Bhubaneswar: Greenpeace India and United Artists' Association on Monday released the report of a study jointly conducted by them on the measures needed to improve the

The Assam State Zoo-cum-Botanical Garden is poised to achieve another milestone by becoming a conservation breeding centre for the endangered golden langur (Trachypithecus geei).

Under the peacock-breeding project launched by the Punjab Government, zookeepers at the Chhatbir Zoo will collect 50 peacock eggs from the lion safari here and send them to Bathinda to increase the peacock population in its Bir Talab forest and its adjoining areas.

Increasing urbanisation and use of pesticides has taken its toll on this bird in Mansa, Bathinda, Muktsar, Moga, Ferozepur and Sang

Experts say melting of glaciers submerging Islands where the bird Lays Eggs
Ghaziabad: Experts have attributed the decline in the population of the exotic skimmer bird to global warming. The rise in temperature is responsible for the increased melting of glaciers that sends a spurt of water into the Ganga, submerging the islands and sandy pits where the bird lays its eggs.

Kohima, May 16: The National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (Nabard) has sanctioned financial assistance of Rs 78.57 crore to the state to support 37 new rural infrastructure projects.

Nabard general manager, Nagaland, U.S.

It has been speculated for long but now experts have confirmed it with substantive evidence.

An Indian poultry breed, called Kadaknath is native to Jhabua district of Madhya Pradesh.
The breed is famous for its black meat known for its quality, texture and flavour.


The Haryana Government has notified a livestock breeding policy to promote breeding and for the development of livestock, especially buffaloes in the state.

Stating this here today, a spokesman for the Animal Husbandry and Dairy Department said the policy would be reviewed after every 10 years or earlier as deemed necessary by the department.

He said the breeding policy aimed at avoiding ind

The Haryana Government has notified a livestock breeding policy to promote breeding and for the develop