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Uttarakhand Forest Fires To Be Doused In 2 Days: Prakash Javadekar

State minister rules out environmental hazards

World's largest mangrove forest Sundarbans would not face any environmental hazard because of setting up the Rampal Power Plant, Nasrul Hamid, state minister for power, energy and mineral resources, told parliament yesterday. He also said ... Bangladesh Daily Star, 30 minutes ago
KNP likely to be included in Wetlands list The Assam Tribune, 1 day ago
India Today

Forest fire reaches Kasauli boarding school, students evacuated

The number of active fires dropped sharply to 40 in the hill state and the Centre claimed the situation was under control. Two IAF helicopters made nine sorties from Nainital and Pauri and poured water over the flaming forests as 10,000 personnel ...
 India Today1 day ago A man-made forest fire  Afternoon Despatch & Courier12 hours ago Uttarakhand forest fire: A burning problem  DNA India1 day ago The Uttarakhand forest fire  The Echo Of India18 hours ago
DNA India

Uttarakhand forest fire reaches boarding school in Himachal Pradesh's Kasauli

The Uttarakhand forest fire which was spread to the other states last night has reached the a boarding school in Kasauli, a popular hill town in Himachal Pradesh, reports NDTV . Fire started at the Pinegrove school in the hill town. Evacuation of ...
 DNA India2 days ago Number of forest fires goes down in Ukhand, IAF ops continue  Deccan Herald1 day ago Uttarakhand forest fire: Area near Lawrence School, Sanawar, causes panic  Equilibrio Informativo18 hours ago After Uttarakhand, forest fire in Himachal Pradesh reaches residential school  International Business Times India1 day ago
The Gulf Today

Rain spell brings relief to blazing forest fires in Uttarakhand

DEHRADUN: A much awaited spell of rains lashed most parts of north Indian state of Uttarakhand overnight supplementing ongoing fire dousing operations across the state in a big way even as the toll in the blazing forest fires rose to seven with a ...
 The Gulf Today13 hours ago Uttarakhand forest fires: Rain brings relief; at least seven dead  MSN News US12 hours ago PTI - FIRES - Rain spell brings relief to blazing forest fires in U'Khand  Namibia Press Agency14 hours ago Widespread showers help contain flames in U'khand  Business Standard3 hours ago
DNA India

Forest Fire

The forest fire that ravaged the Himalayan state Uttarakhand over a week had 100 fires in 13 district across the state destroying the forest cover over an estimated area of 2900 hectare of land. The fire is still there in subdued form but it has ...
 Central Chronicle9 hours ago Rain respite for forest fire-ravaged hill states soon  Chandigarh Tribune1 day ago Uttarakhand loses 1,900 hectares of forests to fire; role of timber mafia being investigated  DNA India2 days ago Mafia is causing Uttarakhand forest fire!  TeluguOneNews.com2 days ago

'All forest fires in Himachal doused'

Himachal Pradesh forest department chief says all forest fires in the state have been doused. Summer fires in Himachal Pradesh's grasslands and forests have so far led to 378 incidents, mainly in the low hills, and destroyed flora and fauna in over 3,000 hectares, a senior forest official had said on Monday. "The sudden rise in mercury and the prolonged dry spell are mainly the reasons for these forest fires. Most of the fire-related cases are from the Shivalik ranges in Bilaspur, ...
 Rediff.com11 hours ago Widespread rain in Himachal douses forest fires  Prokerala6 hours ago Rain gods may smile as Himachal battles forest fires  The Freepress Journal1 day ago

KASHMIR-CASE - 3 former forest corporation officials booked for graft in J-K

Contributed by NAMPA / PTI. Srinagar, May 4 (PTI) Three former State Forest Corporation officials were booked by State Vigilance Organisation for alleged embezzlement of nearly Rs one crore during timber procurement in Jammu and Kashmir's Leh ...
 Namibia Press Agency7 hours ago 3 former forest corporation officials booked for graft in J-K  Business Standard7 hours ago

Environment ministry clears only 17% proposals for defence projects on forest land

to 28 April 2016 from various states for forest clearance New Delhi: The Union environment ministry has given its final clearance to only 17% of the 48 proposals it received for providing forest land for defence projects across India, starting ...
 Livemint.com14 hours ago NSA encouraged by clear messages from Secretary of State  Farm Business1 day ago Clearance for cement plants  The Telegraph1 month ago
Hindustan Times

Forest fires: Uttarakhand govt pays Rs 85 for a litre of water dropped

The fight against forest fires in Uttarakhand is turning out be highly expensive as the state will have to pay Rs 85 for a litre of water dropped by two air force Mi-17 helicopters on burning forestland. The helicopters, in operation since May 1, ...
 Hindustan Times22 hours ago At Rs 85/litre of water, Rs 50 lakh spent to fight forest fires  MSN News US16 hours ago Uttarakhand: Govt to pay Rs 85 per litre for water dropped to douse raging forest fire, says report  DNA India14 hours ago

State announces third new leopard safari

The Maharashtra State Forest department seems to be on a spree to set up leopard safaris across the state. After announcing a leopard safari each at Sanjay Gandhi National Park (SGNP) in Mumbai and the Chandrapur city, state forest minister Sudhir ...
 DNA India16 hours ago
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