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Eye on tiger: Satellites to track Sariska’s big cats

Jaipur, July 14 (IANS) Tigers in Rajasthan’s Sariska Tiger Reserve may soon be connected with a satellite, enabling foresters to keep a constant watch on their movement. The system will be a first for India, that too, in a place where the big cats had once vanished.

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Youth dies in police custody in Rajasthan

Jaipur, July 13 (IANS) A 20-year-old man, suspected to be involved in a robbery, died in police custody in Rajasthan’s Pali district during interrogation, an official said Wednesday. Five police officials were suspended and 16 removed from duty.

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Happily ever after for Raju-Chinki, the monkeys?

Jaipur, July 7 (IANS) The wedding of Raju and Chinki could put Bollywood to shame. The monkeys were married off in a hush hush ceremony by villagers in Rajasthan before the forest department could stop the ‘wildlife crime’! The newly weds have now landed in a zoo.

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Rajasthan hunting for six, 1,367 kg cocaine seized

Jaipur, July 4 (IANS) Rajasthan Police Monday conducted raids within and outside the state to nab six members of a family, including three women, after over 1,300 kg cocaine was seized from their house in Alwar district, an officer said.

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