Gelatine and ammonium nitrate seized in Jharkhand

Two persons were arrested and a huge amount of gelatine sticks and ammonium nitrate were recovered from their possession in Dumka district in a raid.

Jharkhand: Girl commits suicide after parents refuse to build toilet in home

A 17-year-old girl allegedly committed suicide in Jharkhand’s Dumka district after her parents turned down her request to construct a toilet in the house.

Maoist operative wanted in Pakur SP killing arrested from Dumka, Jharkhand

 A CPI (Maoist) operative who was allegedly involved in several Naxal-related incidents including the killing of Pakur district Superintendent of Police Amarjeet Balihar in 2013, was today arrested from Chatupara locality of Dumka district.

Jharkhand Police recover seven sacks of detonators

Police has detained the driver of an SUV and recovered seven sacks of detonators in Jharkhand.

Bombs discovered near rail tracks in Jharkhand

Five bombs were on Friday recovered near railway tracks at Sugnibad village in Dumka district, police said here.

Polling personnel for 96 booths to be airdropped in Dumka

 Polling personnel for 96 booths will be airdropped tomorrow in Dumka ahead of the fifth and final phase of polling in 16 constituencies on December 20.

Jharkhand polls: PM Narendra Modi slams Congress for ignoring tribals

Launching a scathing attack on the Congress, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said that the former holds meetings everyday to churn out strategies to spread lies and mislead the voters.

Have to overthrow govt of father-son duo: PM Modi to Jharkhand voters
Have to overthrow govt of father-son duo: PM Modi to Jharkhand voters

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday slammed the father-son duo of Shibu Soren and Hemant, calling on the voters in Jharkhand to overthrow their government.

Most-wanted Maoist operative arrested

A prominent member of the Special Area Committee (SAC) of the CPI(Maoists) was arrested from Harwadangal forest under Ramgarh police station limits of Dumka district, senior police officers on Sunday said.

Election Commission asks Jharkhand to remove Dumka SP

The Election Commission has asked the Jharkhand government to remove Dumka Superintendent of Police Nirmal Kumar Mishra.

Two Maoists held for Pakur SP murder

Two CPI (Maoists) activists, allegedly involved in the killing of Pakur SP Amarjit Balihar, were arrested from Kathikund Police Station area of Dumka district, police said on Monday.

Re-polling went off peacefully in two booths of Jharkhand

Re-polling passed off peacefully at two booths in Dumka district of Jharkhand on Monday, according to official sources here.

Compensation for families of poll staff killed in Jharkhand

The families of eight people, who were killed in a landmine blast in Jharkhand`s Dumka district Thursday on their way back from a polling booth, would get Rs 20 lakh each as compensation, an official statement said.

Maoist slipping into West Bengal after committing crime: Soren

A day after Maoists struck the state killing eight polling and police officials, Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren on Friday said the ultras were taking advantage of the interstate border with West Bengal and slipping in to the neighbouring state after the attacks.

JMM may lose in Dumka, Rajmahal, says Jharkhand minister

The JMM may lose in Dumka and Rajmahal Lok Sabha constituencies in the current election, said senior leader and Jharkhand cabinet minister Simon Marandi Tuesday.

Narendra Modi`s rally at Dumka cancelled

BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi`s scheduled public rally at Dumka on March 24 has been cancelled, the party`s Jharkhand unit general secretary Balmukund Sahay said here on Tuesday.

Two former Jharkand CMs to fight LS poll

Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (Prajatantric- JVM) President and former Chief Minister Babulal Marandi will contest from Dumka Lok Sabha seat, the party announced in its second list on Friday.

JMM chief Shibu Soren to contest from Dumka

Sitting MP and JMM supremo Shibu Soren will contest from the Dumka Lok Sabha constituency in the ensuing General Elections.

SSB jawan injured in Jharkhand

A Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) jawan on Sunday suffered serious injuries following a fire from his fire-arm in Gopikadar camp in Dumka district, police said.

Man hacks daughter to death in Jharkhand

A man has been accused of hacking to death his four-year-old daughter on Thursday in Badhwari village under Hansdiha police station in Dumka district.