Solatium for relocation of settlers from sanctuaries to be enhanced in Kerala

The state forest department has been implementing the Rebuild Kerala voluntary relocation scheme to encourage people living in forest areas to relocate outside the forest.

published on : 1st February 2023

High Court quashes PIL challenging R&R scheme under SAMALEI plan

Rakesh Suna and four others who were occupying government land in the Samleswari temple complex area had filed the petition in the high court.

published on : 1st February 2023

Kerala govt turns blind eye towards mentally-ill lodged in NGO centres

This is a blatant violation of patients’ rights, said Fr George Joshua, a Kerala state mental health authority member.

published on : 30th January 2023

Land cannot be taken away without invoking acquisition law: Karnataka High Court

The state government contended that the authorities submitted that some landowners agreed and accordingly gave up their lands by executing relinquishment deeds.

published on : 26th January 2023

Killer tiger tranquilised in Wayanad

The Rapid Response Team led by Dr Arun Zachariah rushed to the spot and captured the tiger after a four-hour struggle.

published on : 14th January 2023

Frolick with jumbos in Kottur  

“Most of the elephants at the centre were rescued after they strayed from their herd,” a deputy range officer says.

published on : 2nd December 2022

Malnutrition in control as NRCs ensure good diet, healthy children 

The baby was admitted and given nutritional treatment besides a healthy diet. So, the baby’s appetite and overall health started improving, said Binita. 

published on : 30th November 2022

Delhi: Slum rehabilitation beneficiaries complain about paperwork, unhappy with 1BHK for large families

Meanwhile, when the authorities were contacted, they said that all the issues will be soon redressed.  

published on : 3rd November 2022

PM says poor central to policy formation, hands over 3,000 flats to slum dwellers

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that this is a major step as it is a new beginning for many families.

published on : 2nd November 2022

Jewar airport:  Farmers seek better deal

The second group of farmers, whose land is yet to be acquired, staged a protest at Yamuna Expressway Industrial Development Authority office.

published on : 30th October 2022

Centre approves release of Rs 250 crore to Assam for flood relief

Over 100 people lost their lives and about 70 lakh people in Assam's 24 districts, out of 33, were affected by the floods and landslides this year so far.

published on : 16th September 2022

Odisha: State delays appointment of special educators for differently-abled kids

The Federation members said the students with special education degree and diploma also used to get appointed as junior teachers during Sikshya Sahayak recruitment.

published on : 5th September 2022

Gujarat HC dismisses PIL challenging recognition granted to zoo being built by Reliance Industries Limited

A division bench of Chief Justice Aravind Kumar and Justice Ashutosh Shastri dismissed the public interest litigation filed by Halar Utkarsh Samiti Trust.

published on : 30th August 2022

Works division asked to purchase land for infrastructure projects in 3 months

It was alleged that some divisions did not take timely steps for execution of leased deeds as per negotiated price fixed by District Compensation Advisory Committees (DCACs)

published on : 30th August 2022

Monkeys to be released safely into habitats, rehab centres planned in Karnataka

In rural areas, the human-monkey conflict is mainly in the form of crop foraging.

published on : 26th August 2022

Six years on, TN's first monkey rehab centre awaits expert opinion to function

According to officials, incidents of monkey menace and primates getting injured following stone pelting by humans are common in central districts.

published on : 25th August 2022

SC dismisses PIL against Reliance Industries' zoo in Gujarat's Jamnagar

A bench of justices Dinesh Maheshwari and Krishna Murari junked the plea filed by an advocate seeking to ban acquisition of animals by Greens Zoological Rescue and Rehabilitation Centre.

published on : 20th August 2022

Nethravathi palliative care centre: Seven heroes save several lives in TN's Madurai

Over the years since its inception in 2012, the Nethravathi centre has attended to the needs of over 200 people who have been, in some way or the other, affected by misfortunes.

published on : 14th August 2022

Farmer suicides: No aid paid as per GO 43 to families of victims, says HRF fact-finding team

The team during its visit was shocked to find that only one farmer’s family received the rehabilitation package of `7 lakh and the remaining seven other families were left high and dry by the govt.

published on : 4th August 2022

Naidu has no right to demand YSRC MPs’ resignation: Sajjala Ramakrishna Reddy

YSRC leaders Sajjala Ramakrishna Reddy and former minister Kodali Sri Venkateswara Rao said Naidu has no moral right to make such a demand.

published on : 30th July 2022
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