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CAG pulls up Coal India for avoidable expenditure


September 4th, 2012 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 4 (IANS) India's official auditor said Tuesday that state miner Coal India Ltd (CIL) could have saved at least Rs.20 crore had it initiated prudent action ... Read more...

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Tiger rescued from well, to be let off in the wild (Lead)


February 7th, 2011 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, Feb 7 (IANS) A tiger, which had fallen into a dry well near the Chameli forest area, was finally extricated Monday evening after a three-hour rescue operation, a wildlife official said.The ... Read more...

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Over thousand wild animals killed in Madhya Pradesh


December 9th, 2010 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Dec 9 (IANS) Over a thousand wild animals, including seven tigers and 22 leopards, died in Madhya Pradesh in the last four years even while Rs.100 crore were spent to conserve ... Read more...

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Panna to get two Kanha tiger princesses in December


November 24th, 2010 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Shahnawaz Akhtar Bhopal, Nov 24 (IANS) Come December and two tiger princesses will make a 450 km journey from Madhya Pradesh's Kanha National Park to their new home in the picturesque Panna ... Read more...

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Tigress’ death shakes Madhya Pradesh into action


June 2nd, 2010 - 12:02 pm ICT by IANS
By Sanjay Sharma Bhopal, June 2 (IANS) A tigress' death due to a vehicle hit in Madhya Pradesh's Bandhavgarh tiger reserve has galvanised authorities into action. Two tourist routes inside the park ... Read more...

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Tigers get more space in Maharashtra’s forest reserves


May 7th, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by ANI
Chandrapur (Maharashtra), May 7 (ANI): Wildlife experts at Tadoba-Andheri Tiger Reserve (TATR) in Maharashtra have welcomed a state government decision to issue notice for a buffer zone around its currently existing area. ... Read more...

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‘Homesick’ tiger to be kept under 24×7 surveillance


December 27th, 2009 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Dec 27 (IANS) The "homesick" tiger that strayed from Panna tiger reserve and was found in Tendukheda forest region of Madhya Pradesh's Damoh district will now be kept under round-the-clock surveillance, ... Read more...

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Cold kills two tiger cubs in Pench National Park


December 24th, 2009 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Dec 24 (IANS) Two tiger cubs have died of cold in the Pench National Park in Madhya Pradesh, an official said Thursday. "Severe cold conditions leading to lung congestion proved fatal for ... Read more...

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Madhya Pradesh sets up special force to protect tigers


July 5th, 2009 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
By Sanjay Sharma Bhopal, July 5 (IANS) With its tiger population dwindling sharply over the last two years, a worried Madhya Pradesh government will deploy a Special Tiger Protection Force in its three ... Read more...

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Leopard dies in Bhopal national park


June 4th, 2009 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, June 4 (IANS) A 16-year-old leopard, Sheru, died at the Van Vihar National Park here Thursday, the second death of a big cat in as many days, a wildlife official said. "Sheru ... Read more...

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Madhya Pradesh to help raise funds for tiger conservation


June 13th, 2008 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, June 13 (IANS) All national parks in Madhya Pradesh will now have offices of the Tiger Foundation Society which would help raise funds for tiger conservation, officials here said. The field ... Read more...

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Officials, NGOs welcome more money to save tigers


February 29th, 2008 - 7:41 pm ICT by admin
(Second Lead, Changing Dateline)New Delhi/Nagpur, Feb 29 (IANS) Conservationists and wildlife department officials across India have welcomed Finance Minister P. Chidambaram's announcement Friday to allocate Rs.500 million to help the critically endangered ... Read more...

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