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Nov 12, 2018
South African lion cubs born from artificial insemination in first for the speciesThe method developed allows a non-surgical means of fertilization, an otherwise-invasive procedure.
Oct 09, 2018
Lions caught in Gujarat government's conundrum: Can't care for them, won't let other states do it eitherGujarat government has not been frank, upfront or transparent about the causes of lion deaths in the past, and even more so since the current epidemic struck
Oct 05, 2018
Gir National Park sees frenzied activity in aftermath of multiple lion deaths; officials look for signs of Canine Distemper VirusThirty-six lions have been isolated in three rescue centres inside the Gir National Park, and their movements are being monitored round the clock.
Oct 03, 2018
Supreme Court calls death of lions in Gujarat's Gir forest 'extremely serious', asks Centre to take action to protect themIn September, over 21 lions have died in the Gir Wildlife Sanctuary and National Park, due to various reasons.
Oct 02, 2018
Over 20 lions die in Gujarat's Gir forest in 20 days, state govt admits some deaths were due to virus attackSeven lions rescued from Gujarat's Gir forest died while undergoing treatment at a rescue centre, taking the overall death toll of big cats to 21 since 12 September.
Sep 22, 2018
India to probe deaths of 12 endangered wild Asiatic lions over the last 10 daysExperts said that the deaths of the lions cannot be dismissed as part of a natural cycle.
Jul 06, 2018
Pride of lions killing suspected rhino poachers has Twitter applauding the catsThe anti-poaching unit found a high-powered rifle, wire cutters and an ax along with the remains.
Jun 01, 2018
German police caution residents in Lautenbach after wild cats escape Berlin zooThe Berlin police are in pursuit of wild cats that have escaped from the Berlin zoo and have urged the people of Luenebach to stay in their houses.
Jan 15, 2018
As forests, wildlife and tribals exist in uneasy equilibrium, could lions be prey to sixth mass extinction?We are in the middle of the sixth great mass extinction in Earth’s history. To put this in perspective, Earth lost the dinosaurs in the last great mass extinction event, 65 million years ago — so this is kind of a big deal | #FirstCulture
Dec 22, 2016
Alviro Petersen first top South Africa cricketer since Hansie Cronje to get banned for corruptionAlviro Petersen on Thursday became the highest-profile South African cricketer to be banned for corruption since former captain Hansie Cronje in 2000.