Jharkhand News

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
I appealed to them to speak to me but they didn't listen: Swami Agnivesh over mob attack

I appealed to them to speak to me but they didn't listen: Swami Agnivesh over mob attack

Swami Agnivesh was allegedly beaten up for his 'anti-Hindu' stance on Tuesday.

Jul 18, 2018, 20:54 PM IST
Activist Swami Agnivesh allegedly thrashed by BJP Yuva Morcha workers in Jharkhand

Activist Swami Agnivesh allegedly thrashed by BJP Yuva Morcha workers in Jharkhand

Swami Agnivesh was beaten up allegedly for his 'anti-Hindu' stance. 

Jul 17, 2018, 16:18 PM IST
Mass suicide in Jharkhand, 6 of a family found dead in the house

Mass suicide in Jharkhand, 6 of a family found dead in the house

Five members of the Marwadi allegedly committed suicide by hanging themselves while the sixth person jumped off the roof of the house. The note mentions that the person cannot be hanged hence has

Jul 15, 2018, 08:35 AM IST
Oppn bandh in Jharkhand against changes to Land acquisition bill; schools to remain shut

Oppn bandh in Jharkhand against changes to Land acquisition bill; schools to remain shut

All schools across Jharkhand will remain shut in view of the 24-hour long shutdown called by Opposition parties against amendments in the Land Acquisition Act, 2013.

Jul 05, 2018, 10:01 AM IST
Man beheads woman in Jharkhand, roams streets while holding her head

Man beheads woman in Jharkhand, roams streets while holding her head

Hari Hembrom used to stare at 35-year-old Sukuru Heresa whenever she stepped out of her house for duty.

Jul 03, 2018, 18:00 PM IST
Three Jharkhand policemen kidnapped by 'Pathalgarhi' supporters rescued

Three Jharkhand policemen kidnapped by 'Pathalgarhi' supporters rescued

They were abducted from BJP MP Karia Munda's residence at Anigada-Chandihdih in the Khunti district.

Jun 29, 2018, 09:15 AM IST
6 security personnel martyred, 10 injured in Naxal attack in Jharkhand

6 security personnel martyred, 10 injured in Naxal attack in Jharkhand

At least six jawans of the Jaguar police party were martyred while 10 others got injured during an encounter with Naxals.

Jun 26, 2018, 23:21 PM IST
Jharkhand CM Raghubar Das breaks a move with tribal community, delights all

Jharkhand CM Raghubar Das breaks a move with tribal community, delights all

The ceremony, organised by Kendriya Sarana Samiti (KSS), witnessed 351 couples getting married.

Jun 26, 2018, 12:10 PM IST