WII plans Rs 260 cr proj for reintroducing cheetah in India

Cheetah, which became extinct from the country about seven decades back, may find a home in India if the Centre agrees to fund WII`s Rs 260 crore project for reintroducing the feline in
Nauradehi wildlife sanctuary in Madhya Pradesh`s Sagar district.

Tigress shifted to Panna tiger reserve from Pench

A tigress has been shifted from Pench Tiger Reserve to the Panna Reserve here where the number of the female big cats has been dwindling.

Gujarat to undertake census of Great Indian Bustard

The Gujarat government will soon undertake a census of the Great Indian Bustard, one of the most critically endangered flying bird species in the world, to ascertain its exact population.

Techie in Pune tries to hack into tiger`s digital collar

In a first of its kind case, a cyber expert based in Pune tried to hack into the digital collar of a tiger which was in Madhya Pradesh to track the movements of the big cat.

Goa should be part of Tiger Reserve Complex: WII

The WII has suggested inclusion of Goa as a part of the Tiger Reserve complex complimenting the sanctuaries in Maharashtra and Karnataka.

Do tigers have AIDS? Govt says `no`

Is there any evidence of HIV/AIDS in lions and tigers, asked an MP in August 2010.

Sariska villagers protest relocation

Hundreds of people Tuesday blocked the main entrance of the Sariska tiger sanctuary, protesting relocation of their villages falling within the reserve.

NTCA to conduct tiger census in India annually

The National Tiger Conservation
Authority (NTCA) has decided to annually conduct tiger census
in all the tiger reserves of the country from next year.

‘Relocate villages from tiger reserves’

Dr K Shankar, a research coordinator at WII, says the Project Tiger was a success.

‘Relocate villages from tiger reserves’

Dr K Shankar, a research coordinator at WII, says the Project Tiger was a success.