Tiger Conservation

  • NTCA says no to reintroduction of white tigers in MP 22-12-2013 01:32 PM

    The National Tiger Conservation Authority has refused to give its nod for reintroduction of white tigers in Madhya Pradesh saying they have no "conservation value", a decision that may come as a setback to the state's efforts to secure these rare species. The decision was taken sometime ago during a...
  • Tiger census: numbers expected to rise 24-03-2011 07:40 AM

    New Delhi: A 10 to 15 per cent increase in tiger numbers across the country - that is what expected from the tiger estimation exercise 2011. Even as the country's top wildlife scientist are totting up the numbers only to be revealed next week, here's a preview of what can...
  • Sariska tiger was poisoned to death: Minister 04-12-2010 12:13 PM

    Jaipur: A tiger that was found dead in Sariska Tiger Reserve last month had been poisoned, Rajasthan Forest Minister Ram Lal Jaat said in Jaipur on Saturday. The male translocated tiger, ST-1, was poisoned with organophosphorus insecticide, the minister said. The forensic report has confirmed poison in the tiger's body....
  • Man saves tigers by reforming poachers 05-06-2010 11:41 AM

    Dharmendra Khandal believes it's difficult to save tigers unless poachers are given a chance to reform themselves. ...
  • 'Save Tiger' not on FM's mind, only Rs 50 cr allocated 29-02-2008 12:57 PM

    New Delhi: New South Wales (NSW) have a number of players who could come to the fore and enhance the team's chances of going all the way in the 2011 Champions League Twenty20 tournament. The opening pair of Shane Watson and David Warner who have starred for their respective teams,...