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Moscow circus tiger urinates on visitors


July 13th, 2012 - 9:04 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 13 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A tiger from a Moscow circus urinated on the audience in the VIP zone during a show in Kazakhstan.The male tiger, Kesha, was ordered to ... Read more...

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Third tiger found dead in UP


May 28th, 2012 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 28 (IANS) Sending forest officials into a tizzy, a third tiger has been found dead in a week in Uttar Pradesh - this time at the Dudhwa National ... Read more...

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Tigers in Goa? Forest minister dodges queries


August 8th, 2011 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Aug 8 (IANS) Goa Forests Minister Filipe Neri Rodrigues questioned the existence of tigers in the state Monday, nearly two years after a male tiger was poached on the ... Read more...

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The only white tigress of Patna zoo dies


July 3rd, 2011 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, July 3 (IANS) The only white tigress of Patna zoo died after prolonged illness, an official said Sunday.Tejaswani died Saturday due to a blockage in her intestines as revealed ... Read more...

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Tiger found dead near Jim Corbett National Park


February 6th, 2011 - 8:33 pm ICT by ANI
Nainital, Feb 6(ANI): A tiger was found dead in the western Terrai forest divisions bordering the Jim Corbett National Park in Uttarakhand on Sunday.Though tiger deaths always bring questions about poaching ... Read more...

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Poisoning may have killed Sariska tiger: Minister


November 17th, 2010 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
Alwar, Nov 17 (IANS) Environment and Forests Minister Jairam Ramesh Wednesday did not rule out the possibility of the tiger in Rajasthan's Sariska Tiger Reserve being poisoned to death early this week.Ramesh, ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Tiger found dead in Sariska


November 15th, 2010 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Nov 15 (IANS) A tiger has been found dead in Rajasthan's Sariska Tiger Reserve, an official said Monday.The carcass of the tiger was found late Sunday evening by forest officials who ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Tiger found dead in Uttar Pradesh


November 12th, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 12 (IANS) The carcass of a male tiger, suspected to have been killed by another feline in a territorial clash, has been found in a forest area of Uttar Pradesh's ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

World biggest hybrid cat is half lion, half tiger!


November 9th, 2010 - 4:51 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 9 (ANI): A wildlife reserve in the US has unveiled the world's biggest hybrid cat - which is half tiger, half lion - or a liger.Aries was presented to the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Russell Gifts ‘Machli’ To Katy Perry As Her Wedding Gift


October 26th, 2010 - 3:49 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 26, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): It was reported initially that Katy Perry has gifted her newly married hubby a vintage car Ford Capri as a wedding present. Now, it is the ... Read more...

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Bengal tiger which killed three goats trapped


October 23rd, 2010 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 23 (IANS) A Royal Bengal tiger, which strayed away from a protected area and killed three goats, was trapped Saturday in West Bengal's Sunderbans area, a forest official said."The tiger, ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Tiger found dead in Ranthambore


October 22nd, 2010 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Oct 22 (IANS) A four-year-old tiger was found dead Friday in Rajasthan's Ranthambore National Park and wildlife officials suspect it could have died fighting with another male tiger.The big cat's body ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Fugitive tiger returns to Rajasthan


October 17th, 2010 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Oct 17 (IANS) A male tiger which attacked dozens of villagers in Uttar Pradesh after straying from Rajasthan's Ranthambore National Park has returned to its home state and is reportedly taking ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

‘Man-killer’ tiger to be tranquilised


August 28th, 2010 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 28 (IANS) A male tiger, which is believed to be responsible for eight human killings in Uttar Pradesh since May, has been formally declared "man-killer" and will be tranquilised soon, ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Tiger kills man in Uttar Pradesh


August 27th, 2010 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 27 (IANS) Feline fear continues to haunt villagers in Uttar Pradesh after a tiger killed a man near a forest in Shahjahanpur district - the eighth case of human-killing by ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Tigers relocated in Rajashthan reserves to revive breeding


July 21st, 2010 - 1:13 pm ICT by ANI
By Lokendra SinghJaipur, July 21 (ANI): A genetically compatible male tiger from Ranthambore Tiger reserve has been relocated to the Sariska Tiger reserve in Alwar District, Rajashthan, reviving hopes for tiger breeding ... Read more...

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Two tigers to be relocated to Sariska reserve


July 9th, 2010 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, July 9 (IANS) Two tigers will be relocated from the Ranthambore National Park in Rajasthan's Sawai Madhopur district to Sariska Tiger Reserve in Alwar, an official said. "A team of experts visited ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Bandhavgarh tigress died due to vehicle hit, say officials


May 21st, 2010 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, May 21 (IANS) A tigress which died in Madhya Pradesh's Bandhavgarh National Park Wednesday succumbed to internal haemorrhage, confirming apprehensions that it was hit by a vehicle, officials said Friday. "The autopsy ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Sariska to get two more tigers


May 10th, 2010 - 10:58 am ICT by IANS
By Anil Sharma Jaipur, May 10 (IANS) The Sariska tiger reserve in Rajasthan is all set to get a tiger and a tigress from the Ranthambore national park, to add to the three ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Trapped Sundarbans tiger to be released Sunday


March 20th, 2010 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 20 (IANS) A tiger from the Sundarbans biosphere reserve, which strayed into a village on the outskirts and was later tranquilised, would be released back into the forest Sunday, according ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Mystery surrounds death of tiger in Uttar Pradesh


January 9th, 2010 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 9 (IANS) Mystery surrounds the death of a tiger whose carcass was discovered four days ago in a forest area in Uttar Pradesh's Lakhimpur district as the autopsy report has ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Lucknow Zoo authorities treating tiger for cancer


November 22nd, 2009 - 6:33 pm ICT by ANI
Lucknow, Nov 22 (ANI): Lucknow Zoo authorities, aided by veterinarians, are treating a man-eater tiger diagnosed with cancer.Two - and - half year old male tiger 'Kishen' had killed five people before ... Read more...

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Panna tigresses to get male companion in a fortnight


October 11th, 2009 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Sanjay Sharma Bhopal, Oct 11 (IANS) Lonely times are over for the two tigresses of Panna Tiger Reserve. A suitable match has been found and the male tiger will be shifted ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Tiger relocation in Madhya Pradesh park delayed


September 25th, 2009 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Sep 25 (IANS) Two tigresses in the Panna national park in Madhya Pradesh, earlier slated to get a male companion Friday, will now have to wait at least for another four ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Scouting for male company for Panna’s tigresses!


September 24th, 2009 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Sanjay Sharma Bhopal, Sep 24 (IANS) Two tigresses at the Panna National Park in Madhya Pradesh will soon have male company. This will be the third Royal Bengal tiger to be relocated ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

One more tigress dies in Madhya Pradesh


September 18th, 2009 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Sep 18 (IANS) One more tigress was found dead at the Kanha National Park in Madhya Pradesh, an official said Friday. The partially eaten body of the tigress was found in the ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

A tiger returns home after four months of treatment


July 23rd, 2009 - 8:24 pm ICT by ANI
Sunderbans(West Bengal), July 23(ANI): A 12 year-old male tiger returned to his familiar territory of the Sunderban Tiger Reserve in West Bengal on Wednesday after four months of treatment in captivity.The tiger ... Read more...

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Situation in 16 tiger reserves truly alarming: Minister


July 7th, 2009 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) The situation in 16 of the country's 37 tiger reserves is "truly alarming" and calls for "appropriate interventions" if they are not to lose all their ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Madhya Pradesh to have special tiger protection force soon


May 29th, 2009 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, May 29 (IANS) The Madhya Pradesh government will soon set up a special force to protect the tiger reserves in the state, a forest department official said Friday. "The Special Tiger Protection ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Decomposed body of tiger recovered in Bandhavgarh


May 9th, 2009 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, May 9 (IANS) Yet another tiger, the second in a fortnight, has been found dead in Madhya Pradesh's Bandhavgarh National Park, its director said Saturday. He, however, ruled out the possibility ... Read more...

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Madhya Pradesh now plans to shift tigers to Panna reserve


March 10th, 2009 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
By Sanjay Sharma Bhopal, March 10 (IANS) Having successfully shifted two tigresses to Panna Tiger Reserve recently, the Madhya Pradesh forest department now plans to move a tiger too there as the ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Wanted: a match for a female tiger


February 12th, 2009 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Feb 12 (IANS) Authorities at the Tata Steel Zoological Park in Jamshedpur are desperately looking for a match for nine-year-old Shanti, a tigress. The zoo authorities are concerned as Ben and ... Read more...

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Tiger killed in turf war in Madhya Pradesh


January 19th, 2009 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Jan 19 (IANS) A four-year-old male tiger was killed in a turf war with another tiger in Madhya Pradesh's Kanha National Park, officials said Monday. The tiger's body, with deep bruises, ... Read more...

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Tiger kills woman in Kanha reserve


October 7th, 2008 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Oct 7 (IANS) A tiger is believed to have killed a middle-aged woman in Kanha Tiger Reserve, an official said Tuesday. "The partially eaten body of a middle-aged woman, Sukhna Bai, ... Read more...

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Sundarban tiger was killed by poachers: official


October 7th, 2008 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 7 (IANS) A tiger carcass was found floating on the river in West Bengal's Sundarbans Monday, and the wildlife officials confirmed Tuesday that the big cat was killed by wildlife ... Read more...

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