10 Years of Forest Rights Act

Bhumi Adhikar Andolan Press Release New Delhi, December 15, 2015 10 years of the Forest Rights Act: Say no to change in progressive and pro-people's law Over 500 people associated with different social movements, democratic struggles and Trade Unions from different states of the country gathered at Jantar Mantar, New Delhi today, on the historic... Continue Reading →


Updates on Coal, Energy, IFIs, Land, Water and Forest: 21 July, 2015

A.Coal & Energy Around 12,000 employees at Neyveli Lignite go on indefinite strike: http://www.business-standard.com/article/companies/around-12-000-employees-at-neyveli-lignite-go-on-indefinite-strike-115072100143_1.html Centre moves SC; adamant not to allot Utkal coal block to JSPL: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Centre-moves-SC-adamant-not-to-allot-Utkal-coal-block-to-JSPL/articleshow/48153191.cms? Centre hits West Bengal with Rs 3,000 cr demand and contempt plea: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Centre-hits-West-Bengal-with-Rs-3000-cr-demand-and-contempt-plea/articleshow/48153199.cms? Increased coal production helps meet PM's power promise: http://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/ht-special-increased-coal-production-helps-meet-pm-s-power-promise/article1-1371448.asp Software solution for power plants to... Continue Reading →

Sardar Sarovar affected Adivasis obtain right to reservoir fisheries

Sardar Sarovar affected adivasis obtain right to reservoir fisheries Struggle by thousands of fish-workers in Narmada valley to continue 14th April, 2015: After 30 years long struggle by the adivasis in the Satpudas, affected by monstrous Sardar Sarovar Dam, 300 young and old adivasis have gained right to fisheries in the reservoir. Following years of pursuit with... Continue Reading →


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