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22-year-old woman out for stroll with fiancee gang-raped in Jharkhand

A police team was soon sent to the spot, and after providing her fast aid, she was sent to the Sadar hospital for treatment, SP Ashutosh Shekhar said.

The incident happened near Barijal village in Mufassil police station area on Thursday evening when the couple was out for a stroll. (Parveen Kumar/HT)
Published on Sep 22, 2023 09:55 PM IST

Over 12k doctors announce strike across Jharkhand after medico assaulted

Dr. Kamalesh Oraon of the pediatric intensive care unit (PICU), Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Medical College Hospital (MGMMCH), was allegedly beaten following the death of a minor girl during treatment late Monday night.

Over 12,000 government and private doctors have announced an indefinite strike across Jharkhand from 6 am on Friday. (HT Photo)
Published on Sep 21, 2023 09:32 PM IST
By, Jamshedpur

26 trains cancelled as rail blockade turns violent in Jharkhand

The Adivasi Kurmi Samaj (AKS) has called for an indefinite ‘Rail Teka-Dagar Chheka’ (rail blockade movement) at eight railway stations across Jharkhand, West Bengal, and Odisha from September 20.

Violence erupted during the first day of the indefinite rail blockade called by the Kurmi community (HT photo)
Published on Sep 20, 2023 09:27 PM IST
By, Jamshedpur

Stir by Kurmis: Rlys vows to run trains amid blockade threat today

The Calcutta High Court on Tuesday declared the “Rail teka Dahar Chheka” movement illegal, after which West Bengal faction of the Adivasi Kurmi Samaj withdrew itself from the blockade.

The Calcutta High Court. (HT file)
Updated on Sep 19, 2023 10:19 PM IST
By, Jamshedpur

Calcutta HC bans indefinite rail blockade by Kurmi community in three states

Besides ST status, Kurmis want their Kurmali language in the Eighth Schedule of the Constitution and want Sarna, distinct from Hinduism, to be recognised as a separate religion

The Calcutta High Court. (File photo)
Updated on Sep 19, 2023 06:42 PM IST
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