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Wildlife guardians: Adoptions rise at Van Vihar (With Image)

June 22nd, 2011 - 1:13 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, June 22 (IANS) They are not high-profile celebrities, but at least 33 wildlife lovers have adopted animals at the Van Vihar National Park here under their unique guardianship scheme.It ... Read more...

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Pakistan doesn’t have a single lion, tiger, rhino

November 7th, 2010 - 1:00 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 7 (IANS) Tiger, lion, rhinoceros and swamp deer are the four mammal species that have disappeared from Pakistan, reveal latest wildlife data that also indicate that many birds and ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Now, coolers, glucose and vitamins for Patna Zoo inmates

April 19th, 2010 - 11:37 pm ICT by ANI
By Ajay KumarPatna, April (ANI): Special arrangements to protect inmates at the Sanjay Gandhi Botanical and Zoological Gardens in Patna have been made following the heat wave in the western, northern and ... Read more...

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‘Sustainable development need of hour’

March 5th, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
Aligarh, March 5 (IANS) Pointing out that an estimated 81 species of animals and 38 species of birds were endangered in India, an expert Friday said protection of the environment through sustainable ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Tigers are more ancient than previously believed

February 13th, 2010 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 13 (ANI): A genetic analysis has revealed that the tiger began evolving 3.2 million years ago, along with the snow leopard, which means it is more ancient and distinct than ... Read more...

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American Jaguar dies in Orissa zoo

February 5th, 2009 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Feb 5 (IANS) The only American Jaguar in Orissa's Nandankanan Zoo has died of complications related to old age, officials said Thursday."The male animal was 21 years and nine months old. ... Read more...

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Madhya Pradesh sanctuary to get Asiatic lions from Hyderabad

June 25th, 2008 - 9:59 am ICT by IANS
By Sanjay Sharma Bhopal, June 25 (IANS) A sanctuary in Madhya Pradesh that has been identified as an alternative habitat for the endangered Asiatic lion is to soon to get the first of ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |