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'Tiger, leopard may be killed if posing danger to humans'

Tigers and leopards, accorded highest protection under the Wildlife Act, may now be killed with due permission from authorities if they pose a threat to human life or are disabled or diseased......

Wildlife under threat in Naxal-hit Orissa

In the absence of the promised central paramilitary forces, the Orissa government is struggling hard to protect precious wildlife from poachers backed by Maoists in naxal-hit Similipal Tiger......

Let Salman be made face of wildlife protection'

Bollywood actor Salman Khan, sentenced to five years in jail in chinkara poaching case, should be made the face of wildlife protection, said activist-cum-actress Nafisa Ali."Well, that should be......

'There's more concern for tiger outside India!'

The Wildlife Protection Society of India, which was founded in 1994, has a prime objective: to tackle India's wildlife crisis. It achieves this by offering information and support tothose at war......

Tiger poaching kingpin surrenders

The alleged kingpin of the tiger-poaching racket in Sariska, wanted in several cases of violation of Wildlife Protection Act has surrendered, a senior official said on Friday.Jhoru Mev, a resident......

Draft promises changes in forest and wildlife laws but nothing official about it, yet

The proposed changes, as per the draft, could continue some of the existing conflict between wildlife protection regulations with the implementation of Forest Rights Act, 2006, which gives rights......

Mukesh Ambani to release book on environment

Industrialist Mukesh Ambani would release 'Wildscapes', a coffee table book on environment and wildlife protection, here on July 29. The book is a collection of wildlife photographs by......

Govt sets up 11-member panel to revamp forest law

The panel has not been given a detailed mandate, but the first meeting of the panel suggests it has considered revamping the forest governance regime in the country, says Nitin Sethi. The Union......

Happiest Minds: Ashok Soota to score big in second innings

Happiest Minds expects revenue to touch $100 mn in 3 years, the fastest in India’s tech services sector. IMAGE: Ashok Soota founded Happiest Minds Technologies, expects revenue to touch......

Onboard the amazing Tiger Express

Get ready for a great safari across some of the best national parks in the country, courtesy the Indian Railways. Image: Tiger Express set for a majestic ride. Photograph kind courtesy: IRCTC......

Salman Khan's never-ending list of troubles

We revisit the actor's many controversies over the years. Image: Salman Khan being escorted to a Mumbai court in 2002 in an earlier hearing. Photograph: Roy Madhur/Reuters. Salman Khan......

Review: Nothing to Roar about!

You'd be naive to go into this one looking for top grade acting or direction, says Paloma Sharma. A wildlife photographer on an assignment in the Sunderbans finds a white tiger cub caught in a......

MP cricketer accused of killing black buck named in Ranji squad

- 'The court has not yet convicted Rameez. He was selected in the team on the basis of his competence and performance.' IMAGE :Mehmood Khan, left, and his son Rameez, second right, were caught......

Ranji cricketer DROPPED for black buck killing

IMAGE :Mehmood Khan, left, and his son Rameez, second right, were caught along with two others under the Wildlife Conservation Act for hunting endangered black bucks. Photograph: PTI The Madhya......

Rohit Sharma set to launch India's first cricket-based superhero comic

IMAGE: India's Rohit Sharma during a training session. Photograph: BCCI Rohit Sharma is set to launch a new environmental superhero team called, 'HYPER TYGERS' in collaboration with......
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Green hurdles put railway projects worth Rs10,000 crore in limbo

Around 15 projects worth Rs10,000 crore, involving gauge conversion and doubling-tripling of railway lines, have been delayed because forest and... ...
Snooty, the manatee, declared the oldest living sea cow by Guinness Book of World Records at 68 years!

Snooty, the oldest living manatee, with his handler at South Florida Museum. (Image courtesy: Wikipedia) New Delhi: Snooty, the lovable elderly... ...
Lal Singh for demarcation of forest land to curb encroachments

Stressing the need for collective efforts to protect the green wealth of the state Minister for Forest , Ecology and Environment Ch. Lal Singh... ...
Three new buffer zones of Rajaji not administered by tiger reserve authority

DEHRADUN: It has been almost one and half years since Rajaji was notified as tiger reserve and, three ranges, Laldang and Kotdwar of Lansdowne... ...
Paws chopped for 'witchcraft'

BALAGHAT: In yet another major jolt to wildlife conservators in India, poachers have killed an adult tiger and escaped with its severed paws from... ...

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