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Wednesday, August 04, 2021



Cheetah to be re-introduced in India from Africa in November: MP govt

May 23, 2021 6:44 pm

The cheetah was declared extinct in India in 1952, and is expected to be re-introduced into the country in November this year at the Kuno National Park in Madhya Pradesh.

Looking for Cheetah, and the call of the wild

March 28, 2021 8:39 am

Strangely enough, if you look at our history, you will find that it was the hunting reserves of the shikaar-loving princely states and the British that had the highest number of wild animals.

How India can be an opportunity for cheetah, and why it will take time

March 01, 2020 2:37 pm

The reintroduction of cheetahs in India can be very useful for the species, and obviously very important for the biodiversity of India’s grassland ecosystems, an expert explains.

SC allows Centre to bring African cheetah to suitable wildlife habitat in India

January 28, 2020 12:45 pm

The apex court set up a three-member committee, comprising former director Wildlife of India Ranjit Singh, DG of Wildlife of India Dhananjay Mohan, and DIG, Wildlife, Ministry of Environment and Forests to guide the NTCA in taking a decision on the issue.

What would be the animal qualities humans would like to have?

November 16, 2014 1:00 am

To have the acceleration of a cheetah would be great, but only if coupled with the stamina of wolves, so you can keep up that pace all day.

Cheetah dies in Junagadh zoo

October 16, 2012 2:33 am

A female cheetah brought from Singapore died at the Sakkarbaug zoo in Junagadh district.

IAF to procure 12 choppers for Siachen operations

October 14, 2012 10:01 am

The Cheetals are being procured as there is a delay in the acquisition of new Light Utility Helicopters.

Centre seeks Supreme Court nod to bring cheetah

September 19, 2012 6:02 am

Four months ago,the court stayed proposed move to get cheetah from Namibia.

‘MP needs cheetahs from S Africa,not lions from Gir’

April 03, 2012 4:15 am

The Gujarat government on Monday suggested to the Supreme Court that instead of relocating Asiatic lions to the neighbouring Madhya Pradesh,efforts should be made to relocate the cheetah,extinct in India,from South Africa to MP.

Col,2 Majors killed in Nagaland copter crash

August 19, 2010 2:44 am

An Army Colonel and two Majors were killed when their Cheetah helicopter crashed near Viswema village,south of Kohima...