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Four tigers find a new home in Gadchiroli district

Three tiger poachers held in MP

The Tiger Strike Force of Madhya Pradesh Forest Department has arrested three persons wanted in tiger poaching cases in Vidarbha region of Maharashtra, an official said today. The three accused, identified as Rokin, Tiliya and Tayohari, were arrested from ... Business Standard, 2 weeks ago

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Sahyadri tiger reserve sees arms inventory mapping

Maharashtra Forest Department initiates project to save the big cats from local poachers and hunters
 DNA3 weeks ago

Moha flower exempted from forest dept's transport permit

Maharashtra Government has exempted flowers of Moha tree (madhuca longifolia) from the necessity of Forest Department's transport permit. The move is aimed at lifting restrictions on storage of Moha flower and open it for trade. State Forest Minister Sudhir ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

Open wells pose threat to leopards in Maharashtra

Forest department officials from Pune admitted that in the last few years, open wells have indeed become a major problem, what with growing human habitation, and even they have been corresponding with the authorities, albeit with limited success.
 DNA1 month ago

Maoists set afire timber depot, block road in Gadchiroli

Maoists set ablaze a timber depot at a forest and blocked a road in Maharashtra's Gadchiroli district in the wee hours today, police said. The ultras, who have called for a nationwide bandh today, set on fire the timber depot of forest department at Romapalli ...
 Business Standard2 months ago

Met Dept suspects the unusually high temp at Bhira in Maharashtra

Mumbai: Even as Maharashtra is reeling under intense heat, the Met department suspects that the unusually high temperature of 46.5 degrees Celsius recorded by a temperature mapping centre at Bhira in Raigad district could be wrong. The weather forecaster has ...
 Mathrubhumi1 month ago

Years of drought sees high enrolment for Green Army in Latur

The importance of water and the need for forest cover to usher in rains in scarcity-hit regions of Maharashtra, specially in Marathwada can be underscored by the overwhelming registration for state government's ambitious program of setting up a Green Army.
 Business Standard1 month ago

Timely action by authorities averts major forest fire

A fire broke out in the Seminary hills area here today but it was doused in time, preventing its spread to a nearby forest, an official said. The fire broke out at 7.30 PM in the forest area, located near the official residence of Maharashtra Chief Minister ...
 Business Standard1 week ago

Heat wave like conditions in several states, Bhira in Mah records 46.5 degrees

Village Bhira in Raigadh district of Maharashtra recorded an unusually high 46.5 degrees Celsius as several parts of the country reeled under sweltering heat today. Akola, also in Maharashtra, recorded 44.1 degree Celsius, Barmer in Rajasthan recorded a high ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago

Can Shivaji's capital Raigad regain its old glory?

Maharashtra has a rich wealth of forts, more than any other state in the country.'If nothing is done, some of the small forts may simply disappear in the next 50 years.'Ranjita Ganesan reports on how a unique heritage can be preserved for future generations. Photograph: Kind courtesy Vineet Menon/Wikimedia Commons Men of all ages are roaming the ruins of what used to be the durbar hall in Raigad Fort, the erstwhile capital of the Maratha empire. Most sport saffron kurtas or turbans, beaded ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
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