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12 years after the act was enforced.
The victory of Poonam Devi, of Jharkhand's Tarkhutta village, in local government body elections is a story of how the collective resolve of village women succe fully challenged patriarchal structures...
A wedding with a difference.
"Despite dense fog in the area, rescue operation is underway."
The recent amendments in the Chotanagpur Tenancy Act (1908) by the BJP-led state government only aims to weaken Adivasi land ownership.
'Chances of survival of those trapped negligible'.
Police said that the woman's husband and his friends raped her at gun point.
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Collective action has enabled many women of Khunti in Jharkhand to rise out of poverty, providing them with new opportunities and ensuing greater choice in their lives. Jael Silliman & Suneeta...
135 women commandos are currently at the Naxal-infested forests on the outskirts of Ranchi.
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The economic exploitation and developmental neglect of the core tribal areas of India's eastern plateau and hills acro Odisha, Chhattisgarh and Jharkhand have to be tackled through practical solution...
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Minhaj Ansari, a 22-year-old man from Jharkhand's Jamtara district, arrested for allegedly sharing a beef-related comment on WhatsApp that the police said had potential to spark communal tension, died...
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NEW DELHI -- The Congre Party on Thursday cornered the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Prime Minister Narendra Modi over reports that the son of Jharkhand BJP chief Tala Marandi has married a minor...
DUMKA -- A tribal couple was yesterday killed while their infant daughter escaped when lightning struck them at Ranighaghar village, police said. The victim couple, Mukesh Hembram and Suhagini Soren,...