Calcutta  /  Published 08.04.21

Call for 'cultural names' of trains

Trinamul Congress Bolpur has raised a demand for express trains that originate from the region to be returned to their “cultural” names in place of the “ordinary” location-base...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

India  /  Published 08.04.21

Haryana cops use water cannon on farmers

Police used a water cannon on Wednesday to disperse a group of farmers, who allegedly tried to go past barricades when local MLA Gopal Kanda arrived to cast his vote for the municipal council chairman...
By PTI in Sirsa (Haryana)

Jharkhand  /  Published 06.04.21

Tikait: covid shadow on steel city rally

A farmers’ mahapanchayat that was scheduled to be addressed by Bharatiya Kisan Union leader Rakesh Tikait might be marred due to strict restrictions imposed by the Jharkhand government in a few ...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshdepur

India  /  Published 05.04.21

J&K: return of stone-throwing

Security forces fired and lobbed tear gas shells to quell protests against an anti-militancy operation in a Pulwama village on Friday, injuring about a dozen people and reinforcing the view that stone...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 05.04.21

Protesting farmers try to gherao minister Som Parkash

Protesting farmers on Sunday tried to gherao Union minister Som Parkash at the BJP office at Shastri Nagar in Hoshiarpur, Punjab, but police thwarted their attempt.       The Unio...
By PTI in Hoshiarpur


Calcutta  /  Published 04.04.21

On Easter, tribute to farmers

About 2,075 million Christians all over the world, belonging to all denominations, will celebrate Easter on April 4, which marks the resurrection of Jesus Christ after his death by crucifixion and bur...
By Fr. J. Felix Raj, SJ in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 03.04.21

Bengal polls 2021: Farmers vs BJP

A delegation of the Samyukta Kisan Morcha, leading the protest against the three new farm laws at Delhi’s borders that has entered its fifth month now, is campaigning against the BJP in the agra...
By Our Correspondent in Siliguri

Calcutta  /  Published 02.04.21

IIM Calcutta draft code seeks to gag dissent

IIM Calcutta has circulated among teachers a draft code of conduct that bars them from making any public criticism of any “current or recent policy or action” of the institute or the state...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Joka

India  /  Published 01.04.21

Morcha revives Parliament plan

By Anita Joshua in New Delhi

India  /  Published 31.03.21

Farmers plan foot march in May

Announcing their plans for the upcoming two months, farmers, who have been protesting against the new farm laws at the Delhi borders, said they will march to the Parliament on foot in May, the Samyukt...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi


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