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Quantity not quality: Letter to BS on 1% rise in India's forest, tree cover
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Quantity not quality: Letter to BS on 1% rise in India's fores...

What is important, however, is to ensure that the right kind of trees are planted Last Updated at February 15, 2018 21:44 IST The marginal one per cent rise in India’s forest and tree cover, now constitutes 24.39 per cent (although falling short of the ... Business Standard, 6 days ago

6 images for forest rights

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Animal rights activist threatened with life

The case involving a death of a privately owned Elephant last month has lodged complaints with Mumbai Police as well as Forest department after he received threatening calls
 DNA2 weeks ago

Forest rights

The Manipur Valley Village Reserve Forest Right Protection Association has placed a charter of demands before the State Government for due consideration and necessary action Source The Sangai Express
 E Pao!1 month ago

New system allows drones to fly through forests, cities

have big ideas for drones that can deliver packages right to your door and a new mapping system developed by researchers at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) can help achieve that. The new system, called NanoMap, allows drones to consistently fly 32 ...
 Business Standard1 week ago
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Organising rally in support of rape accused a shameful act: CPI(M)

Senior CPI(M) leader and MLA M Y Tarigami today termed the rally organised by a fringe right-wing group, demanding the release of the accused in the rape and murder of a minor girl, as the most "shameful act" and against human values.He expressed hope that ...
 Business Standard4 days ago

Delay in afforestation act rules threatens tribals, forest

Congress leader Jairam Ramesh today said the Centre's delay in making draft rules for the Compensatory Afforestation Fund Act 2016 posed a "serious threat" to the rights and livelihoods of tribals and forest dwellers.The rules are yet to be made public ...
 Business Standard1 week ago Environment Ministry notifies draft rules of Compensatory Afforestation Act  Deccan Herald4 days ago

Rohingya crisis can incite religious conflict in South Asia: UN

[Bangladesh], Feb 6 (ANI): The United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) on Monday said the possible "acts of genocide and ethnic cleansing" by the Myanmar army against the Rohingyas could incite a religious conflict in the South Asian region. "Myanmar ...
 Sify2 weeks ago UN to participate in Rohingya repatriation: B'desh  Sify1 week ago

Fundamental duties of citizens also equally imp'tant as rights

Fundamental rights guaranteed by the Constitution is non-negotiable, but fundamental duties of the citizens are also equally important as rights, though non enforceable, the Chief Justice of the Madras High Court Indira Banerjee said today."We have a duty to ...
 Business Standard3 weeks ago

An app that delivers help to injured birds

Even as bird lovers worry that the forest department's refusal to let bird rescue and treatment centres operate in residential areas would lead to more lives being lost, an application developed and improved by students of Ahmedabad University may help in ...
 DNA1 month ago

Settlements dominated by Vantangiyas to be declared revenue

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath today said his government is making efforts to bring the forest dwelling Vantangiya community to the mainstream of the society by declaring their settlements as revenue villages.The Vantangiya community comprises ...
 Business Standard1 month ago
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