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Bird observations from Valmiki Tiger Reserve, Bihar
Anwaruddin Choudhury

Habitat preference by drongos (Dicruridae): a study conducted during non-breeding season in Kakoijana (Proposed) Wildlife Sanctuary, Assam, India
Naba K. Nath, Jyoti P. Das, Hilloljyoti Singha & Hemanta K. Sahu

Do Cattle Egrets Bubulcus ibis in Sri Lanka migrate to breed?
R. L. Jayaratne, I. C.Perera, D. K.Weerakoon, &S. W.Kotagama

Status of Greater Spotted Eagle Clanga clanga in Tamil Nadu, and Puducherry, India
B. Santhakumar, A. Mohamed Samsoor Ali & P.R. Arun

Eastern Marsh Harrier Circus spilonotus photographed in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, southern India
Gnanaskandan Kesavabharathi & Chandrashekar Sundaram

Status of Kessler’s Thrush Turdus kessleri in western Arunachal Pradesh, India
Pritam Baruah, Shashank Dalvi, & Praveen J.

A report of the Hooded Pitta Pitta sordida from southern West Bengal, India
Moumita Chakraborty, Shiladitya Mukhopadhyay & Sourav Mondal

White-browed Crake Amaurornis cinerea in Maguri-Motapung Beel, Assam, India: A new species for South Asia
Deborshee Gogoi & Porag Jyoti Phukan

Ultramarine Flycatcher Ficedula superciliaris at Santhigiri, near Kumily, Idukki District, Kerala, India
P. J. George

Letters to the Editor

Snapshot sightings