Corbett, Rajaji closed for visitors

The Jim Corbett and Rajaji tiger reserves of Uttarakhand were closed for visitors today for five months in view of the approaching monsoon which renders internal roads at the famous parks unsafe and unusable, especially for vehicles.

Uttarakhand gets its second tiger reserve - Rajaji National Park
Uttarakhand gets its second tiger reserve - Rajaji National Park

 Uttarakhand today got its second tiger reserve as the famous Rajaji National Park in state was formally granted the prestigious status.

New route opens for jungle safari at Rajaji National Park

A new route for jungle safari enthusiasts has been opened at the Rajaji National Park here giving them an opportunity to begin their excursion from Hathiwala Path.

Teenage Delhi girl trampled to death by elephant

A teenage Delhi girl was chased and trampled to death by a wild elephant in Rajaji National Park area after her family decided to take an ancient and heavily forested route to reach Neelkanth temple in Pauri district.

Man trampled to death by elephant

An elderly man was trampled to death by an elephant in Shaympur forest range near the famous Rajaji National Park in Haridwar district.

Population of striped hyenas at Rajaji National park on rise

he population of striped hyenas, a near threatened species, is on the rise in the Chilla and Gauhri ranges of Uttarakhand`s Rajaji National Park, a park official said.

Centre gives nod to tiger reserve status for Rajaji Park

The Centre has cleared a proposal to grant the famous Rajaji National Park in Uttarakhand the status of a tiger reserve.

Bahuguna for inclusion of Rajaji Park under Project Tiger

Uttarakhand government will send a proposal to the Centre seeking inclusion of Rajaji National Park under the ambit of Project Tiger, Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna said on Monday.

Two elephants found dead in U`khand

Two elephants were found dead in different parts of Uttarakhand, forest officials said here Monday.