User: subbu Topic: Adivasi
Category: Specific Issues :: Forests
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PM’s Independence Day Speech 2018- Highlights in English 15.8.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The Prime Minster, Shri Narendra Modi today addressed the nation from the ramparts of the Red Fort on the 72nd Independence Day. Following are the highlights from his speech: Today, the country is full of self-confidence.
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Elephant saved from drowning in Kerala 13.8.2018 Sify Finance
, Aug 13 (IANS) An elephant had a narrow escape when it was saved from being swept away by temporarily lowering the sluice gates of the Peringalkuthu Dam in flood-ravaged Kerala.
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Tribal student body’s strike hits normal life in Manipur 12.8.2018 The Assam Tribune
Tribal student body’s strike hits normal life in Manipur
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World's Indigenous Peoples Day at Tuisenphai Village 11.8.2018 Manipur: E-Pao
World's Indigenous Peoples Day at Tuisenphai Village
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Tribal museum at cost of Rs 100 cr to be set up at Rajpipla: Gujarat CM Rupani 9.8.2018 DNA: Opinion
Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on Thursday said that his government will set up a tribal museum at a cost of Rs 100 crore at Rajpipla town, about 75 kilometres, in the state's tribal-dominated Narmada district. In his Independence Day speech in 2016, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had expressed a desire to have "permanent museums in the states where tribal freedom fighters lived". Rupani made the announcement today at a function at Nizar village in Tapi district in connection with the International Day of the World's Indigenous People. He said that the 70-acre museum will be completed by 2020 and would be dedicated to tribal movements in the country and would have 3D and 7D technology-enabled display. The museum would display events that took place during three time periods- pre-1857, 1857 to the end of the 19th century, and 20th century up to Independence. The state government and the Centre would be contributing Rs 50 crore each, he said. "The Gujarat government has also set up the Birsa Munda ...
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Funds allocation for schemes/programmes for welfare of tribal people 9.8.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Government is aware of the possibility of land belonging to tribal population to be encroached upon and has put in place strong constitutional, legislative and institutional framework to address the matter.
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Constitutional and Legislative measures to protect land rights of tribals 9.8.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Several constitutional and legislative measures have been put in place to protect the land rights of tribals in the country.              Constitutional and legislative measures to protect the land rights of tribals Part X of the Constitution contains special provisions relating to administration of Scheduled Areas and tribal areas.
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MoU signed between TRIFED (M/o Tribal Affairs) and National Medicinal Plant Board (M/o AYUSH) to promote Medicinal and Aromatic Plants forest produce for livelihood development among tribals 9.8.2018 Govt of india: PIB
  Tribal Cooperative Marketing Development Federation of India Ltd. (TRIFED) under the Ministry of Tribal Affairs & National Medicinal Plants Board (NMPB), Ministry of AYUSH signed an MoU today which aims to promote Medicinal and Aromatic Plants (MAPs) forest produce for livelihood development of tribal people by promoting primary level value addition to MAPs produce from forest area at grassroots level.
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LS members pitch for more powers to District Councils 5.8.2018 The Assam Tribune
LS members pitch for more powers to District Councils
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Social activists, stakeholders highlight negative aspects of development processes in Khoupum area 2.8.2018 Manipur: E-Pao
Social activists, stakeholders highlight negative aspects of development processes in Khoupum area
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ANSAM airs opposition to MP Bill 30.7.2018 Manipur: E-Pao
ANSAM airs opposition to MP Bill
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US govt approves aid as California battles ‘firenado’ 29.7.2018 DNA: Top News
The US federal government approved aid today for California as thousands of firefighters battled to contain a series of deadly raging wildfires that have killed six people, including two young children and their great grandmother, and destroyed hundreds of buildings. The largest of the fires menacing the state has nearly doubled in size, while another pushed thousands of people to flee and a third forced the partial closure of the popular Yosemite National Park. A huge column of smoke rotated rapidly above the massive Carr Fire with such strength it looked like a tornado in a fire whirl sometimes dubbed a "firenado." Melody Bledsoe, 70, and her two great-grandchildren James and Emily Roberts -- aged just five and four respectively -- died as the fire consumed their rural trailer home. The blaze also killed two fire workers, Cal Fire said. Another firefighter died in the Ferguson Fire. In declaring an emergency in California, President Donald Trump "ordered federal assistance to supplement state, tribal ...
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Environmental protection is a key concern for 21st century, says President 23.7.2018 Central Chronicle
New Delhi, Environmental protection had become a key concern for the 21st century and forests were an integral part of the solution, President Ram Nath Kovind said here on Monday. Addressing the probationers of the Indian Forest Service (2017 batch) who called on him at the Rashtrapati Bhawan here, Mr Kovind said that over the past […]
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भारतीय वन सेवा के प्रोबेशन अधिकारियों ने राष्‍ट्रपति से भेंट की 23.7.2018 Govt of India: PIB Hindi
      भारतीय वन सेवा के 2017 बैच के प्रोबेशन अधिकारियों ने आज राष्‍ट्रपति भवन में राष्‍ट्रपति रामनाथ कोविंद से भेंट की। राष्‍ट्रपति ने इस अवसर पर अधिकारियों को संबोधित करते हुए कहा कि पिछले कुछ दशकों में विश्‍व ने पर्यावरण को हो रही क्षति, तेजी से खत्‍म हो रहे वनों और ग्‍लोबल वार्मिंग से मौसम में आने वाले बदलाव के खतरों को महसूस किया है।
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Probationers of the Indian Forest Service Call on the President 23.7.2018 Govt of india: PIB
A group of probationers of the Indian Forest Service (2017 batch) called on the President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, today (July 23, 2018) at Rashtrapati Bhavan. Addressing the probationers, the President said that over the past few decades, the world has realised the existential threats posed by environmental degradation, depletion in forest cover, and above all global warming leading to climate change.
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Nagaland home to 2,431 plant species, says Minister 22.7.2018 The Assam Tribune
Nagaland home to 2,431 plant species, says Minister
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Workshop on MSP for forest products held 21.7.2018 The Assam Tribune
Workshop on MSP for forest products held
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Illegal saw mills, stone-crushers still running in Morigaon district 20.7.2018 The Assam Tribune
Illegal saw mills, stone-crushers still running in Morigaon district
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Take welfare of tribal sub-plan areas on priority or face music: Guv Kalyan Singh to officials 13.7.2018 DNA: Top News
Governor Kalyan Singh called for an important meeting with the senior officials of Tribal Welfare related departments at Raj Bhavan on Thursday.  While heading the meeting, Governor Singh instructed the officials to take the welfare of tribal sub plan areas on priority, especially literacy, education, health, housing, nutrition, school uniform, mid-day meal, stationery and student grants. He also said that any negligence in the work will lead to punishments. In the meeting, Singh also inquired about the cut off date of completing the task from the officials and informed that the next meeting in this respect will be held on January 31, 2019. He also insisted upon filling all the vacant posts and to achieve this goal, the transfer policies should be such that the in flow of the employees must be from non tribal areas to tribal areas. Singh directed the officials to strictly adhere to the protocol of not relieving an employee posted in tribal area until a reliever has joined. Under the Forest Rights Act ...
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ATSUM submits memo to Dr Najma 12.7.2018 Manipur: E-Pao
ATSUM submits memo to Dr Najma
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