Forest Rights Act Fra
West Bengal  /  Published 12.03.20

Bista plea to halt Sikkim rail project

Railway project 'negatively' impacting around 800 households at 24 forest villages in Bengal...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

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 23.12.19

NRC jitters for forest families

Land papers stuck...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 12.08.19

Climate change: Disastrous implications for children

Shifting the public narrative towards the plight of children can galvanize public opinion and compel politicians to give the environment the urgent attention it needs...
By The Editorial Board

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

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

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

India  /  Published 28.02.19

‘All facts were not placed’ in forest case

The National Commission for Scheduled Tribes cited poor representation of the facts...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi


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