Big cat on prowl near Paris `not tiger`

French authorities searching for a mysterious big cat spotted prowling around a town on the outskirts of Paris revealed Friday it was unlikely to be a tiger as initially suspected.

Big cat spotted in Himachal?

Himachal Pradesh`s wildlife officials have begun looking for a tiger spotted in the Renuka wildlife sanctuary in Sirmaur district.

Tiger count in AP over 100, says Forest Department

The number of tigers in Andhra Pradesh could be over 100 and their habitat is expanding, facilitating the growth of the big cats, a top Forest Department official said today.

Fighting chance for India`s tigers: Poaching declines

In cheering news for wildlife conservationists, tiger poaching dropped nearly 60% in 2011 as compared to the previous year.

Another human killed by big cat in Bahraich dist

The badly mauled body of a 45-year-old man has been found from the Katarniya Ghat wildlife reserve in Uttar Pradesh`s Bahraich district, sending panic waves in the area of a man eater on the prowl.

Big cat spotted for first time in Buxa Tiger Reserve

In a rare moment for North Bengal`s Buxa, where no big cat has been spotted since its creation in 1983, a Royal Bengal tiger has been spotted in the reserve and captured on film.

Tigers have bigger brains than its cat rivals

As the king of the jungle, the lion may have the brawn, but it is the tiger that has the brains, scientists claim.