Himachal to light up villages with solar energy

Himachal Pradesh will try to light up three non-electrified villages located in the deep forests of the Great Himalayan National Park Conservation Area, India's richest biodiversity spot in the western Himalayas, through solar energy, Power Minister Sujan Singh Pathania said here on Thursday.

Carcass plant inside Madhya Pradesh sanctuary posing threat to tigers
Carcass plant inside Madhya Pradesh sanctuary posing threat to tigers

Two Madhya Pradesh government departments are at odds over restarting of a carcass utilisation plant inside a wildlife sanctuary which activists say poses threat to tigers living in the area.

Wild Boar beaten to death near Bhitarkanika sanctuary

A wild boar was allegedly beaten to death by an angry mob in Dakhin-Jamboo village near Bhitarkanika wildlife sanctuary in Odisha's Kendrapara district on Monday after hordes of boars attacked locals and injured about ten persons.

Over 25,000 migratory birds arrive in Odisha

More than 25,000 migratory birds from Siberia, Iran, Iraq, Afghanistan and Himalayan regions have arrived in the Bhitarkanika National Park in Odisha`s Kendrapara district, an official said Friday.

Rhino killed in Manas National Park

A rhino was killed and its horn removed in Manas National Park, a world heritage site, park sources said on Wednesday.

Two-yr-old injured in leopard attack

A two-year-old girl was seriously injured in a leopard attack in a village adjoining the forest in Katarniyaghat wildlife sanctuary.

J&K: Concrete threat to Dachigam National Park

Mushrooming concrete tenements in Jammu and Kashmir`s Dachigam National Park are posing a threat to the sanctuary`s wildlife.

Vidarbha may soon become the tiger capital

More than 250 tigers out of the total population of 1,400 in India are in the Vidarbha region.

Goa`s smallest wildlife sanctuary rich with avian guests

Goa`s smallest wildlife sanctuary
is becoming a big attraction for migratory birds besides being
home to over 100 winged species.