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Mar 23, 2019
Time for ‘Project Leopard’ in India? Report on poaching in Uttarakhand points to officials’ connivance, raises alarmOn 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.
Aug 04, 2018
On the trail of the grey ghost: Stalking the elusive snow leopard in the hills of KyrgyzstanOne region where researchers are on a quest to unravel the secretive ways of the snow leopard is the Shamshy wildlife sanctuary which is a three hours' drive south-east from the capital Bishkek.
Feb 22, 2017
Corbett Tiger Reserve: Authorities issue shoot-at-sight order to thwart poachersThe Corbett Tiger Reserve (CTR) on Tuesday issued shoot-at-sight orders against poachers to prevent killing of Tigers in the reserve.
Dec 28, 2016
Poaching at all-time high, but tiger numbers still rose in 2016Its not been a great year for wildlife. More tigers and leopards were poached in 2016 than in any year of the previous decade, pangolins were killed in the hundreds while thousands of marine animals perished — this, due to the debilitating effect of climate change. Yet, the good news is that the number of tigers still rose.
Nov 12, 2016
Wildlife photographer Nayan Khanolkar: 'Ignore nature, and you'll have to pay a price'Mumbai-based wildlife photographer Nayan Khanolkar was one of the winners of the prestigious Wildlife Photography Awards. He tells us how he got the picture of the leopard, that won him the prize.
Feb 08, 2016
Humans vs Predator: Leopards are in conflict with residents in Bengaluru and are paying the priceIn Bengaluru alone, four leopards were run over and killed by speeding vehicles over the past four years. Across Karnataka state, around 25 leopards were run over in the same period.
Mar 25, 2015
Back off! 70-year-old fights off two leopards with just his walking stickIn a completely wow situation, reports have emerged that a 70-year-old man fought off two leopards with just his walking stick!
Nov 20, 2014
Leopards not stray or conflict animals, reside along with human beings, find researchersA number of cases of man-animal conflict involving leopards, hit by habitat loss, have been reported from all over the country.
Sep 23, 2013
Man-animal conflict: Stop testing India’s traditional tolerance for wildlifeConservation takes the tolerance of the rural poor for granted as only 1 out of 8 households gets any compensation for losing crop to wildlife