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Thursday, April 25, 2019

Sarbottam Cement Industry alleged of encroaching forest area

Parasi : A cement industry based in Jodeni of Sunwal-11 in Nawalparasi West has reportedly intruded the public forest area. Following the complaint of locals...

Govt. to allow use of forest area hydropower, industries

Kathmandu : The government has decided to allow various hydropower projects and industries for the use of national forest area. The recent meeting of...

Jumla village bans students from picking yarsa

Khalanga, Jumla : Patarasi rural municipality has banned students going for picking Yarsagumba (Cordyceps Sinesis) this year in a bid to assist their studies....

300 bighas forest swept away

The locals have demanded action against a construction company for negligence in constructing embankment on a section of the Karnali river here. They have called...

Fire destroys 200,000 hectres of forest yearly

The Japan government in 2012 had provided 53 vehicles to be mobilized for controlling forest fires. The government of Japan had provided the vehicles...

Forest conservation public awareness week concludes

Biratnagar : Stakeholders have insisted on the need for the concerned agencies to pay special attention on averting forest fire. Forest resource as natural heritage...

Forest fire continue to rage in Udayapur

Gaighat : Fire is reportedly taking place in various community forests in the Chure jungle in Triyuga municipality of Udayapur. Fire continues to rage...

New Environmental Conservation Act will curtail the role of Department of Environment

Kathmandu-- The Ministry of Forest and Environment has tried to limit the role of Department of Environment in the new Environmental Conservation Act-2075. The role...

Forest sector a major base of prosperity

Kathmandu : The work plan for reform in the forest sector prepared by the Ministry of Forest and Environment has contributed to preparing a...

Community forest consumer groups should provide 10% of income to local level from now...

Kathmandu-- Every community forest consumer group has to provide 10% of income to the local level from now onward. The Law, Justice and Human Rights...