Global alliance commits $80m to save world`s wild cats and ecosystems

Many environmental philanthropists have agreed to provide funding to change the course of wild cat protection through Panthera, an organization dedicated to ensuring safety to wild cats through scientific leadership and conservation action.

Virus scare: Take urgent measures, Centre to tiger range states

Concerned over the spread of a deadly virus common among dogs, the Centre today asked all tiger range states to take precautionary measures to protect the big cats.

World`s oldest big cat fossil found in Tibet

A fossil discovered in Tibet promises to fill a significant gap in the mystery shrouding the evolutionary origin of panthers, scientist here have said.

Tiger numbers up by 20% in four years

The number of tigers in the country has witnessed an increase of 20% from 2006-2010.

Tigers’ evolution

Tigers began evolving 3.2 mn yrs ago, along with the snow leopard.