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Meghalaya's Sonja Wildlife Rescue Centre is home to Hoolock Gibbons  Jun 28, 6:07 pm
Shillong, June 28 (ANI): Known for its scenic beauty, tucked away in the lap of nature, Meghalaya is home to many rare animal species. Western Hoolock Gibbon, the only ape species found in India, is inhabited in the 'Selbagre Hoolock Gibbon Reserve' in the West Garo hills district.
Randeep Hooda comes to rescue of Matheran's ailing horses  Jun 25, 11:26 am
New Delhi, Jun 25 (ANI): The plight of ailing horses in Matheran recently made Randeep Hooda jet off to the hill station, where these animals are subjected to ill treatment.
Meghalaya's Sonja wildlife is home to rare Indian ape species  Jun 22, 1:34 pm
Shillong (Meghalaya), June 22 (ANI): Known for its scenic beauty, Meghalaya is home to several rare animal species.
World Animal Protection urges govt. to ensure better lives for animals  Jun 21, 4:15 pm
New Delhi, June 21 (ANI-NewsVoir): Stray dogs in India suffer repeated abuse, as communities affected by the threat of rabies continue to fear them. World Animal Protection is calling on the Government to take necessary measures for implementing the Supreme Court directive on vaccination and sterilization - to help create better lives for dogs in India.
50 dogs burnt alive in TN: Animal Rights activist vows to get culprits arrested  Jun 15, 2:06 pm
New Delhi, June 15 (ANI): Animals Rights activist Gauri Maulekhi on Wednesday condemned the heart-rending incident where around 50 stray dogs were burnt alive by the residents of Keezhamur village in Tamil Nadu's Kancheepuram district and vowed to get the culprits arrested for this absolutely abhorable act.
Who runs this bee world? Girls  Jun 12, 7:49 am
Washington D.C, Jun 12 (ANI): Most animals need both males and females to reproduce, but a renegade honeybee population, the Cape bees, living in South Africa, has found a way to procreate without males.
Sonam Kapoor's birthday resolution is to turn vegan  Jun 11, 10:10 am
New Delhi, June 11 (ANI): Sonam Kapoor has time and again extended her support to various animal right campaigns and now, the actress is making her stand all the more clear with her birthday resolution - to turn vegan.
Swamy advises Javadekar to have 'chai pe charcha' with Maneka  Jun 10, 10:55 am
New Delhi, June 10 (ANI): With Prakash Javadekar being involved with a public spat with Union Women and Child Development Minister over the culling of wild animals, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Friday advised the Minister of State for Environment and Forests to call up Maneka Gandhi and come to a conclusion.
Zinc deficiency in diet may lead to grave consequences  Jun 10, 9:31 am
Washington DC, June 10 (ANI): Zinc deficiency in diet must be avoided at every cost as the trace element has an impact on the essential metabolic functions of most living organisms.
'Callous' BJP insensitive towards nature: Congress  Jun 9, 4:35 pm
Bengaluru (Karnataka), June 9 (ANI): All India Youth Congress in-charge Suraj Hedge today lashed out at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on culling of animals and said the 'callous' government is directionless and insensitive to a lot of issues related to nature.
Chirag Paswan backs Maneka Gandhi, opposes killing of animals  Jun 9, 4:12 pm
New Delhi, June 9 (ANI): In the wake of recent war of words between Minister of State for Environment and Forests Prakash Javadekar and his Cabinet colleague on culling of animals, Lok Janashakti Party (LJP) leader Chirag Paswan on Thursday voiced his opinion against such a move and said that the animals should be sent to a safer place so that they don't damage crops.
Javadekar swats off Maneka's attack, says Govt. culls animals for a reason  Jun 9, 12:19 pm
Firozabad (Uttar Pradesh), June 9 (ANI): Minister of State for Environment and Forests Prakash Javadekar on Thursday countered his Cabinet colleague Maneka Gandhi's charges that the Environment Ministry thrived in the killing of innocent animals and asserted that such decisions were taken keeping scientific facts in mind to help those affected by such animals.
Maneka Gandhi slams Environment Ministry's 'lust' to kill animals  Jun 9, 10:52 am
New Delhi, June 9 (ANI): Union Minister for Women and Child Development Maneka Gandhi on Thursday trained guns at her cabinet colleague Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar and said the latter's ministry is frivolously granting permission to kill innocent animals.
Fodder scam files: BJP slams partners in crime Lalu, Nitish  Jun 8, 4:30 pm
New Delhi, June 8 (ANI): With important files related to the fodder scam reportedly missing from the animal and fisheries resources department office in Patna, Union Minister and BJP MP Rajiv Pratap Rudy on Wednesday alleged that this was all being done to get a clean-chit for RJD supremo Lalu Prasad Yadav by his partner in crime Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar.
Files related to 'fodder scam' in Bihar go missing  Jun 8, 12:20 pm
Patna, June 8 (ANI): Important files related to the Bihar Animal and Fisheries Resources Department office in Patna have reportedly gone missing.
World Animal Protection urges Indian centre to investigate animal entertainment venues  Jun 7, 2:53 pm
New Delhi, June 7 (ANI-NewsVoir): In light of the recent incident where Thai wildlife authorities uncovered 70 dead tiger cubs and hundreds of other tiger parts at the infamous Tiger Temple, World Animal Protection urges the Government of India to investigate all animal entertainment venues to ensure such practices are not being followed in our country.
India leading way by including animals in 'National Disaster Management Plan'  Jun 4, 12:33 pm
New Delhi, June 4 (ANI-NewsVoir): Measures to protect, rescue and care for animals during disasters will now be standard across all disaster management planning, ensuring animals are never the forgotten victims of disasters.
Here`s how agriculture saved males  Jun 4, 10:05 am
Washington D.C, Jun 4 (ANI): Once upon a time, settlers in the Fertile Crescent of West Asia domesticated few wild plant and animal species. To be precise, it was about 11-12 thousand years ago (kya) and nowadays, we name this behavior as, agriculture.
Five arrested for possessing endangered animal parts in Thailand's Tiger Temple  Jun 3, 5:02 pm
Bangkok (Thailand), June 3(ANI): Five men, including three monks, from Thailand's Tiger Temple, have been charged with possession of endangered animal parts without permission and were later released on bail.
Genetic improvement of aboriginal cattle key to increasing milk demand in India: Expert  May 31, 12:34 pm
Agartala (Tripura), May 31 (ANI): A senior scientist at the National Bureau of Animal Genetic Resources (NBAGR), Dr P. K. Singh, who was one of the many scientists who took part in the two-day seminar on 'Strategies for Improving Dairy Production in Tripura', has informed that to resolve the increasing demand of milk in India, the present government has emphasized on genetic improvement of indigenous cattle.
Wawrinka has Federer to thank for his favourite nickname  May 23, 6:37 pm
Melbourne, May.23 (ANI): Defending French Open champion Stan Wawrinka has revealed that his favourite nickname is 'Stanimal' which was given by tennis legend and Swiss compatriot Roger Federer.
Army joins fire fighting operation in Rajauri forest  May 20, 10:15 pm
Rajauri, May 20 (ANI): The massive fire that broke out in Nowshera Block in Rajauri district of Jammu and Kashmir is under control after Indian Army helped the forest department to save the flora and fauna and animals.
Here`s how giraffe got its long neck  May 18, 9:56 am
Washington D.C, May 18 (ANI): A team of researchers has discovered new insights into what is behind the most iconic feature of the world's tallest land animal, the giraffe.
World Animal Protection appoints new Global CEO  May 10, 5:11 pm
New Delhi, May 10 (ANI-NewsVoir): World Animal Protection has appointed Steve McIvor as their new global CEO. Steve has extensive experience within both the animal welfare and corporate sectors, most recently as acting CEO of World Animal Protection and Global Director of programmes.