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Darsheel turns 15, spends birthday in Sri Lanka (With Image)

March 9th, 2011 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) Child actor Darsheel Safary, who made it big in Bollywood with Aamir Khan's directorial debut "Taare Zameen Par", celebrated his 15th birthday Wednesday in ... Read more...

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Weaning infants late led to woolly mammoth’s end?

December 22nd, 2010 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Dec 22 (IANS) Woolly mammoths inhabiting areas north of the Arctic Circle began weaning infants up to three years later than modern day African elephants. But this adapted nursing pattern could ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Delayed, longer weaning ‘could have led to woolly mammoths’ extinction’

December 22nd, 2010 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 22 (ANI): Researchers believe that the weaning pattern of woolly mammoths could have contributed to the extinction of the giant animals.University of Western Ontario investigators found that the mammoths began ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Trying to save young ones, seven elephants mowed down by train

September 23rd, 2010 - 4:13 pm ICT by IANS
Jalpaiguri (West Bengal), Sep 23 (IANS) When two baby elephants got trapped on a rail track here, more pachyderms rushed in to help - but little did they know that a speeding ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Brit bakers make bread and butter pudding weighing the same as two baby elephants!

October 3rd, 2009 - 4:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 3 (ANI): A bread and butter pudding weighing 3,300lb, nearly the same as two baby elephants, was created to celebrate British Food Fortnight.The record-breaking dessert measured 7ft by 5ft.It took ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Drought in Kenya causing death of African elephants and other iconic animals

September 22nd, 2009 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 22 (ANI): Conservationists have announced that more than sixty African elephants and hundreds of other iconic animals have died so far in Kenya amid the worst drought to hit ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Two baby elephants found dead in Kerala stream

August 22nd, 2009 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
Thattekad (Kerala), Aug 22 (ANI): Residents and forest officials found the bodies of two baby elephants that probably slipped and drowned from a steep upstream due to heavy rainfall near Thattekad Bird ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Disney’s Earth Day movie: Is nature Disneyfied?

April 23rd, 2009 - 11:22 am ICT by IANS
By Andy Goldberg Los Angeles, April 23 (DPA) Walt Disney Co have released a new nature documentary in a move designed to mark Earth Day and recall the company's pioneering efforts to bring ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka releases eight orphaned elephants back into wild

June 14th, 2008 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
By P. Karunakharan Udawalawe (Sri Lanka), June 14 (IANS) As hundreds watched in silent admiration, Sri Lankan mahouts shed tears as eight orphaned baby elephants they had raised for four years were Friday ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Kochi collector has jumbo album on jumbos

April 3rd, 2008 - 10:24 pm ICT by admin
By Juhan Samuel Kochi, April 3 (ANI): A man in Kochi has raised a huge collection of news and photographs of Indian elephants culled from various dailies or other published materials. M.S.Manojs ... Read more...

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