Death of Tusker: Amimal rights groups fault Wildlife dept

The tragic death of a temple elephant after it bogged down in marshy land at Kochi has sparked protests from animal rights campaigners, alleging that neglect by the wildlife department was responsible for the incident.

3 lakh relief for kin of persons killed in man-animal conflict

Jammu and Kashmir government will enhance to Rs three lakh compensation for the next of kin of those persons killed in man-animal conflict in the state.

Agra engineering college official jailed for lake pollution

The registrar of an engineering college on the Delhi-Agra highway was Monday sent to jail by an Uttar Pradesh court here for polluting a lake, a wildlife department official said.