North East  /  Published 26.02.20

Through Pakke, a road best not taken

The Pakke tiger reserve authorities in Arunachal Pradesh have opposed a proposal to construct a road passing through it, saying it will be detrimental for its future.The Centre proposes to construct a...
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati

Opinion  /  Published 20.04.19

Tiger Woods' comeback at 43 is remarkable

Sir — It was one of the greatest moments in sports history when the golfing legend, Tiger Woods, who is well past his prime, won his fifth Masters title and his 15th Major tournament after more than...
By The Telegraph

Sports  /  Published 02.06.20

Time to speak up

Sportspersons from around the world and across disciplines have spoken out against racism and voiced support for George Floyd, who died in police detention in the US last week. Tiger Woods has raised ...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 23.05.20

Cyclone Amphan rips off tiger fence in Sunderbans

Cyclone Amphan has damaged almost the entire nylon fencing that had been erected to prevent tigers from entering human habitation in the Sunderbans, triggering fears among forest officials of a recurr...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

West Bengal  /  Published 20.05.20

Jumbo kills forest hand in Buxa

A contractual employee of the forest department was trampled to death by a wild elephant while he was patrolling the east division of the Buxa Tiger Reserve on Monday evening.The elephant injured two ...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar


Opinion  /  Published 13.10.19

How to stop the commodification of wildlife

Problems can sometimes be far bigger than they appear, thereby rendering their solution more difficult. This was the implication of the analysis of the global trade in wildlife, which showed that over...
By The Editorial Board

West Bengal  /  Published 12.01.20

Fresh tiger pugmarks spotted

Fresh pugmarks of a tigress and its cub have been spotted on the banks of a waterbody at Ghatshila near the Jharkhand-Bengal border and a lake in West Midnapore’s Belpahari, forest department office...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta

Travel  /  Published 19.01.19

Tiger, Tiger Burning Slight

New Year’s Day was quite eventful at Bengal Safari near Siliguri. Its leopard enclosure has four occupants and of the two males, Sachin and Sourav, the former decided to start 2019 with a dash of ad...
By Sudipta Bhattacharjee

Bihar  /  Published 07.12.18

Want a really wild weekend? Look no further

You can now spend a weekend stalking tigers and other wildlife in Bihar.The state environment and forest department and the state tourism development corporation are launching a special tour package t...
By Sanjeev Kumar Verma in Patna

India  /  Published 27.12.18

‘Bribe hint’ finger at golfer

Golfer Jyoti Randhawa, arrested on poaching charges in Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday, had “hinted” he was ready to pay a bribe to be let off, the forest official who claims to have intercepted him ha...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow


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