Elephant Rehabilitation Centre in Kottoor

Kerala HC appoints amicus curiae to inspect Kottoor elephant rehab centre

Kochi: The Kerala High Court has appointed an amicus curiae to inspect the Elephant ..

Kottayam: Mahouts rescue elephant trapped in a well
TN, Kerala officials agree to erect fence at rail tracks for elephants' safety
Elephant electrocuted to death in Malampuzha forest
Wild elephant Rivaldo

Wild Elephant Rivaldo returns to Masinagudi from forest within 24 hrs

Ooty: Wild elephant Rivaldo that was chased off by the forest officials to a forest area 35 km away from Masinagudi, returned within ..


Elephant of Guruvayur Anakotta suffers mysterious burn injuries on body

Guruvayur: The 28-year-old elephant Keerthi of Anakotta (elephant camp) in Guruvayur was found with burn injuries on his head and neck ..

ഹരിപ്പാട് സ്‌കന്ദനും ഏവൂർ കണ്ണനും ഇനി സുഖചികിത്സ

Happy days for Kannan, Skandan: Karkidakam wellness treatment begins

Haripad: Komban Skandan of Harippad Subramanya Swamy Temple and Komban Kannan of Evoor Sri Krishnaswamy Temple started wellness treatment ..


Elephant carcass found head down in sand deposit at Konni

Konni: The carcass of a wild elephant which was found dead on the banks of the Achankovil river was unable to be retrieved by the forest ..

Valiya Kesavan

Tusker Guruvayur Valiya Kesavan dies at 52

Thrissur: Guruvayur Valiya Kesavan, the king tusker of Guruvayur Devaswom, died here on Monday. The 52-year-old elephant is the most ..

തിമിരശസ്ത്രക്രിയ നടത്തും : കണ്ണന് കാഴ്ചക്കുറവ്; കണ്ടെത്താൻ സ്കാനിങ്‌

Jumbo undergoes scan, gets ready for cataract surgery

Kollam: 45-year-old elephant Kannan, owned by Mavelikkara native Chinnu, made headlines after he underwent ultrasound scan. The mahouts ..

വാളയാറിനടുത്ത് തീവണ്ടിതട്ടി കാട്ടാനയ്ക്ക് ഗുരുതര പരിക്ക്

Elephant hit by train on TN-Kerala border; Seriously injured

Walayar: A male elephant walking along a railway track was seriously injured when an express train hit it near Pudupathi under Madukkarai ..

Tusker Neelakantan

After a long gap, tusker Neelakantan to attend Sivarathri festival at Chirakkadavu temple

Chirakkadavu (Kottayam): Though tusker Chirakkadavu Neelakantan had to keep away from processions and festivals as he was on musth ..

റിവാൾഡോവിനെ തെപ്പക്കാട്ടെത്തിച്ച് പരിപാലിക്കാൻ ശ്രമം

Forest dept begins effort to bring ‘Rivaldo’ to Theppakadu

Ooty: The forest department has undertaken the mission to bring ‘Rivaldo’ the wild elephant at Mudumalai Tiger Reserve, ..

Mangalamkunnu karnan dies elephant Movies Dilse Narasimham Kathanayakan

Mangalamkunnu Karnan - Mollywood and Bollywood star among elephants

Elephant Mangalamkunnu Karnan is a movie star who has starred not only in Mollywood films but also in Bollywood. Besides featuring ..

 പരിക്കേറ്റ ആനയെ ചികിത്സയ്ക്കായി എഴുന്നേല്‍പ്പിക്കാന്‍ ശ്രമിക്കുന്നു

Wild elephant inadvertently set on fire in Masinagudi, dies

Masinagudi: In a tragic incident, a wild elephant died after a tyre set on fire got caught on its ear here. The wild elephant had ..

Mahout with elephant

Angry elephant hurls mahout to death in TVM

Aruvippuram (Thiruvananthapuram): An aggressive elephant threw its mahout away in a fit of rage resulting in his death. The second ..

Tusker Pulloott Unnikrishnan

Crane used to lift collapsed elephant in Paravur

Paravur (Ernakulam): A tusker that was chained on a vacant land here collapsed. As the elephant failed to stand up on its own, a crane ..


Ending months of long wait, Vallabhan's tusks trimmed finally

Malayinkeezhu (Thiruvananthapuram): Tusker Vallabhan of Malayinkeezhu Sreekrishnaswamy Temple is now happy after his long tusks were ..


Tusker sculpture in Guruvayur elephant camp yet to be fixed

Guruvayur: The ‘elephant’ that was kicked down by tusker Valiya Vishnu at the elephant camp here has been lying down for ..


In a first in state, Thrissur prepares data bank on tuskers

Athirappilly: The social forestry division here has prepared a data bank on the 130 elephants in the district after detailed examination ..


Pet dog saves 9-member family from attack of wild elephant in Malappuram

Edakkara (Malappuram): A family was saved by their pet dog from the attack of wild elephant. When the elephant trampled a shed close ..

Elephant hair

Man arrested for plucking tail hair of dead elephant in Ernakulam

Kothamangalam: A man was arrested here for plucking out tail hair from a dead elephant here. Malippara Kunnappilly native Biju K ..


People flock to watch vets take x-ray of elephant's tail

Changanassery: An elephant which sustained injuries in an accident was subjected to x-ray filming and it pulled crowd here. The tusker ..

Tusker Vallabhan

Vallabhan waiting for tusk trimming with 1.5 metre long tusks

Malayinkeezhu (Thiruvananthapuram): Tusker Vallabhan of Malayinkeezhu Sreekrishnaswamy Temple is struggling to hold his head high literally ..


Kerala's 78-year-old elephant to enter Guinness Book of World Records

Kattakkada: 78-year-old elephant Soman from Kottur elephant rehabilitation centre is all set to enter the Guinness Book of World Records ..

Narayanankutty feeding Jaggu Bhai

Jaggu Bhai would never return to take idli and dosa; tusker's death leaves human friend in tears

Thrissur: Tusker Jagannanthan from Panamkulam in Chengaloor was fond of idli and dosa. But he would have it only if fed by Kolangattukara ..


No improvement in condition of wild elephant that collapsed in forest

Mettupalayam: The treatment for the wild elephant that collapsed in Shirumukha forest range is continuing for the third day. The 8-year-old ..


Not only deaths, lives of elephants too matter!

The recent deaths of elephants in Kerala by home made bombs, and in Chhatisgarh by poisoning their waterholes, has brought this gentle, ..

കൊമ്പുകൾ ചെത്തിമിനുക്കി; പാറശ്ശാല ശിവശങ്കരന് ആശ്വാസം

Parassala Sivasankaran gets a makeover with trimmed tusks

Parassala: Parassala Sivasankaran, the elephant at the Parassala Mahadeva temple under Travancore Devaswom Board, was struggling with ..

wild elephant

Stern action will be taken against those behind killing of pregnant elephant in Kerala: Javadekar

New Delhi: Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar on Wednesday said stern action will be taken against those who killed a pregnant ..

Elephant Vasanthi

Bored of routine, 'Vasanthi' waiting to resume morning walk

Konni (Pathanamthitta): As the lockdown has affected normal life of people, elephant Vasanthi also is badly missing the early morning ..

African elephants

A tale of the African Elephants

On World Earth Day 2020, Forevermark has released its latest podcast, 'Levison Wood: Walking with Elephants' on the series ..

Elephants fed with pineapple

Lockdown price drop: Farmer gives 1500 kg pineapple for free to feed elephants

Vaikom (Kottayam): As the COVID lockdown badly affected the agriculture and resulted in price drop, a farmer here gave 1500 kilograms ..

Guruvayoor padmanabhan

Ban on tuskers Guruvayur Padmanabhan and Valiya Kesavan to continue

Guruvayur: The ban enforced on tuskers Guruvayur Padmanabhan and Valiya Kesavan to be paraded outside will continue. The decision was ..


Kasthoori returns after shedding 100 kilogram through rejuvenation therapy

Palani: Elephant Kasthoori returned to Periyanayakiyamman Temple here after 48 days of rejuvenation therapy at Mettupalayam. The elephant ..


As summer approaches, elephants come out of forests in search of drinking water

Athiripilly: Dry days are ahead and forest areas and streams in forests are on the verge of drying up. Elephants, deers, wild buffaloes, ..

malayalappuzha rajan

Tusker guards sleeping mahout, then falls asleep: Pictures go viral

Pathanamthitta: The bond between an elephant and its mahout is beyond definitions. Keralites are familiar with the sights of mahouts ..


Overgrown tusks make life hard for Ganapati; forest officials play their game too

Edappal: An elephant which was transported in a lorry for several kilometres to get its trunk trimmed legally was sent back by the ..

കോവൂർ കുഞ്ഞുമോൻ ഉൾപ്പെടെയുള്ള ജനപ്രതിനിധികൾ കോട്ടൂരിൽ നീലകണ്ഠനെ സന്ദർശിക്കുന്നു

No improvement in Neelakandan's health even after expert treatment

Sastamkotta: Even after expert therapy at Kottur Elephant Rejuvenation Centre, the health of ‘Gajaveeran’ Neelakandan of ..


Elephant runs amok seeing horse; vehicles collide, 3 injured

Venjarammoodu (Thiruvananthapuram): An elephant ran amok after it panicked seeing a horse on the roadside here. Three persons who ..

elephant calf

Elephant calf abandoned by herd becomes apple of eye of forest guards

Karulayi (Malappuram): The elephant calf that was found estranged from the herd in the banks of Karimpuzha river and later taken ..

Triple tusker Kalady Ganeshan

‘Triple tusker’ Kalady Ganeshan dies of age

Kalady: A captive elephant that was noted for having three tusks has died of age here. The ‘triple tusker’ named as Kalady ..


133 elephants die in Kerala in one year

Thrissur: Within a year, a total of 34 captive elephants and 99 wild elephants died in Kerala. The dead wild elephants include 20 tuskers, ..


Lone tusker dies of electric shock on house compound

Kothamangalam: A lone wild tusker that was wreaking havoc in the inhabited area died in a pathetic way the other day. The 10-year-old ..

Elephant Musth

Elephant in musth being tortured; chained outdoors for 3 months despite bad weather

Balussery: An elephant has been tortured for the past three months in the name of musth, it is alleged. The tusker, known by the names ..

Yathish Chandra

Complaint against Yathish Chandra for touching elephant at Aanayoottu ceremony

Thrissur: The Heritage Animal Task Force has filed a complaint against Thrissur city police commissioner Yathish Chandra for violating ..


Tusker decides to take relaxing bath in river; Mahouts at their wits’ end

Cheruthuruthy: When tusker Pananchery Paramu alias Adatt Paramu decided have a bath in the river to his heart’s content, the ..

elephant feeding

Rejuvenation therapy season begins; Elephants to feast on special foods

Guruvayur: Jumbos in elephant camp which take palm laves and plantain stems all the time can now taste special menu of food for a month ..