User: ajayc Topic: Environmental Justice Issues
Category: Indigenous People
Last updated: Jul 16 2019 12:40 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Why Mumbaikars are getting angrier about tree felling 16.7.2019 Citizen Matters
Around 500 people from different walks gathered at a public hearing on July 8th to raise their voices against the proposed felling of 2702 trees in Mumbai's Aarey Colony. This is just the most recent example of growing citizen engagement and efforts to save the green cover of the city.
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Special Report: This Adivasi man would have been in jail – had Bastar police not used whitener ink 9.7.2019 Scroll.in
Pandu Mandavi’s case shows why Chhattisgarh government’s promise of justice and freedom for Adivasis has few takers.
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Stalling of KNP fringe villagers’ project by vested interests alleged 7.7.2019 The Assam Tribune
Stalling of KNP fringe villagers’ project by vested interests alleged
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Encroachment on Tribal land 4.7.2019 Govt of india: PIB
In so far as land related issues are concerned, the Ministry of Rural Development, Department of Land Resources (DoLR), is the nodal Ministry at the Centre, which plays a monitoring role in the field of land reforms.
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SC sets aside NGT ban on coal mining in Meghalaya 4.7.2019 The Assam Tribune
SC sets aside NGT ban on coal mining in Meghalaya
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For its afforestation campaign, the Indian government is brazenly usurping Adivasi land 27.6.2019 Scroll.in
A new law allows trees felled because of industrial projects to be replanted on land occupied by indigenous communities without their consent.
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Chhattisgarh: Villagers turn away team probing claim that their consent for mine project was forged 25.6.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The villagers demanded the presence of a panchayat official accused of forging their signatures. Meanwhile, a Maoist blast took place in a nearby village.
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To clear way for mining, did Dantewada administration fake approval from a village council? 24.6.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The Chhattisgarh chief minister has ordered an inquiry into the allegations.
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Address by the President of India Shri Ram Nath Kovind To the Members of both the Houses of Parliament assembled together 20.6.2019 Govt of india: PIB
Honourable Members, 1.   I am pleased to address the first joint sitting of Parliament after the election of the 17th Lok Sabha, in the year commemorating the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi.
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‘We want our hill back’: Adivasis in Odisha’s Koraput district fight to stop bauxite mining 17.6.2019 Scroll.in
Effluents from mines have turned farmland infertile and poisoned drinking water.
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‘India is fighting for her soul’: Arundhati Roy on fascism, Modi and being a writer in today’s world 18.5.2019 Scroll.in
‘In this blitzkrieg of idiocy, fascist marches, fake-news coups, and what looks like a race toward extinction – what is the place of literature?’
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Nuclear Electricity can reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions: Vice President 16.5.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that nuclear electricity could significantly reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions and has the potential to meet increasing energy demand in the country.
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NF Railway urged to stop rail project in Manipur 11.5.2019 The Assam Tribune
NF Railway urged to stop rail project in Manipur
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Global biodiversity is declining ‘more rapidly than ever’, according to an alarming new report 6.5.2019 Scroll.in
Around one million animal and plant species are now threatened with extinction, according to research by a team of international experts.
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11 Mahousa Ima Ningsing Tha 2019 to be organised 6.5.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
11 Mahousa Ima Ningsing Tha 2019 to be organised
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Banana & Alternative Natural Fibres and Allied Products are New Hope for North-East - Bhubon 4.5.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Banana & Alternative Natural Fibres and Allied Products are New Hope for North-East - Bhubon
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‘If the land is sick, you are sick’: An Aboriginal approach to mental health in times of drought 28.4.2019 Scroll.in
In Australia, psychological tools developed with Aboriginal people can also support farmers whose land is suffering the effects of climate change.
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Solve basic needs first: voters tell candidates 11.4.2019 The Assam Tribune
Solve basic needs first: voters tell candidates
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Bitter irony: Bhils whose ancestors invented sev are displaced by Ratlam namkeen industrial park 2.4.2019 Scroll.in
The families received no compensation because the plots they farmed are part of a village commons, whose title is held by the district administration.
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President of India in Chile; Leads Delegation Level Talks; Addresses India-Chile Business Forum as well as students at the University of Chile 2.4.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The President of India, Shri Ram NathKovind, reached Santiago, Chile in the evening of March 30, 2019 - the final leg of his visit to three nations – Croatia, Bolivia and Chile. On March 31, 2019, the President visited the Pablo Neruda Museum in Santiago.
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