User: subbu Topic: Adivasi
Category: Specific Issues :: Displacement
Last updated: Sep 12 2017 10:04 IST RSS 2.0
 
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AHRC speaks out against mega dams 12.9.2017 Manipur: E-Pao
AHRC speaks out against mega dams
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Why many tribals don’t mind being ousted by dams 10.9.2017 TOI: Home
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Mining the forests 9.9.2017 Hindu: Home
Natural ecosystems represent an infinite wealth worth exploring
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Pope Francis prays for Colombia conflict victims 9.9.2017 Zee News : World
Francis backed the contested peace process that has led to Colombia's biggest rebel group, the FARC, disarming and turning into a political party.
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Concern over plan to rehabilitate tribal families displaced from Nagarahole 1.9.2017 Hindu: National
Activists fear project may remain only on paper as there is no clarity on availability of land
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At least 18,500 Rohingya flee to Bangladesh as Rakhine unrest 30.8.2017 Zee News : South Asia
Ethnic Rakhine Buddhists and other tribal groups are also among the dead and displaced after allegedly being targeted by Rohingya militants.
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An ongoing battle 30.8.2017 FrontLine: Social Issues
The way in which coal blocks are allotted and land is acquired in Singrauli district of Madhya Pradesh shows that the fight to save natural resources and the environment and to protect the rights of forest-dwelling communities will continue for a long time to come. By PRIYA PILLAI
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An ongoing battle 30.8.2017 FrontLine: Home
The way in which coal blocks are allotted and land is acquired in Singrauli district of Madhya Pradesh shows that the fight to save natural resources and the environment and to protect the rights of forest-dwelling communities will continue for a long time to come. By PRIYA PILLAI
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Against the violence of ‘development’ 29.8.2017 FrontLine: Home
Corporate interests are trying to grab enormous tracts of land with the support of the state, but their attempts are being met with an unprecedented unity among landowners and others dependent on the land for their livelihood. By VIJOO KRISHNAN
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3.8 million displaced by DR Congo violence: UN 27.8.2017 TimesOfIndia
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‘We will be like fish out of water’ 19.8.2017 Hindu: S & T
With the spirit that has infused the Narmada movement for 32 years, the mood at Chikhalda is defiant
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Scribe body demands land rights for indigenous people of BTAD 12.8.2017 The Assam Tribune
Scribe body demands land rights for indigenous people of BTAD
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Medha Patkar arrested on her way to Dhar 10.8.2017 New Kerala: India News
Indore (Madhya Pradesh) , Aug. 09 : Narmada Bachao Andolan leader Medha Patkar was on Wednesday arrested while on her way to Dhar after being discharged from Indore's Bombay Hospital.
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‘Implement PESA Act in letter and spirit’ 9.8.2017 Hindu: Madurai
Call to empower tribal people to have access to resources and rights
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Losing in India 2.8.2017 FrontLine: The Nation
While the Chief Minister dreams about the heights that he hopes Jharkhand will achieve, the farmers who stand to lose their land to make way for industrial projects are worried. By AKSHAY DESHMANE
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Free trade deal hurts women, indigenous people: Rights groups 25.7.2017 ET: Policy
RCEP would create a free trade area of more than 3.5 bn people, bringing together China, India, Japan, South Korea, Australia and New Zealand as well as Southeast Asian nations.
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J'khand dam to eat into land for tiger habitat 24.7.2017 DNA: Urban Tales
The National Board for Wildlife (NBWL) has cleared the construction of the incomplete Kutku Mandal dam, as part of the North Koel irrigation project, that will submerge and fragment over 1,000 hectares of forests and 15 villages inside Palamau Tiger Reserve (PTR), Latehar district, Jharkhand. After the Ken-Betwa river linking project in Panna, Madhya Pradesh, this is the second big project NBWL has recently cleared inside prime tiger habitat. The project has been in the works since the 1970s, but got a renewed push from the Centre and the Prime Minsiter's Office from 2015 onwards. A substantial portion of the Kutku dam was built till 1997, but it came to a halt after intense protests by local tribal communities against the impending displacement. The project will submerge 116 sq km of Palamau habitat out of a total of 1,129 sq km. The reserve has seen its tiger population dwindle from 42 in 2003 to a mere 3, owing to grossly weak staff strength and strikes caused by Left-wing extremist groups. ...
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Before the sluice gates close 5.7.2017 Hindu: Lead
The Sardar Sarovar project cannot be complete without resettlement of the thousands displaced or affected
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Gothi Koyas forced out of their home 5.7.2017 Hindu: News
Forest Department removes their settlement without notice
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Fulbright award for Gitam director 24.6.2017 Hindu: Home
Director in-charge of Gitam School of Gandhian Studies, Gitam University B. Nalini has been awarded the coveted Fulbright-Nehru Academic and Professional Excellence Fellowship-2017. She will be a visi...
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