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Kerala A Class Apart: Virtual Learning Reaches Out To Tribal Students In Local Dialects

Jun 27, 2020 Preetha Nair

The lessons in tribal languages will be translated from original Malayalam content, which is already being telecasted through state government’s official channels.

Folk And The Forest: Commercialisation Of Tribal Art And Its Consequences

Jan 13, 2020 Urmi Chanda

Mixing music and nature may seem like the perfect cocktail of goodness, but it is time to take a hard look at the toxic consequences of music festivals in the forest


Taste Of The Tribal Land

The women cook traditional Warli dishes on wood-fire, and Mumbai citizens pay to enjoy adivasi lunch. The win-win partnership would not have been possible without Cassandra Nazareth’s energy, ideas and drive to save the Aarey Milk Colony.

BJP MP From Betul In Trouble Over Falsifying Caste Certificate

Feb 11, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

She had got elected on the caste certificate of 'Gond Scheduled Tribe'. A state government panel has found Dhurve's caste to be 'indisputably Bisen/Pawar', which is not notified as a Scheduled Tribe (ST) in Madhya Pradesh.


High BP Is Killing Tribals In J&K. Is Kashmiri Salt Tea To Blame?

Even as the tribal population have a lifestyle that would keep them hale and hearty, 'over' consumption of the Kashmiri salt tea may have to be blamed for the rise in hypertension among them.

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05 December, 2018

US Man Killed In Andamans Was On Planned Adventure: Tribes Body Chief

Outlook Web Bureau

John Allen Chau, 27, was killed by members of the Sentinelese Tribes, possibly with arrows, when he tried to enter the North Sentinel Island, on November 17.


30 November, 2018

Diary Of US Man Killed In Andaman Throws New Details About How Sentinelese Interact

Outlook Web Bureau

John Allen Chau, 27, was killed by members of the Sentinelese Tribes, possibly with arrows, when he tried to enter the North Sentinel Island, on November 17.


26 November, 2018

John Allen Chau, Sentinelese Islanders And Proselytization

N. Jayaram

US national John Allen Chau was allegedly killed by a protected tribe when he tried to enter the prohibited North Sentinel Island.


22 November, 2018

'Want To Declare Jesus To These People': Last Message Of US Man Killed By Andaman Tribe

Outlook Web Bureau

One of the most isolated tribes of the world, Sentinelese are estimated to number 50 to 100. Spread over 27 sq miles, North Sentinel Island is situated 58 km from Port Blair.


01 November, 2018

Tribal Families In Villages Near 'Statue Of Unity' Skip Cooking Food In Protest Against Rs. 3000 Cr Project

Outlook Web Bureau

“A Rs. 3000-crore statue in one of the most backward districts of Gujarat is a farce. We are not against Sardar Patel, but we want schools and hospitals,” said a tribal leader


09 July, 2018

Dhule Lynching Case Will Be Tried By Fast-Track Court, Says Government

Outlook Web Bureau

The July 1 lynching of five people, members of a nomadic tribe, by a mob in Dhule district on suspicion that they were child-lifers was an inhuman act, Fadnavis said.


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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