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Ricky Kej visits bear rescue centre

Music producer and composer Ricky Kej visited Bannerghatta Bear Rescue Centre, run by Wildlife SOS, recently. He spent time interacting with the Wildlife SOS staff to get an insight into their efforts in conserving wildlife and caring for the sloth bears. The ... Deccan Herald, 2 weeks ago

141 images for international union for conservation of nature

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Times of Oman, 2 months ago

Saiga antelopes are struck again by a plague

They found the first carcasses in late December, on the frozen steppes of Mongolia's western Khovd province. By the end of January, officials in the region had recorded the deaths of 2,500 endangered saiga antelopes — about one-quarter of the country's ...
 Deccan Herald3 weeks ago

World's rarest boa snake spotted for 1st time in 64 years

One of the world's rarest boa - that dwells in the forests of Brazil - has been sighted for the first time in 64 years, indicating that the species is alive and well, scientists say. Corallus cropanii - also known as Cropan's boa - is known from only a ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

Plastic from tyres, clothes major source of ocean pollution

Tiny plastic particles washed off products such as synthetic clothes and car tyres contribute up to 30 per cent of the 'plastic soup' polluting the world's oceans, with potentially disastrous effects on marine life and human health, a new report warned today.
 Business Standard1 month ago

Odisha hopeful of world heritage tag for Bhitarkanika National Park

The Odisha government is hopeful of getting the Bhitarkanika National Park, the country's second largest mangrove forest after the Sundarbans in neighbouring West Bengal, included in the list of Unesco World Heritage Sites."A meeting of the International ...
 Prokerala1 month ago

Race to document rare plants

Most of the wood in mainland Southeast Asia has been logged to support the region's rapid economic growth. Efforts are on to document the rare plant life found in Cambodia's limestone karsts that are next in line, writes Julia Wallace. Millions of years ago, ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago

Here are the best photos from the World Press Photo Awards

The winners of the 60th annual World Press Photo Contest have been announced. The winning shot was taken by Turkish Associated Press photographer called Burhan Ozbilici, with an image he has simply titled An Assassination in Turkey. Showing Mevlut Mert Altintas shouting after shooting Andrei Karlov, the Russian ambassador to Turkey, at an art gallery in Ankara, Turkey, on December 19 2016. This year, 80,408 photos were submitted for judging, made by 5,034 photographers from ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Chinese police probe endangered animal banquet

Chinese authorities are investigating a banquet where government officials may have feasted on endangered pangolins, considered the most trafficked mammal on earth, after posts about the meal drew outrage on social media. The animal's brown scales are made of ...
 Business Standard1 month ago
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Tiny Frog Last Seen In 1962 Found In The Mountains Of Zimbabwe

&& Francois Becker knows his frog calls ― and he knows them well. But in early December, while conducting research near the summit of a remote mountain in eastern Zimbabwe, the ecologist heard a call he could not quite place. “When I first heard [it], ...
 Huffington Post1 month ago

Days after reopening, zoo sees black buck's death

Just days after the Delhi Zoo was reopened, a black buck has died after getting injured in a fight with another antelope. "The black buck died three-four days ago after suffering internal bleeding during a fight with another deer. It was immediately attended ...
 DNA2 months ago
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