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Bronx zoo tiger tests positive for coronavirus

Bronx zoo tiger tests positive for coronavirus

A tiger at New York's Bronx Zoo has tested positive for COVID-19, the institution said Sunday, and is believed to have contracted the virus from a caretaker who was asymptomatic at the time.

India's wild tiger population jumps to almost 3,000: census

India's wild tiger population jumps to almost 3,000: census

India's wild tiger population has increased by more than 30 percent in just four years, according to a new census released Monday, raising hopes for the survival of the endangered species.

Indian man-eating tiger dies after being electrocuted

Indian man-eating tiger dies after being electrocuted

A court in Maharashtra state issued a shoot-to-kill order on Friday against the two-year-old female tiger after its latest victim, a woman, died earlier this month.

Two tigers rescued from Aleppo find new Dutch home

Two tigers rescued from Aleppo find new Dutch home

Two tigers rescued from an abandoned zoo in the war-torn Syrian town of Aleppo are to be given a new home in a Dutch sanctuary, the animal refuge said Friday.

Rangers hunt 'man-eating' tiger in central India

Rangers hunt 'man-eating' tiger in central India

The two-year-old female tiger was initially captured in July after killing two villagers and injuring four others in Brahmapuri in Maharashtra state.

Woman mauled by tiger to sue Beijing wildlife park

Woman mauled by tiger to sue Beijing wildlife park

A woman who was mauled by a tiger after getting out of her car at a wild animal park in Beijing is suing the park, saying she hadn't been fully informed of the park's dangers, a Chinese newspaper reported.

India's beloved tiger Machli dies

India's beloved tiger Machli dies

India's most famous tiger, photographed by thousands of tourists over the years at a popular northern wildlife park, died on Thursday, days after the ageing animal stopped eating.

Former Tamil Tiger cadre arrested

Former Tamil Tiger cadre arrested

A former high ranking cadre from the Tamil Tiger outfit was arrested by Sri Lanka’s Terrorism Investigation Division...

Tiger on the loose in Doha traffic jam

Tiger on the loose in Doha traffic jam

A tiger was spotted wandering through a traffic jam on one of Doha's busiest roads on Tuesday, and government officials said they would investigate the incident after footage appeared online.