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Ranchi: The Adivasi hostel at Jail More on Tuesday turned into a meeting ground for student leaders, tribal mentors and Opposition heavyweights who ... retired IPSofficer and former chairman of the National Commission for Scheduled Tribes Rameshwar Oraon, activists Dayamani Barla and Prem Sahi ...
Normal life was affected in Bihar, Jharkhand and Odisha today due to disruptions in rail and road traffic, forced closure of offices and vandalism of properties during the "Bharat Bandh" called by Dalit and tribal organisations against the alleged dilution of the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act. Large-scale ...

Kolkata/Patna/Ranchi/Bhubaneswar, Apr 2 (PTI) Rail and road traffic got disrupted and properties vandalised across Bihar, Jharkhand and Odisha today as violence erupted during protests by Dalit and tribal organisations against the alleged dilution of the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act.
The tourism minister of Jharkhand, Amar Kumar Bauri said, “Jharkhand is still unexplored by tourists and is a hidden jewel. Just 50 km from Ranchi there are several waterfalls. We wish to promote tourism without causing any dent to the way of life of tribals.” The event was supported by all major National ...
Families from the tribal belts of Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, Odisha and West Bengal are joining a labour force in Munnar's tea plantations that was once predominantly ... Also from the Munda tribe, Amos Lomga, a matriculate from West Singhbhum district of Jharkhand, used to drive a pickup van in Palamau.
He bagged 3 gold medals during the 2014 National School Games held in Ranchi and bagged 10 medals at the Jharkhand Archery Championships. He also finished 17th in the junior individual round with a score of 648, a promising beginning for an international archer debut. “Even as a little boy, ...

The 17-year-old comes from a tribal belt in Jharkhand and has already secured over a 100 medals in state and national level tournaments. The journey began six years ago when Gora was training at the Arjuna Archery Academy in Kharswan. B Srinivas Rao, his current coach spotted Gora there and ...
... is a globetrotter who is as much at home in Zurich's waterfronts as he is in tribal belt Takra. After the session organised by Loyola Alumni Association at Centre for Excellence here last Monday and a trip to Ranchi last Wednesday, Prashant is now observing Jharkhand landscapes in Khunti and sketching ...
... of the road in Chaibasa town of eastern Jharkhand state. The incident took place at Chiabasa-Chakardhar NH 75. According to the information, two tribal families had gathered to perform a prayer for a wedding during which a speeding car came and rammed into 15 people. Four people died on the spot.
Disciplinary and methodological differences apart, knowledge is in many ways integrative, inclusive, composite and non-differentiating. The Archaeoastronomy of a Few Megalithic Sites of Jharkhand does this well — in it astronomy, archaeology, culture-studies and geometry integrate with history and tribal ...

The NCM has also cited an example of Assam where many tribals are “denied” their special rights. “The British, during their regime, had taken tribals of Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh and Odisha to Assam as labour in tea gardens. They have been denied their tribal rights in Assam all these ...
Crimes against Scheduled Tribes in Kerala increased substantially between 2014 and 2016. ... If we hear regular stories of tribal resistances against corporations mining minerals in Odisha, Chhattisgarh and Jharkhand, it is because these States alone account for most of India's bauxite, coal, iron ore, and ...
JAMSHEDPUR: A tribal man allegedly killed his 10-year-old son by drowning him in a pond in Jharkhand's East Singhbhum district, police said today. The incident happened at Upper Soli village on Sunday, about 65 kilometres from here, under the jurisdiction of Dalbhumgarh police station, the police said.
Several tribal communities have a long history of live-in relationships where couples cohabit out of wedlock and even have children. ... Bastar and Jharkhand have a system of dormitories called the Ghotul or the Dhumkuria (currently in decline and often looked down by non tribals as primitive and immoral) ...
The tribals in areas like Khunti, Gumla and Simdega districts have installed huge stone plaques and signboards that warn outsiders against entering, ... New Delhi: Setting off alarm bells for Jharkhand administration, a tribal group in the state has created an independent area mere 35 km from Ranchi, ...
WINNING STREAK: Selay Soy with his medal and trophy in Jamshedpur earlier this week. Picture by Bhola Prasad. Jamshedpur: Jharkhand may have finished 17th at the inaugural Khelo India School Games, but 16-year-old steel city pugilist Selay Soy did pull some solid punches to return home with not ...
"A total of 465 tribal musicians from across the Kolhan region as well as adjoining states of Odisha and Bengal came together to play unified tribal music, choreographed by Jitrei Hansda, a renowned theatre artist from Jharkhand," Pankaj Kumar Satija, General Manager (OMQ), Tata Steel, said.
Veteran BJP MP Karia Munda, one of Jharkhand's most respected tribal parliamentarians who has been Lok Sabha Deputy Speaker and Union minister in the past, said there was a "big conspiracy to misguide tribals across India" to conduct the ceremony of erecting stone slabs, meant to be a sign of ...


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