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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Maoist arrested in Bokaro: Police

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

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.

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.

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.

`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.

`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.

IED recovered in Bokaro

The IED weighing 25 kg was found planted under the bridge on the Bhandaridah and Alargo route.

Bokaro hottest in Jharkhand at 46 degree C

Heat wave conditions prevailed in most parts of Jharkhand with steel city Bokaro being the hottest place in the state today at 46 degree Celsius.

Heat wave continues as Bokaro records 46.1 degrees

People of Bokaro braved another scorching day with 46.1 degrees Celsius as heat wave continued to sizzle Jharkhand.

Vigilance team nabs Rozgar sevak in Bokaro

The vigilance officials today arrested a Gram Rozgar Sevak (GRS) for allegedly accepting bribe from a person engaged in digging a well at Chandrapura block of Bokaro district, a vigilance official said here.

IT raids on premises of former Cong MLA

Income Tax sleuths launched raids in the premises of former Congress MLA Israil
Ansari and his alleged aides in Bokaro, a senior IT official said.

Bridge collapses in Bokaro; disrupts traffic

The bridge, which was constructed in 1926, was one of the main routes for transport of materials for the public sectors.

Wanted Maoist held in Bokaro

A Maoist, named as a
key accused in the murder of a CPI (ML-Liberation) MLA and
carrying a reward of Rs two lakh on his head, was arrested in
Bokaro district.

Woman kills children, self in Bokaro

A woman killed her three minor children by throwing them into a well before taking her own life by jumping in it in the district, police said.