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Tiger population in India


Why the wild tigers are on the rise

August 16, 2020 11:55 am

An interview with one of the big cats reveals disturbing truths behind its impressive numbers

Corbett has highest number of 231 tigers in country; 3 reserves in Mizoram, Bengal and Jharkhand have none: report

July 28, 2020 6:54 pm

According to the population estimation of tigers in reserves for 2018-19, Corbett has 231 tigers followed by Nagarhole and Bandipore reserves in Karnataka with 127 and 126 tigers respectively.

Goa: Tigress, 3 cubs poisoned, 3 locals held

January 09, 2020 3:19 am

Officials privy to the probe said the accused allegedly poisoned the animals because they had killed a cow and a buffalo belonging to them.

The right count

December 26, 2019 12:05 am

National Tiger Conservation Authority acknowledges need for greater transparency in census. Now, bring in peer review.

Madhya Pradesh set to get its seventh tiger reserve

October 04, 2019 7:12 am

A committee set up by the state government to finalise contours of the core and buffer areas of the proposed reserve, to be carved out of the Ratapani wildlife sanctuary, has submitted its report.

Law and order issues leading to drop in tiger numbers: Chhattisgarh officials

August 19, 2019 3:52 pm

Officials said in at least one tiger reserve -- Indravati - law and order in the form of Left-wing insurgency in Bijapur district of Bastar, where the reserve is located, was a big problem in habitat maintenance and data collection.

Madhya Pradesh loses two big cats to ‘territorial fights’

August 19, 2019 3:58 pm

A sub-adult, aged between 15 and 18 months, was found dead in Ghunghuti range of Umaria forest division on Tuesday. The forest department was able to reach the carcass on Wednesday, as the mother was in the vicinity.

Call of the tiger

July 31, 2019 12:25 am

Growing tiger numbers point to the urgency of devising conservation models that also work outside protected areas.

Tiger numbers double since 2006 but no presence in three reserves: Census

August 19, 2019 4:05 pm

This is also an incredible 210% rise from 1,411 recorded in 2006, according to the all-India estimation — ‘Status of Tigers, Co-predators, Prey and their Habitat, 2018’ — released by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday.

Madhya Pradesh reclaims ‘tiger state’ tag from Karnataka

August 19, 2019 4:12 pm

Chief Minister Kamal Nath said that if the tigers and forests in the country are safe today, the credit goes to former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi who ensured that the Lok Sabha cleared the Forests Act, 1980, despite opposition.