Jharkhand  /  Published 27.11.20

Police-protesters clash at Bokaro Steel

Over a hundred protesters of a displaced group on Friday carried out a demonstration in front of the Bokaro Steel Management (BSL) headquarters, as they clashed with the security who tried to stop the...
By Our Correspondent in Bokaro

India  /  Published 24.10.20

Dharna to lift Sikkim transport restrictions

The Sikkim Progressive Youth Forum (SPYF) has been on a dharna at Tashiling, the Sikkim government’s secretariat in Gangtok, since Thursday night to demand the restoration of the pre-Covid-19 pu...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

Jharkhand  /  Published 08.07.20

Dharna against coal auction decision in Jharkhand

Non-BJP parties on Tuesday decided to stage a statewide dharna in Jharkhand on July 23 to protest against the Centre’s recent decisions like opening up the coal sector to private players, which ...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi

West Bengal  /  Published 22.02.19

Bureaucrats off Mamata dais before dig at Centre

Mamata Banerjee on Friday stopped a speech midway at a state government event and asked officials to leave the dais before making “a political comment” in which she took potshots at the Centre, wi...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 19.09.18

Minister dharna against ‘police bias’

The state capital on Wednesday was witness to the unusual sight of a cabinet minister protesting at a thana entrance against what appeared to him as minority appeasement by Ranchi police.From 3pm to 6...
By TT Bureau in Ranchi

India  /  Published 23.03.20

Ghanta Ghar women put protest on hold

The women protesting against the new citizenship matrix at Lucknow’s Ghanta Ghar suspended their 66-day-old agitation on Monday citing the coronavirus pandemic.Over 100 of them left their dupattas b...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

West Bengal  /  Published 05.02.19

After ‘moral victory’, Mamata calls off dharna

“Moral victory” and a patriotic song on her lips, Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday evening called off her Save India dharna with Andhra Pradesh chief minister N. Chandrababu Naidu by her side, pledging ...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

India  /  Published 02.03.20

Tent seized, women fall ill in rain

Over a dozen women on dharna at Aligarh City’s Shah Jamal Idgah are down with fever, having been drenched on Friday night after the police removed their tent to scare them away.“When a dust storm ...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

West Bengal  /  Published 05.02.19

Available on February 8, Kumar tells CBI

Calcutta police commissioner Rajeev Kumar has written to the CBI saying he is available on February 8 and can travel to Shillong for questioning, sources said.The letter was sent hours after the Supre...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 03.02.19

Cops take over heart of city

A 1km-long queue of police vehicles and buses stretched from the St. Xavier’s College gate on Park Street to the Loudon Street intersection on Sunday evening. Hundreds of cops, many of them wearing ...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta


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