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Sep 08, 2018
Uttarakhand HC orders CBI probe into deaths of tigers at Corbett reserve, asks agency to look into officials' 'connivance'The Uttarakhand High Court has directed the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to probe the death of tigers at the Corbett Tiger Reserve in the last five years.
Jul 29, 2018
World Tiger Day: With the largest tiger population, India still has a long way aheadIndia can take solace in the fact that it remains the nation with largest tiger population.
Jul 28, 2018
International Tiger Day: Take this quiz to find out how much you know about the big catIndia remains the nation with largest tiger population. Take this quiz to test your knowledge about tigers.
Jul 22, 2018
BCB plans to revive Bangladesh's Test fortunes by making First-Class compulsory, cracking whip on reluctant senior playersBangladesh plans to crack down on players who use "pretexts" to avoid playing domestic First-Class cricket in an effort to boost its woeful Test squad, an official said Sunday.
Mar 21, 2018
Two tigers killed in separate incidents in Rajasthan's Sariska, Ranthambore reserves in two daysTwo male tigers were killed in separate incidents in the tiger reserves of Sariska and Ranthambore in Rajasthan over the past two days, officials said.
May 12, 2017
Tiger Matkasur versus Tadoba man he killed - both innocentWill Matkasur be branded maneater, chased down, tranquilised and bundled off to a zoo? Mercifully not. Government guidelines protect a tiger for three killings of humans. But political pressure to advance this threshold is common, prompting the question: who is encroaching on whose territory?
Dec 28, 2016
Poaching at all-time high, but tiger numbers still rose in 2016Its not been a great year for wildlife. More tigers and leopards were poached in 2016 than in any year of the previous decade, pangolins were killed in the hundreds while thousands of marine animals perished — this, due to the debilitating effect of climate change. Yet, the good news is that the number of tigers still rose.
Sep 22, 2016
Ken-Betwa link: First project in grand river interlinking scheme is lose-lose for people and wildlifeIn August 2005, UP, MP, and the Union of India signed an agreement to prepare the Detailed Project Report of Ken-Betwa link.
Aug 13, 2016
Not burning bright: Why tigers are in danger in India, despite rising numbersTigers have vanished from nearly 90 percent of its original range which extended from parts of Central Asia and Siberia to Indonesia.
Aug 10, 2016
Why translocating Asiatic lions from Gujarat to Madhya Pradesh is a disastrous ideaThe Supreme Court has not been made fully aware of the importance of Kuno-Palpur as a migration corridor for tigers and the threat of lion-tiger conflict. Because sandwiching lions between tigers would endanger both.