Asia

Binoculars out as migratory birds flock to the capital

Avid birders watched the drama unfold on their binoculars at Yamuna Biodiversity Park as the bird kingdom, with its flock of resident and migratory birds, put up a show.

04 December 2017

Pledge to conserve biodiversity by setting up marine protected areas

Sindh Livestock and Fisheries Department Secretary Sohail Akbar Shah has stressed the need to develop and implement a broad-based fisheries policy, which is mandatory for accelerated development of

22 November 2017

Japan’s inaction on illegal ivory exports threatens Chinese ban, report says

Monitoring network Traffic says smuggling of undocumented ivory into China could undermine enforcement of imminent ban

20 November 2017

The wild ass returns

For the first time in more than a century kulan – or Asiatic wild ass – are now roaming the central steppes of Kazakhstan.

07 November 2017