Elephant

Watch: Elephant, calf enter house looking for food. Here's what happens next

Watch: Elephant, calf enter house looking for food. Here's what happens next

In a CCTV footage from Coimbatore's Periyanaickenpalayam, an elephant can be seen entering a house in search of food. The elephant entered the house but soon left without causing any damage.

Dec 02, 2017, 14:58 PM IST
'High on testosterone levels', celebrity elephant crushes owner to death

'High on testosterone levels', celebrity elephant crushes owner to death

Thailand is infamous for its elephant tourism trade wherein the animals are subjected to performing in circuses, giving rides, or hired out for other forms of entertainment.

Nov 28, 2017, 16:41 PM IST
Tourists rescued by elephants from flooded Nepal safari park

Tourists rescued by elephants from flooded Nepal safari park

Elephants were pressed into service to rescue hundreds of foreign tourists trapped in a Nepal jungle safari park, officials said on Monday, as the death toll from flash floods and landslides after four days of heavy rains rose to 70.

Aug 14, 2017, 12:11 PM IST
Baby Elephant chases birds and falls face-down at Sweden zoo – Watch

Baby Elephant chases birds and falls face-down at Sweden zoo – Watch

It shows the baby elephant running after the birds while his mom stands watch over him - until he takes a tumble and falls face-first on the ground in a hilarious manner which is worth watching.

Jun 24, 2017, 19:54 PM IST
Bollywood actress Dia Mirza appointed Wildlife Trust of India's brand ambassador

Bollywood actress Dia Mirza appointed Wildlife Trust of India's brand ambassador

Using her celebrity status, the actress has been an ardent advocate for nature conservation in India to bring conservation issues before a wider, more mainstream audience. 

Jun 05, 2017, 13:58 PM IST
Death penalty for Bnaya Ganesh? - The 'bad boy' elephant in West Bengal's Jaldapara

Death penalty for Bnaya Ganesh? - The 'bad boy' elephant in West Bengal's Jaldapara

Bnaya Ganesh, who is notorious in the forest area, has killed eight people. 

May 18, 2017, 15:33 PM IST
West Bengal: Tuskar killed after being run over by train near Bagdogra – Pic inside

West Bengal: Tuskar killed after being run over by train near Bagdogra – Pic inside

The Kathihar-bound intercity express from Siliguri hit the elephant when it was walking on the rail track, identified as elephant corridor, at about 4 am.

May 10, 2017, 14:14 PM IST

Two CRPF personnel trampled to death by elephant in Karnataka

"The incident took place in the early hours today after the elephant strayed into the CRPF camp at Taralu village from the adjacent Savandurga forest and attacked the duo," an official said.

May 07, 2017, 22:56 PM IST
Cricketer Yusuf Pathan bats for elephants

Cricketer Yusuf Pathan bats for elephants

Cricketer Yusuf Pathan on Friday stressed the need to conserve environment and protect wildlife.

Mar 18, 2017, 00:41 AM IST
Climate change impact on animals and birds 'under-appreciated': Researchers

Climate change impact on animals and birds 'under-appreciated': Researchers

Researchers have found that climate change harmed nearly half of endangered land mammals and a quarter of birds, a much higher segment than previously thought.

Feb 14, 2017, 19:23 PM IST

Elephant terror forces residents to flee homes, take shelter on trees in Jharkhand

Afraid of an attack by a herd of elephants, residents of Loharatola village, nearly 40 km from Jharkhand capital Ranchi, have taken shelter in trees.

Dec 01, 2016, 10:21 AM IST
Baby elephant refuses to part with mother's dead body in Assam – Watch video

Baby elephant refuses to part with mother's dead body in Assam – Watch video

Several hours after her death, the forest officials took out the elephant`s body from the pit with the help of a crane. Later, they removed her tusk and buried her remains.

Nov 26, 2016, 09:28 AM IST

Wild elephant tramples farmer to death in Coimbatore

A 48-year old farmer was trampled to death by a wild elephant in Sirumugai in the district, police said today.

Aug 28, 2016, 14:07 PM IST
MIRACULOUS ESCAPE! Elephant goes berserk; how mahout saved his life is simply amazing — WATCH

MIRACULOUS ESCAPE! Elephant goes berserk; how mahout saved his life is simply amazing — WATCH

Tense moment prevailed after an elephant turned violent during a temple procession taken out in Kozhikode in the state of Kerala. 

Aug 16, 2016, 18:51 PM IST

Flood-hit Indian elephant that travelled 1,700 km dies in Bangladesh

An Indian elephant, which had been trapped in swamps after being swept away over 1,700 km into Bangladesh by raging flood waters, died on Wednesday despite valiant efforts by villagers and officials to save him.

Aug 16, 2016, 14:05 PM IST
At 86, Kerala elephant 'Dakshayani' all set to enter Guinness World Records

At 86, Kerala elephant 'Dakshayani' all set to enter Guinness World Records

At 86, Dakshayani shows no signs of ageing and looks absolutely fit as she gets all set to enter the Guinness World Records as the oldest living elephant.

Jul 25, 2016, 15:23 PM IST

Rogue elephant shot in Bengal as 'last resort'

A rogue elephant was on Tuesday shot dead in the forests of southern West Bengal by authorised hunters as a "last resort" and as per a decision of the state government after efforts to capture it failed, officials said here.

Jul 06, 2016, 22:42 PM IST
Elephant found pleading for help after being shot by poachers!

Elephant found pleading for help after being shot by poachers!

As luck would have it, the foundation's conservation mamager was not available, so eventually, a vet was arranged to help out.

Jun 03, 2016, 21:52 PM IST

Man trampled to death by wild elephant in UP

Upon receiving the information police reached the spot and recovered the body.

May 09, 2016, 00:56 AM IST

Five killed by herd of elephants in West Bengal

Five killed by herd of elephants in West Bengal

Mar 21, 2016, 14:15 PM IST