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.

Sports officer arrested in sexual harassment case

Dumka district sport officer-in-charge was arrested on the charge of exploiting a college student sexually for the last six months, police said.

Two killed in Dumka bus accident

Two persons were
killed and 28 others injured when a Murshidabad-bound bus overturned in Dumka district today, police sources said here.

Shun violence: Ramesh tells Maoists

Jairam Ramesh asked Maoists to drop guns and join mainstream saying there is no place for violence in the land of Mahatma Gandhi and Gautam Buddha.

Three killed in two bike accidents in Dumka

Three persons were killed and two others sustained serious injuries in two road mishaps in Dumka district since last night, the police said.

BSF jawan`s body found in Dumka district

The body of a Border Security Force jawan was found at a place in Chandradip
village in Dumka district, a senior police officer said.

3 killed, 7 injured as bus overturns in Dumka

Three persons were
killed and seven others injured, including two seriously, when
a bus overturned near Chailapathar village in Dumka district
Wednesday.