, but was saved in the knick of time. A fire-fighting More...

By Agencies On Tuesday, February 20th, 2018
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Elephant tusk seized in Bengal’s Siliguri, two arrested

Kolkata: Three pieces of an elephant tusk were seized in West Bengal’s Siliguri by DRI officials and two persons arrested, an official said on Monday. The elephant tusk was carried from Assam to Siliguri for More...

By IndiLeak Bureau On Sunday, February 11th, 2018
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Speeding train kills four wild elephants in Assam

Guwahati: At least four elephants were killed and two others injured in Assam after a train hit a herd trying to cross railway tracks late on Saturday. The accident spot was an identified elephant corridor According More...

By Agencies On Thursday, February 8th, 2018
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Wild elephant kills man in Uttarakhand forests

Dehradun: Filming a wild pachyderm on his mobile cost his life. Yes, a 27-year-old man was killed by a wild elephant when he was attempting to film the animal on his mobile phone. Locals drove away the elephant More...

By IndiLeak Bureau On Tuesday, February 6th, 2018
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Captured tigress to be released in Pilibhit Tiger Reserve

Pillibhit: Much to the horror of locals, a fully grown tigress entered a village situated on the periphery of a forested tract of Pilibhit Tiger Reserve and made its way into a house and conveniently settled on More...

By IANS On Saturday, January 27th, 2018
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Two tigers, elephant die in Karnataka, poisoning suspected

Bengaluru: Even as the national tiger census-2018 continues, the Bandipur National Park in Karnataka has lost two of its tigers — a sub-adult male and a female — and an elephant, officials said on Saturday. Activists More...

By Agencies On Saturday, January 20th, 2018
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Leopard strays in Karnataka town, captured from a house

Bengaluru: A young leopard was captured on Saturday amid high drama after it remained trapped for hours in a house in Karnataka’s Tumakuru town, police said. Forest Department rescued the wild cat by tranquilising More...

By Agencies On Monday, January 15th, 2018
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Poachers strike as Kaziranga loses year’s first rhino

Guwahati: Poachers have killed this year’s first one-horned rhino at the Kaziranga national park but failed to take away the horn, park officials said on Monday. The guards heard gunshots from a place near More...