As per Additional Principal Chief Conservator of Forests (APCCF) (wildlife) Arun Pandey, there are a total of 25 villages in the core area of tiger reserve out of which six villages were relocated and rehabilitated in 2010.
Updated on Sep 08, 2020 03:41 PM IST
Rapid testing was also started in Delhi’s two biggest wholesale markets – the Azadpur mandi and the Ghazipur mandi -- in order to screen vegetable and fruit vendors, transporters and dealers.
Updated on Jul 11, 2020 01:13 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Sweta Goswami, New Delhi
Before the PLA grabbed positions on Finger Four overlooking Indian deployments, the army would patrol right up to Finger Eight that New Delhi considers within Indian territory.
Updated on Jul 08, 2020 08:52 PM IST
The two armies have already created a 4km buffer zone in Galwan Valley, the site of a deadly clash which left 20 Indian and an unconfirmed number of Chinese soldiers dead on June 15, said a second official.
Updated on Jul 08, 2020 08:03 AM IST
For a period of three to four weeks, there will be no patrolling by either of the armies in these buffer zones, said one of the officials.
Updated on Jul 08, 2020 01:36 AM IST
Hindutan Times, New Delhi | By Rahul Singh
Local authorities will try to arrange home delivery to the residents staying inside the broad-based containment zones, the government said in a notification.
Updated on Jul 07, 2020 07:56 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Ashutosh Tripathi
Savings depleted, employers threatening to sack them, no medical help available for the ailing, people want Covid-19 restrictions in the containment zones to go at any cost
Published on Jun 04, 2020 11:05 PM IST
The revised guidelines issued by Union health secretary Preeti Sudan said that districts, municipal corporations or even sub-divisions, wards or any other administrative unit may be categorised as red, orange or green zone after analysis.
Updated on May 18, 2020 01:49 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
The reports of 19 contacts, including the family of the patient, are awaited
Published on May 09, 2020 10:36 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent, Panchkula
Covid-19 outbreak: Containment policy to be implemented in Chandigarh if needed, says adviser Parida
Steps to be taken up if an area shows hike in Covid-19 positive cases
Published on Apr 06, 2020 12:53 AM IST
The multi-level underground parking lot is to come up opposite the HC; the current parking space only has a capacity for 800 cars
Updated on Dec 21, 2019 01:05 AM IST
Projects located within the notified ESZ will require the NBW’sL nod, which can be applied for together with the initial “terms of reference” application.
Updated on Aug 17, 2019 10:31 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Jayashree Nandi
The Wildlife Conservation Strategy of 2002 had stated that states need to declare a buffer of 10 km around sanctuaries. The SC had also upheld the policy.
Updated on Aug 16, 2019 03:43 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Jayashree Nandi
The Supreme Court had issued a directive to the Union environment ministry to declare ESZs around 21 national park and wildlife sanctuaries
Updated on Aug 12, 2019 12:34 AM IST
Hindustan Times | By Manoj R Nair
The Idlib region, home to some three million people, is supposed to be protected by a months-old international truce deal, but it has come under increased bombardment by the regime and its Russian ally since late April.
Updated on Jun 20, 2019 02:59 PM IST
Beirut | By Agence France-Presse
This development comes just two days after the departments received a complaint of large-scale tree felling on the protected Aravalli land in Kot and Bandhwari villages, lying in the buffer zone of Mangar Bani, Delhi-NCR’s only remaining sacred grove.
Updated on May 28, 2019 07:44 AM IST
Gurugram | By HT Correspondent
Most of those arrested are tribals from buffer zones and corridor areas of wildlife sanctuaries, Madhya Pradesh’s wildlife department officials said on Saturday.
Published on May 18, 2019 11:28 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Bhopal | By Shruti Tomar
For this purpose, BMC is writing to the forest department requesting maps with markings of mangroves, so that they can be superimposed on the Mumbai’s DP sheets.
Published on May 16, 2019 05:23 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Eeshanpriya MS
The state has proposed a buffer zone of 3,405.99 ha, extending from 0 to 3.5 km around the sanctuary’s area, which has been designated an ESZ.
Updated on May 16, 2019 07:45 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Badri Chatterjee
The court has been passing directions at regular intervals in the matter with focus on parking, de-congestion and plying of e-rickshaws.
Published on Mar 20, 2019 05:05 AM IST
New Delhi | By Richa Banka
A tiger was sighted in Gujarat earlier this week after 27 years. Its surprise appearance has raised a few questions.
Published on Feb 18, 2019 07:48 AM IST
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
Another sub-adult female leopard, was found abandoned in the area on Monday. This leopard was kept at the rescue centre and is reported to be out of danger. The mother leopard is missing.
Updated on Jan 09, 2019 10:27 AM IST
Nagpur | By Pradip Kumar Maitra
The Uttarakhand high court noted that the tiger population was “sharply dwindling” in Corbett and other parks, including Rajaji National Park, emphasising protection of big cats from poachers.
Published on Aug 24, 2018 12:43 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Nainital | By Neeraj Santoshi
The Uttarakhand high court on Wednesday directed the state government to ensure that there was no mining within 10 km from boundaries of national wildlife parks in the state without nod of the National Wildlife Board
Published on Jun 13, 2018 09:59 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Dehradun | By Neeraj Santoshi
Some of the significant changes as per the draft are that the applicability of CRZ distance to the land area or width of the creek from the high tide line is now 50 metres, reduced from 100 metres buffer zone
Published on Apr 20, 2018 01:14 AM IST
Hindustan Times | By Badri Chatterjee