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Uttarakhand loses 1,900 hectares of forests to fire; role of timber mafia being investigated
DNA India

Probe blaze in the hills

There are conflicting reports on what led to the raging forest fires in Uttarakhand, now spreading to several regions in the Garhwal area even two days after they started. Several disaster and rapid response teams, as well as the Army and Air Force, are ... Asian Age, 3 hours ago
Eco disaster unfolds in Uttarakhand hills The Freepress Journal, 1 day ago
New Delhi Pioneer

To Stop The Next Forest Fire, Satellite Alerts Begin, Air Tankers On Radar

As the hills of Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh rage with forest fires, the Union Environment and Forest Ministry is trying out a new "pre-fire alert system" that will allow the authorities to respond faster. "For the last two years, we have been ...
 NDTV8 hours ago U'khand forest fires: Govt plans for satellite alerts & air tankers  MSN News US57 minutes ago Forest fire, wildlife safety now major concerns  New Delhi Pioneer3 days ago Coalmines shut in forest  The Telegraph2 months ago

Over 50kg of garbage removed in a clean-up drive on Yeoor Hills

Over 50 kilos of plastic, junk food wrappers, empty liquor bottles, litter and other waste was cleared from the forest area of the Yeoor Hills by a group of NGOs on Saturday. Armed with scarfs, garbage bags and glass-picking aids, this collection ...
 Times of India9 hours ago

Huge haul of red sanders seized; one held near Tirupati

Tirupati, Apr 30 (PTI) In a huge haul, five tons of Red Sanders has been seized in the Mamanduru forest in Seshachalam hills some 25 km from here, forest officials said today. Divisional Forest Officer Subba Reddy told reporters that a team of 25 ...
 Press Trust of India1 day ago Red sanders logs worth Rs. 60 lakh seized  The Hindu2 months ago 19 red sanders logs seized in Talakona forest  The Hindu2 months ago PTI - SEIZURE - Huge haul of red sanders seized; one held near Tirupati  Namibia Press Agency1 day ago

Garo hills criminal shot dead

Meghalaya police today gunned down a wanted criminal, involved in extortion and attacks on villagers, at a forest near Gandagre village in South Garo Hills. The criminal has been identified as Saljagring D. Sangma, alias Khuda. He was harassing people in ...
 The Telegraph1 day ago

Off their feet through rough terrain to hills and forests

JOLTING RIDE:Candidates for the Bhavani Sagar seat are required to take rough roads to meet tribal voters; and P. Senthil Kumar, DMK candidate in Palani, trek through the forests to campaign at Periyur on Kodaikanal hill.—Photos: M. Govarthan and Special ...
 The Hindu1 week ago

A normal guy from a small state

The north-eastern US state of Vermont was an interesting place in the late 1970s. With its rolling hills, pine forests and tiny human conglomerations, with its legendary fall colours, formidably cold winters and rudely exultant, verdant summers, it was one of ...
 The Telegraph1 week ago
The Telegraph

Pledge to fight deforestation

People gathered at Rongjeng, today, in East Garo Hills and pledged to fight against the increasing destruction of forests in Garo hills. The pledge was taken at an awareness programme organised by several NGOs of the region, including Garo Students Union ...
 The Telegraph3 weeks ago
The Telegraph

Calcutta youth found dead in hills

A youth from Calcutta was found dead with an injury to the forehead in an isolated forest stretch at Batasia Loop near Darjeeling this morning. The body of Subhajit Bhattacharya, 31, was found first by grass cutters around 1km from NH55 in Municipal Gaon.
 The Telegraph2 months ago Body found at Batasia Loop  The Telegraph2 months ago Male tiger found dead in Kodaikanal  The Hindu2 months ago
Times of India

Proposal for Mangar Bani forest demarcation

The forest department’s move to suggest the state government to demarcate 1943 acres of land in the Aravali hills, located along Gurgaon-Faridabad Road, as Mangar Bani forest. GURGAON: City-based environmentalists have welcomed the forest department's ...
 Economic Times2 months ago
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