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POLITICS

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Mizoram assembly elections, Assembly elections 2018, Election Commission of India, Polls

Mizoram Elections – A defining moment, and a new challenge, in electoral history

Mizoram goes to the polls today. It has been a model state for peaceful, orderly and inexpensive elections. But will its displaced Bru tribals get their right to vote?

VARIETY

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Subalterns, Tribals, Jharkhand, Birsa munda

On Constitution Day, why we must treasure the legacy of the great Birsa Munda

This article has been co-authored by Sudarshan Ramabadran and Guru Prakash, Research Fellows with the India Foundation.

POLITICS

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Raghubar Das, Tribals, Maoists, Jharkhand

Why Jharkhand government can't ignore tribal uprising any longer

BJP has three bugbears in Jharkhand — Maoists, Pathalgadi protesters and church.

VOICES

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RSS, BJP, Tribals, Vote bank

When the RSS met the tribal

The organisation is increasing its presence among tribal groups by making their culture more 'Hindu' and increasing its own development works.

POLITICS

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Tribals, Naxals, Maoists

Tackling the Maoists: Why 2018 may be a deciding year

This article has been jointly authored by Jugal R Purohit and Ashok Upadhyay.

POLITICS

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Tribals, Madhya Pradesh, Pardhis

Tortured by Bhopal police, a Pardhi woman set herself on fire. Her story has no takers

Indermal Bai lost her life because of relentless abuse and extortion by three cops.

POLITICS

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Tribals, Narmada, Medha Patkar, Narendra Modi

Sardar Sarovar Dam: It's Modi's postcard versus Medha Patkar's letter

On one side, we have the PM exuding power and on the other the social activist reiterating her commitment to the struggle.

VOICES

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Maternal Health, Healthcare, Tribals, Women

What good is India's growth story if mothers and children are dying of hunger?

There is a deliberate attempt to hide and deny the numerous problems by a government anxious to build India’s image as powerful.