India lauded for its commitment to tiger conservation

India has been hailed for its "unprecedented commitment" to save the endangered tiger by a prominent US-based wildlife body.

Chinese ‘endangered tiger’ killer gets 12 years in jail

A man who shot dead a rare tiger in S-W China was sentenced to 12 years in prison and fined 580,000 yuan (85,000 dollars), state media reported Tuesday.

Chinese superstition the biggest threat to tiger conservation

With China observing the year of the Tiger in 2010, conservationists across the globe fear the endangered mammal would be threatened more, as trade in tiger goods is likely to rise considerably.