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Tiger Zinda Hai: Judicial Lens

Sudhir Mishra and Simran Gupta talk about Project Tiger’s 50 years, the role of the judiciary and India’s success in doubling the tiger population

Project Tiger is a wildlife conservation project launched by the Government of India on April 1st 1973 to protect the Bengal tiger and its habitats. (Photo: Shutterstock)
Updated on Apr 09, 2023 06:02 PM IST

Gir pride: 18 lions in a single frame | Watch

According to forest department officials, this may be the largest number of Gir lions caught in a single frame.

Two prides of lions, consisting of 18 Asiatic Lions, at Gir National Park. (Photo courtesy:  Preeti Pandya)
Published on Jul 07, 2022 05:38 PM IST

Vaccine to stop killer CDV among lions in works

Canine Distemper Virus (CDV) is believed to be responsible for wiping out nearly one-third of the 3,000 lions in Serengeti National Park, Tanzania, in early 1994.

The Gir forests are the only natural habitat of the Asiatic Lions in western India. (AP Photo/Ajit Solanki)
Updated on Mar 18, 2022 06:26 AM IST
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