Giridih

Maoists torch 9 vehicles, assault labourers in Jharkhand

The Maoists raided a camp office of a private road construction company in Bagabandh village under the Madhuban police station jurisdiction. 

Jun 02, 2017, 15:06 PM IST

Contractor killed in Jharkhand's Giridih district

A contractor and a former member of a panchayat samity was killed by unidentified persons in Giridih district, police today said.

May 16, 2017, 16:24 PM IST

Maoist camp destroyed in Jharkhand, a commander held

A Maoist camp was destroyed by the security personnel in Jharkhand's Giridih district and one of its commanders arrested in Khuti on Thursday, the state police said.

Mar 30, 2017, 14:24 PM IST

Dumper set ablaze during Jharkhand bandh, 6 arrested

No shops and business establishments are open anticipating violence during the bandh.

Nov 25, 2016, 14:05 PM IST

Maoists guerrillas kill two, suspecting them of being police informers, in Jharkhand's Giridih

Maoist guerrillas killed two men, accusing them of being police informers, in Jharkhand's Giridih district on Sunday, police said.

Jul 03, 2016, 13:12 PM IST

Jharkhand: CRPF jawan martyred in gunbattle with Maoists

The gunshots were fired from both two sides in Patharchhapra forest area of Giridih district. 

Jun 17, 2016, 16:07 PM IST
CRPF commando killed in Jharkhand encounter

CRPF commando killed in Jharkhand encounter

A CRPF commando was killed in an encounter with Naxals in the jungles of Giridih district of Jharkhand early Friday.

Jun 17, 2016, 11:15 AM IST
UNBELIEVABLE! She turned up to examination centre to write paper but gave birth to baby boy

UNBELIEVABLE! She turned up to examination centre to write paper but gave birth to baby boy

You may not believe it this but this rare incident really happened at an examination centre in Jharkhand!

Apr 27, 2016, 14:02 PM IST

12 die as trailer-truck ploughs into Saraswati puja procession

Twelve persons were on Sunday killed and at least 15 others injured when a moving heavy vehicle ploughed into a Saraswati idol immersion procession on the Grand Trunk Road between Giridih and Bagodar.

Feb 15, 2016, 01:18 AM IST

Maoist forces strike in Jharkhand, blow up govt buildings

Maoist forces struck in Chainpur in the Giridih region of Jharkhand on Friday morning, blowing up three government buildings.

Jul 10, 2015, 10:00 AM IST

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.

Jun 25, 2015, 17:43 PM IST

Five die in bus mishap in Giridih

Five persons were killed and 15 others injured when a bus overturned near Gujiadih More in the district, police said.

May 14, 2015, 14:19 PM IST

Five die in bus mishap in Jharkhand's Giridih district

 Five persons were killed and 15 others injured when a bus overturned near Gujiadih More in the district, police said.

May 14, 2015, 14:09 PM IST
Stop perennial rise and fall of govts, vote BJP to power: Amit Shah

Stop perennial rise and fall of govts, vote BJP to power: Amit Shah

BJP president Amit Shah Wednesday said the people of Jharkhand could stop the 'perennial rise and fall of governments' seen in the state for the past 14 years if the party was voted to power with majority.

Dec 10, 2014, 15:17 PM IST

JMM candidate's nomination papers rejected in Jharkhand

Giridih: The nomination of JMM candidate Nizammudin Ansari for the Jharkhand Assembly polls from Dhanwar constituency was Monday rejected as he was sentenced to two years in prison by a Giridih court in 2013 RPT 2013 in connection with an assault case.

Nov 24, 2014, 15:46 PM IST

Arms seized atop Parasnath hills in Giridih

A cache of arms, ammunition and other articles were recovered from a Maoist hideout by paramilitary forces during a search operation atop Parasnath Hills in Giridih district, police said Wednesday.

Jul 23, 2014, 14:08 PM IST

Arms seized atop Parasnath hills in Giridih

A cache of arms, ammunition and other articles were recovered from a Maoist hideout by para-military forces during a search operation atop Parasnath Hills in Giridih district, police said.

Jul 23, 2014, 13:05 PM IST

Full bench upholds prison sentence against lawyer in Jharkhand

A full bench of Jharkhand High Court on Tuesday upheld a lower court`s jail sentence against a lawyer in a contempt case eight years ago.

Jun 25, 2014, 00:33 AM IST

Jharkhand pie`s major share in BJP kitty

The BJP swept the Jharkhand Lok Sabha poll by winning 10 seats and is leading on two others while riding on a popularity wave of its prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi.

May 16, 2014, 22:04 PM IST

Explosives recovered in Jharkhand

A huge cache of explosives was recovered in Jharkhand`s Giridih district Friday, police said.

May 09, 2014, 21:28 PM IST