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Odisha Government diluting apex court order: petitioner #Niyamgiri #Vedanta

BHUBANESWAR, June 11, 2013 Staff Reporter, The Hindu  St ate government continues to face widespread criticism over selection 12 villages for conducting of gram sabhas that would decide fate of bauxite mining in Niyamgiri hill. Prafulla Samantra, an original petitioner of… Continue Reading →

Odisha pays scant heed to tribal ministry’s directions on mining for Vedanta

Author(s): Kumar Sambhav S… Issue Date: 2013-5-27 State invites forest rights claims from only a dozen villages on Niyamgiri hill slope Vedanta‘s bauxite mining proposal in Niyamgiri hills in Kalahandi has been stiffly opposed by affected tribals and forest dwellers… Continue Reading →

Recent Supreme Court order in Vedanta case holds hope for tribal community life

  Published on Down To Earth (http://www.downtoearth.org.in)   My god v your resource Blog Intro: Recent Supreme Court order in Vedanta case holds hope for tribal community life Author(s): Richard Mahapatra   Photo: Digpatra Is a village council qualified to deal with… Continue Reading →

#India – Tribals set to decide Vedanta project’s fate #forestrights

Nitin Sethi, TNN | May 14, 2013 The Supreme Court order has left it to the villagers to decide the fate of the Vedanta project, and the call revolves on whether the venture would affect their religious and other rights. NEW DELHI:… Continue Reading →

Madhya pradesh HC – Only law dept nod needed to prosecute corrupt govt officers #Goodnews

Saji Thomas l Bhopal, DNA, mARCH 26,2013 In a landmark verdict, the Madhya Pradesh High Court has said that a government servant accused of corruption can be prosecuted even without getting sanction from his/her parent department. The court held that… Continue Reading →

Kerala girl who thrashed men for verbal abuse faces court case #1billionrising #Vaw #WTFnews

PTI | Feb 19, 2013, 10.32 PM IST   THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: A college girl who hit the headlines by kicking and punching those who harassed her at an eatery recently has landed in trouble with the city police registering a case against her… Continue Reading →

#Mumbai High Court orders probe – Armed men would come, pick women and rape them #VAW

Hours after Mumbai Mirror report… CM, High Court order probe into horror ‘shelter’ Crime Branch to investigate allegations of rape at Mankhurd women’s home, HC serves notices to state welfare department, police chief  Yogesh Sadhwani, Mumbai Mirror Chief Minister Prithviraj… Continue Reading →

Who ordered Vimeo to be blocked? Not DoT, says RTI reply #censorship

Published: Wednesday, Jun 13, 2012, 11:18 IST By Subir Ghosh | Place: Bangalore | Agency: DNA The ire of hacktivist group Anonymous that was directed at the government over blocking of sites like vimeo.com and Pirate Bay may not have been justified –… Continue Reading →

INDIFFERENCE TO INTERNET –Apathetic state #censorship

Javed Anwer | June 2, 2012, TOI Crest   Two weeks ago, millions of perplexed internet users in India woke up to discover that they had been suddenly cut off from a clutch of very popular file-sharing and video websites. This was… Continue Reading →

The Seven Year Itch – Despite Bombay HC order medical aid not given to train accident victims

Jan 13, Mumbai-Seven years ago, the Bombay high court told the railways to give medical aid to train accident victims within the golden hour. On Friday, it issued show-cause notices to the Central and the Western Railway for not complying… Continue Reading →

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