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Activist flays forest dept for not checking tiger hunting

nd Right To Information (RTI) activist Ajay Dubey alleged that the State forest department has failed to check hunting of tigers and leopards. He said that that illegal mining and illegal felling of trees were going on unbridled. Dubey while ... New Delhi Pioneer, 1 week ago

Turtle smuggling racket busted

Comment · print · T T T+· T- THE HINDU Forest deparment staff releasing a seized tortoise into Kolleru Lake in Krishna District on Sunday. Photo: V. Raju. THE HINDU Forest deparment staff releasing the seized tortoises into Kolleru ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago

5 fishermen nabbed for sneaking into Gahirmatha marine sanct

The patrolling wing of the state forest department today took five fishermen into custody on charge of trespassing into turtle concentration zone of Gahirmatha marine sanctuary, official sources said. This is the first interception of unlawful ...
 Business Standard India1 month ago Five held for sneaking into Gahirmatha marine sanctuary's restricted turtle zone  The Statesman1 month ago

Orissa clears roadblocks for projects

The Orissa government on Wednesday directed the concerned departments to remove roadblocks on the setting up various industrial projects in the state, including several mega steel projects. Chief secretary Gokul Chandra Pati, after reviewing the progress of ...
 Asian Age2 months ago
Millennium Post

HC issues notice to Centre, State over forest land grab

The Orissa High Court today asked forest and revenue officials of the central and state governments to enquire into alleged forest land grab by certain influential persons in Jajpur district and submit reports within two weeks. The High Court ...
 Business Standard India2 months ago Odisha HC issues notice to Centre, State over forest land grab  Topnews.in2 months ago Orrisa HC notice to centre, state over forest land grab  Millennium Post2 months ago
Financial Express

As revenue mop-up lags, Orissa asks captive mines to raise output

Till November-end, just 32.18 million tonnes of iron ore had been dispatched from Orissa mines. (Reuters) Wary of falling mining revenue this fiscal, the Orissa government is planning to ask leaseholders of captive mines to maximise their ...
 Financial Express1 week ago

Tresspassing fishermen arrested

Statesman News Service Kendrapara, 9 December Forest personnel arrested eight sea-going fishermen after intercepting them in mid-sea. They were charged of unlawful fishing activity along the Gahirmatha marine sanctuary. The trawl used by ...
 The Statesman2 weeks ago 22 fishermen held for sneaking into turtle breeding zones  The Statesman1 month ago

Park officials crack whip on prawn farmers

Bhitarkanika authorities have freed nearly 250 acres of forest land STATESMAN NEWS SERVICE Kendrapara, 27 November Cracking the whip on squatters, Bhitarkanika national park authorities have freed nearly 250 acres of forest land from ...
 The Statesman4 weeks ago

Tribal families yet to receive aid after cyclone Hudhud

Press Trust of India Koraput (Orissa), 07 November: Almost a month after cyclone Hudhud hit Odisha, seven tribal families of remote Podaguda village, 100 km from here in Koraput district, claim they are yet to get aid to reconstruct their houses.
 The Statesman1 month ago Andhra Pradesh, Orissa brace for Hudhud  Asian Age2 months ago

Enforcement Directorate to probe illegal mining in Orissa

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) is set to probe the cases where several leaseholders mined outside their sanctioned areas by encroaching on forest and non-forest land. In a recent letter to Orissa government, the ED asked it to list all cases of ...
 Indian Express1 month ago
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