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How Birsa Munda led his people into organised rebellion against Church and British rule
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How Birsa Munda led his people into organised rebellion against Church and British rule

Birsa Munda appealed to thousands of his followers to renounce Christianity and return to their original faith

Jharkhand Foundation Day 2021: Here's all you need to know about Birsa Munda, formation of the state
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Jharkhand Foundation Day 2021: Here's all you need to know about Birsa Munda, formation of the state

The 28th state of the country, Jharkhand comprises the Santhal Pargana and the Chhotanagpur plateau

Cabinet adopts 15 November as Janjatiya Gaurav Divas honouring Birsa Munda: Tribal hero valiantly fought against British
India

Cabinet adopts 15 November as Janjatiya Gaurav Divas honouring Birsa Munda: Tribal hero valiantly fought against British

Union Minister Anurag Thakur said the government has planned week-long celebrations from 15 November to 22 November to commemorate the glorious history of tribal people

Narendra Modi likely to visit Bhopal on birth anniversary of tribal leader Birsa Munda
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Narendra Modi likely to visit Bhopal on birth anniversary of tribal leader Birsa Munda

The prime minister is expected to participate in a mega tribal convention and dedicate the newly developed Habibganj railway station to the public

Birsa Munda death anniversary: Tribal icon was known for struggle against British rule
India

Birsa Munda death anniversary: Tribal icon was known for struggle against British rule

The slogan of the freedom movement introduced by Birsa was ‘Abua raj seter jana, maharani raj tundu jana' which means 'End the kingdom of the queen, create our kingdom’.

Narendra Modi pays tributes to Birsa Munda, greets people of Jharkhand on state's foundation day
India

Narendra Modi pays tributes to Birsa Munda, greets people of Jharkhand on state's foundation day

Modi said Munda was a true messiah for the poor and always fought for the deprived and disadvantaged sections of the society

Twitter accused of casteism after disabling Dilip Mandal's account; supporters hail #JaiBhimJaiPeriyar, demand #cancelallBlueTicksinIndia
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Twitter accused of casteism after disabling Dilip Mandal's account; supporters hail #JaiBhimJaiPeriyar, demand #cancelallBlueTicksinIndia

The online protests and campaigns began after Twitter decided to abruptly disable the Twitter account of Dilip Mandal, a professor at Makhanlal Chaturvedi National University of Journalism and Communication and a consulting editor at a news website.

Lok Sabha Election 2019, Jharkhand profile: Palamu, Khunti among key seats in Red Corridor; Congress looks to dethrone BJP
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Lok Sabha Election 2019, Jharkhand profile: Palamu, Khunti among key seats in Red Corridor; Congress looks to dethrone BJP

Spread across 24 districts, Jharkhand has 14 parliamentary constituencies and 81 Assembly constituencies.

Ishaan Khatter may play freedom fighter and tribal leader Birsa Munda in Pa Ranjith's Bollywood debut
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Ishaan Khatter may play freedom fighter and tribal leader Birsa Munda in Pa Ranjith's Bollywood debut

Ishaan Khatter has reportedly heard the narration of the film and verbally consented to be a part of the project.

Tipu Sultan's portrait among 70 unveiled by Arvind Kejriwal in Delhi Assembly, BJP cries foul
Politics

Tipu Sultan's portrait among 70 unveiled by Arvind Kejriwal in Delhi Assembly, BJP cries foul

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday unveiled portraits of 70 eminent individuals including India's freedom fighters, revolutionaries and heroes at the Delhi Assembly

Birsa Munda Jayanti: How a local folk hero brought in a tribal revolution in British era
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Birsa Munda Jayanti: How a local folk hero brought in a tribal revolution in British era

Bisra Munda was a folk hero and a tribal freedom fighter who fought for tribal's right against the British government

Amit Shah says BJP trying to turn self-rule into good governance in Jharkhand
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Amit Shah says BJP trying to turn self-rule into good governance in Jharkhand

BJP president Amit Shah on Sunday said that the party is trying to transform "Swaraj into Suraj" or to change self-rule to good governance.

On Independence Day, Narendra Modi promises to build museums dedicated to tribal freedom fighters
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On Independence Day, Narendra Modi promises to build museums dedicated to tribal freedom fighters

Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced on Independence Day that the government would build museums dedicated to tribal freedom fighters.

Security forces defuse Naxal-planted 40kg IED in Jharkhand
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Security forces defuse Naxal-planted 40kg IED in Jharkhand

The recovery of the huge bomb was made at about 11 am by a road opening party of paramilitary CRPF alongwith state police units which were deployed to sanitise the Naxal affected area between Khunti and Ulihatu village.

From leader to convict: Memories of another time with Lalu
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From leader to convict: Memories of another time with Lalu

Over 15 years, much had changed for Lalu -- from a handpump to bottled water, from dal-bhat to chicken from the Oberoi. Even in jail, Lalu is certain to survive/