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Assam: Manas National Park to get three rhinos, displaced from Kaziranga

All three rhinos are in good health and have been ear-tagged for easy identification.

Jan 06, 2018, 11:44 AM IST

Assam: Five poachers arrested, tiger skin seized in Barpeta

Five suspected poachers were arrested today and a tiger skin was seized in Barpeta district by Forest Department officials.

Jul 14, 2017, 20:36 PM IST

NGT asks Assam govt to release funds for Kaziranga park

The National Green Tribunal today pulled up the Assam government for its failure to release funds for protection of wildlife in Kaziranga and Manas national parks and directed it to make the amount available in two weeks.

Apr 22, 2015, 23:13 PM IST

75 Rhinos killed by poachers since 2013

At least 75 rhinoceros have been killed by poachers across different forests in Assam since 2013, the state Assembly was informed Friday.

Mar 13, 2015, 19:27 PM IST

19 swamp deer translocated from Kaziranga to Manas

Nineteen swamp deer have been translocated for the first time in the country from Kaziranga National Park to Manas National Park in Assam.

Dec 28, 2014, 17:19 PM IST

Following NDFB(S) attack, Manas National Park closed down

Manas National Park, a popular tourist spot inhabited by many tribals, has been closed for three days in the wake of killing by NDFB(S) terrorists today of at least 34 people in serial attacks in two districts of Assam.

Dec 24, 2014, 00:42 AM IST

Kokrajhar attack: Additional paramilitary forces being rushed to Assam

Additional paramilitary personnel were being rushed by Union Home Ministry to Sonitpur and Kokrajhar districts of Assam where NDFB(S) militants shot dead 34 people on Tuesday night.

Dec 23, 2014, 23:10 PM IST

Following NDFB(S) attack in Assam's Kokrajhar, Manas National Park closed down

Manas National Park, a popular tourist spot inhabited by many tribals, has been closed for three days in the wake of killing by NDFB(S) terrorists on Tuesday of at least 34 people in serial attacks in two districts of Assam.

Dec 23, 2014, 23:09 PM IST

Pygmy hog, Hispid hare found in Manas National Park

A survey carried out in the Manas National Park in western Assam last week has yielded results with the detection of the two highly endangered as well as elusive species like Pygmy hog (Porcula salvania) and Hispid hare (Caprolagus hispidus).

Mar 25, 2014, 19:19 PM IST

Committee to ascertain feasibility of trimming rhino horns

The Assam government has set up a committee to ascertain the feasibility of trimming horns on translocated and stray rhinos in the state.

Mar 20, 2014, 19:09 PM IST

Rhino translocated from Kaziranga to Manas National Park

A rhino, hand reared at the Centre for Wildlife Rehabilitation and Conservation (CWRC) in Kaziranga National Park, has been shifted to Manas National Park today.

Feb 20, 2014, 19:42 PM IST

Two rhinos from Kaziranga translocated to Manas

Two rhinos who were being nursed at the Kaziranga reserve Tuesday began their journey to Manas National Park with officials deciding to go ahead with their translocation.

Jan 28, 2014, 21:37 PM IST

Assam announces Rs1 lakh reward for information on poachers

The Assam government Tuesday announced a bounty of up to Rs1 lakh to anyone who can give information about poachers who have killed over 30 rhinos in the state this year.

Nov 26, 2013, 20:59 PM IST

Manas rhino loses life and horn

Poachers killed a one-horned rhino in Assam`s Manas National Park and decamped with its horn even as forest guards gunned down a poacher in a separate incident inside the sanctuary.

Oct 30, 2013, 20:05 PM IST

Rhino killed in Manas National Park

A rhino was killed and its horn removed in Manas National Park, a world heritage site, park sources said on Wednesday.

Oct 30, 2013, 15:05 PM IST

Kaziranga to reopen on November 1

Kaziranga National Park, famed for its one-horned rhino, will open for tourists on November 1.

Oct 28, 2013, 21:33 PM IST

Kaziranga to reopen on November 1

Kaziranga National Park, famed for its one-horned rhino, will open for tourists on November 1.

Oct 28, 2013, 18:40 PM IST

Rhino calf killed, horn taken

Forest officials in Assam`s Manas National Park have recovered the carcass of a male rhino calf, with its horn missing, an official said Wednesday.

Aug 07, 2013, 22:11 PM IST

Tiger sighted 1000 days after its release in the forest

A tiger, which was captured after it had killed two persons in Assam`s Sibsagar district and later released in Manas National Park, has been sighted recently.

May 01, 2013, 15:55 PM IST

`Rescued` tiger survives 1,000 days in Assam`s Manas

Wildlife Trust of India (WTI) executive director Vivek Menon said the adult male tiger was rescued from Geleki area in Assam`s Sivsagar district March 2010.

Apr 01, 2013, 19:14 PM IST