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The image shows the adult male rhino.(ANI)

Rhino strays out of Kaziranga National Park in Assam, taken to State Zoo

ANI
PUBLISHED ON JAN 20, 2021 02:44 PM IST
The animal that moved out of the park on January 16 at Jakhalabandha area of Kaliabor, was successfully guided inside the park.
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The image shows a rhinoceros. (representational image)(ANI)
The image shows a rhinoceros. (representational image)(ANI)

Delhi Zoo to welcome rhino from Patna Zoo

By Asian News International | Posted by: Srimoyee Chowdhury | New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON SEP 23, 2020 05:35 PM IST
The World Rhino Day is celebrated every year on September 22 to emphasise the importance of conservation of rhinoceros species.
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It almost looks like as if the jumbo is hugging the other animal.(Twitter/@susantananda3)
It almost looks like as if the jumbo is hugging the other animal.(Twitter/@susantananda3)

Elephant ‘hugs’ rhino, video may remind you of ‘jaadu ki jhappi’

By Srimoyee Chowdhury | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JUL 30, 2020 01:46 PM IST
In the popular film, the protagonist named Munna Bhai gives warm hugs to people which he refers to as jaadu ki jhappi’, and this elephant seems to be following that path.
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Rhino Rani and calf Yuvraaj seen in this picture.(Twitter/@DipakKrIAS)
Rhino Rani and calf Yuvraaj seen in this picture.(Twitter/@DipakKrIAS)

Rani the rhino gives birth to calf named Yuvaraj at Patna Zoo. See pic

By Amrita Kohli | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JUN 17, 2020 01:30 PM IST
Yuvaraj the baby rhino now the 13th rhinoceros in Patna zoo.
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The clip was originally shared on the Kruger Sightings YouTube channel back in 2107.(YouTube/Kruger Sightings)
The clip was originally shared on the Kruger Sightings YouTube channel back in 2107.(YouTube/Kruger Sightings)

Elephant uses a stick to scare away angry rhino. Watch incredible video

By Amrita Kohli | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAY 15, 2020 06:54 PM IST
This style of fighting has left many amazed.
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Watch what it does when it spots someone on the road.(Twitter/@ParveenKaswan)
Watch what it does when it spots someone on the road.(Twitter/@ParveenKaswan)

Is this Rhino helping make sure people stay indoors? Watch to find out

By Sanya Budhiraja | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 07, 2020 02:04 PM IST
It is important to stay indoors nowadays and with a rhino advocating for the ‘stay home’ message people may be bound to listen.
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Elephant safaris in Jaldapara National Park were suspended to prevent infection.(Representative photo/PTI)
Elephant safaris in Jaldapara National Park were suspended to prevent infection.(Representative photo/PTI)

Bengal suspends elephant safari in Jaldapara after anthrax kills 5 rhinos

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Kolkata
PUBLISHED ON FEB 23, 2020 03:29 PM IST
The forest department is vaccinating its captive elephants against anthrax.
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Forest officials said that the national park’s tourism would not be affected as the infected zone lies in the core area, which is deep inside the park and far away from the tourist zone. (Image used for representation).(HT PHOTO.)
Forest officials said that the national park’s tourism would not be affected as the infected zone lies in the core area, which is deep inside the park and far away from the tourist zone. (Image used for representation).(HT PHOTO.)

Anthrax kills five rhinos at nor Bengal’s Jaldapara National Park

By Joydeep Thakur and Pramod Giri | Hindustan Times, Kolkata/Siliguri
UPDATED ON FEB 22, 2020 11:14 PM IST
The National Park spreads over more than 200 sq km in the foothills of the eastern Himalayas and is known for its one-horned rhino. It has the highest rhino population after the Kaziranga National Park in Assam.
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The rhino population in West Bengal has shot up from 22 in 1986 to more than 280 at present. Jaldapara has more than 230 of these animals and Gorumara National Park also in north Bengal, has around 50 rhinos. (Image used for representation).(FILE PHOTO.)
The rhino population in West Bengal has shot up from 22 in 1986 to more than 280 at present. Jaldapara has more than 230 of these animals and Gorumara National Park also in north Bengal, has around 50 rhinos. (Image used for representation).(FILE PHOTO.)

Anthrax panic grips Bengal’s Jaldapara National Park as 3 rhinos die in 3 days

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Kolkata
UPDATED ON FEB 21, 2020 06:32 PM IST
The deaths have triggered panic among forest officials who suspect that it could be an anthrax outbreak. Blood and tissue samples collected from the carcasses have been sent to government laboratories for tests.
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Uttarakhand plans to introduce rhinos in Corbett

By Neeraj Santoshi | Hindustan Times, Dehradun
UPDATED ON NOV 27, 2019 04:04 AM IST
According to wildlife experts, sighting of a male rhino near Kotdwara in Pauri Garhwal district of Uttarakhand in 1789 confirms that rhinoceros have existed in the Himalayan state in the past.
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Rohit Sharma joined WWF India as its Brand Ambassador for Rhino Conservation in 2018.(Twitter/Rohit Sharma)
Rohit Sharma joined WWF India as its Brand Ambassador for Rhino Conservation in 2018.(Twitter/Rohit Sharma)

Rohit Sharma launches campaign to conserve rhinos, impresses Twitter

By Indo Asian News Service | Guwahati
UPDATED ON SEP 04, 2019 07:29 PM IST
Among the estimated 3,500 Indian rhinos left in the world, 82 per cent are found in India.
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La Palmyre zoo in Royan in southwestern France said in a statement it was “outraged by the stupidity and disrespect” of the visitors but would not be taking legal action.(Twitter/@thaimythbuster)
La Palmyre zoo in Royan in southwestern France said in a statement it was “outraged by the stupidity and disrespect” of the visitors but would not be taking legal action.(Twitter/@thaimythbuster)

Visitors write names on rhino’s back at French zoo, spark outrage

By Agence France-Presse | Royan, France
UPDATED ON AUG 22, 2019 02:05 PM IST
A photograph of the 35-year-old female rhinoceros with the words “Camille” and “Julien” on its back has been widely shared on social media, triggering an outcry.
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Team rescuing a rhino calf being swept away in the floodwaters(Twitter/@ParveenKaswan)
Team rescuing a rhino calf being swept away in the floodwaters(Twitter/@ParveenKaswan)

Assam floods: Wildlife rescuers save struggling baby rhino, video is viral

UPDATED ON JUL 18, 2019 01:17 PM IST
Officials and volunteers are working tirelessly to help as many animals as possible and videos posted on Twitter show just what that entails
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As many as 102 one-horned rhinoceros have been poached and killed in the country since 2008.(AFP)
As many as 102 one-horned rhinoceros have been poached and killed in the country since 2008.(AFP)

102 one-horned rhinos killed since 2008, 209 poachers arrested: RTI reply

By Press Trust of India | Noida (Uttar Pradesh)
UPDATED ON JAN 22, 2019 05:55 PM IST
The maximum killings of 84 one-horned rhinoceros have been reported from Assam, according to data provided by the Wildlife Crime Control Bureau (WCCB), under the Ministry of Environment and Forests.
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The last time a rhino was killed in Gorumara, where an estimated 50 of the endangered animals live, was one year and nine months ago.(AFP)
The last time a rhino was killed in Gorumara, where an estimated 50 of the endangered animals live, was one year and nine months ago.(AFP)

Rhino found dead in north Bengal’s Gorumara National Park

By Pramod Giri | Hindustan Times, Siliguri
PUBLISHED ON DEC 26, 2018 11:27 AM IST
The population estimate of one-horned rhino at Jalpapara was 204 in 2015 while the figure was 149 in 2011 and 35 at Gorumara in 2011. There are about 3,000 rhinos in the wild, half of them in Kaziranga, Assam alone.
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A one-horned rhinoceros.(REUTERS/)
A one-horned rhinoceros.(REUTERS/)

How four rhinos became symbol of China-Nepal relations

By Sutirtho Patranobis | Hindustan Times, Beijing
UPDATED ON SEP 28, 2018 08:45 AM IST
Nepal’s decision to gift two pairs of endangered rhinos to China was made in 2016 during the government led by KP Sharma Oli, and the animals were handed over in July.
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Kenya's Tourism and Wildlife Minister Najib Balala (left) looks on as Kenya Wildlife Services (KWS) personnel subdue a sedated black rhinoceros at the Nairobi National Park on June 26, 2018 as they prepare to translocate it to Tsavo National Park where some 11 of the critically endangered animals were translocated from Nairobi and Nakuru and ended up dead due to harsh conditions.(AFP Photo)
Kenya's Tourism and Wildlife Minister Najib Balala (left) looks on as Kenya Wildlife Services (KWS) personnel subdue a sedated black rhinoceros at the Nairobi National Park on June 26, 2018 as they prepare to translocate it to Tsavo National Park where some 11 of the critically endangered animals were translocated from Nairobi and Nakuru and ended up dead due to harsh conditions.(AFP Photo)

How a plan to save endangered black rhinos left 11 dead in Kenya

By Agence France-Presse | Nairobi
UPDATED ON AUG 30, 2018 09:40 AM IST
The primary cause of rhino deaths, an official report found, was due to toxic levels of salt in the water of their sanctuary in Kenya.
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Dia Mirza is clearly enjoying her time in Kenya.(Diamirzaofficial/Instagram)
Dia Mirza is clearly enjoying her time in Kenya.(Diamirzaofficial/Instagram)

As Dia Mirza vacations in Kenya, an African rhino is named after her. See pics

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON JUL 25, 2018 02:29 PM IST
Dia Mirza has been totally taken in by the beauties of the wild as she posts pictures from Kenya’s Masai Mara National Park. She also shared a picture of the baby rhinoceros named after her.
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Southern white rhino Victoria at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park in Escondido, California.(AP File Photo)
Southern white rhino Victoria at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park in Escondido, California.(AP File Photo)

The survival of a specie hinges on a pregnant white rhino named Victoria

By HT Correspondent | AP, San Diego
UPDATED ON MAY 18, 2018 10:15 AM IST
Researchers hope someday Victoria could serve as a surrogate mother and give birth to the related northern white rhino, whose population is down to two females after decades of decimation by poachers.
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