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Watch: Leopard jumps over closed gates, carries away pet dog
India

Watch: Leopard jumps over closed gates, carries away pet dog

Indian Forest Service officer Parveen Kaswan shared it on Twitter and mentioned that the clip was collected from WhatsApp. So far, it is unclear as to who initially shared the clip or where the incident took place

Leopard enters college in Aligarh, locked up after attacking student; watch video here
India

Leopard enters college in Aligarh, locked up after attacking student; watch video here

The incident caused a huge commotion among people who had gathered outside the school in large numbers as college staff waited for forest officers to arrive and rescue the leopard

Watch: Woman in Mumbai bravely fights off leopard with a walking stick
India

Watch: Woman in Mumbai bravely fights off leopard with a walking stick

Minutes after the attack, the woman was rushed to a hospital as she received injuries on her face, elbow, arm, back, and leg.

Wild and Wilful: Conservation biologist Neha Sinha on her new book, need for local solutions to tackle human-animal conflict
Arts & Culture

Wild and Wilful: Conservation biologist Neha Sinha on her new book, need for local solutions to tackle human-animal conflict

Sinha looks at diverse issues to paint an intriguing picture of the state of wildlife in India. And along the way, highlights the work of some unsung heroes that she has met over the years.

Human lives lost to wildlife-human conflict should be compensated better: Scientists
India

Human lives lost to wildlife-human conflict should be compensated better: Scientists

Higher compensation could improve conservation efforts, and help narrow down species to prioritise in conflict-prone zones, the study said.

Wildlife photographer Shaaz Jung: 'Next big issue India will face is man-animal conflict'
long-reads

Wildlife photographer Shaaz Jung: 'Next big issue India will face is man-animal conflict'

Wildlife photographer Shaaz Jung talks to Firstpost about his viral black leopard photos, and importance of local involvement in conservation efforts as India tackles man-animal conflict.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Leopard found relaxing on road in Hyderabad's Mailardevpally area sparks panic among locals
India

Coronavirus Outbreak: Leopard found relaxing on road in Hyderabad's Mailardevpally area sparks panic among locals

A leopard was spotted lying on the main road in Hyderabad’s Mailardevpally area near the Katedanunderbridge on Thursday

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.

Forest officials, Mumbai Police rescue leopard from residential complex in city's Andheri suburb
India

Forest officials, Mumbai Police rescue leopard from residential complex in city's Andheri suburb

A sub-adult leopard cub which entered a residential complex in Marol in Mumbai's Andheri suburb was Monday rescued by forest department staff, an official said

Time for ‘Project Leopard’ in India? Report on poaching in Uttarakhand points to officials’ connivance, raises alarm
India

Time for ‘Project Leopard’ in India? Report on poaching in Uttarakhand points to officials’ connivance, raises alarm

On 22 March, 2018, a Dehradun forest division team seized meat, bones and leopard skin near Haripur Kalan, a village on the boundaries of the Rajaji Tiger Reserve.

Leopard caught in Nashik's Savarkar Nagar area; Shiv Sena corporator, two TV cameramen injured
India

Leopard caught in Nashik's Savarkar Nagar area; Shiv Sena corporator, two TV cameramen injured

A leopard entered a crowded locality in Maharashtra's Nashik district and injured a Shiv Sena politician and two media personnel

Leopard enters animal shed in Jammu and Kashmir's Ramban; kills over 20 sheep overnight
India

Leopard enters animal shed in Jammu and Kashmir's Ramban; kills over 20 sheep overnight

The leopard entered into an animal shed belonging to Gulam Nabi Wani in Chakka area in Ramsoo tehsil of the district and killed over 20 sheep overnight

519 projects cleared in 'protected areas' since 2014; activists say hasty decisions risk endangered species
India

519 projects cleared in 'protected areas' since 2014; activists say hasty decisions risk endangered species

No more than 1.1 percent projects were rejected, on average, annually between June 2014 and May 2018, dropping from 11.9 percent under the previous UPA government.

Girish Mahajan joins search party for leopard wielding a pistol in Maharashtra, Opposition slams BJP leader
India

Girish Mahajan joins search party for leopard wielding a pistol in Maharashtra, Opposition slams BJP leader

Maharashtra minister Girish Mahajan has courted controversy by allegedly wielding a pistol while accompanying a search team looking for a leopard, which is believed to have killed a woman in Jalgaon district

Leopard comes calling at Maruti Suzuki plant in Manesar; police cordon off premises
Business

Leopard comes calling at Maruti Suzuki plant in Manesar; police cordon off premises

A leopard was spotted early Thursday morning in Maruti Suzuki's plant in Manesar, following which police and forest officials cordoned off the premises and launched a search for the wild cat, the police said.

Snow Leopard is no longer an endangered species
World

Snow Leopard is no longer an endangered species

The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) has declared that snow leopards are no longer an endangered species.

Recent leopard death in Gurugram shows we aren't ready to co-exist yet
Life

Recent leopard death in Gurugram shows we aren't ready to co-exist yet

As wildlife lovers in the national capital celebrate the presence of a leopard around Yamuna Biodiversity Park, the news of a mob killing a leopard in Gurugram on 25 November should worry us

Watch: Leopard breaks into hotel room in Nainital, scares guests and calmly leaves
Life

Watch: Leopard breaks into hotel room in Nainital, scares guests and calmly leaves

A leopard broke into a hotel room in Tallital area of Nainital, leaving the occupants of the room in utter shock early Sunday.

Leopard beaten to death in Gujarat; forest dept orders probe
India

Leopard beaten to death in Gujarat; forest dept orders probe

A leopard was beaten to death by villagers in Gujarat's Botad district, prompting the forest department to order an inquiry into it.

Malegaon farmer arrested for feeding poison-laced calf carcass to leopard
India

Malegaon farmer arrested for feeding poison-laced calf carcass to leopard

A farmer from Garbad village in Malegaon taluka has been arrested for allegedly lacing carcass of a calf with poison following which a three-year-old leopard died after eating it