Indian fishermen try new nets for healthier oceans

Jun 3, 2017

Indian fishermen say they're seeing positive change since they switched nets to allow small fish to escape and maintain breeding population

Rangers try to rescue wild elephant in India's northeast

May 24, 2017

Indian veterinarians are treating a 10-year-old wild elephant with an injured leg to help it escape from a marshy area where it has been stuck for at least five days

Wasp nests removed in Sri Lanka ahead of Indian PM visit

May 10, 2017

Sri Lankan authorities has taken steps to remove thousands of wasps to avoid a possible attack during this week's visit of Indian prime minister Narendra Modi in the country's tea-growing region

Poachers kill rare one-horned rhino in southern Nepal forest

Apr 9, 2017

Authorities are searching for poachers who killed a rare one-horned rhinoceros in the forests of southern Nepal and cut off the horn

Girl found living with monkeys in Indian forest

Apr 6, 2017

Indian police are reviewing reports of missing children to try to identify a girl who was found living in a forest with a group of monkeys

Leopard briefly shuts down Nepal's international airport

Apr 3, 2017

Nepal's only international airport has been briefly shut down after a leopard was spotted on the runway

Crackdown creates meat shortage in most populous India state

Mar 27, 2017

India's most populous state is running out of meat, with the government cracking down on illegal slaughterhouses and meat shops

Canine shelter takes on Tehran stray dog problem _ humanely

Mar 16, 2017

Tehran government hires dog shelter to deal more humanely with burgeoning problem of strays in Iranian capital

Before "Lion," the story behind an unlikely family reunion

Mar 1, 2017

Four years before the Oscar-nominated movie "Lion" was released, two AP reporters told the story of Saroo Brierley's complicated reunion with his mother, Fatima Munshi

Elephant habitats shrink in India as encroachments increase

Feb 10, 2017

Wildlife activists say human encroachment in the forests of northeast India has forced elephants out of their natural habitats, triggering conflicts with locals

Broaden News

Sign up now!

Recent Discovery will take you to the captivating developments in science, technology, and the universe around us. We deliver to you the latest news, theories, and developments in the world of science.

Contact us: sales[at]