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Jharkhand men complain of stomach ache, doctor prescribes pregnancy test

Ranchi: A doctor in Jharkhand prescribed pregnancy test to two young men in Chatra district after they complained of stomach pain. Besides pregnancy test, Mukesh Kumar, a government hospital doctor, also asked Gopal Ganjhu and Kameshwar Janhu to undergo tests for HIV and haemoglobin. Following this, the two men complained against the doctor to Arun Kumar […]

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17 school students suspended for shouting ‘Jai Shri Ram’

Ranchi: A church-run school in Jharkhand’s steel city Jamshedpur has suspended 17 students for allegedly shouting ‘Jai Shri Ram’ in the school, drawing protests from Hindu-right wing groups on Wednesday. The matter came to light when some parents approached the district education officials, while Appu Tiwari, who runs an NGO, on Tuesday, submitted a complaint […]

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Man lynched for killing protected animal in Jharkhand

Ranchi: A man was beaten to death and two others injured by irate villagers in Jharkhand’s Khunti district for killing a protected animal, police said on Monday. The deceased was identified as Kalantus Barla of Gopalpur village. The two injured victims identified as Philip Horro and Phagu Kachap have been admitted to Rajendra Institute of Medical […]

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Ranchi teen Richa Bharti alleges getting threats, provided security

Ranchi: Richa Bharti, the 19-year-old college student who was arrested for an objectionable Facebook post and released on bail on Wednesday by a Ranchi court, has been provided security cover after she informed the court about receiving threats over the social media. Four security personnel were deployed outside her house on Friday. Richa Bharti had on […]