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15 June, 2018 5:02 PM Pilot project to develop FRA lands

A pilot project to make cultivable the forest lands on which rights were given to tribals in Adilabad district, under the Forest Rights Act, 1996, is set to begin. Non government organisations will take up the pilot project soon in 210 acres of FRA lands at a cost of about ₹ 84 crore. Collector D. Divya told representatives of NGOs in the district that 106 farm ponds 38

13 June, 2018 2:32 AM Police hold medical camp in Koyyuru

As part of community policing in Visakhapatnam agency area, the Koyyuru Circle Police under the supervision of SP Rahul Dev Sharma and OSD (Narsipatnam) conducted a free medical camp, on Tuesday. The camp was conducted in association with Vijetha Hospital and the medical team was led by Dr. Satyanarayana, Dr. Kalyani, Dr. Adithya and Dr. Sarath. Dr. Jeevan 15

5 June, 2018 8:10 PM Tiruvannamalai takes ‘fruity’ route to boost income

Plan to plant 4.5 lakh saplings of fruit-bearing trees In a move to generate income for the villagers in Tiruvannamalai, the district administration will be planting over 4.5 lakh saplings of fruit bearing trees in villages across the district. In Jawadu Hills, there are plans to grow pepper and litchi to help the tribals. There are a total of 860 village 28

3 June, 2018 1:52 PM Defying Government, Tribals In Jharkhand Launch Their Own Bank

The state government has failed to contain the parallel government run by the tribal Gram Sabha in parts of Jharkhand's Khunti district. Ranchi: Tribals in Jharkhand's Khunti district on Sunday defied the state rule against running a parallel administration and laid the foundation stones of the Bank of Gram Sabha, Tribal Education Board, Health Board 59

29 May, 2018 6:48 PM Maharashtra To Give Students Who Climbed Mount Everest Rs 25 Lakh Each

Mumbai: The Maharashtra government has announced a reward of Rs 25 lakh each to the state's five tribal students who successfully scaled the world's highest peak Mount Everest earlier this month. The other five students, who could not complete the entire trek, would be rewarded with Rs 10 lakh, state finance minister Sudhir Mungantiwar said today 42

9 May, 2018 4:39 PM Police being politicised, says former DGP

A report on the status of policing in India says that Sikhs, mainly in Punjab reported the highest levels of fear of the police among religious communities. Highlighting the politicisation of police, former Uttar Pradesh DGP Prakash Singh said during the Ayodhya agitation, he was removed as the police chief for a brief period and “the police was pulverised 23

24 April, 2018 7:22 AM Panchayati Raj Day: PM Modi to launch Rashtriya Gramin Swaraj Abhiyan in Madhya Pradesh

The Prime Minister will unveil a Road Map for overall development of tribals during the next five years, on the occasion. NEW DELHI: On the National Panchayati Raj Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Tuesday visit Mandla in Madhya Pradesh. He will launch the Rashtriya Gramin Swaraj Abhiyan at a public meeting and address Panchayati Raj representatives 61

2 April, 2018 4:48 PM Govt.’s delay led to bandh: Mayawati

Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati on Monday hit out at the Centre for the “delay” in filing a review petition in the Supreme Court against the alleged dilution of the Scheduled Castes and Schedule Tribes Prevention of Atrocities Act, 1989. She supported the nation-wide bandh call given by Dalits and tribals but condemned the incidents of violence reported 33

18 March, 2018 10:16 AM Madhya Pradesh And Chhattisgarh's New Bone Of Contention

Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh and Chattishgarh are stuck in a grave dilemma over their new bone of contention - the Kadaknath chicken. The breed of chicken, also known as Kali Masi, is well-known for its high nutritional value and has become a matter of conflict with both states claiming its nativity. While Madhya Pradesh had applied for the Geographical Indication 77

17 February, 2018 2:37 AM Live sericulture museum to come up on Bengaluru-Mysuru highway

A total of ₹457 crore earmarked for sericulture in the 2018-19 budget Travellers on the Bengaluru-Mysuru highway can soon stop by at the sericulture museum that will be set up at Channapatna to catch a glimpse of the activities carried out by the sericulture industry. Making an announcement in the State Budget 2018-19 presented on Saturday, Chief Minister 38