India | Agence France Presse | Wednesday August 27, 2014
A 56-year-old Indian woman is recovering in hospital after killing a leopard that attacked her as she tended her fields armed only with a sickle in Uttarakhand.
India | Reported by Tania Saili Bakshi, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday August 26, 2014
Killing a big cat with bare hands had so far been the domain of Africa's Masai warriors. But an elderly woman in an Uttarakhand village - 56-year-old Kamla -- has equalled the feat.
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Monday February 25, 2013
Leopards are now the targets of tiger poachers in Uttarakhand. Thirty four of leopards have been killed so far this year. While some of them died of natural causes, a majority of these leopards were killed by poachers. Last year, the number of leopar...
India | NDTV Correspondent | Thursday March 24, 2011
In a shocking incident, villagers in Uttarakhand burned alive a leopard as forest officials watched.The leopard, who villagers say injured 10 people, was first captured and locked up in a cowshed. It was beaten up there and after that it was locked in a cage. Kerosene was poured upon the animal and ...