Last Updated: Monday, October 28, 2013, 21:38
The Supreme Court Monday permitted traders to carry on their business activities, including erecting tents and pandals for marriage functions and parties, on forest land in Haryana.
Last Updated: Monday, June 10, 2013, 16:29
A total of 4400 hectares of forest land in Kerala is still in the hands of encroachers, Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy told the Assembly today.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 18, 2012, 20:14
Uttarakhand govt set a timeframe of three months for forest land transfer in the state.
Last Updated: Monday, October 22, 2012, 14:51
The CAG has pulled up the state forest ministry for allegedly diverting 1,883 hectares of forest land for non-forest purposes in violation of rules in this district of Jammu and Kashmir.
Last Updated: Friday, October 12, 2012, 22:32
Environment Minister Jayanthi Natarajan today claimed the rate of forest land diverted during her tenure was less than half of the average during last 32 years.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 19, 2012, 14:13
CPI-M-led LDF Opposition in Kerala Thursday staged a walkout in the assembly alleging that the government had failed to take effective steps to protect and conserve forest land in Nilambur.
Last Updated: Monday, June 25, 2012, 14:38
With development projects taking a toll on the country`s green cover, the environment ministry is tightening the audit process.
Last Updated: Sunday, May 13, 2012, 11:07
The National Green Tribunal has directed HPPCL to furnish details of the forest land likely to be affected by Kashang Hydroelectric Power Project.
Last Updated: Saturday, April 30, 2011, 21:34
State governments can now set up public interest projects on upto five hectares of forest land in Maoist-affected districts without seeking permission from Centre instead of two hectare earlier.
Last Updated: Monday, March 21, 2011, 21:14
The Government had on February 4 banned eucalyptus
cultivation in Malnad and Semi-Malnad areas and it has
prohibited cultivation of eucalyptus and acacia also.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 08, 2011, 16:11
Jammu and Kashmir government Tuesday
said that 14,359 hectares of forest land has been encroached
upon in the state.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 04, 2011, 18:53
The Jammu and Kashmir government on Tuesday
said it would not tolerate encroachment of forest land and
constituted a committee to check the menace.
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