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Sariska villagers protest relocation

May 16th, 2012 - 12:54 am ICT by IANS
Jaipur, May 15 (IANS) Hundreds of people Tuesday blocked the main entrance of the Sariska tiger sanctuary in Rajasthan's Alwar district, protesting relocation of their villages falling within the reserve, ... Read more...

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Sariska area villagers protest relocation

March 31st, 2012 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, March 31 (IANS) Around 100 villagers protesting relocation of their villages in the periphery of Sariska Tiger Sanctuary in Rajasthan's Alwar district courted arrest Saturday, police said.The villagers had ... Read more...

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Green stoves burn bright in Bihar’s tiger land (With Images)

December 19th, 2011 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
Valmiki Nagar (Bihar), Dec 19 (IANS) More than a hundred households living within Bihar's Valmiki Tiger Reserve have switched from the traditional mud stoves to the more efficient eco-friendly 'chulhas' ... Read more...

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Goa activists happy with Jairam’s tiger reserve initiative

June 29th, 2011 - 12:15 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, June 29 (IANS) Green activists in Goa have welcomed Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh's initiative in asking the state government for a proposal to upgrade the Mhadei wildlife sanctuary to ... Read more...

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Ramesh announces Rs. 200 crore for tiger relocation programmes in MP

April 17th, 2011 - 1:13 pm ICT by ANI
Panna (Madhya Pradesh), Apr 17 (ANI): Minister of State for Environment and Forests Jairam Ramesh has announced Rs. 200 crore for village relocation programmes in Madhya Pradesh for establishing buffer zones ... Read more...

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Tiger panel office to come up in Nagpur

April 15th, 2011 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 15 (IANS) An office of the National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA) would come up in Nagpur, considered as the "tiger gateway of the country", union Environment and Forests ... Read more...

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Six poachers arrested from Jim Corbett National Park in Rampur

February 16th, 2011 - 3:44 pm ICT by ANI
Rampur , Feb 16 (ANI) : A joint operation by the Forest Rangers and the Uttarakhand Police resulted in the arrest of six poachers from the Jim Corbett National Park located in ... Read more...

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Indian hotel charged with violating noise laws during Brand-Perry wedding

November 1st, 2010 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 1 (ANI): Aman-I-Khas, the luxurious Indian resort where Katy Perry and comedian Russell Brand tied the knot, has reportedly been charged with violating noise laws during the wedding celebrations ... Read more...

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Two tigers to be relocated to Sariska reserve

July 9th, 2010 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, July 9 (IANS) Two tigers will be relocated from the Ranthambore National Park in Rajasthan's Sawai Madhopur district to Sariska Tiger Reserve in Alwar, an official said. "A team of experts visited ... Read more...

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Liz Hurley, Arun Nayar to buy haveli in Rajasthan

June 12th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 12 (ANI): Elizabeth Hurley has revealed that she and husband Arun Nayar are thinking of buying a haveli in Rajasthan, India.The model-turned actress said that because her father was ... Read more...

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Elephants worship Lord Ganesha in Mudumalai

August 24th, 2009 - 8:55 pm ICT by ANI
By Jehova GMudumalai (Tamil Nadu), Aug.24 (ANI): A group of elephants on Monday worshipped Lord Ganesha at a temple in Mudumalai on the occasion of the ongoing 10-day Ganesha festival. The unique annual ... Read more...

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Solar power schemes could protect nature reserves

March 14th, 2009 - 4:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 14 (ANI): A scientist has suggested that combining solar power plants with nature reserves could help provide green energy and wildlife conservation.According to a report in New Scientist, ... Read more...

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