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Dismantling environmental laws, endangering India

India loses 333 acres of prime forest every day. Instead of working to conserve India's forests and water resources, the environment minister has set up a committee to 'dismantle' the five key laws......

Lokayukta police raid MP forest officer; Rs 42 cr seized

Madhya Pradesh anti-corruption officials have raided properties belonging to Chief Conservator of Forest B K Singh and unearthed disproportionate assets worth Rs 42 crores from his residences in......

Punjab CM thanks Ramesh for river conservation

Punjab Chief Minister and Akali Dal leader Parkash Singh Badal expressed his gratitude to Union Environment and Forest Minister Jairam Ramesh for his efforts in cleaning polluted rivers in the......

And the winner of the Wildlife Photographer of the year is...

If you love the wild and animals, this is one feature you mustn’t miss. The Wildlife Photographer of the Year, developed and produced by the Natural History Museum, London, announced......

These animals would have drowned if it was not for the CWRC

Centre for Wildlife Rehabilitation and Conservation staff rescued rhinos, elephants, hog deer and even a tiger from the floods in the Kaziranga National Park.Geetanjali Krishna reports. IMAGE:......

PM approves separate dept for wildlife & forests

To ensure sharper focus on wildlife-related issues and the Forest Conservation Act, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has approved the setting up of a separate department for wildlife and forests. This......

Tiger poaching: China under the lens

Minister of State for Environment and Forests Jairam Ramesh, while inaugurating a media workshop on wildlife conservation on Wednesday confessed that 17 out of 38 tiger reserves are in an unstable......

Govt sets up 11-member panel to revamp forest law

The panel has not been given a detailed mandate, but the first meeting of the panel suggests it has considered revamping the forest governance regime in the country, says Nitin Sethi. The Union......

Draft promises changes in forest and wildlife laws but nothing official about it, yet

The proposed changes, as per the draft, could continue some of the existing conflict between wildlife protection regulations with the implementation of Forest Rights Act, 2006, which gives rights......

'No penalty for violation of environment norms in last 2 years'

The Environment Ministry had earlier this month termed as "incorrect" claims that Adani Port and SEZ was spared a hefty fine of Rs 200 crore. The government did not impose any penalty for violation......

Pranitha, the daredevil!

A lowdown on what's happening in the Telugu film industry. Female actors have also taken to performing their own stunts for their films. Pranitha Subash is the latest to join the bandwagon. When......

The Very Best of Soumitra Chatterjee

Image: Soumitra Chatterjee in Apur Sansar As Soumitra Chatterjee turns 80 on January 19, we look back at his best movies. A Dadasaheb Phalke Award is the least one could have asked for veteran......

Jadeja pays hefty fine for pictures with Gir lions

IMAGE: Ravindra Jadeja reportedly got down his vehicle and posed for pictures, along with his wife, in front of a pride of lions at Gir, Gujarat. Photograph: Twitter. Indian cricketer Ravindra......

Ranji cricketer DROPPED for black buck killing

IMAGE :Mehmood Khan, left, and his son Rameez, second right, were caught along with two others under the Wildlife Conservation Act for hunting endangered black bucks. Photograph: PTI The Madhya......
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Manipur Governor launches national campaign on medicinal plants in Imphal

[India], Oct. 26 (ANI): The Governor of Manipur, Dr. Najma Heptulla, has launched a national campaign on medicinal plants by inaugurating a one day... ...
NGT notice to Centre on plea challenging FC to Yettinahole

An afforestation campaigner today moved the National Green Tribunal challenging the forest clearance granted by Karnataka government for... ...
PM warns of action against those who "snatch" tribal rights

Natural resources in forests should not be exploited at the cost of tribals living there, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said, favouring... ...

Praising the country's tribal communities for conserving the forests, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said that "no one has right to snatch... ...
Experts concerned over dwindling number of owls in Rajasthan

Experts have raised concern over the dwindling number of owls in Rajasthan due to poaching and smuggling and demanded its conservation to prevent... ...

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