India Insight

Rhino attacked, tiger killed as floods ravage Northeast

September 26, 2012

Northeast India is home to several rare and endangered animal species, which means that Northeast India is also home to poachers. With floods ravaging Assam and other northeastern states and displacing some 2 million people, poachers appear to be using the opportunity to murder animals.

No hope for the Indian tiger?

January 12, 2010

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With three tiger deaths in the first two weeks of the new year, 2010 has started with warning bells ringing for the environment ministry and tiger conservationists in India.