Feature News, Latest Feature News, Feature caricatures - Oneindia Feature News https://www.oneindia.com/ Get the latest feature news at Oneindia Feature News. Wed, 17 Jul 2019 04:30:03 +0530 Feature News, Latest Feature News, Feature caricatures - Oneindia Feature News https://www.oneindia.com/ https://images.oneindia.com/images/rss/oneindia-logo.png Get the latest feature news at Oneindia Feature News. Partial Lunar Eclipse 2019: Stunning captures of Chandra Grahan from around the world https://www.oneindia.com/feature/partial-lunar-eclipse-2019-stunning-captures-of-chandra-grahan-from-around-the-world-2919734.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= https://www.oneindia.com/feature/partial-lunar-eclipse-2019-stunning-captures-of-chandra-grahan-from-around-the-world-2919734.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= New Delhi, July 17: Moon will never lose its charm and has always fascinated people from all arenas of life. India witnessed a partial view of the lunar eclipse on Wednesday and some people were disciplined enough to roll out of Wed, 17 Jul 2019 04:23:29 +0530 Why elephants form unusual all-male groups ganging up in human-occupied areas https://www.oneindia.com/feature/why-elephants-form-unusual-all-male-groups-ganging-up-in-human-occupied-areas-2919177.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= https://www.oneindia.com/feature/why-elephants-form-unusual-all-male-groups-ganging-up-in-human-occupied-areas-2919177.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= Bengaluru, July 16: Elephants are social animals.They live in a fluid fission-fusion society with relationships radiating out from the mother-offspring bond through families, bond groups, clans, independent males and beyond to strangers. In a change of attitude, young male elephants are Tue, 16 Jul 2019 06:18:55 +0530 India's quest for uranium is posing threat to big cats https://www.oneindia.com/feature/india-s-quest-for-uranium-is-posing-threat-to-big-cats-2917580.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= https://www.oneindia.com/feature/india-s-quest-for-uranium-is-posing-threat-to-big-cats-2917580.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= Hyderabad, July 12: India's quest for uranium has now reached Nallamala forest in Telangana home to one of India's oldest tiger reserves. The area proposed for mining falls under the Amrabad and Nudigal Reserved Forests of the ‘core area' of the Fri, 12 Jul 2019 06:07:00 +0530 Plan Bee: How the Indian Railways is preventing elephant deaths on tracks https://www.oneindia.com/feature/plan-bee-how-the-indian-railways-is-preventing-elephant-deaths-on-tracks-2917045.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= https://www.oneindia.com/feature/plan-bee-how-the-indian-railways-is-preventing-elephant-deaths-on-tracks-2917045.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= New Delhi, July 11: The Indian Railways' novel initiative 'Plan Bee' to prevent trains from hitting elephants crossing tracks has been a great success as the number of casualties has gone down drastically. A number of cases have been reported from Thu, 11 Jul 2019 05:59:21 +0530 How deforestation and climate change is pushing wildlife towards extinction https://www.oneindia.com/feature/how-deforestation-and-climate-change-is-pushing-wildlife-towards-extinction-2916465.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= https://www.oneindia.com/feature/how-deforestation-and-climate-change-is-pushing-wildlife-towards-extinction-2916465.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= New Delhi, July 10: India has seen rapid deforestation in recent years, primarily due to its focus on economic development. This affects not only a billion forest dwellers but also half the world's land-based species of plants and animals that are Wed, 10 Jul 2019 06:00:37 +0530 Human animal conflict, a real threat India cannot ignore https://www.oneindia.com/feature/human-animal-conflict-a-real-threat-india-cannot-ignore-2915495.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= https://www.oneindia.com/feature/human-animal-conflict-a-real-threat-india-cannot-ignore-2915495.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= Bengaluru, July 08: As human populations expand and natural habitats shrink, people and animals are increasingly coming into conflict over living space and food. Over 2,000 people in India were killed by elephants while tigers claimed over 200 lives in the Mon, 08 Jul 2019 13:56:33 +0530 Fact check: Are dogs friends or foes for wildlife? https://www.oneindia.com/feature/fact-check-are-dogs-friends-or-foes-for-wildlife-2913627.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= https://www.oneindia.com/feature/fact-check-are-dogs-friends-or-foes-for-wildlife-2913627.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= New Delhi, July 04: Dogs may be our "best friends" but they have emerged as big menace preying on exotic wildlife species, hurting their growth. A pan-India survey by the Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and the Environment has sniffed Thu, 04 Jul 2019 07:43:48 +0530 Total Solar Eclipse 2019 will be Amber in colour: Here's why https://www.oneindia.com/feature/total-solar-eclipse-2019-will-be-amber-in-colour-heres-why-2911939.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= https://www.oneindia.com/feature/total-solar-eclipse-2019-will-be-amber-in-colour-heres-why-2911939.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= Two years after the Great American Solar Eclipse of 2017, a new total Solar Eclipse will be visible on July 2, 2019. Tuesday's eclipse is likely to last for 4 minutes 33 seconds, will be the first and only total solar Mon, 01 Jul 2019 09:27:44 +0530 How an expedition to Arunachal Pradesh led to the discovery of a new tortoise species https://www.oneindia.com/feature/how-an-expedition-to-arunachal-pradesh-led-to-the-discovery-of-a-new-tortoise-species-2910255.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= https://www.oneindia.com/feature/how-an-expedition-to-arunachal-pradesh-led-to-the-discovery-of-a-new-tortoise-species-2910255.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= If it were easy it wouldn't be an expedition. A team of Bengaluru-based wildlife researchers embarked on a mission to distant forest in Arunachal Pradesh, confronted hardship and turned lucky when they chanced upon two individuals (a male and a female) Thu, 27 Jun 2019 05:44:59 +0530 Viral video of street dog showing his injured paw to a pharmacist is melting hearts https://www.oneindia.com/feature/viral-video-of-street-dog-showing-his-injured-paw-to-a-pharmacist-is-melting-hearts-2909339.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= https://www.oneindia.com/feature/viral-video-of-street-dog-showing-his-injured-paw-to-a-pharmacist-is-melting-hearts-2909339.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= Have you ever heard of Hachiko the dog? No? Hahiko was a Japanese dog remembered for his remarkable loyalty to his owner, Ueno HidesaburĊ, for whom he continued to wait for over nine years following Ueno's death. Decades have passed since Tue, 25 Jun 2019 12:57:53 +0530 Happy Birthday Amrish Puri: Google honors India's most loved villain https://www.oneindia.com/feature/happy-birthday-amrish-puri-google-honors-india-s-most-loved-villain-2908185.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= https://www.oneindia.com/feature/happy-birthday-amrish-puri-google-honors-india-s-most-loved-villain-2908185.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= Bollywood's most popular villains, late actor Amrish Puri, would have turned 87 today. The actor's powerful voice, deadly, scary looks and often demonic body language made him the ultimate villain. Today's Doodle by Pune-based guest artist Debangshu Moulik celebrates the life Sat, 22 Jun 2019 00:27:59 +0530 Google Doodle celebrates first day of Summer 2019 https://www.oneindia.com/feature/google-doodle-celebrates-first-day-of-summer-2019-2907695.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= https://www.oneindia.com/feature/google-doodle-celebrates-first-day-of-summer-2019-2907695.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= Google is marking the start of summer with a new Doodle dedicated to the 2019 summer solstice. At the summer solstice, the days are longest and the nights are shortest, with day length decreasing as the season progresses after the solstice. The date Fri, 21 Jun 2019 00:54:11 +0530 Climate change may kill 17% of all sea life by end of century https://www.oneindia.com/feature/climate-change-may-kill-17-of-all-sea-life-by-end-of-century-2904045.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= https://www.oneindia.com/feature/climate-change-may-kill-17-of-all-sea-life-by-end-of-century-2904045.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= Ocean-dwelling species are two times more likely to be wiped out due to climate change than life on land, a study has found. If the world's greenhouse gas emissions stay at the present rate, that means a 17 per cent loss Thu, 13 Jun 2019 09:26:25 +0530 Why protected areas failing to safeguard wildlife https://www.oneindia.com/feature/why-protected-areas-failing-to-safeguard-wildlife-2902442.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= https://www.oneindia.com/feature/why-protected-areas-failing-to-safeguard-wildlife-2902442.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= Protected areas, like national parks and wildlife refuges, are the cornerstones of global conservation efforts. However, a recent study has found that protected areas are experiencing major shortfalls in staffing and resources and are therefore failing on a massive scale to Mon, 10 Jun 2019 00:14:45 +0530 Donald Duck's 85th birthday today! Some facts about this amazing cartoon character https://www.oneindia.com/feature/donald-ducks-birthday-today-we-love-this-amazing-cartoon-character-but-did-you-know-these-facts-2902183.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= https://www.oneindia.com/feature/donald-ducks-birthday-today-we-love-this-amazing-cartoon-character-but-did-you-know-these-facts-2902183.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= New Delhi, June 09: Its Donald Duck's birthday today. It was on this day (June 9) in 1934 that one of most famous cartoon characters, Donald Duck, first appeared in the Walt Disney cartoon 'The Wise Little Hen'. Today, on the Sun, 09 Jun 2019 16:12:23 +0530 India loses 51 tigers in five months, Madhya Pradesh tops the list https://www.oneindia.com/feature/india-loses-51-tigers-in-five-months-madhya-pradesh-tops-the-list-2901320.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= https://www.oneindia.com/feature/india-loses-51-tigers-in-five-months-madhya-pradesh-tops-the-list-2901320.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= New Delhi, June 07: India has lost 51 tigers within eight months, due to territorial fight, poaching or electrocution in the first five months, till May 29, 2019. That means on an average, the country has lost 10 tigers a month. Fri, 07 Jun 2019 14:35:16 +0530 The first Total Solar Eclipse in two years is coming in July: Will we see it in India https://www.oneindia.com/feature/the-first-total-solar-eclipse-in-two-years-is-coming-in-july-how-to-watch-in-india-2900814.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= https://www.oneindia.com/feature/the-first-total-solar-eclipse-in-two-years-is-coming-in-july-how-to-watch-in-india-2900814.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= If you were missing out on the spectacle of totality during the last total solar eclipse, which took place in the summer of 2017, the good news is another one is coming within weeks. A new total Solar Eclipse is once again going Thu, 06 Jun 2019 01:50:19 +0530 Elephants' have impressive ability to sniff out quantities with their noses, reveals study https://www.oneindia.com/feature/elephants-have-impressive-ability-to-sniff-out-quantities-with-their-noses-reveals-study-2900813.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= https://www.oneindia.com/feature/elephants-have-impressive-ability-to-sniff-out-quantities-with-their-noses-reveals-study-2900813.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= Elephants are among the smarter animals, and they have a really good sense of smell-far better than dogs. A new study has revealed that the pachyderms can also judge food quantity merely by using their sense of smell, the first time Thu, 06 Jun 2019 01:21:50 +0530 How poachers' snares have become death traps for big cats in India https://www.oneindia.com/feature/how-poachers-snares-have-become-death-traps-for-big-cats-in-india-2900496.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= https://www.oneindia.com/feature/how-poachers-snares-have-become-death-traps-for-big-cats-in-india-2900496.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= India is home to three of the most charismatic big cats - the Bengal Tiger, the Asiatic Lion and the Indian Leopard. Ironically the big cats, predators by nature, are under threat today. They face innumerable threats in the wild. From poaching, Wed, 05 Jun 2019 13:41:25 +0530 Google Doodle celebrates Elena Cornaro Piscopia, the first woman to receive a PhD https://www.oneindia.com/feature/who-is-elena-cornaro-piscopia-todays-google-doodle-2900436.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= https://www.oneindia.com/feature/who-is-elena-cornaro-piscopia-todays-google-doodle-2900436.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= Google is celebrating Elena Cornaro Piscopia's 373rd Birthday. Elena Cornaro Piscopia was a Venetian philosopher of noble descent, who was one of the first women to receive an academic degree from a university and in 1678 she became the first woman in Wed, 05 Jun 2019 01:24:51 +0530