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Nepal installs cameras to catch child-killing leopard

Nepal installs cameras to catch child-killing leopard

Wildlife experts in central Nepal have installed camera traps to capture the movements of a wild leopard after it killed two children in two weeks, an official said Wednesday.

Sri Lankan court remands villagers in custody over beating to death of leopard

Sri Lankan court remands villagers in custody over beating to death of leopard

A Sri Lankan court on Sunday ordered two suspects to be remanded in custody after their arrest over the beating to death of a leopard - animals which are endangered in the country.

Sri Lanka police seek villagers who beat leopard to death

Sri Lanka police seek villagers who beat leopard to death

Sri Lankan authorities were seeking Friday nearly a dozen men who beat a leopard to death after it strayed into a village and attacked people, a minister said.

Toddler eaten by leopard in Uganda's national park

Toddler eaten by leopard in Uganda's national park

Ugandan authorities were on Monday hunting for a leopard that snatched and ate the three-year-old son of a female ranger working in the popular Queen Elizabeth National Park.

Leopard caught after 36 hours on prowl in Indian factory

Leopard caught after 36 hours on prowl in Indian factory

The big cat was spotted on Thursday on CCTV by guards at Maruti Suzuki's manufacturing plant in the town of Manesar, about 40km from the capital New Delhi.

Wild lioness photographed nursing leopard cub

Wild lioness photographed nursing leopard cub

Scientists long assumed lions were hard-wired to kill leopards on sight, until a wild lioness was caught on camera this week nursing a leopard cub.

Leopard on loose sparks alarm in Nepalese capital

Leopard on loose sparks alarm in Nepalese capital

A wild leopard sparked alarm in Nepal’s capital yesterday after it spent hours wandering through a residential neighbourhood before being sedated and captured.

Leopard that injured five escapes from Bengaluru zoo

Leopard that injured five escapes from Bengaluru zoo

A male leopard which injured five people in Bengaluru earlier this month has escaped from a zoo, sparking a frantic search for the big cat, wildlife officials said yesterday.

Schools shut in Bengaluru after 'leopard sighting'

Schools shut in Bengaluru after 'leopard sighting'

A reported leopard sighting close to where a big cat injured five people at the weekend forced the closure of 130 schools in the southern Indian city of Bengaluru on Thursday, the education authority said.

Leopard injures five at Indian school

Leopard injures five at Indian school

A male leopard which strayed into a school in the southern Indian city of Bangalore injured five people during an hours-long attempt to catch the beast, a wildlife official said.