Rhino horn more valuable than gold, diamonds
Rhino horn more valuable than gold, diamonds

 Rhinoceros horn fetches poachers more than what one gets from comparable weight of gold or diamonds, a critical factor that is driving the extinction of one of the world's largest herbivores, says a new study.

GPCB asked to take off blaring multi-sound horns from vehicles
GPCB asked to take off blaring multi-sound horns from vehicles

The Environment Ministry has asked Goa State Pollution Control Board to ensure removal of all multi-toned horns from vehicles in the state within 30 days.

When Daniel Radcliffe drank antifreeze
When Daniel Radcliffe drank antifreeze

Actor Daniel Radcliffe says that he almost poisoned himself by drinking antifreeze on the set of his latest movie “Horns”.

Environmentalists oppose Assam govt`s move to dehorn rhino

The Assam government`s move to explore trimming of horns to save rhinos from poaching was today opposed by an environmental activist body which said it will affect biological growth of the animal and the risk from poachers will continue.

Rhino killed in Kaziranga; horn and ears taken away

An adult male rhino was shot dead in Kaziranga National Park in upper Assam by poachers who took away its horn, ears and a patch of its skin, park sources said.

Rhino horn recovered, two nabbed

Two persons were arrested and a rhino horn and its small pieces worth over Rs 45 lakh in the international market were recovered from their possession in upper Assam`s Sibsagar district, police said on Friday.