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Jharkhand  /  Published 26.07.20

‘The BJP has left Covid to the hand of God’

TTOnline: The Jharkhand government organised a flight to bring back migrants? What made you do that? Hemant Soren: It’s a surprise that no one seems to have known that we have such a large sect...
By Shantanu Datta in

India  /  Published 23.07.20

Virus fear hangs as factories reopen

When Bajirao Thengde voiced his fears about going to work after dozens of colleagues fell sick with coronavirus, his boss at a motorbike factory in Maharashtra said he should “learn to live with...
By Reuters in Chennai

Jharkhand  /  Published 02.07.20

Migrants decide to stay, grow coriander

Migrant labourers rendered jobless due to the coronavirus-induced lockdown now see a ray of hope in the coriander business. Large numbers of migrant labourers had returned to their native villages in...
By Vishvendu Jaipuriar in Hazaribagh

India  /  Published 01.07.20

House committee prod on migrant registration

A parliamentary committee is set to advise the government to register migrant labourers in their home and destination states so that they can get social security cover, at a time the pandemic-induced ...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 30.06.20

Bus overturns in Ramgarh

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By Our Bureau in

India  /  Published 29.06.20

Supreme Court deadline for migrant job plan

The Supreme Court on Friday granted a fortnight to states to come up with suitable plans of action to provide employment or other sources of livelihood to the lakhs of migrant labourers who have retur...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 27.06.20

Migrant job report ready

The Bengal government has compiled a report suggesting that at least nine districts in the state could have qualified for the Centre’s Rs 50,000 crore scheme to provide jobs to migrant workers who r...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

India  /  Published 01.06.20

Sakhis key to migrant database drive

Sakhi Mandals, the women self-help groups in Jharkhand, armed with a web app have become the backbone of the state government’s effort at making a database of migrant workers who have returned from ...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

West Bengal  /  Published 29.05.20

Government staff burdened with influx

Hundreds of government officials, doctors, health department employees and police officers had to work overnight at various railway stations in south Bengal after around two dozen trains carrying tho...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

West Bengal  /  Published 28.05.20

Spike reflects Mamata’s concern

Bengal on Thursday reported 344 new Covid-19 cases, the highest intra-day test count that suggested chief minister Mamata Banerjee’s fears on the railway ministry’s alleged unilateral and haphazar...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta


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