Sri Lanka bans phones in safari park to save leopards

Sri Lanka's largest safari park banned the use of cell phones today to stop leopards and other wildlife being killed by speeding vehicles which have been tipped off about their whereabouts.

Three tigers spotted at Namdapha Tiger Reserve

Three tigers spotted at Namdapha Tiger Reserve

Three tigers have been spotted at Namdapha Tiger Reserve (NTR) during a recent tiger estimation and monitoring expedition using camera trapping exercise.

 Four leopards die in Tripura zoo

Four leopards die in Tripura zoo

Four leopards have died in the zoo at the Sipahijala sanctuary in past four days due to protozoa infection, zoo authorities said on Friday.

'India, Russia working actively to save rare wildlife species'

India and Russia are actively working together for protection of rare wildlife species, including tigers and leopards, and a working group, formed consequent of the bilateral cooperation signed over 10 years ago, will soon hold its next meeting in this regard.

Four leopard skins seized in Himachal, two held

Two people were arrested in Himachal Pradesh and four leopard skins seized from them, a police official said Tuesday.

Leopards change activity patterns in response to tigers and humans

Leopards change activity patterns in response to tigers and humans

A new study has revealed that leopards do change their activity patterns in response to tigers and humans, but in different ways.

First GPS-collar study reveals how leopards co-exist with humans in India

First GPS-collar study reveals how leopards co-exist with humans in India

 A new first-of-its-kind GPS-collar study has recently revealed how leopards in India live with people.

Leopards reside along with human beings, find researchers

Leopards reside along with human beings, find researchers

 Outside their protected areas, leopards often reside in human habitats, but avoid encounters with people, a new study shows.

Two leopards found dead in Bengal tea garden

Two leopards were found dead in a tea garden in West Bengal's Darjeeling district, forest officials said Tuesday.

Dogs make most of leopards' diet in rural India: Study

Dogs make most of leopards' diet in rural India: Study

In India's human-dominated agricultural landscapes where leopards prowl at night, it is not livestock that is on the menu but the man's best friend - dog.

Rare Sri Lankan leopards born in French zoo

Two rare Sri Lankan leopard cubs have been born in a zoo in northern France, a boost for a sub-species of which only about 700 remain in the wild, the head of the zoo said today.

Two leopards found dead in and around the Gir forest area

Two leopards were found dead today in and around the Gir forest and its surrounding areas.

Two `man-eater` leopards shot in Himachal, NGO raises doubts

Both the leopards were shot dead by the former - first Aug 11 and the second Aug 21.

Two leopards found dead in Uttarakhand

Two leopards have been found dead in different parts of Uttarakhand, forest department sources said here today.

India’s wildlife: Trapped between official apathy and poaching

Animal killing for economic gains is the most atrocious aspect of man-animal relationship.

Now, tigers and leopards targeted by Maoists

Pushed to a corner after "Operation Biswas", a police drive to contain Maoists, the rebels have now struck upon a new strategy to collect funds, police say.

Goa`s woods has leopards occupying highest area: Census

The territory of leopards in the forests surrounding Goa has gone up to 1,611 sq km, according to a census report.

Amur Leopard National Park opens in Russia

A 261,000-acre national park in Russia`s Far East created to protect Amur leopards began operating this week.

Kashmir officials start radio collaring of leopard

Wildlife protection officials had fixed a radio collar on a bear in the Dachigam National Park.

Hema Malini to take up the cause of leopards

Hema Malini was not at home when a leopard strayed into her bungalow at Dindoshi, Goregaon from the Sanjay Gandhi National Park (SGNP) last month. Now the veteran actress is geared up to take up the cause of the big cats.