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.
25 Sep 2014
Thiruvananthapuram: The century-old zoological park here has tightened safety and precautionary measures, days after a youth was mauled to death by a white tiger when he fell into its enclosure at the Delhi Zoo.
23 Sep 2014
New Delhi: In a spine-chilling incident, a 20-year-old youth was today mauled to death by a white tiger when he fell into its enclosure at the Delhi Zoo.
25 Sep 2014
Chicago: Chimpanzees that are raised as pets or performers from an early age face behavioural problems that last a lifetime, a new study has found.
12 Apr 2014
Thiruvananthapuram: The Thiruvanathapuram zoo has become the fourth zoological park in the country to have anacondas, the longest and heaviest snake variety.
24 Apr 2014
New Delhi: YouTube has played a momentous role in transforming the world of Internet and exactly nine years ago on April 23 the first ever video ‘Mee at Zoo’ was uploaded on the popular video-sharing website by its co-owner Jawed Karim.
16 Apr 2014
Thiruvananthapuram: After anacondas, the city zoo here is all set to welcome a host of new animals, including blue bulls and barking deer, and birds to its enclosure.
20 Dec 2013
Vadodara/Lucknow: Two pairs of Asiatic lions were shifted to Uttar Pradesh from the Sakkarbag Zoo in Gujarat as part of the animal exchange programme between the zoos.
17 Aug 2013
Beijing: A Chinese zoo ridiculed for disguising a dog as a lion has shut down temporarily for ‘rectification’, media reported on Friday. The zoo's supposed ‘African lion’ was exposed as a fraud when the dog used as a substitute - a Tibetan Mastiff - started barking.
12 Mar 2013
Actor Brad Pitt has reportedly made a zoo at his French Chateau Mirava house for his six children. Pitt has made a small zoo with geese, ducks, goats, llamas, bantam chickens, emus and lop-eared rabbits in it for his children -- Maddox, 11; Pax, 9; Zahara, 7; Shiloh, 6; and four-year-old twins Knox and Vivienne -- who he raises with fiancee Angelina Jolie, reports a website.