Latest News on Tribal rights
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Oct 25, 2016
PM Modi bats for tribal rights, promises action against those trying to snatch itPM Modi said, in the past, while iron ore and coal were extracted, tribal people of mineral bearing areas never benefited from it.
Oct 25, 2016
PM Narendra Modi warns of action against those who 'snatch' tribal rightsNatural resources in forests should not be exploited at the cost of tribals living there, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said, favouring stringent action against those who "snatch" away their land and rights.
Jul 12, 2016
Adani group benefited from Narendra Modi govt's 'largesse': Jairam RameshThe charge was denied by the Adani group, saying the mine was allocated during United Progressive Alliance regime
Jun 24, 2016
Meghalaya cabinet urges central govt to exempt the state from coal mine lawsThe Meghalaya cabinet on Friday decided to urge the central government to exempt the state from the purview of the Coal Mines Act.
Jun 12, 2016
Amid frequent blockades in Manipur, women sell fuel on the roadsideWhenever there is a blockade or strike in Manipur, hundreds of women like Binasakhi team up with certain fuel station employees who provide petrol and diesel for an additional charge of Rs 10 to Rs 15 per litre.
May 10, 2016
Tribal rights activist offloaded from Air India flight, airline distances itself from controversyTribal rights activist Gladson Dungdung was offloaded from a London-bound Air India flight on Monday morning even as the national carrier sought to distance itself from the incident.
Feb 21, 2016
AAP leader Soni Sori attacked with 'acid-like substance' in ChhattisgarhSoni Sori, Aam Aadmi Party leader in Chhattisgarh and tribal rights' activist was attacked by two unknown men late on 20 February.
Sep 12, 2014
The Forest Rights Act needs to go: Tribals aren't part of a tiger reserveThe Forest Rights Act is a needless piece of misguided legislation intended to protect tribals, but it actually retards development and investment in the states that need them the most
Mar 29, 2013
Tribal girls abused, raped in Chhattisgarh govt hostelsAn IBN7 investigation revealed how tribal girls were sexually abused routinely in government run schools and ashrams in remote corners of Chhattisgarh.
Dec 19, 2012
Vedanta vs the government: Just a lovers' tiff?Vedanta has announced it's closing one refinery in Odisha. It's not getting enough bauxite. Is this a victory for the activists long protesting Vedanta? Or just a temporary blip in the clout of crony capitalism?