Jharkhand News

BJP, Congress candidates file nomination for Jharkhand bypoll

BJP, Congress candidates file nomination for Jharkhand bypoll

The polling is scheduled for December 22.

Dec 03, 2018, 19:08 PM IST
Jharkhand celebrates 18th foundation day; President Kovind, PM Modi extend wishes

Jharkhand celebrates 18th foundation day; President Kovind, PM Modi extend wishes

Taking to microblogging site Twitter on Thursday morning, President Kovind noted that Jharkhand is “blessed with vast natural resources and a rich culture”.

Nov 15, 2018, 10:13 AM IST
 Jharkhand's Jagir village gets boring vehicle to install handpumps, first time ever

Jharkhand's Jagir village gets boring vehicle to install handpumps, first time ever

The villagers will be able to access clean drinking water after the installation is completed. Earlier, the vehicle couldn't reach here due to poor road connectivity.

Nov 11, 2018, 11:37 AM IST
Nirbhaya case in Jharkhand: Woman gang-raped by ex-husband & his friends, dies

Nirbhaya case in Jharkhand: Woman gang-raped by ex-husband & his friends, dies

A woman died after she was allegedly raped by three men, including her former husband, and a stick was inserted in her private parts in Jamtara district of Jharkhand, police said Thursday.

Nov 09, 2018, 07:19 AM IST
Clashes in Jharkhand over idol immersion route, 1 killed

Clashes in Jharkhand over idol immersion route, 1 killed

Prohibitory order under Section 144 Crpc were imposed in Chando village and its vicinity in Jharkhand's Palamu district

Oct 20, 2018, 17:02 PM IST
Maoists blow up railway tracks in Jharkhand

Maoists blow up railway tracks in Jharkhand

Maoists detonated a bomb on the tracks of the Chauribandh station situated between Parasnath and Hazaribagh Road.

Oct 16, 2018, 14:25 PM IST
Cattle trader's throat slit by unidentified assailants in Jharkhand

Cattle trader's throat slit by unidentified assailants in Jharkhand

A cattle trader has allegedly been killed by unidentified assailants in Giridih district of Jharkhand.

Oct 15, 2018, 17:46 PM IST
Police arrests two Maoists in Jharkhand

Police arrests two Maoists in Jharkhand

Two Maoists - Sonaram Marandi and Badki Devi alias Geeta were arrested in the raid conducted by police in Pirtand area on Friday.

Oct 06, 2018, 23:12 PM IST
1 pilgrim killed, 47 injured after bus overturns in Jharkhand

1 pilgrim killed, 47 injured after bus overturns in Jharkhand

The pilgrims, residents of Gonda district in Uttar Pradesh, were on their way to Tarapith in West Bengal, when the accident happened.

Oct 03, 2018, 22:15 PM IST
BJP worker washes party MP's feet in Jharkhand, then drinks that water; MP asks 'what's wrong?'

BJP worker washes party MP's feet in Jharkhand, then drinks that water; MP asks 'what's wrong?'

The MP posted about the man washing his feet on his official Facebook page and commended him for "keeping his promise". 

Sep 17, 2018, 10:35 AM IST
SIT to probe religious conversions in Jharkhand

SIT to probe religious conversions in Jharkhand

No time frame has been given to submit the report.  

Sep 13, 2018, 18:15 PM IST
Top Naxalite, mastermind of Latehar attack on security personnel in 2013, surrenders in Jharkhand

Top Naxalite, mastermind of Latehar attack on security personnel in 2013, surrenders in Jharkhand

Top Naxalite Kamlesh Ganjhu alias Birsai was the mastermind behind the killing of 17 security personnel in 2013 in Jharkhand's Latehar district. 

Sep 13, 2018, 17:05 PM IST
SC fumes over trial through WhatsApp in Jharkhand court, asks if it’s a joke

SC fumes over trial through WhatsApp in Jharkhand court, asks if it’s a joke

Have you ever heard of a trial in a criminal case being conducted through instant messaging app WhatsApp? Bizzare but true.

Sep 09, 2018, 12:10 PM IST
Fodder scam case convict Lalu Prasad Yadav surrenders before special CBI court in Ranchi

Fodder scam case convict Lalu Prasad Yadav surrenders before special CBI court in Ranchi

The Jharkhand High Court had earlier ordered him to surrender at the earliest. 

Aug 30, 2018, 11:23 AM IST
Jharkhand government to rename places after Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Jharkhand government to rename places after Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Vajpayee breathed his last on August 16 and was cremated the next day with full state honour at Smriti Sthal in the national capital.

Aug 25, 2018, 07:45 AM IST
Mob beat up cops for trying to stop illegal cow slaughter in Jharkhand's Pakur

Mob beat up cops for trying to stop illegal cow slaughter in Jharkhand's Pakur

The Jharkhand government had on August 18 directed deputy commissioners of all districts to ensure that cattle are not slaughtered on Eid ul-Adha.

Aug 22, 2018, 19:05 PM IST
11 men arrested for gangrape of two minor girls in Jharkhand

11 men arrested for gangrape of two minor girls in Jharkhand

The accused, all aged between 18 and 28 years, had raped the girls on August 16 when they were going to the Hirhi Harra Toli area along with their neighbour.

Aug 20, 2018, 10:34 AM IST
Activist Swami Agnivesh to approach Supreme Court over Jharkhand mob attack

Activist Swami Agnivesh to approach Supreme Court over Jharkhand mob attack

Speaking to news agency ANI, Agnivesh said that no enquiry nor any arrest has been made after the incident took place. He indicated that the matter is being brushed under the carpet and so he has no

Aug 04, 2018, 07:39 AM IST
7 members of a family commit suicide in Ranchi

7 members of a family commit suicide in Ranchi

Sunny Sharad

Jul 30, 2018, 11:09 AM IST