Articles about Tribal Community

'Oneness' becomes Manipur's first film to address homosexuality, societal discrimination

25 Apr 2022

Entertainment
'Oneness' becomes Manipur's first film to address homosexuality, societal discrimination

Oneness is an upcoming Manipuri film that talks about the alleged honor killing of a gay youth in 2013.

Jharkhand: In a first, primitive tribe girl passes matric exam

03 Aug 2021

India
Jharkhand: In a first, primitive tribe girl passes matric exam

A 16-year-old girl of the Birhor tribe, which is on the verge of extinction, became the first female from the primitive tribe in Jharkhand's Hazaribagh to pass the matriculation examination, an official said on Tuesday.

Seven tribals thrashed for 'stealing fish' in Chhattisgarh; 10 held

22 Jun 2021

India
Seven tribals thrashed for 'stealing fish' in Chhattisgarh; 10 held

Seven tribals, including a minor boy, all belonging to Pando tribal community, were thrashed with sticks in front of villagers in the Balrampur District of Chhattisgarh after they were accused of stealing fishes from a pond, following which husband of the village sarpanch and nine others were arrested on Monday, police said.

Twenty-one more members of tribal group test COVID-19 positive

17 May 2021

India
Twenty-one more members of tribal group test COVID-19 positive

Twenty-one more members of the Particularly Vulnerable Tribal Group (PVTG) in Odisha were afflicted with coronavirus, taking their number to 45, the official sources said on Sunday.

Learn from tribal communities to keep COVID-19 at bay: Naidu

03 Apr 2021

India
Learn from tribal communities to keep COVID-19 at bay: Naidu

The tribal population in Odisha was largely untouched by the COVID-19 pandemic and their unique customary practices and traditions have helped them keep the infection at bay, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu said on Saturday while citing a study.