User: ajayc Topic: Environmental Justice Issues
Category: Indigenous People
Last updated: May 21 2020 13:18 IST RSS 2.0
 
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‘Betaal’: Writers claim ‘glaring similarities’ to their script about zombie army in mining zone 21.5.2020 Scroll.in
Sameer Wadekar and Mahesh Gosavi have moved the Bombay High Court alleging copyright infringement.
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India might soon implement a plan to ensure that businesses consider their human rights impact 30.3.2020 Scroll.in
Experts have hailed the move, but also called for more attention to indigenous land rights and corporate accountability.
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NGOs seek HC directive to govt. on tribal resettlement 8.3.2020 Hindu: News
Final report was submitted in 2014; issue raised before the Karnataka Legal Services Authority in Bengaluru on February 27
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Whose land is it anyway: Of India’s 703 ongoing conflicts, 25% are in tribal areas 8.3.2020 Scroll.in
Dalits remains the largest social group that are unable to own land.
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In a rapidly urbanising India, here’s how you can revive the dwindling bee population 1.3.2020 Scroll.in
One way to save them is by adopting them as pets.
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Indian Oil invests Rs 400 cr for major fuel transition in NE 26.2.2020 The Assam Tribune
Indian Oil invests Rs 400 cr for major fuel transition in NE
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Safety threat: PTA, students demand closure of quarry 25.2.2020 Hindu: Home
Excess deposit of debris from mining area found near school
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HRF cries halt to mining at Kalyanalova reservoir 22.2.2020 Hindu: Rx
It seeks high-level inquiry into ‘brazen violation’ of norms
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Goa’s tiger deaths must be understood through its local politics and anti-conservation history 14.2.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
Last month, the death of four tigers at Mhadei Wildlife Sanctuary was met with nationwide uproar.
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Climate change policies will continue to fall short unless we hand the mic to those most hurt by it 14.2.2020 Scroll.in
A People’s Climate Report tells stories of traditional forest dwellers in Odisha, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh and Sundarbans.
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In India, almost 30% of land classified as ‘forest area’ has no green cover 27.1.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
What are the implications of tagging such land ‘recorded forest area without forest cover’?
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How growing consumerism in India, China and the US is harming primate habitats across the world 18.1.2020 Scroll.in
The global demand for goods such as palm oil and rubber puts enormous pressure on environmental resources.
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The national policy that governs India’s forests has not been updated since 1988 11.1.2020 Scroll.in
A new National Forest Policy is required to factor in climate change, pollution and forest dwellers’ land rights.
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Nambol Bora Festival begins 11.1.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
Nambol Bora Festival begins
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Maharashtra government portfolios allocated: Full list of ministers 5.1.2020 DNA
This comes a week after 36 new ministers were sworn in on December 30 as Thackeray expanded the council of ministers of the Maha Vikas Aghadi government.
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In Odisha, a coal mining project has undone years of tree-conservation efforts in one fell swoop 3.1.2020 Scroll.in
In Talabira village, a green expanse has been replaced by a checkerboard of tree stubs.
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Namsoong Festival gets under way in Sikkim 3.1.2020 The Assam Tribune
Namsoong Festival gets under way in Sikkim
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Jharkhand’s attempts to enclose sacred groves stirred fears of land grab and religious imposition 25.12.2019 Scroll.in
The welfare department’s gherabandi scheme sought to build walls around ‘sarnas’. But locals’ response was mixed.
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In Jharkhand, the digitisation of land records stripped many villagers of their farms overnight 17.12.2019 Scroll.in
In the ongoing state assembly elections, all parties are using land issues as a poll plank.
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AASU files writ petition in SC opposing Citizenship (Amendment) Act, 2019 16.12.2019 Assam Times
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