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Rajasthan's Ramgarh Vishdhari Sanctuary notified as tiger reserve

May 17, 2022 2:55 pm

According to "Status of Tigers in India" report released in 2019, there are 2,967 tigers in 20 states across the country.

Exercise to track tigers and mega herbivores completed in several reserves in Karnataka

February 09, 2022 10:10 pm

MM Hills wildlife sanctuary, yet to be notified as the sixth tiger reserve in Karnataka, will begin the survey from February 10

Woman forest guard killed by tigress in Tadoba-Andhari Tiger Reserve

November 20, 2021 7:28 pm

Tiger attacks on forest staffers are very rare. Earlier, in 2012, a forest guard was killed by a tiger near a water hole. In 2017, a forest labourer was killed in TATR.

Telangana census puts tiger count at 14; department says actual number could be 26-28

July 17, 2021 12:14 am

The ATR is spread across 2611.4 sq km over Nagarkurnool and Nalgonda districts of Telangana. It is the second largest tiger reserve in the country in terms of core area and sixth largest among 51 tiger reserves in the country in terms of total area.

Rajasthan to develop corridor connecting 3 tiger reserves

July 07, 2021 7:23 am

Senior officials from the Rajasthan forest department say that in April, the state government had sent the proposal to develop the Ramgarh Vishdhari sanctuary for tigers.

Explained: Why India's first inter-state tiger relocation project failed

March 30, 2021 8:38 am

Five-year-old tigress Sundari spent 28 months in captivity in Satkosia Tiger Reserve, Odisha before she was tranquillised on Tuesday and relocated to Madhya Pradesh.

What camera traps saw during survey: More domestic dogs than tigers in major reserves

August 03, 2020 11:34 am

Experts say the proliferation of dogs and livestock, mostly feral and abandoned, inside forests carries the risk of transmission of various diseases to wildlife.

Explained: Why Pilibhit is a hotspot of man-tiger conflicts

July 28, 2019 8:26 am

Pilibhit Tiger Reserve is one among the two tiger reserves in the country -- the other is the Tadoba-Andhari reserve in Maharashtra -- that has seen increased man-animal conflict in recent years.

Tiger kills, eats tigress in Madhya Pradesh's Kanha reserve

January 21, 2019 3:43 pm

Asked about the possibility of the tiger seen around the carcass having eaten it, Krishnamurthy said cannibalism was "not uncommon" among tigers. He, however, said scavengers also might have eaten the feline after it was killed.

Odisha: Satkosia remains on edge as tigress continues attacks on humans, cattle

October 22, 2018 12:56 pm

Journalist Raghunath Sahu, who was in the area to cover the second killing by Sundari, was admitted to a local hospital after she sprang on him. Witnesses said Sahu was filming the body being carried by the police and forest officers.