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The Lion Kingdom: New series documents fight against canine distemper outbreak in Gujarat's Gir forest
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The Lion Kingdom: New series documents fight against canine distemper outbreak in Gujarat's Gir forest

The Lion Kingdom director Upma Bhatnagar on combating CDV affecting lions in Gujarat's Gir, the changing meaning of wildlife, and the human-animal conflict.

Firstpost Editor's Picks: Modi kicks off Maha poll campaign, e-cigarette ban, teaser loans; today's must-read stories
India

Firstpost Editor's Picks: Modi kicks off Maha poll campaign, e-cigarette ban, teaser loans; today's must-read stories

Firstpost Editor's Picks: Narendra Modi kicks off Maharashtra poll campaign in Nashik, e-cigarette ban, teaser loans, review of Netflix series Unbelievable; today's must-read stories

Senthil Kumaran on documenting human-wildlife conflict, and photography as a socio-political tool
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Senthil Kumaran on documenting human-wildlife conflict, and photography as a socio-political tool

Senthil Kumaran is a documentary photographer whose work focuses on social and environmental issues, with an ongoing project documenting the human-wildlife conflict.

International Tiger Day: India's rising tiger numbers commendable, but many challenges lie ahead
India

International Tiger Day: India's rising tiger numbers commendable, but many challenges lie ahead

Bringing tigers back from the brink of extinction to steady growth in population, India now faces new challenges as tiger and human populations are in conflict over limited land.

Leopard cub reunited with mother in Satara following 7-day operation; forest officials call for more awareness
India

Leopard cub reunited with mother in Satara following 7-day operation; forest officials call for more awareness

In the span of seven days, rigorous efforts were made by wildlife professionals to reunite a leopard cub with her mother.

Landscape-level approach necessary to address human-elephant conflicts
science

Landscape-level approach necessary to address human-elephant conflicts

Studies have shown that Karnataka alone holds the largest elephant population in India.

Tribal sugarcane farmers in Chhattisgarh's Surguja banking on Congress to end human-elephant conflict in district
India

Tribal sugarcane farmers in Chhattisgarh's Surguja banking on Congress to end human-elephant conflict in district

One of the unique traits of the ongoing Chhattisgarh elections is that the issues that drive voters to the booth are local in nature, and speeches on "Urban Naxals" and the Ram Mandir don't resonate on the ground.

Not burning bright: Why tigers are in danger in India, despite rising numbers
Life

Not burning bright: Why tigers are in danger in India, despite rising numbers

Tigers have vanished from nearly 90 percent of its original range which extended from parts of Central Asia and Siberia to Indonesia.

Rights groups say culling won't help lessen human-animal conflict
India

Rights groups say culling won't help lessen human-animal conflict

Animal rights bodies expressed "shock" over the environment ministry's stand saying such killings will not help mitigate human-animal conflict.

Centre committed towards combating illegal wildlife trade, says Javadekar
India

Centre committed towards combating illegal wildlife trade, says Javadekar

Stressing that the Centre was committed towards weeding out illegal wildlife trade, Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar on Sunday said 'Sanjay Gandhi National Park' in Mumbai was a perfect example of human-wildlife harmony.

Three days after gorilla's death, Cincinnati zoo puts up brave front
World

Three days after gorilla's death, Cincinnati zoo puts up brave front

The director of the Cincinnati Zoo says it remains safe for its 1.6 million annual visitors despite a weekend tragedy in which a gorilla was fatally shot to protect a 4-year-old boy who had entered its exhibit.

Uttarakhand fire aftermath: Migration of beasts increases human-animal conflict
India

Uttarakhand fire aftermath: Migration of beasts increases human-animal conflict

Troubled by forest fires, wild animals are migrating from upper reaches of Uttarakhand to lower forests close to human habitats, causing alarm.

Man-animal conflict: Stop testing India’s traditional tolerance for wildlife
India

Man-animal conflict: Stop testing India’s traditional tolerance for wildlife

Conservation takes the tolerance of the rural poor for granted as only 1 out of 8 households gets any compensation for losing crop to wildlife

Human-tiger conflict: Is Rajasthan doing enough?
India

Human-tiger conflict: Is Rajasthan doing enough?

Compelled with the need of more space for tigers, the state government moved a proposal for developing Mukundra Hills in Kota district as tiger reserve.