Tigress found dead in Maharashtra, 3rd in 8 days

Even as the country celebrated International Day of Forests on Sunday, a was found dead under mysterious circumstances in a canal near Kelzar in Hingni forest range under Wardha division. The death of two tigers on consecutive days and three in eight days caused a flutter among wildlife lovers and…

Can Malaysia save a national symbol from poaching and trade?

Early this month, Malaysia lost yet another wild tiger. Awang Rasau, as it was named, succumbed to the terrible damage inflicted by eight bullets, believed to be the work of poachers.

When there are so few left, every loss is an immense blow. Malaysia is thought to have fewer than 200…

Protect the Malayan tiger at all cost

The recent news of the death of Awang Rasau is a harsh wakeup call that we must address the scourge of poachers with greater resolve. Otherwise, we will soon see the end of another critically endangered species.

Awang Rasau, the male Malayan tiger caught in Terengganu had been shot by poachers…