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Thursday, Jan 23, 2020


Nov 27, 2019 20:10
The new NTCA guidelines to catch such animals are progressive. They should now be applied for leopards too read more
Nov 05, 2019 23:56
Out of 142, 80 died natural deaths, six died unnatural deaths not attributed to poaching, 13 deaths are under scrutiny while 31 were killed by poachers read more
Sep 04, 2019 05:56
Camera trapping has shown tiger presence in Kedarnath at about 3,600 metres above sea level. In Sikkim also their presence has been confirmed at about 3,300 metres above sea level. read more
Aug 24, 2019 07:41
The cub will be mature enough by then to take care of herself, state forest department and National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA) officials said. read more
Aug 07, 2019 11:44
A wiser move would be to adopt the NTCA’s model of benefit-sharing with indigenous people living on the fringes of reserves, as laid down in the forest rights act (FRA). read more
Jul 31, 2019 07:47
Mining and linear projects pose a threat to both tiger corridors and habitat. read more
Jul 27, 2019 00:08
The All India Tiger Estimation results for 2018 will be released on Monday by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, along with a report evaluating the effectiveness of tiger reserves. read more
Jun 20, 2019 12:26
Under the original tiger reintroduction program of National Tiger Conservation Authority started in 2008, around 20 tigers were to be reintroduced in Sariska Tiger Reserve read more
Jun 08, 2019 23:20
While some forest officials attributed ST-16’s death to a heat stroke, others said administering the tranquilliser in the afternoon heat may have proved fatal. read more
Mar 20, 2019 04:20
Spread across 148 sqkm, Tipeshwar Wildlife Sanctuary is home to four adult tigers – one male and three female, nine sub-adult tigers, and seven cubs (all three to four months old). read more
Mar 19, 2019 04:16
The tigress, named T-4, was injured in the neck by a nylon wire snare in September 2017. T-4, since then, had remained elusive and was spotted again on May 5, 2018. read more
Jan 19, 2019 23:26
A committee investigating the killing of tigress Avni, or T-1, in a Maharashtra forest has determined that controversial hunter, Asghar Ali Khan, was guilty of shooting her to death without being authorised to do so by the state’s chief wildlife warden... read more
Jan 07, 2019 16:23
Authorities at the Sariska Tiger Reserve said the government is yet to release the budget for the current financial year despite several reminders. read more
Jan 02, 2019 00:15
A total of 23 leopards died in road accidents in the state — the highest in the country. read more
Dec 05, 2018 10:06
On November 2, Avni was shot dead by a team of forest staff members, and Asghar Ali, the son of independent sharpshooter Nawab Shafat Ali Khan, who was hired by the forest department. The department wanted to either tranquilise the animal or kill it,... read more