KALIKOT, Dec 19: Leopards which are endangered and on the verge of extinction have been spotted in different places of Kalikot district. The leopards which were becoming rare due to poaching and lack of suitable habitats, are being spotted in small numbers in the forests of Kalikot.
BAGLUNG, Jan 4: A leopard which strayed into a human settlement has been captured. The wild beast had entered Kanle village, Kushmishera of Jaimini Municipality-1 in the district on Sunday morning, terrorizing the villagers.
POKHARA/TANAHUN, Jan 7: On Sunday, an eight-year-old boy Pujan Sinjali was attacked by a leopard in Aanbu Khaireni Rural Municipality-8 in Tanahun district. The boy was attacked by the leopard when he was returning home from his maternal uncle's house.
TANAHU, June 9: Pushpa Adhikari, a nine-year-old girl of Bhanu Municipality-2, has been killed in a leopard attack on Friday evening. According to police, the child was attacked in the backyard of her own house when she was playing.
TANAHUN, Dec 8: Locals of Dhalkeshwar village in Bhanu Municipality are panicked after two children were mauled recently by leopard(s) in a span of 17 days. They are not sure if the same leopard killed both of them. Leopards have been terrorizing the region for a long time. This human-wildlife conflict has continued unabated.
BANKE, Jan 3: A leopard was killed after being hit by a speeding microbus inside the Banke National Park at Raptisonari rural municipality-1 in Banke on Tuesday evening, the police said. The animal was crossing the road when the accident occurred, the police added. The vehicle (Ba 4 Kha 2974) was headed to Pyuthan from Nepalgunj.
KHOTANG, Dec 7: Leopard rampage has terrorised local people in the southern area of the district.
A pair of leopards strays into human settlements from nearby forests, and rampages through killing many cattle and goats so far, the locals said.
KATHMANDU, Jan 18: With an objective to share knowledge and increase management planning capacity for snow leopard range countries, a two-day workshop 'Global Snow Leopard and Ecosystem Protection Program (GSLEP) has kicked off in Kathmandu on Tuesday.
KATHMANDU, Oct 22: The government is all set to bring in a new Snow Leopard Conservation Action Plan for Nepal, aimed at safeguarding one of the most endangered wildlife species in a more effective way.
LAMJUNG, Aug 1: A leopard has been captured three days after it strayed into the district headquarters Besishahar, unleashing terror to the common people. The leopard was set free in the jungle after it was taken under control.