Tag: land

IMPACT: Chhattisgarh Tribal Farmers win back land from Factory

/ August 11, 2016

Three tribal farmers of Raigadh, Chhattisgarh including Shantaram had unlawfully lost their lands to Navdurga Pvt. Ltd., a sponge iron company. Under the Scheduled Tribes and Other Traditional Forest Dwellers (Recognition of Forest Rights) Act, these lands that belong to the tribal farmers cannot be acquired for industrial purposes. However,...

A Criminal State Of Affairs

/ April 12, 2013

by Stalin K. There are enough laws to tackle it. Then why is untouchability still perpetuated? (Article first appeared on the Tehelka website here)

100,000 People to March for Land Rights

/ January 23, 2012

People of India march from Gwalior to Delhi for land reforms

Dalit Woman Fights for Her People

/ August 31, 2011

An uncommon woman champions her people’s rights and returns land to 120 families.

Dalits Raise Voice Against Land Usurpers

/ April 26, 2011

In Kanchiwaram, Tamil Nadu, Dalits are fighting to get land that had been donated to them.

Narmada: Land At Last

/ March 18, 2011

113 tribal families are rehabilitated after 30 years of struggle against the dam project in Chirodh.