India  /  Published 10.08.20

Delhi violence: Jamia probe call

A group of Left-leaning women activists on Monday demanded a judicial inquiry into the February 10 incidents outside Jamia Millia Islamia University, alleging police brutality against students and res...
By PTI in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 27.07.20

Assault video gets OC suspended

An officer in-charge (OC), who was posted in chief minister Hemant Soren’s constituency in Barhet in Sahebganj, was suspended hours after a video of him brutally assaulting a 20-year-old girl we...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Opinion  /  Published 26.07.20

Spot the difference: Black panther and leopardess

Sir — The internet is delighted with a photograph of a black panther and a leopardess couple shot by an Indian wildlife photographer. Since the black panther is essentially a melanistic leopard,...
By The Telegraph in

Jharkhand  /  Published 24.07.20

JSA looks to girls’ football to mark platinum year

A football tournament for girls may well mark the platinum jubilee year of the popular Jamshedpur Sporting Association (JSA), usually reserved for men. With the Covid situation having a bearing on th...
By Jayesh Thaker in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 23.07.20

Hemant lauds WC queens

Chief minister Hemant Soren on Thursday met girls from Jharkhand some of whom would represent India in the FIFA under-17 Women’s World Cup next year and extended complete support of the governme...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Opinion  /  Published 19.07.20

A distinct category: Women prisoners and Covid-19

Last month, I wrote in these columns on the need to decongest our prisons in our Covid-19 times. And I pointed to the number of undertrial prisoners in our prisons with whose monitored and urgent rele...
By Gopalkrishna Gandhi in

India  /  Published 14.07.20

Notice on woman officer ‘suicide’

The Supreme Court on Monday sought the response of the CBI, the Telangana government and Bhel for an independent probe into the alleged suicide of a woman finance officer working at the PSU in Hyderab...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 11.07.20

Men run campaign against ‘rising domestic violence’

Some men who have been trained to think that cooking or fetching water do not make them lesser men have been busy with a campaign to stop “rising cases of domestic violence” in their neigh...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 06.07.20

Funds fillip for struggling international woman footballer

Bokaro deputy commissioner Mukesh Kumar has assured financial help for struggling international footballer Saphira Hssa. Hssa hails from a poor family in Kurmidih. Her father is a contract labour at ...
By Our Correspondent in Bokaro

Jharkhand  /  Published 04.07.20

Jharkhand for soccer camp

Jharkhand, with 35 per cent of the players in the Indian probable for the FIFA under-17 women’s World Cup 2020, is eager to host at least a phase of the national camp for the team. Jharkhand sp...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur


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