Animals(Search results - 137)
India7, Aug 2020, 1:20 PM
Coronavirus: PETA urges Centre to stop COVID-19 vaccine trials on monkeys
The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) has said that conducting COVID-19 vaccine research on wild monkeys is dangerous as it can lead to other diseases
WORLD4, Aug 2020, 8:32 PM
China, WHO in talks on plans to trace coronavirus origin
The coronavirus was first detected in the central Chinese city of Wuhan late last year and has been linked to a wholesale food market where wild animals were sold.
India3, Aug 2020, 6:55 PM
Elephant goes on rampage, destroys house in tribal colony
A rogue elephant in Virajpet Taluk's Basavanahalli village in Maldare forest limits has caused terror by barging inside a tribal colony
The tribe was given shelter and land to dwell outside the forest area to give animals space and privacy. However, coming out of the forest has benefited them very little as frequent raids by elephant herds have put them in trouble.
In the latest case, the rogue elephant in Maldare forest range, Basavanahalli in Virajpet Taluk caused terror after it barged inside a house in the night and broke the door, damaged walls and consumed rice and other stocked food grains. The elephant also damaged the vessels in the house before it left.
India31, Jul 2020, 6:18 PM
Bannerghatta National Park: No beef for carnivores due to lockdown; officials forced to change animal diets
No beef for wild animals at Bannerghatta National Park. Due to beef suppliers not able to get beef following lockdown and vigilantism, the wild animals are being fed with poultry meat. The officials say the natural feed for wild animals is black cattle that is buffalo and hope to get the regular supplies as they has called for tender
BIZARRE30, Jul 2020, 7:08 PM
Watch: Elephant hugs rhino; video wins internet
Some say that animals are always better than humans. Today we will see how gentle giant goes for a hug with his trunk around a rhino’s body
Coronavirus India29, Jul 2020, 5:31 PM
Bakrid in Bengaluru: Imam says money kept aside to buy animals can be donated to poor
As a responsibility towards the society and to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, a Bengaluru-based Imam has sent a clear message to the Muslim community. He said not to bring bad name to the community during Bakrid and also on other days and in this regard, instead of animal sacrifice, the same amount should be diverted to poor patients’ treatment
India29, Jul 2020, 12:47 PM
Karnataka zoo authority to launch app for online animal adoption
The Zoo Authority of Karnataka (ZAK) is all set to launch a mobile phone application ‘Zoos of Karnataka’, to enable the people to contribute for conservation education, rescue, relief and rehabilitation of wild animals.
WORLD29, Jul 2020, 9:06 AM
Coronavirus: Moderna vaccine protects against COVID-19 in monkeys, reveals study
The vaccine, MRNA-1273, given to non-human primates protected against infection in the lungs and nose, and prevented pulmonary disease in all animals, the company said in a news release.
WORLD28, Jul 2020, 5:42 PM
Researchers find evidence of SARS-CoV-2 exposure in cats, dogs in Italy
While no animals tested PCR positive for the virus itself, 3.4% of dogs and 3.9% of cats in Italy had measurable SARS-CoV-2 neutralising antibodies, the researchers said
Entertainment25, Jul 2020, 2:44 PM
Shraddha Kapoor comes to the rescue of animals
Shraddha Kapoor is an actress who has been kind and virtuous, especially when it comes to helping animals in any way she can
India24, Jul 2020, 5:09 PM
Karnataka: Elephants using twigs to scratch body tickles, amazes netizens; video goes viral
A rescued elephant housed at Bannerghatta Biological Park has become the centre of attraction after it showed its ability to improvise and use a tool to scratch its ears, neck and mouth. These large animals usually use trees or rough surfaces and rub their bodies against them when they feel itchy or in order to ward away flies
Entertainment23, Jul 2020, 2:38 PM
Shraddha Kapoor turns Good Samaritan; here’s what she did
Shraddha Kapoor is an actress who has been kind and virtuous overall, especially when it comes to helping animals in any way she can.
India21, Jul 2020, 3:00 PM
Lord Hanuman’s ‘vahan’ saved in Karnataka
Kalaburgi (Karnataka): For Bakrid, thousands of animals will be sacrificed. For the same, six persons brought eight camels from Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan to deliver at Bengaluru for sacrifice. Alert Kalaburgi Police in Karnataka and activists stopped the entry of animals at Aland and arrested the six persons named Manoj, 30 years, Banesh, 32, Nitesh, 29, Manoj 26, Govind, 28, and Rajesh, 31 under cruelty to animals act. The animals were sent to a Gaushala (cow/animal shelter).
It is said the poor animals were made to walk 900 kilometres and on their way the culprits made money by offering rides to the public and were supposed to deliver all the animals for Rs 4 lakh. Camel is considered Lord Hanuman’s vahan (vehicle).
India16, Jul 2020, 6:39 PM
Assam smugglers use new technique to transport cattle to Bangladesh; 34 arrested
Assam Police arrested 34 persons involved in cattle smuggling from different parts and rescued 247 animals on Wednesday