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Nov 02, 2016
Bird flu scare: Odisha sounds high alert following Delhi and GwaliorWith detection of avian influenza in Delhi and Gwalior, Odisha goverment health department has sounded high alert in the state and has asked chief district medical officers (CDMOs) to take precautionary measures.
Oct 20, 2016
Bird flu scare in Delhi, zoo shuts down until further noticeAround 8 water birds and a few ducks and pelicans were reported to have been affected by bird flu, causing Delhi zoo's temporary shutdown.
Oct 19, 2016
Delhi National Zoological Park shuts down temporarily due to bird fluSuspected cases of Avia influenza at the Delhi zoo have prompted authorities to shut down its premises.
Apr 05, 2016
Another selfie tragedy: Youth dies after he falls into lake at Hyderabad zooManjeet Kumar, 16, who was on picnic with his family members, slipped into the water body near butterfly park in the zoo.
Mar 11, 2016
Indian researcher-led team discovers new frog species in KarnatakaAn Indian-led team of international researchers has discovered a new thumbnail-sized species of a frog near the coastal town of Manipal, Udupi district, in Karnataka.
Feb 24, 2016
Dodos were smart, not stupid as commonly thought: ResearchDodo, an extinct bird whose name has entered popular culture as a symbol of stupidity, was actually fairly smart, new research suggests.
Feb 19, 2015
Youth held for clicking pictures while standing on a tortoiseA youth has been arrested here for "illegally" entering the enclosure of a tortoise at a zoo and then clicking pictures standing on it for posting them on a popular social networking site in a bid to get more 'likes'.
May 13, 2014
Coolers, sprinklers help Delhi Zoo animals beat the summer heatCoolers, water sprinklers and seasonal summer food like beetroot and watermelon are some of the special arrangements Delhi Zoo has made to help the animals and birds beat the sweltering summer heat.
May 10, 2014
Animal lover Jayalalithaa christens tiger cubs in Chennai's Vandalur zooTwo female white tiger cubs were named Thaaraa and Meeraa, while a male was christened Bheemaa by Jayalalithaa, an official release said.
Apr 05, 2012
T-rex was warm and fuzzy, according to new evidenceThe evidence comes from the unearthing of a new tyrannosaur species in northeastern China that lived 60 million years before T-rex. The fossil record preserved remains of fluffy down, making it the largest feathered dinosaur ever found.