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Indian Tribes’ Case To Reach The Supreme Court

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The Dongria Kondh people fight against the mining of bauxite in their ancestral lands, the Niyamgiri hills in India. Their battle is "not just that of an isolated tribe for its customary rights over its traditional lands and habitats, but that of the entire world over protecting our natural heritage", as the newspaper the Guardian quotes one of the leaders of the Save Niyamgiri Committee, Lingaraj Azad, in a recent article.

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