Jharkhand News

Retired Jharkhand BDO’s call for separate country leaves cops baffled

Retired Jharkhand BDO’s call for separate country leaves cops baffled

Reports claim that he has even been running a parallel administration at small level in villages.

Dec 17, 2017, 17:18 PM IST
JMM lawmaker holds 'kissing' contest, BJP demands his suspension

JMM lawmaker holds 'kissing' contest, BJP demands his suspension

Jharkhand BJP vice president, Hemlal Murmu alleged that JMM legislator Simon Marandi organised the event on the direction of the church and Christian missionaries.

Dec 12, 2017, 17:00 PM IST
Kissing competition held in Jharkhand in presence of legislator

Kissing competition held in Jharkhand in presence of legislator

Participants in the kissing competition were married couple from the tribal community.

Dec 11, 2017, 09:59 AM IST
Jharkhand slips to 13th in ease of doing business

Jharkhand slips to 13th in ease of doing business

Jharkhand, which was in the third position in 2015, is in the 13th this year with 57.68 per cent score.

Dec 08, 2017, 16:42 PM IST
Rs 100 crore transferred from Jharkhand govt account to builder, CBI starts probe

Rs 100 crore transferred from Jharkhand govt account to builder, CBI starts probe

The CBI has registered a case in connection with the illegal transfer of Rs 100 crore from a Jharkhand government account for the midday meal programme in State Bank of India to a private builder,

Dec 07, 2017, 14:32 PM IST

BJP leader shot dead in Jharkhand, family members injured

Initial investigations suggest the BJP leader was killed by suspected members of an ultra group over levy demands, Sub-Divisional Police Officer said.

Dec 02, 2017, 17:32 PM IST
67-year old principal molests 7-year-old girl in Jharkhand

67-year old principal molests 7-year-old girl in Jharkhand

A seven-year-old girl was on Saturday allegedly molested by a 67-year old man in Jharkhand's Koderma district.

Dec 02, 2017, 16:00 PM IST
School principal rapes 6-year-old girl in Jharkhand

School principal rapes 6-year-old girl in Jharkhand

A school principal was arrested on charges of raping a six-year-old girl in Jharkhand`s Koderma district.

Dec 01, 2017, 20:23 PM IST
Woman gang-raped, murdered along with husband in Jharkhand's Latehar

Woman gang-raped, murdered along with husband in Jharkhand's Latehar

The incident occurred at Lawagara village of Latehar district.

Nov 24, 2017, 19:23 PM IST

Jharkhand ex-chief secretary jailed for 5 years in fodder scam

A CBI court on Wednesday sentenced former chief secretary of Jharkhand Sajjal Chakravarty to five years' imprisonment in a multi-million Animal Husbandry Department (AHD) scam.

Nov 22, 2017, 19:38 PM IST

Lower age for contesting polls should be 18: Jharkhand speaker

Jharkhand Assembly Speaker Dinesh Oraon on Tuesday stressed on the need for effective participation of youth in the governance process and said the age for contesting elections should be lowered

Nov 21, 2017, 20:55 PM IST

Two policemen killed while defusing bomb in Jharkhand

The accident took place when the members of Anti-Bomb Disposal Squad were defusing bombs that were kept at Saria Police Station of Giridih district.

Nov 20, 2017, 19:52 PM IST

Jharkhand to get 1,000 addiction-free model villages

Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das on Sunday said 1,000 model villages would be developed and all of them will be open defecation free and addiction-free.

Nov 20, 2017, 00:01 AM IST

Seven securitymen injured in landmine blast in Jharkhand

Seven securitymen were injured on Thursday in a landmine blast triggered by Maoist guerrillas in Jharkhand`s Latehar district, police said.

Nov 16, 2017, 20:16 PM IST
Girl drowns in pond while taking selfie

Girl drowns in pond while taking selfie

A girl has died after falling in the cooling pond of Bokaro Steel Plant while taking selfie, police said here.

Nov 14, 2017, 11:12 AM IST
Rajput organisation demands ban on 'Padmavati' in Jharkhand

Rajput organisation demands ban on 'Padmavati' in Jharkhand

An organisation of the Rajput community here on Sunday demanded a ban on the upcoming Bollywood movie "Padmavati" and said it would not allow its release in any of the theatres in and around

Nov 12, 2017, 22:28 PM IST
Lady Tarzan who takes on timber mafia

Lady Tarzan who takes on timber mafia

She even ties a rakhi to the trees on every Rakshabandhan for their well being.

Nov 12, 2017, 16:29 PM IST
Exclusive: Muslim Yoga teacher Rafia Naaz's house attacked in Ranchi while talking to Zee

Exclusive: Muslim Yoga teacher Rafia Naaz's house attacked in Ranchi while talking to Zee

Some unidentified persons on Friday hurled stones at the house of Rafia Naaz - a Muslim girl who teaches yoga in Jharkhand's Ranchi.

Nov 10, 2017, 20:47 PM IST
Don't link yoga and religion: Ramdev defends Muslim girl yoga teacher from Ranchi

Don't link yoga and religion: Ramdev defends Muslim girl yoga teacher from Ranchi

Some unidentified persons on Friday hurled stones at the house of Rafia Naaz - a Muslim girl who teaches yoga in Jharkhand's Ranchi.

Nov 10, 2017, 18:21 PM IST
Shia cleric opposes fatwa against Jharkhand girl Rafia Naaz who teaches yoga

Shia cleric opposes fatwa against Jharkhand girl Rafia Naaz who teaches yoga

A fatwa was issued against Yoga teacher Rafia Naaz after which the Jharkhand government decided to provide her adequate security.

Nov 09, 2017, 23:27 PM IST

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