Kaziranga

National Green Tribunal directs Assam government to improve sensor barriers in Kaziranga

National Green Tribunal directs Assam government to improve sensor barriers in Kaziranga

A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Swatanter Kumar directed the Assam government to file an affidavit and inform it about the technical and operational aspects of the barriers.​

Aug 13, 2017, 12:38 PM IST

Assam floods: At least 23 dead, 5 lakh affected

Floods in Assam have claimed 23 lives up to now and 5 lakh people are affected due to prevailing situation. Around 1100 villages are suffering from water logging problem. Watch to know more.

Jul 12, 2017, 11:41 AM IST
BBC to be banned from filming in protected areas for five years?

BBC to be banned from filming in protected areas for five years?

However, a BBC spokesperson said the British public broadcaster had not yet received any notification of a ban.

Mar 01, 2017, 23:40 PM IST

Anthrax outbreak in Kaziranga following floods in Assam, seven wild buffaloes dead

At least seven wild buffaloes were found dead in the famous Kaziranga National Park in Assam on Sunday following the outbreak of deadly anthrax, a media report said.

Aug 14, 2016, 18:10 PM IST
Assam flood situation grim, 29 dead, 36 lakh people affected; Centre announces compensation

Assam flood situation grim, 29 dead, 36 lakh people affected; Centre announces compensation

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh assured the state government all possible help to deal with the situation.

Jul 30, 2016, 19:20 PM IST
Rajnath Singh leaves for flood-stricken Assam

Rajnath Singh leaves for flood-stricken Assam

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday left for Assam to take take stock of the situation in flood affected areas of the state.

Jul 30, 2016, 12:31 PM IST

'British royals Kaziranga visit will heighten global awareness'

Noted elephant trainer and conservationist Parbati Barua feels the visit by Prince William and Kate Middleton, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, to Assam's Kaziranga National Park will spur global awareness on conservation of rhinos and elephants, as well as other species.

Apr 13, 2016, 23:22 PM IST
Prince William, Kate Middleton take jeep safari in Kaziranga

Prince William, Kate Middleton take jeep safari in Kaziranga

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Prince William and Kate Middleton on Wednesday an open jeep safari through the Kaziranga National Park in Assam.

Apr 13, 2016, 23:13 PM IST

Assam Assembly elections: Tough fight between AGP, Congress at Bokakhat

Congress and AGP with both fighting neck and neck to woo the voters on April 4.

Apr 02, 2016, 21:04 PM IST
Another rhino killed in Assam's Kaziranga park

Another rhino killed in Assam's Kaziranga park

Poachers have killed yet another one-horned rhino at the Kaziranga National Park in Assam but failed to take away the horn, an official said on Saturday.

Oct 03, 2015, 23:41 PM IST
NGT slams Assam govt over delay in report on Kaziranga

NGT slams Assam govt over delay in report on Kaziranga

The National Green Tribunal has slammed Assam government for delay in preparing a project report on measures to curb growing wildlife casualties due to vehicular movement on the national highway passing through the Kaziranga National Park.

Sep 30, 2015, 19:17 PM IST

Assam minister violates law, enters Kaziranga with firearm

Assam Forest Minister Atuwa Munda entered the Kaziranga National Park - a world heritage site famous for one-horned rhinos - with a firearm dangling from his waist, "violating" the wildlife act.

Apr 11, 2015, 21:26 PM IST
Number of rhinos in Assam's Kaziranga up, says census

Number of rhinos in Assam's Kaziranga up, says census

The number of world famous one-horned rhinos in Assam's Kaziranga National Park has increased to over 2,400, according to a latest census released on Saturday.

Mar 28, 2015, 19:37 PM IST

Rhino killed in Kaziranga

An adult rhino was Wednesday killed and its horn removed by poachers in Assam's Kaziranga National Park.

Mar 04, 2015, 18:48 PM IST

Assam to set up wildlife museum in Kaziranga

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi Friday announced that the state government would set up a state-of-the-art interpretation centre and wildlife museum with modern 3D shows at Kaziranga.

Jan 30, 2015, 23:16 PM IST

Forest guards kill three poachers in Kaziranga National Park

Kaziranga: Three poachers were on Wednesday killed in two encounters with forest guards in Kaziranga National Park in Assam.

Jan 14, 2015, 12:24 PM IST

2 rhinos killed by poachers in Kaziranga, horns removed

Carcasses of two rhinos with their horns removed were found in Kaziranga National Park, taking the total number of the species killed in this week to four in Assam.

Jan 11, 2015, 20:09 PM IST

Rhino calf seriously injured by tiger in Kaziranga

A rhino calf, seriously injured by a tiger, was recovered in Kaziranga National Park on Monday.

Nov 24, 2014, 18:25 PM IST

Rhino killed by poachers in Kaziranga

Kaziranga: The bullet-riddled carcass of a rhino was found from Kaziranga National Park in Assam Thursday.

Nov 20, 2014, 14:35 PM IST

Eastern Swamp Deer census begins in Kaziranga

The seventh census of Eastern swamp deer began today in the four ranges of Kaziranga National Park.

May 09, 2014, 00:42 AM IST