Edited by Ashish Mukherjee | Friday March 22, 2013
Nagpur Central Jail authorities have tightened security for Yakub Abdul Razak Memon after his death sentence was upheld by the Supreme Court yesterday for the 1993 Mumbai serial bombings.
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday March 21, 2013
Twenty years after the 1993 serial bombings in Mumbai, the Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the death sentence of Yakub Abdul Razak Memon, the brother of missing underworld don Ibrahim or "Tiger" Memon.
Edited by Sindhu Manjesh | Thursday March 21, 2013
The Supreme Court has begun delivering its verdict in the 1993 Bombay serial blasts case. It has upheld the death sentence for Yakub Memon and commuted the death sentence of 10 others to life. It will also decide if actor Sanjay Dutt, who was convict...
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...
Agence France-Presse | Thursday February 7, 2013
American football player Manti Te'o, who faked the death of a fictional girlfriend, came second in the new Forbes magazine list of most disliked US athletes and golfer Tiger Woods was placed third.
Press Trust of India | Thursday December 6, 2012
A farmer was mauled to death by a tiger in the buffer zone of Tadoba-Andhari Tiger Reserve (TATR) in Chandrapur in Maharashtra.
Indo-Asian News Service | Monday September 24, 2012
Sharmila Tagore and the locals of Pataudi remembered late Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi on his first death anniversary
Written by Sabyasachi Dasgupta | Monday August 13, 2012
In what could be a huge setback to the tiger conservation effort in Uttar Pradesh, another tiger was found dead in Pooranpur near Pilibhit division in Uttar Pradesh on Sunday. This is the fourth tiger death in three months in the state. Earlier in Ma...
Written by Samira Shaikh Hasham | Monday July 23, 2012
A body of a male tiger, riddled with bullet wounds, was found at the Bana Khera forest near the Corbett National Park on Sunday.
Press Trust of India | Friday July 6, 2012
A woman was mauled to death and a girl injured in a crocodile attack in near Tirput canal in Valmikinagar Tiger Reserve area today. The crocodile, which was resting in a field in the tiger reserve in Bihar's West Champaran district, attacked the 40 y...
Press Trust of India | Sunday July 1, 2012
In Maharashtra, two more tiger deaths have been reported in Chandrapur in two days. The decomposed body of one of the tigers was found in Karwa forest area under Junona Range, some 8 km from the city, on Saturday afternoon, officials said.
Tania Saili Bakshi | Tuesday June 12, 2012
The records of the Wildlife Protection Society of India (WPSI) and the Forest Department for the last two years say that 22 tiger deaths were reported in 2011, and 14 tigers have already died this year.
Reported by Ketki Angre | Friday June 1, 2012
In a strongly worded letter to all tiger states across the nation, The National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA) has said that henceforth all tiger and leopard deaths will be treated as 'poaching', unless otherwise proved beyond reasonable doubt.
Reported by Anant Zanane | Sunday May 27, 2012
In what could be a huge setback to the tiger conservation effort in Uttar Pradesh, three tigers have died in the past three days in the jungles of the Tarai region.
Mid-Day | Friday October 21, 2011
"I recall him with lot of love. There is still a lot of disbelief at the moment that he is no more. It is difficult for me and my family," says Soha.