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BMC sanctions Rs 5 crore for Jaipur wildlife event

Globally, traditional communities control 24 per cent of wild lands and 60 per cent of unprotected wilderness.

19 Feb 2020 6:46 AM

Cidco admits wetlands transferred to firm

Activists have called for NMSEZ’s scrapping.

17 Feb 2020 4:37 AM

Maharashtra gets Rs 25 crore for NCAP

The information on disbursal of the amount to different states for the NCAP was provided in the Lok Sabha on Friday.

08 Feb 2020 1:53 AM

No major rise in Budget to help wildlife: Greens

The budget for Project Tiger, too, has been reduced by Rs 50 crore.

02 Feb 2020 3:15 AM

‘Mumbai’s air 8 times more polluted than WHO limit’

The dust pollution in Mumbai is prevalent due to ongoing development projects however measures have been taken to control it.

22 Jan 2020 7:22 AM

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Greens allege over 5,000 mangroves destroyed destroyed in Uran

Environmental groups and local fishermen from Uran on Friday wrote to the mangrove committee about the matter.

18 Jan 2020 5:45 AM

Greens meet Aaditya Thackeray over tree-felling near wetland

The environment minister agreed to a site inspection along with forest department and CIDCO officials.

17 Jan 2020 1:22 AM

Mumbai sees lowest max temp of decade on Thursday

On Thursday, the Santacruz observatory recorded a maximum temperature of 25.3 degree Celsius i.e. three degrees lower than the previous day.

17 Jan 2020 1:18 AM

Cutting of trees resumes day after cops stopped it

Locals stated that hundreds of trees have been chopped at the wetland site, where 728 trees were proposed to be cut for the project.

14 Jan 2020 1:30 AM

Hundreds of trees hacked near Nerul wetland

The tree cutting was carried out hastily and even the police was prevented from entering the barricaded plots.

13 Jan 2020 3:05 AM

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Mahul residents ask BMC to withdraw apex court case

People accuse Sena-led civic body of doublespeak over rehabilitation.

11 Jan 2020 1:52 AM

Birds affected by Metro 4 to be relocated

The MMRDA has also proposed to replant around 400 trees affected by the metro 4 along the 10km stretch between Teen Hath Naka and Kasarvadavali.

08 Jan 2020 2:23 AM

Leopard, tiger deaths among highest in India

94 leopards were found dead in Maharashtra this year.

01 Jan 2020 2:04 AM

State demarcating koliwadas

Move comes after delegation of fishermen met NCP’s Ajit Pawar.

25 Dec 2019 2:36 AM

Uddhav Thackeray orders probe on attacks

The announcement comes a day after a delegation of fishermen met ministers Jayant Patil, Subhash Desai and the CM.

13 Dec 2019 2:07 AM

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Unlawful turf clubs in Yeoor served notices

The move comes a week after a stranded leopard cub was rescued by the forest department from Yeoor.

13 Dec 2019 1:52 AM

Tribals at loggerheads with Film City over debris

On November 6, we had a meeting with the FC administration on the matter, but now they are asking the tribals to go to court and get a stay.

11 Dec 2019 3:15 AM

Morning walks at Yeoor sans pass could cost Rs 25,000

According to forest officials, there have been several cases of illegal entries at Yeoor forests.

09 Dec 2019 1:35 AM

Metro car shed work has not ended: Locals

Activists on Friday shared a video recording of the construction work being carried out at the site.

07 Dec 2019 2:35 AM

Mahul locals remind Yuva Sena chief of rehab promise

Several project-affected persons have been rehabilitated in Mahul, which is surrounded by chemical factories and refineries.

04 Dec 2019 3:38 AM

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