Feature News, Latest Feature News, Feature caricatures - Oneindia Feature News https://www.oneindia.com/ Get the latest feature news at Oneindia Feature News. Tue, 24 Sep 2019 15:06:06 +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. How climate change is accelerating sea level rise https://www.oneindia.com/feature/how-climate-change-is-accelerating-sea-level-rise-2952890.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium=104.71.130.47&utm_campaign=client-rss https://www.oneindia.com/feature/how-climate-change-is-accelerating-sea-level-rise-2952890.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium=104.71.130.47&utm_campaign=client-rss New York, Sep 24: The worst fears about Global climate change have come true. Glaciers have shrunk, ice on rivers and lakes is breaking up earlier, plant and animal ranges have shifted and trees are flowering sooner. Effects that Tue, 24 Sep 2019 15:01:30 +0530 Decoding solutions to curb illegal wildlife trade in cyber space https://www.oneindia.com/feature/decoding-solutions-to-curb-illegal-wildlife-trade-in-cyber-space-2951781.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium=104.71.130.47&utm_campaign=client-rss https://www.oneindia.com/feature/decoding-solutions-to-curb-illegal-wildlife-trade-in-cyber-space-2951781.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium=104.71.130.47&utm_campaign=client-rss New Delhi, Sep 21: With India's internet user population reaching nearly 500 million, illegal online trade has become a significant threat to wildlife conservation today. Large numbers of wildlife species and their parts and derivatives have been found on Sat, 21 Sep 2019 16:59:06 +0530 Thanks to human intervention, Earth has lost wilderness area the size of India since 90s https://www.oneindia.com/feature/thanks-to-human-intervention-earth-has-lost-wilderness-area-the-size-of-india-2950816.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium=104.71.130.47&utm_campaign=client-rss https://www.oneindia.com/feature/thanks-to-human-intervention-earth-has-lost-wilderness-area-the-size-of-india-2950816.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium=104.71.130.47&utm_campaign=client-rss Wilderness areas around the world have experienced catastrophic declines over the years, with three million square kilometres of global wilderness lost since the 1990s, according to a new study. Since the 1990s, our planet has lost nearly three million square kilometres Thu, 19 Sep 2019 18:57:38 +0530 Explained: Imperils of changing climate and impact on forest species https://www.oneindia.com/feature/explained-imperils-of-changing-climate-and-impact-on-forest-species-2936377.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium=104.71.130.47&utm_campaign=client-rss https://www.oneindia.com/feature/explained-imperils-of-changing-climate-and-impact-on-forest-species-2936377.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium=104.71.130.47&utm_campaign=client-rss New Delhi, Aug 20: The number of wild animals on Earth has halved in the last five decades. The impact of this staggering loss goes beyond wildlife. The health of forest species is intrinsically linked to the health of forests overall Tue, 20 Aug 2019 15:51:23 +0530 Explained: How climate change is affecting breeding of birds https://www.oneindia.com/feature/explained-how-climate-change-is-affecting-breeding-of-birds-2923840.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium=104.71.130.47&utm_campaign=client-rss https://www.oneindia.com/feature/explained-how-climate-change-is-affecting-breeding-of-birds-2923840.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium=104.71.130.47&utm_campaign=client-rss New Delhi, July 25: Climate change does a lot more than just heat up our planet. This extreme weather can be trouble for birds, which are very sensitive their environment. Scientists have noticed that when extreme weather happens, fewer birds show Thu, 25 Jul 2019 11:01:24 +0530 Save an elephant, save the Earth https://www.oneindia.com/feature/save-an-elephant-save-the-earth-2921775.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium=104.71.130.47&utm_campaign=client-rss https://www.oneindia.com/feature/save-an-elephant-save-the-earth-2921775.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium=104.71.130.47&utm_campaign=client-rss While many people in India regard elephants with affection, the animals often inspire fear in those who share their land. They frequently raid farm lands and destroy crops in search of food. A single elephant makes light work of a hectare Sun, 21 Jul 2019 08:54:25 +0530 Google Doodle celebrates 50th anniversary of Moon landing https://www.oneindia.com/feature/google-doodle-celebrates-50th-anniversary-of-moon-landing-2920900.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium=104.71.130.47&utm_campaign=client-rss https://www.oneindia.com/feature/google-doodle-celebrates-50th-anniversary-of-moon-landing-2920900.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium=104.71.130.47&utm_campaign=client-rss Fifty years ago, NASA's Apollo 11 mission changed our world and ideas of what is possible by successfully landing humans on the surface of the moon⁠-and bringing them home safely⁠-for the first time in history. To mark the 50th anniversary this Fri, 19 Jul 2019 02:51:13 +0530 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=104.71.130.47&utm_campaign=client-rss 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=104.71.130.47&utm_campaign=client-rss 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=104.71.130.47&utm_campaign=client-rss 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=104.71.130.47&utm_campaign=client-rss 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=104.71.130.47&utm_campaign=client-rss 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=104.71.130.47&utm_campaign=client-rss 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=104.71.130.47&utm_campaign=client-rss 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=104.71.130.47&utm_campaign=client-rss 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=104.71.130.47&utm_campaign=client-rss 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=104.71.130.47&utm_campaign=client-rss 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=104.71.130.47&utm_campaign=client-rss https://www.oneindia.com/feature/human-animal-conflict-a-real-threat-india-cannot-ignore-2915495.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium=104.71.130.47&utm_campaign=client-rss 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=104.71.130.47&utm_campaign=client-rss https://www.oneindia.com/feature/fact-check-are-dogs-friends-or-foes-for-wildlife-2913627.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium=104.71.130.47&utm_campaign=client-rss 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=104.71.130.47&utm_campaign=client-rss 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=104.71.130.47&utm_campaign=client-rss 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=104.71.130.47&utm_campaign=client-rss 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=104.71.130.47&utm_campaign=client-rss 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=104.71.130.47&utm_campaign=client-rss 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=104.71.130.47&utm_campaign=client-rss Have you ever heard of Hachiko the dog? No? Hahiko was a Japanese dog remembered for his remarkable loyalty to his owner, Ueno Hidesaburō, 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=104.71.130.47&utm_campaign=client-rss 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=104.71.130.47&utm_campaign=client-rss 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=104.71.130.47&utm_campaign=client-rss https://www.oneindia.com/feature/google-doodle-celebrates-first-day-of-summer-2019-2907695.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium=104.71.130.47&utm_campaign=client-rss 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=104.71.130.47&utm_campaign=client-rss 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=104.71.130.47&utm_campaign=client-rss 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