China has investigated or prosecuted over 2,100 officials for environment-related crimes in the past 16 months.
LANDI KOTAL: With the rehabilitation activity gaining momentum in Tirah valley of Khyber Agency, the forests in the picturesque area face serious threat owing to cutting of trees by local residents
Hyderabad: The United Nations has decided to address the concerns of unsustainable exploitation and consumption of natural resources through this year’s theme of ‘Seven billion dreams. One planet.
Democratic Republic of Congo's biggest logging companies are systematically violating national laws to plunder Congo's forests, undermining efforts to protect the world's second largest rainforest,
BHUBANESWAR: Timber smuggling is rampant in sal and teak-rich Baripada forest division. In the last three years, 205 smuggling cases have been reported from the division.
ISLAMABAD: Forests being cut in the Azad Jammu and Kashmir territory by the timber mafia will bring the looming water crisis in the region nearer, warned an official of the territory.
For decades, illegal loggers have been hacking away at the forests of Gilgit-Baltistan in northern Pakistan while facing few penalties.
Green cover shrinks as corrupt foresters join hands with timber mafia
There was no good news for Odisha in the latest national tiger population report released in New Delhi on Tuesday.
Chittagong Burau :Members of Bangladesh Coast Guard in a drive seized a truck with 600 cubic feet of timber from Balirhat area under Chandgaon thana early Saturday morning.
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