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How the government steals tribal land

'Which one of us would give up our flats for development?''We insist that others, who are unwilling but weak, make all the sacrifices on our behalf and then we are puzzled when there is violence......

'You can't bribe nature'

'You have to respect nature. You won't respect nature unless you see nature's fury.' IMAGE: National Disaster Relief Force personnel rescue marooned Chennai residents. Environmentalist Nityanand......

11 things about Rahul Gandhi/UPA we learnt from Jayanthi Natarajan

Here are 11 things we learnt about Rahul Gandhi’s style of functioning from former Union minister Jayanthi Natarajan’s November 2014 letter to Congress President Sonia Gandhi. On......

Some questions for 'tribal soldier' Rahul Gandhi

Environment struggles are now being used to create political space and new form of vote bank politics, alleges BJP activist Bhupender Yadav.The decision to reject the approval for mining in the......

Mining at Niyamgiri hills: Battle takes new turn

'As of now there are no mining activities,' but 'who knows the future?' IMAGE: Demonstrators, dressed as characters from the film Avatar, protest against British mining company Vedanta Resources.......

Forest land: As India Inc cheers, rude shock awaits the tribals

As per revised rules every four tribals is likely to be displaced or affected by projects, as their habitations were rich in natural resources Image: Dongria Kondh tribe from the sacred Niyamgiri......

Vedanta awaits nod to resume bauxite mining in Odisha

Billionaire NRI Anil Agarwal-led Vedanta Resources has made it clear that it will not look at mining bauxite from the Niyamgiri hills to feed its Rs 5,000 crore (Rs 50 billion) Lanjigarh alumina......

Third gram sabha rejects Niyamgiri mining plan

The villagers of Tadijhola in Kalahandi district of Odisha rejected the proposal for bauxite mining in Niyamgiri hills on Tuesday, becoming the third gram sabha to do so. Of 22 eligible voters in......

Niyamgiri poised for voting on bauxite mining for Vedanta plant

The Supreme Court on April 18 ordered the villagers be provided with basic forest rights in form of the land titles A recent show on a local Doordarshan channel about Dongria Kondhs, indigenous......
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Dongria Kondh girls clear matriculation examination

Nine girls from Dongria Kondh, a particularly vulnerable tribal group, residing in Rayagada district have cleared the matriculation examination,... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-dongria-kondh-girls-clear-matriculation-examination-2426022
Tribals up in arms after govt links Niyamgiri Suraksha Samiti with Maoists in Odisha

On 25 April, hundreds of tribals and several members of various civil society organisations protested outside the Vedanta's refinery plant in... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/india-news/tribals-up-in-arms-after-govt-links-niyamgiri-suraksha-samiti-with-maoists-in-odisha-59113.html
Global research body to recognise Prafulla Samantra in US

A global research organisation will recognise Prafulla Samantra, a leader of social justice movements, in Washington DC in the US. Samantra was one... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/global-research-body-to-recognise-prafulla-samantra-in-us-117042600034_1.html
Odisha activist wins Goldman Environmental Prize

Indian environmental activist Prafulla Samantara was on Monday announced as the Asia recipent of the Goldman Environmental Prize for championing... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a735534.html

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