Tribals

Scuffle between Telangana's KHM tribals and forest staff leaves two injured

Forest Department staff stopped them in their tracks, arguing that it was the forest land that they were ploughing to raise crops.

published on : 25th September 2022

Odisha: Preserve traditions, Governor Prof Ganeshi Lal tells young tribals

“I urge the tribal community to lead their lives in peaceful co-existence with mother nature,” he said.

published on : 12th September 2022

Arunachal Pradesh to scrap ST certificates of children born to non-tribal men

So far nine disputed cases of issuance of Schedule tribe Certificates have been placed before a scrutiny committee.

published on : 6th September 2022

Biogas units ease life for Telangana tribals in jungles

The tribals who go into the forest disturb their habitat. If they can cook at home with biogas, they do not have to risk their lives for firewood, officials say.

published on : 28th August 2022

Focus on providing basic amenities to all tribals: Arjun Munda

Union Minister for Tribal Affairs Arjun Munda on Monday said the Centre is focussed on providing basic amenities to tribals across the country.

published on : 23rd August 2022

Chakmas of Chittagong Hills: 'Indians' on August 15, Pakistanis two days later and 'rebels' by August 19

Between 1962 and 1965, tens of thousands of Chakma villagers were forced to leave for India and Myanmar.

published on : 19th August 2022

Gujarat BJP counters AAP promises to tribals with success stories

“Under PM Modi’s leadership, tribal communities have made up their mind not to fall for enticement from other parties,” said Patel.

published on : 10th August 2022

Remove invasive plants from Mudumalai Tiger Reserve: Tribals appeal to govt

Apart from damaging our crops, the situation also escalates man animal conflict. The invasive species must be removed so that we can have clear sighting of the forest.”

published on : 10th August 2022

Lack of roads claims 30 tribal lives in three years in TN

Lack of road in tribal areas has claimed more than 30 lives in Udumalaipet in the last three years as people requiring emergency health care could not be taken to hospitals on time.

published on : 5th August 2022

Telangana: Adilabad's tribals begin celebration of Ashada Bonalu

As the Ashada month begins, tribals from the Gonds and Kollam sects begin their celebrations.

published on : 17th July 2022

Kattu Naicker tribals in Tiruchy district still wait for piped water

According to sources, men of the community would, traditionally, stay at home for six months and venture out for fortune-telling during the next six months.

published on : 16th July 2022

New forest conservation rules spark a fight

The debate over the new Forest Conservation Rules brought in by the Central government is heating up ahead of Parliament’s monsoon session.

published on : 14th July 2022

Droupadi Murmu visit: BJP to woo Chhattisgarh tribals

Chhattisgarh has 29 out of the 90 seats reserved for the Scheduled Tribes.

published on : 13th July 2022

BJP’s ST Morcha to till podu lands of Tribals in Telangana's Mancherial district

Adilabad BJP MP Soyam Bapu Rao declared on Sunday that the BJP’s ST Morcha will go to Koya Poshaguda of Dandepalli mandal in Mancherial district on July 14.

published on : 11th July 2022

Adilabad: Tribals clash with officials over razing of huts, five held

Meanwhile, Adivasi organisation leaders have called for a strike in the erstwhile Adilabad district on July 11 against the alleged excesses from the officials of forest and police departments. 

published on : 9th July 2022

NCST summons Odisha government, seeks report on displaced Schedule Tribe people

In the undivided Koraput district alone, the tribal displacement was 58 per cent (pc), which comes to around six pc of the total population of the district.

published on : 8th July 2022

Tribals gather as Kotia celebrates Rath Yatra

The chariot was pulled from the Jagannath temple to Gundicha shrine nearby amid beating of drums and tribal dance performances.

published on : 3rd July 2022

Have done more for tribals than Droupadi Murmu: Opposition's presidential nominee Yashwant Sinha

Sinha said he was 'proud' of his record as a member of the BJP when it was led by former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee.

published on : 23rd June 2022

Kadambakuttai tribals await construction of road for a decade

Last year, Health Minister Ma Subramanian trekked to this habitation and assured people to fullfil basic amenities regarding health department.

published on : 23rd June 2022

Tribals from Odisha's Koraput predict average rains after Biripani yatra

Sources said around 10,000 people from various tribal communities congregated for the yatra which involved animal sacrifice to appease the goddess before the rainy season.

published on : 13th June 2022
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