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11 lions dead in past 11 days in Gir forest, state government orders inquiry

While Gir Forest officers have claimed that the lions died due to lung infection, the principal chief conservator of forest said that they died due to infighting.

Sep 21, 2018, 11:48 AM IST

Colorado mother wrestles with mountain lion after it attacks 5-year-old son

A Colorado mother managed to fight off a mountain lion that attacked her 5-year-old son.

Jun 20, 2016, 13:52 PM IST

US senator introduces `CECIL` act to curb trophy hunting

 Urging Americans to curb trophy killings and not be "cowardly lions," US lawmakers introduced legislation Friday that would prevent the kinds of controversial hunting that brought down Zimbabwe`s beloved beast Cecil.

Aug 01, 2015, 00:42 AM IST

US opens probe into killing of 'Cecil the lion' in Zimbabwe

US authorities opened a probe Thursday into the killing of a beloved lion in Zimbabwe, as the American doctor who hunted the big cat remained in hiding amid mounting global outrage.

Jul 31, 2015, 00:01 AM IST

Lion killed after attacking seven persons

A lion was allegedly killed by
a group of men in self-defence after the animal attacked them
near a village close to the Gir wildlife sanctuary in Junagadh
district here on Tuesday, forest officials said.

Mar 23, 2010, 18:28 PM IST