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All farmers’ applications for title deeds will be disposed o...

86,000 small and marginal farmers have submitted applications under Forest Rights Act, 2006 Minister for Revenue Kagodu Thimmappa has said that all applications submitted by farmers seeking title deeds under the Forest Rights Act, 2006, in the district would ... The Hindu, 1 week ago

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Tribal ministry retreat on forest rights

Secy re-interprets regulations to ease mining and industry's use of forests in Chhattisgarh case, with far-reaching implications
 Business Standard4 weeks ago Tribal organisations cry foul of CAMPA  DNA2 days ago Ministry changes stance on tribals' forest rights  Business Standard1 month ago Tribal ministry retreats on forest rights, says land can be diverted for mining  Business Standard4 weeks ago

HP govt not implementing FRA, 2006: NGO

An NGO has alleged that the Himachal Pradesh government was "not implementing" the Forest Rights Act (FRA) 2006, thus depriving the tribals and forest dwellers of their rights on the forest lands. FRA, 2006 was passed to "undo the historical ...
 Business Standard5 days ago Implement Forest Rights Act 2006 in Himachal  Nerve4 days ago Cong. to oppose afforestation Bill  The Hindu6 days ago 'Implement Forest Rights Act 2006 in Himachal'  Business Standard4 days 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 month ago Centre disowns draft forest policy  Deccan Herald1 month ago Centre disowns its own forest policy draft  Business Standard1 month ago Government disowns its controversial draft National Forest Policy  Business Standard1 month ago

Indian government makes dramatic U-turn after outcry over forest rights

Millions of tribal people live in India's forests. The Forest Rights Act protects many of their fundamental rights. Harshit Charles/ Survival A proposed new forests policy in India has been hastily withdrawn after an outcry that it made no ...
 Survival2 weeks ago Coal India violating Human rights: Amnesty International  ZeeNews.com2 weeks ago COAL INDIA : Amnesty accuses India's coal producer of rights violation  4 Traders2 weeks ago Amnesty alleges human right violations at Coal India mines  ProKerala.com2 weeks ago

Cong plans 6-month, 7-state protest against amendments to Forest Rights Act

The Congress will soon launch a six-month long campaign in seven states to protest the Centres amendments to the Forest Rights Act that it says emasculates the act, diluting tribal rights and cutting funds for tribal sub-plans. As part of the campaign, ...
 catchnews.com3 weeks ago Rahul plans stir to protect forest rights  The Hindu3 weeks ago Rahul to lead campaign of Cong in 7 states against violation of Forest Rights Act  United News of India3 weeks ago

Animal rights activists up in arms as Prakash Javadekar tries to bring back Jallikattu

If Prakash Javadekar is moved out of the ministry of Environment and Forests, this may well be seen as a farewell gift to Jallikattu lovers. The post Animal rights activists up in arms as Prakash Javadekar tries to bring back Jallikattu appeared first on ...
 First Post.com3 weeks ago Prakash Javadekar scans Aravalli in search of forest definition  Asian Age1 month ago A 'green' moves into MoEF but may not break from Javadekar's past  Rediff.com3 weeks ago Dialogue key to avoid stir: Prakash Javadekar  Asian Age3 weeks ago

Too many RTI pleas is waste of time: Barmer forest officer

JAIPUR: A Barmer-based nature and heritage conservationist who sought information from the forest department through Right to Information applications was stumped to see that his petitions were considered a "nuisance". In a letter of July 7, Barmer ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago
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Congress plans campaign against Centre's bid to dilute Forest Rights Act

 Indian Express3 weeks ago Congress plans agitation against dilution of Forest Rights Act  Hindustan Times2 months ago Cong plans agitation against dilution of Forest Rights Act  HT Syndication2 months ago

Rahul Gandhi will launch campaign on importance of Forest Rights Act: Jairam Ramesh

Rahul Gandhi will launch a nationwide campaign next month to highlight the significance of proper implementation of Forest Rights Act. The post Rahul Gandhi will launch campaign on importance of Forest Rights Act: Jairam Ramesh appeared first on Firstpost .
 First Post.com6 days ago Rahul Gandhi to launch campaign on implementation of Forest Rights Act  DNA3 weeks ago Rahul Gandhi plans tribal outreach next month  Deccan Herald3 weeks ago
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