Some denizens have taken it upon themselves to ensure that the furry friends on streets don’t feel the winter pinch, and are arranging food, sweaters and beds for them.
Updated on Nov 25, 2020 01:15 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By Mallika Bhagat, New Delhi
To mark the event, students participated in a mask-making activity to showcase endangered animals and the impact of their extinction on biodiversity.
Updated on Oct 05, 2020 06:06 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
World Animal Day: Dia Mirza, Vivek Oberoi, Kunal Kemmu and other celebs urge to not forget about animals amid pandemic
On World Animal Day, we got a few celebrities to share their views on how the pandemic affected animals as much as they did humans and what is the way forward from here on.
Updated on Oct 04, 2020 11:17 AM IST
Hindustan Times | By Juhi Chakraborty
WII has said that the highest concentration of polyaromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs), a toxic compound, in fish samples from Maguri Motapung wetland, which is located near the blowout site, was found to be 10-to 100-fold higher than any concentrations reported from India or other parts of the world.
Updated on Jul 31, 2020 06:06 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Jayashree Nandi
The petition filed on June 11 in light of the death of a pregnant elephant in Kerala on May 27 after she ate a pineapple filled with firecrackers, also sought guidelines for the tracking of elephants in order to save them from cruelty and extinction.
Published on Jul 11, 2020 04:13 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Murali Krishnan, New Delhi
Actors Esha Gupta, Jaya Bhattacharya, Sambhavna Seth, Daisy Shah, Sonnalli Seygall, singers Mohit Chauhan, rapper Raftaar, among others have been doing their bit for strays for the past few months.
Published on Jun 21, 2020 04:41 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By Shreya Mukherjee, New Delhi
Human-animal conflict should be addressed as an emergency. In the first instance, habitat conservation, even commons, is the most essential means of reducing torment to wildlife.
Updated on Jun 08, 2020 05:24 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Bharati Chaturvedi, New Delhi
Jaya Bhattacharya turns good Samaritan amid Covid-19 crisis: If you can’t care about animals, do you think you can take care of humans?
The actor says she is chronicling the work on social media for everyone to know that their contribution is reaching the right people
Updated on May 02, 2020 03:41 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By Shreya Mukherjee
Maneka Gandhi’s post shared addresses the rumour that pets can transmit coronavirus.
Updated on Mar 20, 2020 11:36 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Srimoyee Chowdhury
The tiny, less than 10-celled parasite Henneguya salminicola lives in salmon muscle, according to the finding published on Tuesday in the journal PNAS.
Updated on Feb 27, 2020 06:16 AM IST
Jerusalem | By Press Trust of India
The uncle said that in their community, when an unmarried girl dies, she is symbolically married to a tree before being cremated. “However we couldn’t even follow those rituals. All I can do is pray for her soul.”
Updated on Dec 01, 2019 09:36 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | By Venkatesha Babu
Popular Instagrammers posting selfies with their pet otter may simply be seeking to warm the hearts of the followers, but the trend is posing an existential threat to the silky mammal.
Published on Aug 22, 2019 02:30 PM IST
Geneva | By Agence France-Presse
Veterinarians in particular are at high risk for death by suicide, according to a study from the Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association.
Updated on Aug 13, 2019 02:02 PM IST
Indo Asian News Service | By Indo Asian News Service, New York
The leopard has killed two people and attacked several others,which includes a 15-year-old boy in Chanwda village.
Updated on Aug 08, 2019 01:05 PM IST
Seashore Trolley Museum took to Facebook to ask people’s help in identifying the all-white creature.
Updated on Jul 19, 2019 11:27 AM IST
Kennebunkport | By HT Correspondent
Medical examiners said Tuesday that DNA testing determined that pieces of bone recovered from the dogs’ feces were those of 57-year-old Freddie Mack, according to the Johnson County Sheriff’s Office.
Updated on Jul 11, 2019 11:50 AM IST
Dallas | By Associated Press
In an order issued by the university’s social works department head Gurnam Singh on May 30, 2019, the staff was warned that those guilty of keeping animals in their residence will lose their campus accommodation.
Updated on Jun 11, 2019 02:35 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Rajeev Mullick
A cave in the pit was buzzing with a community of fruit bats, with some of the deadliest snakes such as the cobra visiting it to prey upon the unsuspecting chiropteran.
Updated on Jun 05, 2019 06:32 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Joydeep Thakur and Vatsala Shrangi
The duo has been booked under relevant sections of the Wildlife Protection Act, 1972.
Published on May 23, 2019 02:18 AM IST
Mumbai | By Sajana Nambiar
A special three-member team was formed on Monday to inspect the condition of water pits for animals. The department had identified a total of 35 water pits for animals last year.
Published on May 14, 2019 02:48 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Gurugram | By Leena Dhankhar
He was rushed to a hospital in Lunawada town and then shifted to a bigger medical facility in Godhra but succumbed later in the day from the venom injected into him by the snake.
Published on May 07, 2019 06:01 PM IST
Vadodara | By Press Trust of India
The cubs were found by a local in the village of Kozani about an hour away, and because they were kept in a sheep pen for a week, it was too late to reunite them with their mother.
Updated on May 07, 2019 04:54 PM IST
Nymfaio | By Reuters
Researchers trained the animals to use their snouts to press a “giving” symbol on a screen that delivered food to an adjacent enclosure, where a fellow animal may or may not be present.
Updated on May 03, 2019 02:25 PM IST
Washington | By Agence France-Presse
The video starts with the chimpanzee watching a video. With its eyes glued to the screen, the chimp also swipes back to find other videos and images.
Updated on Apr 26, 2019 05:12 PM IST
By Trisha Sengupta
Indian airports have recorded a steady increase in number of bird hits and aircraft run-ins with stray animals over at least the past five years, according to official data.
Updated on Apr 22, 2019 07:16 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Faizan Haidar
A resolution to this effect was passed by the board of 20 members, chaired by BJP MP Poonam Mahajan, during its meeting last month after advocate and member Ambika Hiranandani raised the issue.
Updated on Jan 12, 2019 07:47 AM IST
Mumbai | By Badri Chatterjee
A resolution to this effect was passed by the state animal welfare board, chaired by BJP MP Poonam Mahajan, during its meeting last month
Updated on Jan 12, 2019 12:42 AM IST
Hindustan Times | By Badri Chatterjee, Mumbai
A known animal lover, actor Randeep Hooda often writes to the government about wildlife conservation while planning public infrastructure.
Published on Jan 02, 2019 02:37 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By Ruchika Garg, New Delhi
PTR officials had recorded 246 injuries in birds and 112 injuries in small animals, including wild rodents, caused by synthetic manjha in 2016. Most of these birds and animals succumbed to the injuries.
Published on Dec 28, 2018 10:57 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By HT Correspondent
While poaching of elephants, one-horned rhinos and pangolins, as well as the death of tigers have traditionally elicited strong reactions, the killing of thousands of mongoose has largely gone unnoticed.
Updated on Dec 24, 2018 09:33 AM IST
Bengaluru | By Sibi Arasu