Elephant

WATCH | Kerala's tallest elephant takes part in Thrissur pooram

After several arguments, Thechikottukavu Ramachandran did take part in the festivities in Thrissur. Watch!

published on : 12th May 2019

Baby elephant rescued from well in Kerala

A one-year-old baby elephant which fell in a well at Kuttambuzha panchayat, Ernakulam district in Kerala was rescued and released in the wild by forest officers.

published on : 7th March 2019

Jumbo calf rescued after three hours of struggle

A baby elephant was rescued from a well near Puliyangudi after a 3.5 hours struggle by the forest department personnel and the locals.  

published on : 23rd January 2019

Killer jumbo captured & relocated in Coimbatore

A 30-year-old wild jumbo, locally called as ‘Vinayaka’, was captured and relocated to Mudumalai forest range in Coimbatore.

published on : 19th December 2018

Forest officials tranquilize elephant in Coimbatore

Deepak Srivastava Principal Chief Conservator of forest said that they were able to sedate the animal by providing sedation drug. 

published on : 18th December 2018

Herd of over 120 elephants enter habilitated areas in Mayurbhanj, destroys livelihood

The herd destroyed hundreds of acres of paddy fields and houses in the area. The elephants have been spotted in 3-4 groups in the area.

published on : 15th December 2018

India's first elephant hospital opens for business

India's first hospital for elephants has opened its doors, and organizers say not only will it treat animals that were abused during the course of their lives, but will be a learning centre. 

published on : 18th November 2018

Assam deputy speaker falls off elephant, escapes unhurt

Newly-elected deputy speaker of Assam assembly Kripanath Mallah fell from an elephant during a welcome procession in his constituency in Assam’s Karimganj. 

published on : 8th October 2018

Elephant dies of electrocution in Pantnagar

An elephant was electrocuted to death in Pantnagar, Uttarakhand when it got in contact with the electric wire.

published on : 29th July 2018

Kerala elephant lovers cherish 'Aanayoottu' amid torrential showers

The diet consists of 5-6 kg of cooked rice, two kg green gram, 500g-one kg small onion, two kg horse gram, ground nuts, raggi, turmeric powder and palm jaggery.

published on : 18th July 2018

Elephant hit by train dies in Uttarakhand

The deceased elephant is said to be a tusker and one of its teeth broke to pieces during the accident. The elephant’s age is estimated to be 10 years. 

published on : 11th March 2018

Watch: Jumbo strays into a village of Thadagam in Tamil Nadu's Coimbatore. 

 A 20-year-old male elephant strayed into the Pannimadai Village of Thadagam in Tamil Nadu's Coimbatore. 

published on : 5th December 2017

Elephant electrocuted to death in Jharkhand

A full grown wild elephant died when it came in contact with high tension wire in Jharkhand's Dhalbhumgarh forest area near Jamshedpur.

published on : 16th August 2017

Elephants rescue stranded tourists in flood-hit Nepal

Officials say hundreds of tourists were rescued with the help of elephants from a flooded jungle safari park in Nepal.

published on : 14th August 2017

Rare baby elephant delights Mexican zoo

A Mexican zoo has its first baby elephant as part of a breeding programme to save the threatened species. 

published on : 20th July 2017
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