Latest News on Wildlife Crime
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Jun 01, 2018
Revenue Intelligence arrests two for smuggling gibbons, exotic birds from Bangladesh borderThe Directorate of Revenue Intelligence apprehended two individuals attempting to smuggle exotic animals and birds into India on Thursday.
Oct 09, 2017
Web apps and tools alerting authorities of illegal wildlife trade awarded at ZoohackathonThe Zoohackathon competition was supported by the US Embassy, Ministry of Environment, TRAFFIC India and WWF-India.
Jul 10, 2017
Odisha: Police seize contraband wildlife products in Bargarh, arrest threePolice and crime branch seized contraband wildlife ivory, pangolin scales and bear nails from the three accused
Jun 17, 2017
Madhya Pradesh temple priest arrested for online trading of animal partsA temple priest in Khargaone was arrested by a team of officials led by Delhi-based Wildlife Crime Control Bureau (WCCB) in connection with online trading of wild animal parts and preparing medicines from them
Apr 13, 2016
Cabinet nod to adopt SAWEN statute to check wildlife crimesThe South Asia region is very vulnerable to illegal traffic and wildlife crimes due to presence of precious biodiversity and large markets.
Feb 01, 2016
The Maneka Gandhi column: What's scaly, eats ants, and is the most poached animal in India?It has come as a shock to me that the pangolin (or scaly anteater) is the most poached animal in Asia.
Aug 26, 2014
To stop poaching , special tracking system will be made for tigers, says JavadekarWith poaching being the largest threat to tigers, a specialised tracking system will soon be launched in the country's 47 tiger reserves to curb wildlife crimes, Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar said today.
Jun 11, 2014
Wildlife poacher Bheema, wanted in several cases, arrestedA notorious wildlife poacher, wanted in a number of cases by several states has been arrested by the officials of Lansdowne forest division of Uttarakhand.