Tag: wildlife

Wildlife Management in Tiger State: In the throes of a serious crisis

Lalit Shastri The Madhya Pradesh Finance Department has blocked the use of Park Development Fund – the money generated from wildlife tourism in Tiger Reserves through entry gate, elephants, rest houses etc – which has touched a figure of approximately Rs. 27 crore every year. This despite the fact that there is a government order

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State Wildlife Board: Madhya Pradesh Government is in the dock and has a lot to answer

Newsroom24x7 network Bhopal: The reconstitued Madhya Pradesh State Wildlife Board, notified on 3 August 2019, is in the midst of a raging controversy at the very outset as there is no dearth of charges regarding flouting of mandatory requirements when it comes to the nomination of members to this high powered body under the Wildlife

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Guru Lalitendra underscores the importance of environment protection

Newsroom24x7 Network Sehore (Central India): Guru Lalitendera, who has founded the Sanatan Mission for the purpose of global peace, harmony and happiness and is popular in the world of journalism as Lalit Shastri, has undescored that all should be aware of the factors threatening the environment, eco-system, forests and wildlife. Guru Lalitendra was addressing a

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Ratapani Wildlife Sanctuary and 3rd Railway Line: Need for Mitigation Planning and Implementation

Lalit Shastri Bhopal: The Railway Protection Force (RPF) has recently taken cognizance of damage caused to the overhead equipment used by trains to collect their current, due to blasting for a third railway line being laid by Rail Vikas Nigam Limited (RVNL) through the Ratapani Wildlife Sanctaury, an important tiger habitat near Bhopal, the capital

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World Wildlife Day event: Voices for action on combating wildlife trafficking

Newdroom24x7 Staff WashingyonDC: The US Under Secretary of State for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Catherine A. Novelli will host “Voices for the Wild: from Inspiration to Action on Combating Wildlife Trafficking” on ,3 March 2016 at 3:00 p.m.to celebrate World Wildlife Day. The event will convene prominent filmmakers, producers, artists, and other wildlife

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Nature’s plentifulness comes to the interiors of train coaches in India

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi : Nature, environment, wildlife and train – a new set of image collage is going to take shape when train coaches will sizzle with the wild roar images of residents of jungles. The bland and barren coaches of passenger trains may soon have exciting images of tigers, cranes, trees and other

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Earth Day 2015: Let us pledge to save the Tiger, Natural Resources and Biodiversity

Newsroom24x7 Exclusive Today, on Earth Day, Newsroom24x7 joins the global environmental movement that began in 1970 to express concern about increasing threats to Mother Earth and put environmental concerns in focus. A number of risks and practices are threatening our forests, wildlife, wetlands and the environment. These are: – Disintegration of natural habitats and the

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Diamond giant Rio Tinto’s Indian connection and questions that need to be addressed

Lalit Shastri While the proposal of Rio Tinto Exploration India Private Limited for prospecting of diamond in 2329.75 hectare of forest land located in Buxwaha range of Chhatarpur district in Madhya Pradesh is pending with the Union Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change on the issue of “compliance”, IGATE Corporation (NASDAQ: IGTE), the New Jersey-headquartered

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