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Battle moves to court after Goa govt de-recognises coconut as a tree
Hindustan Times

Battle moves to court after Goa govt de-recognises coconut as ...

A month after the Goa government de-recognised the coconut palm as a tree, the battle over the official nomenclature of the tropical tree will be fought in court. The Panaji bench of the Bombay high court on Monday issued notice to the state ... Hindustan Times, 4 hours ago
Is coconut a tree or not, plea in Goa HC Yahoo! India, 17 hours ago

In Goa, coconut is palm, not tree

Panaji: State-based heritage activist and two other NGOs have filed a writ petition in the Bombay High Court challenging Laxmikant Parsekar-led government's recent move to amend the Act re-classifying the coconut tree as palm. The petition which ...
 News Today1 hour ago Activists challenge Goa govt's Tree Act in Bombay High Court  Business Standard3 hours ago PTI - HC-COCONUT (LGB1) - Activists challenge Goa govt's Tree Act in Bombay High Court  Namibia Press Agency3 hours ago

Coastal greenery: The tragedy of Seaview's palm trees

For the last thirty years, authorities have been planting trees, including coconut palms, along Seaview. Not a single tree has survived. PHOTO: AYSHA SALEEM/EXPRESS KARACHI: People driving along Seaview Road may have noticed the discoloured, ...
 The Express Tribune6 days ago Malta lost 1,744 palm trees to weevil since 2013  MaltaToday6 days ago Palm saplings for Pranab, a gift from Mahmoud Abbas  The Hindu1 week ago Cut Palm trees to size: Experts  Times of India2 months ago

Amendment by Goa on coconut tree wrong: Parliamentary panel

A Parliamentary panel on Saturday termed as “wrong” the Goa government’s decision to classify coconut as “palm” instead of “tree” and sought Centre’s intervention in the matter even as it observed that the amendment to this effect won’t ...
 Asian Age2 months ago Goa amendment on coconut tree wrong, legally untenable: Panel  Business Standard2 months ago Parliamentary panel slams Goa for anti-coconut tree law  News Chennai Online2 months ago Goa govt's amendment on coconut tree wrong, legally untenable: Parlimentary panel  DNA2 months ago

Parseker promises to boost coconut production in Goa

Under the flak for derecognising the coconut palm as a tree, Goa chief minister Laxmikant Parsekar on Wednesday promised a string of measures to promote cultivation and enhance the production of coconuts.During his speech in the ongoing budget session of Goa ...
 Prokerala1 month ago

Congress wants coconut palm to be Goas state tree

" Madkaikar also expressed the hope that the bill would inspire legislators across party lines to come to the aid of the coconut palm." Panaji, Feb 20 - The main opposition party in the Goa legislative assembly, the Congress, on Saturday promised to table a ...
 Nerve2 months ago

Vested interests behind criticism of new coconut law: Goa BJP

The criticism of the decision of the BJP-led government in Goa to de-recognise the coconut palm as a tree was a result of a campaign by "vested interests", state BJP president Vinay Tendulkar said on Tuesday."It is a campaign by vested interests to defame the ...
 Prokerala2 months ago
WA Today

AFL: US giants attempt to tame a football

The 18 giants stood in the middle of palm tree-lined Aviation Field in Redondo Beach, California, curiously holding Sherrin footballs. They tried to bounce them but, instead of returning to their large hands, the balls rolled in every other ...
 WA Today6 days ago US tall timber attempt to tame a football  Melbourne Age5 days ago

Avondale firefighters rescue worker stuck in palm tree

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 AZCentral.com1 week ago

Ban on importation of live palms to be assessed

A palm tree that was destroyed by the lethal yellowing disease. The Plant Protection Unit will be conducting a full risk analysis to determine whether Antigua & Barbuda will be able to lift the near four-year-old ban on the importation of live ...
 Antigua Observer1 week ago
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