Nagpur Zoo

  • Minister flouts Nagpur zoo rules, enters tiger's cage August 17, 2009

    New Delhi: Maharashtra Agriculture Minister Balasaheb Thorat kicked up a controversy in Nagpur after a video of him entering a tiger cub's cage was made public. The video footage shows Thorat entering the cage in Nagpur zoo in the presence of the tiger's trainer. Thorat, who is also the Guardian Minister...
  • Baby tiger underwent blood transfusion, died November 18, 2008

    New Delhi: Indian vets carried out a rare blood transfusion on a seven-month-old wild tiger in a desperate effort to save it after it was attacked by angry villagers. Life had been tough for the tiger cub nicknamed Juhi which along with its sister - was rescued by wildlife...