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Are zoos still relevant?

The claim made by Egyptian student Mahmoud Sarhan was strongly denied by the zoo authorities.

05 Aug 2018 12:21 AM

Pollution can change wildlife behaviour

The field of behavioural toxicology is gaining traction within the environmental sciences.

30 Jul 2018 11:34 AM

Green warriors

Over time, concrete jungles swallowed up lush green forests and perennial rivers dried up into parched lands.

24 Jun 2018 5:31 AM

Experience the best of wildlife this summer with these safari trips in India

Find out where you should explore next.

03 Jun 2018 8:56 AM

A bird’s-eye view of things

An informative workshop on birds to be held in city will prove to be a treat for nature enthusiasts.

03 Jun 2018 12:30 AM


The internet: A dangerous place for wild animals

IFAW's wildlife crime director said: "The internet has transformed the global economy, and illegal wildlife trade has transformed with it."

23 May 2018 11:51 AM

Scientists create plastic-eating enzyme

The substance is based on an enzyme which was first produced by bacteria living in a Japanese recycling center.

21 May 2018 9:35 AM

Wildlife on display

This year’s exhibition is the result of last year’s success, where photographer PV Subramaniam’s wildlife images became a crowd favourite.

20 May 2018 12:11 AM

Giraffe kills filmmaker at wildlife facility in South Africa

The Glen Afric website promises tourists that "you can get up close and personal to a number of our resident wildlife."

06 May 2018 4:52 PM

Urban areas crowded with more 'nuisance' birds: study

People living in neighbourhoods with more birds, shrubs and trees are less likely to suffer from depression, anxiety and stress.

16 Apr 2018 9:14 PM


Wildlife activists want Naveen to learn from Salman’s conviction

Most wildlife offences are recorded as ‘undetected’ cases as the identity of the offenders remains unknown.

16 Apr 2018 1:23 AM

Happy reunion of leopard cubs with their mother in Nashik

A team of forest officials shifted them in a plastic crate and put it in a cage with a bait with the hope their mother would find them.

28 Mar 2018 7:24 PM

World's last male northern white rhino, Sudan, dies

Statement from Ol Pejeta Conservancy in Kenya said 45-year-old rhino was euthanized on Monday after his condition "worsened significantly."

20 Mar 2018 2:24 PM

Seychelles swaps debt for groundbreaking marine protection

The government signed a bill restricting nearly all human activity in the waters around Aldabr.

23 Feb 2018 7:50 PM

Taiwan to ban disposable plastic items by 2030

The island started recycling plastic and pushing to reduce single-use plastic items more than a decade ago.

23 Feb 2018 1:41 PM


Polar bears can't catch enough seals to stay fed: study

Polar bear survival has been declining in the past decade.

02 Feb 2018 11:32 AM

A whale with words: Orca mimics human speech

New experiment shows how smart orcas really are.

01 Feb 2018 4:20 PM

Japanese birds' 'snake' calls conjure mental images

Researchers played recordings of songbird calls warning of a snake. Find out what happened next.

30 Jan 2018 12:25 PM

India emerges fastest growing market for tourism for Australia

To encourage travellers from India, Tourism Australia will continue to focus on promoting nature and wildlife.

19 Jan 2018 2:04 PM

Canada lynx no longer threatened, says US wildlife agency

Finding will see US Fish and Wildlife Service formally propose removing Canada lynx from federal endangered and threatened species list.

12 Jan 2018 12:45 PM