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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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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 Rights6 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 Times4 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 India5 days 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 Investor3 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 India3 weeks ago Land-related conflicts in India threaten investments of Rs12 trillion, says report  Livemint.com3 weeks 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

Displacement of Adivasis

In a series of encounters beginning October 24, security forces have killed nearly forty Maoists in the Malkangiri district of Odisha. The Maoists have claimed these were no encounter deaths but were cold-blooded murders. What the Maoists have ...
 The Echo Of India1 month ago

Hydel project blocked: Empowered villages are a headache for Modi

A group of neighbouring villages in Odisha were the first to beat the system when the Supreme Court in 2013 awarded power to locals to decide on a proposal to mine bauxite in Niyamgiri hill Bibhudatta Pradhan | Bloomberg October 10, 2016 Last Updated at 23:13 ...
 Business Standard1 month ago Infrastructure: Narendra Modi's hand tied as villagers decide fate of projects  Financial Express1 month ago On Some Power Projects, PM Modi Finds His 'Hands Tied': Foreign Media  NDTV1 month ago Modi's Hand Tied as Indian Villagers Decide Fate of Projects  Yahoo! Singapore1 month ago

Empowered villagers challenge Narendra Modi's bid to ease of doing business

While Narendra Modi is promoting the ease of doing business in India, he is restrained from overhauling the Forest Rights Act to free up more land for companies New Delhi: In a small Himalayan village near a wildlife sanctuary in north India, 200 ...
 Livemint.com1 month ago
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