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India's Newly Launched Fast Train Crashes Into Cow
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, india, highspeed train )

- 10 hours ago -
India's first semi-high speed train broke down Saturday after colliding with a cow on the tracks, a day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the new passenger service.
India's Electric Vehicle Goals Being Realized on Two Wheels, Not Four
Offbeat  (tags: ecosystems, CO2emissions, environment, India, two wheels )

- 29 days ago -
The potential is huge. India is the world's biggest market for scooters and motorcycles with annual domestic sales exceeding 19 million in the fiscal year that ended on March 31, 2018 - six times that of car sales over the same period.
2018 in Wildlife: Gir Lions, Man-Eater Avni, Dead Elephants Echo Drumbeats of Doom
Offbeat  (tags: animals, wildlife, conservation, India, protection )

- 61 days ago -
It's going to take a lot more than dedicated officers and conservation groups to save IndiaâEUR(TM)s wildlife.
No Need for a New, Separate Leopard Census, Say Experts
Offbeat  (tags: leopards, India, census, deaths, wildlife, protection, environment )

- 62 days ago -
As many as 460 leopard deaths were recorded across India in 2018 between January 1 and December 14, compared to 431 in 2017, 440 in 2016, 399 in 2015 and 331 in 2014.
India Has Opened a First of Its Kind Elephant Hospital and It's Adorable.
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, animals, unusual, India, elephants, Asia, animal hospital )

- 80 days ago -
Injured, sick, rescued, and elderly elephants now have a home to receive the care that they need. The facility is run by non-profit Wildlife SOS. Wildlife SOS also runs a conservation and care center near the newly opened hospital...
India's Long Struggle With Man-Eaters Continues
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- 83 days ago -
Destruction of the natural habitat that leopards and tigers live in has been blamed for an increase in attacks on humans in Uttarakhand, a state famous for its man-eaters
Celebrations as India Unveils World's Tallest Statue - in Pictures
Offbeat  (tags: humans, environment, tallest statue, India )

- 94 days ago -
India has inaugurated the worldâEUR(TM)s tallest statue, a £314m effigy of the independence hero Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel that is nearly twice the height of New YorkâEUR(TM)s Statue of Liberty. The 182-metre Statue of Unity in Gujarat is part of Narendra Modi's
Tracking Wild Tigers In Ranthambore National Park, A Luxury Adventure In India
Offbeat  (tags: tigers, safari, India, wildlife, protection )

- 95 days ago -
Her name was Arrowhead, and she approached my jeep with calm curiosity. My breath stopped as she stared me down through her piercing yellow eyes with vague interest, however she was more focused on marking her territory on every nearby bush.
This Woman's Insane Etch A Sketches Will Blow Your Freaking Mind
Offbeat  (tags: Etch A Sketch, extraordinaire, India, sketches )

- 98 days ago -
Meet Jane Labowitch, a Chicago-based artist and Etch A Sketch extraordinaire. Labowitch âEUR" or, as she's dubbed herself, "Princess Etch A Sketch" âEUR" went on an eight-day trip to India with the tour group company
India Unveils the Worl''s Tallest Statue
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- 111 days ago -
India has unveiled the world's tallest statue, which cost 29.9bn rupees (ï¿¡330m; $430m) to build.
Conservation on the Edge
Offbeat  (tags: animals, wildlife, conservation, India )

- 134 days ago -
The first week of October is observed in India as the Wildlife Week. On the global scenario, the past year has some good and bad news for wildlife- an increase in the number of mountain gorillas in Rwanda and Uganda, extinction of the Spix's macaw,
How AI Can Help Protect India's Tigers
Offbeat  (tags: tigers, India, protection, wildlife )

- 161 days ago -
In India, where despite the growing population of tigers, poaching is proliferating, a combination of data analytics and AI tools that collect and process wildlife crime data and predict tiger poaching, will change the way tiger reserves and
Willing to Go on for Wildlife? Check These Top 30 National Parks For Best Wildlife Safari in India
Offbeat  (tags: tigers, national parks, India, wildlife, protection )

- 177 days ago -
According to the Indian Ministry of Environment and Forests, there is a total of 103 national parks in India. Jim Corbett National Park was IndiaâEUR(TM)s first national park and additionally first to go under the Project Tiger initiative.
Disturbing Moment Farmer Finds A Rat With A PLANT Growing Out Of Its Back.
Offbeat  (tags: Rat, Farmer, Seed Germination, India, Ratlam, Madhya Pradesh )

- 189 days ago -
This shocking footage shows a live rat with a sapling soya plant growing through it's body. Experts are baffled by the freak occurrence, but have speculated that a soya bean seed could have fallen into an open wound and germinated.
India Has Taken Several Measures To Protect Tigers: Environment Minister
Offbeat  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, tigers, India )

- 189 days ago -
Tigers are a part of country's heritage and their protection is our responsibility towards the world and future generations

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