Increasing green spaces in cities may prevent premature deaths, found a recent study
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A bench of Justices Satyaranjan Dharmadhikari and Riyaz Chagla slammed activist Rohit Joshi
Over 1,000 trees will allegedly be cut for the project.
Agra Mental Hospital authorities mentioned the matter before a three-judge bench headed by Chief Justice of India Sharad Arvind Bobde cla...Read More
By KUMAR ANKUR
70,000 saplings to be tagged with code at 31 locations in the city
By FPJ Bureau
This shocking news has come on the heels of MMRCL officials’ promise that the transplantation would involve arborists and the displaced t...Read More
“Well, I think in a democratic country, every citizen has a right to protest and I firmly believe that each tree belongs to us, citizen, ...Read More
Jadhav, an academician is also a volunteer with Kaash Foundation, an NGO that works for the tribal community in Aarey. In his letter he h...Read More
Observing that it “appeared Aarey was a forest at some point of time”, the court asked the state government to submit a status report on ...Read More
"The haste with which the Maharashtra Government acted over the weekend in cutting the trees is condemnable," NCP leader Supriya Sule said.
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She was referring to the SC’s alacrity in staying the cutting of trees in Aarey in Mumbai as compared to the lockdown on Jammu and Kashmir.
Last weekend, as the authorities began felling trees, swarms of riot police descended in the wooded enclave that is known as Aarey Milk C...Read More
By Narsi Benwal
Thus, seeking an urgent hearing, a delegation of the activists went knocking at the doors of the Chief Justice of India on Sunday, seekin...Read More
This comes as a major boost for the Maharashtra government which has finalised a part of the total Aarey land for construction of a car s...Read More
"What is the hurry that they are cutting down trees in the middle of the night," one of the protestors said.
Immediately, angry activists gathered in large numbers at the site to oppose the felling. They even dismantled a steel barricade to have ...Read More
The court has upheld the assessment of the Tree Authority, which had permitted cutting down of trees to pave the way for a Metro III car...Read More
By Pratip Acharya
Now, there’s more on the plate. Two restaurants at Bandra are offering 25 per cent discounts to customers supporting the “Save Aarey” mov...Read More
The court has also asked the Union Ministry of Forest and Environment to explain the "contradictory" decisions taken by two of its separa...Read More
The government has further said that Aarey cannot be declared a forest just because it has some greenery and a few species of flora and f...Read More