North East  /  Published 31.01.22

BJP to go alone in Manipur

The ruling BJP in Manipur announced candidates for all the 60 Assembly seats on Sunday, ending speculation about last-minute pre-poll alliances and conveying its confidence about winning the upcoming ...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

India  /  Published 26.01.22

Bihar: Job seeker fury erupts on tracks

The railway ministry issued a notice on Tuesday, stating that students indulging in unlawful activities, vandalism, damage and disruption of train services would be liable to be debarred from railway ...
By Dev Raj in Patna

West Bengal  /  Published 03.12.21

TMC rebels vow to stay in fray

The Trinamul Congress is facing resistance from three of its leaders who filed nomination as Independent candidates after being denied tickets by the party. Sachhidanda Banerjee, Tanima Chatterjee an...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 16.11.21

In a stew: labour laws

Labour reform in India has always been a prickly subject and any attempt to amend legislation sparks outrage and resentment among one or the other group of stakeholders in the economy. When the Narend...
By The Editorial Board

Jharkhand  /  Published 09.11.21

J'khand govt examining issues as Tata Cummins seeks to shift

The Jharkhand government is examining various aspects, including governance issues, that may arise if a request of Tata Cummins, a manufacturer of engines for commercial vehicles, to transfer its inco...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Ranchi


Jharkhand  /  Published 07.09.21

75% jobs reserved for locals

The select committee formed by Jharkhand Assembly speaker to review the proposed law to reserve 75 per cent of existing jobs in the private sector for locals on Tuesday submitted its report in the Hou...
By Our Bureau in Ranchi

West Bengal  /  Published 16.04.21

Crorepati nominees of a poor district

Some of the candidates came up with their own clarifications. BJP’s Ram claimed he inherited most of his assets. Trinamul’s Mukherjee claimed his assets were both inherited and purchased...
By Soumya De Sarkar in Malda

Opinion  /  Published 09.03.21

Unproductive: Haryana state reservation

The deputy chief minister of Haryana, Dushyant Chautala, has stated that the Bharatiya Janata Party-led state government is open to suggestions from industry bodies on a law that offers 75 per cent re...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 12.07.19

Does the order of names on an EVM matter?

My parents must be thanked for giving me a name starting with the letter ‘A’. There’s a possibility that my name will figure in the topmost position of an electronic voting machine. Section 38 o...
By Atanu Biswas

India  /  Published 14.05.19

How crime-heavy is the Lok Sabha candidate list

The Association for Democratic Reforms, a Delhi-based non-profit that tracks various aspects of elections, said said that 19 per cent of the 7,928 candidates analysed by them had criminal cases a...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi


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