Corbett to count its crocodiles, gharials, otters

New Delhi: All set to take a glimpse of its marine and sub-marine animal life, the Corbett Tiger Reserve (CTR) will count crocodiles, gharials and otters residing in the park after almost a decade. The ghariyal is listed as Critically Endangered and crocodile as Vulnerable The census would be carried out in three days beginning from Saturday, February More...

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By IndiLeak Bureau On Sunday, February 12th, 2017
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Man-eating tiger captured alive in Pilibhit

Pilibhit: A man-eating young tiger that had unleashed a reign of terror in the region for over three months during which it had killed six people, was finally tranquillised and caught alive on Saturday afternoon More...

By IANS On Monday, February 6th, 2017
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‘Kiss of death’ with cobra kills snake lover

Navi Mumbai: In a shocking incident, a snake lover in Navi Mumbai paid with his life for attempting to kiss a rescued cobra and click a selfie here last week, an activist said on Monday. The snake was fine but jittery, More...

By IndiLeak Bureau On Thursday, February 2nd, 2017
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Tiger trapped in `iron wire trap’ rescued, in Nainital zoo

Nainital: Alert forest officials of Uttarakhand state managed to successfully rescue an injured tiger trapped in an iron wire trap near an abandoned building in Chandpur Lahera village here on Tuesday. The tiger More...

By IndiLeak Bureau On Wednesday, January 11th, 2017
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Wildife smuggler held in UP’s Amethi, 6430 tortoises seized

Lucknow: What could easily be termed as the biggest catch, the police and the wildlife authorities on Tuesday arrested the kingpin of a wild animal smuggling gang and recovered 6430 tortoises concealed in 115 gunny More...

By Agencies On Tuesday, January 10th, 2017
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Elephant kills Indian tourist in Nepal

Kathmandu: An Indian tourist was killed after a wild elephant attacked her inside the Chitwan National Park in Chitwan on Tuesday, police said. The elephant attacked Kanpara while she was going around the centre The More...

By Agencies On Thursday, January 5th, 2017
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Arctic area pollutants threatening polar bear

London: The exposure of the Arctic ecosystem to persistent organic pollutants (POPs) is toxic to the health of endangered polar bears, researchers warn. POPs are chemicals that remain intact in the environment for More...

By IndiLeak Bureau On Monday, January 2nd, 2017
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Wild leopard enters Bengal town, captured alive

Kolkata: Before a precious life could be lost, the authorities swung into action and succeeded in catching the culprit posing immense danger to human lives. And the culprit in question was a leopard that had strayed More...

By IndiLeak Bureau On Thursday, December 29th, 2016
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Mystery shrouds death of a tiger in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: A male tiger was found dead in mysterious circumstances in a dense forest of Odisha’s Bolangir district. He said that the autopsy would ascertain the cause of death According to a senior forest More...

By Agencies On Sunday, December 18th, 2016
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Two elephants killed in a collision with train engine in Assam

Guwahati: Two wild elephants died and another was injured on Saturday when they dashed against a train engine in Assam’s Nagaon district, a railway official said. The engine was also damaged and had to be More...