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In Jharkhand tribes bear the cross of conversion politics
Hindustan Times

In Jharkhand tribes bear the cross of conversion politics

Every spring, just before the forests of Jharkhand become heavy with the sweet smell of sal and mahua trees, Kunu Oraon gathers the villagers for a special ritual: A few grains of rice are put on the head of a hen. If it eats the rice when it falls ... Hindustan Times, 2 weeks ago

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Budhwa Oraon changes track to enter politics

RANCHI: Accidentally changing tracks cost him a medal in the Seoul Asian Games 28 years ago, but Budhwa Oraon's switch to politics is a well planned move. He is the first sportsperson to contest polls in the state. The 54-year-old former ...
 Times of India1 month ago
Calcutta Telegraph

Hemant in Barhait buzz

JMM campaign vehicles ready to hit the road and (above) Shibu Soren welcomes former BJP MLA Chunnu Oraon(in red bundi) and former Ajsu leader Chote Lal Yadav (extreme left), who joined the party, at his residencein Ranchi on Friday. Pictures by ...
 Calcutta Telegraph1 month ago

Several leaders join JMM

Former Chakardharpur MLA Chunnu Oraon, Giridih Zilla Parishad vice-president Chote Lal Yadav and several others today joined the Jharkhand Mukti Morcha here. The leaders joined the JMM in presence of party supremo and former Chief Minister Shibu ...
 NetIndia123.com1 month ago

Criminal with PLFI links arrested near Ranchi-Bero highway

Ranchi: The district police on Tuesday arrested Soma Oraon, head of a criminal gang who earlier worked for People's Liberation Front of India (PLFI), a breakaway faction of the CPI (Maoists), and claimed to have busted his gang. One countrymade ...
 Times of India2 months ago Former PLFI rebel arrested  New Delhi Pioneer2 months ago

Jharkhand: Hit by bullet, he asks who will feed my family

A bullet fired mistakenly by security forces last month pierced mine worker Ashok Oraon's stomach. He survived and doctors asked him to avoid hard labour for at least a couple of years. Ashok, 25, is not sure about taking the much-needed rest.
 Hindustan Times2 months ago

Arunachal Pradesh requests NCST to make corrections in nomenclature

Chief Minister Nabam Tuki conveyed this to the Chairperson of NCST Rameshwar Oraon who along with Director K D Bansal and Under Secretary Rajesh Kumar called on him on Wednesday night, an official report said today. ITANAGAR: Arunachal Pradesh has requested ...
 Economic Times3 days ago NCST chief visits Arunachal  Assam Tribune11 hours ago Arunachal requests NCST to make corrections in nomenclature  Business Standard India3 days ago CM draws attention of NCST on nomenclature  NetIndia123.com4 days ago

Suspected Maoists kills one in Jharkhand

Suspected Maoists shot dead a tribal man at Puriadih in Gumla district, a police official said today. Budhwa Oraon was gunned down by the suspected extremists last night, Superintendent of Police Bhimsen Tuti said. The reason for the killing is ...
 Business Standard3 weeks ago

Stress on unity among Oraons

DIBRUGARH, Nov 20 - Intellectuals from the Oraon (Kurukh) community have called for unity among themselves to revive, promote and develop the Oraon language and culture. In a meeting held recently under the aegis of the Kurukh (Oraon) Sahitya Sabha, District ...
 The Assam Tribune1 month ago
New Indian Express

Blend of Tribal Art and Culture at Adi Vimba

SUNDARGARH: Glimpses of various tribal art forms of the country were on display at the three-day mega national festival of tribal arts Adi Vimba at the Bhawani Bhawan ground in Sundargarh town on Sunday. In their bid to make the event a unique ...
 New Indian Express5 hours ago
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