Wild elephants kill man in Jharkhand

Ranchi: A man was trampled to death by a herd of elephants in Jharkhands Jamtara district on Thursday. The elephants chased and trampled him to death According to police, a herd of 22 elephants reached Nurgi village from Dhanbad district. The victim, Rustam Mia, had gone to answer nature’s call. The elephants chased and trampled him to death. More...

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By Agencies On Tuesday, November 20th, 2018

Gujarat launches Rs 351-cr project to conserve Gir lions

Gandhinagar: Alarmed over the Canine Distemper Virus (CDV) outbreak that claimed the lives of 23 Asiatic lions in their only abode Gir in Saurashtra, the Gujarat government on Tuesday launched a Rs 351-crore project More...

By IANS On Wednesday, November 14th, 2018

Injured leopard rescued near Agra Fort

Agra: A badly injured eight-year-old leopard was on Tuesday caught near the Agra Fort, a popular tourist destination. The animal was tranquilized by the Uttar Pradesh Forest Department The animal was tranquilized More...

By IANS On Tuesday, November 13th, 2018

Tigress Avni shot from behind, says expert’s report

Nagpur: Tigress Avni was shot and killed “when she was facing away” from the gunman hired by the Maharashtra government, the report of an independent government-appointed expert revealed here on Monday, More...

By IANS On Thursday, November 8th, 2018

Migratory birds arrive to enliven Kashmir Valley in winter

Srinagar: Maintaining their centuries-old tryst with Kashmir, migratory birds have started arriving here from far off lands to spend the winter months in the relatively less harsh cold of the Valley. These hardy More...

By Agencies On Tuesday, November 6th, 2018

Elusive tigress Sundari finally tranquilized in Odisha Satkosia Reserve

Bhubaneswar: Elusive Royal Bengal tigress Sundari was tranquilized after two weeks of chase in Odisha’s in Satkosia Tiger Reserve on Tuesday. Sundari was tranquilized by the Satkosia Tiger Reserve expert team Forest More...

By Agencies On Sunday, November 4th, 2018

Australian marsupial enduring despite rising predator threat

Canberra: The population of the endangered Australian marsupial also known as bilbies has been holding steady despite a rising threat from natural predators, a survey has found. The species has largely been wiped More...

By Indileak Web Desk On Tuesday, October 30th, 2018

Tigress Sundari to be shifted to Nandankanan Zoological Park

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government has said that the Royal Bengal Tigress Sundari, which allegedly killed two persons, will be shifted from Satkosia Wildlife Sanctuary to Nandankanan Zoological Park in Bhubaneswar. Efforts More...

By Indileak Web Desk On Saturday, October 27th, 2018

Seven wild elephants electrocuted in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: At least seven elephants died of electrocution after coming in contact with a live wire near Kamalanga village in Odisha’s Dhenkanal district, a forest official said on Saturday. Non-rectification More...

By IANS On Monday, October 22nd, 2018

“Freedom” for Tigress Sundari to end soon

Bhubaneswar: The Forest Department in Odisha has decided to tranquilise tigress Sundari after another man was attacked and killed in Satakosia Tiger Reserve, an official said on Monday. Forest Department has decided More...