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Tiger dies of starvation in Corbett

Dehradun: A tiger died of starvation inSarpduli range of the Corbett Tiger Reserve at Ramnagar in Nainital district. The carcass of the big cat lying along the roadside in the reserve’s Sarpduli range was first sighted on Friday by a tourist, who informed authorities, its Director Surendra Mahra said. The tourist was initially thrilled to

The sensitive hunter: Jim Corbett in a new light

Title: In the Jungles of the Night – A Novel About Jim Corbett; Author: Stephen Alter; Publisher: Aleph Book Company; Pages: 208; Price: Rs 499 In our era of threatened natural environment and diminishing wildlife, big-game hunters, leave alone poachers, are viewed with much opprobrium (remember the disgraced US hunter of Cecil the Lion?) but