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Corbett has most tigers in India; none left in Dampa, Buxa and Palamu reserves, says report
India

Corbett has most tigers in India; none left in Dampa, Buxa and Palamu reserves, says report

In the state-wise distribution of tigers, Madhya Pradesh had the highest number of the big cats at 526 followed by Karnataka at 524 and 442 in Uttarakhand

India accounts for 70% of world's tigers, says Prakash Javadekar, releases new status report on wild cats
India

India accounts for 70% of world's tigers, says Prakash Javadekar, releases new status report on wild cats

The report compares information gathered during tiger surveys of 2006, 2010 and 2014 with data from the 2018-19 review to estimate population trends, patch colonisation and extinction rate

Wildlife Week 2019: India's tiger census points to an urgent need for peaceful ecosystems where humans, tigers coexist
India

Wildlife Week 2019: India's tiger census points to an urgent need for peaceful ecosystems where humans, tigers coexist

With 26,838 camera-traps that captured 76,523 tigers in the wild, coverage this census was 275% higher than 2014.

Wildlife Week 2019: India's tiger numbers have increased by 33% in 5 years, but that's not necessarily good news
India

Wildlife Week 2019: India's tiger numbers have increased by 33% in 5 years, but that's not necessarily good news

In 1968, a ban was implemented on tiger hunting and it was quickly followed by a ban on the export of skins.

Firstpost Editor's Picks: Road ahead for BS Yediyurappa, Alex de Minaur at Atlanta Open, tax hike for super-rich; today's must-read stories
India

Firstpost Editor's Picks: Road ahead for BS Yediyurappa, Alex de Minaur at Atlanta Open, tax hike for super-rich; today's must-read stories

Editor's Picks: Road ahead for BS Yediyurappa, BJP's inability to rein in Kuldeep Singh Sengar, International Tiger Day; today's must-read stories.

International Tiger Day 2019: India's tiger numbers have increased by 33 percent in 5 years, but that's not necessarily good news
India

International Tiger Day 2019: India's tiger numbers have increased by 33 percent in 5 years, but that's not necessarily good news

Conserving tigers goes beyond the boundaries of a tiger reserve and the efforts of other stakeholders.

PM Narendra Modi releases census of India's tiger population in All India Tiger Estimation Report
India

PM Narendra Modi releases census of India's tiger population in All India Tiger Estimation Report

The tiger population in the country has grown from 1,400 in 2014 to 2,977 in 2019, according to the report.

International Tiger Day 2019: For India, talking tiger conservation is more crucial now than ever
India

International Tiger Day 2019: For India, talking tiger conservation is more crucial now than ever

By the year 2070, the entire Bengal tiger population in the Sundarbans is likely to be lost to climate change & sea-level rise.

International Tiger Day: Signatories to announce progress on declaration to double population of big cat by 2022, take quiz to know more
India

International Tiger Day: Signatories to announce progress on declaration to double population of big cat by 2022, take quiz to know more

International Tiger Day is observed on 29 July as a reminder of the agreement to raise awareness about the decline of the global tiger population, which was signed by countries at the Saint Petersburg Tiger Summit in Russia in 2010.

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.

World Tiger Day: With the largest tiger population, India still has a long way ahead
science

World Tiger Day: With the largest tiger population, India still has a long way ahead

India can take solace in the fact that it remains the nation with largest tiger population.

International Tiger Day: Take this quiz to find out how much you know about the big cat
India

International Tiger Day: Take this quiz to find out how much you know about the big cat

India remains the nation with largest tiger population. Take this quiz to test your knowledge about tigers.

How Wild Tiger Rum is earning its stripes in the premium spirits segment
Life

How Wild Tiger Rum is earning its stripes in the premium spirits segment

Thanks to the efforts of its founder — entrepreneur Gautom Menon — Wild Tiger Rum is positioned to be a roaring success

International Tiger Day: India's high tiger numbers may be due to skewed calculations
Life

International Tiger Day: India's high tiger numbers may be due to skewed calculations

As the world celebrates International Tiger day on Friday, we look at how well India has been faring in managing its tiger population.

Curious case of missing Jai: Spotted tiger, says former sarpanch; activists dismiss claim
India

Curious case of missing Jai: Spotted tiger, says former sarpanch; activists dismiss claim

With just a day remaining for the world to observe International Tiger Day, forest officials are still trying to trace 'Jai', the seven year old tiger of the Maharashtra's Umred Karhandla Wildlife Sanctuary.

There are only 3,200 tigers left in the wild
Life

There are only 3,200 tigers left in the wild

Of the 100,000 tigers that once roamed in the wild a century ago, only 3,200 are left behind, the World Wide Fund (WWF) for Nature has revealed in a report.