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Lowest tiger numbers since records began, says WWF

The World wildlife fund has warned that the wild tiger population has fallen to its lowest level since records began. The population has fallen to about 3200 from being above 100000 in 1900, the......

View: Getting to the 1,412th tiger

Only 1,411 tigers are left. So says the latest advertisement campaign of a new telecom company and the World Wildlife Fund (WWF). It is powerful. It plays to our emotions. But it does not tell us......

Global wildlife population to plummet 67 per cent by 2020

According to a report, global populations of mammals, birds, fish, amphibians and reptiles have already declined by 58 per cent between 1970 and 2012. IMAGE: A bird flies near the......

'Our culture does not take life, but promotes it'

'The tiger is the epitome of evolution.''Every tiger has a stripe pattern that is unique. Each tiger is unique.''Tigers are very elusive. It is said a tiger sees you nine times when you see it......

'Intolerance is part of democracy'

'The darkest days of Indian democracy were (during) the Emergency when basic democratic rights were suspended. For a time it seemed as though India would move along the East Asian model --......

How NOT to celebrate Environment Day

Growing and harvesting trees for productive and economic uses are once again dead in the water, says Sunita Narain. On this World Environment Day, let’s understand how we are not going......

A requiem for Rio in Paris

The net effect of the Paris agreement for India is a sense of resignation that we cannot gain much from international cooperation either in the form of technology or funding. Without any mandatory......

Why Deutsche Bank India CEO has a thing for Mumbai

 Ravneet Gill, Deutsche Bank India CEO thinks the banking regulator and the government are doing an earnest job of building the blocks for future growth and regaining the trust of......

India must find affordable solutions to protect environment

All the energy is spent on blocking projects - so once they are cleared, the mission is lost, notes Sunita Narain. Debates are essentially polarised and noisy. But for resolution and movement in......

The man behind Akula's plan to make a comeback at SKS

Biksham Gujja contributed to major global initiatives such as the World Commission on Dams, World Water Commission and World Water Forum. Vikram Akula, the poster boy of India’s microfinance......

Madhuri stands up for a cause

Madhuri Dixit has been appointed brand ambassador for a fund-raising project that will aid the conservation of Asian elephants and tigers.Gemfields, a Zambia-based emerald mining company,......

Madhuri stands up for a cause

Madhuri Dixit has been appointed brand ambassador for a fund-raising project that will aid the conservation of Asian elephants and tigers.Gemfields, a Zambia-based emerald mining company,......

Leonardo DiCaprio's brush with India

Hollywood actor Leonardo DiCaprio met Indian Minister of Environment Jairam Ramesh at an event in New York on Thursday.Leonardo, who has launched an organisation with the World Wildlife Fund to......

Salman Khan cheers for Aamir's film

Here's what your favourite celebrities have been up to. Aamir Khan, Omkar Das Manikpuri and Salman Khan share a few laughs at a special screening of Peepli Live on Tuesday, in Mumbai. The film......

'Two flops don't matter to Salman's career'

Prem Soni is one lucky director. In his very first film, he has managed to rope in Bollywood's top stars -- Salman Khan and Kareena Kapoor. Not only that, he's also releasing his film Main Aurr Mrs......

Silly Point: Why Sachin should not score a century!

Aarti Samant a Silly Point viewer joins Manu Shankar and Abhishek Mande and tells us why she is hoping that Sachin doesn't score a century Okay, so we're stirring the hornet's nest......

Aus Open: Nadal faces tricky path to grand slam sweep

Rafa Nadal will take on Brazilian world number 96 Marcos Daniel in his first round of the Australian Open but faces a rocky path in his bid to become the first man to hold all four grand slam......

Batista poised to be named Argentina coach

Olympic golds medal-winning coach Sergio Batista was poised on Monday to succeed Diego Maradona and lead Argentina to the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. Batista has been interim coach since Maradona......

Brazil on song but worry over Julio Cesar

Brazil gave a glimpse of the Latin American flair they will bring to the World Cup in South Africa with a 3-0 warm-up win over Zimbabwe on Wednesday, a victory tempered by an injury to goalkeeper......

Hockey World Cup: Images (Day 13)

Australia shattered Germany's dream of registering the first hat-trick of world titles in the history of the game, beating the double defending champions 2-1 in the summit clash of the Hero Honda......
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Arunachal MP seeks survey on snow leopards in the state

Arunachal Pradesh Lok Sabha MP Ninong Ering has requested Union Forest Minster Harshvardhan for a survey in the state to find the number of snow... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/arunachal-mp-seeks-survey-on-snow-leopards-in-the-state-117120900175_1.html
Dudhwa Tiger Reserve to have sniffer dog squad soon

In a bid to bring down poaching activities, two squads of sniffer dog will be deployed in the Dudhwa Tiger Reserve (DTR) soon, a top official said... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/dudhwa-tiger-reserve-to-have-sniffer-dog-squad-soon-117120700825_1.html
The mesmerising orchids of Ziro, Arunachal Pradesh

Ziro in Arunachal Pradesh has always fascinated travellers who on reaching there have been mesmerised by the sheer beauty of this ecological... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/environment-news/in-photos-the-mesmerising-orchids-of-ziro-arunachal-pradesh-90466.html
Nepal, India to conduct first joint tiger count

For the first time, Nepal and India will undertake a joint tiger census next month in their national parks, forests and protected areas adjoining... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/national-news/nepal-india-to-conduct-first-joint-tiger-count-84102.html
With tiger revival on agenda, experts to visit Cambodia

In an effort to revive Cambodia's functionally extinct tiger population, a team of Indian officials, veteran forest officers and wildlife... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-with-tiger-revival-on-agenda-experts-to-visit-cambodia-2546423

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