The wildlife authorities in Zimbabwe on Sunday confirmed that a lion named Jericho is still alive and dismissed the report of his death. Jerico was a companion of Cecil, a well-known lion who was killed by an American hunter in early July.
Zimbabwe has linked a Pennsylvania doctor to an investigation into illegal lion hunting, naming him on Sunday as a client of a safari operator accused of breaching regulations, a week after an American dentist was accused of illegally killing the country`s most famous lion, Cecil.
Uncertainty surrounded the fate of another lion from Zimbabwe`s Hwange National Park Saturday after a conservation group reported that Jericho, brother of the lion slain by American dentist Walter Palmer, had also been killed.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is on a three-day tour of Germany, was on Tuesday accorded a ceremonial welcome when he arrived here from Hannover.The welcome at the Federal Chancellery was attended by German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
"Jal" actress Tannishtha Chatterjee will soon start shooting for her next Hollywood project "Lion", that will also feature other Indian actors like Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Priyanka Bose and Deepti Naval. The shoot will start in Kolkata, Saturday.
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The Gujarat government has reconstituted its Wildlife Crime Cell by roping in experts from BSF and Forensic Science Laboratory (FSL) for effective implementation of anti-poaching operations in the state.
The Gujarat Forest Department has initiated an inquiry into an alleged incident of cruelty to a sick and helpless lioness by an unidentified man in Gir forest in the state, which is home to more than 400 Asiatic lions.