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Avni tigress

Book Review | A hunter’s compelling defence, with tips for a more equal world

The ‘bloodthirsty hunter’ in the case was the well-known or notorious — depending on your point of view — hunter Nawab Shafath Ali Khan

03 Jul 2022 5:22 PM

State may raise compensation to kin of animal attack victims

The present compensation in the state for the loss of human life and livestock loss in an attack by wild animals is Rs 10 lakh and Rs 40,000.

29 Nov 2018 1:56 AM

Some people in BJP can’t see me rise: Mungantiwar

The finance minister had blamed the killing of Avni over BJP.

18 Nov 2018 1:10 AM

Tigress’ orphaned cubs seen in forest

The tiger shooting caused considerable anger, and raised questions over the nature of the killing.

16 Nov 2018 5:34 AM

‘My son shot it, out of self defence’

Amid nation-wide protests over the killing of the tigress in an operation, shooter Nawab Shafath defends his son’s decision to gun down the animal.

14 Nov 2018 12:03 AM


Revisit jungle law

What is needed to protect animals in our country — stronger laws or a change in mindset?

11 Nov 2018 12:08 AM

Maneka Gandhi raps Maharashtra minister on Avni death

Avni was shot dead by a sharpshooter Asgar Ali, who happens to be the son of a famous hunter Nawab Shafat Ali.

05 Nov 2018 4:41 AM

Tigress Avni, believed to be behind 13 deaths, killed in Maharashtra

Avni, officially known as T1 was shot dead by Hyderabad-based sharp shooter Nawab Shafath Ali Khan's son Asghar.

03 Nov 2018 11:48 AM