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Tesu Calcutta spills its secrets in racy birth mystery

This starts as a fascinating story and turns farcical and loses its warmth, but never its fun—the characters are delightful

09 Mar 2020 5:41 PM

Baby penguin swam all the way from New Zealand to Australia

Tiny penguin's clean bill of health after epic NZ-Australia swim.

19 Sep 2019 12:03 PM

Debut novel by 70-yr-old grandmum named on shortlist for Costa Book Award

Published by Penguin, Meet Me At The Museum, a 'story of late love and second chances'.

23 Nov 2018 6:50 PM

Gay penguins 'kidnap' chick from straight parents at Denmark zoo

According to reports same-sex duo at Odense Zoo are said to have made move after seeing 'neglected', seemingly abandoned chick.

27 Sep 2018 4:18 PM

Tainted firm gets Rs11.5crore penguin upkeep contract

It will be spent on maintenance, air-conditioning of exhibition and quarantine enclosures.

11 Sep 2018 5:20 AM


Byculla Zoo brings in penguin Mold’s third birthday with oomph

Viewing area was decorated with balloons; special short film commissioned.

22 Jul 2018 2:46 AM

Former first lady Michelle Obama releases cover of her book

The book is scheduled to be published globally on November 13.

24 May 2018 9:20 PM

Human-sized ancient Penguin found at New Zealand

The newly found bird is about 7 inches (18 centimeters) longer than any other ancient penguin ever found.

13 Dec 2017 11:23 AM

After 10 months as teetotaller, Pooja Bhatt announces book on her battle with alcoholism

The former actress-director hopes she can help others deal with their problem by talking about her journey.

24 Oct 2017 1:42 PM

Antarctic penguin chicks face mass die-off alarm researchers

Sea ice extent in the polar regions varies each year, but climate change has made the fluctuation more extreme.

16 Oct 2017 8:52 AM


Penguin who fell in love with cardboard cut-out passes away in Japan zoo

Officials at Tobu zoo in Saitama, north of Tokyo, said Grape passed away after brief illness with object of his desire right by his side.

14 Oct 2017 1:24 PM

Breathtaking icescapes

Mallika Arya’s Antarctic expedition turned out to be a life-changing trip to a space so pristine that it redefines beauty.

30 Apr 2017 5:26 AM

Penguins bought sans any thought: BMC chief

The issue got politicised with the NCP putting up posters across the city targeting the youth leader for the death of the female penguin.

13 Apr 2017 7:43 AM

Penguins continue to draw crowd at Byculla zoo

Zoo director said no timeframe on introducing new entry fees.

11 Apr 2017 1:27 AM

A penguin’s tale

Wildlife filmmaker and producer John Downer takes us on an Antarctic journey this time around!

28 Mar 2017 12:09 AM


Will send back penguins if not cared for: Bombay High Court

The petitioner had brought to the notice of the court that one penguin had died because it could not adjust to Mumbai’s atmosphere.

04 Mar 2017 1:01 AM

Bird park contractor tainted: Nitesh Rane

Same firm had secured penguin project due to ties with Aaditya, Cong leader says.

10 Jan 2017 1:20 AM