The Assam forest department has slapped a penalty of Rs 43.25 crore on PSU major Coal India Ltd for carrying out "illegal mining" inside a reserve forest for 16 years from 2003, officials said on Wednesday
World Rhino Day 2019: Myth of magical horns, weaponisation of DNA and the uphill battle against poaching
The introduction of RhODIS has helped in streamlining the process of tackling the evil of rhino poaching.
NGT bars Assam refinery from building township, golf course by destroying forest cover, disrupting elephant corridor
The NGT in a long-drawn litigation has finally ended on 3 August, 2018, dismissed a review petition filed by the NRL and upheld its earlier order passed in 24 August, 2016 barring the NRL authority from constructing an extended township and a golf course.
area of the famed Kaziranga National Park and claimed the lives of over 140 animals, including seven rhinos.
The Assam Forest Department on Thursday filed an FIR against the builder of Patanjali Mega Herbal and Food Park in Sonitpur district for negligence in providing safety to wild elephants and digging pits at the construction site causing an elephant to die on Thursday.