Upasana Kamineni's adoption was announced by the zoo officials in a formal announcement. Kamineni has assumed responsibility for the two cubs, including their feeding and upkeep.
A 62-year-old man was crushed to death by a tiger on Wednesday in Maharashtra in the second such incident reported in Chandrapur.
Principal secretary (Tourism) Sheo Shekhar Shukla says that Madhya Pradesh has become the only state in the country to get two of its sites on the coveted list.
The incident took place when the two men who were residents of Pawanpar village, had gone to collect Mahua flowers in the Sindewahi forest range.
This adult tigress, now named PTRF-84, was released on Friday.
Sangeeta Dogra an animal rights activist had claimed that the tigress was not a man-eater as was evident from the post-mortem report of the animal.
Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw shared a stunning video of a group of Tigers at a watering hole.
The fourth cycle of the All India Tiger Estimation 2018 set Guinness world record for being the world’s largest camera-trap wildlife survey
Panna’s success story is now a conservation case study in other tiger range countries where efforts are ongoing to increase tiger numbers.
'We must be proud of our whole ecological system,' Javadekar said during the Question Hour in the Upper House.
Driven by unfathomable poverty and need, the villagers living near the Sundarbans often illegally venture into the forests to fish and catch crabs, becoming easy prey for the big cats.
'It was decided in St. Petersburg that the target of doubling the tiger population would be 2022. We in India completed this target four years early,' PM Modi said.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.
They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.
Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.
The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.
Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.
Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.
The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.