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Oct 20, 2019
National Tiger Conservation Authority red flags MP govt's move to increase tourism inside reserves after plaint from Bhopal activistThis follows a complaint by Bhopal-based wildlife activist Ajay Dubey who has alleged that the state government has increased the tourism carrying capacity of the reserves by allowing in more numbers of vehicles carrying visitors
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?
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.
Oct 06, 2018
Online plea opposes shoot-at-sight notice for tigress Avni: Experts say she deserves fair trial before being dubbed 'man-eater'A petition has been initiated by several activists and NGOs in support of tigress Avni or T1 of Pandharkawada forest in the Yavatmal district of Maharashtra.
Mar 29, 2017
Tiger conservation: After Panna reserve success, 6 big cats to be relocated in Bengal's Buxa from AssamTapping into the scientific and management skills gained from the successful tiger relocation exercise at Panna Tiger Reserve in Madhya Pradesh, wildlife experts and forest officials have proposed the introduction of big cats in West Bengal's Buxa Tiger Reserve from Assam.
May 18, 2016
Tiger safari in Pench violates laws, will lead to poaching: Conservation bodyThe Madhya Pradesh forest department failed to take "prior approval" before construction of tiger safari in Pench and Bandhavgarh, the body said.
Mar 01, 2015
Govt challenges claims on flawed methodology in tiger censusThe government today challenged claims by sections of wildlife experts that it had used a flawed methodology for its latest tiger census and instead asserted that their study was a "theoretical iteration" on old data whose precision is "questionable".
Nov 23, 2014
It's official: Chhattisgarh gets new tiger reserveThe National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA) has given in-principle approval for creation of Guru Ghasidas-Tamor Pingla tiger reserve in Chhattisgarh.
Aug 06, 2014
Institute to launch drones to monitor poaching, track wildlifeUnmanned aerial vehicles or drones will soon fly over India's forests to monitor poaching, track wildlife and even count the population of tigers.