Tag Archives: Jharkhand

India’s domestic workers are overworked, underpaid and abused

The Census shows the numbers of female workers aged 15-59 went up 17% between 2001 and 2011. In the decade after liberalisation, there was a nearly 120% rise in the number of domestic workers in India from 7.4 lakh in 1991 to 16.2 lakh ...

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PhD Student Alleges Sexual Harassment By IIT Bhubaneswar Professor

Bhubaneswar: In a shocking incident, a PhD student has brought sexual harassment charges against a senior professor of Bhubaneswar IIT. Besides, the girl alleged that the professor is mentally torturing her husband who is also a PhD student in the ...

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State Bhawans asked to help trafficked kids

Child rights panel plans rehabilitation project for victims rescued from Delhi-NCR The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) has asked all States to set up helpdesks in their bhawans in the Capital to help rehabilitate victims of child ...

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CBI arrests Ranchi principal Commissioner of IT for corruption

The CBI had conducted raids at 23 locations in Kolkata and Ranchi on Wednesday. According to CBI sources, he was produced before court in Ranchi and has been remanded to four days police custody.”So far, cash worth approximately Rs 3.7 ...

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Tejashwi Yadav lashes out at BJP, says it’s political vendetta by saffron party

“Since the day I joined office, I had made it clear that I will follow zero intolerance against corruption. During my reign as Bihar’s Deputy Chief Minister, I have not done anything against the government and its function. All the ...

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