Jharkhand News

No leave for cops in Jharkhand during 4-day Chhath Puja celebrations

No leave for cops in Jharkhand during 4-day Chhath Puja celebrations

While the state governments in Bihar and Delhi have made elaborate arrangements for devotees during the Chhath puja, the BJP government in Jharkhand has cancelled the leaves of policemen and asked

Oct 24, 2017, 12:55 PM IST
Jharkhand starvation death: Ration-Aadhaar cards weren't linked due to PSU staff's negligence, says CM Raghubar Das

Jharkhand starvation death: Ration-Aadhaar cards weren't linked due to PSU staff's negligence, says CM Raghubar Das

Citing that the girl was suffering from Malaria, he said, "There are more children in that family if there was no food how did they survive?"

Oct 23, 2017, 18:53 PM IST
Aadhar card not mandatory to get ration in Jharkhand: Minister

Aadhar card not mandatory to get ration in Jharkhand: Minister

The Jharkhand government today said Aadhaar card was not mandatory to collect food grains from the public distribution system after a 11-year-old girl allegedly died of starvation.

Oct 21, 2017, 13:15 PM IST
Jharkhand CM Raghubar Das spotted riding scooter without helmet on Diwali - Video

Jharkhand CM Raghubar Das spotted riding scooter without helmet on Diwali - Video

Earlier, Union Ministers Piyush Goyal, Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore and Nitin Gadkari had landed in controversies by riding motorcycles sans helmets on diffetent occassions.

Oct 20, 2017, 19:22 PM IST
Heavy rainfall warning in Odisha, Jharkhand for next 24 hours

Heavy rainfall warning in Odisha, Jharkhand for next 24 hours

Odisha, Jharkhand are expected to receive heavy rainfall in the next 24 hours, the India Meterological Department (IMD) said on Friday.

Oct 20, 2017, 17:37 PM IST
Jharkhand starvation death: UIDAI says Aadhaar not needed for ration under PDS

Jharkhand starvation death: UIDAI says Aadhaar not needed for ration under PDS

The Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) on Thursday said that nobody can be denied rations under Public Distribution System (PDS) for lack of Aadhaar card.

Oct 19, 2017, 11:41 AM IST
Denied ration over Aadhaar-linking, Jharkhand girl dies of starvation

Denied ration over Aadhaar-linking, Jharkhand girl dies of starvation

11-year-old Santoshi Kumari reportedly starved for nearly eight days ahead of dying.

Oct 17, 2017, 17:35 PM IST

Jharkhand MLA killing: NIA police ASI

Jharkhand Police ASI has been arrested in connection with the case of killing of MLA Ramesh Munda.

Oct 08, 2017, 17:40 PM IST

BJP leader shot dead in Jharkhand

A BJP leader was shot dead by an unidentified assailant at Lacharagarh of Simdega district, police said on Saturday.

Oct 07, 2017, 17:05 PM IST

Two sisters gang-raped in Jharkhand

Two teenaged sisters were raped by three youths living in the neighbourhood in Jharkhand`s Palamau district, police said on Wednesday.

Oct 04, 2017, 14:47 PM IST
Man refuses to visit in-laws' house in Ranchi till a toilet is constructed

Man refuses to visit in-laws' house in Ranchi till a toilet is constructed

A man in Jharkhand refused to visit the house of his in-laws as there is no toilet there. Pramod Kumar, a resident of Bhuli in Jharkhand`s Dhanbad district, got married to a girl of Jogtiyabad

Sep 28, 2017, 14:25 PM IST
Jharkhand ex-CM Madhu Koda barred from contesting elections for 3 yrs for false poll expenses

Jharkhand ex-CM Madhu Koda barred from contesting elections for 3 yrs for false poll expenses

The Election Commission on Wednesday disqualified for three years former Jharkhand chief minister Madhu Koda from contesting elections for failing to file details of expenses related to the 2009 Lok

Sep 28, 2017, 06:48 AM IST
Jharkhand: Explosion at firecracker factory kills 8 people, 25 injured

Jharkhand: Explosion at firecracker factory kills 8 people, 25 injured

Five fire tenders were rushed to the spot to control the fire that broke out following the blast

Sep 25, 2017, 08:15 AM IST

Jharkhand CM, Ministers, MLAs get another salary hike

The Jharkhand government has increased the salary of legislators, ministers, the Speaker and the CM.

Sep 19, 2017, 21:35 PM IST

Two lynched in Jharkhand

Two people were beaten to death in separate incidents in Jharkhand, police said on Tuesday.

Sep 19, 2017, 15:58 PM IST

Jharkhand to set up cyber police stations in all districts

To fight the rising menace of cyber crime, Jharkhand Police on Tuesday said it will set up cyber police stations in all 24 districts of the state.

Sep 19, 2017, 14:43 PM IST

BJP trying to transform 'Swaraj into Suraj' in Jharkhand

BJP president Amit Shah on Sunday said that the party is trying to transform "Swaraj into Suraj" (self-rule to good governance) because of which tribals are now tasting the fruits of freedom for the

Sep 17, 2017, 19:00 PM IST

Jharkhand to verify madrasas receiving aid

The Jharkhand government has set up a team to verify the documents of some madrasas receiving aid and also check whether these are running as per the parameters set by the government.

Sep 14, 2017, 14:51 PM IST

2 PLFI ultras killed in encounter with security personnel

The encounter took place when the security personnel comprising of CRPF and District Armed Police were on anti-naxal operation in the bordering area of West Singhbhum and Khunti districts.

Sep 12, 2017, 20:54 PM IST

Two Maoists killed in Jharkhand

Two Maoists were killed in a gunbattle with security personnel in Jharkhand`s Khuti district on Tuesday, police said.

Sep 12, 2017, 14:30 PM IST

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