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Northland forest under threat, says trust
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EDITORIAL: Mau Forest plan timely

The Mau Forest complex is back in the news, but this time it is for all the right reasons. The government has now partnered with a Dutch organisation, Initiative for Sustainable Landscapes, to curb the forest's destruction by human activities. The ... Business Daily Africa, 1 day ago
Northland forest under threat, says trust Radio New Zealand, 2 days ago

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Gondia, Melghat villages show the way for tendu collection

Even as community forest rights (CFR) have met with limited success, and failed to pan out across all forest communities, 14 gram sabhas have shown the way by exercising their rights on tendu patta and making a turnover of around Rs35 lakh.
 Times of India6 days ago Himachal villages claim community forest rights for the first time  Down to Earth4 weeks ago News Briefs - July 1-15, 2015  Down to Earth6 days ago
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Centre directs nine states to immediately implement Forest Rights Act

Centre has asked nine states to expeditiously implement the Forest Rights Act which recognizes the rights of scheduled tribes living in the forests for generations.Tribal affairs secretary Arun Jha has written to the chief secretaries of Bihar, West Bengal, ...
 News on Air2 weeks ago Centre asks nine states to expeditiously implement Forest Rights Act  Sify2 weeks ago Govt asks nine states to implement Forest Rights Act immediately  MSN India2 weeks ago

Nine states asked to 'immediately' implement Forest Rights Act

The Ministry has also asked the states to set up special cells to monitor the implementation along with setting targets and timelines for the same.
 Economic Times2 weeks ago Nine states asked to immediately implement Forest Act  Business Standard2 weeks ago Nine states asked to 'immediately' implement Forest Act  Zee News2 weeks ago 9 states asked to "immediately" implement Forest Act  State Times2 weeks ago

The forest is your right, Rahul tells tribals in Chhattisgarh

Rahul Gandhi interacts with tribals in Chhattisgarh. Photograph: ANI/Twitter Pitching for forest rights of tribals, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi attacked the Centre and the Bharatiya Janata Party government in Chhattisgarh, accusing both of working "just for two-three industrialists" and not passing on the benefits of development to locals. Raking up the issue of land acquisition in the mining belt of Korba, he questioned the development model of Prime Minister Narendra Modi alleging ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago Rahul Attacks Centre, Chhattisgarh Govt, Pitches for Forest Rights of Tribals  Outlook3 weeks ago Forests are rights of tribals: Rahul in Chhattisgarh  India Today3 weeks ago Forest rights of tribals: Rahul Gandhi attacks Centre, Chhattisgarh govt  First Post.com3 weeks 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 Herald2 months ago NHRC starts public hearing on encounters in AP, Telangana  Deccan Herald2 months ago NHRC to take up hearing in Chittoor firing, Tel encounter  Business Standard2 months ago NHRC records statements of two witnesses  Deccan Herald2 months ago

Give forest, housing rights to tribals in Rajasthan: Sarkar

Tripura chief minister Manik Sarkar on Thursday asked public and democratic forces to unite for a revolution if they want to see ‘acche din’, for the UPA and the NDA are the two sides of the same coin.
 Times of India1 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 ...
 PIB2 months ago Need to reduce timeline, increase accountability: Javadekar  Sify2 months 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 Standard2 months ago PUCL condemns the AP Police registering FIRs against Fact Finding Team members of HR organisations  Sikh Siyasat Online2 months 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 Standard2 months ago
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