Tribal

No tribal should be harassed: Mehbooba to officials

Jammu, Feb 14 :- Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti today asked officials to ensure no member of tribal communities is harassed during anti-encroachment drives. �??No member of tribal communities should be harassed…,�?? she said chairing a review meeting ...

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AAPSU reiterates stand against citizenship status to refugees

ITANAGAR, Feb 14: A day before Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to the state, the All Arunachal Pradesh Students’ Union (AAPSU) has reiterated its stand against the Centre’s purported move for granting of citizenship rights to the Chakma-Hajong refugees and implementation ...

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Panchmahals gained, Dahod lost highest forest cover

Ahmedabad: Good news first. Sixteen of the 25 districts that were analysed in Gujarat saw a rise in forest cover, says State of the Forest Report 2017. The fresh report included 26 districts, which is one more as compared to the ...

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NSTFDC official invites youths of Nagaland to avail packages

Kohima: Johnny G. Rengma, non official director of National Scheduled Tribes Finance & Development Corporation (NSTFDC) is currently in the state capital Kohima to work out strategies and connect the tribal communities to the NSTFDC packages. Addressing a press conference here, ...

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Fresh focus on bamboo to revive India’s rural economy

The Modi government has changed its policies and injected fresh funds to revitalize the country’s bamboo-based industries and give an impetus to the rural economy The humble evergreen plant that once fueled insurgency in India’s northeastern states has now become ...

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