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Angry villagers burn alive captured leopard

March 24th, 2011 - 10:57 pm ICT by IANS
Kalagarh (Uttarakhand), March 24 (IANS) A mob of about 300-400 villagers poured petrol on a caged leopard and burnt it alive on the outskirts of the Corbett National Park here, ... Read more...

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Growing elephant deaths in Orissa raise alarm

October 7th, 2010 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
By Jatindra Dash Bhubaneswar, Oct 7 (IANS) In the last 19 years in Orissa, 231 elephants fell victim to poachers while 166 were killed in accidents and 173 more died from natural ... Read more...

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Floods affect a wildlife sanctuary in northeastern India

September 14th, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
Guwahati, Sep 14 (ANI): Incessant downpour over the past fortnight has inundated the Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary in Assam.Consequently, wildlife wardens have moved the animals to safer places.The Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary is famous ... Read more...

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Wildlife rangers rescue tiger cub in Jim Corbett National Park

June 27th, 2010 - 11:14 pm ICT by ANI
Ramnagar (Uttarakhand), June 27(ANI): Wildlife Rangers of the famed Jim Corbett National Park in Uttarakhand have lent a healing touch to an orphaned and injured tiger cub.In the course of their ... Read more...

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Ramesh promises rigid monitoring of tigers at all reserves

April 15th, 2010 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 15 (ANI): Union Environment and Forests Minister Jairam Ramesh has said a scientific system to monitor tigers will soon to be implemented in all reserves across India with the ... Read more...

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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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Zoo pachyderm release should be closely monitored: Experts

November 19th, 2009 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 19 (IANS) The release of zoo elephants into wildlife parks should be closely monitored as they could end up creating difficulties for their peers in the wild, say experts in ... Read more...

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Two killed as wild bison strays into West Bengal

October 13th, 2009 - 9:39 pm ICT by ANI
Cooch Behar (West Bengal), Oct 13(ANI): Two people were killed and five were injured when a wild bison strayed into a village in Darikamari village in West Bengal's Cooch Behar district from ... Read more...

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Tiger monitoring committee discusses village relocation process

February 6th, 2009 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) A monitoring committee set up by the National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA) Friday emphasised the need of meticulous planning for relocation of villages from core critical areas ... Read more...

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