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Jul 19

India’s wild tiger population rises 33% in four years

India’s wild tiger population rises 33% in four years The Guardian Prime minister says increase after conservation efforts is ‘historic...
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Jul 19

India floods: Tired tiger takes nap in resident’s bed

India floods: Tired tiger takes nap in resident's bed BBC News A female tiger which fled a wildlife park in...
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Jul 19

NTCA to boost tiger protection in western Terai arc of U’khand & UP

  NTCA to boost tiger protection in western Terai arc of U’khand & UP The Pioneer  Senior forest department officials...
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Jul 19

Over 9000 arrested for wildlife poaching between 2012-2018: Environment Ministry

As per the National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA), which keeps records of tigers and leopards, there have been 141 cases...
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Jun 19

Prey densities falling in Nepal’s wildlife areas

Prey densities falling in Nepal's wildlife areas Last year in September, Nepal grabbed global headlines for nearly doubling its tiger...
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May 19

Don’t pose with tigers

Its very tempting in Thailand and South East Asia to take a selfie with a cute tamed tiger – but...
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Feb 19

Tiger spotted in Gujarat walked all the way from Ratapani in MP

BHOPAL: The tiger that trekked 300km over two years to reach Gujarat — the second longest recorded dispersal — is...
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Feb 19

India can’t handle more tigers say wildlife experts

As habitats shrink, country nears its capacity to manage the big cat, say experts While conservation efforts are aimed at...
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Feb 19

Supermom: With 4 newborns, MP tigress sets record of delivering 30 cubs

BHOPAL: Supermom ‘Collarwali’ – the incredibly fertile tigress at Madhya Pradesh’s Pench Tiger Reserve – has delivered four more cubs. This is her 8th litter...
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Feb 19

Tiger count report likely in May

The Wildlife Institute of India (WII) has said its nationwide survey of tiger count is nearly 80% complete and the...
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Jan 19

Doubling tiger population by 2022 not biologically realistic

In 2010, the 13 tiger range countries pledged to double the number of tigers by 2022 under the Global Tiger...
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Jan 19

India recorded 95 tiger deaths in 2018, 41 outside reserves

According to the National Tiger Conservation Authority’s (NTCA) records till December 15, 2018, there were 95 cases of tiger deaths...
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Jan 19

Nepal’s tigers set to double in population

Tigers have long been a symbol of strength in Asia as potent as the symbol of dragons.  Ornate water buffalo...
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Jan 19

Tigers in 41 of 50 reserves could go extinct: Study

DEHRADUN: Scientists working towards conservation of tiger population in Wildlife Institute of India (WII), Dehradun have indicated the need to...
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