Anti-slaughter raid triggers row

A member of the Central Animal Welfare Board (CAWB) on Friday lodged a formal complaint with the district police chief, accusing a cop and a veterinary officer-cum-magistrate of non-cooperation and callousness during an anti-slaughter crackdown in Doranda.
Our Correspondent Aug 18, 2018 00:00 IST

Auto strike blow to commuting budget

Over 5,000 auto-rickshaws, operating from Sakchi to different parts of the city, went on a nearly five-hour strike on Friday in protest against manhandling of their union leader by a police driver, inconveniencing 10,000-plus passengers in the process.
Our Special Correspondent Aug 18, 2018 00:00 IST

Weak rupee hits overseas study dreams

The rupee at a historic low of 70.15 has made 19-year-old alumnus of Hill Top School Vaibhav Prakash Pandey, who is about to leave for the US to pursue higher education, anxious.
Animesh Bisoee Aug 18, 2018 00:00 IST

Costlier loans pinch hard

The plunging rupee has hit students, who are already studying abroad or are planning to do so, the hardest.
Achintya Ganguly Aug 18, 2018 00:00 IST

Catch-22 on fees

The recent depreciation of the Indian rupee to a historic low has caught many pursuing higher studies in the US off guard.
Praduman Choubey Aug 18, 2018 00:00 IST

Raj Bhavan guilty of green neglect

A standing order of the National Green Tribunal to free flora of advertisements and contraptions has failed to evoke response at Raj Bhavan where metal name plates are nailed into most among the more than 1,000 trees, some of them rare species.

Sand & brick blow to realty

Several under-construction projects in the capital, including Ranchi University and Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS), have been affected by a shortage in the supply of bricks and sand because of the rains.
RAJ KUMAR Aug 18, 2018 00:00 IST

Year after deadline, rivulet project crawls

The much-hyped Rs 83-crore Harmu rivulet rejuvenation project launched by chief minister Raghubar Das on March 14, 2015 has missed the deadline by almost a year.
RAJ KUMAR Aug 18, 2018 00:00 IST

Illegal parking chokes road

Illegal parking of vehicles on Station-Jugsalai Road near the railway underpass is causing traffic snarls and inconveniencing hundreds of commuters during the peak hours.
Pinaki Majumdar Aug 18, 2018 00:00 IST

Doc named in sibling torture FIR

An FIR was lodged late on Thursday against ophthalmologist Dr D.K. Gupta and the operator of a drug store, Navjivan Medical, in connection with the alleged torment of Bokaro siblings Manjushri (56) and Dipak (50) Ghosh who were found locked and starving in their house on Monday.
Our Correspondent Aug 18, 2018 00:00 IST

Escalators at night

The twin escalators at the A1 category Tatanagar railway station will start operating in the night as well.
Our Special Correspondent Aug 18, 2018 00:00 IST


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