tribal settlement

Tribalfolk carry corpse for 8 km to perform last rites in Tamil Nadu's Thenakanthur

The photographs show people traversing a rugged mud road, carrying a woman's corpse, to perform her last rites at Mettur town.

published on : 5th June 2022

Kodagu tiger poaching case: Tribal people land in forest department net

It is learned that a failed sale deal with a purchaser of the tiger skin led to the incident being leaked out to the department.

published on : 20th February 2022

Millet reigns supreme in Idukki tribal settlement

The millet varieties cultivated by the tribal people are extremely tolerant to drought and the farming mostly takes place without adding any chemicals to the soil.

published on : 20th February 2022

Captive jumbos lodged in kraal at Varagaliyar

Ashok trampled his mahout on January 16, and Suyambu has not been obeying his mahout for the last one year, sources said.

published on : 31st January 2022

Safe potable water for Madavappu residents in Tiruppur after 25 years

The workers along with forest staff carried the pipe rolls through hilly terrain walking more than 3 km, sources said.

published on : 20th November 2021

Only education will change lives: Kalkothi tribal girl

A final year BSc Computer Science student in Government College at Valparai, T Sandhiya hails from the Mudugar community and is the first in her settlement to enter college.

published on : 8th November 2021

Act of kindness helps change children’s fate in TN's Burgur panchayat

Nestled in the western hills of Burgur in Erode, Kongadai ST colony is seeing better times, thanks to timely help from 75-year-old Sadaiyan, who donated his two acres of land to build a school.

published on : 7th November 2021

Jobs lost to pandemic, tribals awaiting call from Anamalai Tiger Reserve officials

Some of them were engaged in clearing vegetation to prevent forest fire, while some others had been engaged in collecting parking charges from tourists in Topslip, a well-known tourist spot.

published on : 2nd October 2021