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2018 in Wildlife: Gir lions, 'man-eater' Avni, dead elephants echo drumbeats of doom
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2018 in Wildlife: Gir lions, 'man-eater' Avni, dead elephants echo drumbeats of doom

It’s going to take a lot more than dedicated officers and conservation groups to save India’s wildlife.

Gir National Park sees frenzied activity in aftermath of multiple lion deaths; officials look for signs of Canine Distemper Virus
India

Gir National Park sees frenzied activity in aftermath of multiple lion deaths; officials look for signs of Canine Distemper Virus

Thirty-six lions have been isolated in three rescue centres inside the Gir National Park, and their movements are being monitored round the clock.

Death of another lioness in Gujarat's Gir forest brings toll to 14; seven injured lions rescued
India

Death of another lioness in Gujarat's Gir forest brings toll to 14; seven injured lions rescued

Alarmed by the climbing death toll of the big cats, the Gujarat Forest Department has set up 64 teams to screen the vast forest area of Gir to identify sick and weak lions and move them to rescue centres.

11 lions found dead within few days in Gujarat's Gir forest; forest officials say lung infection, infighting likely cause of death
India

11 lions found dead within few days in Gujarat's Gir forest; forest officials say lung infection, infighting likely cause of death

The Gir forest administration is making efforts to save the remaining lions by providing them with proper medical care.

Selfie with a pride of Gir lions? Ravindra Jadeja needs to see a shrink
Sports

Selfie with a pride of Gir lions? Ravindra Jadeja needs to see a shrink

I think Ravindra Jadeja should be put through a psychological assessment. What on earth was he thinking when he decided to pose in front of pride of Gir forest lions?

Woohoo! Number of Asiatic lions in Gir goes up by 27%: Census puts total number at 523
India

Woohoo! Number of Asiatic lions in Gir goes up by 27%: Census puts total number at 523

The number of Asiatic lions in Gir sanctuary and its surrounding areas has gone up to 523, an increase of 27 per cent since 2010, according to the latest census report.

India begins five-yearly census of endangered asiatic lions
India

India begins five-yearly census of endangered asiatic lions

India on Saturday began a five-yearly count of asiatic lions in the western state of Gujarat's Gir sanctuary, the last habitat for the endangered big cats globally, an official said.

BJP leaders are using PR companies to build image: Akhilesh
Politics

BJP leaders are using PR companies to build image: Akhilesh

Taking on Narendra Modi, Akhilesh said the people of Uttar Pradesh will stop him from becoming prime minister and the SP will "stall" BJP in the state.

Lions' future should be more important than Narendra Modi's pride
Politics

Lions' future should be more important than Narendra Modi's pride

Narendra Modi does not want a single lion to go to Madhya Pradesh because they are part of the Gujarati family. Actually they are lions. Wild animals. The only pride they belong to is their own.

How one week has dented Modi's frontrunner status
Politics

How one week has dented Modi's frontrunner status

After speaking like a Prime Ministerial candidate last week, this week Modi is is back in defensive mode. A week seems to be a long time in politics