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Dams, mines, infra take away their rightful land, livelihood

Dams, mines, infra take away their rightful land, livelihood

Aug 09,2016 , 03:51 AM IST | Andhra Pradesh
International Day of the World’s Indigenous People is observed on August 9 every year to promote and protect the rights of tribals. For indigenous people, self-determination or autonomy is their privilege for exercising their socio, cultural, economic and political rights. However, the colonial nature of the politico-bureaucratic apparatus is negating their rights. 
Ingenious ways of injustice to tribals in AP State

Ingenious ways of injustice to tribals in AP State

Apr 26,2016 , 03:31 AM IST | News Analysis
The AP Scheduled Castes Sub Plan and Tribal Sub Plan (TSP) Act 2013 was intended to ensure, accelerated development of SCs and STs with emphasis on achieving equality on all fronts and promoting equity among the SCs and STs.
AP, TS govts depriving girijans of their just rights

AP, TS govts depriving girijans of their just rights

Apr 15,2016 , 02:28 AM IST | News Analysis
The forest rights ensured under the Recognition of Forest Rights Act 2006 (FRA) to undo historic injustice to adivasis are denied due to indifference of officials in both Telangana and Andhra Pradesh States.