tiger range countries

Nepal’s tiger numbers up


July 29th, 2012 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, July 29 (IANS) Nepal Sunday reported an increase in the number of its tigers.According to the latest census report released on the occasion of World Tiger Day Sunday, Nepal ... Read more...

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India to help replicate Project Tiger in Russia, China


May 27th, 2012 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) Six countries, including Russia and China, have sought India's help to replicate Project Tiger, one of the most successful conservation programmes running in the country ... Read more...

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World Bank’s Bangladesh wildlife project


February 13th, 2012 - 3:47 am ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Feb 13 (IANS) The World Bank Sunday launched a wildlife conservation project here that will also cover three neighbouring countries, including India and Bhutan.The "Strengthening Regional Cooperation for Wildlife ... Read more...

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Heavy rain delays translocation of Kanha tigress to Panna


March 26th, 2011 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, March 26 (IANS) The "unusually" heavy rain that pounded parts of Madhya Pradesh Friday has delayed the translocation of a tigress from the Kanha National Park to Panna forest, ... Read more...

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India to reveal latest tiger numbers Monday


March 26th, 2011 - 12:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) On Monday, India will know how many tigers it really has when the latest tiger census is released. The new estimates are expected to be ... Read more...

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Protection of large-scale landscapes could triple Tiger numbers in Asia


January 26th, 2011 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 26 (ANI): Some of the world's leading conservation scientists have suggested that Asia's tiger reserves could support more than 10,000 wild tigers - 3 times the current number - if ... Read more...

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India, 12 others vow to double tiger numbers by 2022


November 25th, 2010 - 11:56 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, Nov 25 (IANS) A United Nations-led alliance to fight wildlife crime and eliminate threats to wild cats around the world has pledged to double tiger numbers by 2022 in India ... Read more...

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Countries plan to restore tiger population


October 22nd, 2010 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) Concerned over the dwindling tiger population, the 13 tiger range countries (TRC) here Friday finalised an ambitious global programme for restoring wild tiger population.The Global Tiger Recovery ... Read more...

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Save Tiger art work by Indian kids showcased in Indonesia


August 24th, 2010 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 24 (IANS) Twenty paintings by students of Global Art India aged between 5-15 years on the theme 'Save Tiger 1411' were displayed at the Second Ministerial Conference held at Bali ... Read more...

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Dhaka, Delhi join global move to save tigers


July 30th, 2010 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, July 30 (IANS) Bangladesh and India, home to the famous Royal Bengal tiger, will attend the 13-nation Tiger Conservation Summit in St. Petersburg in September to plan out urgent measures ... Read more...

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13 nations pledge to double tiger population by 2022


July 14th, 2010 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
Bali Island (Indonesia), July 14 (DPA) Thirteen nations, including India, Wednesday agreed to step up their conservation efforts with the aim of doubling the wild tiger population by 2022, officials said. Officials and ... Read more...

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Indonesia to host meeting on tiger conservation


July 6th, 2010 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) Indonesia will host a crucial meeting on tiger conservation July 12-14 to be attended by 13 tiger range countries, including India, China, Thailand and Russia. World tiger experts ... Read more...

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Tiger numbers dropped by more than 70 percent in last decade, says WWF


January 27th, 2010 - 4:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 27 (ANI): A new report from the WWF (World Wildlife Fund) has determined that the numbers of tigers in the wild in Southeast Asia have dropped by more than ... Read more...

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Nepal, China to sign pact to save the tiger


October 25th, 2009 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Oct 25 (IANS) Concerned at the spurt in the smuggling of rare animal organs and skins to China and India via Nepal, the coalition government of Nepal is pressing ... Read more...

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China not curbing tiger parts trade: conservationists


October 22nd, 2009 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) Tiger skin from India is being clandestinely sold in Chinese markets, but Beijing is turning a blind eye despite repeated warnings, conservationists said here Thursday following an ... Read more...

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New global programme to save tigers to link India


June 20th, 2009 - 12:36 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, June 20 (IANS) In a bid to save wild tigers from extinction, the Smithsonian Institution and the World Bank Group plan to link relevant institutions in India, China, Indonesia, ... Read more...

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Conservationists hail World Bank’s new mission to protect tigers (Lead)


June 10th, 2008 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) A leading global conservation organisation Tuesday welcomed the World Bank's latest initiative to protect tigers and urged the agency to review its development projects to harmonise it ... Read more...

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