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Two Black Members of Native Tribes Were Arrested. The Law Sees Only One as Indian.

Yahoo Daily News 03 Jun 2023
... to be tribal land ... They moved to have their cases dismissed, arguing that as tribal members in tribal territory, they were outside the state’s criminal jurisdiction ... Peak, the lawyer for Hill, said seeking tribal jurisdiction in the case was a matter of principle for his client.

U.N. has spoken, now Inslee, Biden should intervene in Nooksack Tribe eviction dispute

The Seattle Times 02 Jun 2023
What’s less an internal tribal matter are members of about 20 households among the 306 who live in properties held in trust by the federal government ... .

Illegal immigrants a security threat

Dawn 02 Jun 2023
The influx is continuing even today ... Being a local of Balochistan and an ethnic Pashtun, for me it was not a matter of surprise that these Afghans were travelling to Islamabad without CNICs ... The lost CNIC, however, was found and the matter was resolved ... They were raw tribals who had apparently come to Pakistan only recently ... Name withheld on request ... .

Buthelezi tells Zulu royals that King Misuzulu wanted to chair Ingonyama Trust himself

Independent online (SA) 02 Jun 2023
Buthelezi called the meeting to “appraise” the heads regarding issues of the trust that holds about 3.5 million hectares of tribal land ... “It demands intricate knowledge of the law, a keen understanding of indigenous and customary law, and a commitment to be in office every day to manage these complex matters in a hands-on fashion.

Friday essay: Private Leo, my imaginary father

Beijing News 02 Jun 2023
But when it came to business or money or murkier matters of sexuality he was either utterly tight-lipped or so meanderingly impenetrable in anything he said that we could not trust or follow his talk ... The one value my father held to as a near-absolute was tribal loyalty.

DeSantis won’t displace Trump until he understands populism

The Irish Times 30 May 2023
For some Republican voters, electoral success isn’t as important as playing the rebel. Ron DeSantis, a strident right-winger from a far humbler background than Donald Trump, is framed as though he were the latest scion of the Bush clan. Photograph ... Janan Ganesh ... No matter. Neither confers on them the sense of tribal belonging that he does ... READ MORE ... .

KP Govt to use all resources to solve problems of backward areas: CM

Urdu Point 29 May 2023
... of backward areas especially the tribal districts ... He said that ever since assuming office, he had been making efforts to get the rights of tribal districts and also took up the matter with the Prime Minister several times besides writing letters to the Federal government.

Just to remind him, he holds metaphoric Sengol: Chidambaram's dig at Modi over Manipur violenceThe ...

Deccan Herald 28 May 2023
Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Sunday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the recent violence in Manipur, saying that the PM has "not uttered a word" on the matter and just to remind him, he holds the "metaphoric Sengol" in his hand.

‘BJP trying to create violence in Bengal in lines of Manipur’: Mamata

The Siasat Daily 27 May 2023
“In West Bengal, they are trying to create tension between the Kurmis and the other tribal communities ... Now they are trying to create tension between the Kurmis and the other tribal communities ... Commenting on the attack on Abhishek Banerjee’s convoy, the chief minister said that the police will take the necessary action in the matter.

United Nations watchdogs raise concerns about Nooksack evictions, again

TDN 26 May 2023
The Nooksack Tribal Council says the U.N. experts are amplifying inaccurate allegations without properly investigating those claims and without speaking directly to tribal officials about the matter ... experts wade into "what might be viewed as an internal tribal matter," as opposed to a disagreement between a tribe and the U.S.

WATCH: Buthelezi threatens to dump King Misuzulu over Ingonyama Trust dispute

Independent online (SA) 26 May 2023
Buthelezi said his discomfort stems from King Misuzulu’s inability to listen to advice regarding the leadership of the Ingonyama Trust which administers 2.8 million hectares of tribal land in the province ... #Buthelezi - It is unfair that Amakhosi who administer tribal land only got to know about matters of Ingonyama Trust though the media.

From The Past Pages Of Dawn: 1973: Fifty Years Ago: MNAs voice concern

Dawn 26 May 2023
ISLAMABAD ... A tribal member, Malik Jahangir Khan, who had yesterday asserted that it was a matter “between us and Baluchis”, again repeated that “we will take revenge” for the jawans of the Civil Armed units, who had been killed during the recent operation there ... .

Tribal council protests amendment to law that protects Lumbee artists, crafters

The Robesonian 25 May 2023
Lumbee Tribal Chairman John Lowery told council members he also sent a letter to congressional leaders about the matter and welcomed a proclamation on behalf of the Lumbee Tribal Council as well ... In money matters, the council amended the 2023-24 tribal budget moving $200,000 from the Rental Assistance line item to the HVAC line item.

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