tribal students

Manipur Bill dispute: Five arrested student leaders released but economic blockade continues

The police had arrested the five on Thursday and charged them with conspiring to impose the blockade.

published on : 9th August 2022

Erode: Tribals, urban students share stories of habitat and lifestyle

Kishor, a Class IX student from Burgur, told TNIE, 'Tales about the city always fascinate us. However, though facilities are limited in our settlement, we like our habitat."

published on : 3rd August 2022

No mom’s care, tribal children in hostels face emotional trauma

She used to flutter around like a butterfly in Uriampatti, a tribal settlement located deep inside Kuttampuzha forest.

published on : 20th June 2022

No buses, tribal students drop out of school in Kovai

An official in Samagra Shiksha Abhiyan in Coimbatore said, he did not receive any letter from the school and said he will check with the officials.

published on : 10th June 2022

Book kits to help tribal students pass law exams

K Vidyadharan, secretary of Thiruvananthapuram Legal Service Authority and sub judge, received the books on behalf of the students.

published on : 2nd June 2022

School reopening: Bringing back tribal students to school uphill task

Students, teachers and parents across the state are celebrating the start of a new academic year after two years of pandemic that disrupted the education system.

published on : 1st June 2022

Lack of buses forces tribal kids to walk 5 km to school daily 

Students of five tribal hamlets in Anthiyur walk nearly five kilometres to reach the government higher secondary school at Hosur daily as there is no bus service.

published on : 6th April 2022

Education and economy: Tribal students in exchange visit Kerala

Twenty-one-year-old Gautam Kerketta, who hails from a village in Gumla district in Jharkhand, is enamoured by the state.

published on : 29th March 2022

Partially blind teacher spreads light in lives of Idukki tribal students

For partially blind Linsi George, life is not for making compromises because of the darkness surrounding her, but it is all about leading generations towards the light.  

published on : 8th March 2022

Dropout rate among tribal students in Kerala a worry

Of the total 1,39,916 students dropped out of schools in past 10 years, around 19,000 belonged to ST category 

published on : 11th February 2022

Kerala teachers impart lessons to tribal students by visiting their 'ooru'

 It is the five teachers of Government Tribal LP School, Attathodu in Perunad grama panchayat in  Ranni, who undertake the arduous journey to the tribal hamlets.  

published on : 6th February 2022

Tribal students hit as public learning centres stay shut

Though schools have switched back to virtual classes, there is no end to the struggle of students in tribal settlements in the district.

published on : 29th January 2022

Wanted: School buildings for tribal children in Visakhapatnam

Successive governments have made tall claims, but not much has changed in tribal villages, especially in those perched atop hills.

published on : 28th December 2021

Education a mirage for tribal women

The news that about half of the tribal students in Tamil Nadu do not continue their studies beyond Class 10 is alarming.

published on : 17th December 2021

Gudur tribal students to finally have a roof over their head

Tribal Welfare School at Kongaragidda village to get new building; Collector Shashanka, other officials concerned visit the school as per KT Rama Rao’s directions 

published on : 3rd December 2021

ITDA Seethampeta Super-60 proves a boon to Srikakulam tribal students

As many as 40 students from Super-60 special campus have secured seats in prestigious IITs and NITs while others got admissions in reputed engineering colleges.

published on : 2nd November 2021

Kerala's Attappadi tribal students to attend online classes in their own Irula language

These will be telecast through a local cable television channel which would enable more students to attend classes without interruption. 

published on : 4th October 2021