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Why only trains, we will bring migrants in chartered planes, give us the permission, Hemant Soren’s rebuttal to the railway minister

Ranchi: When the migrant special train from Telangana reached Hatia, Ranchi on May 2, Jharkhand became the first Indian state to receive a migrant special train amid lockdown. Since then over 60,000 migrants have arrived Jharkhand...

A social worker travels 28 km to get sanitary pads for village girls in Rajasthan

Jodhpur/Kolkata: Not all superheroes wear capes, some wear sarees and even ride a scooter. Meet 28-year-old Renu Gaur, Osian Tehsil in Jodhpur, Rajasthan, who rode 28 kilometres on her scooty to get sanitary pads for...

Clear our GST dues, give special power to impose cess or tax on mining: Soren to centre

Ranchi: Jharkhand is one of the few Indian states, which has a huge challenge to deal the situation, in the wake of the Covid-19 crisis in India. Right from tackling migrant’s safe return to the...

Young Bengali Migrant labourer commits suicide in Kerala after train ticket was cancelled for the second time

Kolkata: Twenty-two-year-old Asif Iqbal Mondal, had been restless to return home, from Kodanad, in Kerala’s Ernakulum district, where he had gone to work at a brick kiln about six months back, only to never return. A...

Daily wagers find alternate income ops to survive lockdown

Kolkata: According to the Centre for Monitoring the Indian Economy (CMIE) the current data of unemployment in India is at a record high of 27.1%, four times than that of US. Unemployment rate went up to...

Why are medical students from Bengal left out of Operation Vande Bharat?

Kolkata/Dhaka: Even as the first batch of 167 medical students from Jammu & Kashmir stranded in Bangladesh were airlifted from Dhaka, under Operation Vande Bharat, a massive repatriation programme to bring back Indians stranded in...