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India: Mining company targets Dongria's sacred hills AGAIN

22November2016 The Dongria have repeatedly expressed opposition to efforts to mine in Niyamgiri Survival A mining company in India has renewed its efforts to start mining on the sacred hills of the Dongria Kondh people , despite previous ... Survival, 2 weeks ago

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Vanishing tribes of Niyamgiri caught in pangs of survival

In the third and concluding part of the land acquisition series, 'Business Standard' visits Lanjigarh and sees that the Dongaria Kondh tribes of Niyamgiri have nothing much to rejoice for, after having won the battle against Vedanta
 Business Standard1 month ago

Tribal claims against the Vedanta Bauxite Mine in Niyamgiri, India: What role did the UK OECD National Contact Point play in instigating free, prior and informed consent?

Author: Shelley Marshall, Monash University & Samantha Balaton-Chrimes, Deakin University, Published on: 1 December 2016 November 2016 …The Vedanta Aluminium Complex…involved a proposal to establish a Bauxite mine at the top of Niyamgiri ...
 Business & Human Rights5 days ago

Land-related conflicts fester despite landmark legislation

The soil here is like gold. Where else will we get land like this?" asks an emotionally charged T Kondaiyya, sitting at a roadside eatery in Kukunuru village, 200 km northeast of Andhra Pradesh's capital, Amaravati. The restaurant and his one acre ...
 Economic Times2 days ago

Caste And Faith In The Dalit Mirror

In October 1956, sixty years ago, Ambedkar embraced Buddhism. Does the Dalit experience surpass religion? Or can it be articulated through it? Does it only divide or also offer grounds for introsp­ection? We inv­ited four prominent Dalits—a ...
 Outlook India4 days ago

Govt. of India And Orissa: Act Now: Prevent Child Deaths In Malkangiri

NAPM condemns state and expert apathy on deaths of hundreds of adivasi children in Malkangiri: Demands immediate medical relief and justice Apex Court must intervene urgently: State must declare medical emergency 23rd Nov, 2016: The National ...
 Counter Currents1 week ago

Odisha may miss March 2017 deadline for bauxite supply to Vedanta

The Odisha government is unlikely to keep its commitment to work out local bauxite supplies for Vedanta's alumina refinery at Lanjigarh (Odisha) by March 2017. During Vedanta Group chairman Anil Agarwal's last visit to Odisha in August this year, ...
 Smart Investor2 weeks ago
International Business Times India

$179 billion worth of projects could be stalled due to land-related disputes: Report

Almost 80% of land conflicts arise out of development and industrialisation processes, a report by RRI nad TISS highlights. [Representational Image] Demonstrators shout slogans during a protest against land acquisition at Gobindpur village in ...
 International Business Times India2 weeks ago Land-related conflicts in India threaten investments of Rs12 trillion, says report  Livemint.com2 weeks ago

Elephants destroy crops in Kalahandi

Bhawanipatna: Concerned over destruction of crops by jumbos, villagers of Khalguda in Lanjigarh block under Kalahandi south forest division urged the forest department on Monday to drive away a herd of elephants camping near the village. A herd of ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago Kalahandi turns to sorcerer  Times of India1 month ago

Pipeline peril

The locals have gathered in large numbers protesting the construction. The police with weapons are trying to keep order. The corporation insists that they will not harm the environment. The courts have held hearings and passed judgment. No, I am not ...
 Hindu Business Line1 month ago
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