Jharkhand  /  Published 18.05.20

Tribal leaders sell awareness

Two leaders from the tribal community sold vegetables on Sunday to create awareness among the people to pay reasonable prices to vegetable growers.The sale happened from 6.30am to 8.30am at Dangra Tol...
By Raj Kumar in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 01.05.20

Tribal outfit vows social distancing for Bishu Shikar

A frontal tribal outfit that organises the annual Bishu Shikar, the annual tribal hunting festival, at Dalma hills, has promised to abide by the lockdown to curb the spreading of the novel coronavirus...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpur

North East  /  Published 01.01.20

HC eviction order stirs emotions

The Gauhati High Court’s order to evict non-tribals and other persons “not eligible to possess land” in the tribal belts and blocks protected under Chapter X of the Assam Land and Revenue Regula...
By Shajid Khan and Rinoy Basumatary in Udalguri

West Bengal  /  Published 28.12.19

What ails the tribals of Sunderbans?

An unusual ladies’ group discussion was in progress. Several tribal women between 18 and 80 years of age were gathered in a mud hut in Tipligheri village of the Sunderbans in West Bengal. They were ...
By Jayanta Basu in

Jharkhand  /  Published 26.12.19

JDU hurls non-tribal barb at Raghubar Das

JDU, the BJP ally in the Centre and Bihar, on Thursday rubbed salt on the wounds of the BJP after its electoral drubbing in Jharkhand, by saying that installing a non-tribal as the chief minister of t...
By Our Special Correspondent in Ranchi

India  /  Published 23.12.19

NRC jitters for forest families

Former Union tribal affairs minister V.K.C. Deo and social activists have expressed concern about the impact a countrywide National Register of Citizens exercise may have on tribal populations, since ...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

India  /  Published 19.12.19

'NRC to affect Jharkhand tribals'

The protests that erupted across the country on Thursday against the amended citizenship law and the proposed all-India National Register of Citizens (NRC) echoed in Jharkhand as well, albeit in a low...
By TT Bureau in Ranchi/Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 15.12.19

Decomposed body found

A tribal widow was found dead on Saturday, five days after she went missing, in Ramgarh police station here in Palamau district, the case getting converted into that of murder. Asmati Kuarn, 48, went ...
By Our Correspondent in Daltonganj

Jharkhand  /  Published 26.11.19

For millions, a struggle for basics

The BJP has gone into overdrive to prove that it cares about tribals, including the Centre withdrawing controversial amendments to the Forest Act weeks before the Jharkhand elections, but experts and ...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

India  /  Published 21.11.19

Clock ticks on 17 lakh forest families

Left parties on Wednesday demanded a detailed discussion on the threat of eviction hanging over 17 lakh families of forest dwellers whose claims on forest land have been rejected.In February, in a pub...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


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