Vol. 2 No. 6

Vol. 2 No. 6
Date of publication: 30 January 2007

Potential geographic distribution of the Bugun Liocichla Liocichla bugunorum, a poorly-known species from north-eastern India
A. Townsend Peterson & Monica Pape

Breeding of the Oriental White Ibis Threskiornis melanocephalus at Kumarakom heronry (Kerala, India)
S. Prasanth Narayanan, B. Sreekumar & Lalitha Vijayan

New site record of the Yellow-throated Bulbul Pycnonotus xantholaemus from the Western Ghats of Tamil Nadu (India)
S. Prasanth Narayanan, Anbarasi Boopal, Sheeba Nanjan, Jisha Kurian, R. Dhanya, N. Gomahty, Daliya Ghosh Dastidar, M. A. Rajamamannan, R. Venkitachalam, Debanik Mukherjee & R. Eswaran

Notes on the breeding of Striolated Bunting Emberiza striolata near Pune, Maharashtra (India)
Satish Pande, Amit Pawashe & Vishwas Joshi

Of birds and places
Suchitra Ghosh & N. N. Chatterjea

Sri Lanka: 6—14 August 2005
Govind Kumar

Sewree birds
Badruddin Ali

The Sarus Crane Grus antigone is on its way out
Lavkumar Khacher

First sighting of Black Stork Ciconia nigra and Ashy Minivet Pericrocotus divaricatus from Meghalaya, north-east India
Bibhuti Prasad Lahkar, M. Firoz Ahmed, Praveen J. & Hillol Jyoti Singha

Sightings of Ferruginous Duck Aythya nyroca from Vadakara, north Kerala
Praveen J., Sathyan Meppayur & Job K. Joseph

White-bellied Sea-Eagle Haliaeetus leucogaster preying on salt-water crocodile Crocodylus porosus hatchling
Gopi G. V. & Bivash Pandav

Himalayan Griffon Gyps himalayensis feeding on chir pine Pinus roxburghii needles
Vidyadhar M. Atkore & Sabyasachi Dasgupta

Grey-headed Lapwings Vanellus cinereus extend range into coastal Tamil Nadu, India
V. Santharam, Rauf Ali & Paco Prieto

An instance of the Asian Koel Eudynamys scolopacea destroying the nest of a Black-headed Oriole
Oriolus xanthornus Vinaya Kumar Sethi, Vivek Saxena & Dinesh Bhatt

New records on the wintering range of Variable Wheatear Oenanthe picata opistholeuca from northern India
Arun P. Singh

Addition of Grey-headed Starling Sturnus malabaricus to the avifauna of Keoladeo National Park, India
Taej Mundkur, Laxmikant Mudgal & Alan Martin

Recoveries from the Newsletter for Birdwatchers (1968)
Zafar Futehally

A flight down memory lane–1: Half a century of birds!
Lavkumar Khacher

Redeeming indigenous nomenclature of birds
S. Theodore Baskaran

Sirkeer Malkoha Taccocua leschenaultii: its habitat and origin of name
Lt. General (Retd) Baljit Singh

Book reviews

Correspondence

Editorial

Vol. 2 No. 5

Vol. 2 No. 5
Date of publication: 8 December 2006

Preferential routes of bird dispersal to the Western Ghats in India: An explanation for the avifaunal peculiarities of the Biligirirangan Hills
Umesh Srinivasan & Prashanth N. S.

Arunachal Pradesh, India: an ornithological diary from December 2005
Rishad Naoroji & Harkirat Singh Sangha

The dates of six taxa described by A.O. Hume (Puffinus persicus, Ephialtes brucei and Ninox obscurus) and W.E. Brooks (Cyornis poliogenys, Phylloscopus sindianus and Calandrella tibetana)
Aasheesh Pittie

Eggs
Michael Walters

Do Great Cormorants Phalacrocorax carbo displace other colonial nesting waterbirds at Kumarakom heronry (Kerala)?
S. Prasanth Narayanan, David V. Raju, N. Unnikrishnan, Saju Vasan & B. Sreekumar

Food-sharing among passerines at Lava, eastern Himalaya
Ranajit Mitra, Dulal Chandra Pal & Arjan Basuroy

Sighting of Green-billed Malkoha Phaenicophaeus tristis along Alaknanda River, Uttaranchal, India
Vidyadhar Atkore & Tamo Dadda

The fate of a small population of Indian White-backed Vultures Gyps bengalensis in Vadodara (Gujarat, India)
Raju Vyas

A visit to Nandi Hills, Karnataka, India
Nick Lethaby

Recoveries from the Newsletter for Birdwatchers (1967)-14
Zafar Futehally

Correspondence

Vol. 2 No. 4

Vol. 2 No. 4
Date of publication: 8 September 2006

A new species of Liocichla (Aves: Timaliidae) from Eaglenest Wildlife Sanctuary, Arunachal Pradesh, India
Ramana Athreya

Birds of Dibru-Saikhowa National Park and Biosphere Reserve, Assam, India
Anwaruddin Choudhury

Records of some rare birds from Farakka Barrage (West Bengal, India)
Samiran Jha

Eurasian Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus in Kachchh, Gujarat, India
J. K. Tiwari, S. N. Varu & A. O. Langa

Prolonged breeding period of Greater Painted-Snipe Rostratula benghalensis
Arun M. K. Bharos

Unusual nests of Red-rumped Swallow Hirundo daurica in Ratnagiri district (Maharashtra, India)
Sachin Balkrishna Palkar

White-backed Vultures Gyps bengalensis in Gujarat
Amit B. Jethva

Prevalence of HPAI H5N1 virus in wild birds
Taej Mundkur

Recoveries from the Newsletter for Birdwatchers (1966)–13
Zafar Futehally

Correspondence

Editorial

Vol. 2 No. 2

Vol. 2 No. 2
Date of publication: 5 May 2006

Birds of Mount Abu Wildlife Sanctuary, Rajasthan, India
Harkirat Singh Sangha & Dhirendra Devarshi

Breeding of Long-billed Vulture Gyps indicus at Ramanagaram hills, Karnataka, India
S. Subramanya & O. C. Naveein

Sun-bathing by Yellow-legged Green-Pigeon Treron phoenicoptera at Vadodara, Gujarat, India
Anika Tere

Black-necked Stork Ephippiorhynchus asiaticus nest with four chicks in Marine National Park, Gujarat, India
Kamal Bhatt

Indian White-backed Vultures Gyps bengalensis nesting in Mahuva, Bhavnagar district, Gujarat, India
I. R. Gadhvi & P. P. Dodia

A vulture congregation in Pokhara, Nepal
Hashim Tyabji

A record of the Rufous-necked Hornbill Aceros nipalensis from West Bengal, India
Dipankar Ghose, Peter Lobo & Nabanita Ghose

Birds walk the ramp at Subathu, Himachal Pradesh, India
Lt. General Baljit Singh

Recent ornithological literature from South Asia and Tibet
Aasheesh Pittie

Recoveries from the Newsletter for Birdwatchers (1965) – 10
Zafar Futehally

Correspondence

Vol. 2 No. 1

Vol. 2 No. 1
Date of publication: 17 March 2006

Notes on the breeding of the Indian Spotted Eagle Aquila hastata
A.Shivprakash, K.R. Kishen Das, Thejaswi Shivanand, T. Girija & A. Sharath

Birding in the Saryu-Ramganga river valleys (1,500-4,133 m), Kumaon Himalayas
Arun P. Singh

Changing nest site preference for holes in earth cuttings in Spotted Owlet Athene brama
Satish Pande, Amit Pawashe, M.N. Mahajan & Anil Mahabal

Some interesting bird records from Manali, Himachal Pradesh
Anand Prasad

Sighting of a Cinereous Vulture Aegypius monachus in Rangareddi district, Andhra Pradesh, India
J. Pranay Rao

The Lesser Florican Sypheotides indica in Mainpuri, Uttar Pradesh, India
K.S. Gopi Sundar

Grey-crowned Prinia Prinia cinereocapilla in Sukhna Wildlife Sanctuary, Chandigarh, northern India
Arun P. Singh

Interaction of Indian White-backed Vulture Gyps bengalensis with wild dog Cuon alpinus in Kanha National Park
Ravi Shanker Kanoje

Himalayan (White-tailed) Rubythroat Luscinia pectoralis at Londa, Karnataka, a deletion
Anand Prasad

Sighting of Crested Tree-Swift Hemiprocne coronata in north Gujarat
Himani K. P. Kala, Justus Joshua & S. F. Wesley Sunderraj

Bar-headed Geese Anser indicus at Walayar dam, Kerala, India
Praveen J. & R. J. George

Sighting of Indian Pitta Pitta brachyura in north Gujarat
Himani, K.P. Kala, Justus Joshua, Jagadeesh, M. Menon & S.F. Wesley Sunderraj

Nest structure variation in Common Tailorbird Orthotomus sutorius in Kutch, Gujarat
J. K. Tiwari & Anupama

Nesting of Plum-headed Parakeet Psittacula cyanocephala in a building
Taej Mundkur

Birds of Sirumalai, Tamil Nadu
V. Narayana Swami

The birds at home
Pragati Nayak

Can we augment the Important Bird Area concept in India? The role of large landholdings outside Protected Areas
Lt. General Baljit Singh

Recoveries from the Newsletter for Birdwatchers (1964) — 9
Zafar Futehally

First South Indian Bird Watcher’s Fair
Aasheesh Pittie