Scientists pitch for wild breeding of Great Indian Bustard

 Some near-extinct species like the Great Indian Bustard should be encouraged to breed in the wild rather than in captivity, new research says.

Diclofenac still a major threat for vultures

Human formulations of the drug Diclofenac banned for veterinary use are still being illegally used to treat cattle, posing a grave danger to the already critically-endangered vulture population, say experts.