KOLHAPUR: Nestled in the Western Ghats, Kolhapur boasts of rich flora and fauna in its national parks and reserve forest areas.

Kolhapur: The district forest department will review the mining activities in the district in the next few days.

Order of the National Green Tribunal (Western Zone Bench, Pune) in the matter of Anwar Jamadar Vs Collector, Kolhapur & Others dated 21/03/2017 regarding illegal sand mining carried out without Environment Clearance and use of suction pumps at Survey Nos.138, 267 of village Gourwad, Taluk Shirol, District Kolhapur, Maharashtra. According to Vijay Buran, Mining Inspector, the Additional Collector, Kolhapur had issued permissions for use of suction pump for sand excavation and NGT directs production of such permissions granted before the Court.

Kolhapur: The district health administration reported two cases of swine flu in the last one week.

Flood hazard causes great loss to lives and properties leading to disturbance in human society. Flood is the single most hydrometeorological hazard causing substantial losses. To gain better understanding of the flood phenomena especially for planning and mitigation purposes, flood risk analysis is often required. For the present study, the middle part of Panchganga river of Kolhapur district, Maharashtra was selected.

Pune: Water borne diseases like diarrhoea, cholera, typhoid and viral hepatitis affected as many as 6,012 people in the state while claiming 30 lives in 2016, against the 5,175 cases and seven deat

Kolhapur: The forest department has decided to start a 'green army' to boost plantation and protection of the tree cover across the district.

Kolhapur: The general body meeting of the Kolhapur Municipal Corporation (KMC) on Tuesday, will focus on key issues like the city's environment and the proposal of the state government to seek tran

Around seven bauxite mines sit on the corridor linking Chandoli National Park to Radhanagari.

Kolhapur: Activists have demanded better preparation from the administration for the Ganesh immersion immersion rally this year.