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429 tigers killed by poachers since 2008, reveals RTI reply

In 2018, 22 tigers were killed, down from 25 in 2017 and 48 in 2016, it stated in a written response.

published on : 16th January 2019

India vs Bahrain: Blue Tigers one step away from history

Bahrain, ranked 113, are the better unit technically and their ranking does not do them justice. The West Asian nation hold the edge when it comes to head-to-head record.

published on : 14th January 2019

NTCA seeks report on missing tigers from Ranthambore reserve

India’s top body for welfare of tigers, has sent a letter demanding a factual update from the state following complaint by wildlife activist Ajay Dubey, seeking an inquiry into the missing big cats.

published on : 14th January 2019

India vs Bahrain: Coach Stephen Constantine confident of Asian Cup knock-out qualification 

India face Bahrain on Monday in their final group stage match and a victory will ensure the Blue Tigers a spot in the Round of 16.

published on : 12th January 2019

Over 25 people killed in tiger attacks in 2018, Lok Sabha was told

Fifteen people were killed in Maharashtra alone, while four people were killed in Uttar Pradesh.

published on : 4th January 2019

Tiger-scare in Kawal reserve rouses officials from sleep, but briefly

The forest officials have begun talking about rehabilitation of Rampur, Maisampet, Mallyal, Alinagar and Dongapelli villages situated in the core area of the tiger reserve.  

published on : 24th December 2018

Why big cats stay away from Kawal Tiger Reserve

Popular opinion claims that it is the unchecked activities of teak wood smugglers in the reserve that has put the tigers off from staying.

published on : 19th December 2018

China to continue strict bans on trading of rhino, tiger products: official

Since Nov 13, the NFGA has been staging special crackdown campaigns that target the illegal trade of rhinos, tigers, their byproducts and related illegalities, Huang told a news conference.

published on : 13th December 2018

‘Mortality rate of tigers, elephants in Karnataka not alarming’ 

Death of three elephants and two tigers in Karnataka due to varying reasons in past one week has triggered concerns.

published on : 30th November 2018

Emraan Hashmi's 'Tigers' review: Gripping dramatisation of an unsettling real-life story

The growling befits the film’s leading man, Emraan Hashmi, an undeniably talented actor so well past the erotic purring of his early years.

published on : 24th November 2018

Two tiger cubs crushed by train in Maharashtra

The cubs had been spotted several times by the villagers of Junona near Lohara in Chandrapur district. At around 7.30 am on Thursday, they were found dead on the tracks

published on : 16th November 2018

Struggles and strengths in times of conflict

Ummath’ is a result of Sri Lankan author Sharmila Seyyid’s struggles in a society wrought with religious fundamentalism.

published on : 25th September 2018

State-wide protest by DMK against AIADMK on October 3, 4

The AIADMK has announced state-wide public meetings on September 25 seeking 'trial' of DMK and Congress for "war crimes" against Tamils in the 2009 Sri Lankan civil conflict.

published on : 23rd September 2018

Papikondalu edgy as tribals spot tigers moving in forest area

The movement of tigers has been observed in the Papikondalu forest area of Chintur mandal in East Godavari district, Rajamahendravaram chief conservator of forests Shanti Priya Pandey said on Saturday

published on : 26th August 2018

International Tiger Day: What lies ahead for the big cat in the wild?

This International Tiger Day on Sunday, India can take solace in the fact that it remains the nation with the largest tiger population.

published on : 28th July 2018
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