Ministry of Tribal Affairs

Many tribal villages in Telangana lack key infra, finds study

A latest study by the Union Ministry of Tribal Affairs has ranked the performance of nine erstwhile districts of Telangana based on the infrastructure available in their tribal villages.

published on : 22nd October 2021

Centre asks for status report on Tamil Nadu's Kadar tribals

TNIE had highlighted the plight of the tribal community on its August 09, 2021, issue. Since the area was prone to landslides, 23 families were moved to tea estate quarters in Thaimudi.

published on : 4th October 2021

Kollapur Farmers Producer Company: Incredible tale of farmers coming together

When Kollapur Farmers Producer Company started with about a hundred farmers from ST communities like Chenchus and Lambadas forming a collective to develop mango orchards in their lands.

published on : 8th August 2021

Arrest of tribals under UAPA on the rise, reveals reply of Ministry of Tribal Affairs

While the National Crime Records Bureau does not maintain such data, additional information was obtained from the agency, the ministry said in response to a question on the number of tribal undertrial

published on : 30th July 2021

Telangana government to focus on establishing MSMEs run by tribals in agency areas 

Tribals are being trained at the Forest College and Research Institute on sustainable and scientific harvesting methods, value addition of forest produce, packing, branding, etc.

published on : 18th July 2021

NCST gives its nod for inclusion of Tamaria community in ST list of Jharkhand

The National Commission for Scheduled Tribes (NCST) has given its nod for the inclusion of the Tamaria community of Jharkhand in the list of scheduled tribes in Jharkhand.

published on : 14th October 2019