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Step up efforts at protecting forest resources - Asantehene
Ghana News Agency

Implementing Forest Rights Act vital: Medha

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Proper implementation of the Recognition of Forest Rights Act and the Panchayats (Extension to Scheduled Areas) Act is vital to preventing the corporatisation of land resources, environmental activist Medha ... The Hindu, 1 day ago
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'Male child should be sensitised about female rights': Javadekar

Minister of State for Environment, Forests and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar has said gender sensitisation of the male child at home and school is as important as empowerment of the female child. Javadekar, who was speaking yesterday after giving away the ...
 Sify1 month ago City activist sends legal notice to Union minister for plan to revive bull race plan  Times of India1 month ago Javadekar sent legal notice on bullock cart races  Zee News1 month ago Prakash Javadekar sent legal notice on bullock cart races  One India1 month ago
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Kuensel Online

The rights of the forests

STATESMAN NEWS SERVICE Darjeeling, 19 January Forest communities in North Bengal today protested the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government's attack on forest rights and demanded that the government respect democracy in the forests and ...
 The Statesman5 days ago Community forest mangt, the best defence against environmental degradation  Kuensel Online4 days ago The responsibility to protect forests  TheStar.com.my4 days ago Honda Motor : Buyer's Guide  4 Traders1 day ago
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Right to collect minor forest produce denied by forest officials

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The produce is being auctioned unilaterally, tribal people allege Tribal people in the district have alleged that their right to collect minor forest produce from forests was denied as forest officials ...
 The Hindu4 days ago
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Javadekar goes after tribal affairs minister

The environment ministry and tribal affairs ministry are locked in a fight over forest rights and two months into the confrontation no side is showing any sign of giving in to the other
 Hindustan Times1 week ago Tribal Affairs ministry not happy with Environ Min's stand on  Business Standard3 weeks ago Tribal affairs ministry asks Maharashtra to withdraw Village Forests Rules  Down to Earth1 month ago Ministry vs ministry over forest land  The Telegraph2 months ago

Agitation launched to enable craftsmen access to cheap bamboo

Shramik Yalgaar, a social organisation working for the rights of tribals and forest workers in the district launched an agitation at Mohadi village called 'Bamboo Mukti Satyagraha' today, to enable Burud community bamboo craftsmen access to cheaper ...
 Business Standard1 week ago

Tribals evicted from Kanha Tiger Reserve must be allowed to return to their forest homes: Rights group

Around 450 families - totaling up to 3,000 people - from the Baiga and Gond tribes in the Kanha Tiger Reserve were evicted last June and told by the forest department that elephants would be released to trample their homes and crops if they did not leave, ...
 Economic Times1 week ago India urged to stop evicting tribes from "Jungle Book" tiger reserve  Reuters1 week ago
Down to Earth

Nothing to fear on forest rights issue: Javadekar

rest Rights Act. His comments come after Tribal Affairs Ministry objected to the recent Environment Ministry order that allowed district collectors to unilaterally clear diversion of forest land to expedite development projects. "There should be no fear" on ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago Ministries battle over applicability of Forest Rights Act  Down to Earth2 weeks ago Forest land: As India Inc cheers, rude shock awaits the tribals  Rediff.com2 weeks ago Rift within govt over tribal rights  Hindustan Times3 weeks ago
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NHRC notice to AP on assault of TN villagers

National Human Rights Commission has issued notice to Andhra Pradesh over assault allegedly by its forest officials on poor villagers of Tamil Nadu. NHRC has taken cognizance of a complaint with video clips alleging that forest officials of Andhra ...
 Business Standard1 month ago NHRC notice to Andhra Pradesh over assault on labourers  Prokerala1 month ago

Maneka seeks probe into monkey feed expenses

Union minister and animal rights activist Maneka Gandhi has sought a probe into the Delhi forest departments annual expenditure ofnbsp Rs 1 crore to feed monkeys after HT on Saturday reported that 16000 simians were starving because of pending food bills ...
 Hindustan Times1 month ago
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