Kolhapur: Succumbing to stiff opposition from the locals, AVH Private Ltd. has finally decided to close down its plant in Halkarni in the district.

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) will submit the experts' report on Rankala Lake pollution on March 3.

Kolhapur: Civil and environmental experts from the Gujarat based Maharaja Sayajirao University will visit Rankala lake next week to scrutinise the pollution problem of the water body and the Kolhap

Kolhapur: Environmental activists in the city have demanded a ban on mining activities in Yelwan Jugai village till the Bombay high court gives its final order in the case.

KOLHAPUR: The deluge in Chennai is an eye opener for many cities across the country.

KOLHAPUR: The controversial mining activity at Yelwan Jugai village in Shahuwadi tehsil of Kolhapur districtis is obstructing the wildlife corridor, especially of Indian Gaur, sambhar and leopards,

KOLHAPUR: The Bombay Natural History Society (BNHS) has revived nationwide bird count exercise after nearly 25 years.

Swine flu claimed three lives - one each in Pune, Latur and Kolhapur - on Saturday, while the condition of 19 other patients in the state is currently critical and they have been put on ventilator

Groundwater levels have sunk below the 5-year average for the first time in all 12 talukas of Kolhapur district this year, according to the September survey of the Groundwater Surveys and Developme

Kolhapur: The Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB) on Thursday will take water samples from the Rankala lake to check the intensity of pollution caused by sewage water entering the water body