Leopard enters Uttarakhand medical college, attacks people

Dehradun: A leopard entered the Srinagar Government Medical College in Uttarakhand’s Pauri district on Sunday, attacking a couple of persons and creating panic in the premises, an official said. Wildlife officials have started efforts to trap the wild cat from the hostel The leopard, which entered the medical college in the morning, was seen at More...

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By Agencies On Monday, June 24th, 2019

Gujarat’s Gir lions to soon have radio collars

Ahmedabad: The rare Asiatic lions in Gujarat’s Gir forests and surrounding regions will have radio collars fitted around their necks this month, similar to the lions of the African savannah and the Serengeti. Since More...

By Agencies On Saturday, June 8th, 2019

14 lions escape from South Africa’s national park

Johannesburg: Communities around Phalaborwa, in South Africa Limpopo Province, have been alerted after 14 lions escaped from Kruger National Park. We are organising resources and logistics to send them back where More...

By Agencies On Friday, June 7th, 2019

Strayed leopard mauls old woman in Maharashtra’s Village

Chandrapur (Maharashtra): A wild leopard strayed from a forested tract and struck for the second time in five days in Gadbori village, this time killing a 65-year-old woman, a police official said here on Friday. They More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, June 5th, 2019

Tiger strays into Sugarcane field, attacks a man in Madhya Pradesh

Seoni (Madhya Pradesh): Barely days after a youth in the Seoni district of Madhya Pradesh was attacked by a tiger on June 1, another incident of the tiger attack on Tuesday near the Paraspani village in the same More...

By Indileak Web Desk On Saturday, May 18th, 2019

Cheers for wildlife enthusiasts as tiger spotted in South Goa national park

Panaji: The development is bound to bring cheer to Goa wildlife enthusiasts in general and authorities in particular as a tiger was spotted in the state’s only national park in South Goa, an official statement More...

By Agencies On Monday, May 6th, 2019

Amur Falcon ‘Longleng’ reaches northeast, joy in Naga Hills

Guwahati: The arrival of an Amur falcon in the northeast as it heads back from Africa to its breeding grounds in northern China and Mongolia has cheered conservationists and other animal-lovers in the region. Female More...

By Agencies On Friday, April 19th, 2019

Two wild elephants run over by train

Dehradun: Two elephants were killed after they were hit by a train in Jwalapur area of Haridwar district early on Friday, a forest department official said. A case has been registered in this regard The Divisional More...

By Agencies On Friday, April 12th, 2019

Supreme Court bans mining in Kaziranga National Park

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday ordered a ban on mining and construction activities in Kaziranga National Park and animal corridors. The CEC report came in the wake of alleged large-scale illegal mining and More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, April 10th, 2019

Tiger’s decomposed body found in Bengal’s Sundarbans

Kolkata: In a setback to tiger conservation efforts in Sundarbans, a decomposed body of a big cat was found in the mangrove forest. Forest officials suspected that the tiger might have died 10-15 days ago According More...