In the state-wise distribution of tigers, Madhya Pradesh had the highest number of the big cats at 526 followed by Karnataka at 524 and 442 in Uttarakhand
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The Into the Wild teaser sees Rajinikanth traversing wilderness and facing dangers with British survivalist and TV presenter Bear Grylls
Almost a month after British adventurer Bear Grylls and south superstar Rajinikanth shot for Discovery Channel's show Into the Wild in Karnataka's national park, the channel released a teaser of the episode and announced that it will premiere on 23 March.
Bear Grylls shares a sneak peek of Rajnikanth's 'blockbuster TV debut' with Into the Wild motion poster
The Into the Wild motion poster sees Rajnikanth and Grylls posing on the bonnet of an off-road vehicle in the forest.
As per reports, Rajinikanth will shoot on 28 January for Bear Grylls' Man Vs Wild, while Akshay Kumar is expected to join him on 30 January
Wildlife Week 2019: Tragic tale of 'man-eating' tigress Avni tells us so much about the climate crisis
Avni achieved fame when a designer cologne was used to lure her but it failed, she was hunted and killed.
Wildlife Week 2019: India's tiger census points to an urgent need for peaceful ecosystems where humans, tigers coexist
With 26,838 camera-traps that captured 76,523 tigers in the wild, coverage this census was 275% higher than 2014.
Wildlife Week 2019: India's tiger numbers have increased by 33% in 5 years, but that's not necessarily good news
In 1968, a ban was implemented on tiger hunting and it was quickly followed by a ban on the export of skins.
The Department of Wildlife said that in-breeding lead to genetic problems which was a risk to the body and immune system.
India has come a long way in tiger conservation to ensure there is a steady rise in the population of tigers.
Skins are the single most frequently seized tiger part, on average 58 whole tiger skins seized each year.
PM Modi released tiger census figures last week, that records an increase in tiger numbers from 2014- 2018.
Forests, wetlands & species benefitting from tiger conservation impact the health of ecosystems & the water cycle.
Tiger numbers in India have doubled since 2006, but their uneven distribution countrywide doesn't spell success
The report brings out the shrinking presence of tigers outside tiger reserves in the country and calls for sustainable approach to tiger conservation.
International Tiger Day: Signatories to announce progress on declaration to double population of big cat by 2022, take quiz to know more
International Tiger Day is observed on 29 July as a reminder of the agreement to raise awareness about the decline of the global tiger population, which was signed by countries at the Saint Petersburg Tiger Summit in Russia in 2010.
Many of the tiger scenes in the book Three Ways to Disappear are based on actual experiences of Katy Yocom spotting Machhli. While at its heart the book is about family tragedies, lost connections and a seemingly failing marriage, endangered tiger conservation in the Aravalli forests forms the epicenter of the novel’s plot
Rajasthan's Sariska may become tiger-less again, fear experts, as male relocated to reserve dies; forest department sends SOS to NTCA
The Rajasthan Forest Department has requested the National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA) in New Delhi to review the entire translocation done so far and suggest a viable option.
Increased tiger population brings new challenges; dealing with habitat loss, man-animal conflict is key
Many 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?