Vol. 4 No. 5

Vol. 4 No. 5
Date of publication: 25th April 2009

Occurrence and abundance of waterbirds at Bundh Baretha reservoir, Bharatpur, north-western India
Ashok Verma

Photo essay: A brief glimpse into the private world of the Oriental Honey-Buzzard Pernis ptilorhynchus
Gobind Sagar Bhardwaj

Avifauna of Kambalakonda Wildlife Sanctuary, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India

P. S. Raja Sekhar, Rahul Pandey & K. L. N. Murthy

Additions to the bird list of Kanha Tiger Reserve, Madhya Pradesh

Sanjay Thakur

Potential breeding records of the Black-necked Stork Ephippiorhynchus asiaticus in Corbett Tiger Reserve, Uttarakhand, India

Asghar Nawab & Amit Kumar Srivastava

Interspecific feeding of Asian Paradise-Flycatcher Terpsiphone paradisi nestlings by Oriental White-eye Zosterops palpebrosus

Raghavji Balar

Unusual nest of Crested Bunting Melophus lathami at Suhagpura,Pratapgarh district, Rajasthan, India

Gobind Sagar Bhardwaj, Harkirat Singh Sangha & Devender Mistry

Hodgson’s ornithological articles published in the India Review (1836—1837)

Edward C. Dickinson

A race against time and feathers

James J. Williams

A flight down memory lane: Procrastination!

Lavkumar Khachar

Reviews

In the news

Obituary

Correspondence

Vol. 4 No. 4

Vol. 4 No. 4
Date of publication: 10th March 2009

MigrantWatch: changes and results from the second year
Uttara Mendiratta & Suhel Quader

Some aspects of the nesting biology of Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis at Wular Lake, Kashmir
Mustahson F. Fazili, G. Mustafa Shah, Ulfat Jan & Bilal A. Bhat

A possible record of Large-billed Reed-Warbler Acrocephalus orinus from Kanha Tiger Reserve, central India
David Raju, Praveen J. & Mike Prince

Counting large gatherings of globally threatened Greater Adjutant Leptoptilos dubius
Anwaruddin Choudhury

Sriharikota Island–new refuge for colonial nesting waterbirds
S. Sivakumar, Ranjit Manakadan & Patrick David

Avifauna of Hosur forest division, Eastern Ghats, southern India
Kannan Govindaraj

Recent sighting of Lesser Kestrel Falco naumanni in Nagaland
Anwaruddin Choudhury

Further distribution records of Bar-headed Goose Anser indicus in southern Tamil Nadu
A. I. Siddiqui & S. Balachandran

New names proposed in Allan O. Hume’s Nests and eggs of Indian birds: rough draft
Aasheesh Pittie

In the news

Correspondence: Pronunciation of scientific names

Vol. 4 No. 3

Vol. 4 No. 3
Date of publication: 30th January 2009

The birds of Sambhar Lake and its environs
Harkirat Singh Sangha

Breeding biology of Oriental Dwarf Kingfisher Ceyx erythaca
Sachin Balkrishna Palkar, Vishwas Dattatrya Katdare, Rohan Janardhan Lovalekar, Ram Vasudev Mone & Vishwas Vishnu Joshi

Breeding biology of White-breasted Kingfisher Halcyon smyrnensis
Sachin Balkrishna Palkar, Rohan Janardhan Lovalekar & Vishwas Vishnu Joshi

Egg laying, egg parameters and clutch size in Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
G. Mustafa Shah, Ulfat Jan, Fayaz Ahmad Ahanger, Bilal A. Bhat & M. F. Fazili

Short Notes

A record of the Brown Skua Catharacta antarctica from Thiruvananthapuram coast, Kerala
Suresh Elamon & E. Kunhikrishnan

Some behavioural observations of wintering Lesser Charadrius mongolus and Greater C. leschenaultii Sand Plovers in Goa, India
Rainer Mönke & Klaus-Jürgen Seelig

First record of Masked Booby Sula dactylatra from Kachchh, India
Sandeep Munjpara, Arjun Potter, Parimal Solanki & Jyoti Tak

A vulture population survey in Ranthambore Tiger Reserve, India
Raju Lal Gurjar

A large congregation of Northern House-Martins Delichon urbica near Pune, India
V. Santharam

Breeding notes on the Rufous-bellied Babbler Dumetia hyperythra
Raju Vyas

Jungle Myna Acridotheres fuscus usurping the nest hole of Grey-headed Starling Sturnus malabaricus
Naba Krishna Nath

Olive-backed Sunbird Cinnyris jugularis nesting from electric wires in Great Nicobar Island
Satish Pande & Niranjan Sant

Recoveries from the Newsletter for Birdwatchers (1970)–21
Zafar Futehally

Sinning by a bird book
Lt. General (Retd) Baljit Singh

Vol. 4 No. 2

Vol. 4 No. 2
Date of publication: 29th December 2008

A preliminary survey for Western Tragopan Tragopan melanocephalus in the Daranghati Wildlife Sanctuary, Himachal Pradesh
Somendra Singh & Frederikke Tu

Additions to the avifauna of Kanha Tiger Reserve, Madhya Pradesh
Sumit Dookia & Rajendra P. Gupta

Prevention of Rose-ringed Parakeet Psittacula krameri damage to sunflower Helianthus annus–a new approach
T. Shivashankar & S. Subramanya

Urban bird nest survey in Bongaigaon municipality area, Assam
Hilloljyoti Singha, Kaustoov Gopal Goswami, Banita Roy, Rimpul Hazarika & Amarjit Narayan Dev

Of larks, owls and unusual diets and feeding habits
V. Santharam

Short Notes
Lessons from the past: a bibliographic puzzle
Edward C. Dickinson

Sighting of White-bellied Sea-Eagle Haliaeetus leucogaster at the Lakkavalli Dam
Mythili Sriram, Tara Sriram & M. O. Anand

Common Buzzard Buteo buteo vulpinus in Kachchh, Gujarat, India
J. K. Tiwari, Clement Francis, Jai Ganesh & S. Venkatraman

Occurrence of Flesh-footed Shearwater Puffinus carneipes on the Kozhikode coast, Kerala
Muhamed Jafer Palot

Recoveries from the Newsletter for Birdwatchers (1970)–20
Zafar Futehally

A flight down memory lane–The Yellow-rumped Honeyguide
Lavkumar Khachar

Gleanings

In the news

Vol. 4 No. 1

Vol. 4. No. 1

Date of publication: 10 July 2008

Records of European Roller Coracias garrulus from southern Peninsular India, including the first sighting from Kerala
S. Prasanth Narayanan, K. M. Sajith, Ajay P. Pillai, M. M. Narendran & B. Sreekumar

First breeding record of Besra Sparrowhawk Accipiter virgatus besra from southern India
Sellamuthu Somasundaram & Lalitha Vijayan

Crematogaster ants in shaded coffee plantations: a critical food source for Rufous Woodpecker Micropternus brachyurus and other forest birds
C. K. Vishnudas

Grey Hypocolius Hypocolius ampelinus in Kachchh, Gujarat, India
J. K. Tiwari

Sighting of the Great White Pelican Pelecanus onocrotalus at Kolleru Wildlife Sanctuary, Andhra Pradesh, India

Humayun Taher & Umesh Mani

Southern-most breeding record of the Comb Duck Sarkidiornis melanotos from India
Robert B. Grubh, Pal Pandian, A. Rajesh, Mahiban Ross & Shailaja Grubh

Long-tailed Duck Clangula hyemalis at Harike Lake, Punjab, India
Anand Prasad

Photographic record of Forest Eagle-Owl Bubo nipalensis from Kanha National Park, Madhya Pradesh, India
Ajit J. Deshmukh

Orange-headed Thrush Zoothera citrina cyanotaa first record for Rajasthan, India
Gobind Sagar Bhardwaj & Harkirat Singh Sangh

First nesting record of Black-naped Monarch-Flycatcher Hypothymis azurea in Rajasthan, India
Harkirat Singh Sangha & Gobind Sagar Bhardwaj

A case of infanticide by a hen House Sparrow Passer domesticus
Pramod Patil & Girish Jathar

The oldest name of the mainland form of the Asian Golden Weaver Ploceus hypoxanthus
Aasheesh Pittie & Edward C. Dickinson

Freak accidental death of a White-breasted Kingfisher Halcyon smyrnensis
Kiran Vasant Purandare

Mew Gull Larus canus at Harike Lake, Punjab, India
Anand Prasad

Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus at Harike Lake, Punjab, India
Anand Prasad

Nesting of Wire-tailed Swallow Hirundo smithii in Kodiyampalayam, Pichavaram mangrove, Tamil Nadu, India
S. Sandilyan, K. Thiyagesan & R. Nagarajan

Sighting of the Philippine Shrike Lanius cristatus lucionensis at Rameswaram Island, Tamil Nadu, India
V. Santharam

Recoveries from the Newsletter for Birdwatchers (1969) 19

Zafar Futehally

A flight down memory lane-The little brown puzzles-4
Lavkumar Khachar

Reviews

Postcard from The Netherlands
Raju Kasambe & Pravin Charde

Gleanings

R. Kannan

In the news

Correspondence

Editorial