Last Updated: Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 09:52
Environmentalists hailed Monday a Chinese government ban on serving shark`s fin, bird`s nest soup and other wild animal products at official functions, saying it will set a precedent that will help protect endangered species.
Last Updated: Monday, December 02, 2013, 16:22
The Great Indian Bustard has found a new abode in two rural tehsils here, prompting forest authorities to start tracking the movement of this critically endangered bird species for its protection.
Last Updated: Friday, November 15, 2013, 18:44
Hundreds of slow lorises have been seized on Indonesia`s Java island as animal smugglers were about to send the protected primates to markets to be sold as pets, officials said on Friday.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 24, 2013, 18:08
At least 600 Amur Falcons have been spotted this year in some areas of Morigaon district of Assam after more than a decade.
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 04, 2013, 21:33
The Environment Agency-Abu Dhabi has joined National Geographic to help promote the Great Nature Project, an ambitious initiative designed to inspire bio-diversity conservation efforts among the public globally.
Last Updated: Monday, August 26, 2013, 22:01
Both the leopards were shot dead by the former - first Aug 11 and the second Aug 21.
Last Updated: Friday, August 23, 2013, 09:10
‘Nature Bazaar’, a new crafts and organic produce market, will be inaugurated here by Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Sunday, an official said.
Last Updated: Friday, July 19, 2013, 19:44
Scientists have discovered three dragonfly species, indigenous to China, inhabiting the Shennongjia nature reserve, a researcher said Friday.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 17, 2013, 22:24
Scientists have discovered three ancient dragon fly sub-species indigenous to China in the Shennongjia Nature Reserve, one of the researchers announced Wednesday.
Last Updated: Sunday, June 23, 2013, 18:15
A female giant panda has given birth to twins in China`s Sichuan Province, the first pair ever born globally this year, Xinhua reported Sunday.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 06, 2013, 11:57
Beloved nature broadcaster David Attenborough is recovering well after undergoing heart surgery.
Last Updated: Monday, June 03, 2013, 14:11
The analysis by Vivid Economics and Monash University found a small additional impact on gross domestic product (GDP) of 0.01 percent, and around 0.06 percent on gross national income.
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