Deer

Bizarre! 11-foot-long Burmese python devours deer that weighs more than itself

Bizarre! 11-foot-long Burmese python devours deer that weighs more than itself

In a rare case, a 11-foot-long Burmese python consumed an entire deer that weighs more than the snake itself.

Mar 13, 2018, 12:46 PM IST
Hangul population has lessened in Kashmir: JK govt

Hangul population has lessened in Kashmir: JK govt

The population of world famous Hangul deer in Dachigam National Park on the outskirts of Srinagar, has declined to 186 in 2015 from 234 in 2009.

Jan 27, 2017, 18:18 PM IST

Prince Charles in car crash with deer on Queen's estate

Britain's Prince Charles was reportedly involved in a car crash with a deer on his mother Queen Elizabeth II's estate in Scotland, a media report said on Thursday.

Sep 15, 2016, 20:51 PM IST
Hangul, the rare Kashmir deer, may soon go extinct

Hangul, the rare Kashmir deer, may soon go extinct

Once found in the high altitudes of northern India and Pakistan, the animal now only lives in the dense riverine forests of Dachigam, some 22 km from Srinagar.

May 23, 2016, 12:27 PM IST
Centre to help protect endangered deer in Manipur: Javadekar

Centre to help protect endangered deer in Manipur: Javadekar

There is a slight increase in the deer numbers. There were 180 deer in 2000. 

Jan 10, 2016, 14:40 PM IST
Kaziranga National Park has over 1100 eastern swamp deer

Kaziranga National Park has over 1100 eastern swamp deer

Kaziranga National Park in Assam witnessed rise in eastern swamp deer population from last year and currently stands at 1129, according to the just concluded census.

May 05, 2015, 14:44 PM IST

Man held on charges of deer poaching

One person has been arrested on charges of deer poaching.

Police said the Special Task Force police along with forest anti-poacher wing were patrolling Makkampalayam area Monday when they heard gunfire.

Apr 28, 2015, 09:43 AM IST

Spotted deer killed by poachers in UP

A spotted deer was killed with sharp-edged weapons by unidentified poachers in Panahpur village, police said today.

Jan 22, 2015, 11:58 AM IST
19 swamp deer translocated from Kaziranga to Manas

19 swamp deer translocated from Kaziranga to Manas

Nineteen swamp deer have been translocated for the first time in the country from Kaziranga National Park to Manas National Park in Assam.

Dec 28, 2014, 17:19 PM IST

Endangered vampire-like deer sighted in Afghanistan

 Strange deer with vampire-like fangs have been spotted more than 60 years after the last confirmed sighting in the rugged forested slopes of northeast Afghanistan.

Nov 01, 2014, 17:45 PM IST
3000 spotted deet and wild boars in Bhitarkanika

3000 spotted deet and wild boars in Bhitarkanika

Over 3,000 spotted deer and wild boars were found in Bhitarkanika national park in Odisha, according to a survey of mammals, first of its kind to be undertaken in the forest and wetland sites of the park.

Sep 16, 2014, 15:01 PM IST

Deer found dead in Jharkhand

A deer was found dead in Deer Park at Chandrapura in Bokaro district, a forest official said.

Jun 04, 2014, 02:04 AM IST

Hamster-sized deer born in Spain

The latest specimen of the world`s tiniest deer, a rare species no bigger than a hamster, has been born in a nature park in southern Spain, conservationists said today.

Apr 26, 2014, 10:16 AM IST

German mini drones rescue Bambis from hay shredders

A German wildlife rescue project is deploying small aerial drones to find and protect young deer hiding in tall grass from being shredded by combine harvesters cutting hay in spring.

Apr 25, 2014, 22:25 PM IST

22 deer found dead in Chhattisgarh zoo

At least 22 spotted female deer were Wednesday found dead at the Kanan Pendari zoo in Chhattisgarh`s Bilaspur district, forest officials said.

Jan 16, 2014, 03:32 AM IST

Nine sent to judicial custody for hunting deer

Nine persons were Tuesday sent to judicial custody by a court here for allegedly killing an adult deer and consuming its meat in Kaziranga extended territory area in Assam`s Golaghat district.

Sep 10, 2013, 21:28 PM IST

Plane forced to abort landing after deer spotted at UK airport

Oh deer! A passenger jet had to abort its landing at the last minute at Glasgow`s Prestwick airport after a deer was spotted on the airfield.

Apr 14, 2013, 20:50 PM IST

Two arrested for killing endangered `Sangai`

Two persons have been arrested for killing endangered deer `Sangai` (brow-antlered deer) at Keibul Lamjao National Park in Bishenpur district of Manipur.

Feb 03, 2013, 17:44 PM IST

China releases deer to lure Siberian Tigers from Russia

China has released dozens of deer near its border with Russia to lure the Siberian Tigers.

Jul 30, 2012, 16:09 PM IST

Deer impaled on Eminem’s fence given to needy family

A deer that tried to jump the fence into rapper Eminem’s Detroit property and ended up getting impaled on the gate has been given to a needy family.

Jan 22, 2011, 15:54 PM IST