Wild elephant kills man in Bengal’s Jalpaiguri district

Kolkata: A wild elephant trampled a man to death in northern West Bengal’s Dooars forest area, forest officials said. The pachyderm attacked Rahman, stepped on him, and kicked him repeatedly The incident took place on Thursday night on the Lataguri-Mahakal Mandir Road of Jalpaiguri district as Sadik Rahman, 40, a security guard, made no attempt More...

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By IANS On Saturday, November 11th, 2017
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Wild leopard captured from Agra village

Agra: A five-year-old leopard, which had strayed into an Agra village and caused panic among locals, was captured by a wildlife organisation on Saturday, a Forest Department official said. The leopard is currently More...

By IndiLeak Bureau On Friday, November 10th, 2017
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Yet another rhino killed in Kaziranga; Fourth in a week

Guwahati: There has been a sudden spurt in rhino poaching in the famous Kaziranga National Park with yet another incident of rhino poaching reported on Friday. This was the fourth incident of rhino poaching in a More...

By Agencies On Tuesday, November 7th, 2017
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Antarctic leopard seals flocking to Australia

Canberra: Juvenile leopard seals are increasingly flocking to Australian shores, an expert has found. Juvenile leopard seals are increasingly flocking to Australian shores Sam Thalmann, a marine biologist with 20 More...

By Agencies On Thursday, November 2nd, 2017
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Two hyenas rescued from open well in Agra

Agra: After a harrowing three-hour rescue operation, two male hyenas were rescued from a well in Agra district, with one of the two animals sustaining injuries. Once the injured animal is declared fit, both hyenas More...

By Agencies On Tuesday, October 17th, 2017
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Whales, dolphins have rich ‘human-like’ cultures

London: Whales and dolphins live in tightly-knit social groups, have complex relationships, talk to each other and even have regional dialects, much like human societies, according to a study. For the study, the More...

By Agencies On Thursday, October 12th, 2017
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Burmese star tortoise comes back from extinction

New Delhi: The population of critically endangered Burmese star tortoise, endemic to Myanmar and once considered extinct in nature, has multiplied to more than 14,000 through captive-breeding programmes, the US-based More...

By IndiLeak Bureau On Sunday, October 8th, 2017
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White tigers maul keeper to death in Bengaluru zoo

Bengaluru: Two white tigers in Bannerghatta Biological Park (BBP) here on Saturday mauled a keeper to death when he entered their enclosure to feed them. It may be mentioned here that BBP is part of Bannerghatta More...

By IndiLeak Bureau On Friday, October 6th, 2017
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Leopard tranqualised in Suzuki plant, production resumes

Gurugram: Forest officials finally succeeded in tranquilising a leopard that had strayed inside the premises of a Maruti Suzuki plant in Manesar on Friday. The leopard had entered the Manesar plant on Thursday morning It More...

By Agencies On Thursday, October 5th, 2017
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Snow leopard photographed in Arunachal

New Delhi: In a first, photo evidence confirms the presence of elusive feline snow leopard in the high altitude region of Arunachal Pradesh at 3,900 metres above sea level. The findings of this survey will help More...