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Jan 10, 2019
Media watchdog seeks independent probe into murder of Jharkhand journalist Amit Topno, claims police probe has been 'stalled'Media watchdog Reporters Without Borders called on Indian authorities to set up an independent inquiry into the murder of tribal community journalist Amit Topno in Jharkhand.
Nov 13, 2018
MeToo and savarna feminism: Revolutions cannot start with the privileged, feminist future must be equal for allMainstream feminism in India aka upper-caste or savarna feminism, as it exists today, is problematic.
Aug 17, 2018
Kerala floods: Houses in Wayanad villages submerge in water; residents shifted to schools as rescue and relief work picks upThe situation in Kerala's Wayanad district is particularly grim due to the floods in the state. Many villages in the area are completely submerged in and rescue and relief operation has been met with many hurdles due to poor connection and accessibility.
Aug 16, 2018
Man lynched in Assam's Biswanath district over suspicion of cow lifting; three others woundedThe survivors were admitted to the civil hospital at Biswanath by the police.
Aug 11, 2018
Social activists say 14 persons died in Jharkhand due to starvation, blame govt mandate to link ration cards with AadhaarStarvation deaths are caused by a circle of poverty, government apathy and mandatory Aadhaar-ration-card integration.
Aug 09, 2018
Women and their struggles: Excessive focus on sexual crimes ignores everyday iniquities and indignities they faceThe latest National Crime Records Bureau statistics show an 83% increase in crimes against women, with as many as 39 cases reported every hour across the country. There are several thousand more instances that go unreported. And yet, such felonious acts represent only a limited view of the manner in which women in this country must face brutality. In this series of reported pieces, Firstpost examines those societal forces that, while beyond the ambit of law, have the same deleterious effect on women as criminal acts.
Jul 20, 2018
Pathalgadi supporters misguiding Adivasi culture and tradition, says gram sabha of Jharkhand villagePeople of Chitramu village in Khunti district have admitted that they had been misled by the supporters of 'Pathalgadi' and pledged to implement the schemes of Jharkhand government.
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.