Forest (Conservation) Act 1980

Forest (Conservation) Act 1980 News

Supreme Court to hear on Monday fresh plea for not evicting forest dwellers

The apex court, while dealing with other similar pending petition, had on February 28 stayed its February 13 order directing 21 states to evict 11.8 lakh illegal forest dwellers whose claims over the forest land have been rejected by authorities.

To tackle Red menace, states want Centre to bear 90 per cent burden

Akhilesh Yadav,used the opportunity to place before HM proposal of Rs 6,500 crore for mordernisation of police


MoEF puts spoke in Himachal eco-tourism

In a major blow to Himachal Pradesh’s drive to nurture the state’s eco-tourism potential,the Union Ministry of Environment and Forest has imposed a ban on state governments taking-up non-forest activities....