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Now, painless restraints for captive tuskers

A wildlife vet from Maharashtra designs chain and pain free restraints for elephants

17 May 2021 9:25 AM

18 elephants killed in lightning strikes in Assam's Nagaon

Villagers living near the hill claimed that the herd of the wild elephants was screaming unnaturally throughout the night

13 May 2021 11:16 PM

Warsaw zoo tests effect of hemp oil on elephants' stress

Zoo veterinarian says hemp oil, also known as CBD, or cannabidiol oil, has been shown to reduce anxiety and stress in other animals

29 Aug 2020 10:20 AM

Here's why Sri Lanka's tallest celebrity elephant has his own armed guards

Nadungamuwa Raja, 65 years old, is a celebrated elephant towering around 10.5 feet in height, the tallest tamed tusker in Lanka.

27 Sep 2019 12:52 PM

Sri Lanka: 70-year-old elephant whose photos sparked outrage dies

The animal was withdrawn from the finale of the annual pageant in Kandy after a social media firestorm erupted against parading it.

25 Sep 2019 2:51 PM

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70-year-old emaciated elephant paraded in Sri Lanka, she collapsed later

After a howl of protests over social media, festival organisers withdrew the aged animal from the grand finale on Wednesday.

16 Aug 2019 4:56 PM

India sees alarming fall in wild jumbo population

The deep wildlife crisis in the country is illustrated by the current situation of Asian elephants.

13 Aug 2019 6:21 AM

Call for coexistence

Proposing a great solution to this, in 2019, a herd of 100 life-size lantana elephants will enter cities across the globe.

03 Feb 2019 9:10 AM

Virat Kohli calls for release of beaten Jaipur elephant still being used for rides

Cricketer urges minister to confiscate elephant 'Number 44' – who's still forced to give rides even after tourist reported violent beating.

29 Nov 2018 5:01 PM

Stop spread of TB from infected elephants to humans in Amber fort: PETA India to govt

Group says Modi's TB-Free India by 2025 can't be achieved without dealing with TB-infected elephants near Jaipur.

18 Jun 2018 3:02 PM

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PETA India sends legal notice to Rajasthan government over elephant abuse

The animal welfare group has warned of legal action if rides are not stopped.

02 Jun 2018 4:26 PM

Two elderly persons trampled to death by elephant in Odisha

The villagers expres-sed displeasure alleging inaction by the forest officials to ward off the elephants.

29 Apr 2018 12:59 AM

Anushka Sharma, Esha Gupta, horrified by Jaipur elephant beating

Bollywood stars take to Twitter to bring attention to the plight of elephant 'Number 44'.

19 Mar 2018 9:04 AM

Pharrell Williams visits elephant conservation centre in India

The centre was established in 2010, and provides critical medical treatment and lifetime care to the elephants.

06 Mar 2018 9:02 PM

Find out why elephants are going extinct

Unlike ancient species, scientists find no genetic evidence of interbreeding among two of the world's three remaining elephant species.

28 Feb 2018 12:26 PM

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RIP: Lakshmi’s soul soars free after 85 years of bondage

Mr Pandey (70), who is a resident of Dahisar, had brought the elephant from Varanasi.

26 Jan 2018 1:02 AM

In South Africa, bees stop elephants from trampling trees

The humble bee is helping to keep elephants from destroying trees and wiping out crops in their quest for food.

25 Dec 2017 3:42 PM

Celebrity elephant kills owner in Thailand

PETA said while the keeper's death was a tragedy, it illustrated the potentially violent consequences of keeping elephants confined.

28 Nov 2017 2:39 PM

Indian elephant's paintings auctioned off in Hungary

Sandra paints with her trunk purely for pleasure

05 Nov 2017 1:59 PM

Porini Cheetah Camp: Walk with the big cats in Masai Mara, with an Indian guide

Private conservancies in Kenya, though costly, offer a more authentic experience for wildlife enthusiasts.

21 Aug 2017 11:24 AM

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