Two more sniffer dogs to guard Kaziranga rhinos from poachers

 Jorba, the lone sniffer dog deployed in Assam's Kaziranga National Park to combat rhino poachers, will now have company.

Rhino killed by poachers near Orang National Park

The body of a bullet-riddled rhino with its horns removed was found by forest guards in Sonitpur district of Assam Tuesday morning.

'SMART' software identifies poaching hotspots

British researchers have developed a new software to better identify where poachers operate in protected areas.

Two poachers arrested in Assam's Morigaon district

Two poachers, suspected to be involved in elephant poaching, were today arrested in Morigaon district.

Two poachers arrested with carcasses of blue bulls in UP

Two poachers were Thursday arrested after they were caught by villagers with bodies of blue bulls in Kailmudi village in Bahjoi area here.

Another rhino killed in Kaziranga National Park, toll reaches 10 this year
Another rhino killed in Kaziranga National Park, toll reaches 10 this year

In yet another case of illegal poaching, one more world famous one-horned rhino has been killed in Assam's Kaziranga National Park, taking the number to 10 since January this year.

Poachers turned conservationists in Sunderbans

Poachers have turned conservationists in the Sunderbans, giving a ray of hope to conservationists for saving the world's largest mangrove forest which is facing threat from rising sea level and climate change and the wildlife there.

Elephant torso found, tusk removed

 The torso of an elephant was found with its head and tusk cut off in Alipurduar district on .

Foresters rescue tiger cub caught in poachers' trap

A tiger cub was injured when some poachers allegedly tried to trap the animal in a snare in the core area of Madhya Pradesh's Kanha Tiger Reserve (KTR).

CBI arrests two poachers from Chhattisgarh

CBI on Saturday arrested two alleged poachers from Chhattisgarh during the combing operations and also recovered huge cache of animal parts including tiger teeth, elephant tusks, tortoise shells etc.

75 Rhinos killed by poachers since 2013

At least 75 rhinoceros have been killed by poachers across different forests in Assam since 2013, the state Assembly was informed Friday.

Leopard skin seized in Odisha

Forest officials in Odisha on Thursday seized the skin of a leopard, which was suspected to have been killed by poachers inside Similipal National Park about six months ago.

Rhino killed in Kaziranga

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

2 foreign journalists held in Mozambique

Two journalists, a German and a Swede, were held briefly by police while investigating rhino poaching in southern Mozambique, one of them has said.

At least 19 Malian elephants killed by poachers

Motorcycle-riding poachers have killed at least 19 elephants over the past month, officials said Wednesday, marking a significant blow to a rare grouping that lives in a part of central Mali where al-Qaida and other extremists have been active.

Spotted deer killed by unidentified poachers in UP

A spotted deer was killed with sharp-edged weapons by unidentified poachers in Panahpur village, police said today.

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.

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.

Another rhino killed in Assam
Another rhino killed in Assam

Barely a week after the year's first killing of a rhino at the Kaziranga National Park in Assam, another rhino has been found killed in the park, its horn sawed off.

Poachers kill this year's first rhino in Assam

Poachers Sunday killed this year's first one-horned rhino in Assam's Kaziranga National Park and took away its horn, officials said.