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Saturday, August 17, 2019

Destructive fishing practices banned in  Rapti

LAMAHI - Rapti Rural Municipality, Gadhawa Rural Municipality and Rajpur Rural Municipality of Dang district under the Middle Rapti Watershed Area have imposed a...

Gentle giraffes threatened with ‘silent extinction’

Loisaba (Kenya) - For most of his life as a Samburu warrior, Lesaiton Lengoloni thought nothing of hunting giraffes, the graceful giants so common...

Life-size tiger statute installed

Kawasoti - A statue of a tiger has been constructed and installed at Amaltari in ward no. 15 of Kawasoti municipality. The life-size statue...

Mammoth lessons for elephant conservation

The last woolly mammoths lived on Wrangel Island in the Arctic Ocean around 4,000 years ago. They were so wracked with genetic disease that...

CNP to establish wildlife rearing centre

Chitwan - The Chitwan National Park (CNP) is establishing a model centre for rearing wildlife on its premises. The CNP has allocated a budget...

Rare baby panda twins born at Belgian zoo

Belgium - A Belgian zoo announced Friday the "extremely rare" birth of twin baby giant pandas, three years after the arrival of a young...

Police arrest APF constable with tiger hide

Darchula : Police have arrested an Armed Police Force (APF) constable along with tiger hide from Timurpata of Dugu rural municipality-3 in the district...

Tiger kills 21 goats in three days

Okhaldhunga - Twenty-one goats were killed by a tiger at Palapu of Champadevi rural municipality-1 and 2 in Okhaldhunga district in three days. Nine...

Leopard attacks on the rise; no human resources to curb it

Kathmandu - The concerned authority has not been able to control wild animal attacks in the recent time due to lack of human resources....

Hordes of Earth’s toughest creatures may now be living on Moon

There might be life on the Moon after all: thousands of virtually indestructible creatures that can withstand extreme radiation, sizzling heat, the coldest temperatures...