17 Jul 2016
New York: Birds that live in suburban areas exhibit significantly higher levels of territorial aggression than those in the countryside, says a study that shed light on the effects of human population expansion on wildlife.
03 Jan 2016
Jammu: "This wetland is dying a slow death; please help us to preserve it for our future generations," reads a billboard outside the famed Gharana wetland, the winter abode of thousands of migratory birds who throng this marshy land on the India-Pakistan border.
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.
22 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Modern technology has widened the distance between nature and us. Gone are the days when we would start the day with melodious chirping of birds and a beautiful panorama.
06 Jun 2016
New Delhi: When it comes to animated television series and movies, we find numerous characters have been created and few of them went on to become megastars in the animation world.
20 Nov 2014
Udaipur: A village in southern Rajasthan has scripted a heart warming conservation story by refusing to allow fishing or any other activity in two ponds, leaving them exclusively for birds, including migratory ones.
29 Jun 2016
Mumbai: Skipper Mamtha Poojari led from the front as Firebirds beat Ice Divas to win the first game of Women's Kabaddi Challenge here.
28 Jun 2016
Mumbai: Three teams-Fire Birds, Ice Divas and Storm Queens, will be vying for honours in the Women's Kabaddi Challenge starting today.
28 Mar 2014
Aska (Odisha): Dubbing Congress and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) as 'migratory birds' who visit Odisha only during elections, Biju Janata Dal (BJD) chief Naveen Patnaik said that both parties has all along ignored the interests of the state.
20 May 2016
New Delhi: A major part of India is reeling under sweltering conditions with mercury touching the higher notches, up to the tune of 43-47 degrees at many places. In fact Phalodi in Rajsthan has registered 51 degrees which is the highest temperature recorded in the country since 1956. The unprecedented heat wave has made life very difficult not only for people but for other life forms as well, especially the birds that require water bodies to stay happy and in good health.