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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......

India-China stand-off: The truth from the Dragon's mouth

A new book reproduces original Chinese maps that contradict Chinese propaganda.The book reveals Chinese intelligence admissions that Beijing never maintained any army base, customs office or other......

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......

Review: Gurgaon is supremely entertaining

Director Shanker Raman, with an appetite for noir and a natural temperament for fast-cutting, takes you so swiftly and so deeply inside Gurgaon's anomie that you may mistake his vision of the city......

'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......

Football Roundup: Second-tier teams scramble for share of EPL riches

Second-tier teams scramble for share of Premier League riches IMAGE: Bradford players celebrate. Photograph: Mike Hewitt/Getty Images. The annual scramble for promotion to the Premier League......

Football Roundup: Spanish soccer federation head arrested

Spanish soccer federation head arrested in graft investigation IMAGE: UEFA Vice President Angel Maria Villar. Photograph: Handout/UEFA via Getty Images The head of Spain's soccer federation......

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:......
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Apex Court to decide in Nov city NGO's plea on NGT jurisdiction

The Supreme Court on Friday agreed for a detailed consideration of a plea by a Bengaluru-based NGO, questioning the National Green Tribunals (NGT)... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/628795/apex-court-decide-nov-city.html
'Centre approved forest diversion for Kalasa-Banduri work in 2003'

The Union government has in 2003 approved diversion of 243 hectare of forest land in Western Ghats for Banduri nala diversion scheme in Belagavi... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/628260/centre-approved-forest-diversion-kalasa.html
Sewer floods Madiwala lake areas again

Despite a separate enclosure constructed right next to the Madiwala lake to hold treated sewage water and flood water coming from Sarakki and... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/628277/sewer-floods-madiwala-lake-areas.html
15-month-long Gaj Yatra to promote elephant conservation

New Delhi: Union Forest Minister Harsh Vardhan on Saturday launched a 15-month-long campaign -- Gaj Yatra -- to raise awareness about the shrinking... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/15-month-long-gaj-yatra-to-promote-elephant-conservation-news-national-rimutXigcefhh.html
Activists want BBMP's written assurance on saving trees

Tree lovers are not satisfied with BBMP forest cell's verbal assurance that 245 marked trees near Dairy Circle will not be cut down for the second... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/627819/activists-want-bbmps-written-assurance.html

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