Giridih district

Two policemen killed while defusing bomb in Jharkhand

The accident took place when the members of Anti-Bomb Disposal Squad were defusing bombs that were kept at Saria Police Station of Giridih district.

Nov 20, 2017, 19:52 PM IST
Myanmar's Consul General dies in Jharkhand road accident

Myanmar's Consul General dies in Jharkhand road accident

His wife and two others were injured in the accident.  

Oct 27, 2017, 16:13 PM IST

Five killed while extracting coal illegally from closed mine in Jharkhand's Giridih

In Jharkhand, more than 500 people have died while extracting coal from closed mines.

May 27, 2017, 15:17 PM IST

Policeman killed in encounter with Maoists in Jharkhand

A police personnel was on Friday killed in an encounter with Maoists in Patharchhapra jungles of Giridih district, the police said.

Jun 17, 2016, 12:28 PM IST

400 hutments destroyed in Jharkhand

A couple of pillars of a road bridge across a river in Giridih district were damaged and at least 400 hutments were destroyed following heavy rains accompanied by gales in Pakur district of Jharkhand on Sunday evening, officials said on Monday.

Oct 14, 2013, 14:51 PM IST

Explosives seized in Jharkhand

Gelatine sticks and detonators were seized during search operation by the police in Maoist-affected Giridih district.

Aug 29, 2013, 18:30 PM IST

Two Maoists surrender in Jharkhand

Two hardcore CPI (Maoist), including a woman, surrendered with arms in Naxal-hit Giridih district on Thursday.

Jun 09, 2011, 15:27 PM IST

Maoists kill man at "kangaroo court"

Members of the CPI (Maoist) severed the head and legs of a man who was given
"death sentence" by a "kangaroo court" in the Naxal-infested Giridih district, police said on Friday.

Nov 12, 2010, 11:43 AM IST