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Birth Rate Among North Atlantic Right Whales Highest Since 2015

Apr 03, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

The calf count equals the combined total for the last three years which includes the dismal 2018 calving season when scientists saw zero right whale births for the first time in three decades

At Least 4o Beached Pilot Whales Refloated In New Zealand

Feb 22, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

A pod of 49 long-finned pilot whales earlier stranded themselves on Farewell Spit, a remote beach on the South Island, according to authorities. Nine of the whales died.


Watch: How These Kind Kerala Fishermen Freed The Giant Whale

The fishermen group not only rescue the whale shark but also helped it get back to the sea.

40-Feet-Long Giant Whale Washes Up Ashore In Odisha's Kendrapara District

Jan 12, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

The species figures in the list of threatened marine species. The mammal is a schedule-I species under the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972.


Mass Stranding Leads To Death Of 51 Pilot Whales In New Zealand

Out of the 90 pilot whales that beached themselves on the Chatham Islands in New Zealand, 40 whales refloated themselves but another 50 died on the beach.

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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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