Hindu devotees dressed as Santa Claus offer prayers at the Sangam in Allahabad on the occasion of Chritsmas-PTI

Hindu devotees dressed as Santa Claus offer prayers at the Sangam in Allahabad on the occasion of Chritsmas-PTI

Hindu devotees dressed as Santa Claus offer prayers at the Sangam in Allahabad on the occasion of Chritsmas-PTI

When politics, business and media rivalry get mixed up in wildlife conservation, the consequence can be pretty bizarre.

When William Blake published his The Tyger in 1794, he carefully replaced the usual “i” of “Tiger” with a “y” in order to suggest the extraordinariness of the apocalyptic beast.