Tag Archives: tribals

Suicides of 45 tribals: Minister to visit tribal belt

“I will lead an official team to the area and take stock of the situation The government will take steps to end such incidents, which are unprecedented and sorrowful, after finding out the reasons behind it,” the minister said thiruvananthapuram, ...

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Madhya Pradesh Tribals to be Taught Rudimentary Science

Vigyan Prasar has partnered with MPCST to help the tribals, starting with the Gonds, to understand things like – ‘why water kept in copper utensils promotes health’, ‘how to support the environment’ and dispel myths like witchcraft. Bhopal: Tribals in Madhya ...

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Tribals tap fishtail palm toddy for extra income

Men and women of all ages consume it with equal proclivity Bastard sago tree or fishtail palm (jeelugu) is nothing less than a boon for the tribals in many habitations. The jeelugu kallu (toddy) brewed from the trees, which are ...

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Conviction rate in Dalit, tribal violence in TN is 4%

Justice seems to be a far-fetched dream for the Dalits and the tribals in Tamil Nadu if one goes by the conviction rate under the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act. The rate of conviction in cases ...

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Bauddha Sangh to reconvert dalits, tribals to Buddhism

SURAT: Bhartiya Bauddha Sangh plans mass re-conversion programme for dalits and tribals, who have embraced Christianity and Islam, in the presence of RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat in Surat on July 30. The Sangh started Social Harmony Equality Sankalp Yatra on June 30 ...

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