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China wildlife sold in markets is pandemic waiting to happen: Study-dnmChina wildlife sold in markets is pandemic waiting to happen: Study-dnm

China’s wildlife sold in markets is ‘pandemic waiting to happen’: Study

A study of more than a dozen species of game animals traded, sold and commonly consumed as exotic food in China identified 71 mammalian viruses, including 18 deemed “potentially high risk” to people and domestic animals.
 

World News Nov 13, 2021, 6:59 PM IST

UN report raises alarm over India's Mullaperiyar Dam, says 126-yr-old dam has outlived its life-dnmUN report raises alarm over India's Mullaperiyar Dam, says 126-yr-old dam has outlived its life-dnm

UN report raises alarm over India's Mullaperiyar Dam, says 126-yr-old dam has outlived its life

Hovering high up in the Western Ghats, adjacent to Kerala’s famed Periyar wildlife sanctuary, is a 126-year-old dam that has dangerously outlived the 50 years of life intended for it by colonial British engineers.

India News Oct 25, 2021, 3:07 PM IST

Ivory billed woodpecker 22 other birds fish and species to be declared extinct gcwIvory billed woodpecker 22 other birds fish and species to be declared extinct gcw

Ivory-billed woodpecker, 22 other birds, fish and species to be declared extinct

It's unusual for wildlife officials to give up hope on a plant or animal, but government scientists say they've exhausted all efforts to find these 23. 

World News Sep 29, 2021, 10:01 PM IST

Supermarket customer finds 10-foot diamond python while shopping; watch video - gpsSupermarket customer finds 10-foot diamond python while shopping; watch video - gps

Supermarket customer finds 10-foot diamond python while shopping; watch video

A supermarket customer in Australia got an unexpected wildlife encounter with a giant python.

Weird News Aug 23, 2021, 11:40 AM IST

World Lion Day PM notes steady rise in India's lion population-VPNWorld Lion Day PM notes steady rise in India's lion population-VPN

World Lion Day: PM notes steady rise in India's lion population

Stating that the country is proud to be home to the Asiatic Lion, the Prime Minister noted that in the last few years, there has seen a steady increase in India’s lion population.

Top Stories Aug 10, 2021, 10:00 AM IST

International Tiger Day special conservation focus India-VPNInternational Tiger Day special conservation focus India-VPN

Danger lurks beyond Tiger territory: 40% big cats on the prowl in unprotected areas

On the occasion of International Tiger Day, Asianet Newsable takes a look at the challenges in the way of tiger conservation and the way forward for it.

India News Jul 29, 2021, 9:04 AM IST

Herd of elephants have fun during mud bath; watch adorable video - gpsHerd of elephants have fun during mud bath; watch adorable video - gps

Herd of elephants have fun during mud bath; watch adorable video

A video shared on Twitter by the Sheldrick Wildlife Trust shows elephants enjoying a mud bath.

Weird News Jul 26, 2021, 3:14 PM IST

Rescue team frees owl and turtle stuck together in Virginia; Watch Video - gpsRescue team frees owl and turtle stuck together in Virginia; Watch Video - gps

Rescue team frees owl and turtle stuck together in Virginia; Watch Video

A team of rescuers untangled a turtle and an owl who got stuck together in Virginia.

Weird News Jul 17, 2021, 4:45 PM IST

Its raining fish: Thousands dropped from the sky to restock lakes (Watch) - gpsIts raining fish: Thousands dropped from the sky to restock lakes (Watch) - gps

Its raining fish: Thousands dropped from the sky to restock lakes (Watch)

The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources shared a video on Facebook where fishes were dropped from the plane to restock lakes in Utah.

Weird News Jul 14, 2021, 11:45 AM IST

Rajasthan Maharashtra reopen its tiger reserves to tourism after NTCA leaves decision to states-ycbRajasthan Maharashtra reopen its tiger reserves to tourism after NTCA leaves decision to states-ycb

Rajasthan, Maharashtra reopen its tiger reserves to tourism after NTCA leaves decision to states

With National Tiger Conservation Authority giving a green signal to reopen Tiger Reserves, Sanctuaries and National Parks and leaving the decision to Chief Wildlife Wardens of respective states, Rajasthan and Maharashtra have opened its safari destination from today (June 25) as Covid second wave is slowing down drastically.

Top Stories Jun 25, 2021, 1:08 PM IST

Lioness dies due to COVID, NTCA orders suspension of tourism in Tiger Reserves across India-ycbLioness dies due to COVID, NTCA orders suspension of tourism in Tiger Reserves across India-ycb

Lioness dies due to COVID, NTCA orders suspension of tourism in Tiger Reserves across India

The death of a lioness in Chennai's Vandalur Zoo on June 3 has made the National Tiger Conservation Authority issue an order closing all State Tiger Reserves for tourism purposes. The order comes from the National Tiger Conservation Authority to prevent the spread of Covid to animals from humans.  

Top Stories Jun 9, 2021, 6:34 PM IST

Saare Jahan Se Acha tune using sounds of animal and birds goes viral - gpsSaare Jahan Se Acha tune using sounds of animal and birds goes viral - gps

Saare Jahan Se Acha tune using sounds of animal and birds goes viral

Animal Planet India youtube channel released a version of Saare Jahaan Se Accha produced with the sounds of Indian Wildlife on Republic Day 2021. 
 

India News Jan 28, 2021, 12:42 PM IST

Viral video Watch how wildlife volunteer escapes king cobra's bite by a whisker-ycbViral video Watch how wildlife volunteer escapes king cobra's bite by a whisker-ycb

Viral video: Watch how wildlife volunteer escapes king cobra's bite by a whisker

Viral video: Watch how wildlife volunteer escapes king cobra's bite by a whisker

Weird News Jan 13, 2021, 6:13 PM IST

Manatee with 'Trump' scraped on back goes viral: Check out - gpsManatee with 'Trump' scraped on back goes viral: Check out - gps

Manatee with 'Trump' scraped on back goes viral: Check out

Amid the US's chaos, Florida wildlife officials are now requesting the public for help after a manatee was found with ‘Trump’ written on it.

Weird News Jan 13, 2021, 11:14 AM IST

Yuzvendra Chahal's wife Dhanashree Verma shares fresh video of wildlife safari during Dubai honeymoon-ayhYuzvendra Chahal's wife Dhanashree Verma shares fresh video of wildlife safari during Dubai honeymoon-ayh

Yuzvendra Chahal's wife Dhanashree Verma shares fresh video of wildlife safari during Dubai honeymoon

Yuzvendra Chahal is a notable leg-spinner for Team India currently, especially in the limited-overs. He got hitched to Dhanashree Verma in December 2020 and is currently on honeymoon in Dubai. The two seem to be having a great time, as evidenced by their pictures and videos.

CRICKET Jan 7, 2021, 11:41 AM IST