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May 26, 2018
'Our forests are a treasure open for loot': How sand, stone mafias make India world’s deadliest country for forest rangersNo less than 63 percent forest rangers have faced life-threatening situations, according to a 2016 survey by the Worldwide Fund for Nature (WWF) and Rangers Foundation Asia (RFA), both NGOs.
Mar 26, 2018
Madhya Pradesh journalist probing illegal sand mining cases mowed down by truck; Shivraj Singh Chouhan vows actionA journalist investigating illegal sand mining cases in Bhind district of Madhya Pradesh was run over by a truck on Monday
Aug 01, 2017
Patna police lodges FIR against RJD legislator Bhai Virender for illegal sand miningA case was lodged on Tuesday against a legislator belonging to the RJD in connection with illegal sand mining, police said.
Jun 16, 2017
Andhra Pradesh Congress releases list of 600 failed election promises of TDP, BJPThe Andhra Pradesh Congress released a 'chargesheet' on failures of both the TDP and the BJP in implementing their election promises in the last three years of rule.
Apr 06, 2017
Global Natural Resources Conclave Day 1: Ministers hard sell govt’s policies to push PM’s economic agendaLack of natural resources will make us completely immobile, said Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu
Apr 27, 2016
Jagendra Singh, deceased UP-based journalist, gets Press Club award for bravery in journalismUP-based journalist Jagendra Singh, who was killed allegedly for his exposes on illegal sand mining and other misdemeanours, was honoured posthumously.
May 21, 2014
Illegal sand mining: NGT appoints officer to survey Air Force land"Let a senior officer of Mining Department of Haryana conduct a survey within thirty days and the applicant be informed of the dates on which the survey would be conducted," a bench headed by Justice Swatanter Kumar said.
Oct 15, 2013
NGT's ban on sand mining is a judicial over-reach: Goa CM ParrikarThe recent National Green Tribunal’s (NGT) ban on sand mining across the country is a case of judicial "over-reach", Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar said Tuesday
Aug 06, 2013
Green body orders against illegal sand mining, but who will ensure compliance?The crux is that laws have not been inadequate, but their enforcement, to put it mildly, has always been quite lax.