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Green ministry backtracks on forest clearances after NGT orders

MoEF restores right to appeal against forest clearances

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. Business & Finance Real Estate & Construction Pioneer Newspapers New Delhi, May 28 -- The Ministry of Environment and Forest (MoEF) has restored the right to ... HT Syndication, 13 hours ago

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Forestry Sector Declines

Samuel Afari Dartey (right) seated alongside other dignitories at the forum The Forestry Commission has stated that the contribution of the forestry sector to the country's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) has witnessed a sharp decline over the last ...
 Daily Guide Ghana1 hour ago Respond to Commissioner of Forest  Solomon Star1 day ago Workshop on forest rights act held  New Delhi Pioneer1 week ago Cases Under Forest Rights Act  PIB2 weeks ago
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RTI reveals 82% of tribal rights entitlement cases are quashed

The Forest Rights Act of 2006 provides land rights to forest-dwelling communities.
 DNA1 month ago 82 per cent of tribal rights entitlement cases quashed: RTI  Business Standard1 month ago Are Only Humans Rightly Free? The Case for Animal Rights  Wired News1 day ago 82% of Tribal Rights Entitlement Cases Quashed: RTI  Outlook1 month ago

Campaign on for tribals rights over forest

, a partner organisation of PACS (Poorest Area Civil Society programme), has started a movement with the help of a local people's organization, JibikaO Paribesh Surakhya Manch, to claim community right over forest of tribals in Sundergarh. Sources ...
 New Delhi Pioneer5 days ago

NHRC team to visit 'encounter' site in AP forest

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) will send its team on a fact-finding mission into Seshachalam forests on the foothills of Tirumala to ascertain the veracity of the Andhra Pradesh government's claim that 20 people from Tamil Nadu were killed in a ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago NHRC starts public hearing on encounters in AP, Telangana  Deccan Herald1 month ago NHRC to take up hearing in Chittoor firing, Tel encounter  Business Standard1 month ago NHRC records statements of two witnesses  Deccan Herald1 month ago

Javadekar Emphasises Need to Reduce Timelines, Prescribe Right Conditions

The Minister of State (Independent Charge), of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Shri Prakash Javadekar has emphasized the need to reduce timelines for various projects and right conditions to be prescribed that are reasonable, practical, real and ...
 PIB1 month ago Need to reduce timeline, increase accountability: Javadekar  Sify1 month ago

PUCL condemns FIR against human rights team for visiting

rongly condemned the registration of FIR by the AP Forest Department against a team of human rights activists which visited the site of the encounter in Chandragiri Mandal in Chittoor district of AP where police shot dead 20 woodcutters. In a statement, the ...
 Business Standard1 month ago PUCL condemns the AP Police registering FIRs against Fact Finding Team members of HR organisations  Sikh Siyasat Online1 month ago

Kerala forest dept to take up complaint against ex-minister

ht from it 20 years ago for offering to a temple. Animal right campaigners have alleged that Kumar is still keeping the jumbo named 'Viswanathan', which he had bought from the department in 1994 on the pretext of donating to a shrine. Thrissur-based animal ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

Union Environment Ministry to discuss changes in Forest Rights Act

While the environment ministry wants to simplify the process, the tribal affairs ministry, which oversees implementation of the Forest Rights Act. NEW DELHI: As part of its effort to improve the ease of doing business and ensure predictable and expeditious ...
 Economic Times2 months ago Devendra Fadnavis, Union tribal affairs minister battle over forest rights  DNA2 months ago

Govt's bid to dilute tribal rights to help industry

Environment ministry readies draft, which allows industry to fell trees in traditional forest areas without consent of gram sabhas Nitin Sethi | New Delhi March 3, 2015 Last Updated at 00:05 IST After a lot of back and forth, the National Democratic Alliance ...
 Business Standard2 months ago Green laws to the wind! Industry will soon be able to fell trees without tribal consent  Rediff.com2 months ago
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