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Apr 26, 2018
For Madhya Pradesh's tribals, too wide a gap between state policies and realityA five-year roadmap for overall development of tribals was on the agenda when Narendra Modi visited Mandla, Madhya Pradesh
Apr 13, 2018
Chhattisgarh govt's decision to reduce MSP on forest produce threatens livelihood of 14 lakh tribal familiesTribals across Chhattisgarh face a threat to their livelihoods ever since the state government drastically reduced the MSP of minor forest produce.
Apr 02, 2018
Rising prices of grains, digitisation of PDS records pose challenges for the poor to avail foodThe prices of rice, wheat and pulses have been rising steadily making it more difficult for the poor to buy grain at market price.
Mar 25, 2018
SC adding obstacles to Indian justice system; court must avoid weakening laws safeguarding gender, caste rightsThe recent Supreme Court ruling on SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act is likely to add new obstacles in finding justice, gut a law crucial to protecting Dalit and Adivasi rights
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.
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
Dec 03, 2017
Gujarat election 2017: Here’s what you should know about Modi’s two stalwart predecessors in GujaratNarendra Modi is mostly a sui generis politician. In simple language, one of a kind, in a class by himself. But there are two former chief ministers of Gujarat whose tricks and tactics must have gone into the making of Modi. Consider it this way: When a younger Modi, as BJP state unit organisational secretary, was trying to make space for the party, he had to contend with these two gentlemen more than the rest.
Nov 22, 2017
Plight of Adiyan and Vetan communities of Kerala highlight why India needs to revisit criteria for determining tribal identityWhile ascertaining the tribal identity of a community, India must keep in mind that tribal communities are never static and they have been undergoing shifts at a fast pace