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SC directs Odisha govt to file fresh petition on Niyamgiri mining

Niyamgiri tribals misled on bauxite mining

vernment of Odisha has filed an interlocutory application on February 25, 2016, before the Supreme Court for giving Orissa Mining Corporation (OMC) permission to mine bauxite in Niyamgiri. This has been referred now to a three-member bench and a ... New Delhi Pioneer, 3 days ago
Niyamgiri mining: Focus now on stakeholders Odisha Television, 4 weeks ago
The Telegraph

SC sticks to Niyamgiri stance

The Supreme Court today said it was not possible on its part to order mining activities in the state's bauxite-rich Niyamgiri hills unless the gram sabhas and others likely to be affected by it were also heard in the matter. The apex court asked the Odisha ...
 The Telegraph4 weeks ago Niyamgiri's whiplash effect  Livemint.com1 month ago NIYAMGIRI - Tribals oppose fresh bid for bauxite mining in Niyamgiri hills  Namibia Press Agency1 month ago Tribal body questions fresh bid for Gram Sabhas in Niyamgiri  Odisha Television1 month ago
New Indian Express

Tribals to oppose Niyamgiri mining move

Bhubaneswar: After the state government's fresh move to mine Niyamgiri hills bordering Kalahandi and Rayagada districts, local tribals are ready to launch a protest and move Supreme Court. Recently, the state government through its PSU Odisha ...
 Times of India3 weeks ago Odisha tribals gear up to protest state's move to mine Niyamgiri hills  Times of India3 weeks ago Tribals Seek Governor Help to Stop Odisha Government From Niyamgiri Mining Relook  New Indian Express1 month ago Niyamgiri plea in SC  The Telegraph2 months ago

Niyamgiri: Supreme Court rejects Odisha plea on gram sabhas

The Supreme Court on Friday refused to entertain the Odisha government's plea for the reconvening of gram sabhas, so as to take a relook into whether bauxite mining in the Niyamgiri hills will tantamount to an infringement of the religious, ...
 Financial Express4 weeks ago Niyamgiri tribals oppose Odisha govt move to hold fresh gram sabha  Indian Express1 month ago Odisha moves Supreme Court, seeks fresh gram sabhas at Niyamgiri  Business Standard2 months ago

Supreme Court To Hear The Dongria tribe's Views, Before Allowing Mining In Odisha's Niyamgiri Hills

Tribal communities in India have been oppressed for a long time for the sake of industrialisation and development. Their attempts to protect their lands have been thwarted in most brutal ways. But things have turned out to be going in favour of ...
 The Logical Indian2 weeks ago The Supreme Court and religion in India: A blinkered perspective?  Firstpost.com2 weeks ago Dongria tribe's views to be heard in Indian Supreme Court  Survival2 weeks ago

Dongrias oppose Niyamgiri mining

Bhubaneswar: Dongria Kondhs, a particular vulnerable tribal group (PVTG), on Tuesday criticized the state government for moving the Supreme Court seeking conduct of gram sabhas afresh to take a call on mining Niyamgiri Hill for bauxite. On February ...
 Times of India1 month ago Dongria Kandhas to renew struggle against mining in Niyamgiri Hills  The Hindu1 month ago

Maoists Use Niyamgiri to Corner State Govt

SAMBALPUR: Worried over largescale desertion and fast depleting cadres, the Maoists are desperate to strengthen their base and undertake largescale recruitment by resorting to their old arsenal of psychological warfare. The filing of an ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago
New Indian Express

Dongria Kondhs Rally over Fake Encounter

RAYAGADA: More than 500 Dongria Kondhs under the banner of Niyamgiri Surakhya Samiti (NSS) took out a protest rally with traditional weapons and gheraoed Kalyansinghpur police station here on Monday. They were protesting the killing of a tribal ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago Dongria Kondhs take out protest rally against Dangamatia encounter case in Odisha  OdishaSunTimes.com1 month ago

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. Photograph: Stefan Wermuth/Reuters "As of now there are no mining activities," Aditya Prasad Padhi, Odisha's chief secretary, tells Prasanna D Zore/, but adds cryptically, "who knows the future?" when asked about the current status of mining in and around the Niyamgiri Hills. Tribal ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Indian tribe set to resume battle with mining corporation  OneClimate.net2 months ago India: Tribe set to resume David & Goliath battle with mining corporation  Survival1 month ago

From red to white

l in the hills that surround the tiny village of Lanjigarh in Kalahandi district, Odisha, is full of bauxite — the source material for aluminium used in everything from aircraft to beer cans. Yet, mining in Niyamgiri hills has been scuppered due ...
 New Delhi Pioneer8 hours ago
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