Sandalwood, red sander timbers smuggled most: Govt

Sandalwood and red sander timbers are smuggled the most in the country and the government expects to soon receive a state-wise inventory of such trees, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar said on Tuesday.

Andhra police defends killings of 20 woodcutters

 Fifteen of the 20 woodcutters killed in an alleged gun battle with police in Andhra Pradesh have been identified while the police have defended their action saying they fired in self-defence.

Sandalwood worth crores of rupees seized in Gurgaon

 Haryana police today claimed to have recovered red sandalwood worth "crores of rupees" from Gurgaon with the arrest of a person, an official said.

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Sandalwood seized in Mizoram

Customs officials seized 5,281 kilos of red sandalwood in Mizoram-Myanmar border Champhai town on Sunday, Customs officials Tuesday said.

5 beauty benefits of Sandalwood for your skin

It is not possible to rush to the salon to get an expensive beauty treatment everyday. So, here are the tips on how sandalwood can help keep your skin glowing and healthy this summer:

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Police seize sandalwood during vehicle check in TN

About 146 kgs of sandalwood billets being smuggled through a car were seized and three persons were arrested here yesterday, police said Thursday.

Thane: 6.5 tonnes red sandalwood seized, 2 held

Two persons were today arrested for allegedly smuggling red sandalwood and 6.5 tonnes of the wood worth Rs 16.5 lakhs was seized, police said.

Four tonnes of sandalwood seized on Indo-Nepal border: 3 held

A truck loaded with 4,000 kilograms of sandalwood was
intercepted near Badhni on Indo-Nepal border on Saturday evening.

Coimbatore: Man arrested for cutting sandalwood tress

One person was arrested today on
charges of cutting sandalwood trees grown in the Forest
College here, police said.

Sandalwood poacher shot dead in Bangalore

A sandalwood poacher, part of a
three-member gang, was Monday shot dead while another was
injured when an industrialist opened fire at his farm in
Hulimavu near here, police said.

Illegal sandalwood smuggling has decreased: Kerala Govt

Kerala government today claimed it has succeeded in containing sandalwood theft from the natural forests in Marayour in Idukki district by implementing stringent protection measures.