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CONTENTS
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