December 24, 2021 12:56 pm
Even as the omicron variant rips through the world, legions of breeders from Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Saudi Arabia and Qatar traveled to the UAE’s southwestern desert this week with 40,000 of their most beautiful camels for the Al Dhafra Festival.
November 26, 2021 8:12 am
Rajiv Mehrishi writes: The economic benefits of rearing the animal have disappeared. Communities that depend on it must be the focus now
November 13, 2021 5:51 pm
In August, the Rajasthan High Court had taken suo motu cognisance of news reports in The Indian Express on the declining number of camels in the state.
August 23, 2021 7:08 am
Camel breeders in Rajasthan have been holding protests, demanding amendments to the 2015 Act, and saying that their business has suffered due to the inability to sell camels to buyers outside the state.
January 10, 2020 1:37 pm
Camels in Australia, which number over 10 lakh today, were first brought to the continent in the late 19th century from India, when Australia’s massive interior region was first being discovered. Over 20,000 were imported from India between the 1840s and the 1900s.
December 14, 2017 5:50 pm
Preserving that heritage is part of the purpose of Dubai Camel Hospital, which cost 40 million dirhams ($10.9 million) and is the first of its kind in the world. The hospital is also equipped with a mini-race track to get the camels up and running after their medical procedures.
March 06, 2013 3:03 pm
Bone fragments of the shaggy creature were found on Canada's Ellesmere Island.
June 20, 2012 1:16 am
* Bank supervision to be based on probability of failure
January 21, 2014 6:45 pm