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Sep 16, 2017
Planet Earth II review: BBC's wildlife documentary series deftly juggles scale and substanceThe premiere episode of Planet Earth II, though geographically located around islands, is metaphorically about bridging all the seas between them. It is not as much about conflict, food chain and the Darwinian survival of the fittest theory as it is about the need and want of animals to stay close to their fellow breed members.
Jul 16, 2017
Delhi zoo plans grand bash for oldest inmate as chimpanzee Rita turns 56Array
Jun 19, 2017
Darjeeling unrest: Zoo faces shutdown heat as food supply for 350 animals runs outOver 350 zoo inmates of a specialised zoo located in Darjeeling, known for its conservation and breeding programmes of highly endangered animals, are facing the heat of the ongoing shutdown with food supplies fast drying up.
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'.