Post Delhi incident, Kerala zoo to tighten safety measures

The century-old zoological park here has tightened safety and precautionary measures, days after a youth was mauled to death by a white tiger when he fell into its enclosure at the Delhi Zoo.

Watch: The complete video of the disaster at Delhi zoo

In a shocking incident, a youth, a student of Class 12, on Tuesday was killed by a white tiger in Delhi zoo at around 1:30 pm.

Youth jumped into white tiger's enclosure: Delhi zoo

The Delhi zoo on Tuesday clarified that the youth, who was mauled to death by a white tiger, had "jumped into the enclosure" and did not slip and fall as claimed by some witnesses.

Danny's son Rinzing wants to play lead roles
Danny's son Rinzing wants to play lead roles

 It's time for Danny Denzongpa's son Rinzing to act on the big screen, but he is not keen to follow in his dad's footsteps and do negative roles. He wants to be the leading man in his Bollywood movies.

Tiger movement increases in TN Palayam forest range

The movement of Tigers has increased in four places at Thooka Naickken Palayam forest range with pug marks being noticed, forest officials said.

Forest officials justify shooting tiger which killed humans

The Maharashtra Forest Department justified shooting down a tiger on Tuesday evening in the forests near Dongahaldi village in Pombhurna tehsil of the district by stating that the big cat had claimed five human lives in seven attacks.

Govt seeks proposals for five more tiger reserves

Government has accorded "in principle" approval for creation of two new tiger reserves in the country and has sought proposals from states for giving the status to five more protected areas, Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar said today.

Salman Khan pets `tiger`

Salman Khan had a unique experience while he launched the trailer of ‘Roar: Tigers Of The Sundarbans’.

Only 3,200 tigers left in the wild: WWF

Of the 100,000 tigers that once roamed in the wild a century ago, only 3,200 are left behind, the World Wide Fund (WWF) for Nature has revealed in a report.

Two new tiger reserves get in-principle approval

Government today said that in-principle approval has been given for creation of two new tiger reserves in the country while final nod has been accorded for giving the status to three other protected areas.

Tiger lifts elderly man in Sundarbans

A tiger pounced on an elderly man and disappeared with him into the jungles in the Sundarbans, Forest department sources said.

MP govt gives Rs 1.5 lakh to kin of man killed by tiger

Madhya Pradesh government has given Rs 1.50 lakh compensation to the family of a 22-year-old man who was killed by a tiger in Khitauli range of Bandhavgarh tiger reserve.

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.

Man convicted over orangutan, tiger skulls in Australia

A man was Friday convicted on 24 charges of possessing illegal wildlife products, including orangutan and tiger skulls, following the biggest seizure of such items in Australian history.

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.

Royal Bengal Tiger dies

A Royal Bengal Tiger died due to age-related ailments today at Indore`s Kamala Nehru Zoo, a senior official said.

Sofia Vergara is a `tiger` in the bedroom

Sofia Vergara has admitted that she is a ` tiger` when it comes to her sex life and hopes that her businessman fiance Nick Loeb, appreciates her for it.

Sajid plans to dedicate `Heropanti` song to flute players

Producer-director Sajid Nadiadwala wants to dedicate the opening song of his upcoming film `Heropanti` to all the flute players.

White tiger for visitors in zoo

A white tiger, Kailash, which was brought here early this month from Sri Venkateshwara Zoological Park, Tirupati would be released from its quarantine ward for display to zoo visitors from tomorrow.

Tiger killed in territorial fight in Kanha Reserve

A tiger was killed in a territorial fight with another feline in Madhya Pradesh`s Kanha Tiger Reserve, forest sources said on Thursday.