Environmentalist Madhav Gadgil in favour, wants rational hunting okayed

Gadgil, the chairman of the Western Ghats Ecology Expert Panel, favoured the idea of culling of the big cats in Wayanad and suggested there should be licensed hunting outside India’s national parks.

published on : 19th January 2023

'Implement Witch Hunting Act, stop sorcery': NHRC directs Odisha government 

Acting on a petition filed by rights activist and SC lawyer Radhakanta Tripathy, the apex human rights watchdog has asked the Chief Secretary to regularly monitor the implementation of the act. 

published on : 8th August 2022

The Police hunt for man who robbed woman in Karnataka's Kundapur

Police sources said that the incident happened between 4.15 pm and 4.25 pm on Friday when Devaki went to recieve her son Advik who was arriving in a school bus.

published on : 7th August 2022

Man held for hunting wild cat inside Sorakolathur reserve forest

A case was registered under the Wildlife Protection Act, 1972, and Santhosh was arrested and remanded in judicial custody in Tiruvannamalai Sub-jail for 15 days. Further probe is on.

published on : 29th June 2022

Chaitra Parab: Hunting video leaves forest department in Semiliguda in spot

The incident which reportedly took place two days back has put the Forest department on its toes as the annual festival continues to pose serious risks to wildlife. 

published on : 26th April 2022

Tiger, tiger, not burning bright: 115 big cats died in 2017 across the country

The highest number of 30 tiger deaths was reported from Madhya Pradesh, followed by 25 in Maharashtra and 17 in Assam.

published on : 2nd January 2018