Fourth giant panda dies from life threatening virus in China
Fourth giant panda dies from life threatening virus in China

A fourth giant panda has died from a life threatening virus in northwest China's Shaanxi Province, becoming the latest casualty in the past two months at a same rescue centre.

Virus scare: Take urgent measures, Centre to tiger range states

Concerned over the spread of a deadly virus common among dogs, the Centre today asked all tiger range states to take precautionary measures to protect the big cats.

Tiger range states cautioned against lethal virus

The National Tiger Conservation Authority`s (NTCA) move comes after recent media reports about spread of Canine Distemper Virus (CDV) in tigers in countries like Indonesia and Russia.