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Gujarat HC issues notices on plea challenging policy on Gir sanctuary

Apr 26, 2016

Gujarat HC issues notices on plea challenging policy on Gir sanctuary

Gujarat HC issued notices to the state and central governments on a plea challenging the "legality" of Gujarat's eco-sensitive zone policy on the Gir forest. #Gujarat #NewsTracker #Gujarat High Court #Wildlife #Gir sanctuary #lion sanctuary
Reintroduction of tigers in Cambodia from India impractical: Experts

Apr 22, 2016

Reintroduction of tigers in Cambodia from India impractical: Experts

While the proposed reintroduction of Indian tigers in Cambodia seems "fine" from a genetic perspective, it may not be practical #NewsTracker #Tigers #Cambodia #Wildlife #Wildlife Conservation Society #National Centre for Biological Sciences #Tiger population
The Maneka Gandhi column: It's time we took note of the scourge of rare animals' trade on the Internet

Apr 18, 2016

The Maneka Gandhi column: It's time we took note of the scourge of rare animals' trade on the Internet

India is one of the major victims of the parcel trade. Our Home Ministry has no one patrolling the internet for wild animals. #CriticalPoint #FedEx #Endangered species #Wildlife #UPS #Shark fins #wild animals #protected fauna
Jungle Book: Prince William and Kate Middleton at Kaziranga National Park

Apr 14, 2016

Jungle Book: Prince William and Kate Middleton at Kaziranga National Park

Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, and his wife Catherine (Kate) Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge, visited the Kaziranga National Park in Assam on Wednesday #Prince William #Kate Middleton #Assam #Kaziranga National Park #Safari #ImagesOfTheDay #Wildlife #Royal visit #Catherine Middleton #royal couple in India #Panbari
The Maneka Gandhi column: India should be wary of the Chinese threat to its wildlife

Apr 11, 2016

The Maneka Gandhi column: India should be wary of the Chinese threat to its wildlife

We may try to protect our wildlife, but it is vanishing rapidly. One of the main causes is the greed of our neighbour China. #HowThisWorks #China #Japan #Tigers #Animal rights #Maneka Gandhi #Endangered species #Poaching #Wildlife #Xi Jinping #CITES
The Maneka Gandhi column: Busting the 'menace' myth about animals calls for a scientific approach

Apr 04, 2016

The Maneka Gandhi column: Busting the 'menace' myth about animals calls for a scientific approach

If Himachal and Kerala would only listen, we could create a more real set of “menaces” that could occupy press conferences #Kerala #InMyOpinion #Himachal Pradesh #stray dogs #Wildlife #Monkeys #man animal conflict #deforestation
Poachers aren't the only threat: Protected area size puts tigers in danger, encroachment ups risk

Mar 23, 2016

Poachers aren't the only threat: Protected area size puts tigers in danger, encroachment ups risk

According to a study published in Biological Conservation, tigers disappear from these forests at a faster rate than any other habitat. In recent years, two such forests, Sariska in 2004 and Panna in 2009, lost their host of tigers. #ConnectTheDots #Tigers #Extinction #Wildlife #Wildlife conservation #Panna #Sariska #Biological conservation #Ken-Betwa project
No 'mor' our National Bird? Peacocks may be declared 'vermin' in Goa

Feb 12, 2016

No 'mor' our National Bird? Peacocks may be declared 'vermin' in Goa

Forget that the beautiful peacock is the national bird and protected under the wild life laws of the country. In Goa, it may well be termed a vermin and culled ruthlessly. #NewsTracker #Goa #Wildlife #Ramesh Tawadkar #Peacocks #national bird #Shareworthy #vermin
Six critical areas where the new national wildlife plan falls short

Feb 08, 2016

Six critical areas where the new national wildlife plan falls short

To be effective, the National Wildlife Plan needs to be flexible enough to absorb scientific advances and learn from experiences. #CriticalPoint #Tigers #Wildlife #Wildlife Protection Act #Wildlife conservation #animal conservation #Fauna and Flora in India
Here's an idea: Give foreign travel a miss, try Indian locales for your New Year holiday

Dec 24, 2015

Here's an idea: Give foreign travel a miss, try Indian locales for your New Year holiday

Here’s a disclaimer: We confess that an India experience may not match an international holiday experience. But that’s not news, is it? Yet, yes, yet there is a lot that India can offer that no other country in the globe can. Want to know more? Read on. #travel #ThingsWeLike #Culture #Christmas #Wildlife #Islands #New Year's Eve. #Indian Tourism #heritage #FWeekend #Natural Formations