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No tree felling in Mahan till October

Feature story | May 27, 2014 at 14:49

"There is some good in this world, and it's worth fighting for." - J.R.R. Tolkien On May 26, the Madhya Pradesh government committed to no tree felling in Mahan till October. Needless to say, this decision does give temporary relief to the...

No tree felling in Mahan till October

Feature story | May 27, 2014 at 14:49

"There is some good in this world, and it's worth fighting for." - J.R.R. Tolkien On May 26, the Madhya Pradesh government committed to no tree felling in Mahan till October. Needless to say, this decision does give temporary relief to the...

A Call For Justice To Unresponsive Singrauli Administrators

Feature story | May 19, 2014 at 19:01

Supporters joined Van Satyagrahis from Mahan for a peaceful protest outside the collectors office in Waidhan, Singrauli today. Forest rights activists have been treated unfairly by Singrauli's administration and police and supporters heavily...

The Day The World Rose For Forests

Feature story | May 18, 2014 at 18:10

The call to rise for Mahan on May 18 received an unprecedented wave of support, that echoed not only in various corners of India but also around the world. Over 1500 volunteers from over 120 cities across the globe raised banners urging for the...

Forged Signatures - The Basis of Mahan's Clearance

Feature story | May 12, 2014 at 13:51

Nai Duniya, the Hindi newspaper carried story on May 8th regarding the irregularities connected to the Gram Sabha resolution regarding Essar and Hindalco's proposed coal mine in Mahan's forests. The resolution that was designed to give a voice to...

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