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Apr 04, 2017
Indian zoos need to move beyond amusement, work towards saving endangered speciesMost zoos in the world — and certainly all zoos in India — are run without the knowledge that it even exists. No thought has been given to the question of what a zoo is, or what it should be. It is just a place where animals are imprisoned.
Mar 30, 2017
Watch: Byculla zoo spruces security for its Humboldt Penguin displayThe zoo management had not anticipated such a huge response and were majorly unprepared to control such a large crowd. Four children were reported to have gone missing.
Mar 17, 2017
WATCH: As Byculla Zoo's Humboldt Penguins go on display, here's a sneak peekIt was in July last year that the BMC announced the arrival of eight Humboldt Penguins from South Korea. Now they're finally on display.
Feb 23, 2017
Delhi: Four monitor lizards die after being taken out of hibernation without permission by zoo rangerAll four monitor lizards at the Delhi Zoo have died of "shock" after being taken out of their enclosures during hibernation by a staff member.
Jan 10, 2017
Penguin enclosure at Mumbai zoo may miss inauguration deadline, as Congress demands probeThe BMC's plans of inaugurating the Humbolt penguin enclosure at the Byculla zoo has run into troubled waters, with the Congress insisting that an inquiry into accusations of documents being forged be completed first
Dec 22, 2016
Panda and snowman discuss demonetisation: What Toronto Zoo's finest makes of it allWhat connects demonetisation and Da Mao, a panda in the Toronto Zoo? A lot more than you think
Dec 22, 2016
US’ oldest gorilla turns 60: Mom of 3, grandma of 16, great-grandma of 12 and great-great-grandma of 3She's Colo, the nation's oldest living gorilla, and she's turning 60 on Thursday at the Columbus Zoo.
Nov 04, 2016
Byculla Zoo penguin's death: Maharashtra Lokayukta summons BMC officials for hearingA day after the Central Zoo Authority demanded an explanation on the death of a female Homboldt Penguin in Mumbai Zoo, the Maharashtra Lokayukta has summoned BMC officials for a hearing on Friday, an official said.
Nov 03, 2016
Byculla Zoo penguin's death: BMC confiscates Rs 1.40 crore deposit of contractorFollowing the recent death of an 18-month-old Humboldt penguin in Mumbai zoo, the civic body has forfeited Rs 1.40 crore deposit of the contractor responsible for construction of the bird's enclosure.
Oct 26, 2016
The death of a Byculla Zoo penguin: Dory's demise should teach us about the obsolescence of zoosIt is a time to reflect on the one-and-a-half year life of Dory — the Humboldt penguin that died in Mumbai last week and the questions her death raises over the future of her seven companions