giant panda

China traces whereabouts of panda released into the wild three years ago

China traces whereabouts of panda released into the wild three years ago

Zhang Xiang is a female giant panda born on August 20, 2011.

Apr 11, 2017, 00:02 AM IST
Look, who visited Chulina – The giant panda cub at Madrid zoo in Spain

Look, who visited Chulina – The giant panda cub at Madrid zoo in Spain

Chulina, the giant panda cub, has been captured playing with her mother Hua Zuiba outside the panda enclosure at Madrid Zoo in Madrid, Spain, April 5, 2017.

Apr 06, 2017, 16:29 PM IST
This is the reason why pandas are black and white

This is the reason why pandas are black and white

Humans are curious to know why pandas have black and white patches on their body. Well, the giant pandas did not get their unique patches to look cute in human eyes.

Mar 04, 2017, 18:01 PM IST
Washington zoo gears up to send off giant panda Bao Bao

Washington zoo gears up to send off giant panda Bao Bao

In addition, a ceremony will be organised by the zoo on February 21, to bid farewell to Bao Bao.

Feb 16, 2017, 11:13 AM IST
Bye bye Bao Bao – Here's why the giant panda is moving back to China from US

Bye bye Bao Bao – Here's why the giant panda is moving back to China from US

Bao Bao, who was born on August 23, 2013 at the Washington zoo, will be welcomed aboard the FedEx Panda Express for safe travels to her new home - Chengdu - in China on February 21.

Feb 07, 2017, 14:39 PM IST
Dramatic rescue at China's Wolong nature reserve - This is how workers save giant panda from drowning! (Watch)

Dramatic rescue at China's Wolong nature reserve - This is how workers save giant panda from drowning! (Watch)

The 4-year-old female panda was struggling to stay afloat after it accidentally fell into the water at Wolong National Natural Reserve in Southwest China's Sichuan province.

 

Nov 03, 2016, 13:32 PM IST
Jia Jia - World's oldest giant panda in captivity dies at 38

Jia Jia - World's oldest giant panda in captivity dies at 38

Jia Jia, whose name meant "good", was a gift from the Chinese government to Hong Kong in 1999, on the occasion of the second anniversary of the former British colony's handover to the mainland.

Oct 17, 2016, 12:07 PM IST
Good news for wildlife lovers! Giant panda no longer an 'endangered' species

Good news for wildlife lovers! Giant panda no longer an 'endangered' species

On Sunday, the World Wildlife Fund announced that the giant panda is no longer considered an endangered species.

Sep 05, 2016, 12:44 PM IST
Not one, but two! Giant panda wows Vienna zoo with twins (Watch)

Not one, but two! Giant panda wows Vienna zoo with twins (Watch)

 The birth was observed by camera and footage from the zoo showed the two little pink cubs resting on their mother's chest as she lay on her back.

Aug 17, 2016, 14:19 PM IST
Giant panda gives birth to twins in China

Giant panda gives birth to twins in China

A giant panda today gave birth to twins at a breeding center in China's southwest Sichuan province, the fifth pair of pandas born at the center this year. 

Jul 01, 2016, 20:55 PM IST
Watch: Chinese Panda gives birth to a rare cub in Belgium zoo!

Watch: Chinese Panda gives birth to a rare cub in Belgium zoo!

As per zoo officials this is an extremely rare event as pandas normally loose sexual appetite in captivity and therefore do not find it comfortable to mate inside the cage.

Jun 04, 2016, 23:13 PM IST
Giant panda cub named Tintin in China zoo

Giant panda cub named Tintin in China zoo

Born at the zoo on August 30, Tintin is the fifth and only male cub of the mother Yaya. He now weighs 9.2 kg.  

Feb 05, 2016, 12:02 PM IST
Watch: Adorable video of mama panda putting her baby to bed!

Watch: Adorable video of mama panda putting her baby to bed!

Rarest member of the bear family and among the world's most threatened animals, the giant panda is a bear native to south central China.

Jan 18, 2016, 14:27 PM IST
China to release fifth giant panda

China to release fifth giant panda

Another giant panda bred in captivity will be released into the wild in China's Sichuan province on Thursday, officials said on Tuesday.

Nov 17, 2015, 19:07 PM IST

Newborn pandas 'doing well' after tense night at US zoo

The twin cubs born to the Smithsonian National Zoo's giant panda Mei Xiang were said on Monday to be "doing well" after a night that had zoo keepers on edge.

Aug 25, 2015, 00:24 AM IST

Ultrasound points to pregnancy for giant panda in US zoo

Ultrasound tests on Mei Xiang, the female giant panda at the Smithsonian National Zoo in Washington, indicate she might be pregnant, officials said Wednesday.

Aug 20, 2015, 03:28 AM IST
Fourth giant panda dies from life threatening virus in China

Fourth giant panda dies from life threatening virus in China

A fourth giant panda has died from a life threatening virus in northwest China's Shaanxi Province, becoming the latest casualty in the past two months at a same rescue centre.

Feb 06, 2015, 18:59 PM IST

Panda at Edinburgh Zoo loses cub late in pregnancy

A female giant panda in the zoo at the British city of Edinburgh has lost her cub late in her pregnancy.

Oct 15, 2013, 17:41 PM IST

Google Street View adds zoos to its photographic atlas

Search giant Google has taken on a wilder side with its Street View service which has recently added more zoos to its huge photographic atlas.

Aug 23, 2013, 11:55 AM IST

China`s Giant panda channel now available online

Panda lovers across the world will be able to enjoy live 24-hour HD Internet broadcasts of daily activities of the cuddly animals at China`s premier panda breeding facility from next month.

Jul 28, 2013, 19:11 PM IST