18 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Much to the delight of bird-watchers, painted storks have descended on the Delhi zoo this Monsoon, a month ahead of the expected arrival of these large wading migratory birds.
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.
28 Jul 2015
Hyderabad: Inspired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s dream of a ‘Digital India’, a zoo in Hyderabad city is facilitating free WiFi for its visitors.
31 Jul 2015
Beijing: A giant panda in Taiwan faked pregnancy only to get enhanced living conditions which include single air-conditioned room and round-the-clock care with more fruits and bamboo, according to a media report.
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 Jun 2015
Raipur: As many as nine blackbucks died due to unknown ailments over the past one-and-half month in Nandanvan Zoo here prompting authorities to seek help from scientists from national institutes to trace the reason behind deaths.
15 Jun 2015
Tbilisi: Tigers, lions, a hippopotamus and other animals have escaped from the zoo in Georgia's capital after heavy flooding destroyed their enclosures, prompting authorities to warn residents in Tbilisi to say inside today.
12 May 2015
Saint-Aignan (France): Two families of endangered monkeys were stolen from a zoo in central France over the weekend, the sanctuary's director has 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.