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Sep 22, 2019
World Rhino Day 2019: Myth of magical horns, weaponisation of DNA and the uphill battle against poachingThe introduction of RhODIS has helped in streamlining the process of tackling the evil of rhino poaching.
Oct 09, 2018
Two suspected rhino poachers killed at Morigaon district in Assam following encounter with policeWhen the Special Task Force reached Sitalamari char at about 1.20 am the suspected rhino poachers fired at them forcing the STF team to return the fire
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.
Jul 14, 2016
Rare Indian rhinos face growing threat from poachersA decade ago, India had all but declared victory over poaching in Kaziranga, in Assam. But recent years have seen an alarming upsurge in their slaughter
Mar 02, 2015
Assam Governor expresses concern over rhino poaching in the stateAssam Governor Padmanabha Balakrishna Acharya on Monday expressed concern over rhino poaching.
Sep 08, 2014
After 72 hours of painful ordeal, female rhino dies at KazirangaAfter getting stuck in a slush pit formed after the recent floods a female rhino has died at Assam's Kaziranga.
Sep 18, 2013
Kaziranga: Another rhino killed taking toll to 31 this yearKilling of rhinos continued in the Kaziranga National Park in Assam with one more adult pachyderm falling to bullets of poachers who took away its horn. This has taken the total number of rhinos killed in Kaziranga to 31 this year and three in the last 20 days, Park officials said today.
Feb 09, 2013
Assam govt to divide Kaziranga to protect rhinos"This will help us improve the existing security arrangements in the park," said Assam Forest Minister Rockybul Hussain.
Oct 22, 2012
Another rhino found dead near KazirangaThe carcass of the rhino was recovered from Haldibari area under Dolamara forest range of the park in Karbi Anglong district.
Oct 05, 2012
Thirty-nine rhinos killed in 10 months in KazirangaThe death of 39 rhinos in and around the world-famous Kaziranga National Park, in less than 10 months, has brought to the fore the threat faced by the endangered animal.