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Tribals dance in gay abandon
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Tribals dance in gay abandon

February 26, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: The Department of Kannada and Culture, in association with Desiranga Samskritika Samsthe, Nele Hinnele and Gowthama Samskritika Mattu Shaikshanika Trust, had organised a colourful Budakattu Utsava- 2021 (Tribal Fest) at Kalamandira premises here this morning. Speaking after inaugurating the event, Mysuru Zilla Panchayat (ZP) President Parimala Shyam said, “The aim of organising such festivals…

UoM Research Project on Human Development Index Calculations for Tribal Groups
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UoM Research Project on Human Development Index Calculations for Tribal Groups

February 24, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: The Centre for the Study of Social Exclusion and Inclusive Policy (CSSEIP), University of Mysore (UoM), has initiated a project on Human Development Index calculations for Tribal Groups of Karnataka. The Project is sponsored by the Union Ministry of Tribal Affairs. CSSEIP Director Dr. D.C. Nanjunda said that the research project is moving at…

DC asks TRIFED to provide market for ‘Mysuru Tribal’ brand
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DC asks TRIFED to provide market for ‘Mysuru Tribal’ brand

January 27, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: Suggesting that all products produced by Tribals of Mysuru District be branded as ‘Mysuru Tribal,’  Deputy Commissioner Rohini Sindhuri asked TRIFED (The Tribal Co-operative Marketing Development Federation) to provide good markets for all Minor Forest Produce produced by the tribals. She was speaking at a meeting organised  by the Union Ministry of Tribal Affairs…

Ration Kits distributed to Tribal Community
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Ration Kits distributed to Tribal Community

December 16, 2020

Mysore/Mysuru: As part of its campaign to feed the tribal families and their children who live in Nagarahole and Bandipur forest area who are most affected by the economic repercussions of COVID-19, Baalya Trust, a volunteer organisation in Mysuru that has been working for children from difficult circumstances and marginalised backgrounds, with the financial support…

‘Tribal medicine faces danger of extinction’
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‘Tribal medicine faces danger of extinction’

December 9, 2020

Workshop debates ways and means to protect system of ‘Naati Vaidya’ Mysore/Mysuru: There are more than 50 tribal communities in Karnataka and many of them are on the verge of extinction. They are contributing to the society in their own unique way, said Head of the Department of Anthropology, University of Mysore (UoM), Prof. M.R….

Priority will be given to educate tribals, says Minister Sriramulu
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Priority will be given to educate tribals, says Minister Sriramulu

November 27, 2020

Mysore/Mysuru: Social Welfare Minister B. Sriramulu said that priority will be given for the education of tribals and that the Government was  committed  for reaching all State and Central Government benefits to targeted tribal beneficiaries. He was speaking after inaugurating a workshop on ‘The Preparation of Primaries in the Languages of Koraga and Soliga Tribal…

Actor, producer Shruti Naidu reaches out to tribals
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Actor, producer Shruti Naidu reaches out to tribals

April 15, 2020

Mysore/Mysuru: Tribals who live on the edge of forests away from cities and towns and other human habitations are among the worst sufferers in this Corona pandemic. They have been completely forgotten.  Around 500 families of tribals in Doranakatte, Kottanahalli and Chilakahalli haadis (tribal hamlets) in Nanjangud are completely cut off from the outside world….

Minister assures doubling of subsidy for tribals’ forest produce
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Minister assures doubling of subsidy for tribals’ forest produce

November 21, 2019

Mysuru: Home Minister Basavaraj Bommai, who is also the Co-operation Minister, has assured of doubling the subsidy for all forest produce of tribals. He was speaking after inaugurating honey processing and soapnut powder manufacturing units and godowns of Large-Scale Adivasi Multi-Purpose Societies (LAMPS) at Hebbal Industrial Area here yesterday. Pointing out that tribals bring their…

Two-day seminar on nomadic tribes begins
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Two-day seminar on nomadic tribes begins

August 1, 2019

Mysuru: Marking World Indigenous People’s Day, a two-day seminar on ‘Ignored Claims: Status of Nomadic and Semi-nomadic tribal groups in India’ organised jointly by Centre for Study of Social Exclusion and Inclusive Policy (CSSEIP) of University of Mysore and Basudev Somani College commenced this morning at the College premises in Kuvempunagar in city. About 100…

‘NGOs claiming to protect tribals must be brought under scanner’
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‘NGOs claiming to protect tribals must be brought under scanner’

July 19, 2019

Mysuru: A two-day national seminar on ‘Tribal development in India: Issues and challenges’ organised by Karnataka State Tribal Research Centre (KSTRC), Mysuru was held at the Administrative Training Institute (ATI) here on Wednesday. About 50 research scholars participated in the seminar. Inaugurating the programme, Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Study Centre, Karnataka University, Dharwad Co-ordinator Subhashchandra Natikar…

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