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Three poachers killed by forest guards in encounter in Kaziranga Park

Three poachers were on Wednesday killed in two encounters with forest guards in Kaziranga National Park in Assam. On a tip off about the entry of a group of poachers into the park, forest guards......

Centre steps in to protect Assam's rare rhinos

Union Minister of Environment and Forest Prakash Javadekar on Friday expressed anguish over the unabated poaching of the rare one-horned rhinoceros in Assam’s Kaziranga National Park and the......

Poachers have hunted down 193 rhinos since 2001 in Assam

Assam Environment and Forest Minister Rakibul Hussain said that as many as 193 one-horned rhinos have been killed in protected forest areas in Assam between 2001 and August 3, 2014. A total of 126......

Assam: Two poachers killed in Kaziranga Park

Forest personnel guarding Kaziranga National Park in Assam gunned down two poachers in an encounter that took place in Bagori Range of the National Park. Park Director N K Vasu informed that a......

Rhino-saver UAV takes off at Kaziraga Park

An unmanned aircraft on Monday hovered over for about 30 minutes over the Kaziranga National Park in Assam after state Forest Minister Rakibul Hussain inaugurated the test flight, ushering in......

India Shining! Precious forest land wiped away for 23,716 industrial projects

The government may claim planted trees compensate for forests lost, but that does not mean complex flora and fauna destroyed have been restored, points out Himadri Ghosh. Over the last 30 years,......

PM for cashless society, shield for water resources

  In Mann ki Baat, Modi says need to reduce black money in system, monsoon delay a cause for concern In Sunday's broadcast of Mann ki Baat, Prime Minister Narendra Modi stressed on the need......

The story of West Bengal's dismal industrial performance

A policy-related problem that urgently needs to be redressed is the ‘miniaturisation’ of projects, notes Ashok K Lahiri. Image: Miniaturisation will not work for industry and......

In 50 days, Modi govt gave green nod to 5 projects

The Narendra Modi-led National Democratic Alliance government has given environment clearance to five projects since it took charge on May 26.  A total of 394 projects are still awaiting......
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Two smugglers with leopard skin arrested

Two smugglers were arrested from Jalpaiguri district of West Bengal with a 10-feet-long leopard skin, forest department officers said. The two, who... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/two-smugglers-with-leopard-skin-arrested-117022400967_1.html
Apollo Hospitals Foundation, WWF India extend partnership

WWF India and Apollo Hospitals Foundation today announced continuation of their year-long partnership to provide medical support to forest... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/apollo-hospitals-foundation-wwf-india-extend-partnership-117022000834_1.html
Are Kaziranga game-keepers killing innocents? Experts rubbish BBC report

A report published by the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) as an introduction to the documentary 'Killing for Conservation', on the excesses... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/environment-news/are-kaziranga-game-keepers-killing-innocents-experts-rubbish-bbc-report.html
Govt chooses to be an ostrich in rhino land

Stopping poachers has always been a challenge for authorities of the Kaziranga National Park in Assam. But, the current administration seems to... ...

http://www.firstpost.com/india/kaziranga-shoot-poachers-at-sight-order-govt-chooses-to-be-an-ostrich-in-rhino-land-3284970.html
Meet suggests steps to mitigate man-elephant conflict

KALAIGAON, Feb 11 - Man-elephant conflict has been a burning issue in Assam in the recent years. The only reason was massive destruction of forests... ...

http://www.assamtribune.com/scripts/detailsnew.asp?id=feb1217/state051

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