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Tigers facing doom in Bangladesh?

July 30th, 2011 - 10:32 am ICT by IANS
Dhaka, July 30 (IANS) Tiger, tiger burning bright - goes the saying. Not so for the big cats of Bangladesh. Recent discoveries of tiger skin and bones near the Sundarbans ... Read more...

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Animal organs worth millions seized at Guwahati airport

June 20th, 2010 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, June 20 (IANS) Customs officials Sunday seized a huge consignment of tiger bones and other animal parts estimated at a whopping Rs.10.66 million and destined for use in traditional medicines in ... Read more...

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Full-grown tiger skeletal seized in Guwahati

June 18th, 2010 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
Shilliong, June 18 (IANS) A full-grown tiger skeletal and pangolin scales worth Rs.2 crore meant to be smuggled to China was seized from Assam's international airport, a senior official said here Friday. ... Read more...

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Chinese medicine societies reject use of tiger bones

March 13th, 2010 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 13 (ANI): Reports indicate that a statement by World Federation of Chinese Medicine Societies (WFCMS), which has urged its members not to use tiger bone or any other parts from ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Hanoi restaurant owner found making tiger-bone paste

December 7th, 2009 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
Hanoi, Dec 7 (DPA) A Hanoi restaurant owner has been detained for making medicinal paste from the bones of rare wild animals, including tigers and monkeys, police said Monday. Tran Trong Binh, head ... Read more...

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China’s approved sale of endangered animal products spells doom for Indian tigers

September 3rd, 2009 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing/Mumbai, Sep.3 (ANI): The world's dwindling population of tigers could be pushed closer to extinction after China approved the sale of products extracted from endangered animals.The latest document issued by the Chinese ... Read more...

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Chinas reopening of tiger trade could wipe species off the face of the Earth

July 2nd, 2008 - 1:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 2 (ANI): Scientists and conservationists have expressed fear that if China reopens tiger trade, the species could be wiped off the face of the Earth.According to a new ... Read more...

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China still selling tiger bone wine in its animal parks

June 10th, 2008 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 10 (ANI): If reports are to be believed, illegal tiger bone wine is still being made and sold by some animal parks in China.Evidence emerged when researchers from a ... Read more...

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