Two jailed for killing endangered animal in Tibet

Two men were Monday sent to prison after being convicted of killing a kiang, a highly endangered Tibetan wild ass.

Saving Tiger a formidable challenge: CBI chief

It is a "formidable" challenge to protect India`s national animal - Tiger - from poaching and threat to its habitat, CBI chief Ranjit Sinha today told wildlife crime investigators from South Asia.

Traditional Chinese medicines contain `toxic ingredients`

Deep sequencing of 15 samples of traditional Chinese medicines has revealed undeclared, potentially toxic, and trade-restricted ingredients, a new study has claimed.

Microchip to help track Shanghai`s animals

Over 700 endangered animals kept in parks, zoos and by acrobatic groups here will soon get a microchip planted to track their numbers and living conditions.

Caviar fish now world’s most endangered group of animals

The latest version of the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species has declared caviar fish, as the most endangered group of animals.