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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 said on Tuesday, warning those who 'snatch' their rights of stringent action.......

The forest is your right, Rahul tells tribals in Chhattisgarh

Rahul Gandhi interacts with tribals in Chhattisgarh. Photograph: ANI/Twitter Pitching for forest rights of tribals, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi attacked the Centre and the Bharatiya......

RTI activist shot dead near Gujarat HC

A prominent Right to Information activist, who had filed a public interest litigation against illegal mining in Gir forest region, was shot dead by two unidentified gunmen opposite Gujarat high......

Veerappan encounter was fake: Rights activists

Human rights activists have claimed that the Special Task Force had staged-managed the encounter in which forest brigand Veerappan and his three associates were killed in October last......

'Modi and Shah are more chatur than Gandhi'

'This is the first time a majority ruling government is nominating a Dalit for President.''So, the moral credibility definitely will go with the BJP, particularly Narendra Modi.' IMAGE: Kancha......

Niyamgiri poised for voting on bauxite mining for Vedanta plant

The Supreme Court on April 18 ordered the villagers be provided with basic forest rights in form of the land titles A recent show on a local Doordarshan channel about Dongria Kondhs, indigenous......

Was it right to stop Vedanta?

The Minister of Environment and Forests Jairam Ramesh's order stopping Vedanta Aluminium and the Orissa Mining Corporation from mining bauxite in the Niyamgiri hills to feed the company's......

No forest rights violation at Posco site: Orissa

The Orissa government has refuted allegations of the four-member committee of the Ministry of Environment and Forest (MoEF) and the Ministry of Tribal Affairs (MoTA), on the issue of violations of......

It's the right climate for change

The new Indian position articulated in Parliament by the minister of state for environment and forests is a mix of pragmatism and principle, says Business Standard.In defining a new and nuanced......

Sounds to come alive on Google Earth

Here's good news for Internet enthusiasts. Ethnic sounds - right from the Brazilian rain forest to Arctic ice sheets - will now accompany the location-sighting venture on Google Earth."Our......

'I have never done films to feed my stomach'

'I do films because I want to feel proud of myself as an actor.''Why should I sign nonsense? IMAGE: Rahul Bose. Photograph: Kind courtesy Rahul Bose/Twitter Rahul Bose has made one of the toughest......

The Star Trek mystique is alive and well

Star Trek is middle-aged and a bit tired but it's definitely here to stay, feels Shuma Raha. In an early scene of the film Star Trek Beyond, the latest edition of the Star Trek franchise, Captain......

Mourinho asks United fans to urge Ibrahimovic to stay

'I don't beg. But if needed maybe the United fans can go to the door of his house and stay there all night.' IMAGE: Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho, right, speaks to Zlatan Ibrahimovic.......

Golfing great Arnold Palmer dies at 87

  IMAGE: Arnold Palmer gestures after hitting a drive to begin the 2007 Masters golf tournament on the first tee at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Georgia, US on April 5, 2007.......

The Mohammad brothers: Pakistan cricket's first family

It will soon be a month since Hanif Mohammad passed into the ages.Haresh Pandya recounts the fairy tale-like story of the legendary brothers who left an imprint on world cricket.   IMAGE:......

First-ever refugee team ascends to Rio's Christ statue

IMAGE: Members of the Olympic refugee team including Yusra Mardini from Syria (C) pose in front of Christ the Redeemer on Saturday. Photograph: Kai Pfaffenbach/Reuters Members of the first-ever......
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Forest dept to take up seed ball dispersal in big afforestation drive

For the first time, the Forest department has decided to rope in citizens in a big way in afforestation to take up seed ball dispersal and sowing.... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/618988/forest-dept-take-up-seed.html
On hold, great expectations

The presidential elections will provide the ruling NDA one more opportunity to decimate the opposition and pull them down a few more notches in the... ...

http://www.mydigitalfc.com/views/bruminationsb-hold-great-expectations-560
Firms often understate green impact of projects

Land acquisition and forest rights were challenged in the High Court, and its environment approval was litigated in the National Green Tribunal (NGT). ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/analysis/column-firms-lose-out-for-understating-green-impact-of-projects-2480905
Zilla Panchayat members seek solution for sand crisis

Zilla Panchayat members have demanded immediate solution for the ongoing sand crisis and held the district administration responsible and... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/618762/zilla-panchayatamp8200members-seek-solution-sand.html
'Darjeeling is not a Killing Field'- 25 Questions to Mamta Banerjee on Gorkhaland issue

The people protractedly striving for a separate state of Gorkhaland want the Hon’ble Chief Minister to be very clear on the following FOUR... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/national-news/darjeeling-is-not-a-killing-field-25-questions-to-mamta-banerji-on-gorkhaland-issue-66624.html

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