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Jul 24, 2019
For Mawasi tribe in MP's Satna, limited access to forests results in livelihood loss and a generation forsaking tribal knowledgeMawasi tribal villages in Madhya Pradesh's Satna face uncertain future as limitations on access to forests pushes the once self-sufficient Scheduled Tribe towards migration and scarcity of food
May 31, 2019
Renuka Singh Saruta, Minister of State in Ministry of Tribal Affairs: Surguja MP is vice-president of BJP's ST cellRenuka Singh Saruta on the constituency by a huge margin of over 1.5 lakh votes, defeating her rival from the Congress party, Khel Sai Singh.
Mar 24, 2019
Supreme Court to hear fresh plea tomorrow not to evict forest dwellers, set up special investigation teamA bench comprising Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justice Sanjiv Khanna had on 5 March taken cognisance of the plea filed by Chhattisgarh-based Tarika Tarangini Larka, seeking a direction to the Centre not to allot possession of any forest land belonging to tribals to anyone other than 'adivasi' residing in that particular area.
Feb 28, 2019
SC stays eviction order on forest land: Centre's application to apex court points out grave anomalies in rejection of land title claimsAccording to the Union tribal affairs ministry’s application to the Supreme Court, its letter to state governments dated 12 September, 2014, had noted that reasons for rejection were not communicated.
Feb 24, 2019
Rahul Gandhi asks Chhattisgarh CM to file review petition against SC order on eviction of tribals from forestlandsCongress president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday told Chhattisgarh chief minister Bhupesh Baghel to file a review petition against a Supreme Court order asking states to ensure eviction of tribals and forest dwellers whose claims for the forest land have been rejected.
Aug 10, 2018
Centre to promote nutrition, provide safe drinking water for students in tribal schools across IndiaHealth Minister JP Nadda and Tribal Affairs Minister Jual Oram presided over the MoU signing ceremony to improve the health and well-being of students in tribal schools.
Jun 16, 2017
Eggs thrown at Jual Oram's car: Tribal affairs minister writes to Rajnath Singh, wants Odisha govt probeTwo days after BJD workers allegedly hurled eggs at his vehicle, Union tribal affairs minister Jual Oram on Friday requested Rajnath Singh to direct the state government to order a probe into the incident
May 27, 2017
TISS makes Aadhaar card mandatory, stops financial aid to students from backward classesTISS announced that it will now be mandatory for students to furnish Aadhaar card details, adding that they will discontinue financial aid provided to students belonging to backward classes
Sep 10, 2016
Polavaram project: Odisha govt refuses to conduct public hearingRejecting neighbouring Andhra Pradesh's request to conduct a public hearing on the Polavaram project, the Odisha government on Saturday said it cannot go for such an exercise because the matter was sub-judice.
Jul 05, 2016
Gujarat leader Mansukhbhai Vasava says he is clueless about why he was dropped from CabinetMansukhbhai Vasava said that he had no idea on the reason of his ouster, but admitted that he was working in a hostile environment.