Apr 18, 2016

India bus plunge claims 25 members of opera troupe

A bus carrying artists of an opera troupe plunged 76 meters (250 feet) into a gorge in eastern India Sunday, killing at least 25 people, media reports said. The accident happened when the driver of the vehicle carrying around 40 members of the troupe, ...

Global tiger tally up for first time in century

Apr 11, 2016

Global tiger tally up for first time in century

The world’s count of wild tigers roaming forests from Russia to Vietnam has gone up for the first time in more than a century, with some 3,890 counted by conservation groups and national governments in the latest global census, wildlife conservation groups said Monday. ...