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Feb 23, 2019
The striped mystery of GujaratGuest of Gujarat this tiger may be, but the buzz it has started attracting refuses to die down
Feb 14, 2019
Increased tiger population brings new challenges; dealing with habitat loss, man-animal conflict is keyMany tiger reserves in the country are either reaching the saturation point or have attained one. So, does that mean we don’t have space for new tigers?
Jan 06, 2019
Maharashtra tiger deaths: Male tiger found dead in Melghat reserve, taking toll of big cats to four in one weekThis death of the tiger in Melghat comes within a week of two tigers being found dead in Maharashtra's Umred-Karhandla-Paoni Wildlife Sanctuary in Nagpur.
Jan 05, 2019
Tiger deaths in 2018 lower than previous years, but habitat loss, poaching still pose threatNearly half of the total tiger deaths in 2018 – 49 to be precise – were outside tiger reserves
Dec 07, 2018
India's tiger population rises, but shrinking forests raise chances of man-animal conflict manifoldAs the tiger population grows in our finite wildlife reserves and parks, the scourge of man-eaters returns to reignite the man-animal conflict debate.
Nov 15, 2018
Death of Royal Bengal tiger Mahavir in Odisha reserve deals a blow to translocation of big cats; govt orders probeAfter the death of Royal Bengal tiger Mahavir, the NTCA advised the Odisha government to temporarily halt the inter-state tiger translocation programme, till an investigation is completed.
Nov 05, 2018
Avni's killing: Maharashtra forest minister says Maneka Gandhi's remarks on tigress stems from 'lack of information'In a series of tweets, Maneka Gandhi had stated, "It is nothing but a straight case of crime. Despite several requests from many stakeholders, (Sudhir) Mungantiwar, Minister for Forests, Maharashtra, gave orders for the killing."
Nov 04, 2018
Tigress Avni killed illegally, incident should be treated as wildlife crime, says PETA; seeks investigationAnimal rights body PETA India said the killing of tigress Avni as part of an operation in Maharashtra should be investigated and treated as a wildlife crime and termed it a "dark day" for the nation.
Oct 03, 2018
The Rise and Fall of the Emerald Tigers: Raghu Chundawat's book raises valid concerns, but disappointsThe Rise and Fall of the Emerald Tigers: Ten Years of Research in Panna National Park, by Raghu Chundawat is the story of a passionate wildlife scientist and one of the better-known tiger reserves in the country.
Jul 03, 2018
Shrinking space, fear of territorial fights prompts Rajasthan to relocate tigers to Mukundra from Ranthambore reserveThe Rajasthan forest department has identified two tigresses, T-99 and T-102 from Ranthambore tiger reserve to be shifted to Mukundra, yet another tiger reserve in the state.