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Forest Guard suspended on charge of violation of code of conduct

Gurdaspur Sep 18:- Forest Guard suspended. The district electoral officer (DEO) Gurdaspur has placed under suspension a forest guard on the charge of dereliction of election duty.DEO Gurloveleen Singh Sidhu said that Sandeep Masih, a forest guard in South  beat of Forest department Dhariwal in Gurdaspur district had not obey the directions of Election Commission of

Endangered lizard smugglers arrested in West Bengal

For all the Latest news download Daily Post News app:- Click For Android Click For IOS Lizard smugglers caught in Bengal Endangered lizard smugglers arrested West Bengal. Some smugglers have been arrested with rare species of lizard worth Rs 4.5 crore. They were arrested by Armed Border Force (SSB) from the forests of Phalakata in

China begins Construction of World’s first Forest City

The Forest City was created as a scalable development following a petal formation. Each petal, which caters to a population of 20,000, can be scaled to include five petals in a single region, forming a flower-like formation centered on communal green space. All buildings would be covered in trees and greenery to help suck tons

21 peacocks die ’cause of water scarcity.

21 peacocks of Sumawali forest area of Joura town in Madhya Pradesh’s Morena district died of water scarcity. The forest department reported on the spot and send the dead bodies for postmortem.The reports confirmed the cause of the death. The forest officials in their defense ordered an investigation and assured installation of more  hand pumps.The

Over 450 arrested for forest fires in Indonesia

Jakarta: More than 450 people have been arrested in Indonesia for forest fires which, in previous years, have led to a cloud of toxic smoke that affected several countries in the region, police said on Friday. National police chief Tito Karnavian said the arrests will be a deterrent for companies and farmers against starting fires

CM demands early forest clearances for AIIMS in HP

Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Wednesday met Union Health Minister J P Nadda at New Delhi and urged him to expedite the forest clearances for the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) being set up in Himachal Pradesh. The Chief Minister said the state government had identified 1200 bighas of land out of which

Forest fires rage in northern Portugal

Lisbon: More than 2,000 firefighters were battling scores of forest fires throughout northern Portugal. One of most devastating of the 79 blazes consumed an area of forest yesterday around the town of Melres e Medas, less than 20 kilometres (12 miles) from the northern city of Porto. Two firefighters were injured, one through inhaling fumes

Sukhu pleads for implementation of Forest Rights Act in Himachal

Ruling Congress party in Himachal on Saturday urged the state government to start the process of implementation of Forest Rights Act in Himachal Pradesh as it would benefit thousands of residents, including tribals, in the state. The Act was passed in 2006 and its rules were framed in 2008, but it has so far not

With luxury encroaching in forest areas, tribals fear for their existence

Khatiya (Madhya Pradesh): Dheerwati, a member of the Baiga tribe, stands over some half acre of her dry patch of land, and points towards a luxurious resort — one of her many nightmares. “Those resort people have their eyes fixed on our field. Officials lure us to move. We don’t have Patta (documents) for our

KASHMIR: Militant hideout busted in J&K’s Doda district

Bhaderwah: Security forces today busted a militant hideout and seized a huge cache of arms and ammunition in Chirala Forest of Jammu and Kashmir’s Doda district. Troops of 26 Rashtriya Rifles and Special Operation Group (SOG) of J&K police launched a joint search operation in Sunarthwa forest near Gosti Bowl in Doda district and unearthed the