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Year of the Tiger
Wild tigers and captive tigers need all our help! Here you will find the latest news, reports, campaigns, and events happening around the world about wild and captive tigers. Please learn all you can about all tigers and help make every year the Year of the Tiger and for all wildcats!


International Tiger Conservation Forum ~ Tiger Summit


11.24.10:  Glimmer of hope for tiger after Russia summit
http://www.france24.com


11.24.10:  Inside Burma's illegal trade in tigers
http://www.guardian.co.uk



11.23.10:  Experts: Demand in China fuels tiger poaching
http://www.timesunion.com



11.22.10:   Wen visits Russia to secure energy prices (and tigers)
http://china.globaltimes.cn


11.22.10:   We Can Save the Tiger
http://thetyee.ca



11.21.10:  Vladimir Putin and World Bank chief stage summit to save the tiger
http://www.guardian.co.uk


11.21.10:  Wild tigers could be extinct in 12 years if unprotected
http://www.msnbc.com



11.20.10:  Wildlife group targets Burma-China tiger trade
http://www.boston.com


11.20.10:  Tiger's last hope: Can a four-day forum, aimed at saving the world's biggest cat from extinction, make a difference?
http://www.timeslive.co.za


11.20.10:  Think of tigers and consider reopening trade
http://www.nzherald.co.nz


11.20.10:  Putin on the prowl to save world's endangered tigers
http://www.csmonitor.com


11.20.10:  Protecting where the wild things are
http://www.washingtonpost.com


11.20.10:  Russia bans Korean pine logging ahead of summit
http://www.ens-newswire.com


11.20.10:  Tiger summit aims to double numbers
http://www.bbc.co.uk


11.20.10:  Farms to harvest rare animal parts are not the answer
http://www.bbc.co.uk



11.19.10:  City prepares to host International Tiger Summit
http://www.times.spb.ru


11.19.10:  Two tigers killed by poachers, poisoning on eve of global summit
http://www.prnewswire.com


11.19.10:  Eight more tiger reserves likely in India
http://news-enviskerala.com


11.19.10:  Tigers will see no Thai PM to settle their problem
http://english.ruvr.ru



11.18.10:  Tiger Summit Gets Support from Senator John Kerry and Congresswoman Madeleine Bordallo
http://www.prweb.com


11.18.10:  Conservation, not conversation
http://www.indianexpress.com


11.16.10:  Rare tiger killed by poachers in Siberia
http://www.prnewswire.com


11.16.10:  Tiger skin seized on city outskirts
http://www.timesofindia.com


11.16.10:  Vietnamese man 'nabed with frozen tiger'
http://www.google.com


11.13.10:  Yes We Can! Don't give up on the tigers
http://www.huffingtonpost.com


11.09.10:  One last chance: can we save the tiger?
http://www.guardian.com.uk



09.24.10:  Vietnam's soft conservation policies hard on tigers
http://www.thanhniennews.com



Live tiger cub found in carry on bag

Bangkok, Thailand, August 26, 2010:  A two-month old tiger cub was found sedated and hidden among stuffed-tiger toys in the luggage of a woman at Bangkok's Suvarnabhumi International Airport.
http://www.traffic.org



07.14.10:  13 nations pledge to double tiger population by 2022
http://www.sify.com


07.14.10:  Tiger-rescue plan to be drawn up in Indonesia
http://www.google.com


07.14.10:  Asian officials extend lifeline for wild tigers
http://www1.voanews.com


07.13.10:  Bali tiger meeting, the chance to be a conservation leader
http://www.thejakartapost.com


07.13.10:  SAARC Ministers to discuss tiger issue in Nepal
http://www.english.cri.cn


07.12.10:  Countries meet in effort to tackle illegal tiger trade
http://www.thejakartaglobe.com


07.07.10:  Indonesia holds firm to controversial 'Rent-A-Tiger Plan' ahead of conservation meeting
http://www.thejakartaglobe.com


"Plight of the Jungle King--Protect the Last Wild Tiger"
May 29 through October 8, 2010

The International Fund for Animal Welfare, IFAW, opened a tiger exhibition at the National Zoological Museum in Beijing. The exhibit commemorates the 17th anniversary of China's tiger trade ban. Featured events include performances by Chinese folk artists celebrating the significance of the tiger in Chinese culture, hand crafts, and a children's play depicting the need to end tiger trade and to protect wild tigers.


05.25.10: Twelve Tiger Poachers Convicted

In a landmark judgment, the Additional District Judge in a court in Allahabad today convicted 12 tiger poachersunder the Wild Life Protection Act. The poachers, who belong to Katni in Madhya Pradesh, have been sentenced to 3 years rigorous imprisonment and fined a sum of Rs. 10,000. Ten of the 12 convicted were women.


Crunch time for the wild tiger
http://www.metro.co.uk


Tiger film scoops prestigious festival award
http://www.eia-international.org


Siberian tiger parts not used for liquor
http://english.people.com.cn


11 Siberian tigers starved to death after assault on keeper at China zoo
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com


China boost on eve of Doha meet
http://www.thepeninsulaqatar.com


Call to close tiger farms disputed
http://www.chinadaily.com.cn


Chinese zoo blamed for death of 11 Siberian tigers
http://news.yahoo.com


Eleven rare Siberian tigers die at Chinese zoo
http://news.bbc.co.uk


Mobile phone video from Malaysia showing the arrogance of one criminal gang of tiger poachers
http://www.channel4.com

Exposed: Dark secret of the farm where tigers' bodies are plundered to make £185 wine
http://www.dailymail.co.uk


China Intensifies Tug of War With India on Nepal
http://www.nytimes.com


Year Of The Tiger Points Up Big Cat's Plight
http://www.ktvu.com


Save the tiger!
http://thestar.com.my


Harmony with environment the new growth imperative
http://www.bangkokpost.com


Tiger Farms in China Feed Thirst for Parts
http://www.nytimes.com


Will the Year of the Tiger Be Good for the Tiger?
http://article.wn.com


China considers legalizing tiger trade to curb poaching
http://beta.thehindu.com

Future of China's Tiger Farms in the Balance
http://www.ipsnews.net

China's Tiger Farms Spark a Standoff: Economists Propose Legalizing Sale of Some Animal Parts, as Poachers and Shrinking Habitat Thin Ranks in the Wild
http://online.wsj.com

Asia's Big Cat Struggles in Year of the Tiger
http://www1.voanews.com

WWF launches year of the tiger to safeguard endangered species
http://www.guardian.co.uk

Clawing out a future for wild tigers
http://www.chinadaily.com.cn

Chinese Year of the Tiger: life-like tiger painted in human bodies
http://www.telegraph.co.uk

Saving China's tigers: too little, too late?
http://blogs.telegraph.co.uk

Celebrities add glitz to tiger conservation
http://www.moneycontrol.com

Malaysia tribesman being paid to poach tigers: WWF
http://www.google.com/hostednews/afp

Tigers on verge of extinction, WWF Warns
http://edition.cnn.com

Jackie Chan's Tiger Appeal
http://www.youtube.com

Stamp out the tiger trade
http://www.theglobeandmail.com

Conservationists criticize Indonesia’s mixed-up tiger policies
http://www.goallover.org

Details of re-wilding South China Tigers written into book
http://english.cctv.com

Russia Announces Tiger Summit
http://en.rian.ru

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World Bank chief Zoellick makes plea to save tigers
http://www.bangkokpost.com

World Bank calls for China, other Asian countries to shut down tiger farms
http://www.google.com/hostednews/canadianpress

Indonesia eyes pet market for endangered tigers
http://www.google.com/hostednews/afp

Indonesia mulls adoptions to preserve Sumatran tigers
http://news.bbc.co.uk

Ominous onset of new year for big cats
http://timesofindia.com

China taking steps to prevent illegal trade in tiger parts
http://www.indianexpress.com

China wakes up, calls for protection of tigers
http://economictimes.indiatimes.com

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