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.
03 Feb 2015
Indore: A wildlife activist on Tuesday alleged that even after a month the authorities had not launched a probe into the death of a three-year-old white tiger at the Kamla Nehru zoo here.
31 Dec 2014
Patna: The oldest tigress at the Patna zoo, 19-year-old Sita has died after prolonged illness, an official said on Wednesday.
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.
29 Dec 2014
Chennai: With less than 20 days remaining for Pongal festival, forest officials on Monday convened a meeting to discuss arrangements to be made for handling the large number of visitors expected to visit Arignar Anna Zoological Park at Vandalur near Chennai.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.