Zoo

One-horned rhino dies of anthrax in Tripura
One-horned rhino dies of anthrax in Tripura

A 24-year-old single horn rhino died in the zoo of Sepahijala sanctuary Friday, about 35 km from here due to anthrax.

Ellie Goulding celebrates boyfriend's b'day at museum, zoo
Ellie Goulding celebrates boyfriend's b'day at museum, zoo

Singer Ellie Goulding treated her boyfriend and crooner Dougie Poynter to a private museum tour for his birthday.

'Game of Thrones' actor Nonso Anozie to star in 'Zoo'
'Game of Thrones' actor Nonso Anozie to star in 'Zoo'

'Game of Thrones' actor Nonso Anozie has been roped in for drama 'Zoo', co-starring James Wolk.

Zoo in Kerala capital to get swamp deer from Lucknow

 After arrival of a white tiger and seven anacondas, a herd of swamp deer will be brought to the zoological park here, one of the oldest such facilities in the region.

British zookeeper seriously injured in rhino incident

A zookeeper at a British zoo was today receiving treatment for serious injuries to his chest, abdomen and pelvis sustained during an incident involving a rhino.

All white tigers at Chennai zoo, say officials after wall collapse
All white tigers at Chennai zoo, say officials after wall collapse

All the white tigers are at the zoo here within their enclosures, an official said Saturday, a day after a portion of a protective wall around its enclosure fell due to rainfall.

Los Angeles Zoo welcomes birth of baby hippo in 26 years
Los Angeles Zoo welcomes birth of baby hippo in 26 years

For the first time in 26 years, the Los Angeles Zoo welcomed the birth of a healthy hippopotamus calf. 

Centre for Zoo Sciences to be set up

Government Monday announced setting up of a Centre for Zoo Sciences to assist recognised Indian zoos as well as zoos in South Asia in their development and management on scientific lines.

Darjeeling Zoo selected for prestigious award

The Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park popularly known as Darjeeling Zoo has been selected for the prestigious "The Earth Heroes" Award 2014.

Four new tiger cubs at Vandalur Zoo
Four new tiger cubs at Vandalur Zoo

A six-year-old white tigress has given birth to four young ones at the Anna Arignar Zoological Park here, officials said today.

Delhi zoo draws up plan for improvement of facilities

Delhi zoo authorities have finalised a roadmap to improve various facilities for visitors and also enhance security nearly a month after a youth was mauled to death by a white tiger.

Elephants still being subjected to torture in circuses: PETA
Elephants still being subjected to torture in circuses: PETA

Elephants are still "tortured" in circuses despite a decision by Animal Welfare Board of India last year to ban their registration for performing in such shows, an animal rights group has alleged.

Delhi HC seeks reply from zoo authorities as PIL raises safety issue

The Delhi High Court on Friday sought response from the central and the city zoo authorities on a PIL seeking directions to them to ensure safety and security of people who visit the zoo after a youth was mauled to death by a tiger in its enclosure here.

Plea filed in Delhi HC for safety measures in zoos

A plea seeking directions to implement safety measures in zoological parks in the country to deal with in any untoward incidents and emergency situations was filed in the Delhi High Court Thursday.

Post Delhi incident, Kerala zoo to tighten safety measures

The century-old zoological park here has tightened safety and precautionary measures, days after a youth was mauled to death by a white tiger when he fell into its enclosure at the Delhi Zoo.

Post Delhi incident, Kerala zoo to tighten safety measures

The century-old zoological park here has tightened safety and precautionary measures, days after a youth was mauled to death by a white tiger when he fell into its enclosure at the Delhi Zoo.

Mandy Moore calls home a zoo!

Singer-actress Mandy Moore says her home is turning into a "little zoo" as she and her husband are fond of adopting pets.

Gomez, Bieber visit zoo

In another indication that their romance is back on track, Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez spent time visiting the LA zoo and botanical gardens.

Delhi zoo to get another jaguar

A jaguar will join the Delhi zoo next month, an official said Tuesday.

New animals and birds for Delhi zoo

A pair of ostrich, two hyenas, chinkaras and a pair of owl are among the animals to have come to the Delhi zoo from Thiruvananthapuram and Bilaspur zoos.