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Forest fables: Q&A with Nandana Dev Sen

Congmen ransack range office over forest land

NABARANGPUR:AN agitation by district unit Congress members demanding right over forest land under the Forest Rights Act turned violent on Saturday when they forcibly entered the forest range office at Raighar and ransacked it. They also allegedly ... New Indian Express, 3 days ago
Forest official caught taking bribe Deccan Herald, 17 hours ago

180 images for forest rights

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DNA India

#dnaEdit: Policy rush

The ministry of environment and forests (MoEF) has rightly distanced itself from the draft national forest policy prepared by the ministry's research arm, the Indian Institute of Forest Management (IIFM). Though the ministry sought to play down the ...
 DNA India10 hours ago Content uploaded not forest draft policy, clarifies ministry  Times of India3 days ago 10 days after declaring draft forest policy, government disowns it  New Indian Express3 days ago Centre disowns draft forest policy  Deccan Herald3 days ago

Forest rights: CM sets three-month deadline for officials

Expressing dissatisfaction over the apathy of the official machinery in according individual and community rights to tribal communities under the Scheduled Tribes and Other Traditional Forest Dwellers...
 The Hindu13 hours ago
The Hindu

Diesel car ban is not the right way says Environment Minister

Friday, June 24th, 2016 04:34 Union Minister of State for Environment, Forests & Climate Change , Mr. Prakash Javadekar says that the diesel car ban is unfortunate and not the way forward. NGT has banned cars with diesel engines over 2,000cc in ...
 NewsFlow245 days ago Environment Ministry withdraws draft forest policy  The Hindu3 days ago Hunting row: RTI replies show environment ministry ignores own advisory  catchnews.com2 weeks ago Jairams CAMPA bill change is unnecessary. We arent diluting forest rights: Javadekar  catchnews.com4 weeks ago
Irish Examiner

SHRC grills Karnataka foresters on ill-treating TN informer

Chennai : Karnataka foresters had a tough time here when they were summoned to appear before the State Human Rights Commission for arresting and allegedly ill-treating a decoy set up by Tamil Nadu forest department. A petition had been filed by B ...
 Deccan Chronicle1 week ago Forestry leaders gather to discuss certification  Irish Examiner1 day ago CM distributes forest rights certificates  HT Syndication1 week ago Reports of denial of forest rights to tribals in surguja district of Chhattisgarh  Business Standard1 month ago
United News of India

NCST serves notice to Odisha govt. on violation of Forest Rights Act

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 United News of India5 days ago

Rebel-backed charcoal traffickers destroy swathes of forest in Congo - rights group

DAKAR, June 20 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Huge swathes of forest land in the Democratic Republic of Congo's Virunga National Park are being destroyed for valuable charcoal by criminals backing one of the region's most notorious rebel groups, a ...
 Reuters India1 week ago Congo-Kinshasa: Rebel-Backed Charcoal Traffickers Destroy Swathes of Forest in Congo - Rights Group(Thomson Reuters Foundation)  AllAfrica.com1 week ago Rebel-backed charcoal traffickers allegedly destroy swathes of Congo forest  Defence Web1 week ago

Draft National Forest Policy sets up another battle over Forest Rights Act

The NDA government has made public its draft National Forest Policy to replace the one that was crafted in 1988. Incorporating consequences of climate change but entirely ignoring one of the three forest related laws, the Forest Rights Act, the ...
 Business Standard India1 week ago Draft forest policy promotes controversial industrial tree plantations  catchnews.com1 week ago Financing For Indigenous People, Land Reforms And Protection Of Forests And Other Natural Ecosystems In India Part III  Counter Currents4 days ago India: Draft National Forest Policy sets up another battle over Forest Rights Act  EnvironmentGuru.com1 week ago

Centre seeks Chhattisgarh's clarification on forest rights revoke

Adani Mining is working as Mine Developer and Operator (MDO) in the blocks that had been originally allotted to state-owned Rajasthan Vidyut Utpadan Nigam R Krishna Das | Raipur June 14, 2016 Last Updated at 16:42 IST The Ministry of Tribal Affairs had sought ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago

Tribals tread arduous road for forest rights

Odisha has the unique distinction of being one of the few Indian states where thousands of local communities are actively protecting and conserving their forests. These people, who meet their own livelihood requirements from forests, however, are struggling ...
 Asian Age2 weeks ago
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