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Thursday, October 29, 2020



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.

Kerala: Tribal youth allegedly beaten to death by mob, selfie with victim goes viral on social media

February 23, 2018 1:29 pm

Madhu was handed over to the police and later transported in a jeep. But when the jeep reached Thavalam, he vomited, a police official said. Madhu was declared brought dead by doctors at a primary healthcare centre.

Naga cuisine tries its best to go global, but by cooking local

January 07, 2018 6:42 pm

A host of Naga chefs and entrepreneurs are making Naga cuisine go global, albeit with a hint of the contemporary, but not at the cost of compromising on its indigenous identity.

16-year-old tribal girl sold off for Rs. 90,000 by a pimp

June 14, 2014 9:26 pm

Tribal girl duped for job and sold for Rs 90, 000 by a pimp to a farmer.

Centre forms panel to look into healthcare of tribals

November 20, 2013 1:00 pm

Health activist from Gadchiroli Abhay Bang has been named the chairman of the panel.

Eye on tribal votes,Cong ropes in Deo

November 02, 2013 1:04 am

Deo listed out the initiatives of the UPA government for the tribals.

Keep heat at bay with indigenous tribal drink

April 08, 2013 3:59 pm

Cold drinks also contain harmful chemicals that may cause physical complications.