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RTI reveals 384 tigers killed in India in last 10 years in India

The information was given by the Wildlife Crime Control Bureau or WCCB in response to a Right to Information (RTI) query filed by Noida-based advocate Ranjan Tomar

NTCA to continue with tiger relocation in Odisha

“The modalities of the relocation project will be deliberated upon,” Principal Chief Conservator of Forests Sandeep Tripathy said.


Mumbai: Three tiger cubs crushed under train

Chandrapur Chief Conservator of Forest Rama Rao said: “They were crushed under the Ballarpur-Gondia train.”

Madhya Pradesh tiger found dead in Odisha reserve, relocation project on hold

In June, the 195-kg tiger was shifted to revive Satkosia’s dwindling big cat population, which had reportedly come down to two — both of them ageing tigresses.

China decides to shelve plans of lifting ban on trade of rhino horn, tiger parts

The shelved plan would have put India’s one-horned rhino population under increased threat from poachers. Concerns had been raised in India as well In with Assam Forest minister Parimal Suklabaidya raising concern that the decision may give a boost to rhino poachers.

Nagpur: Fresh plea in Yavatmal man-eater tigress case

An intensive operation is on to catch or shoot tigress T1 and catch her two cubs alive in the Ralegaon area of  Yavatmal district,  where 13 people have died in tiger attacks since June 2016.


Maha govt calls back rescue team to capture ‘man-eating’ tigress alive after Maneka Gandhi intervenes

The sudden move follows an intervention by Union Minister Maneka Gandhi, who is believed to have opposed Khan's involvement in the operation, which began last week after the Supreme Court upheld the shoot order against the man-eater tigress.

First Inter-state translocation project: Tiger shifting from Madhya Pradesh to Odisha may have violated SOP

In June, a 195-kg tiger was shifted from MP’s Kanha Tiger Reserve to Odisha’s Satkosia. Days later, a tigress was also relocated from Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve.

Tigress found dead in UP's Sohagi Barwa Wildlife Sanctuary

The carcass of the tigress was spotted on Friday by some villagers in the Ganeshpur beat, which comes under the sanctuary's Madhwaliya range, Forest Range Officer Imtiyaz Ahmad said.

Tiger spotted in Madhupur forest: Officials

“Although some of them said they had seen a tiger, we could not confirm it. We decided to lay seven camera traps at different locations in Lalgarh, out of which two were in the Madhupur forest zone. These two cameras caught the animal on Friday morning.”

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Celeb spotting: Anushka Sharma, Kangana Ranaut, Vicky Kaushal and others

Anushka Sharma, Virat Kohli, Kangana Ranaut, Vicky Kaushal, Ananya, Tiger, Tara, Aditi Rao Hydari, Shilpa Shetty, Kangana Ranaut, Kiara Advani and a few others were clicked by our photographers today.

Today in pics: White tiger mauls youth to death

A white tiger at Delhi Zoo mauled to death a youth after he fell into its enclosure on Tuesday afternoon.


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VIRAL: Video of tiger chasing tourists in Maharashtra goes viral

The video showing a tigress chasing a tourist vehicle in the buffer zone of Tadoba-Andhari Tiger Reserve( TATR) in Chandrapur district set alarm bells ringing in TATR administration. The road where it happened has been closed for safari rides.

What tiger census tells us about the population in India: News in Numbers

The killing of T1 or Avni, the tiger, in Maharashtra has led to much controversy. It’s worth looking at what the numbers in the tiger census tell us.