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Tuesday, July 05, 2022



Telangana: Vulture sightings near Palarapugutta cliff raise hopes of birds returning to state

December 28, 2021 10:09 pm

Vultures had abandoned the Palarapugutta cliff after it suffered major landslides and erosion due to heavy rains in August 2019.

Birds of prey face global decline from habitat loss, poisons

August 31, 2021 3:14 pm

Widespread use of an anti-inflammatory drug in livestock led to the rapid decline of vultures in South Asia.

Caught on camera: Vulture chicks dying without food

August 03, 2015 2:58 am

The Maharashtra government plans ‘vulture restaurants’, providing carcasses of cattle for the birds to feed on at specific places, especially during the breeding season.

Eyes of the beholder

September 10, 2009 4:48 am

Ten years ago,high points in cities across India were dotted with the distinctive silhouette of vultures. They aren’t any more.

Gujarat records steep decline in vulture population

February 22, 2009 1:01 am

There had been a steep decline in vulture population in Gujarat between 2005 and 2007,according to surveys carried out between March and May in these years.