Last Updated: Monday, October 07, 2013, 18:29
Assam government on Monday said it plans to give solar fencing in Kaziranga National Park (KNP) to protect the wildlife from poachers.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 19, 2013, 21:10
BJP president Rajnath Singh today demanded that the Centre intervene to stop the continuing rhino poaching in Kaziranga National Park in Assam where 31 of the animals have been killed so far this year.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 19, 2013, 18:21
Assam has got permission to arm its forest guards with weapons like AK-47s to fight heavily-armed poachers, the state`s Environment and Forest Minister Rockybul Hussain said Thursday.
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 18, 2013, 15:25
Killing of rhinos continued in the Kaziranga National Park in Assam with one more adult pachyderm falling to bullets of poachers who took away its horn.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 10, 2013, 21:28
Nine persons were Tuesday sent to judicial custody by a court here for allegedly killing an adult deer and consuming its meat in Kaziranga extended territory area in Assam`s Golaghat district.
Last Updated: Monday, September 09, 2013, 15:33
Two poachers allegedly involved in the recent killings of a rhino and removal of its horns in Kaziranga National Park were apprehended by police in Golaghat district.
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 04, 2013, 21:53
Another rhino has fallen victim to the bullets of poachers in Kaziranga National Park this week, taking the total number of the animals killed to 29 this year, officials said Wednesday.
Last Updated: Wednesday, August 21, 2013, 20:12
The central government has turned down the Assam government`s proposal for aerial surveillance of the Kaziranga National Park by drones, state Forest Minister Rockybul Hussain said on Wednesday.
Last Updated: Monday, August 19, 2013, 19:37
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has sought the Centre and the Assam government`s responses on a plea opposing expansion of the National Highway 37 stretch running through Kaziranga National Park.
Last Updated: Monday, July 15, 2013, 21:07
The flood situation in Assam on Monday showed some signs of improvement though 59 villages in three districts still reeled under water affecting nearly 30,000 people.
Last Updated: Sunday, July 14, 2013, 23:46
A rhino and an elephant were found dead in Kaziranga National Park today, forest officials said.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 11, 2013, 20:09
With no sign of relief from flood waters in Assam, the situation continued to remain critical as 27 more villages were submerged on Thursday.
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