Last Updated: Friday, August 02, 2013, 19:37
In a major boost to animal conservation, the latest request to adopt an animal at India`s oldest zoological park - Kolkata`s Alipore Zoo - has come from Infosys chairman N.R. Narayana Murthy.
Last Updated: Saturday, May 18, 2013, 18:22
A lady teacher who was arrested for allegedly banging a class III student`s head against a wall as punishment leading to his death was on Saturday remanded to 14 days judicial custody.
Last Updated: Monday, May 06, 2013, 18:37
For 14 months, anxious animal lovers waited for a pregnant giraffe at the Lucknow zoo to give birth. All the hope turned to gloom, when the baby giraffe died, soon after birth, officials said.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 27, 2012, 20:22
West Bengal government is planning to set up two `Elephant Rescue Centres` on a pilot basis.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 22, 2012, 12:32
Authorities at Kolkata`s Alipore Jail organised an art workshop as part of their rehabilitation programme for inmates.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 22, 2012, 09:26
In a first of its kind, an art workshop involving convict-artists and professional painters was held away from a prison in Kolkata.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 21, 2012, 17:54
In a first of its kind, an art workshop involving convict-artists and professional painters was held away from a prison.
Last Updated: Saturday, August 07, 2010, 19:46
Alipore zoo authorities here have decided to release 60 spotted deer into Sunderbans Tiger Reserve to improve the food supply of Bengal tigers, which usually strayinto villages and attacks people.
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