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Wednesday, January 28, 2015
A TMC MLA alleged that over 100 tribals were lured to Hinduism in an event organised by the VHP in Birbhum district.
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NARNOOR (ADILABAD DIST.),
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
This vulnerable tribal group has been left out in the cold since the retirement of the development officer about a decade ago. The rate of death due to seasonal diseases is also proportionately higher in this PVTG. For example, about 20 Kolams died in Jainoor and Sirpur (U) mandals out of a total of 65 in the last epidemic season.
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January 12, 2015
The Centre has drawn up a road map to tackle under-nutrition or stunting, which contributes to one-third of under-five child deaths among tribal children.The Ministry of Tribal Affairs is o...
January 2, 2015
It will need a caring partnership between the Dongria Kondh, civil society organisations and the government to figure out how to navigate the very difficult terrain the tribals face »
December 26, 2014
With the onset of the poos or Pushya masam, the sacred period, the Adivasi Gonds in Adilabad have begun preparations for festivities. The period up to January 20 will see jataras of respecti...
December 13, 2014
Galled by administrative apathy over the years, hundreds of tribal people laid siege to the Nashik Collectorate in North Maharashtra on Thursday, demanding that their forest land rights be settled...
December 10, 2014
The court is acting on a PIL that drew attention to the sheer paucity of basic amenities in government hostels set up ostensibly for the uplift of Tribal students in Maharashtra.
November 17, 2014
Led by Gandhian P.V. Rajagopal, the padayatra will cover the tribal belt of Madhya Pradesh and Chattisgarh from November 20 to December 10.
November 10, 2014
Two recent infant deaths are suspected to be of anencephaly, reported in places where pesticides are indiscriminately sprayed.
October 26, 2014
They have allegedly filmed documentary on aboriginal tribe in the Andamans »
September 2, 2014
The right to good healthcare must be addressed using modern technology, innovative approaches and by involving tribals in developing solutions for their problems
August 1, 2014
Language of primitive tribe has no script and is under influence of Nepali and Bengali: researchers »
January 3, 2015
The absence of state accountability is at the core of issues facing tribal communities
December 28, 2014
Land given so far to tribespeople has largely been inhabitable »
December 18, 2014
Many tribal families in remote areas of Srikakulam district could get financial security with Maa Thota scheme. A tribal farmer J.China Babu said that he could get around Rs.25, 000 per year with exclusive sale of ridge gourd which has huge demand in the district due to its export quality.
December 11, 2014
Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao on Thursday announced that by the next financial year, all the 260 tribal habitations across Telangana that did not have approach roads would get connectivity,...
December 1, 2014
An indigenous people whose territories are divided by the Brazil-Peru border in the remote Amazon say they are vehemently opposed to oil exploration on the Peruvian side and are prepared to fight c...
November 11, 2014
Focus on health condition of lactating mothers and newborns in Attappady
November 9, 2014
Tribal activist and Aam Adami Party (AAP) leader Soni Sori has accused Bastar police of implicating “wrong and innocent” people in connection with the attack on her father by suspected Maoists in...
October 4, 2014
A new documentary highlights the truth behind the deaths of children in Attappady.
August 9, 2014
With a pledge to work to achieve legitimate rights of the tribal people, organisations in Tripura observed International Day of the World’s Indigenous People on Saturday. The theme of this year’s...
July 20, 2014
Forest beat officer, who tried to prevent them from felling trees, thrashed
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Kailash Satyarthi of India and Malala Yousafzai from Pakistan received the Nobel Peace Prize for 2014 for their pioneering work on promoting child rights in the subcontinent, as they made an impassioned plea to globalise compassion.