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Mar 16, 2018
Maharashtra farmers' protest: Devendra Fadnavis' land titles promise on shaky ground owing to state's poor track recordDevendra Fadnavis' promise to Adivasi farmers is not a certainty as Maharashtra rejects nearly two-thirds of all claims of tribal ownership of forest land.
Mar 15, 2018
Maharashtra farmers' march: Implementing collective forest rights more important than individual claims to landThe big takeaway from the Adivasi protests is that implementing collective forest rights is of greater importance and priority than individual human rights.
Mar 09, 2018
Maharashtra farmers' march to Mumbai a mission to assert rights and overcome oppression, one step at a timeDancing, singing and surviving on the bare minimum, over 25,000 farmers from across Maharashtra are marching to Mumbai where they will encircle the legislative building and press for demands which they feel successive state governments have betrayed them on: land rights, forest rights, guaranteed minimum support price and loan waivers, etc
Mar 01, 2018
Madhu Chindaki lynching: Gruesome incident highlights growing threat of 'mobocracy' in Kerala societyThe recent mob lynching of a tribal youth Madhu Chindaki in Kerala has turned the focus on the increasing incidents of mobocracy in the state.
Feb 28, 2018
Logical to consider farmers as category for reservations, says Sharad Pawar and promises to discuss issue with experts, lawyersNCP chief Sharad Pawar on Tuesday said some people suggested him the idea to have reservation in jobs and education for "farmers".
Feb 24, 2018
Madhu Chindaki murder: Kerala Adivasis run out of patience, rise up in protests against injustice, exploitationAs soon as the news spread, people from various tribal hamlets came out of their homes and blocked the ambulance carrying his body to Thrissur Medical College Hospital for post-mortem demanding immediate arrest of the persons responsible for Madhu's death.
Feb 23, 2018
Kerala tribal man beaten to death after being accused of theft; mob posts visuals on social mediaA 27-year-old tribal youth said to be "not of sound mind" was beaten to death in Kerala by a lynch mob which had accused him of theft
Jan 28, 2018
Acts of Appearance: Photographer Gauri Gill’s new series re-envisions the mask idiomPhotographer Gauri Gill’s most recent body of work, Acts of Appearance, is a series of vivid colour photographs for which the artist worked closely with members of an Adivasi community in Jawhar district, Maharashtra | #FirstCulture
Jan 20, 2018
Acts of Appearance: Photographer Gauri Gill’s new series re-envisions the mask idiomIn Acts of Appearance, photographer Gauri Gill chronicles her encounters with rural masquerade
Jan 03, 2018
Andhra Pradesh, Telangana fight over Godavari, Krishna waters, but who will save the rivers?In modern India, political regimes of Telangana and Andhra have fought tooth and nail for the monopoly of the water source of both rivers.