Drone to track tigers and check encroachers in Sundarbans
Drone to track tigers and check encroachers in Sundarbans

To track the movement of tigers and encroachers in protected forest areas, a drone would soon be flying in the Sundarban delta.

NCP raises eyebrows over two brand ambassadors for tiger project

Against the backdrop of Maharashta government requesting cricketer Sachin Tendulkar and Bollywood mega star Amitabh Bachchan to work for the cause of tigers in the state, NCP leader Sachin Ahir Monday expressed reservations over two brand ambassadors for a single project.

Relocate people in tiger reserve within time frame: Panel to Centre

A parliamentary panel has asked the Centre to ensure that the three-phase relocation programme of people living inside the core area of Mudumalai Tiger Reserve (MTR) is implemented within the stipulated time frame.

MP CM lauds conservation efforts at Panna Tiger Reserve

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has praised the tiger conservation efforts undertaken at the Panna Tiger Reserve, while chairing the 12th meeting of the State Wildlife Board here, it was officially announced here Wednesday.

Big B to become Maharashtra's 'Tiger Ambassador'
Big B to become Maharashtra's 'Tiger Ambassador'

 Megastar Amitabh Bachchan will now use his charisma to protect tigers. The 72-year-old actor has accepted the Maharashtra government's invitation to become a brand ambassador for its ambitious Tiger Conservation projects, Finance and Forests Minister Sudhir Mungantiwar said here on Monday.

Tiger found dead in Madhya Pradesh

A decomposed carcass of a tiger on Sunday was found in Kurai Range of the Pench Tiger Reserve near here, an official said.

Maharashtra requests Tendulkar, Bachchan to help save tigers
Maharashtra requests Tendulkar, Bachchan to help save tigers

The Maharashtra government has written to cricketer Sachin Tendulkar and actor Amitabh Bachchan requesting them to be brand ambassadors for its tiger conservation project, it was announced here on Monday.

Delhi zoo gets record 22 lakh visitors this summer

 Around 22 lakh people visited Delhi zoo this summer with white tiger Vijay, who mauled a youth to death, and a King Cobra being the crowd-pullers.

Relocate Tiger T-24 to Ranthambore National Park: Experts

Stating that Tiger T-24 alias 'Ustad', which was shifted out after the alleged death of a forest guard in May, was not a "man-eater", wildlife experts have urged Rajasthan Government to relocate the tiger to its habitat in Ranthambore National Park (RNP) at Sawaimadhopur.

Fisherman attacked, dragged away by tiger in Sundarbans

A tiger attacked and dragged away a fisherman into the forest at Pirkhali Dobanki in the Sundarbans in West Bengal, forest department officials said Thursday.

Man missing as tiger drags him away in Sunderbans Reserve Forest, another injured

One person was dragged by a tiger while another was injured while trying to save his companion at Benir Pheli jungle in Sunderbans Reserve Forest this afternoon.

Wild tiger spotted in Bannerghatta Biological Park, Bengaluru
Wild tiger spotted in Bannerghatta Biological Park, Bengaluru

Authorities have confirmed sighting of a wild tiger in the Bannerghatta Biological Park (BBP), near the IT city here.

Escaped tiger from Georgia zoo shot after killing man
Escaped tiger from Georgia zoo shot after killing man

A tiger that escaped from Tbilisi zoo in a freak flood mauled a man to death in the Georgian capital on Wednesday before being gunned down by police, officials said.

LeT guerrilla who attacked police arrested in Kashmir

A Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) militant who had attacked policemen and was planning to carry out more subversive activities, has been arrested in Jammu and Kashmir`s Shopian district, police said on Saturday.

Watch: Fearless crane takes on two tigers at China zoo!
Watch: Fearless crane takes on two tigers at China zoo!

In a dramatic 'bird versus tiger' brawl, a red-crowned crane was seen fearlessly fighting off against two attacking tigers at a zoo in China.

48 tigers in non-protected Chandrapur forest areas: Survey
48 tigers in non-protected Chandrapur forest areas: Survey

As many as 48 tigers have been found to be inhabiting outside the protected areas in forests of Chandrapur district in Maharashtra, taking their number to 120 in the zone which is home to Tadoba Andhari Tiger Reserve (TATR).

Madhya Pradesh: Tiger mauls farmer

A 50-year-old man was mauled by a tiger in Kurai forest area near here Monday.

Steps to improve habitat, security at Buxa as experts doubt presence of tigers
Steps to improve habitat, security at Buxa as experts doubt presence of tigers

With tiger experts raising doubts about the presence of big cats in Buxa Tiger Reserve (BTR) in north Bengal, authorities have decided to improve habitat, prey base and ensure protection in the reserve before considering their relocation in it.

Tiger kills five-year-old in Bihar national park

A tiger mauled a five-year-old child to death in a national park in Bihar's West Champaran district, a forest official said on Friday.

Shifting of Ranthambore tiger to Udaipur zoo draws flak from wildlife experts
Shifting of Ranthambore tiger to Udaipur zoo draws flak from wildlife experts

A wildlife enthusiast has filed a PIL at Delhi High Court to protest against the translocation of a tiger at Ranthambore Tiger Reserve to Udaipur's Sajjangarh Biological Park.