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26 ghariyals spotted after reintroduction prog

26 ghariyals spotted after reintroduction prog

CHANDIGARH: Around 47 ghariyals were released into Harike Beas river by the Punjab department in March this year under the Project Crocodile started by the Centre in 1975. In order to monitor if the ghariyals had survived to declared reintroduction program successfully, the wildlife officials revisited the sites once again […]

Now, reaching Tadoba 15 minute late for safari to cost you Rs 500 fine

Now, reaching Tadoba 15 minute late for safari to cost you Rs 500 fine

NAGPUR: After banning cell phones during safari, the Tadoba-Andhari Tiger Reserve (TATR) has come out with another stringent rule imposing a fine of Rs500 on tourist vehicles arriving 15 minutes late. Interestingly, there is no sanction of the statutory local advisory committee (LAC) to the series of decisions being taken […]

Mother lioness adopts leopard cub for upbringing

Mother lioness adopts leopard cub for upbringing

RAJKOT: In July 2017, an extremely rare phenomenon of a lioness tending to a leopard cub in Tanzania‘s Ngorongoro conservation area had sent lovers across the world in a rapture. Similar heart-warming scenes are being witnessed in the deep woods of Gir, the last abode of Asiatic lions, over the […]

Sandalwood tree worth Rs 1 crore stolen from Kota judge‘s house

Sandalwood tree worth Rs 1 crore stolen from Kota judge‘s house

KOTA: A family court judge from has filed an FIR after some unknown miscreants felled and fled with a tree from the backyard of his official bungalow. The theft took place at Kishan Gurjar‘s bungalow, situated near Nehru Garden, about a kilometre from Nayapura police station on the night of […]

UT caps trekkers to Sukhna forest at 500/day

UT caps trekkers to Sukhna forest at 500/day

CHANDIGARH: The forest and department has restricted the number of visitors at the wildlife sanctuary. According to the new guidelines, there will be a limit of 500 persons for any nature and wildlife trekking in Nepli and Kansal forest at the sanctuary. Last year, the number of visitors had touched […]