Tribals

Tribals’ Kuttampuzha Honey to reach market soon, focus on quality

As for the bee boxes, more than 40 families in Kuttampuzha have been provided with five bee boxes each.

published on : 20th January 2021

Gift of education: Andhra Pradesh teacher on mission to make tribals literate

From 2003 to 2015, Sk Dada Peer from Kadapa did not take a leave   

published on : 17th January 2021

Chhattisgarh: Collector stays at Maoist epicentre to perceive tribals' needs

Rajat Bansal relished the tribal cuisine, performed on their traditional musical instruments, engaged in local sports, participated in awareness rally and interacted with them.

published on : 16th January 2021

‘Gadhika’ empowers women in tribal settlements

The pandemic introduced face masks to our lives in the passing year.

published on : 1st January 2021

No roads, graveyard: Irula villagers left in lurch

U Edakuppam Irula villagers have been deprived of many basic facilities such as roads, drinking water and graveyard for almost 50 years, despite owning lands.

published on : 24th December 2020

Karnataka gram panchayat polls: Tribals from forests in Mysuru district shine amid voting

While voters from these villages were at the polling booth even before they opened, around noon, a polling booth at Ummathur had a long queue of nearly 150 voters.

published on : 23rd December 2020

Adivasis eye panchayat power, chant growth mantra

In Hunsur subdivision, the Adivasi population is about 40,000, covering 215 hadis in 140 panchayats and a voice to reckon with.

published on : 13th December 2020

Tribals on patrol to keep Maoist menace at bay  

Efforts of tribal villagers to break free from the shackles of Left-wing extremism have intensified in Swabhiman Anchal, once a hotbed of Maoists.

published on : 10th December 2020

Attack on tribal Christians: Activists urge Chhattisgarh govt to safeguard religious freedom

The govt shouldn’t brush such violence under the carpet as it also relates to religious freedom, said rights activist Bela Bhatia.

published on : 5th December 2020

Tripura: Protests against Bru rehab turn violent, one killed in police firing

Police opened fire on the protestors who enforced a bandh opposing the decision of the state government and the Centre to rehabilitate displaced Brus (Reangs) in the state.

published on : 21st November 2020

Abuses, thrashes: A routine reward for TN tribal workers in Karnataka canefields

They got back to Vellore on Friday after the district collector intervened to get these poor workers emancipated from the cruel exploitation.

published on : 20th November 2020

Jharkhand Assembly passes resolution on ‘Sarna Code’

The resolution will seek a special column for followers of the ‘Sarna’ religion in the Census 2021.

published on : 11th November 2020

Odisha tribal volunteer speaks the local way to fight Covid

She recorded Covid messages in Kui language using a basic application on her mobile phone to create awareness among Dongria Kondhs.

published on : 24th October 2020

Chhattisgarh government launches 'Tech for Tribals' scheme

Under the programme, tribal beneficiaries across all districts of Chhattisgarh will be trained in various facets of micro-enterprise creation, management and functioning till November 7.

published on : 13th October 2020

Assam umbrella tribal body demands freezing of existing list of ST-Plain

The body said the issue of the six communities – Koch-Rajbongshi, Tai Ahom, Chutia, Matak, Moran and Tea Tribes – should be resolved in a manner that will not hamper the rights of existing tribals.

published on : 8th October 2020
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