04 Jan 2014
Kolkata: Kolkata on Saturday recorded the coldest day of the season with the mercury dipping to 12.7 degrees Celsius. The city had recorded a low of 15.6 degrees Celsius on Friday.
19 Oct 2016
New Delhi: Suspected cases of Avia influenza at the Delhi zoo have prompted authorities to shut down its premises.
06 Jan 2016
Kolkata: With the death of the lone red kangaroo in captivity in India, the Kolkata Zoo authorities have decided against keeping the pouched mammals in the future.
03 Apr 2016
New Delhi: With the mercury soaring, Delhi zoo will install water sprinklers, desert coolers and fans to help the inmates beat the heat.
24 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Adding new members to its family, Delhi zoo is all set to welcome two male Himalayan black bears from Himachal Pradesh.
19 Sep 2015
Washington: An American benefactor has donated USD 4.5 million for the giant panda conservation program at the US National Zoo, where twin cubs were born last month.
01 Oct 2015
Melbourne: An open-range Australian Zoo is being overrun by rabbits after an explosion of the furry pests' numbers, a media report said.
13 Dec 2014
Kolkata: West Bengal Transport Minister Madan Mitra, who was arrested by CBI in the multi-crore Saradha scam, was on Saturday brought to Alipore Court for production amid statewide protest by the supporters and workers of ruling Trinamool Congress.
14 Sep 2015
Los Angeles: A zoo in the US is letting animals explore their creative side by auctioning paintings produced by snakes, elephants, lemurs and bats among many others.
13 Aug 2015
Beijing: A zoo in Nanning city of China recently adopted a two-headed cobra. The rare creature has already survived 15 days but the zoo officials said it may need to call in specialists to keep it alive.