West Bengal  /  Published 09.08.20

TMC bid to woo tribals

The Mamata Banerjee government on Sunday celebrated Biswa Adivasi Diwas or the International Day of the World’s Indigenous People, across the state, including some areas in north Bengal. The sc...
By Avijit Sinha in Siliguri

Jharkhand  /  Published 10.10.19

Quota-dilute cry at RIMS

Members of the Adivasi Chatra Sangh, an independent outfit of tribal students with no political affiliation, on Thursday staged a demonstration outside the office of the director of Rajendra Institute...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

West Bengal  /  Published 17.02.20

Parishad bike rally reaches near Siliguri

A bike rally organised by the Akhil Bharatiya Adivasi Vikas Parishad against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act and the National Register of Citizens reached Kharibari block of Darjeeling district on Mon...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

Heritage  /  Published 16.03.19

New strain on ancient post of village headman

Gopal Nagar Dakshin Palli in Bengal’s Birbhum district is a tribal village. The drive from Bolpur town to the house of Nilu Mardi, the village headman, takes all of half an hour. The reason behind t...
By Moumita Chaudhuri in

North East  /  Published 16.02.19

OIL office blocked over road

Activists of the All Assam Gorkha Students’ Union, Chutia Students’ Union and the All Assam Adivasi Students’ Union on Friday started an indefinite blockade over non-construction of a road by Oi...
By Pradip Kumar Neog in Duliajan

Jharkhand  /  Published 02.01.20

Sarna tribals talk tough in Jharkhand

The new Hemant Soren government may face stiff resistance from a section of Sarna tribals if it tries to tweak the anti-conversion law brought in by the previous Raghubar Das government.The Religious ...
By Kumud Jenamani in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 05.10.19

‘Planned lynch in Khunti’

An umbrella outfit of many organisations, the South Asia Forum for Federation of Religion or Belief (India chapter), revealed on Saturday the findings of its fact-finding team on the September 22 mob...
By Raj Kumar in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 05.12.18

Tribal triumph in Ranchi's SP Mukherjee varsity

Adivasi Chhatra Sangh (ACS), an independent outfit of tribal students with no political affiliation, won the maiden election at Dr Shyama Prasad Mukherjee University on Wednesday, handing down a 3-1 d...
By Raj Kumar in Ranchi

West Bengal  /  Published 22.11.18

Projects for Mamata Banerjee boards

Officials of the state backward classes welfare department held a meeting with representatives of four development boards at Falakata on Thursday and asked them to submit projects that could be taken ...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar

Books  /  Published 02.01.19

The ban shook me: Hansda Sowvendra Shekhar

Did the ban shake you? Did it affect your process in any way?I will be honest. Yes, the ban shook me. More than the ban, those attacks on the social media shook me and scared me. Also, I was suspended...
By Saloni Meghani in


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