India  /  Published 31.12.21

Stampede after fertiliser crisis

The ongoing fertiliser crisis in Bihar took a nasty turn on Thursday when several women were injured in a stampede that occurred among the farmers in Araria district, around 300km from the state capit...
By Dev Raj in Patna

India  /  Published 08.09.21

Karnal: Farmers' protest still on

A large number of farmers stayed put outside the gates of the district headquarters here on Wednesday as they remained firm on their demand for action against IAS officer Ayush Sinha, who ordered a po...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Karnal

India  /  Published 07.09.21

Water cannon deployed as farmers march on

Police used a water cannon near the district secretariat here as thousands of farmers marched towards the complex demanding action over a police lathi-charge last month. Farmer unions had warned that...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Karnal

India  /  Published 29.08.21

Haryana CM puts blame on farmers

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has defended the police action against protesting farmers in Karnal, saying assurances of a peaceful protest were given, but stones were hurled at cops and a...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Chandigarh

India  /  Published 17.08.21

J&K: Cops beat up journalists

Police on Tuesday lathicharged and thrashed a group of journalists covering a Muharram procession in Srinagar, evoking criticism from various quarters. Police also detained a few Shia mourners at Jeh...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Srinagar


Jharkhand  /  Published 08.08.21

STATE DIGEST: CRPF jawan dies during training

Jamshedpur: The police and paramilitary forces have begun de-mining operation in the Dalma hills from Sunday morning after unearthing over a dozen landmines on Saturday. The police felt the de-mining...
By Our Bureau

Jharkhand  /  Published 07.08.21

Dhanbad stir over student lathicharge

Student activists of Akhil Bhartiya Vidyarthi Parshiad on Saturday carried out a massive protest against the Dhanbad police lathicharge on plus two examinees of Jharkhand Academic Council by staging d...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

Jharkhand  /  Published 01.04.21

Hemant tweet spurs police probe

Dhanbad police on Thursday started a probe into police lathicharge at the family members of a deceased employee of a private mining company at Ena Colliery of BCCL. The probe was initiated on the ins...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

West Bengal  /  Published 13.02.21

SFI wields roses to protest lathicharge

Members of the CPM-backed SFI gifted roses to at least 20 police personnel in Burdwan town on Friday while observing a 12-hour strike called to protest police lathicharge on supporters of Left student...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty, Abhijeet Chatterjee in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 22.01.21

Job-seekers face police batons

As per a communiqué issued from chief minister’s office in the evening, a high-level meeting under the aegis of chief secretary Sukhdev Singh was held on January 6 to decide on modalities...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi


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