News  /  Published 26.05.22

IIT Madras and Harvard University researchers develop algorithm to combat poaching

A novel machine learning (ML) algorithm named ‘CombSGPO’ (Combined Security Game Policy Optimization) has been developed ...
By Our Correspondent

Opinion  /  Published 24.09.21

Letters to the editor: Calcutta turns into city of floods

Troubled waters Sir — The city of joy, Calcutta, seems to have turned into the city of floods. During my childhood, it was widely known that some parts of the city, lower than the rest, were pr...
By The Telegraph

West Bengal  /  Published 22.08.21

Rhino found dead near Torsha river

The carcass of an adult male rhino was found on the banks of the Torsha river near a hamlet close to the Chilapata forest in Alipurduar on Saturday. Senior forest officials suspect that the animal ha...
By Our Bureau in Jalpaiguri, Alipurduar

West Bengal  /  Published 15.05.21

‘Poacher’ held with arms

The carcass of a female leopard was recovered from a well at Milan More located on the outskirts of Siliguri on Friday morning. Foresters from Sukna wildlife rushed to the spot and fished it out the ...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar

West Bengal  /  Published 13.04.21

Poaching cuffs on garden duo

Two suspected poachers who are residents of Chuniajhora tea estate, located on the fringes of Buxa Tiger Reserve, were arrested on Monday after firearms were seized from them during a raid conducted b...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar


West Bengal  /  Published 06.04.21

3 arrested in Manipur for rhino poaching

At least 20 Trinamul supporters got injured as the pick-up van they were in flipped on one side while on way to Balurghat on Monday. Sources said around 25 supporters of the party from Bolla and Bahi...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar

West Bengal  /  Published 01.04.21

225-230 or BJP will poach: Didi

Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday asked people to ensure that the Trinamul Congress got handsome majority as she apprehended that the BJP would employ poaching tactics if her party won the Assembly polls b...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Hooghly

Jharkhand  /  Published 29.03.21

Tiger turf on poaching alert during Holi

Officials of Palamau Tiger Reserve are more busy than ever, on a mission as they always are during Holi to foil attempts of local villagers to hunt deer and wild boar.  Those living in and ...
By Our Correspondent in Daltonganj

West Bengal  /  Published 16.02.21

India Reserve Battalion cop held with tusk

Six Sikkim residents, including a constable of the India Reserve Battalion (IRB), were arrested with a tusk early on Monday from the Dooars area of Jalpaiguri district. A team of Baikunthapur forest ...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

India  /  Published 01.02.21

Royal Bengal tiger found dead in Bihar

A Royal Bengal tiger was found dead at the Valmiki Tiger Reserve (VTR) in Bihar’s West Champaran district, with forest officials saying circumstantial evidence pointed to the involvement of poac...
By Dev Raj in Patna


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