IG visits Chaibasa jail for probe

A top police official today visited the Chaibasa divisional jail to probe yesterday's jail break in which 15 prisoners, all Naxalites, escaped while two other extremists were killed and three injured in police firing.

Jharkhand: Two undertrials killed while escaping

Fifteen undertrial prisoners escaped on Tuesday while being escorted to jail from court in Chaibasa in Jharkhand.

Four Jharkhand mines dept officials 'abducted' by Naxalites

Four officials of Jharkhand Mines Department were suspected to have been abducted by Naxalites in West Singhbhum district on Thursday.

Seven PLFI activists arrested

Seven activists of ultra outfit People's Liberation Front of India (PLFI) were arrested from Karaikela area in Naxal-affected West Singhbhum district, a senior police officer said on Saturday.

Madhu Koda`s house searched by IT

Former Jharkhand chief minister Madhu Koda`s residence was today searched by a team of Income Tax officials in West Singhbhum district head-quarters town of Chaibasa.

Lalu Prasad Yadav`s bungalow wears pall of gloom

After his conviction by a Special CBI court in a fodder scam case, Rashtriya Janata Dal chief Lalu Prasad`s official residence at 10, Circular Road in the state capital was a deserted, gloomy place.

I am not afraid of naxal threat: Jairam Ramesh

Union Minister Jairam Ramesh on Friday dismissed naxal threat and said he would continue to make field visits in pursuit of the ongoing developmental works at different places.

12 girl students sick after food poisoning

Around twelve girl students of a residential school in West Singhbhum district fell sick after having dinner, official sources said.

Labour union leader shot dead in WB

President of Mazdoor Union of a leading cement company was shot dead early morning Monday near Jhinkpani chowk of West Singhbhum district.