User: ajayc Topic: Environmental Justice Issues
Category: Indigenous People
Last updated: Dec 21 2018 02:58 IST RSS 2.0
 
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How growing consumerism in India, China and the US is harming primate habitats across the world 18.1.2020 Scroll.in
The global demand for goods such as palm oil and rubber puts enormous pressure on environmental resources.
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The national policy that governs India’s forests has not been updated since 1988 11.1.2020 Scroll.in
A new National Forest Policy is required to factor in climate change, pollution and forest dwellers’ land rights.
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Nambol Bora Festival begins 11.1.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
Nambol Bora Festival begins
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Maharashtra government portfolios allocated: Full list of ministers 5.1.2020 DNA
This comes a week after 36 new ministers were sworn in on December 30 as Thackeray expanded the council of ministers of the Maha Vikas Aghadi government.
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In Odisha, a coal mining project has undone years of tree-conservation efforts in one fell swoop 3.1.2020 Scroll.in
In Talabira village, a green expanse has been replaced by a checkerboard of tree stubs.
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Namsoong Festival gets under way in Sikkim 3.1.2020 The Assam Tribune
Namsoong Festival gets under way in Sikkim
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Jharkhand’s attempts to enclose sacred groves stirred fears of land grab and religious imposition 25.12.2019 Scroll.in
The welfare department’s gherabandi scheme sought to build walls around ‘sarnas’. But locals’ response was mixed.
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In Jharkhand, the digitisation of land records stripped many villagers of their farms overnight 17.12.2019 Scroll.in
In the ongoing state assembly elections, all parties are using land issues as a poll plank.
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AASU files writ petition in SC opposing Citizenship (Amendment) Act, 2019 16.12.2019 Assam Times
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PFA Manipur says worried about development of Loktak Inland Waterways 4.12.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
PFA Manipur says worried about development of Loktak Inland Waterways
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The big news: Uddhav Thackeray expected to lead Maharashtra alliance, and 9 other top stories 22.11.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Other headlines: The Opposition sought PM Modi’s response on electoral bonds, and Prakash Javadekar claimed New Delhi will curb pollution faster than Beijing.
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Andhra Pradesh and Telangana offer no help as Chhattisgarh Adivasis seek land rights 21.11.2019 Scroll.in
The Adivasis have been demanding land rights, but to no avail.
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Photo feature: Struggle and hope in the tea gardens of the Dooars 16.11.2019 Scroll.in
What a students’ protest around a school bus on one West Bengal estate represents.
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Indefinite general strike on Pallel-Moreh road from Oct 20 17.10.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Indefinite general strike on Pallel-Moreh road from Oct 20
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Indian government wants to disband the protector of ecologically-sensitive Dahanu 15.10.2019 Scroll.in
The Dahanu Taluka Environment Protection Authority faces an uncertain future, with the environment ministry calling for its dissolution.
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The Daily Fix: Congress in Chhattisgarh must end police impunity in Bastar 10.10.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The chief minister speaks of reviving Gandhi’s ideas while the police prevent Adivasis from protesting peacefully in Dantewada.
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Amendments to IFA 1927 are regressive, says KKM 10.10.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Amendments to IFA 1927 are regressive, says KKM
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Aarey “forest” has fired-up Mumbai poll scene 9.10.2019 Citizen Matters
A metro car depot which will wipe out 2,646 trees at Aarey milk colony in Mumbai is an important electoral issue in the upcoming state elections.
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The Daily Fix: Despite relief for Aarey, India is losing the larger battle to protect its forests 8.10.2019 Scroll.in
The Supreme Court on Monday ordered a belated stay on tree-felling in Mumbai’s Aarey Colony. But forest destruction is rampant across the country.
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UTPO support 48 hours bandh by ATSLA's on Imphal-Moreh road 6.10.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
UTPO support 48 hours bandh by ATSLA's on Imphal-Moreh road
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