Tigers are more numerous in Nepal than at any time since the 1970s, a census has shown, giving conservationists hope that the big cats can be saved.
A father from Rustenburg in North West is considering legal action after a Bengal tiger bit off part of his child's finger.
Scientists in Nepal are to build a DNA database of the endangered Bengal tiger by recording a unique genetic fingerprint from each adult's faeces.
Panjo the tiger was found on Wednesday night after going walkabout for two days.
Panjo the tiger, who reportedly jumped out of his owners' bakkie on Tuesday morning and went walkabout, has caused a stir.
On Friday, Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin showed off his latest birthday present: a rare two-and-a-half-month-old Siberian tiger.