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Eight months after maneating tigress was shot dead, her cub gives officials the slip

So far, the cub has sidestepped a wide net spread across out Yavatmal’s forests in Maharashtra and has angrily lunged at an elephant carrying a team of tiger-catchers.

Conservationists support efforts to capture or kill man-eater tigress

A global signature drive has also been initiated in some countries to garner support against shooting the animal.


Bombay High Court dismisses PIL against Pandharkawda tigress shooting

The petitioners had pointed out that the September 4 order of the Principal Chief Conservator of Forest (Wildlife) A K Mishra had put the capture of the two cubs first followed by the tranquilisation of the tigress or shooting her if the situation warranted.

Odisha: Woman killed ‘by tigress’, villagers thrash forest officials

In June, a 195-kg tiger was shifted from Kanha Tiger Reserve in Madhya Pradesh to Satkosia, a first case of inter-state relocation. Days later, a tigress was also relocated from Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve.

Cubs To Be Captured: Shoot orders issued for Ralegaon tigress after deaths of 3 villagers

The man-tiger conflict in Vidarbha has seen three tigers being shot dead since 2007. Scores of human deaths have since been reported. 

Chandrapur tiger attacks: Five deaths in five months, forest dept gears up to trap the big cat

"We have intensified patrolling in the area and have also summoned Special Tiger Protection Force to man the area and provide security to people, who have got busy with sowing operations now," Deputy Conservator of Forest (Brahmapuri) Kulraj Singh said.


Maneater tiger shot in Nilgiris...

For days, special teams have been combing the difficult forest terrain with tranquiliser guns to capture and release the tiger far away from human habitation.

Maneka intervenes, UP drops plan to kill maneater

The tiger, suspected to have strayed into human setttlements from the Jim Corbett National Park, has killed five persons in Moradabad.

Tiger that killed three in Mysore caught

Chief Conservator of Forest (CCF) H C Kantharaj said the tiger was shifted to Mysore Zoo by evening,where it would be rehabilitated.

Maneater tiger shot near Kaziranga

Even as dwindling number of tigers in Assam has become a matter of concern,authorities have shot dead a full-grown tiger just west of Kaziranga National Park.