Students of Farooqi Girls’ High School in Lahore wave placards as they stage a protest on Saturday—AFP

Students of Farooqi Girls’ High School in Lahore wave placards as they stage a protest on Saturday—AFP

Students of Farooqi Girls’ High School in Lahore wave placards as they stage a protest on Saturday—AFP

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.