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Army proposes eco task force, Orissa differs on role

Summary The Orissa forest department, however, would rather have the ETF protect forest officials from Maoists. Citing the Posco project that would lead to increase in pollution levels, the Army has proposed an environmental task force for ... Indian Express, 1 month ago

Land Grab: Govt identifies 70 acres of disputed land

Bhubaneswar: Two days after the State Forest Department put the ball on controversial land grabbing issue in Gangapatna area on the outskirts of the city, the Revenue Department on Tuesday said that it has identified about 70 acres of disputed land ...
 Odisha Television1 day ago Odisha Government identified about 70 acres of disputed land in Ghangapatna area  Orissadiary.com1 day ago Another land grab unearthed  The Statesman2 days ago

Forest department washes hands of road row

BHUBANESWAR: The forest department on Monday tried to come clean on the controversial three-km road leading to MLA Pranab Balabantray's 5.2-acre plot at Ghangapatna, on the outskirts of the city, saying it is not forest land, throwing up more ...
 Times of India2 days ago

Forest officer commits suicide in Nashik

Home> News > maharashtra-news Nashik, Jun 25 : The divisional chief conservator officer of forest department, allegedly committed suicide in his house by hanging himself at Ambiknagar in CIDCO area of the city. Dr Himatrao Patil (58) Patil, who ...
 NewKerala.com2 months ago Javadekar meets global leaders at UN Environment Assembly  NewKerala.com2 months ago Centre expediting forest clearance for 3000Mw DHEP: Javedekar  NewKerala.com1 month ago

Dog blown up after chewing crude bomb in Goa

Panaji, June 30 : Goa Police and the forest department Monday said they will launch a joint probe after a dog 'exploded' after eating a crude bomb often used by poachers to hunt wild game. Police said forest officials would be taken into ...
 NewKerala.com1 month ago

BDA in a Fix over Construction of Buildings Near Zoo

BHUBANESWAR: The Bhubaneswar Development Authority (BDA) has requested the Forest and Environment Department to clear its stand on lifting the ban on construction activities within one kilometre radius of Nandankanan Zoological Park. Though the ...
 New Indian Express2 months ago

Orissa changes controversial circular undermining SC order on forest

Following protests from forest rights activists and environmentalists, the Naveen Patnaik government has changed a controversial circular issued in November last year that sought to undermine a landmark SC order defining forest. In November last ...
 Indian Express2 months ago

Leopard kills 11-yr-old girl in Gir-Somnath

Junagadh, Jun 17 : An 11-year-old girl was killed probably by a leopard in Gir-Somnath district, the Forest Department officials said today. The daughter of one Ferozbhai Kathiyar, a resident of Panikotha village under Talala taluka, had gone to ...
 NewKerala.com2 months ago

Briton in Sierra Leone contracts Ebola virus

The British Department of Health confirmed Saturday that a Briton living in Sierra Leone has tested positive for Ebola. "We can confirm that a British national residing in Sierra Leone has tested positive for Ebola virus infection," Xinhua quoted ...
 NewKerala.com4 days ago

Why the Forest Rights Act is not being implemented well

Last month, union tribal Minister Jual Oram told the Lok Sabha that India is making "satisfactory progress" implementing the "Forest Rights Act" (FRA). However, a closer look at the numbers he submitted in the house indicates otherwise. The FRA ...
 Economic Times2 weeks ago Tribals were cheated, so talk to them before acquiring land: Minister Oram  Indian Express1 month ago
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