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Man appears in Limpopo court for possession of elephant tusks

Pretoria- A 45-year old man has appeared in the Thohoyandou Magistrate’s Court for being in possession of two elephant tusks, said Limpopo police on Sunday. Baldwin Netshidzivhe (45) appeared in court on a charge of possession of ivory worth R25 400. His case was postponed to 21 February when h GlobalBuzz-SA - Your … [Read more...]

Minister, DG to oppose SATRP, Bridgestone court application

Pretoria - The Minister of Water and Environmental Affairs Edna Molewa and Environmental Affairs Director General Nosipho Ngcaba will oppose an application by the South African Tyre Recycling Process Company NPC (SATRP) and Bridgestone South Africa (Pty) Ltd, said the department on Tuesday. In a GlobalBuzz-SA - Your … [Read more...]

Back to court for controversial mine

Back to court for Vedanta Resources’ controversial mine India’s Supreme Court is to consider a new bid to green-light FTSE 100 Vedanta Resources’ infamous bauxite mine in Orissa state, east India. The mine was dramatically blocked in August last year, after independent investigato GlobalBuzz - Environment Remote … [Read more...]