September 25, 2020 7:30 am
Two years ago, close to 40,000 tribals took part in a long march from Nashik to Mumbai. Drawing from different parts of the state, early resolution of pending claims under the Forest Rights Act (FRA), 2006, was one of the major demands.
January 17, 2020 11:06 am
The government last week had issued directives asking officials at the sub-division and district levels to undertake the process on mission mode.
March 12, 2019 4:54 am
On Sunday, a state-wide association of tribal students in Nashik declared that they would exhort young tribals to vote against the BJP-Shiv Sena combine. “
February 18, 2019 7:50 am
The course covered not only the finer aspects of the forest rights law but also a range of associated subjects - from the history of adivasis in India to practical accounting and GST.
June 11, 2018 2:08 am
Recognition of tribal rights over tendu leaves and bamboo can help empower marginalised communities.
January 22, 2016 7:53 pm
In a letter sent to Union Minister for Tribal Affairs, Jual Onam, Patel has referred to his ministry allowing Maharashtra government to have complete control over forest management and sale of forest produce.
October 22, 2013 4:40 am
On Monday some 15,000 tribal farmers were allocated land on Monday.