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Tuesday, May 24, 2022



Amid inner turmoil, Gujarat Congress to welcome Rahul Gandhi on May 10

May 09, 2022 4:11 am

State Congress leaders said Gandhi will address a tribal convention followed by a meeting with party MLAs.

Dado is ball, vruksh is tree: Tribal schools gear up to switch from Gujarati to English

April 13, 2022 2:55 pm

The 35 Ekalavya schools in Gujarat, which were until a couple of years ago locally administered by the Gujarat State Tribal Education Society and affiliated to the Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board, will now be part of CBSE.

Honouring tribal people, Nov 15 will be observed as 'Janjatiya Gaurav Diwas,' says Amit Shah

November 15, 2021 12:26 am

Janjatiya Gaurav Diwas would be celebrated in honour of tribal people's contribution to the freedom movement and nation-building.

Nine detained for ‘tying’ tribal man, woman to tree and ‘assaulting’ them

July 21, 2021 10:37 pm

The accused assaulted the couple and made a video of the attack to circulate it and deter other tribal youth in the community from falling in love.

Maharashtra: 3 tribal districts account for one-fourth of severely underweight children

July 11, 2021 7:26 am

Of the 83,909 children found severely underweight, Nandurbar, Gadchiroli and Palghar accounted for 24.7 per cent of the cases.

Tribal labourer, three others booked for tying man to tree, beating him to death

April 11, 2021 10:37 pm

According to the police, the accused lured the victim, Mahavisinh Jadeja alias Munno (38), to an agricultural farm where they were working as share-croppers in a village in Kalavad taluka around 8 pm on Saturday.

Women, Adivasis and Dalits will power India’s growth story

January 01, 2020 9:34 am

Women are not the only ones we discriminate against. Brahmanical leadership in thought will be changed to take advantage of the large Adivasi and Dalit population as another great asset for growth.

Varsity peon clears Ph.D entrance test, aims to become a professor

July 10, 2019 3:03 am

Arun Valvi cleared the entrance test for Ph.D held in June 2019, scoring 110 marks out of 200, the results of which came out a week ago.

Health to poverty: Tribals scrape bottom of barrel

September 15, 2018 4:58 am

A comprehensive assessment of tribal health, by an expert committee appointed five years ago by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare and Ministry of Tribal Development, shows that tribal populations in the country were lagging on almost every health parameter.

Bring forth the rains! Indian folklore and tribal practices to invoke rainfall

July 05, 2018 6:35 pm

While local traditions around propitiating rain gods - ranging from a frog wedding to women ploughing the fields naked - have often stirred controversies, folklorists say one shouldn't dismiss their importance ethnographically.