Heavy rains kill nine in Jharkhand

Incessant rains for last five days have wrecked havoc in Jharkhand and claimed nine lives.

Jul 26, 2017, 14:48 PM IST
Naxals burn down railway signals room, train engine in Jharkhand

Naxals burn down railway signals room, train engine in Jharkhand

Suspected Naxals set on fire signals and communication setup of a railway station and the engine of a goods train in Bokaro district of Jharkhand.

May 26, 2017, 09:15 AM IST
Curfew imposed in Hazaribagh after communal violence over Ram Navami processions

Curfew imposed in Hazaribagh after communal violence over Ram Navami processions

In a major development, curfew was clamped in Jharkhand's Hazaribagh district on Sunday night after communal violence over Ram Navami processions snowballed into a major row.

Apr 18, 2016, 09:58 AM IST

Bokaro Ram Navami violence: 25 held, curfew continues

 Twenty five people were on Friday arrested in connection with violence during Ram Navami procession yesterday at Shivandih as the curfew continued to remain in force in four police station areas of Bokaro with the authorities relaxing it for two hours in the morning.

Apr 16, 2016, 23:07 PM IST

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Feb 11, 2016, 15:22 PM IST

Five die in bus mishap in Jharkhand's Giridih district

 Five persons were killed and 15 others injured when a bus overturned near Gujiadih More in the district, police said.

May 14, 2015, 14:09 PM IST

Jharkhand: CRPF personnel recover cache of arms and explosives

A cache of arms and explosives were recovered during a search operation by the CRPF personnel near Jhumra hills in Bokaro district.

Feb 24, 2015, 23:15 PM IST

Maoists blow up railway tracks in Jharkhand, call for shutdown

Maoists on Thursday called for a 24-hour shutdown in Ranchi against the government's land acquisition bill and blew up some railways tracks in Gomoh, Bokaro and Dhanbad regions of Jharkhand state.

Feb 12, 2015, 16:16 PM IST

Coal scam: CBI registers new case

The CBI on its ongoing probe in the alleged coal scam case on Sunday registered a case against Electrosteel Castings Ltd and an unknown public servant and also conducted raids at five places in Wes

Dec 21, 2014, 22:22 PM IST

Govt promises action in rape of minor on panchayat diktat

The heinous rape of a 10-year old Dalit girl in Jharkhand on the diktat of a panchayat head had its echo in Rajya Sabha today with the entire House demanding stringent punishment to the culprits, forcing the government to promise necessary action.

Jul 11, 2014, 14:36 PM IST

Bokaro MLA Samresh Singh sent to jail

A local court on Wednesday sent the MLA from Bokaro Samresh Singh to jail in a case of Prevention of Defacement of Property Act 1987, The hearing on Singh`s bail petition will be held tomorrow.

May 28, 2014, 18:52 PM IST

Giriraj`s anticipatory bail rejected by Deogarh court

The anticipatory bail application of Bihar BJP leader Giriraj Singh, who is facing charges for his alleged hate speeches, was rejected by a court.

May 03, 2014, 13:42 PM IST

No relief for Giriraj Singh; Bokaro court rejects anticipatory bail

A court in Bokaro rejected anticipatory bail to BJP leader Giriraj Singh in a case related to making hate speeches during election campaigning.

Apr 28, 2014, 13:23 PM IST

Man beaten to death over alleged `love affair`

A 22-year-old man was today beaten to death at a "jan adalat" (people`s court) after he was found allegedly in a love with a girl from a different caste, sources said.

Mar 21, 2014, 00:47 AM IST

Irregular appointment: CBI carries out searches at Bokaro

CBI on Tuesday carried out searches at 35 locations in nine cities in connection with alleged irregularities in appointments of persons related to politicians and a retired judge in the Bokaro Steel Plant.

Jan 28, 2014, 13:53 PM IST

Maoist arrested in Bokaro: Police

A hardcore Maoist was today arrested and explosives were seized from his possession in Bokaro district, police said.

Apr 02, 2013, 20:39 PM IST

Truck with nearly 100 detonators seized in Bokaro

A truck carrying nearly 100 detonators was seized and the driver and two others were arrested at Bahadurpur in Jharkand`s Bokaro district, police said on Monday.

Mar 18, 2013, 11:31 AM IST

Rapist sentenced to death in Bokaro

A man was on Friday handed capital punishment by a court for the rape and murder of a 10-year-old girl in 2011.

Feb 09, 2013, 00:24 AM IST

Seven CRPF men injured in Jharkhand blast

Seven CRPF personnel were injured in a landmine blast triggered by Maoist guerrillas in Jharkhand`s Bokaro district Sunday, police said.

Jan 20, 2013, 21:26 PM IST

`Mosquito god` worshipped to ward off dengue

To ward off dengue and malaria fever, people in Jharkhand`s Bokaro district are offering prayers to the `mosquito god` to seek a shield against the life-threatening mosquito-borne diseases.

Nov 26, 2012, 20:49 PM IST