Forest(Search results - 153)
IndiaApr 26, 2021, 7:02 PM IST
Mizoram forest fire: IAF, Assam Rifles rush to douse it
The fire, which broke out on April 24 in Gen A College Veng area, spread towards Serkawn and Zotlang areas of Lunglei
IndiaApr 20, 2021, 12:32 PM IST
Bengaluru: This is how you grow a mini forest on the terrace
With rapid urbansation, the number of green spaces in Bengaluru is fast shrinking. One man, a retired IT professional, decided to take matters into his own hands
IndiaJul 9, 2020, 1:56 PM IST
MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar, netizens praise Sivan who walked through forests to deliver letters for 30 years
Netizens and Rajya Sabha MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar praised Tamil Nadu postman D Sivan who walked through forests to deliver letters for 30 years
IndiaJun 5, 2020, 12:51 PM IST
Elephant fruit-bombing case: With pressure mounting, Kerala forest department makes first arrest
The Kerala forest department has made the first arrest in the elephant fruit-bombing case
IndiaFeb 15, 2020, 6:40 PM IST
From Trump-Modi popularity on FB to demand for Rajinikanth at protest site, watch MyNation in 100 seconds
Facing criticism over the economic slowdown, BJP national president JP Nadda has directed party leaders to reach out to experts and masses to create awareness on the Union Budget's pro-people policies. The Congress has hit out at Karnataka CM for appointing Anand Singh, as Forest minister. Congress leader Siddaramaiah said if one is giving ministership to a person facing cases in the same department, it will look like government is openly supporting corruption. All this and more on MyNation in 100 seconds.
IndiaJan 24, 2020, 8:20 PM IST
From PM Modi's interaction with children to Maharashtra phone-tapping case, watch MyNation in 100 seconds
Jammu and Kashmir Police sources said that the terrorists killed in an encounter in the forest area of Nagander village on January 22 belonged to terror outfit Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM). Watch MyNation in 100 seconds for the top stories across the country.
CultureJan 7, 2020, 9:11 PM IST
Does anyone care about Mumbai's Elephanta Caves?
The Elephanta Caves in Mumbai is a huge tourist attraction. Every year thousands of people from across the country and the world visit the cave. In 1987, the Elephanta Caves in their entirety and the forested areas around them were declared as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Legislation to shield the Elephanta Caves has existed since the 1950s, but the state government has turned a blind eye leading to the degradation of the spectacular carvings in the caves. Does anyone care? Let’s find out more in this episode of Culture ‘Shauk’ with me Sunita Iyer.
IndiaDec 8, 2019, 1:44 PM IST
Aarey forest spared, but Shiv Sena okays cutting of 1,000 trees for Bal Thackeray memorial
While Uddhav Thackeray has halted the Mumbai Metro project to save Aarey trees, 1,000 trees in Aurangabad will be cut for Bal Thackeray memorial
IndiaNov 12, 2019, 11:26 AM IST
Union minister Prakash Javadekar gets Arvind Sawant’s portfolio
President Ram Nath Kovind accepted the resignation of Arvind Sawant and has now handed over the heavy industries portfolio to Union minister Prakash Javadekar. Javadekar is already in charge of the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, and the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting.
IndiaOct 18, 2019, 1:41 PM IST
Maharashtra Assembly polls: Shiv Sena candidate Aditya Thackeray backs Aarey protest
Speaking to reporters, Shiv Sena candidate Aditya Thackeray said that he would declare Aarey a forest if voted to power in the upcoming Maharashtra Assembly election.
IndiaOct 7, 2019, 12:06 PM IST
Supreme Court calls for no axing of trees in Mumbai's Aarey, next hearing on October 21
On October 7, a special bench of the Supreme Court comprising justices Arun Mishra and Ashok Bhushan restricted authorities from cutting trees anymore in Mumbai's Aarey Forest
IndiaOct 7, 2019, 9:33 AM IST
Special Supreme Court bench to hear Aarey Forest axing case on October 7
On October 5, the Bombay high court had refused to entertain urgent mentioning of Aarey activists to stay the ongoing tree cutting