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  • Seven tiger cubs spotted in Satpura tiger reserve November 23, 2014

    Bhopal: Seven tiger cubs have been spotted for the first time in Satpura Tiger Reserve which comprises parts of Madhya Pradesh's Hoshnagabad, Betul and Chhindwara districts. "Yes, seven new guests have arrived in our park," Tiger Reserve Field Director RP Singh told PTI. He said while one tigress has given birth...
  • Two white tiger cubs born at Maitri Bagh Zoo January 13, 2014

    Two cubs have been born to white tiger couple Sunder and Kamla at the Maitri Bagh Zoo in Chhattisgarh's steel city Bhilai, officials said Monday. The zoo, spread over 167 acres, is run by the Bhilai steel plant. With the birth of the two cubs, the total number of white tigers at...
  • Tiger cub spotted in Ranthambore August 2, 2013

    Forest officials have spotted a tiger cub with the help of a camera trap installed at the Ranthambore Tiger Reserve in Rajasthan's Sawaimadhopur district. The photo captured recently showed one cub with T 26 named Sharmilee in the Mai Dang region. "Ranthambore has witnessed an increase in the number of cubs recently...
  • News briefs: Jaipurbased VSM files FIR against NCERT for distorting facts August 1, 2013

    The Jaipurbased Vipra Swabhiman Mahasangh (VSM) has filed a police complaint against National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) for allegedly misrepresenting historical facts in its Class 12 textbooks. The Mahasangh alleges that the distorted facts in the history textbooks are derogatory to a certain community. The FIR mentions...
  • Watch: Unbearably cute polar bear cub at NY zoo March 4, 2013

    A snow-white polar bear cub was brought into the Buffalo Zoo, NY, on November 27, 2012. It is being taken care of by veterinary technician Alice Rohauer. Here's a video of the cub playing at The Buffalo Zoo. If there was death by cuteness, this would be it. ...
  • Maharashtra: Tiger cub claims fifth victim in Gondia January 5, 2013

    Gondia: A man eating tiger cub killed a yearold girl in Gondia, Maharashtra, who became its fifth victim in the last three weeks. The tiger's killing spree has created fear in villages adjoining Navegaon Bandh National Park. Angry villagers shouted slogans against the authorities even as officials rushed to the spot....
  • Tiger cub born in Sariska after 4 years August 8, 2012

    Sariska sanctuary lost all its tigers to poaching in 2005 and the cub was born to a relocated tigress. ...
  • A machine that can tell when you're lying March 27, 2012

    Washington: Computer scientists, taking inspiration from the human face, are exploring whether machines can detect lies. In a study of 40 videotaped conversations, an automated system that analysed eye movements correctly identified whether subjects were lying or telling the truth 82.5 per cent of the time. That's a better accuracy rate than...
  • Cute! White lioness bears 3 cubs in Argentina January 6, 2011

    Buenos Aires: Zookeepers in Buenos Aires showed off triplets Wednesday three white cubs born to a pair of white lions imported from South Africa. Zoo officials say the two females and a male were born Nov. 16 and are the first white lions to be born in South America. Children...
  • Tiger cub drugged and stuffed in a suitcase August 28, 2010

    A threemonthold tiger cub was found drugged and stuffed in a suitcase at the Bangkok airport. The woman who was planning to sell the cub for $ 3000 has been arrested. ...
  • Tiger cub deaths: Investigations suggest poisoning March 8, 2010

    Mystery surrounds the death of the two tiger cubs at the Ranthambhore National Park on Sunday. But initial investigations are now pointing at poisoning by locals. ...
  • Rare albino tiger cubs born in Chile zoo January 7, 2010

    Santiago: Santiago Zoo presented five endangered white tiger cubs to the public on Wednesday. The three males and two females, born just under a month ago, underwent their first medical tests in front of journalists and excited visitors in the Chilean capital. The Chilean Minister of Housing and Urban Planning, Patricia...
  • White tiger cubs debut at Argentina zoo February 9, 2007

    Buenos Aires: Three rare white tiger cubs delighted visitors at the Buenos Aires zoo on Thursday, tumbling in the grass of their enclosure in their first public appearance since being born late last year. Zookeepers said that the birth of the blueeyed Bengal tiger triplets represented an important contribution to saving...