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Haathi Mere Saathi teaser: Rana Daggubati, Pulkit Samrat protect wildlife against human encroachers
Entertainment

Haathi Mere Saathi teaser: Rana Daggubati, Pulkit Samrat protect wildlife against human encroachers

When human beings try to encroach on Kaziranga's elephant corridor, Rana Daggubati dedicates his life to protecting wild animals in Haathi Mere Saathi.

Rana Daggubati's triligual film Haathi Mere Saathi to release on 2 April; new posters from wildlife drama unveiled
Entertainment

Rana Daggubati's triligual film Haathi Mere Saathi to release on 2 April; new posters from wildlife drama unveiled

Directed by Tamil filmmaker Prabhu Solomon, the trilingual film will release as Haathi Mere Saathi in Hindi, Kaadan in Tamil and Aranya in Telugu.

Artificial highlands in Assam's Kaziranga aren't a ‘real’ solve for protecting the ecosystem
science

Artificial highlands in Assam's Kaziranga aren't a ‘real’ solve for protecting the ecosystem

Artificial highlands can lead to siltation of the park’s wetlands, grasslands, thereby harming its fragile ecology.

Assam’s rhino habitats are being overtaken by invasive plant species; will timely solutions be found?
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Assam’s rhino habitats are being overtaken by invasive plant species; will timely solutions be found?

Each of Assam state’s four rhino reserves currently faces threats from invasive plants including Parthenium, Mimosa, Mikania and water hyacinth

Wall still blocks elephant corridor near Kaziranga despite SC order to bring it down
India

Wall still blocks elephant corridor near Kaziranga despite SC order to bring it down

The 2.2-kilometre boundary wall was built in 2011 by a state-run fossil fuel refinery.

Sivasagar: Exploring the former capital of Assam's Ahom dynasty, now a bustling tourist town
Life

Sivasagar: Exploring the former capital of Assam's Ahom dynasty, now a bustling tourist town

Though it isn't the most popular tourist destination, Assam's Sivasagar is home to monuments which are grand despite the absence of explicit opulence

Assam floods: Over 200 animals died in Kaziranga National Park since 10 August, reveals govt report
India

Assam floods: Over 200 animals died in Kaziranga National Park since 10 August, reveals govt report

Over 200 animals, including 12 one-horned rhinos, have drowned in Kaziranga National Park (KNP) in the last two weeks

Nagaland political crisis: Shurhozelie Liezietsu says dismissal of his govt 'illegal and unconstitutional'
India

Nagaland political crisis: Shurhozelie Liezietsu says dismissal of his govt 'illegal and unconstitutional'

Dethroned Nagaland chief minister Shurhozelie Liezietsu alleged that the decision of Governor PB Acharya in dismissing his government was “illegal and unconstitutional”.

Assam floods: Sarbananda Sonowal calls for relief materials for victims as death toll reaches 65
India

Assam floods: Sarbananda Sonowal calls for relief materials for victims as death toll reaches 65

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal directed all deputy commissioners to ensure that the flood-affected families be provided with relief materials, as the death toll touched 65.

Nagaland political crisis: Chief Minister Shurhozelie Liezietsu says no split in NPF despite tensions
India

Nagaland political crisis: Chief Minister Shurhozelie Liezietsu says no split in NPF despite tensions

Nagaland Chief Minister Shurhozelie Liezietsu on Tuesday claimed that there was no split in the ruling Nagaland People's Front (NPF) despite the leadership crisis.

Assam's Kaziranga National Park deploys drones to monitor animals in flood-ravaged state
India

Assam's Kaziranga National Park deploys drones to monitor animals in flood-ravaged state

Kaziranga National Park authorities have deployed three drones to monitor the movement of flood-hit animals and protect them from poachers

Sarbananda Sonowal govt completes a year: Dhoti-kurta dress code to two-child norm, 10 decisions that rocked Assam
Politics

Sarbananda Sonowal govt completes a year: Dhoti-kurta dress code to two-child norm, 10 decisions that rocked Assam

Firstpost takes a look at 10 major decisions that rocked the state of Assam during the first year of the Sarbananda Sonowal government

Bonani jabo? Staying at this quaint lodge in Kaziranga is like stepping back in time
Life

Bonani jabo? Staying at this quaint lodge in Kaziranga is like stepping back in time

61-year -old Bonani Lodge, the first bungalow to be constructed in Kaziranga, Assam (1956) is so charming, even those from the Victorian era would be awed by it, were they to visit today

Kaziranga-BBC row: Do we need to rethink how we conserve an endangered species?
India

Kaziranga-BBC row: Do we need to rethink how we conserve an endangered species?

The controversy over Kaziranga forest department officials allegedly shooting poachers on sight prompts the question: Is there a way to protect animals, and human life?

Not burning bright: Why tigers are in danger in India, despite rising numbers
Life

Not burning bright: Why tigers are in danger in India, despite rising numbers

Tigers have vanished from nearly 90 percent of its original range which extended from parts of Central Asia and Siberia to Indonesia.

Home Minister Rajnath Singh leaves for Assam to take stock of the flood affected areas
India

Home Minister Rajnath Singh leaves for Assam to take stock of the flood affected areas

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday left for Assam to take take stock of the situation in flood affected areas of the state.

Rare Indian rhinos face growing threat from poachers
India

Rare Indian rhinos face growing threat from poachers

A decade ago, India had all but declared victory over poaching in Kaziranga, in Assam. But recent years have seen an alarming upsurge in their slaughter

Gogoi expresses concern over rhino killings at Kaziranga, orders probe
India

Gogoi expresses concern over rhino killings at Kaziranga, orders probe

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Friday ordered a probe into the rhino killing in Kaziranga National Park recently.

The Himalayan adventure: Kate and William visit Bhutan
World

The Himalayan adventure: Kate and William visit Bhutan

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are visiting Bhutan as part of a week long visit to India and Bhutan that has taken in cities such as Mumbai, Delhi, Kaziranga, Bhutan and Agra.

William and Kate go on wildlife safari at Kaziranga National Park
India

William and Kate go on wildlife safari at Kaziranga National Park

The British royal couple were visiting the Kaziranga National Park in hopes of drawing attention to the plight of endangered animals.