India  /  Published 04.04.21

Naidu urges youth to fight social evils

Vice-President M. Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday urged the younger generation to pledge to fight against gender discrimination. “Our youth should be at the forefront of fighting all social evils li...
By Our Correspondent in Bhubaneswar

Style  /  Published 11.03.21

Right design

Laila Tyabji, a craft designer, writer and chairperson of Dastkar, the craft NGO she helped found, has recently been made an honorary fellow of the Association of Designers of India. The association i...
By Soumitra Das in

Jharkhand  /  Published 22.02.21

Pathalgadi bid near high court foiled

Over 50 tribal protesters breached the high security perimeter of Jharkhand High Court in Ranchi on Monday and tried to install a stone plaque stating that the state government did not hold executive ...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

West Bengal  /  Published 22.02.21

Disquiet in Trinamul over tribal question

The near-absence of the tribal community at Saturday’s public meeting of youth Trinamul president and MP Abhishek Banerjee in Nagrakata has left district party leaders frowning. On Saturday, so...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

Jharkhand  /  Published 31.01.21

Sarna code: tribals block trains, roads

Members of various tribal bodies took to the streets, blocked railway tracks and heavy vehicles across Jharkhand on Sunday, demanding the inclusion of the Sarna Code in the religion census of 2021. T...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi


West Bengal  /  Published 16.01.21

Research starts on tribes, their languages

The Centre for Studies in Local Languages & Cultures at North Bengal University has launched a project to carry out researches on some of the primitive tribes in the region and prepare monographs ...
By Binita Paul in Siliguri

West Bengal  /  Published 06.01.21

Kerala painter gifts colour to tribal kids

Paintings by tribal children of a village 5km from Santiniketan were exhibited on the foundation day of the local club on Tuesday, thanks to the efforts of painter and Kala Bhavana alumnus Anoop M. Go...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Santiniketan

West Bengal  /  Published 26.12.20

BJP, TMC battle for Malda’s tribal belt

The BJP has started eyeing the tribal belt in Malda district, but Trinamul for now has managed to convince five disgruntled tribal leaders to stay with the party. On Friday, BJP’s national secr...
By Soumya De Sarkar in Malda

Jharkhand  /  Published 11.12.20

Tribals unhappy with Hemant

According to the rights body, the Hemant government’s announcement of withdrawing all Pathalgadi cases indicated that it acknowledged the failure of the earlier government to understand the idea...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 10.12.20

Sarna: tribals plan agitation

Tribal organisations are planning rail and road blockades on January 31, 2021 as there has been no word from the Centre on their longstanding demand for a separate religion code for adivasis ahead of ...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi


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