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Jun 22, 2017
Man arrested on Thailand border while trying to smuggle orangutans, tortoises and raccoonsThai wildlife officers have arrested a Malaysian man attempting to smuggle two baby orangutans, 51 tortoises and six raccoons into Thailand.
Jun 17, 2017
Pakistani businessman Saqlain Javed arrested for driving pet lioness through streets of KarachiPolice in Pakistan arrested businessman Saqlain Javed from his home after a video of him driving with his pet lioness through the streets of Karachi went viral on social media
Jun 17, 2017
Madhya Pradesh temple priest arrested for online trading of animal partsA temple priest in Khargaone was arrested by a team of officials led by Delhi-based Wildlife Crime Control Bureau (WCCB) in connection with online trading of wild animal parts and preparing medicines from them
May 21, 2017
World's rarest marine species vaquita porpoise may be extinct in a year, reveals reportWith an estimated 30 or fewer individuals remaining, vaquita porpoise — the world's most endangered marine mammal — may go extinct by 2018 if no action is taken to save them, a new study warns. Known as the 'panda of the sea' because of its distinctive markings, the vaquita is endemic to the Upper Gulf of California.
May 18, 2017
Drought in the Eastern Ghats: Man-animal conflicts rise in Andhra Pradesh, Telangana over receding groundwaterWith more than 50 percent of the green cover in forest areas being cleared by the two states, wildlife is increasingly entering human habitations in times of drought
May 07, 2017
On the tiger's trail in Tadoba: A journey into Maharashtra's oldest national parkTadoba Andhari is the oldest national park in Maharashtra. It is a dry deciduous forest, and one of the very few of its kind to house tigers.
Apr 30, 2017
Meerut raid: Revenue department seizes 117 kg nilgai meat, 40 guns from ex-col's houseAt least 117 kg nilgai meat, animal skin, ivory and 40 guns have been seized from the house of a retired army officer during a 17-hour-long joint raid conducted by the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence and the forest department.
Apr 23, 2017
Kenya ranch shooting: Italian author and conservationist Kuki Gallmann injuredThe Italian-born author and conservationist Kuki Gallmann was shot at her Kenyan ranch and airlifted for treatment after herders invaded in search of pasture to save their animals from drought, officials said Sunday.
Mar 31, 2017
King Cobra drinking water: After video goes viral, conservationist cautions against charming snakes with human hospitalityHave you ever seen a cobra drink water from a bottle? It happened. It probably shouldn't have.
Mar 29, 2017
Tiger conservation: After Panna reserve success, 6 big cats to be relocated in Bengal's Buxa from AssamTapping into the scientific and management skills gained from the successful tiger relocation exercise at Panna Tiger Reserve in Madhya Pradesh, wildlife experts and forest officials have proposed the introduction of big cats in West Bengal's Buxa Tiger Reserve from Assam.