Feature News, Latest Feature News, Feature caricatures - Oneindia Feature News https://www.oneindia.com/ Get the latest feature news at Oneindia Feature News. Mon, 29 Oct 2018 23:00:02 +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. Tiger deaths due to poaching raises alarm in Rajasthan https://www.oneindia.com/feature/tiger-deaths-due-to-poaching-raises-alarm-in-rajasthan-2800652.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= https://www.oneindia.com/feature/tiger-deaths-due-to-poaching-raises-alarm-in-rajasthan-2800652.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= Recurring incidents of poachers infiltrating into Sariska (STR) have set alarm bells ringing for the Tiger Reserve forest department. Sariska, where poaching had wiped out entire tiger population a decade ago, seems to have been inviting trouble again. While a tiger Mon, 29 Oct 2018 22:55:55 +0530 Turtle sanctuary a hurdle to Ganga project, set to be removed https://www.oneindia.com/feature/turtle-sanctuary-a-hurdle-ganga-project-set-to-be-removed-2800113.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= https://www.oneindia.com/feature/turtle-sanctuary-a-hurdle-ganga-project-set-to-be-removed-2800113.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= The ‘Kachhua' or Turtle Wildlife Sanctuary (TWS), the world's only protected area dedicated to freshwater turtles, situated in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's constituency Varanasi, is set to be wiped off the conservation map of India. Authorities have cited the Mon, 29 Oct 2018 02:20:43 +0530 There are only 6 tiger subspecies left in the world: Here's why they are going extinct https://www.oneindia.com/feature/worrying-trend-number-of-tigers-dwindling-only-6-sub-species-left-2799768.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= https://www.oneindia.com/feature/worrying-trend-number-of-tigers-dwindling-only-6-sub-species-left-2799768.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= Six different sub-species of tigers exist today, scientists confirmed amid hopes the findings will boost efforts to save the fewer than 4,000 free-range big cats that remain in the world. The six include the Bengal tiger, Amur tiger, South China Sun, 28 Oct 2018 06:00:00 +0530 Tableaux procession adds sparkle to Dasara https://www.oneindia.com/feature/tableaux-procession-adds-sparkle-to-dasara-2795486.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= https://www.oneindia.com/feature/tableaux-procession-adds-sparkle-to-dasara-2795486.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= Mysore Dussehra celebrations are a completely different sight. While Jumboo Savari is a treat to watch with Majestic Arjuna, carrying the 750-Kg Golden Howdah with the idol of Goddess Chamundeshwari, folk dances and tableaux is complete eye-grabbing. Numerous folk Fri, 19 Oct 2018 22:54:36 +0530 How majestic jumbos are groomed for Jamboo Savari https://www.oneindia.com/feature/how-majestic-jumbos-are-groomed-for-jamboo-savari-2795333.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= https://www.oneindia.com/feature/how-majestic-jumbos-are-groomed-for-jamboo-savari-2795333.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= Dasara elephants, which have been synonymous with the popular jamboo savari have the time of their lives during their sojourn here in the run-up to the 10-day festivities. The elephants are extended warm hospitality and, in turn, the massive animals take Fri, 19 Oct 2018 13:12:05 +0530 The Elephants of Dasara, a sight to behold! https://www.oneindia.com/feature/the-elephants-of-dasara-a-sight-to-behold-2795321.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= https://www.oneindia.com/feature/the-elephants-of-dasara-a-sight-to-behold-2795321.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= Arjuna, the 56 years old incredibly eye-catching elephant, who lives much of the year in a forest camp is all set to carry the golden-howdah during the Jamboo Savari, the grand Dasara finale in Mysuru. Female elephants 39-year-old Kaveri and 60-year-old Fri, 19 Oct 2018 12:10:22 +0530 KRS dam in Mysuru enthrals everyone with 3D lighting https://www.oneindia.com/feature/krs-dam-in-mysuru-enthrals-everyone-with-3d-lighting-2795233.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= https://www.oneindia.com/feature/krs-dam-in-mysuru-enthrals-everyone-with-3d-lighting-2795233.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= Apart from the traditional pomp and gaiety associated with Dasara, the grand illumination of roads, heritage buildings, circles and dams has become synonymous with the festive celebration for years. Sight-seeing during night at the illuminated KRS Dam and Brindavan Thu, 18 Oct 2018 23:18:50 +0530 Colours riot on Dasara elephants https://www.oneindia.com/feature/colours-riot-on-dasara-elephants-2794858.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= https://www.oneindia.com/feature/colours-riot-on-dasara-elephants-2794858.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= The cynosure of all eyes, the 'Naada Habba' (Dasara Festival) in Mysuru is incomplete without the presence of 12 caparisoned elephants drawn from different elephant camps in Karnataka. Watching the jumbos cover the 4.8 km procession route from Mysuru Palace to Thu, 18 Oct 2018 10:32:00 +0530 567 barriers in 30 tiger corridors in Central India, finds study https://www.oneindia.com/feature/567-barriers-in-30-tiger-corridors-in-central-india-finds-study-2794512.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= https://www.oneindia.com/feature/567-barriers-in-30-tiger-corridors-in-central-india-finds-study-2794512.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= New Delhi, Oct 17: In an effort towards landscape-level wildlife conservation, a recent study  identified 567 types of barriers in 30 corridors in Central India landscape consisting of 3,84,508 sqkm spread across 16 protected areas (PAs) in Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra and Chhattisgarh. Thu, 18 Oct 2018 06:38:47 +0530 Bees take a break during a total solar eclipse: Here’s why https://www.oneindia.com/feature/bees-take-a-break-during-total-solar-eclipse-here-s-why-2791840.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= https://www.oneindia.com/feature/bees-take-a-break-during-total-solar-eclipse-here-s-why-2791840.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= If you're planning on gazing at the sun during a total solar eclipse, you've hopefully prepared by gearing up with filtered telescopes, binoculars and start looking. But how do bees respond during a rare occurrence? A new study has found the Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:47:00 +0530 How superstitions surrounding Dasara is killing this beautiful bird https://www.oneindia.com/feature/how-superstitions-surrounding-dasara-is-killing-this-beautiful-bird-2790418.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= https://www.oneindia.com/feature/how-superstitions-surrounding-dasara-is-killing-this-beautiful-bird-2790418.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= How many bird myths and superstitions do you know? We tend to take the presence of our feathered friends very much for granted, some age old traditions of Dussehra are a disquieting example. In many parts of Telangana and some parts Wed, 10 Oct 2018 05:00:00 +0530 Centre moots elevated road through Bandipur, activists threaten to protest https://www.oneindia.com/feature/centre-moots-elevated-road-through-bandipur-activists-threaten-to-protest-2789887.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= https://www.oneindia.com/feature/centre-moots-elevated-road-through-bandipur-activists-threaten-to-protest-2789887.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= Bengaluru, Oct 8: Even as the central government is making desperate attempts to see that the ban on night traffic through the Bandipur forests is lifted, nothing much has come of it. On Saturday, the Union government has suggested Mon, 08 Oct 2018 21:11:50 +0530 Cow-dung, changing rural economy fuelling man-carnivore conflict in Bandipur forest https://www.oneindia.com/feature/cow-dung-changing-rural-economy-fuelling-man-carnivore-conflict-in-bandipur-2789106.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= https://www.oneindia.com/feature/cow-dung-changing-rural-economy-fuelling-man-carnivore-conflict-in-bandipur-2789106.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= Bengaluru, Oct 7: People living near Bandipur National Park, one of the last great redoubts of tigers, leopards, and elephants have a long history of peaceful coexistence with animals. However, a recent research has shown declining levels of tolerance towards tigers Sun, 07 Oct 2018 02:54:33 +0530 How bird watching is helping conserve small species in Karnataka https://www.oneindia.com/feature/how-bird-watching-is-helping-conserve-small-species-in-karnataka-2786415.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= https://www.oneindia.com/feature/how-bird-watching-is-helping-conserve-small-species-in-karnataka-2786415.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= In the face of rapid urbanisation, wildlife is losing its place in the race of survival. Birds, who depend mainly on trees and water bodies, can be part of responsible environmental stewardship and it is necessary to take steps to minimize Tue, 02 Oct 2018 13:39:29 +0530 We have heard about the elephant in the room; here is a horse in the room! https://www.oneindia.com/feature/video-horse-enters-house-casually-walks-around-2778914.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= https://www.oneindia.com/feature/video-horse-enters-house-casually-walks-around-2778914.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= Some animals are meant to stay in the open, even if they are domesticated. They are too big to fit themselves inside the four corners of the room. The horse is one of them. But the animal in this vide, Wed, 19 Sep 2018 17:12:26 +0530 Woman comes back from death bed to do what she loved! https://www.oneindia.com/feature/video-woman-paralysed-in-car-accident-overcomes-odds-to-ride-horses-again-2776688.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= https://www.oneindia.com/feature/video-woman-paralysed-in-car-accident-overcomes-odds-to-ride-horses-again-2776688.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= When there is a will, there is always a way. Twenty-seven-year-old Jemima Green was left paralysed in a horrible car accident three years ago but she did not give up the fight. The video here is a proof. Also Read Sun, 16 Sep 2018 10:20:03 +0530 Two cute little car racers take on each other in a close competition on road pavement https://www.oneindia.com/feature/video-competitive-guinea-pigs-race-mini-car-adorable-2776234.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= https://www.oneindia.com/feature/video-competitive-guinea-pigs-race-mini-car-adorable-2776234.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= Two cute guinea pigs take part in a mini car race to outdo each other and the competition taking place on the pavements in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, is just too adorable to miss. Also Read | This cow runs like a Sat, 15 Sep 2018 09:12:28 +0530 This cow runs like a dog when called, adorable! https://www.oneindia.com/feature/video-cow-comes-running-to-play-when-called-2776232.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= https://www.oneindia.com/feature/video-cow-comes-running-to-play-when-called-2776232.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= By saying that we love to play with our pets, we generally mean cats and dogs. Sometimes, that list also extends to include birds and even reptiles like snakes, but what if we add cow to that list? Well, the Sat, 15 Sep 2018 09:05:08 +0530 Huge dog finds his bed ‘illegally’ occupied! Watch his reaction https://www.oneindia.com/feature/video-dog-asks-owner-to-leave-bed-2775743.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= https://www.oneindia.com/feature/video-dog-asks-owner-to-leave-bed-2775743.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= We all treasure our nook in the house - the place where we relax and lay lazy till eternity. It is our bed and we are left livid if somebody takes occupation of it. Also Read | This parrot has a Fri, 14 Sep 2018 13:11:30 +0530 This parrot has a terrible identity crisis and it is struggling to solve its problem https://www.oneindia.com/feature/video-parrot-has-identity-crisis-thinks-he-is-banana-2775742.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= https://www.oneindia.com/feature/video-parrot-has-identity-crisis-thinks-he-is-banana-2775742.html?utm_source=/rss/feature-fb.xml&utm_medium= His colour indeed matches that of the fruit. And that has perhaps landed him in some sort of identity crisis. Haley, an Indian Ringneck parakeet, has learnt a new phase and has started identifying himself as a banana. Cuteness overloaded! Fri, 14 Sep 2018 13:07:06 +0530