'Monkeys behaved peculiarly ahead of quake'

An animal lover on Sunday said monkeys in the Taj city displayed peculiar behaviour ahead of Saturday's earthquake.

Watch: Salman Khan feeds monkeys
Watch: Salman Khan feeds monkeys

Bollywood superstar Salman Khan who is known for his philanthropic engagements, extended his magnanimous hands to feed some monkeys while on the sets of his next movie.

Monkeys, power cuts mar Modi’s free Wi-Fi plan in his constituency

As the Narendra Modi government launches an $18 billion plan to spread the information revolution to its provinces, the problems it faces are a holdover from the past — electricity shortages, badly planned, jam-packed cities, and monkeys.

Young male monkeys prefer hanging around with dads to prepare for itinerant lifestyle
Young male monkeys prefer hanging around with dads to prepare for itinerant lifestyle

 A new study has revealed that young male monkeys prefer to hang around with their dads, may be in order to prepare for the itinerant lifestyle they are forced to live later in life.

NDMC turns to 'power-fencing' for keeping monkeys away

Unsuccessful in dealing with the monkey menace in the areas under its jurisdiction despite having spent lakhs of rupees for the same, NDMC has now decided to go for 'power fencing' or 'simian tape' to keep them away.

Experimental Ebola vaccine effective in monkeys: Study

An experimental Ebola vaccine has been shown to effectively protect monkeys against the often-deadly virus, according to a study published Thursday.

Experimental Ebola vaccine effective in monkeys: Study

 An experimental Ebola vaccine has been shown to effectively protect monkeys against the often-deadly virus, according to a study published Thursday.

Delhi Police files FIR against a monkey!

In a bizarre case, the Delhi Police have filed an FIR against a monkey after he had become a nuisance in the area and had attacked many people from the vicinity.

Notorious monkeys are as curious as humans
Notorious monkeys are as curious as humans

A new study has revealed that notoriously curious monkeys are eager to gain new information like humans even if there are not immediate benefits.

Monkeys can be trained to recognize themselves in mirrors
Monkeys can be trained to recognize themselves in mirrors

A new study has demonstrated that monkeys can learn to see themselves in the mirrors.

Najeeb Jung orders inquiry into monkeys not being fed in Asola

 Delhi Lt Governor Najeeb Jung on Saturday ordered an inquiry into the monkeys rehabilitated in Asola Bhatti Wildlife Sanctuary allegedly not being fed and dying to starvation.

Monkeys far smarter than thought
Monkeys far smarter than thought

Researchers have uncovered a sophisticated primate language of monkeys which even has local dialects and found that they can form basic 'sentences' to communicate.

Monkey calls are more sophisticated than commonly believed
Monkey calls are more sophisticated than commonly believed

A new linguistic research has revealed that the same species of monkeys located in separate geographic regions use their alarm calls differently to warn of approaching predators.

Haryana: Indian wedding with a difference

A unique wedding in the Bhiwani district of Haryana saw monkeys, dogs and cows feasting.

Unlike humans, monkeys don't assume higher price tag means better quality
Unlike humans, monkeys don't assume higher price tag means better quality

A new study has revealed that unlike humans, monkeys aren't fooled by expensive brands, meaning that they don't buy the premise that higher price tag means better quality.

Himachal wants monkeys off its back
Himachal wants monkeys off its back

With the exploding monkey population in Himachal Pradesh posing a major challenge to its human population, it is being now debated whether to allow their select culling or translocation and, if nothing works out, exporting them out of the state.

Monkey menace: President to use golf cart in Vrindavan

To ward off monkeys, authorities have decided to use golf cart for President Pranab Mukherjee during his visit to a temple in Vrindavan on Sunday.

Ahead of Prez's visit, Vrindavan authorities grapple to deal with monkey menace

To keep monkeys at bay during President Pranab Mukherjee's visit to Banke Behari temple in Vrindavan on November 16, the district administration had decided to deploy langurs but it had to abort the plan following outcry from wildlife activists.

Himachal HC concerned over monkey menace
Himachal HC concerned over monkey menace

Expressing concern over the death of a woman in Shimla last week owing to the monkey menace, the Himachal Pradesh High Court Wednesday vent its anguish over the lack of action to contain the problem.

Don't play with monkeys, baboons: Goa's Ebola advisory

The Goa health authorities have advised people "not to play with monkeys and baboons" for fear of contracting the Ebola virus.