updated Fri. December 16, 2022
The New Indian Express
March 15, 2018
We are talking about the open cultural space situated in a lane of Banjara Hills. We are ... “We always provide support to tribal groups, book launches, LGBTQ festivals and more because we don't just offer a free space we also support the freedom of expression of thoughts as well,” Farhan adds further.
The Navhind Times
February 28, 2018
It demanded inclusion of Dhangar community in the Scheduled Tribe category immediately. Addressing media persons on Wednesday, the federation general secretary Rupesh Velip said that Goans in the ST list were still struggling to derive benefits under the government schemes and the Calangute MLA,ÃâÃÂ ...
February 27, 2018
There was one meme of Lobo wearing a traditional attire of the banjara tribe (also known as Lamanis) sitting outside what looked like a stall. ... But the reactions from both the party and the government were no less sharp with Tribal Welfare Minister Govind Gawde quick to point out that the deprivedÃâÃÂ ...
February 26, 2018
Govt and party give thumbs down to Lobo for promising ST status to Banjaras ... Tribal Welfare minister Govind Gaude minced no words. ... The Calangute MLA Michael Lobo has been embroiled in controversy after promising this status at function organised by the Banjara Samaj in Mapusa last week,ÃâÃÂ ...
February 22, 2018
All India Banjara Seva Sangh national working president Amar Singh Tilawat and many other leaders of Lambada organisations took part in the events. ... K Chandrashekhar Rao was a secular administrator and had visited Jodeghat in Kerameri mandal for participating in the birth anniversary of the tribalÃâÃÂ ...
February 20, 2018
A tribal woman, who is believed to be intellectually challenged, was gangraped in West Bengal's South Dinajpur district and tortured by her tormentors, ... Three police personnel and a cab-driver, who allegedly indulged in extortion of Rs 1.35 lakh from the owner of a massage/spa centre at Banjara Hills inÃâÃÂ ...
February 17, 2018
The Banjaras held labourer jobs in the British era, but were classified as a 'criminal tribe' by the colonialists when they fell out of favour. They face social discrimination to date and are impoverished and illiterate, barely making ends meet. Men from the Yerwada settlement drive autorickshaws or do odd jobsÃâÃÂ ...
The News Minute
December 13, 2017
Several thousand people from the Banjara Lambada community – students, professionals, workers – poured in from across the state for a 'Lambadila Mahagarjana' in the city. The stadium was filled with displays of Banjara pride with many coming in ethnic wear, dancing to their traditional songs. In factÃâÃÂ ...
November 25, 2017
Northern Telangana has been roiled by mounting tribal protests over the past two months because of a single demand: removal of the dominant Lambadas, or Banjaras, from the scheduled tribe list. The agitation, fronted by youth associations of Gond and Koya tribes, began in three districts — Adilabad,ÃâÃÂ ...
The News Minute
October 13, 2017
The Asifabad district collector's office in Telangana witnessed mild violence on Thursday evening as Gond adivasis entered the premises after weeks of rising tensions with Lambada Banjaras. According to reports, the tribal people allegedly came armed with sticks and stones at around 7pm and vandalisedÃâÃÂ ...