Opinion  /  Published 07.08.19

The proprietorial mindset towards forest rights

The future of India’s forests and tribal communities will remain bleak unless the spirit of decentralization is honoured...
By The Editorial Board

North East  /  Published 06.07.19

130 child workers ‘saved’

They had been sent to work in different tea gardens in Namsai and other eastern districts of Arunachal Pradesh...
By Manoj Kumar Ojha in Doomdooma

North East  /  Published 16.02.19

OIL office blocked over road

The protesters were demanding the non-construction of a road by Oil India Limited at Naoholia, Dibrugarh...
By Pradip Kumar Neog in Duliajan

Heritage  /  Published 16.03.19

New strain on ancient post of village headman

Recently, a Santhal village in Birbhum killed the post of majhi haram or morol. We visit the headman of a nearby village...
By Moumita Chaudhuri

Jharkhand  /  Published 05.12.18

Tribal triumph in Ranchi's SP Mukherjee varsity

Adivasi Chhatra Sangh crushes ABVP pride, brief flare-up on Shyama Prasad campus...
By Raj Kumar in Ranchi


West Bengal  /  Published 22.11.18

Projects for Mamata Banerjee boards

Funds allotted, now for the 4 boards to prepare project reports ...
By Our Correspondent in Alipurduar

Books  /  Published 02.01.19

The ban shook me: Hansda Sowvendra Shekhar

The Jharkhand government had banned his second book The Adivasi Will Not Dance. He is now ready with his third...
By Saloni Meghani

Opinion  /  Published 22.05.19

How Hindutva sees Dalits and adivasis

It imagines them as benign leaders while suggesting — legitimizing? — their redundancy to the political project...
By Uddalak Mukherjee

Opinion  /  Published 03.01.19

Growing up as a transgender man in India

I am from an adivasi village. I started to understand at age five or six that I was not a cis girl, but I had no language to express it...
By Anonymous

Opinion  /  Published 27.05.19

With great majority comes great responsibility

Nothing would be better than if Modi works to overcome his ‘divider’ image by ensuring that minorities feel secure...
By The Editorial Board


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