User: subbu Topic: Adivasi
Category: Specific Issues :: Land
Last updated: Apr 22 2018 01:32 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Dalit organisations to form larger alliance 21.4.2018 Hindu: Medicine & Research
New movement will seek a revamp of the Kerala Model through land redistribution
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'The Last White Hunter: Reminiscences of a Colonial Shikari' review: In the forest wild 21.4.2018 Hindu: Health
A famous hunter-writer’s son tells his life story
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3 forest guards detained for rape bid 21.4.2018 General News
Three forest guards were today detained for allegedly attempting to rape a tribal woman while she was sleeping at a tree-top shelter in Balasore district. Police today said the incident took place at Tenda village under Nilagiri police station area inside Kuldiha Sanctuary yesterday night. The 32-year-old woman in her FIR said she and her 3-year-old daughter were sleeping on the tree-top shelter near her farm land in the village to protect Rabi crop from wild animals. She alleged that she woke up at night to find two forest guards trying to disrobe her with one of them holding her hands and mouth and she fainted. When she regained consciousness, the FIR said, she found two more forest guards below the tree-top shelter and raised an alarm. Hearing her cry, her relatives rushed in captured three forest guards and one managed to flee. Hearing her cry, her relatives rushed in captured three forest guards and one managed to flee, police said adding that the three were ...
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Why are Adivasis and Lambadas fighting over Indervelli martyrs column? 20.4.2018 Hindu: National
Adivasis are accusing the Lambadas of cornering all benefits which should have come to them.
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Resort drives tribal farmers out of their land 20.4.2018 Hindu: Home
No compensation, land given, allege Lammasingi ryots
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Uttam promises Sammakka Sarakka district 18.4.2018 Hindu: Cities
TPCC chief addresses massive public meeting at Mulugu
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Railway action panel takes out long march 18.4.2018 Hindu: News
Thousands of people under the aegis of the Nilgiris-Wayanad National Highway and Railway Action Committee took out a long march on Tuesday against the
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TRS downfall has begun: Uttam 18.4.2018 Hindu: News
TPCC chief addresses well-attended meeting in Manuguru
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NGOs demand Sofior’s removal from key GHADC post 17.4.2018 Meghalaya Times

Staff Reporter
TURA, April 17: A conglomeration of NGOs of Tura which included the  GSU, ADE, AYWO and FKJGP have demanded the immediate removal of Sofiur Rehman from the position of Chairman, Forest Advisory Committee for his anti Garo comments and acts.
The NGOs in a memorandum submitted to the CEM, Dipul Marak have asked for the ouster of Sofiur Rehman, the Balachanda and BJP MDC.

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MDA government to consider implementation of ILP 17.4.2018 Meghalaya Times

Staff Reporter
SHILLONG, April 17: The National People’s Party (NPP) led Meghalaya Democratic Alliance (MDA) government of Meghalaya will examine the demand for the implementation of the Inner Line Permit (ILP) system in Meghalaya as has been assured by Chief Minister, Conrad Sangma.
Conrad had made this assurance to a delegation of the Hynniewtrep Youth Council (HYC) which met him at the main secretariat here on Tuesday.

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TRS betrayed Singareni coal workers: Cong. 16.4.2018 Hindu: Hyderabad
Uttam Kumar criticises driving away tribal farmers from Podu lands
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CM, Dy. CM lay stone for new Collectorate building 16.4.2018 Hindu: Cities
It will come up on 4.43 acres with a built-up area of 10,904 square metres
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Input subsidy to FRA farmers too: Minister 16.4.2018 Hindu: Medicine & Research
Minister Jogu Ramanna interacts with tribal leaders, promises funds for development
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BJP sends resignations of its 2 ministers to Mehbooba 15.4.2018 The Assam Tribune
BJP sends resignations of its 2 ministers to Mehbooba
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J&K Govt told to withdraw 'tribal directive': Ram Madhav 14.4.2018 General News
The Jammu and Kashmir government has been told to withdraw its directive on encroachments by nomads in forest land, senior BJP leader Ram Madhav said today. The issue has been raked by the Bar Association of Jammu and Kashmir High Court as threat to the demography of Jammu. Earlier this year, the state government had directed the police and district administrations to not provide "police protection" for anti-encroachment drives being carried out by government departments against tribal population without prior approval of the tribal affairs department. The chief minister also directed that till a formal tribal policy is formulated and issued, tribal population shall not be disturbed, dislocated. "The directive (of Tribal Affairs department) issued and circulated to different districts must be withdrawn. This we have told the government already," Madhav told reporters here. Madhav, who is the party's general secretary in-charge of the state, was replying to a question about the alleged
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BJP ministers exit J&K govt; Mehbooba asks New Delhi to wake up to Kashmir cauldron 14.4.2018 General News
Two controversial BJP ministers, who participated in a rally in support of the people arrested for the rape-cum-murder of an eight-year-old Muslim girl in Kathua, today exited from the PDP-BJP alliance government in Jammu and Kashmir, ending a simmering political crisis in the state. A much-relieved Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for defusing the situation and said the unfortunate incident had brought the people of the state and the rest of the country "together". She said a sense of justice had been reinforced in the state and urged "New Delhi to wake up to the Kashmir cauldron". Both the alliance partners -- the BJP and the PDP -- had separate legislature party meetings in Srinagar and Jammu to discuss the situation arising out of the polarisation in the state over the rape-cum-murder of the girl after some leaders of the lesser-known Hindu Ekta Manch were arrested in connection with the case. BJP national general secretary Ram Madhav, who flew in
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We joined Kathua rally to control the situation: BJP minister 14.4.2018 Rediff: News
Madhav said the resignation of the ministers was to address the fears of not only its ally People's Democratic Party and the people of Jammu and Kashmir but also the entire nation.
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Resignations of BJP minister to be handed to Mufti: Ram Madhav 14.4.2018 General News
The resignations of two BJP ministers, who courted controversy by attending a rally supporting those accused of raping and killing a young girl in Kathua, will be handed over to Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti for further action, said senior BJP leader Ram Madhav. The senior BJP leader said the resignation of the ministers was to address the fears of not only its ally PDP and the people of Jammu and Kashmir but also the entire nation. Madhav, who is the party's general secretary in-charge of the state, also said that the state government was told to withdraw the directive of the tribal affairs department on encroachments by nomads in forest land. Madhav, who attened the legislative party meeting of the state BJP MLAs and MLC, said state party president Sat Sharma will send the resignations to the chief minister. Forest Minister Lal Singh and Industries Minister Chander Prakash Ganga tendered their resignation in view of a perception being created, he said. He lashed ...
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Kathua rape: Resignations of BJP ministers to be handed to Mufti, says Ram Madhav 14.4.2018 Hindu: Health
The BJP leader said that the J&K government was told to withdraw the directive of the tribal affairs department on encroachments by nomads in forest land
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The Pathalgadi rebellion 13.4.2018 Hindu: Medicine & Research
In recent months, many Adivasi villages in Jharkhand have put up giant plaques declaring their gram sabha as the only sovereign authority and banning ‘outsiders’ from their area. Amarnath Tewary reports on a political movement that is gathering steam across the State’s tribal belt
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