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Celebrating 4th October as World Animal Day 2020

By Shweta Porwal World Animal Day is celebrated annually on October 4th in action for animal rights and welfare. It is an international day raising...

Having Pets Linked to Reduced Psychological Stress During Lockdown

Sharing a home with a pet appeared to act as a buffer against the psychological stress during the lockdown, say researchers adding that keeping...

Varun Sharma: I’ve Always Been Intrigued With the Process of Wildlife Filmmaking

Actor Varun Sharma says he has always been fascinated and intrigued with the whole process of wildlife filmmaking. Follow NewsGram on LinkedIn to know what's...

Researchers Discover Footprints Dated 120,000 Years Ago

The landscape of the region now known as Saudi Arabia was completely different in the past from what it looks like today as researchers...

10 Facts on How Mosquitoes are One of the Deadliest Creatures in the World

A warmer climate, travel and trade are helping to spread mosquito-borne diseases as a deadly beast smaller than a paper clip poses a threat...

Scientists Find Oldest Specimen of Fossilized Giant Sperm

Scientists say they have found what may be the oldest specimen of fossilized sperm ever discovered, inside a tiny crustacean trapped in a piece...

Impacts Of Civil Wars On Native Mammals Are Often Indirect: Study

Researchers have found that the main impacts of civil wars on native mammals are often indirect, ultimately arising from institutional and socio-economic changes, rather...

Here’s How Mosquitoes Evolved to Bite People

A new study suggests dry climates and dense human populations are key factors in how mosquitoes have evolved to bite people. Noting that only a...

Gorillas, Whales at Equal Risk of Covid-19 as Humans

Humans are not the only species facing a potential threat from the novel coronavirus, but several critically-endangered gorillas, orangutans, gibbons, gray whales and bottlenose...

PETA Moves to Delhi HC to Seek Directions to Prohibit Animal Cruelty

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) on Monday moved the Delhi High Court to seek directions to the central government to prohibit...

Indian Pharmacopoeia Removes Animal Tests, PETA Welcomes Move

The Indian Pharmacopoeia Commission has removed the 'abnormal toxicity test' from the human vaccine monographs of the Indian Pharmacopoeia - the official compilation of...

Assam Floods Affect 48 Lakh People, Media Turns a Blind Eye

By Muskan Bhatnagar Heavy rains during Monsoon are common in the Indian State of Assam. Floods have hit Assam once again as these rains cause...

Dr. Munish Raizada in Conversation with Renee Lynn (Part-I)

Renee Lynn is an Activist, Columnist, Published Author, and Founder of Voice for India. Renee Lynn was born and brought up in New Jersey....

Use of Animals in Tourist Spots may Cause Covid-Like Diseases

An animal organisation has apprised the Union Tourism Ministry that humans can contract tuberculosis from elephants, glanders from horses, and camelpox and Middle East...

How Cruel Can Humans be Towards Animals?

By Muskan Bhatnagar The world is said to be home to 8.7 million animal species including 6.5 million species on land and 2.2 million in...

Coronavirus Pandemic: A Punishment for Humans?

By Muskan Bhatnagar It’s been over 6 months since the Coronavirus outbreak and the world is still fighting against it. Coronavirus Worldometer suggests a total...

“The Zoo: COVID-19 and Animals”: A Documentary

A new documentary, "The Zoo: COVID-19 and Animals", shows the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on animals. When the Bronx Zoo announced their four-year-old Malayan...

While the Humans Are Caged Amid the Lockdown, Wildlife and Nature Enjoys

By Kanan Parmar How many of you remember that before the COVID-19 pandemic, the earth was facing another crisis- the environmental crisis? Amid the lockdown, social...

Here’s How Bird Photography Leads to Discovery of New Species

BY VISHAL GULATI Bird photography as a hobby and profession has taken off to a major extent in India. It has led to important discoveries...

No More Monkeys Dangling in Himachal Pradesh Due to Lockdown

BY VISHAL GULATI For the monkeys, it's no more business as usual in Himachal Pradesh tourist resorts, for now. In the absence of adequate food in...

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1 in 3 Indian Call Centres to Permanently Switch to Work From Home

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Here’s How You Can Improve Both Physical and Cognitive Health

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Microsoft Set to Release New AI-Based Noise Suppression Tool in Teams

As more and more people work from home and at times have no control over jarring sounds in the background, Microsoft is set to...

Why President Trump and PM Modi are so Fiercely Opposed by the Left and Islamists

By Maria Wirth “Í prefer Trump to Hillary”, I told a German friend in the run up to the US elections in 2016. There was...