Home | About Us | Links | Contact Us
  • welcome to Zahie.com

  • Malaysia's leader said on Saturday communications aboard a missing jet were switched off and its course deliberately changed by someone on board before the aircraft disappeared a week ago, but stopped short of saying it had been hijacked.

  • Ukraine braced on Saturday for a breakaway vote in Crimea as deadly violence flared again in the ex-Soviet country's tinderbox east amid the biggest east-west showdown since the Cold War.

  • Finally, the TRS chief K Chandrashekhara Rao has broken his silence over possibility of an alliance with the Congress in Telangana. After saying a firm 'no' to merger with the Congress, KCR has now ruled out any alliance with the Congress in both Assembly and Lok Sabha elections to be held on April 30.

  • The Bharatiya Janata Party's much anticipated list of Lok Sabha candidates is expected shortly which will end the the suspense over who will contest from Varanasi - its prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi or party veteran Murli Manohar Joshi.

  • The Delhi High Court has confirmed death penalty to all four convicts of the December 16 Delhi gangrape and murder case. The four were convicted in September 2013 for raping and murdering a 23-year-old paramedical student.

  •  
    Home
    About Us
    Archaeology
    Earth
    English
    Essays
    General Knowledge
    History
    India
    Social Studies
    Jokes
    Memoirs
    Pen Pals
    Quotations
    Riddles
    Science
    Sports
    Travel
    Trivia
    Wildlife
    Funny India Toons
    Short Story
    World
    Poem
    News
    Economics
    Biology
    Physics
    Links
    Contact Us
    Home >> Wildlife >> Slender Billed Vulture

    Slender Billed Vulture

    The rare Slender Billed vulture which was once successfully bred in captivity in Kolkata was spotted again after a gap of nine years indicating the revival of the critically endangered species.Its population is believed to be less than 1000 in India.The vulture population has fallen since 1990s when use of diclofenac,a chemical used to treat animals became rampant in India and Pakistan.The Ministry of environment and forest has opened two captive breeding centres for vultures in Pinjore and Kolkata categorised as critically endangered by international Union for Conservation of Nature.

    Spelling Bee
    difficulty level:
    score: -
    please wait...
     
    spell the word:


    Gifts : Egully.com
    © 2017 Zahie.com