18 Dec 2014
New Delhi: The city police today requested the Delhi High Court to dismiss a plea seeking compensation of Rs 50 lakh for the family members of a youth who was mauled to death recently by a tiger in the zoo here, saying the probe in the matter is pending and the action will be taken as per law.
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.
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.
02 Nov 2014
Darjeeling: The Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park popularly known as Darjeeling Zoo has been selected for the prestigious "The Earth Heroes" Award 2014.
03 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Government on Monday announced setting up of a Centre for Zoo Sciences to assist recognised Indian zoos as well as zoos in South Asia in their development and management on scientific lines.
14 Nov 2014
New Delhi: In a strong exception against the jail staff, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday suspended Superintendent of Presidency Correctional Home, doctor and on duty faculty at the prison where suspended Trinamool MP Kunal Ghosh attempted suicide.
04 Nov 2014
Kolkata: West Bengal's Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park (PNHZP), India's largest high altitude zoo, has become the first to be selected for the prestigious Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) Earth Heroes Awards 2014.
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.