With around 127 cases recorded in Maharashtra under the EPA, the number was the highest among all states.
23 Oct 2019 2:16 AM
The case was based on an FIR lodged by a security guard on March 18 at Saikhowa police station.
18 Oct 2019 2:40 AM
While the State Board for Wildlife is required to meet at least twice a year as per the Wildlife Protection Act, 1972.
28 Jul 2019 5:28 AM
According to the police, locals chased a group of people when they found them fleeing with dead peacocks in the village.
21 Jul 2019 6:15 AM
Mangrove cell stated that it is creating awareness about such incidents among the citizens.
14 Jul 2019 7:24 AM
Ambergris is soluble in alcohol, chloroform, ether and certain volatile and fixed oils.
19 Jun 2019 10:51 AM
They were produced in a local court and have been remanded in police custody for further investigation in the case.
28 May 2019 3:17 AM
The autopsy of carcass revealed that the tigress was a sub-adult, about one-and-a-half years’ old.
14 Apr 2019 4:02 AM
The snakes were kept in two separate cloth bags and were found in a space behind the residence of the accused, police said.
04 Apr 2019 3:48 AM
The Olive ridley turtle is an endangered marine animal listed as schedule one species under the Wildlife Protection Act, 1972.
29 Mar 2019 2:49 AM
On Sunday, a fisherman from Sindhudurg saw a live seahorse trapped in the net in an estuary.
01 Feb 2019 1:51 AM
The NGO asked her to keep a watch on them even as the rescue team reached the spot.
25 Jan 2019 2:14 AM
The incident came two days after hunters shot dead a tigress suspected of killing 13 people in Maharashtra.
05 Nov 2018 10:08 AM
The police apprehended two accused from Mandwa jetty after they travelled there from Mumbai and seized the venom in their possession.
25 Oct 2018 2:06 AM
More than to acquaint people with a variety of animals, the aim of this exhibition is to spread awareness.
27 Apr 2018 7:47 AM
Bishnois of Jodhpur consider blackbuck to be reincarnation of their religious Guru Bhagwan Jambeshwar.
05 Apr 2018 2:58 PM
Despite several attempts police remained unavailable for his comments.
02 Apr 2018 1:26 AM
Kumar said, “We had been receiving several complaints against him and were investigating his involvement in the cases.”
26 May 2017 1:48 AM
Not anymore though, Plant and Animals Welfare Society — PAWS recently rescued five kites and two parrots.
07 May 2017 12:28 AM
Animal later released by NGO in Asola Wildlife Sanctuary.
12 Apr 2017 2:30 AM