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India’s most wanted tiger poacher with ‘bear penis fetish’ arrested

Perpetrator belongs to a community that believes reproductive organs can cure impotency.

Tiger cleared to resume full practice after knee surgery

The 15-time Major winner says his knee was sore after a practice round but is excited he can get back into shape.

Tiger picture sparks search at Bukit Mertajam hiking trail

Penang forestry and wildlife authorities on alert after picture of tiger sighting goes viral on social media.

More than 2,300 tigers killed and trafficked this century

Report author Kanitha Krishnasamy says it is looking like a losing fight to combat tiger extinction.

7 dead tigers found in car in Vietnam

Vietnam is both a consumption hub and popular smuggling route for illegal wildlife – from tigers to elephant tusks, pangolins and rhino horn.

Why roving tiger Awang Besul didn’t attack anyone

Director-general of wildlife says Awang Besul might have canine distemper which puts victims in a confused state.

Tiger conservation centre in Pahang almost ready

The 40ha centre, costing RM15 million, will be located near the Kuala Gandah Elephant Sanctuary.

Tiger skips last Bethpage practice ahead of PGA start

Tiger has not played competitive golf since winning the Masters last month.

3 street foods that are perfect with a chilled Tiger

Nothing washes down a hot and spicy snack better than a super chilled bottle of Tiger, especially in Malaysia's hot weather conditions.

Sang Har Mee: Even more delicious when homemade

This recipe has a tasty sauce that wets the noodles but doesn’t completely drench it.

India minister turns on own party over killing of man-eating tiger

The shooting in the forests of Maharashtra state sparked controversy and allegations the kill was unethical and illegal.

Man-eating tiger shot dead in India after massive hunt

The tiger was killed at night, when tranquillisers are not allowed to be used.

China purrs over white tiger triplets

3 playful white Bengal tiger cubs are charming tourists as they clamber around the enclosure at a zoo, days into making their first public appearance.

Japan’s Universal plans backdoor listing for Philippine casino operator

The special block sale, which will take effect on November 12, would allow the casino operator to join the Philippines' stock exchange, the worst performing bourse in Southeast Asia this year.

Player has hunch for Fowler but dreams of Tiger triumph

Gary Player has a hunch it will be Rickie Fowler's week at the British Open but his "big wish" is for Tiger Woods to end a 10-year major drought.

6 Vietnamese poachers held, tiger skins seized

Skins, claws, meat and other parts from protected bears, a leopard, serow goats and a python also recovered during Pahang raid.

NGO outraged by pitiable conditions at Sabah zoo

Friends of the Orangutans Malaysia claims animals at the Lok Kawi Zoo are put in small and dirty cages with the elephants kept chained.

Igor the Siberian tiger gets stem-cell hip treatment in Hungary

Igor has been suffering from hip joint pains for years.

Sumatran tiger disemboweled, hung up in Indonesia

The killing and disembowelment of the tiger were what a group of villagers considered payback for the tiger's attack on two other villagers.

Rumble in the jungle: mother bear fights off Indian tiger

The tiger went after the sloth bear, but she kept charging in order to protect her cub.

Russian, Chinese smugglers arrested with tonne of bear paws, NGO says

The smugglers were also carrying tiger, deer, and frog body parts.

Indonesians arrested over Sumatran tiger poaching

Authorities acted on a tip-off from villagers who said the men often hunted for protected species in the enormous Kerinci Seblat national park, believed to be home to some 150 Sumatran tigers.

Authorities nab five traffickers, seize wildlife worth RM500k

Jail wildlife traffickers instead of imposing fines, says minister

Tug-of-war resumes over Thai temple tigers

Animals rights groups accuse the temple of complicity in the black-market animal trade, making tens of thousands of dollars by selling off older cats for use in Chinese medicine in a hugely lucrative trade.