Want to know how many tigers and elephants are in Jharkhand? Wait for three months

The exercise will be conducted with the help of a camera trapping technique, and an indirect count method involving pug mark technique and pellet count.

Sep 23, 2021, 17:35 PM IST

Watch: Tigers at Ranthambhore National Park enjoy their day in natural water pool

Tigers in the Ranthambhore National Park, Rajasthan were seen enjoying their day playing in a natural water pool.

Aug 02, 2021, 15:19 PM IST

India witnesses increase of 741 tigers within 4 years, nation houses 70% of global tiger population

In 2014, these five zones had 2,226 tigers which jumped to 2,967 in 2018.

Jul 28, 2020, 23:47 PM IST

Roar gets louder: First ever camera trap evidence of successful breeding of tigers in Assam's wildlife sanctuary

The sanctuary is a buffer of Kaziranga Tiger Reserve and the results are an outcome of 15 years of hard work and effort, said the Kaziranga National Park and Tiger Reserve on July 26 taking to micro-blogging site Twitter. 

Jul 27, 2020, 23:08 PM IST

Tiger on the loose from Oakland Zoo, officials soon after say all animals accounted for

Oakland Zoo told the local media that all the animals in the Zoo are safely secured in the facility.

Jun 01, 2020, 11:32 AM IST

Tiger turnaround: How over 75,000 frames captured by camera traps helped

The tiger census was carried out on 3,81,400 sq km in 20 tiger-occupied states, in which camera traps were used at 26,838 locations in a span of 1.5 years.

Jul 31, 2019, 15:24 PM IST

Authorities seek tiger reserve status for Nandhaur Wildlife Sanctuary in Uttarakhand

Nandhaur Wildlife Sanctuary is situated close to the Nandhaur river in Kumaon region of the state and spread over an area of 269.5 square km.

Apr 15, 2019, 15:47 PM IST

'Artsy' stories not staying behind: Emraan on digital platforms

Bollywood actor Emraan Hashmi, who will be seen in the Netflix project "Bard of Blood", says he finds the digital platform interesting for new stories.

Dec 20, 2018, 13:51 PM IST

ZEE5 announces its first Hindi original film, TIGERS

The movie shows Emraan Hashmi exposing his company for making a baby formula which is killing infants with the help of IBFAN.

Nov 12, 2018, 12:37 PM IST

International Tiger Day: What lies ahead for the big cat in the wild, wild world

“He is two months old. He is hungry. Scared. He is wondering when his mother is coming back.” Gunshot echoes. “Maybe she is not.” And then, an ominous message that flashes across the TV screen, "Just 1411 left".

Jul 29, 2018, 09:39 AM IST

Only 13% of world's tiger conservation areas meet global standards: Report

Tigers are one of the most poached and most hunted animals in the world, which has led their population to be listed as 'endangered species'.

Mar 01, 2018, 11:26 AM IST

The problem tigress of Nagpur's Bor Tiger Reserve: This is why her life is under debate

In June 2017, the Bombay High Court quashed an order by the Maharashtra Forest Department to shoot the tigress in Bramhapuri itself after her killings were reported. 

Oct 12, 2017, 12:07 PM IST

Tigers to roar again in Kazakhstan after 70 years

According to the project which is being supported by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF), the animals will be reintroduced in the Ili-Balkhash region.

Sep 08, 2017, 17:25 PM IST

Satellite collars can save big cats in the wild, say biologists

Domestic animals are easy prey for a carnivore. Attacks on them often lead to retaliation the world over by locals.

Aug 24, 2017, 14:21 PM IST

58 tigers in Kerala's two tiger reserves: Forest Minister

As per a tiger census conducted at the national level in 2010, considered as authoritative figure, there were 38 tigers in Parambikulam spread over 643 sq feet area and 34 in Periyar that covers an area of 925 sq feet.

Aug 18, 2017, 14:21 PM IST

Famed sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik pledges to protect big cats on International Tiger Day

Presenting a terrific sand art image of the big cat on social media site Twitter, Pattnaik urged people to unite to save tigers by protecting their habitats.

Jul 29, 2017, 13:58 PM IST

International Tiger Day 2017: Most enthralling tiger destinations around the world

Tiger reserves and national parks not only offer you a thrilling experience to watch these big cats relax in their habitat, but they also portray nature at their ultimate best.

Jul 29, 2017, 09:08 AM IST

Inhuman act: Live donkey fed to tigers in China zoo – Watch shocking video

A video of a live donkey fed to tigers in China zoo has gone viral on Internet.

Jun 07, 2017, 12:50 PM IST

Man-animal conflict: 59 tuskers, 121 tigers, 450 humans died last year

Environment Minister Anil Madhav Dave said in a written reply that out of the 31 people, who died of tiger attacks in 2015-16, the highest toll of 18 was reported from West Bengal.

Mar 20, 2017, 19:25 PM IST

Large mammals ideal ambassadors for conservation

A public declaration made last year by the same scientists had called for a global plan to prevent the world`s large mammals from slipping into oblivion.

Mar 14, 2017, 22:20 PM IST