Monday, May 30, 2016| Latest E-book
You are here:
Forest Department
#

Forest Department

Articles

FP mobile diaries: Poor resources, tools slowed efforts combating Uttarakhand forest fires

May 11, 2016

FP mobile diaries: Poor resources, tools slowed efforts combating Uttarakhand forest fires

The forest department was under-staffed and lacked the resources and equipment to combat the flames in the Uttarakhand fire. #Uttarakhand #Forest Department #Himachal #Almora #Uttarakhand forest fire #MobileDiaries #Uttarakhand forests
Uttarakhand forests continue to burn: Around 2,270 hectares in five districts affected

May 02, 2016

Uttarakhand forests continue to burn: Around 2,270 hectares in five districts affected

Latest satellite images of Uttarakhand show that the forest fire has gone out in 70 percent of the areas. The NDRF deployed over 130 personnel to tackle the fire #NewsTracker #Uttarakhand #Forest Department #NDRF #Chamoli #Almora #OP Singh #Uttarakhand forest fire
Shiv Sena speaks up for dead tiger cubs, calls for forest minister to take moral responsibility

Dec 29, 2015

Shiv Sena speaks up for dead tiger cubs, calls for forest minister to take moral responsibility

After four tiger cubs reportedly starved to death in Chandrapur, the Shiv Sena said the government should start a nutritious food scheme for tigresses. #NewsTracker #CBI #Shiv Sena #Forest Department #Saamna #Chandrapur #Tiger cubs #Sudhir Mungantiwar #Forest Development Corporation #Pathri #Tadoba tiger sanctuary
Maharashtra wants Sachin Tendulkar, Amitabh Bachchan to help save tigers

Aug 04, 2015

Maharashtra wants Sachin Tendulkar, Amitabh Bachchan to help save tigers

The Maharashtra government has written to cricketer Sachin Tendulkar and actor Amitabh Bachchan requesting them to be brand ambassadors for its tiger conservation project. #Amitabh Bachchan #didyouknow #Sachin Tendulkar #NewsTracker #Maharashtra #Forest Department #Tiger #Sudhir Mungantiwar #Save Tiger #Tigers' Day
CAG finds faults with Assam government in running Kaziranga Park

Mar 31, 2015

CAG finds faults with Assam government in running Kaziranga Park

The Comptroller and Auditor General of India has detected a number of lapses and anomalies by the Assam government in maintenance of the Kaziranga National Park and dealing with the poaching of rhinos there. #CAG #Assam #Forest Department #Kaziranga National Park
Muzaffarnagar riot victims refuse to return to villages

Nov 26, 2014

Muzaffarnagar riot victims refuse to return to villages

More than 180 families, which were displaced in last year's riots, have refused to return to their villages in neighbouring Shamli district. #NewsTracker #Forest Department #victims #homes #Villages #Muzaffarnagar #Shamli #Malakpur #Noorpur #Khurgan #Sunheta #H V Girish
Adult female rhino killed by poachers taking the toll to 11 this year

May 18, 2014

Adult female rhino killed by poachers taking the toll to 11 this year

A rhino and a poacher were killed in Kaziranga National Park in Assam today. Forest Department officials said, taking the toll of rhinos killed to 11 this year and three so far this month. #Assam #Brahmaputra #Forest Department #Kaziranga National Park #Rhino #Agratoli range #Debeswari Camp #World heritage site #Ganesh Mili
Rising Rhino toll: Another killed at Kaziranga National Park

May 05, 2014

Rising Rhino toll: Another killed at Kaziranga National Park

The horn was sawn off and taken away by the poachers after gunning down the animal, the officials said. #NewsTracker #Forest Department #Kaziranga National Park #Kaziranga #poachers #Rhino #rhino horn #Rhino killings
CBI registers 22 cases against companies involved in illegal iron ore export

Oct 31, 2013

CBI registers 22 cases against companies involved in illegal iron ore export

CBI has registered 22 cases against companies involved in alleged exports of 21 lakh tonnes of iron ore without valid permits from Belekari Port in Karnataka #Supreme Court #CBI #Iron ore #Forest Department #iron ore export #legal case #Mines and Geology Department
PIL opposes mall on forest land in Badlapur, HC seeks document

Jan 17, 2012

PIL opposes mall on forest land in Badlapur, HC seeks document

The Bombay HC today extended by three weeks its earlier order, restraining the municipal council in Badlapur town from cutting trees to pave way for construction of a shopping mall on forest land. #NewsTracker #Forest Department #Shopping mall #Thane district #Badlapur