Animals

Anushka Sharma: We should treat animals, plant species with kindness

As World Environment Day approaches on June 5, the "NH10" star is requesting people to be sympathetic towards animals and plants.

Jun 03, 2020, 14:57 PM IST

Tigress dies in Delhi zoo, no coronavirus link found

The 13-year-old big cat named Kalpana died on April 22 evening and the carcass was cremated a day following directions to minimise human-animal interface.

Apr 25, 2020, 14:12 PM IST

Deshhit: Know top 20 Deshhit news of today

This segment of Zee News brings to you top 20 news stories of the day. Watch this video for more information.

Sep 11, 2019, 20:28 PM IST

IIT Delhi finds solution to avert elephant deaths on railway tracks

In order to prevent the untimely deaths of elephants due to train accidents, Prof Subrat Kar from IIT Delhi has developed sensors to identify elephants on the railway tracks. Watch to know more.

Sep 03, 2019, 17:54 PM IST

Sidharth Malhotra urges PM Modi to strengthen animal protection laws

On the work front, Sidharth will be seen in the Karan Johar-produced biopic on Kargil war hero Vikram Batra.

May 23, 2018, 16:34 PM IST

Sexual extravagance can be deadly: Study

The extravagant lengths that males will go to bed a member of the opposite sex can come at the risk of extinction for some species, researchers said Wednesday.

Apr 12, 2018, 10:14 AM IST

Ancient origins of viruses discovered

Many of the viruses infecting us today have ancient evolutionary histories that date back to the first vertebrates and perhaps the first animals in existence, a study has found.

Apr 05, 2018, 11:44 AM IST

This is how plants, animals communicate in northeast

Since time immemorial, chemical signals that mediate interactions in nature have been studied and used by humans for many purposes. 
 

Dec 19, 2017, 18:53 PM IST

Southwest Airlines flies more than 60 animals to shelters after Hurricane Harvey

As per reports, 64 displaced cats and dogs were relocated to California from Texas, only to be placed in new and safe shelters.

Sep 09, 2017, 14:10 PM IST

National Green Tribunal directs Assam government to improve sensor barriers in Kaziranga

A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Swatanter Kumar directed the Assam government to file an affidavit and inform it about the technical and operational aspects of the barriers.​

Aug 13, 2017, 12:38 PM IST

How Shanghai Wildlife Park keeps animals cool in summer

The Xinhua News Agency has posted a cute video that shows how staff at the park are helping animals beat the summer heat to keep them cool.  

Jul 31, 2017, 13:00 PM IST

Mysterious deep-sea creatures, you never knew existed — Watch the video!

Here are 13 unexplained and mysterious deep-sea creatures caught on camera.

Jul 05, 2017, 22:11 PM IST

Kemiri - Australia's oldest Sumatran tiger dies at Adelaide Zoo

Veterinarians decided to euthanise the tiger on Wednesday as they believed further medical treatment would not improve her quality of life.

Jun 29, 2017, 14:37 PM IST

Look, who visited Chulina – The giant panda cub at Madrid zoo in Spain

Chulina, the giant panda cub, has been captured playing with her mother Hua Zuiba outside the panda enclosure at Madrid Zoo in Madrid, Spain, April 5, 2017.

Apr 06, 2017, 16:29 PM IST

Man-animal conflict: 59 tuskers, 121 tigers, 450 humans died last year

Environment Minister Anil Madhav Dave said in a written reply that out of the 31 people, who died of tiger attacks in 2015-16, the highest toll of 18 was reported from West Bengal.

Mar 20, 2017, 19:25 PM IST

Chimp mother filmed cleaning dead son's teeth for first time – Watch emotional video

Researchers, including those from University of St Andrews in the UK, filmed a female chimpanzee sitting down near the dead body of a young male, selecting a firm stem of grass, and intently removing debris from his teeth – hinting that animals, like humans, too have mortuary practices.

Mar 20, 2017, 14:40 PM IST

Indian animals residing in surprising harmony, says study

Using dozens of non-invasive camera traps for sampling entire populations, rather than track a handful of individuals, the research team recorded some 2,500 images of the three predators in action.

Feb 17, 2017, 18:13 PM IST

Climate change impact on animals and birds 'under-appreciated': Researchers

Researchers have found that climate change harmed nearly half of endangered land mammals and a quarter of birds, a much higher segment than previously thought.

Feb 14, 2017, 19:23 PM IST

Empathy makes you understand your dog better

In a latest study at the University of Helsinki and Aalto University, researchers have found out how empathy and other psychological factors affect people`s assessments of the facial images of dogs and humans.

Feb 04, 2017, 20:29 PM IST

New Zika vaccine protects animals with single dose

A new Zika vaccine tested in animals has the potential to provide long-term protection against the virus with a single dose, scientists say.

Feb 03, 2017, 14:16 PM IST