Syndicate claiming to sell tiger parts from India busted

Syndicate claiming to sell tiger parts from India busted

Authorities in Malaysia have busted a syndicate that claimed to be selling tiger parts allegedly sourced from India and arrested three Indian nationals, a global wildlife trade monitoring network said Wednesday.

Feather plucking sounding death knell for peacocks

Feather plucking sounding death knell for peacocks

 Forcible plucking of peacock feathers is leading to large number of deaths of the majestic national bird of India, experts have warned.

Poaching of tigers on in protected forests: Study

Poachers are hunting down big cats in highly secured protected forests in the country despite having programmes involving crores of rupees for their conservation, two major global conservation organisations claimed.