Forest Dwellers
Opinion  /  Published 14.03.22

Flame alert: forest fires

Good time to include forest inhabitants in all conservation efforts ...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 08.01.20

Lessons from the wilderness

Forest Rights Act helps nurture the traditional bond between communities and nature...
By C.R. Bijoy

India  /  Published 06.03.19

Delhi: Scan each forest rejection

Bengal, Bihar, Odisha, Jharkhand and Assam were among 19 states ordered to evict forest dwellers...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 28.02.19

Stay on forest eviction with rap on government

The Supreme Court pulled up the Centre for waking up from its 'slumber' and claiming that due process was not followed...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 23.02.19

Forest dwellers panic after SC order of eviction

The court’s orders came on February 13 in a case filed by Wildlife First and other wildlife groups...
By Sanjoy Hazarika in Bokakhat


Opinion  /  Published 04.04.19

For the voices on the forest fringe

The Sunderban region needs to be more effectively represented in Parliament...
By Anamitra Anurag Danda

Opinion  /  Published 12.04.19

New forest law puts colonial rulers to shame

Some clauses of the draft of the Indian Forest Act 2019 are extraordinarily undemocratic...
By Anup Sinha

Opinion  /  Published 26.02.19

A law that undermines forest dwellers' rights

It was almost as though the law made it easier to notice and evict the poor who lived by forest produce...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 25.03.19

Our unscientific and hostile forest policy

Until we focus on that, our forest policy will remain unscientific and hostile to both forest dwellers and researchers...
By The Editorial Board

India  /  Published 03.03.19

Unkind cut for forest dwellers

Study reveals arbitrary criteria to dismiss millions of tribals' claim to their homes...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi


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