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A yr after Niyamgiri fiasco, admn cozies up to tribals

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. RAYAGADA, July 12 -- After marathon Palli Sabhas in the Dangaria villages in the presence of the District Judge from Rayagada court, a judgement was rendered by ... HT Syndication, 3 weeks ago

Odisha wants Sasubohumali bauxite mines for OMC

After securing the Karlapat bauxite mine in favour of Odisha Mining Corporation (OMC), the state government has moved the Union mines ministry to reserve yet another bauxite deposit - Sasubohumali mine in the name of the state-owned PSU. "The ...
 Smart Investor1 month ago Odisha to push OMC's case for mining lease over Karlapat  Business Standard India2 months ago

Tribals protest against Vedanta aluminium refinery

Tribals including Dongria kondhs living atop the Niyamgiri hills in Kalahandi and Rayagada district gathered here today to raise their voice against the Vedanta Aluminium refinery and demanded that the plant be shifted as it was polluting the ...
 The Statesman1 month ago Ngiri tribals demand withdrawal of VAL  New Delhi Pioneer1 month ago

Cong Seeks SIT Probe into Move on L and T Mines

BHUBANESWAR: The Opposition Congress on Wednesday demanded that a special investigation team (SIT) monitored by the High Court should probe into the reported decision of the State Government to recommend Sijumali and Kutrumali bauxite mines in ...
 New Indian Express2 months ago

Righting Forest Rights

The tribal affairs ministry, the nodal ministry for the implementation of the Forest Rights Act (FRA) 2006, has told the National Green Tribunal (NGT) that it relies solely on states submissions on the provision on village councils consent for ...
 Financial Express4 days ago Only Tribal Min can tweak Forest Act rules: Law Min  Economic Times1 month ago
Counter Currents

Vedanta AGM: Angry Protests In India, Africa And London Image Credit: Boxing match between company execs will be staged during major protest at Vedanta's London AGM. Parallel protests in Zambia, and Hyderabad, Udaipur and Korba in India, on Global Days of ...
 Counter Currents5 days ago

Time to learn lessons from Posco fiasco

The Posco fiasco amply demonstrates the legitimate justification of the provisions of the 2013 Land Acquisition Act, specially with reference to socioeconomic impact study and participatory decision-making as conditions precedent for enabling any ...
 New Delhi Pioneer6 days ago

Manipur's looming environment catastrophe

In order to compensate for the 595 hectares of forest being submerged by the dam, MoEF had asked for double the area in the district to be planted with trees and chain-link fences around these trees. Photo: Facebook Page Mapithel Dam What would ...
 Livemint.com1 week ago

Green drive to oppose mining

KORAPUT: Tribals in Koraput district on Tuesday took a novel route to protest against Vendanta's bid to mine Danga Deulo range for bauxite. They planted saplings of mango, jackfruit and cashew on Maliunda hill. Danga Deulo lies between Malimunda ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago Villagers oppose laterite mining on Koraput hill  Times of India1 month ago
New Indian Express

Save Sacred Groves Plan to Win Tribals' Confidence

BHUBANESWAR: In Odisha, where tribal communities fight industrialisation, mining and displacement, the Government is trying to win their confidence by protecting the sacred groves, which hold tremendous socio-ethnic value for the indigenous ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago
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