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India to help replicate Project Tiger in other tiger countries

Six countries, including Russia and China, have sought India’s help to replicate Project Tiger, one of the most successful conservation programmes running in the country to protect the big cats from extinction.… Read More India to help replicate Project Tiger in other tiger countries

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Poacher admits to killing tiger 45 days ago

A tiger was killed in Shivpuri district some 45 days ago by one of the eight poachers, who were arrested in Chhindwara district on the charge of planning to lay trap for electrocuting a big cat in Pench Tiger Reserve.… Read More Poacher admits to killing tiger 45 days ago

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Three tigers found dead in three days in Uttar Pradesh

In what could be a huge setback to the tiger conservation effort in Uttar Pradesh, three tigers have died in the past three days in the jungles of the Tarai region.… Read More Three tigers found dead in three days in Uttar Pradesh

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Action against tiger poachers in Maharashtra now won’t be considered a crime

Taking a stern stand against poachers, Maharashtra government has decided that action taken by forest authorities against those caught while hunting down tigers will not be considered a crime. … Read More Action against tiger poachers in Maharashtra now won’t be considered a crime