Saturday, Dec 10, 2022

Asian elephants


World Elephant Day: Largest animal running out of space, time

August 12, 2022 9:39 pm

The population of elephants has declined by 62 per cent over the last decade and it may get extinct by the end of the next decade.

Risking their lives, for little pay, to guard India’s forests

February 21, 2022 6:59 pm

Braving tigers and other dangers, frontline workers face difficult working conditions as they try to keep the peace between humans and wildlife.

Express Quiz: World Elephant Day 2021

August 12, 2021 5:03 pm

There are less than 50,000 Asian elephants left in the wild today.

China's wild elephants seek room to roam as habitats shrink

July 20, 2021 12:21 pm

Xishuangbanna's elephants have more than doubled to about 300 in the past 20 years, a sign of success in rehabilitating herds

15 Chinese elephants are on a long march north. Why, no one knows

June 04, 2021 12:53 pm

Since setting out in spring last year from Xishuangbanna National Nature Reserve, on China’s far southwestern border with Laos, the elephants have trotted down the middle of a narrow county street, past a shuttered car dealership and gawking residents.

Wandering elephants on edge of China city, now closing roads

June 03, 2021 1:45 pm

The elephants had walked 500 kilometers from a nature reserve in Yunnan's mountainous southwest and reached the Jinning district on the edge of Kunming, a city of 7 million people and capital of Yunnan province.

Herpes virus infection: No 'Jumbo festival' this year at Sakrebailu Elephant Camp in Karnataka

October 14, 2019 5:01 pm

Recently one elephant died at the camp after getting infected by the virus. As many as 24 elephants in the camp are undergoing treatment.

Experts seek more habitat and corridor protection for Asian elephants

November 07, 2014 6:12 pm

The conference took serious note of the rising trend in elephant-human conflicts.

Jewellers to help fund elephant corridors

August 12, 2011 4:17 am

Chairman of Wildlife Trust of India M K Ranjitsinh on Thursday said an audit system would be introduced soon to check on the land purchased by them and given to the forest department to create safe corridors for Asian elephants.


A glimpse into 'Elephant Parade India' for Mumbai’s public art exhibition

November 02, 2017 8:04 am

After the public art exhibitions, the elephants will be auctioned to raise funds to help secure 101 Elephant Corridors across India for the endangered Asian elephant.