Jharkhand News

Fodder scam: Lalu Prasad Yadav's sentencing likely today

Fodder scam: Lalu Prasad Yadav's sentencing likely today

The special court had on December 23 convicted the RJD chief and 15 others in the case related to fraudulent withdrawal of Rs 84.5 lakh from the Deoghar district treasury between 1990 and 1994.

Jan 04, 2018, 06:02 AM IST
Fodder scam case: Lalu Prasad Yadav's sentencing likely to be pronounced on Thursday

Fodder scam case: Lalu Prasad Yadav's sentencing likely to be pronounced on Thursday

A special CBI court had on December 23, 2017, convicted Lalu Prasad Yadav in fodder scam case.

Jan 03, 2018, 22:30 PM IST
Fodder scam case: Sentencing of Lalu Prasad Yadav on Wednesday, lawyers to seek 'minimum punishment'

Fodder scam case: Sentencing of Lalu Prasad Yadav on Wednesday, lawyers to seek 'minimum punishment'

A special CBI court had on December 23, 2017, convicted Lalu Prasad Yadav in a fodder scam case.

Jan 02, 2018, 20:28 PM IST
Jharkhand Vikas Morcha favours Parliament and Assembly elections together

Jharkhand Vikas Morcha favours Parliament and Assembly elections together

Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (Prajatantrik) (JVM) president, Babulal Marandi on Sunday said his party favour holding Parliament and Assembly elections simultaneously.

Dec 31, 2017, 20:58 PM IST
Hindu girl gang-raped by father-in-law, uncle, killed after she refuses to convert to Islam

Hindu girl gang-raped by father-in-law, uncle, killed after she refuses to convert to Islam

The disturbing incident has come to light from Jharkhand. 

Dec 28, 2017, 11:45 AM IST

Congress to launch agitation in Jharkhand

The agitation will either be launched in January or February next year, Jharkhand Pradesh Congress Committee (JPCC) president Dr Ajoy Kumar told reporters.

Dec 24, 2017, 23:54 PM IST
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

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