Ananda Banerjee
Rauf Ali’s delightful memoir captures the oddities of India’s wildlife with humour. iStock

Rauf Ali: A walk on the wild side

2 min read . 17 Aug 2018
Monish Siripurapu, founder, Ant Studio, and team members Astha Chopra (middle) and Aishwarya Kaura with the Cool Ant system. Photo: Pradeep Gaur/Mint

Can Cool Ant create a buzz?

3 min read . 25 May 2018
Goan fejervaryan frog

Taxonomy treasures

1 min read . 11 May 2018
An illustration, titled ‘The Panther’, from the 12th century ‘Aberdeen Bestiary’. Photo: Aberdeen University Library/Wikimedia Commons

Can you define a ‘species’?

3 min read . 20 Apr 2018
There could be around 45% loss of natural habitats and species by 2050. Photo: Ananda Banerjee

Our dwindling natural wealth

2 min read . 30 Mar 2018
Second Nature: Rainfed Books, 126 pages, Rs499.

Conservation battles

1 min read . 30 Mar 2018
Tigers at the Pench tiger reserve. Photo: Pench Tiger Reserve

How India counts its tigers

7 min read . 01 Mar 2018
The Rote myzomela. Photo: Philippe Verbelen
Two tigers near the Phoota Kot waterhole in the Ranthambhore National Park. Photo: Aditya Singh

Tigers on an island

8 min read . 13 Jan 2018
Illustration by Jayachandran/Mint
The decision to downlist the snow leopard in IUCN Red List has split the conservation community. Photo: Dhritiman Mukherjee

Cat on a hot tin roof

5 min read . 27 Oct 2017
Kheleo, mascot for the Fifa Under-17 World Cup. Photo: LOC, FIFA U-17 World Cup India, 2017

Fifa, and a species in peril

4 min read . 30 Sep 2017