Elephants(Search results - 19)
IndiaApr 9, 2021, 1:48 PM IST
Here’s how project RE-HAB has helped drive away elephants, without causing harm, preventing crop losses
Project RE-HAB (Reducing Elephant – Human Attacks using Bees) has helped reduce Man-animal conflict
IndiaDec 1, 2020, 2:24 PM IST
‘Elephantine’ love indeed! Man wills his properties to 2 pachyderms whom he loves unconditionally
Here’s an interesting story of how a man has willed his properties to elephants; all thanks to the phenomenal love he has for them!
IndiaOct 8, 2020, 6:11 PM IST
Karnataka to follow an ecologically sustainable model of disposing of elephant carcasses
Karnataka will not bury carcasses of elephants. Rather, the carcasses will be openly placed so that vultures can feed on them
IndiaJun 5, 2020, 6:00 PM IST
World Environment Day: Why elephants are imperative for sustenance of life
Elephant play a great and significant role in our environment. Read on as we elucidate with examples how inevitable this species is to sustenance
IndiaJun 24, 2019, 5:33 PM IST
India's first elephant rehabilitation centre to open in Kerala
The project is funded by the Kerala Infrastructure Investment Fund Board (KIIFB). The aim of the rehabilitation centre is to provide elephants world-class facilities including healthcare.
IndiaMay 18, 2019, 6:27 PM IST
Female elephant disguised as male for temple ritual in Kerala due to shortage
15 male elephants are needed for the Ezhunallathu, the temple ritual, but as sufficient number of male elephants were not available, officials had to resort to last-minute hacks.
IndiaMay 11, 2019, 4:55 PM IST
Andhra Pradesh: Jumbos give sleepless nights to Srikakulam natives
Srikakulam natives are living in fear. On Saturday, a herd of elephants entered the maize fields at Seetharampalli and surrounding villages and damaged the crops in Andhra Pradesh. Locals are worried they'd be attacked by the elephants any time.
IndiaFeb 9, 2019, 1:02 PM IST
Elephant runs amok after cracker burst in Kerala; two killed
Thechikkottukavu Ramachandran, one of the tallest elephants in Kerala, is much sought-after for temple festivals. In 2013, the same elephant, which had killed three women during a ceremony at Rayamangalam Koottumadam temple, was banned from public ceremonies.
IndiaJan 7, 2019, 10:48 AM IST
Forest department staffer trampled to death by elephant at Karnataka-Andhra Pradesh-Tamil Nadu border
Victim Marappa was trying to stop the elephants from entering the village when an elephant attacked him and trampled him.
IndiaDec 20, 2018, 11:16 AM IST
Kerala gets first DNA database of captive elephants
The DNA database would play an important role in captive wildlife management and wildlife crime investigations. The forest department provided blood samples of captive elephants from across the state to the Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology (RGCB) for DNA fingerprinting.