Indian Catholic News

Tourism comes at a price for Bangladeshi indigenous people

Bangladesh: Tripura people complain that their land has been grabbed illegally for a luxury hotel in chittagong hill tracts.

 

South Asian indigenous people assert rights, cultural identity

India: Problems faced by world's indigenous peoples include migration, displacement and state negligence, un representative..

 

Ostracism a daily reality for indigenous people in Bangladesh

Bangladesh: Apartheid-like conditions endured by minority groups in the south asian nation.

 

Arsonists destroy homes of indigenous people in Bangladesh

Bangladesh: Awami league politician accused of leading attack after long-running land dispute.

 

Mining cuts off indigenous peoples water supply

India: Indigenous peoples in a rural indian region suffer long-term drought as their water source is diverted by a mining..

 

Indigenous people defy Indian state to open bank

India: As well as saving money for worthwhile purposes, supporters say the new bank will help protect indigenous resources.

 

Jharkhand tribals join to fight for religion

India: Church leaders support demand for recognition of sarna animist religions as 10,000 march through jharkhand state.