West Bengal  /  Published 24.02.21

3,000 Bengal civic casual workers demand pay

As many as 3,000 casual workers of the Trinamul-ruled Bhatpara Municipality in North 24-Parganas on Tuesday demonstrated to demand they be paid their wages — four months due — immediately....
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Bhatpara

World  /  Published 15.02.21

Civil disobedience in Myanmar

Security forces in Myanmar opened fire to disperse protesters at a power plant on Sunday and armoured vehicles rolled into major cities as the new army rulers faced a ninth day of anti-coup demonstrat...
By Reuters in Yangon

Calcutta  /  Published 19.01.21

Why not Mann ki Baat at Singhu border?

A large banner that contains the names of people who have died at the siege at Delhi border hung at the site. The list contained 57 names. The number has since gone up. Sarat Bose Road is one of the ...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 30.11.20

FIR lodged against Sindri protesters

When sub-divisional officer, Prasad, reached the site at around 2.30 pm, he tried to initiate talks with the demonstrators led by district president of Tiger Force, Dharmjit Singh (sitting outside the...
By Our Correspondent in Dhanbad

World  /  Published 18.11.20

Protesters clash with Thai police

Thai police fired water cannon and tear gas at protesters marching on parliament on Tuesday, and at least 18 people were hurt in the most violent confrontation since a youth-led protest movement emerg...
By Reuters in Bangkok


Jharkhand  /  Published 24.09.20

Hundreds stage protest in Bokaro

The land losers, who are residents of villages near the plant, in the afternoon assembled at Birsa Chowk. There they garlanded the statue of Birsa Munda and marched towards BSL’s Ispat Bhavan, w...
By Our Correspondent in Bokaro

Jharkhand  /  Published 10.10.19

Quota-dilute cry at RIMS

Members of the Adivasi Chatra Sangh, an independent outfit of tribal students with no political affiliation, on Thursday staged a demonstration outside the office of the director of Rajendra Institute...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

India  /  Published 22.08.19

Not a democracy any more, says Ghulam Nabi Azad

The country is “not a democracy any more” and not to recognise this is to live “in a fool’s paradise”, the leader of the Opposition in the Rajya Sabha, Ghulam Nabi Azad, told a gathering her...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 06.07.19

Retired Ranchi teachers demand dues

Around 150 teachers under the aegis of Retired Ranchi University Association staged a demonstration on the varsity campus on Saturday to demand their dues. The demonstration began around 11 in the mor...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

West Bengal  /  Published 20.10.19

Visva-Bharati withdraws nod for workshop with ABVP wing

Visva-Bharati authorities on Sunday decided not to allow a cultural workshop with the Rashtriya Kala Manch, a wing of RSS student arm Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP), with varsity sources sa...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Santiniketan


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