Powerful explosive recovered in Naxal-affected Chatra

Security forces today recovered a seven kg pipe bomb planted under the Ghori Ghat Main road in Chatra district, police said here.

Magadh Open Cast mine,Asia's largest, inagurated in Chatra

The Magadh Open Cast mine, Asia's largest mine, in Chatra district was today inagurated.

Police nab five men with six kilograms of opium in Jharkhand

Police in Chatra district of Jharkhand arrested five men on Tuesday for allegedly trying to smuggle six kilograms of opium.

Women sterilised under torchlight: doctor's suspension sought

 The authorities have recommended suspension of a doctor who is in-charge of a community health sub-centre in Chatra district where about 40 women were operated upon at a sterilisation camp allegedly under torchlight last week.

Policeman killed in Jharkhand Naxal attack

A constable was today killed and two other jawans were injured in a Maoist assault at Itkhori in Chatra district, police said here.

PM to inaugurate NTPC thermal power plant in Jharkhand today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will dedicate to the nation the Ranchi-Dharamjaygarh-Sipat 765kv inter-regional power transmission line in Jharkhand on Thursday.

First day bandh by Maoists peaceful, fails to evoke response

The first day of the 48-hour bandh called by the CPI (Maoist) to protest the killing of 10 of their cadres in Chatra last month, was incident-free and life remained normal in most parts of Jharkhand.

Munda criticises Jharkhand administration under Prez rule

Former Jharkhand CM Arjun Munda said state administration under President`s rule seemed to have diverted from its objectivity and trying to project itself through advertisements as if it was elected.

Curfew relaxed for two hrs in Chatra, situation normal

Situation in the curfew-bound Pathalgadha block in Chatra district returned normal on Monday as the administration allowed two hours break for the citizens to purchase essential commodities.

Five persons die in electrocution in Chatra

At least five persons died and several others injured Friday when an overhead electric wire snapped and fell on a trekker at Asari village in Chatra district.

Maoist torch vehicles, machinery in Chatra, Lohardaga

torched twenty vehicles and machines in Chatra and Lohardaga
districts, the police said on Wednesday.

Four killed in road mishap in Chatra district

Four persons were killed Monday and eight others injured when their Gaya-bound mini-bus overturned near Nagaar village in Chatra district, the police said here.

One shot at, another abducted by suspected Maoists in Chatra

Suspected Maoists
shot at a person and kidnapped a government employee while
unknown gunmen looted a nationalised bank in separate
incidents in Jharkhand today.