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  • In pics | International Tiger Day, a desperate call to save the majestic beast Jul 29, 2022 03:42 PM IST

    In pics | International Tiger Day, a desperate call to save the majestic beast

    Every year the day is celebrated under different themes. This year the theme for Global Tiger Day is “India launches Project Tiger to revive the tiger population”

  • Corbett Tiger Reserve: In the belly of the beast - Part 1 Apr 23, 2022 04:21 PM IST

    Corbett Tiger Reserve: In the belly of the beast - Part 1

  • Geotagging to monitor vultures in MP’s Panna Tiger Reserve Apr 09, 2022 10:25 AM IST

    Geotagging to monitor vultures in MP’s Panna Tiger Reserve

    Around 25 vultures in Panna Tiger Reserve, including the critically endangered Indian vulture, have been geotagged for monitoring the species’ behaviour.

  • 'Pathaan', 'Tiger 3' release date announcements raise spirits, and hopes for the business of Bollywood Mar 06, 2022 09:14 PM IST

    'Pathaan', 'Tiger 3' release date announcements raise spirits, and hopes for the business of Bollywood

    'Pathaan' starring Shah Rukh Khan to release on January 25, 2023 (Republic Day weekend). 'Tiger 3' to arrive on April 21, 2023 (Eid release), and 'Kabhi Eid Kabhi Diwali', also starring Salman Khan, is releasing on December 30, 2022.

  • Return of the tiger at West Bengal’s Buxa tiger reserve Jan 15, 2022 02:48 PM IST

    Return of the tiger at West Bengal’s Buxa tiger reserve

    Ecosystem restoration activities in the Buxa Tiger Reserve, including grassland management, helped bring the tiger back to the protected area, experts say.

  • Watch: Tiger grabs SUV by its teeth as tourists sit inside. Anand Mahindra says 'not surprised' Dec 31, 2021 09:43 AM IST

    Watch: Tiger grabs SUV by its teeth as tourists sit inside. Anand Mahindra says 'not surprised'

    Anand Mahindra said the SUV seen in the video of a tiger grabbing a vehicle is a Mahindra Xylo.

  • India saw record 126 tiger deaths in 2021, highest in a decade Dec 30, 2021 12:58 PM IST

    India saw record 126 tiger deaths in 2021, highest in a decade

    The most recent death was recorded on Wednesday in the central state of Madhya Pradesh, according to the National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA).

  • How a Bengal tiger was captured in mega search with drones, water and nets Dec 29, 2021 01:18 PM IST

    How a Bengal tiger was captured in mega search with drones, water and nets

    The tiger’s presence was first known after villagers in Maipith in 24 Parganas district in West Bengal spotted pugmarks.

  • Exclusive: Tiger in talks to back months-old Mensa brands at $400 million valuation Aug 02, 2021 08:00 AM IST

    Exclusive: Tiger in talks to back months-old Mensa brands at $400 million valuation

    Former Myntra CEO Ananth Narayanan's newest venture Mensa Brands is in talks to raise money from Tiger Global, valuing the few-months-old upstart at over $400 million. Tiger partner Scott Shleifer is an angel investor in Mensa although Tiger itself has backed GOAT Brand Labs, a direct competitor to Mensa.

  • In Ranthambore, a tigress reunites with her cub Jul 29, 2021 11:25 AM IST

    In Ranthambore, a tigress reunites with her cub

    Ranthambore Tiger Reserve, situated in the Sawai Madhopur district of Rajasthan, is one of the most popular national parks in India. The park is a favourite of wildlife enthusiasts because it offers a significantly higher probability of sighting tigers in the wild. Ranthambore’s most famous inhabitant was Macchli aka The Lady of Lake, which died in 2016. Another member of her linage, T-39 (christened so for identification) is all set to carry on the legacy. Also named 'Noor', owing to her dazzling beauty, she has successfully raised three litters.

  • Thrasio-style GOAT Brand Labs raises $36 million from Tiger Global, Flipkart Ventures, Mayfield Jul 26, 2021 12:58 PM IST

    Thrasio-style GOAT Brand Labs raises $36 million from Tiger Global, Flipkart Ventures, Mayfield

    GOAT Brand Labs, co-founded by Flipkart's former fashion head, has raised $36 million to build a house of brands, along the lines of US-based breakout firm Thrasio

  • Tiger Global's aggression and the 5 stages of startup grief Jul 20, 2021 08:02 AM IST

    Tiger Global's aggression and the 5 stages of startup grief

    Tiger Global's deal-making spree has shocked and surprised top VC firms and entrepreneurs alike. But the initial shock has given way to cold hard logic. Tiger's $1.4 billion in Indian startups this year is a record but how will its strategy of aggressive valuations for unproven companies pan out? The answer may not be what you expect.

  • Exclusive | Infra.Market eyes $2.6b valuation, nearly 3x jump in 3 months in Tiger-led round: Sources Jun 29, 2021 07:57 AM IST

    Exclusive | Infra.Market eyes $2.6b valuation, nearly 3x jump in 3 months in Tiger-led round: Sources

    B2B marketplace Infra.Market, which was valued at a billion dollars in March is now raising funds at a valuation of $2.5 billion pre-money led by Tiger Global Management. The aggressive valuation is a result of its rapid growth at scale. It has also led preliminary conversations with PE giant TPG.

  • Sherni’s message is loud and clear—to save forests, protect those who guard them Jun 27, 2021 03:10 PM IST

    Sherni’s message is loud and clear—to save forests, protect those who guard them

    Poachers, angry villagers, wild animals, a ream of rules and appalling work conditions, the men and women tasked with protecting India’s wildlife are fighting a lonely battle

  • GoMechanic raises $42 million in Series C funding led by Tiger Global, Sequoia Capital Jun 23, 2021 02:03 PM IST

    GoMechanic raises $42 million in Series C funding led by Tiger Global, Sequoia Capital

    Tiger Global continues its dealmaking frenzy, leading a $42 million funding round in car service startup GoMechanic.

  • Exclusive | Tiger in talks to back Spinny, valuation zooms to $800 million  Jun 15, 2021 08:02 AM IST

    Exclusive | Tiger in talks to back Spinny, valuation zooms to $800 million 

    Tiger Global is in talks to lead a $100 million round in online car retailer Spinny, more than doubling its valuation to $800 million in just two months.

  • Exclusive | Tiger Global in talks to back less than a year-old Dukaan at $300 million valuation Apr 20, 2021 07:54 AM IST

    Exclusive | Tiger Global in talks to back less than a year-old Dukaan at $300 million valuation

    Tiger continues its dealmaking frenzy in India, armed a new $6.7 billion fund. Its latest investment Dukaan is seen by investors as one of the most promising startups in recent times

  • Tiger in US zoo tests positive for coronavirus, becomes first animal to get COVID-19 Apr 06, 2020 08:56 AM IST

    Tiger in US zoo tests positive for coronavirus, becomes first animal to get COVID-19

    The first animal started showing symptoms March 27, and all are doing well and expected to recover, said the zoo, which has been closed to the public since March 16 amid the surging coronavirus outbreak in New York.

  • NGT says protection of wildlife cannot be ignored, asks tiger authority to modify action plan Jan 13, 2020 06:14 PM IST

    NGT says protection of wildlife cannot be ignored, asks tiger authority to modify action plan

    The NGT directed the Additional Director General (Wildlife), MoEF, to file a fresh status report before April 15 by e-mail and posted the matter for hearing on April 23.

  • Madhya Pradesh: Tiger state lost 23 big cats in 2019 Dec 31, 2019 07:25 PM IST

    Madhya Pradesh: Tiger state lost 23 big cats in 2019

    Seven big cats died due to poaching and as many due to natural causes in Madhya Pradesh, the website stated, listing the last tiger death on December 16 in Uttarakhand.

  • Triumph Motorcycles to unveil Tiger 900 - what has been upgraded? Dec 03, 2019 03:05 PM IST

    Triumph Motorcycles to unveil Tiger 900 - what has been upgraded?

    The motorcycle will be equipped with a new pair of LED headlights, along with a slimmer face.

  • Country's tiger population up by 750 in 4 yrs to 2,976: Prakash Javadekar Dec 02, 2019 05:00 PM IST

    Country's tiger population up by 750 in 4 yrs to 2,976: Prakash Javadekar

    Javadekar said lions, tigers, elephants and rhinos are India's assets and if reports of any deaths from viruses surface, special investigations are conducted to ascertain facts.

  • Conservation body advises to ban development in tiger habitats Jul 31, 2019 01:43 PM IST

    Conservation body advises to ban development in tiger habitats

    Mining and linear projects pose a threat to both tiger corridors and habitat.

  • PM Modi releases tiger census report, their population doubles since 2014 Jul 29, 2019 11:10 AM IST

    PM Modi releases tiger census report, their population doubles since 2014

    The PM said that the development versus environment conservation debate will continue with both sides suggesting as if these are mutually exclusive, but it was possible to strike a healthy balance between the two.

  • Maharashtra: One of two cubs of tigress 'Avni' captured Dec 23, 2018 07:50 AM IST

    Maharashtra: One of two cubs of tigress 'Avni' captured

    A joint team of officials from Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh forest departments managed to capture the female cub in Anji forest in Yavatmal district

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