Thursday, Dec 01, 2022


Madhya Pradesh CM Chouhan Chastises Congress For Ignoring Tribal Heroes And Glorifying Only The Nehru-Gandhi Family

Dec 04, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

MP Chief Minister Shivraj Singh paid tribute to Tantya Bhil on his 'Balidan Diwas' (death anniversary) at Patalpani

‘Christian Missionaries More Dangerous Than Naxals’: BJP MP

Dec 03, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

BJP’s Raigarh MP Gomati Sai, while raising the issue of alleged religious conversion in Chhattisgarh said tribal people in the state were lured by Christian missionaries for conversion.

Controversy Stirs As Madhya Pradesh Minister Calls Chief Minister Chouhan Reincarnation Of Tantya Bhil

Patel was addressing the gathering during the 'Krantisurya Gaurav Yatra', under which urns of soil from Tantya Bhil's birth place Baroda Ahir village in Khandwa are being taken to Patalpani in Indore district, where a mega programme is scheduled on December 4 to pay tribute to this tribal revolutionary.

Madhya Pradhesh's Chief Minister Announces That Indore's Patalpani Railway Station Is To Be Named After Tribal Icon Tantya Bhil

Nov 23, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Chouhan said tribes in the country and Madhya Pradesh have a glorious past and tribal heroes played a very important role in the freedom struggle. The British had made all efforts to end the pride of our tribes. The state government will restore that pride, he added.

Madhya Pradesh To Allow Tribes To Brew and Sell 'Mahua' Liquor

"Indigenous people will be given the right in community forest management enabling them the right over forest produce": Shivraj Singh Chouhan

20 November, 2021

Tribal Body Urges Shah To Look Into Repressions On Chakmas

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The CDFI in a memorandum submitted to Shah on Friday cautioned against the "growing alienation of the Chakmas from the Bharatiya Janata Party as a result of repression on them in Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Tripura and Mizoram".

18 November, 2021

Urgent Need To Review PESA Implementation To Ensure Basic Rights Of Tribals: Arjun Munda

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Munda, along with Union Minister for Rural Development and Panchayati Raj Giriraj Singh, inaugurated the national conference on PESA here. He said it was the "first time in 25 years" that the two ministries were holding a joint meeting on the implementation of the Act in tribal-dominated states.

24 October, 2021

Pakistan: 8 Killed, 15 Injured In Firing Between Rival Factions Over Land Dispute

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The groups traded bullets on each other in Pakistan’s northwest tribal area over a land dispute.

28 September, 2021

Kerala Farmer Fires At Tribal Couple Using Air Gun For Grazing Cattle On His Farmland

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The police have arrested the farmer and registered an attempt of murder case.

10 August, 2021

Jharkhand Govt Providing Farmers With Machinery Worth Rs 734 Crore

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On World Tribal Day, Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren said that the state government is providing farmers with machinery and farming equipment worth Rs 734 crores.

25 July, 2021

Tripura Tribal Leaders Express Concern Over Growing Illegal Influx Of Chakma From Bangladesh, Seek Amit Shah’s Intervention

Pinaki Das

In a letter to Union Home Minister Amit Shah, Tripura tribal leaders said camps set up by illegal migrants are manned by armed gangs with sophisticated ammunitions.


23 July, 2021

Tripura: BJP Ally IPFT Demands Separate Tribal State

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The IPFT’s demand for separate tribal state comes months after the alliance lost tribal area elections

16 July, 2021

Issue Of Indigenous People’s Land Rights Bring Assam CM, Gogoi On Same Page

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Assam CM declared in the assembly that the government would settle the issue of land rights of the indigenous people who have settled in the hills of Guwahati and that they will not be evicted.

12 July, 2021

Tripura To Get 18 Ekalavya Schools For Tribal Development

Pinaki Das

Union Tribal Affairs Minister Arjun Munda and Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb reviewed various ongoing activities and central schemes for the development of the tribal people of the state.

26 May, 2021

Eviction During Pandemic: No Relief For Nomads Of J&K

Naseer Ganai

Attack on nomad community of J&K has become a new normal which has has again brought focus on the Forest Rights Act.

29 November, 2020

In BJP's Vision, Adivasis And Dalit Should Not Have Access To Education: Rahul Gandhi


Congress leader attacks BJP over a media report which claimed that scholarship for 60 lakh SC school students was stuck.

28 November, 2020

Disability Rights Organisation To Send Sipper For Stan Swamy In Taloja Jail


NPRD also appeals all disability rights organisations, activists to join this campaign and send sippers to Swamy.


18 November, 2020

Under Scanner For Anti-Nomad Policies, Kashmir Govt To Implement Forest Rights Act

Naseer Ganai

The Forest Rights Act of 2006 provides for granting of rights to forest dwellers across the country.

Photo Gallery

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.

PTI Photo

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.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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