West Bengal  /  Published 18.08.22

3 held for animal skin smuggling attempt

Officials of the Baikunthapur forest division, acting on a tip-off, arrested three Nepalese nationals and seized three animal skins from them on Tuesday evening. There were two skins of Himalayan Red...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

News  /  Published 04.08.22

In pics: International Clouded Leopard Day, Kishore Kumar’s birth anniversary…

A quick look at the day that was for Kolkata...
By My Kolkata Web Desk

West Bengal  /  Published 11.07.22

Purulia: Dad and youth murdered

 A forester from Darjeeling division on Sunday recovered a female melanistic leopard’s body from the Singalila National Park. A driver with the forest department first spotted the carcass ...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Durgapur

West Bengal  /  Published 06.07.22

Speeding wheels crush leopard cat

A wild adult leopard cat, an endangered species, was mowed down by a mini truck in Hasimara of Alipurduar district on Tuesday morning. Sources said that the mini truck was headed towards Assam along ...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar

West Bengal  /  Published 22.06.22

Tribal actress in SMP poll fray

The leopard that had entered Ghatpar village of Alipurduar on Sunday and injured eight persons, including two foresters, was tranquillised on Tuesday, 56 hours after it was first sighted.Sources said ...
By Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri


West Bengal  /  Published 25.05.22

Leopards attack woman tea worker

A woman tea garden worker was mauled by two leopards at a plantation of the Gairkata tea estate here on Tuesday afternoon. Sources said Saraswati Biswas was plucking tea leaves with some other worker...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

West Bengal  /  Published 24.05.22

Leopard carcass found in estate

The decomposed carcass of an adult wild leopard was recovered from the plantations of Kilkot tea estate, located in the Matialli block of Jalpaiguri district on Monday. Sources said a group of worker...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

West Bengal  /  Published 22.04.22

Leopard who injured 3 finally caught

The leopard that had been roaming around in Nagrakata block of Jalpaiguri for the past few days, and had injured two forest staff on Wednesday, was finally darted on Thursday afternoon. The animal, h...
By Our Bureau in Siliguri, Jalpaiguri

West Bengal  /  Published 21.04.22

Leopard carcass found, foresters smell poisoning

The decomposed carcass of a wild leopard was recovered from the drains of Diana tea estate located in Banarhat block of Jalpaiguri on Wednesday morning. Foresters suspect that the animal might have d...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

West Bengal  /  Published 19.04.22

Tea garden manager fights off leopard

The 46-year-old manager of a tea plantation located in Nagrakata block of Jalpaiguri district wrestled with and defeated a wild leopard that had pounced on him on Sunday evening. Subrata Sarkar of Ja...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri


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