Manoj Chaurasia
Manoj Chaurasia

The writer is a senior journalist based at Patna, India.

Manoj Chaurasia
Manoj Chaurasia

The writer is a senior journalist based at Patna, India.


Allies spike BJP plan to rake up temple issue as India PM falters on promises

Friday, 11 January 2019

The ruling Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) in India, headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has landed ...

Driven by compulsions, sisters in India dress as boys, run men’s salon

Friday, 04 January 2019

Two teenaged girls from India have emerged as role model for the society due to their sheer grit and ...

As battle gets tough, Modi party looks to cows to ‘milk’ Hindu votes in India

Sunday, 23 December 2018

India’s upcoming general elections, scheduled in early 2019, is likely to witness intense ...

In India, Maoist insurgents advertise job vacancies targeting unemployed youth

Thursday, 20 December 2018

Maoist insurgents have launched a massive recruitment campaign in eastern India, targeting ...

When in jail, seek bail: Indian politician’s road to participating in elections

Monday, 17 December 2018

A top Indian politician serving prison term in a corruption case has sought bail from the court so ...

Is divisive agenda to blame for the defeat of India’s Modi in crucial states?

Wednesday, 12 December 2018

Everyone was expecting a setback for Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP), ...

Overzealous cop’s poor command over Queen’s English lands Indian villager in jail

Monday, 10 December 2018

A little knowledge is a dangerous thing, goes an age-old saying. This was proved literally true when ...

Gambling in India: Man loses three-year-old son to co-villager

Thursday, 06 December 2018

Gambling is slowly emerging as a serious problem in the eastern Indian state of Bihar. What’s ...

‘Lungis’ back in court premises, Indian villagers cheer end of ban

Friday, 30 November 2018

Villagers in the eastern Indian state of Bihar have reacted ecstatically to the withdrawal of an ...

Indian govt orders complete demolition of building where 34 girls were gang-raped

Saturday, 17 November 2018

Authorities in eastern India have ordered for complete demolition of a three-storey building where ...

Anti-dowry drive: Thousands of Indian Muslims return millions to bride families

Thursday, 08 November 2018

A man in India has launched a massive campaign against dowry, one of the biggest social evils ...

Indian mother killed with daughters for failing to produce male child

Sunday, 04 November 2018

Women bearing girl babies continue to be treated with disdain in the eastern Indian state of Bihar ...

WATCH: At this Indian village, Muslims play characters from Hindu epic Ramayana

Wednesday, 17 October 2018

Amid ongoing “hate campaign” to disturb communal harmony in India this comes as a gust ...

Indian Muslim girl tied to tree, flogged ‘for falling in love with Hindu boy’

Saturday, 06 October 2018

A Muslim girl was tied to a tree and flogged mercilessly by a group of villagers in India’s ...

VIDEO: Rats turning ‘alcoholic’ in India’s dry Bihar state

Wednesday, 03 October 2018

A state government in eastern India is caught in a new worry – how to tackle the ...

How a village with 5,000 inhabitants went ‘missing’ in India’s Bihar state

Friday, 28 September 2018

Heard of a village with a huge population having ever gone missing? Sounds weird, incredible but a ...