Tiger Population

  • B'lore: '4-year-old tiger died due to poisoning' January 29, 2013

    Bangalore: What we feared has come true. Pathological reports have confirmed that the four-year-old tiger that died in Nagarhole Tiger Reserve two weeks ago (January 13) was a victim of rat poison. According to R Gokul, Director, Nagarhole Tiger Reserve pathological reports have confirmed that zinc phosphide was found in...
  • 'Tiger population in India has increased significantly' December 27, 2012

    New York: Tiger population in India has significantly increased in the wild, thanks to protection of additional habitat of the big cat and stringent anti-poaching patrols, the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) said. In southwestern India, where WCS research and conservation efforts began 25 years ago, a major rebound of tigers...
  • Another female tiger lands in Sariska July 30, 2010

    5 tigers have been translocated to Sariska from Ranthambhore over the last 2 years as a part of the project. ...
  • Less than 1411 tigers left as 11 more die in 2010 March 8, 2010

    New Delhi: As many as 11 tigers were killed in the country in the first two months of this year, taking the tiger population even below the official figures of 1,411, Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh said on Monday. Five tigers were killed in various tiger reserves in the country in January...