Vol. 11 No. 4

Vol. 11 No. 4

Date of publication: 16 May 2016

Breeding biology of Blue-eared Kingfisher Alcedo meninting
Sachin Balkrishna Palkar

On the breeding of Spotted Dove Streptopelia chinensis
S. Rajashekara & M. G. Venkatesha

Sarus spotting through a train window
Lieut General (Retd) Baljit Singh

Long-billed Dowitcher Limnodromus scolopaceus: An addition to the avifauna of peninsular India
P. P. Sreenivasan

Sighting of Purple-backed Starling Agropsar sturninus in Vellayani, Kerala
Dilip K. G. & Arun C. G.

Sighting of Spot-billed Pelican Pelecanus philippensis in Bastar Plateau, Chhattisgarh, India
Sushil Kumar Dutta

Eyebrowed Thrush Turdus obscurus in Bengaluru, India
Aditi Sridhar & Shubha Bhat

First photographic record of the Red-throated Diver Gavia stellata from India
Abhijit Avalaskar

Sighting of Swinhoe’s Minivet Pericrocotus cantonensis at Berbera, Odisha
Sumant Rajguru & Panchami Manoo Ukil

The occurrence of the White-cheeked Barbet Psilopogon viridis in Toranmal Reserve Forest, Satpura Mountains, Maharashtra
Girish Jathar & Vinod Bhagwat

Occurrence of the Broad-tailed Grassbird Schoenicola platyurus in Pune District, India
Chinmay Rahane, Siddhesh Brahmankar & Mahesh Ghanekar

Letters to the Editor

Snapshot sightings

Vol. 11 No. 3

Vol. 11 No. 3

Date of publication: 11 April 2016

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

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Vol. 11 No. 2

Vol. 11 No. 2

Date of publication: 10 February 2016

Decadal changes and additions to birds of Pondicherry University, Puducherry, India
Pronoy Baidya, Hanuman Gawas, Shubhadeep Mukherjee & Sandesh Gawas

A new breeding location of Indian Skimmer Rynchops albicollis, and notes on other birds in Son Gharial Wildlife Sanctuary, Madhya Pradesh, India
Mohammed Dilawar & Varun Sharma

Nocturnal birds in the Eastern Ghats of Tamil Nadu
J. Patrick David & B. Vinoth

Some interesting sightings from the 2014 Asian Waterbird Census in Andhra Pradesh, and Telangana, India
Humayun Taher

Records of Blue Pitta Pitta cyanea in Dampa Tiger Reserve, Mizoram, and a review of its status in north-eastern India
Priya Singh & David W. Macdonald

White-browed Scimitar Babbler Pomatorhinus schisticeps in the Indian Sundarbans
Dibyendu Ash, Soumyajit Nandy, Tamanud Mitra & Nityananda Chowkidar

First record of Spotted Crake Porzana porzana from Kerala, India
S. Prasanth Narayanan, V. Prashobh Kumar, A. Al Badush, Saji Jayamohan, P.S. Jinesh, B. Sreekumar, & A. P. Thomas

Sighting of a Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striata in Pune
Raghunath Iyer

Chestnut-tailed Minla Chrysominla strigula, an addition to the avifauna of Jammu & Kashmir, India
Neeraj Sharma & Muzaffar A. Kichloo

Highlights from the Uttar Pradesh Bird Festival 2015
Puja Sharma

Review

Letter to the Editor

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Vol. 11 No. 1

Vol. 11 No. 1

Date of publication: 12 January 2016

Notes on the Great Grey Shrike (Laniidae: Lanius excubitor) complex in north-western India: Variation, identification, and status
Prasad Ganpule

Early Indian bird collectors: Jean Macé, collector during 1798–1803
Justin J. F. J. Jansen

Notes on fledglings of Spectacled Finch Callacanthis burtoni
Puja Sharma & Somendra Singh

Recovery of a ringed juvenile Eastern Imperial Eagle Aquila heliaca at Sardarshahr, Thar Desert, India
Harkirat Singh Sangha & Surat Singh Poonia

Saker Falcon Falco cherrug in northern Sikkim, India
Anwaruddin Choudhury

A report of Black-necked Stork Ephippiorhynchus asiaticus from Amravati District, Maharashtra
Ashish Choudhari, Manohar Khode, G. A. Wagh & J. S. Wadatkar

First record of the Pompadour (‘Ashy-headed’) Green Pigeon Treron pompadora conoveri/phayrei from Uttarakhand, India
Sanjay Sondhi, Ashish Kothari, Balwant Singh Negi, Bhupinder Singh, Deep Chandra Joshi, Naveen Upadhyay, Puran Singh Pilkhwal & Virender Singh

Interaction between a Jungle Crow Corvus culminatus and a Malabar Pied Hornbill Anthracoceros coronatus
Sugandhi Gadadhar & Raghunath R. Belur

More records of Blue-and-white Flycatcher Cyanoptila cyanomelana from the Western Ghats, India
Mihir Barve & Rohan Kamath

Blue-and-white Flycatcher Cyanoptila cyanomelana from Kotagiri, an addition to Tamil Nadu avifauna
A. Bhoopathy & A. Indrajit

Chestnut-eared Bunting Emberiza fucata wintering in Jaipur, Rajasthan
Harkirat Singh Sangha, Sahdev Singh & Sudhir Garg

Editorial

Letter to the Editor

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