Zoo

  • Post Delhi incident, Kerala zoo to tighten safety measures 5 days ago

    Thiruvananthapuram: The century-old zoological park 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. Additional metal sticks would be put in place in between the grills of the cages and steps...
  • Family of youth killed by tiger blame security guards, seek justice 5 days ago

    New Delhi: The family of the 20-year-old youth who was mauled to death by a white tiger at the Delhi zoo on Wednesday demanded strict action against the security guards who "did not act" when the victim fell into the enclosure. "My son was not at fault. It should be investigated...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories 5 days ago

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  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 5 days ago

    Catch the day's top stories on India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey from New Jersey. ...
  • News 360: ISRO orbiter Mangalyaan sends Mars pictures 5 days ago

    It's been just 12 hours since India's first interplanetary mission, the Mars orbiter, entered the red planet's orbit successfully and it is already hard at work. The Mangalyaan has sent back five photographs of Mars. The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) confirmed that their ground station had receieved the first...
  • Pet chimpanzees suffer behavioural problems: Study 5 days ago

    Chicago: Chimpanzees that are raised as pets or performers from an early age face behavioural problems that last a lifetime, a new study has found. The research suggests experiences during the first four years of life can shape behavioural and welfare outcomes well into adulthood. Although the immediate welfare consequences of removing...
  • Full video: How a white tiger mauled a youth at Delhi zoo 6 days ago

    A 20-year-old boy was on Tuesday mauled by a white tiger at the Delhi zoo. The incident happened when the boy, as the witnesses say, leaned over the fence of the tiger enclosure and fell inside the enclosure. ...
  • Delhi: Tiger mauls man to death 6 days ago

    On Tuesday, a white tiger killed a young man inside the Delhi Zoo. While some eyewitnesses claimed that the barricade was low and the tiger jumped on the curious young man who was watching the animals, others said that they saw the man leaning over to take a picture of...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories 6 days ago

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  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 6 days ago

    Catch the day's top stories on India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey from Madison Square Garden in New York. ...
  • News 360: Shiv Sena to give 126 seats to BJP for Maharashtra assembly polls 6 days ago

    Making last minutes effort to save the 25-year-old alliance, the Shiv Sena has sent a new seat sharing proposal to the Bharatiya Janata Party on Tuesday. According to the new proposal, the Sena has offered 130 seats to the BJP, other allies 7 and kept 151 out of 288 seats...
  • Tiger kills youth in Delhi zoo: Could this have been avoided? 6 days ago

    In a gruesome incident, a white tiger killed a young man inside the Delhi Zoo on Tuesday. This terrible incident took place around 1:30 PM. The police say that the victim has been identified as a 20-year-old man Maqsood. CNN-IBN asks whether this incident could have been avoided. ...
  • Video: Tiger mauls youth inside Delhi zoo 1 week ago

    A youth was on Tuesday attacked and killed by a white tiger inside the Delhi zoo after he reportedly fell inside the enclosure. Eyewitnesses say that the boy was leaning at the enclosure and fell inside it after which he was attacked by the tiger and died after a 10-minute...
  • Young man killed by white tiger after falling inside Delhi zoo enclosure 1 week ago

    New Delhi: In a gruesome incident, a white tiger killed a young man inside the Delhi Zoo on Tuesday. This terrible incident took place around 1:30 PM. The police say that the victim was identified as a 20-year-old man, Maqsood. While some eyewitnesses claimed that the barricade was low and the...
  • Prakash Javadekar launches online portal for monitoring of zoos September 13, 2014

    New Delhi: Environment and Forest Minister Prakash Javadekar on Friday launched an online portal for grant of recognition to zoos and their monitoring besides an Earchival and retrieval management system for the Central Zoo Authority. A book "Zoos in India 2014" was also released at the event. The online portal for grant...
  • 'I am brave,' says Selena Gomez as she posts a photo in a swimsuit on Instagram June 26, 2014

    New York: Singeractress Selena Gomez, who flaunted her bikini body on Instagram, has said that she was brave in them.With her hair in two pigtail braids, the 21yearold pop star posed for a selfie wearing a peach bandeau bikini and sunglasses, the New York Post reported."Soy valiant," Gomez captioned the...
  • Leopard cub dies of suffocation in Tata Steel Zoological Society May 23, 2014

    In a tragic incident, a male leopard cub, Bobby, died on Friday due to suffocation in Tata Steel Zoological Society in Jamshedpuron Friday, a Zoo official said. Bobby breathed his last around 4 PM because of sudden choking of throat due to a piece of meat, said Rajnish Kumar, a member...
  • Zoo animals get coolers, special diet to beat the heat May 11, 2014

    New Delhi: Providing animals with desert coolers, special pools to wallow in, waterrich diet of fruits like watermelon and electrolyte fluids are some of the special steps taken by the Delhi zoo authorities to bring relief from the searing heat. Apart from special arrangements in their enclosures, significant changes in...
  • Watch: The world's first 'zonkey', the offspring of a cross between a zebra and a donkey, is born in a Mexico zoo April 30, 2014

    A zonkey, the offspring of a cross between a zebra and a donkey, named 'Khumba' has been born for the first time in Mexico on April 21. He weighed 26 kilograms and measured 70 centimeters at birth. Khumba's mother, a female zebra whose name is 'Rayas', lives among exotic animals...
  • Giraffe bids last goodbye, licks dying zoo worker March 22, 2014

    A giraffe gave a lick to a dying man who asked as a last wish to be taken to Blijdorp Zoo in Rotterdam, Netherlands, where he had done odd jobs for 25 years. Mario Eijs, who is mentally disabled, had developed a brain tumour and had difficulty walking or speaking. He...
  • Snapshot: Cricketer Pragyan Ojha is PETA's face for its anti-zoo campaign February 26, 2014

    New Delhi: Cricketer Pragyan Ojha is the latest celebrity to join the bandwagon of celebrities who have campaigned for People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA). In this photograph, he is seen inside a cage the way the animals are kept in zoos. ...
  • Watch: Extravagant possessions left by Ukrainian President February 25, 2014

    Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych fled his country and left behind a seemingly endless array of extravagant possessions. It included an armoured soviet-era Limo, Vodka with his face on it, ostriches in a private zoo, a 19-year old Bentley and gold-plated toilet brushes. ...
  • Man jumps into tiger enclosure at China zoo to offer himself to tigers February 18, 2014

    Beijing: A Chinese man suffering from depression shocked visitors at a zoo when he attempted to feed himself to a pair of Bengal tigers. Yang Jinhai, 27, climbed over the wall of the Chengdu Zoo in Sichuan province to enter into tigers enclosure on Sunday as he wanted to improve...
  • Depressed man offers himself as sacrifice to Bengal tiger in Chinese zoo, miraculously escaped unhurt February 18, 2014

    A Chinese man miraculously escaped the 'clutches' of a bloody death when he offered himself as food to a tiger in a zoo enclosure in China. According to reports, the man leaped into the enclosure in an attempt to get himself eaten. The zoo staff saved him and he escaped...
  • A giant panda rolling around and playing in snow is the cutest video you will see today February 11, 2014

    While the Toronto Zoo closed early on February 5th, 2014, due to the recordbreaking snow fall, their giant panda Da Mao sure seemed to enjoy himself. Watch what security cameras caught him doing within his outdoor habitat. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai February 10, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • London Zoo launches 5.7 mn pound project to save Indian lions January 26, 2014

    The London Zoo is coming to the rescue of India's endangered Gir lions with a 5.7millionpound project as part of international efforts to save the Asian breed of the big cat. The project by the Zoological Society of London (ZSL) that runs London Zoo includes plans to increase the size of...
  • Four deer die of illness in Kanpur zoo January 21, 2014

    Four deer died in the zoo in Kanpur in the last two days, officials said on Tuesday. The four deer, aged between 12 to 15 years, died of illness, Director of the zoo K Thomas said on Tuesday. The postmortem report had confirmed that the death was natural and caused due...
  • Polar bear cubs playing with their mom is the cutest thing you will see today January 20, 2014

    It had been 20 years since Munich's Hellabrunn zoo saw the birth of polar bear cubs before Giovanna, one of the female polar bears at the zoo, gave birth to twin cubs. Weighing only 300400 grams, the two fuzzy cubs are now fiveweeks old. Through cameras in the bear's enclosure,...
  • Alert sounded around Kanan Pendhari zoo to contain anthrax January 17, 2014

    The Bilaspur district administration has sounded an alert within a 10kilometre radius of the Kanan Pendhari zoo, to contain the spread of anthrax, after 21 spotted deer died of the disease. "Teams of doctor have been constituted to keep vigil on the health of people and animals living in the region...