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Feb 16, 2019
Scientists are trying to save northern white rhinos from extinction via surrogacyThe process of implantation is what the scientists are now trying to perfect.
Dec 17, 2018
American souvenir-hunters causing 'silent extinction' of giraffes in Africa; it's time US put the animal on 'endangered' listGiraffes are losing their lives to tribal hunting and to souvenir hunters in yhe US. In the last 15 years, the population of giraffes has fallen by 40 percent. Now, there are less than 80,000 left and they reduce every day
Mar 03, 2018
JaipurPhoto 2018: Asmita Parelkar's Giraffe Behind The Door looks at how zoos replicate natureGiraffe Behind The Door is based on photographer Asmita Parelkar's observation of wild animals in captivity. Parelkar's series, currently on display at JaipurPhoto 2018, examines how zoos create the illusion that visitors are seeing animals in their natural habitat | #FirstCulturePhotos
Oct 20, 2017
Jio MAMI 19th Mumbai Film Festival: Shlok Sharma talks about shooting Zoo on an iPhoneShlok Sharma's film Zoo was screened at MAMI. In this conversation, he talks about collaborating with Anurag Kashyap and Vikramaditya Motwane, as well as directing two rappers from Dharavi
Jun 05, 2017
Watch: Thai zoo offers front-row view of elephants swimmingThe elephant swimming pool at Thailand's Khao Kheow Open Zoo is one of the park's most popular attractions.
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.
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.
Oct 24, 2016
Humboldt penguin dies in Mumbai zoo, three months after arrival from South KoreaA female humboldt penguin on Sunday died at the city zoo, barely three months after it was procured along with seven others from an aquarium in South Korea.
Jun 03, 2016
Thailand tiger temple monk caught fleeing with skins, fangsThai authorities uncovered a trove of animal parts and intercepted a monk trying to leave a controversial "tiger temple" with skins and fangs Thursday, the latest discovery to fuel accusations that the zoo is involved in the illegal wildlife trade.