Tag Archives: tribals

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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‘Home’ is not too far for Tamil Nadu tribes

They lived in the jungle, braving wildlife, venomous snakes and poachers. All these years, they eked out a livelihood by collecting wood and forest produce albeit with a fear of being penalised for living and taking from the land which ...

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Amid Land Grab Charges, Raigarh Tribals Renew Fight for Fair Deal

Almost 13 years after selling their land to TRN Energy Pvt Ltd, which wanted to set up a 600 MW thermal power plant in Chhattisgarh’s Raigarh district, 88 villagers, including tribals as well as non-tribals, from Benghari, Khokhraoma, Katangdi and ...

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Cops illegally detaining tribals: Maoists

CPI Maoists Korukonda area committee warned the Visakha rural cops with dire consequences if they did not stop harassing and illegally confining tribals. Maoists committee secretary Ramana issued a press release asking intellectuals, democrats and students to raise their voices ...

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Contaminated stream continues to be a source of water for Andhra villagers

CHAPARAI: The water from the stream, which is suspected to have caused the death of 16 tribals in Chaparai recently, continues to be the drinking water sources for the villagers, notwithstanding the fact that water is highly contaminated and muddy.It ...

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