Articles about National Tiger Conservation Authority

NTCA asks MP govt to correct data related to tigers

14 Oct 2018

India
NTCA asks MP govt to correct data related to tigers

The National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA) has asked the Madhya Pradesh Government to enter correct data related to tigers in its state on an online platform, according to an RTI document.

#InternationalTigerDay: MP hopes double forest beat area increases tiger population

29 Jul 2018

India
#InternationalTigerDay: MP hopes double forest beat area increases tiger population

On International Tiger Day, Madhya Pradesh officials said the expansion in the territory of tigers raised hopes of a rise in the number of the striped animals in the state.

Procedural delay leads to confinement of grown-up tigers at park

08 Apr 2018

India
Procedural delay leads to confinement of grown-up tigers at park

Two tiger cubs, rescued in 2012 from Angrim in Dibang Valley district in Arunachal Pradesh, have grown up in captivity and now can't be released them into the wild due to delay in procedures, forest officials said today.

Pilibhit locals faking fatal tiger attacks for compensation?

04 Jul 2017

India
Pilibhit locals faking fatal tiger attacks for compensation?

Authorities suspect a bizarre trend going on in UP's Pilibhit. Villagers are believed to be sending the elderly into the forests as tiger prey, then shifting the bodies to the fields and claiming compensation from the government.

Kaziranga documentary: 5-yr ban on BBC in all national parks

15 Apr 2017

India
Kaziranga documentary: 5-yr ban on BBC in all national parks

The government has enforced a five-year ban on BBC from shooting in any Indian animal park or wildlife sanctuary.

Assam govt: BBC promotes poachers' cause

03 Apr 2017

India
Assam govt: BBC promotes poachers' cause

The National Tiger Conservation Authority has issued a show-cause notice to BBC, over their documentary on the Kaziranga National Park. The Assam government lodged a formal complaint as well.

BBC banned from tiger reserves for 5 years

28 Feb 2017

India
BBC banned from tiger reserves for 5 years

BBC and its South Asian correspondent Justin Rowlatt have been banned from all tiger reserves in India for a period of five years.