Jharkhand  /  Published 13.01.21

Hemant invited to Adivasi Kumbh

In a bid to add relevance to the two-decade-old Adivasi Maha Kumbh Mela, which has undergone a massive upside-down, members of Dubiya Kharn Adivasi Maha Kumbh Mela Committee, headed by Manika Congress...
By Our Correspondent in Daltonganj

Jharkhand  /  Published 11.11.20

Assembly nod to Sarna code

The Jharkhand Assembly passed a resolution in favour of a Sarna Adivasi Code at a special session held on Wednesday with both ruling and treasury benches extending support to the draft that will now b...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 10.11.20

Debate among tribals of Jharkhand on name of code

The tribals of Jharkhand appear to be divided on the name of their religious code even as a special session of the state Assembly on Wednesday is set to a pass a resolution for the code’s inclus...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 08.11.20

It’s Sarna not adivasi: Tirkey

Bandhu Tirkey, a tribal lawmaker of the ruling JMM-Congress-RJD alliance has spoken out against the government’s move to introduce a “Sarna/Adivasi” code, as opposed to only a &ldquo...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 20.10.20

Over 2,000 march for Sarna code

“Tribals want Sarna code and we won’t sit calmly till we get this before the next census in 2021. Sarna code is key to our distinct identity and recognition. Tribals are neither Hindus nor...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi


Calcutta  /  Published 11.09.20

JU teacher files complaint

A Jadavpur University teacher who was identified by her “Adivasi” background by a student of another institution and told that she was not qualified to comment on exams has written to Jada...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 10.09.20

Tribal forum demonstrates against Birbhum coal mine

Nearly 1,000 tribal people held a dharna in front of Mohammedbazar police station for around three hours on Wednesday to protest the Bengal government’s decision of setting up the Deocha-Pachami...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Suri

West Bengal  /  Published 06.09.20

Adivasi does more than dance

By Moumita Chaudhuri in

West Bengal  /  Published 10.08.20

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


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