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Saturday, Jan 18, 2020

Wildlife protection act

Sep 20, 2019 22:43
Popular actor Mohanlal has been chargesheeted seven years after ivory tusks were recovered from his house during an income tax inspection. read more
Sep 13, 2019 19:31
Authorities acted on the matter after being alerted to it by a local environmentalist, who pointed out that the area in question is Aravalli land, recorded by the revenue department as ‘gair mumkin pahad’, rendering it a ‘deemed forest’ and a no-construction... read more
Sep 05, 2019 23:37
While the court granted the state time till November, petitioners Vanashakti, an environment group which has said that Aarey is a forest, will be filing an appeal to expedite the hearing in the case. read more
Aug 29, 2019 00:13
According to the police, the complainant, a student from Andheri (West), had put up an ad on OLX to sell his cat. On August 22 he received a phone call from the cyber-fraudster who expressed interest in buying the pet. read more
Aug 27, 2019 00:17
Last month, the Supreme Court (SC) had ordered the state government to demolish the Balayogi Shri Sadanand Maharaj Ashram by August 31. Senior officers from the forest department said that while the road leading up to the ashram had been cordoned off,... read more
Aug 22, 2019 07:33
HT had reported last week about a detailed project report being prepared for the creation of three new biodiversity parks in Kasan, Kukrola and Damdama, under the afforestation component of the Jal Shakti Abhiyan. read more
Aug 20, 2019 18:14
The boy used to earn his livelihood by displaying the snake in public. read more
Aug 20, 2019 00:23
Chander was booked under the Wildlife Protection Act, 1972, under which a convict can be jailed for seven years for hunting or illegally possessing articles or trophies of protected animals. read more
Aug 17, 2019 22:44
The NGO dispatched a three-member team to the location. One of the rescuers climbed down the well with the help of a ladder provided by the fire brigade. read more
Aug 14, 2019 19:38
Protected under scheduled-II of wildlife protection Act, 1972, keeping bears or their exhibition is prohibited. Keepers of the bears, who allegedly belonged to West Bengal, Bihar and Jharkhand, managed to escape. read more
Aug 08, 2019 13:05
The leopard has killed two people and attacked several others,which includes a 15-year-old boy in Chanwda village. read more
Jul 30, 2019 00:38
A special bench of justices Arun Mishra and Deepal Gupta stopped the construction work while asking the state to approach the Centre for obtaining the requisite approval under the Wildlife Protection Act. read more
Jul 11, 2019 05:26
Ruchita Sankhe, range forest officer (RFO), Palghar, and forest guard Dhananjay Patil said the whale was 50-foot long, weighed around 12 tonnes, and may have died at sea. read more