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Apr 19, 2018
Auto driver rapes tribal girl in Odisha, one detained; locals block Karanjia-Anandpur road, demand actionA minor tribal girl was raped in Odisha's Mayurbhanj district, police said on Thursday.
Apr 17, 2018
Study confirms drastic shift in malaria occurrence in India as number of severe cases riseIndia used to be mostly burdened with a mild form of malaria cases but now there is an increasing number of P. falciparum (deadly form of malaria) cases.
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 09, 2018
Rahul Gandhi accuses Narendra Modi of being anti-Dalit, says BJP's ideology is to 'divide the country'Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Monday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his government of being anti-Dalit and said his party will defeat the BJP in 2019 Lok Sabha elections.
Mar 29, 2018
SC/ST Act: Centre approves filing review petition in Supreme Court against its ruling to change rules for arrestThe Union Law Ministry has approved the filing of review petition in the Supreme Court against the apex court's recent ruling on the Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989
Mar 28, 2018
Centre slashes budget for tribal scheme to Rs 1 crore from Rs 200 crore; Congress-ruled states ignored during fundingThe allocation for a Centre-sponsored tribal welfare scheme launched in 2014 has come down to a mere Rs 1 crore in 2016-17 from Rs 200 crore in 2015-16.
Mar 27, 2018
Pakistan: Hundreds of Pashtuns protest against arrest of Fata Political Alliance chief Arif Khan Wazir, threaten nationwide sit-inHundreds of supporters of the Pashtun Tahaffuz Movement joined activists and political party workers to protests against the arrest of Fata Political Alliance chief Arif Khan Wazir and three other PTM leaders in Wana
Mar 26, 2018
Inside Dantewada's Phagun Madai celebrationsThe nine-day celebration of this festival in Bastar's Dantewada is marked by the enactment of a story from the Ramayana, among other rituals | #FirstCulture
Mar 20, 2018
Angered after getting peanuts for produce, Maharashtra farmer destroys cauliflower crop; clip goes viralThe video of a Maharashtra farmer destroying cauliflower crop on his land after he got a paltry amount for the produce has gone viral on social media.
Mar 19, 2018
Forest Rights Act: Why are Chhattisgarh tribals up in arms over non-implementation of legislation, Centre's new conservation policy?Even a written assurance may not hold good in a region where informed consent is a remote concept and the tribes can be plucked out of the forest and dumped just about anywhere