Monthly Archive: March 2015


#DhannKiBaat: Public welfare > Farmer/Adivasi consent

Prime Minister, @NarendraModi took to his personal diary a.k.a. #MannkiBaat yesterday to address the plight of farmers especially in the impending threat of the land acquisition bill patronizingly express his ‘concerns’ for the farmers and mostly...

Where do Adivasis stand in Indian law? 0

Where do Adivasis stand in Indian law?

Adivasis constitute 8.6 percent of Indians. The Constitution has always aimed to protect their interests. Has the law? By Usha Ramanathan A fortnight ago I wrote a detailed explainer about the Land Acquisition Act and what...