Tiger

  • Can Iran get 2nd chance at extraordinary long-extinct Caspian tiger?

    By: Faranak Bakhtiari

    Can Iran get 2nd chance at extraordinary long-extinct Caspian tiger?

    TEHRAN, Jul. 31 (MNA) – The outstanding Caspian tigers once roamed over most of northern provinces of Iran, have gone extinct half a century ago, but recent studies show that tigers can make a comeback using the Siberian tiger subspecies, which detected genetic similarities with the Caspian tiger. But here the question arises that can Iran get a second chance to return the big cats and not lose them again?

  • VIDEO: My best friend is a 178kg tiger

    VIDEO: My best friend is a 178kg tiger

    TEHRAN, Dec. 29 (MNA) – Abdullah Sholeh of Malang, Indonesia is an student who has become best friend and a full-time nanny to a tiger. Mulan's owner, Noer Muhammad Sholeh, 51, asked Abdullah to take care of the tiger when it was a 3-month-old cub at Dilem Village, Kepanjen District, Malang, East Java.