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Updated on Jul 08, 2023 06:40 PM IST
As per initial findings, the two girls, both residents of a village in the Latehar district, were kidnapped when they were going to Garhwa in an auto rickshaw, police said
Marandi, 65, who started his public life with the RSS and VHP, has the distinction of being the first chief minister of Jharkhand after it was carved out of Bihar in 2000.
The special court hearing MP, MLA cases in Ranchi rejected Gandhi’s petition for exemption from personal appearance in the case on May 3
Hazaribag superintendent of police (SP) Manoj Ratan Chothe said six bodies have been retrieved from the well
Olchiki Hul Baisi has been demanding official language status for the Santali language, and the restoration of Santali teachers among others.
JMM is the lead partner in the Hemant Soren-led alliance government, with Congress and RJD as constituents.
The bus was on the way to the Chhinnamasta temple in Rajrappa in Ramgarh district from Jehanabad in Bihar with devotees when the accident happened.
Published on Jul 02, 2023 08:19 PM IST
Budha Pahad, the mountainous terrain once dotted by land mines installed by the Maoists, was ‘freed’ from the clutches of the extremist group in 2022 after months-long special operation by the security forces
Mahto, a senior JMM leader who held the dual charge of education and excise, passed away on April 6 during treatment at a Chennai hospital. He had undergone lungs transplant after contracting Covid-19 in 2021.
24-year-old Tabrez Anasri was beaten to death for allegedly attempting burglary at a house in Dhatkidih village in the intervening night of June 17-18, 2019.
The Supreme Court’s “triple test” order, passed on March 4, 2021, outlines conditions for finalisation of reservations for OBCs, one of which is to form a dedicated commission to conduct a survey.
Hemant Soren, working president of the JMM, said parties from diverse ideologies have come together to ensure the poor and downtrodden get their due.
Seeking cooperation from the new recruits, the chief minister said his government was making all efforts to provide jobs.
Nadda alleged that law and order in the state under Hemant Soren regime has collapsed and the state government was turning a blind eye to exploitation of tribal women in Santhal Parganas at the hands of illegal Bangladeshi migrants due to appeasement politics.
Seeking cooperation from the new recruits, the chief minister said his government was making every effort to provide jobs
Police said the woman, a resident of Palamu district in Jharkhand, and her 23-year-old relative were found unconscious on Tuesday morning near the railway track on the Badori railway line between Gwalior and Guna
The entire state leadership of the BJP lead by state chief Deepak Prakash and legislature party leader Babulal Marandi are camping in Giridih to make the rally a grand success
The court of magistrate Anamika Kisku had on May 3 rejected the petition of Gandhi for exemption from personal appearance in the matter. The Congress leader has challenged the order in Jharkhand high court which is yet to hear the matter.
Khunti superintendent of police (SP) Aman Kumar said during the investigation it came to light that the accused committed similar crimes across several districts in Bihar and Jharkhand and conned different persons to the tune of around ₹25 lakh since November 2022.
On the issue of changing the PCC chief, insiders said some within the party want to replace Rajesh Thakur, Bhumihar by caste, with someone from the backward community, preferably a tribal
The incident came to light when the deceased's 15-year-old sister returned home after working in a brick kiln, and she raised an alarm.
Published on Jun 12, 2023 11:02 PM IST
Officials said investigation revealed that the land mafia active in Jharkhand forged land records in Kolkata and Ranchi.
The committee, which includes representatives from the ruling JMM, Congress, and RJD, was constituted to advise the government on important issues.
According to police, the incident occurred at around 10.30 am at Bhowra Colliery Area of Bharat Coking Coal Limited (BCCL), about 21 km from Dhanbad, which is being mined by a private outsourced firm.
At least three people have died and many are feared trapped after an illegal coal mine collapsed in Jharkhand's Dhanbad on Friday.
Earlier, eight persons, including IAS officer Chhavi Ranjan, have been arrested in the case, allegedly for hatching a conspiracy to registering the property in name of the company owned by the Kolkata businessman
Jharkhand Governor CP Radhakrishnan spoke to Vishal Kant about a series of issues, including his decision to return the reservation bill to the state government, his next move on the election commission’s opinion on mining lease case of chief minister Hemant Soren, and accusations by non-BJP-ruled states against the governors across the country
The weather department issued a heatwave alert for the northeast and southeast parts of Jharkhand from Monday.
Published on Jun 05, 2023 02:45 PM IST
Besides growing potatoes, a few villagers are also growing mango and pear orchards on these reclaimed lands by the mining firm.
After six deaths were reported due to electrocution in Dhanbad, Jharkhand on Monday, PM Modi announced an ex-gratia of ₹2 lakh to the kin of the deceased.
Published on May 29, 2023 08:22 PM IST
PTI | | Posted by Lingamgunta Nirmitha Rao