Jharkhand Police on Thursday arrested the renowned economist and social activist Jean Dreze along with two others for holding a meeting on Right to Food in Garhwa district of Jharkhand, without permission. Dreze, along with social activist Vivek Kumar and Anuj Kumar were detained and taken to the Bishunpur police station, but released[Read More…]
The three were organising a meeting on right to food when the Jharkhand Police picked the activists and took them to police station.
Ranchi: The BJP alliance partner All Jharkhand Students Union (AJSU) on Monday fielded Water Resources Minister Chandra Prakash Chaudhary from the Giridih Lok Sabha seat. Under the seat-sharing pact between the Bharatiya Janata Party and the AJSU it was decided that the BJP will not field its candidate from the[Read More…]
In Jharkhand’s Gumla and Pakur district, two people were murdered on the suspicion of witch-craft on Saturday. The first incident was reported from Gadi Surma village of Pakur district where few villagers allegedly thrashed Rupa Pahadiya with sticks to death suspecting him to be captivated by “witches”. Following the incident, the[Read More…]
Ranchi: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) state chief Annapaurna Devi and two ex-legislators of the party likely to join the Bharatiya Janata Party, Devi, a former minister is likely to fielded by the BJP from the Koderma Lok Sabha constituency. RJD has been offered Palamu Lok Sabha seat in the proposed[Read More…]
Ranchi: After lot of back and forth, Jharkhand Mukti Morcha working president Hemant Soren announces seat sharing among Mahagathbandhan parties consisting Congress, JMM, JVM and RJD. alliance in Jharkhand. RJD yet to say yes to the one seat being given to it. Congress to contest 7 seats, JMM to contest 4[Read More…]
Discriminatory cry over no seat for Schedule Tribes in RIMS Jharkhand
As an Indian Muslim, the most significant event was that it was on the 27th of Ramadan, 1947 that freedom came to our country (27th Ramadan is the day of Laylatul Qadr, the night of destiny).
Jharkhand Janadhikar Mahasabha is a coalition of more than thirty progressive organisations, activists and intellectuals working in different parts of Jharkhand for the rights of poor, Adivasis, Dalits, women and minorities. (A brief introduction of Mahasabha is attached). Mahasabha believes that our state and country are passing through a phase[Read More…]
Palamu: In a shocking incident, a 22-year-old man was beaten to death by a group of molesters who had passed lewd comments on his sister when she was returning home after coaching class in Kudwa village, Haidernagar police station area, Palamu, Jharkhand. In the incident, Vakil Khan lost his life, while 20[Read More…]