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Author Name: Arjan Singh

Feisty 'Billy' Arjan Singh is a conservationist recognised by most tiger lovers. Born in Gorakhpur in 1917, he joined the British army in 1940 and fought in World War II. Upon his return to India he puchased a farm on the edge of Dudhwa Tiger Reserve and National Park in the Lahimpur Kheri district of India. He still lives here in a residence he designed and calls 'Tiger Haven'.
Singh was honoured for his conservation efforts with Padma Shri in 1995. One of India's highest national awards it is conferred on people who distinguish themselves in different fields. This was closely followed by the world wildlife gold medal in 1976, then the Order of the Golden Ark only a year later and the lifetime award for tiger conservation in March 1999.
 

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May I Hebb your Attention Pliss !
 -by Arjan Singh

The wave of liberalization in the 1990s changed forever the face of India. It bolstered the economy. It raised the stock index... Read More

   
A Tiger's Story
 -by Arjan Singh

In July 1976, Arjan Singh collected a tiger cub from Twycross Zoo. Tara, as she was named, was brought to Tiger Haven, the auth... Read More



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