The Gharana Wetland Conservation Reserve attracts hundreds of migratory birds, including the bar-headed goose which flies over high-altitude passes in the Himalayas during its sojourn.
Although the virus does not usually infect people, it can cause fever, diarrhoea, respiratory illnesses in some affected people.
A hybrid species forms when two parental species mate to produce a hybrid population, which then stops being able to freely interbreed with the parental species.
At least six more birds died here on Monday due to Avian flu, taking the death toll of migratory birds from the disease to 64.
Amidst the recent menace of bird flu in the national capital, the Supreme Court today pulled up the Arvind Kejriwal-driven Aam Aadmi Party government and all the concerned powers in Delhi to devise a methodical
With eight more birds succumbing to avian influenza, commonly known as bird flu, authorities have shut down Delhi Zoo and city’s infamous Deer Park and warned people not to touch any dead bird.
The Delhi Zoological Park has been closed down over fears of Avia flu that possibly led to the death of nine birds at the zoo, officials said on Wednesday. According to zoo sources, around 8
A pigeon, which seems to be from across the border, was taken into custody on Sunday after a letter written in Urdu and address to Prime Minister Narendra Modi was found with it by BSF personnel at Simbal post in Bamial sector Pathankot.
Bhitarkanika National Park in Kendrapara district has recorded an increase in bird population this year, the recently-concluded week-long annual bird census revealed. According to the census, as many as 1,03,853 resident birds belonging to 10
Scientists are planning to bring the extinct great auk back from the dead, almost 200 years after the penguin-sized, flightless birds disappeared. A team of researchers met at the International Centre for Life in Newcastle
Washington: Bird living in suburban areas are far angrier than their rural counterparts, a new study suggested. According to researchers at Virginia Tech and Radford University in the US, this new study shows how
New Delhi: A Bhubaneswar-bound aircraft of Vistara with 50 passengers and seven crew on board was hit by a bird today shortly before landing at the Biju Patnaik International Airport. The Airbus A320 aircraft, however,
Agartala: With a fresh outbreak of bird flu being reported in Tripura, the mass culling of more than 8,000 chicken and ducks began on Saturday in the western part of the state, officials said."We have
New Delhi: In an announcement which is expected to bring major relief to several home buyers, the Centre today said the process of demarcating eco-sensitive zone around the Okhla Bird Sanctuary has been cleared and
New Delhi: The Supreme Court has agreed to hear a plea for framing guidelines on the process to be adopted by police at the time of seizure of birds and animals and prohibiting imposition of
Imphal: Bird flu or avian influenza has resurfaced in northeastern state of Manipur and the culling of poultry fowl began on Monday, official said.Manipur Chief Secretary PC Lawmkunga told reporters: "Samples of sick poultry birds