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Odisha Government identified about 70 acres of disputed land in Ghangapatna area

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 Television, 3 weeks ago
Another land grab unearthed The Statesman, 3 weeks 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 India3 weeks ago

Sesa Sterlite gets prospecting licence for laterite deposits in Orissa

The Orissa government has granted Sesa Sterlite a prospecting licence for two laterite deposits, which would give the Anil Agarwal-owned company some respite on the raw material front for its 1 million tonne per annum alumina refinery in Lanjigarh. ...
 Financial Express1 week ago

Government relaxes green norms in Maoist-affected areas

The Union ministry of environment and forests (MoEF) has relaxed norms for green clearances in Left Wing Extremism (LWE) affected areas of the country to win over the confidence of people in such places. A senior MoEF official told dna that the ministry has ...
 DNA1 week ago

Deer, monitor lizards, tigers all game in Goa's forests

Exotic varieties of deer, monitor lizards, wild boar, bears and even leopards and tigers are favourite game for Goa's poachers who have freely trapped and shot wildlife in the state's five wildlife sanctuaries over the last couple of years, official ...
 NewKerala.com2 weeks 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.com3 weeks 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 Times1 month ago Tribals were cheated, so talk to them before acquiring land: Minister Oram  Indian Express2 months ago

HC reserves verdict on Deepak Gupta's bail plea

The Orissa High Court today reserved its order on the bail plea of mine owner Deepak Gupta who is in jail since his arrest by state vigilance sleuths in September last year. Justice Debabrata Dash reserved his order after hearing both the counsel ...
 Business Standard India1 month ago

9 months later, Orissa student gets Rs 5,000 prize money

Summary NHRC forced to intervene as prize went to girl who didn't participate in competition In October last year, Siddharth Sahoo, a Class VIII student of a school in Orissa's Keonjhar district won the first prize in a sit and draw ...
 Indian Express1 month ago

Maoist with Rs 4 lakh reward on his head killed in encounter

A Maoist with Rs 4 lakh cash reward on his on hishead was killed in an encounter by police in Malkangiri district on Wednesdaynight. Officials in Malkangiri Police department said, the exchange of fire took placelast night in the forest area near ...
 Indian Express1 day ago
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