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Anita Anand | Lessons to learn from Bhutan on what not to do in Lakshadweep

Three deputy ministers in Maldives heard this as putting down the exotic and pristine offerings of their country and posted on social media

18 Jan 2024 12:00 AM

Tech firm Sigfox develops tiny tracker to help fight rhino poaching

The global number of rhinos dwindled to about 20,000 a decade ago due to relentless poaching.

01 Jan 2019 4:10 PM

Study shows throwing back big fish, especially females helps conserve species

A single female fish may release anywhere between 11 to almost 58 million eggs per clutch, they found.

11 May 2018 8:47 AM

Scientists discover sharks love jazz and swing music

Experts are of the opinion that sharks are not merciless killers but ­sensitive souls with a passion for certain kinds of music.

10 May 2018 11:54 AM

Traditional moves, contemporary tales

Meera, Kaalchakra and Shree Durga, also being showcased, are directed by Shobha Deepak Singh and the Kendra’s own production.

08 May 2018 1:03 AM


Study warns water taps may completely dry up in India

According to warning satellite system, India, Morocco, Iraq and Spain could spark the next "day zero" water crisis.

13 Apr 2018 12:12 PM

World's last male northern white rhino, Sudan, dies

Statement from Ol Pejeta Conservancy in Kenya said 45-year-old rhino was euthanized on Monday after his condition "worsened significantly."

20 Mar 2018 2:24 PM

Corals in Atlantic Ocean to have stricter preservation rules

Environmentalists, regulators and harvesters of species including squid, scallops and lobster have debated the proposal for years.

31 Jan 2018 7:38 AM

Tiger walks 700 kilometres to return to city he loves

Big cat that was taken to Siberia for terrorising Russian town walks back again.

04 Nov 2017 11:43 AM

New Delhi is running out of water

Water shortages are becoming something of an annual ritual in Delhi, the world’s second most populous city.

15 Jul 2017 3:58 PM


Tendulkar promotes electronic cars, backs govt initative

Tendulkar said environment-friendly mobility solutions is a step towards conservation of the planet.

03 Jul 2017 10:09 AM

German zoo gets two new pandas

Country to pay China $1 million annually over 15 years to host animals in Berlin zoo.

28 Jun 2017 2:45 PM