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Royal Bengal tiger


Royal Bengal tiger, unwell for two months, dies at Delhi zoo

September 21, 2019 9:11 am

Rama was born in the Mysore zoo in 2011 and “gifted” to the Delhi zoo in 2014. It was one of the three yellow Royal Bengal tigers here, and stayed at beat number 5.

Mumbai: 12-yr-old tiger suffering from cancer dies in Sanjay Gandhi National Park

May 30, 2019 1:16 am

The tiger, Yash, was suffering from embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma and had been operated upon in August 2018 and March this year to remove a granuloma, a type of tumor on its lips, officials said. “The male tiger was born in 2008 to Basanti and Palash and had a growth on its face, for which it was being treated,” Chief Conservator of Forest said.

Bengal tigers may not survive climate change, new study says

May 07, 2019 2:39 pm

Changes wrought by a warming planet will be “enough to decimate” the few hundred or so Bengal tigers remaining in Sundarbans, Australian and Bangladeshi researchers reported in the journal Science of The Total Environment.

Tiger in the snow

December 05, 2018 1:00 am

The big cat now roars in the high altitudes of Arunachal Pradesh. But sustaining its fragile population will be a challenge

Hear her roar: The tigress that stalks an Assam village

August 30, 2018 1:11 pm

From November 2017 to August 2018, the tigress has killed 39 animals. But for reasons best known to the villagers of Borobazar, she still roams, unscathed and free.

Tiger killed in Lalgarh forest: Two booked

April 15, 2018 5:09 am

“We have registered a complaint against two people who are suspected to have been present when the incident took place,” said Chief Wildlife Warden Ravi Kant Sinha.

After 107 years, a rare tiger in Junglemahal, an army of officers on its trail

March 16, 2018 1:58 pm

For a fortnight now, an army of Forest Department and police officials have been scouring the dense forest, armed with tranquiliser guns, cages with live baits, binoculars, search lights and drones.

Six held with tiger skin, bones in Assam's Manas National Park

July 14, 2017 6:44 pm

Manas National Park field director HK Sarma said the arrested persons have confessed to have gunned down the tiger sometime in April inside the Panbari range and were looking for a customer to dispose it off when they were caught.

Namdapha National Park: 3 Royal Bengal tigers spotted by camera trapping

April 18, 2015 1:35 am

The last time a camera trapping exercise was done in Namdapha was in 2011-12, when only one tiger was spotted.

Cyclo-walk for Bengal tiger

November 03, 2013 12:22 am

Led by avid trekker and Thane resident Sunil Joshi,54,the walk will be undertaken from December 14-February 10.