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India  /  Published 07.11.18

Man-eater by tail: no cut-and-dried answer

The revenge killings of two tigers — one in Maharashtra, the other in Uttar Pradesh — have rekindled concerns among wildlife experts about India’s failure to minimise and manage human-wildlife c...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 01.10.19

Hunger games

Recent research has shown that hunger has adverse effects not only on the body but also on the mind. It can lead to bad choices in the short-term as well as poor life decisions. Is it possible that su...
By The Telegraph in

North East  /  Published 12.05.20

Etalin go-ahead in power ministry court

The forest advisory committee of the Union ministry of environment, forests and climate change has passed the buck to the Union power ministry to take a final call on the 3097MW Etalin hydel project i...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati

India  /  Published 05.06.20

Poaching toll: 168 in 8 years

As many as 750 tigers have died in the country in the past eight years because of poaching and other causes, with Madhya Pradesh reporting the highest casualties at 173, according to an official data....
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 29.07.19

Tiger number rises, none in Buxa

The number of tigers in the wild in India has grown to 2,967, a 33 per cent rise over four years, but tigers have vanished from three reserves, including Buxa in Bengal, the National Tiger Conservatio...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi


India  /  Published 31.05.19

India, Bangla talk tigers

A team of forest officials from Bangladesh met their Indian counterparts and wildlife researchers in Delhi on Monday.The meeting, convened by the National Tiger Conservation Authority that functions u...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 18.12.18

The conflict in wildlife conservation

Scarcely a day after the felling of Avni, the tigress who reportedly claimed 13 human lives in Maharashtra, another tigress lay bludgeoned to death elsewhere in India. Occasionally, individual tigers ...
By Pranav Chanchani in

India  /  Published 03.08.19

Tiger tiger, missing from sight

In April 1992, the then field director of the Buxa Tiger Reserve, Pradeep Vyas, was preparing to hand over charge. “I was touring the core area and was crossing Rajabhatkhawa and going into Trolley ...
By Anasuya Basu in

North East  /  Published 30.07.19

Panel frowns on road in Manas

A committee constituted by the National Tiger Conservation Authority to review Manas tiger reserve has opposed the Centre’s proposal to construct a road passing along the Indo-Bhutan border, bisecti...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati


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