I feared that ground would open up and swallow us: Mountaineer on Nepal quake

Moments after the earthquake jolted Nepal, climbers of Mt Everest saw avalanches rushing down from three sides with no place to hide, recounts mountaineer Hemant Gupta.

Bachendri Pal urges govt for adequate facilities to jawans

The first woman conqueror of world's highest summit Mt Everest, Bachendri Pal on Monday urged the Centre to provide adequate facilities, including drinking water and good quality sunglasses, to jawans discharging their duty on the border.

Two Jamshedpur mountaineers return to Everest base camp

Mountaineers Hemant Gupta and Payo Murmu, who were stuck up at 22,000 ft height of the Himalayas on way to the summit on Aril 25 when the quack struck in Nepal, today safely returned to the base camp.

Minor girl sexually assaulted by father in Jamshedpur

A minor girl was allegedly sexually assaulted by his father in Nildih area here, police said on Saturday.

Explosives found from jungle in Jharkhand

Security personnel on Thursday recovered explosives from Porahat jungle under Goilkera police station in adjoining West Singhbhum district, a senior police officer said.

Jamshedpur schoolgirl stands for her rights, rejects child marriage

Standing against the practice of child marriage, 14-year-old tribal girl, Duli Hembram, from Jamshedpur, Jharkhand, rejected marriage and wrote to the school`s principal expressing her desire to study.

Three-day JMM convention from Apr 16 in Jamshedpur

A three-day convention of Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) is scheduled to be held here from April 16 to 18 at Gopal Maidan, Bistupur, JMM sources on Tuesday said.

991 participate in hand washing relay in Jharkhand

India's premier B-school, XLRI - Xavier School of Management in Jamshedpur, Jharkhand has created a world record for the largest hand washing relay with a whopping 991 participants, a statement said on Thursday.

Jamshedpur: Meet the blind teenagers who made a rock band!

Jamshedpur: Meet the blind teenagers who made a rock band!

Vehicle falls from bridge, 24 hurt

 About 24 labourers were injured when the vehicle carrying them fell from a bridge on Potka-Hata road in Potka area near here on Wednesday, the police said on Wednesday.

CRPF jawan shoots himself dead in Jamshedpur

A CRPF jawan allegedly shot himself dead in a camp in Chakradharpur sub-division of Seraikela-Kharswan district, police on Wednesday said.

Miscreants rob five passengers of Howrah-bound train

Five passengers were on Sunday robbed of their cash, mobile phone and other belongings on board the Howrah-bound Geetanjali express at Tatanagar railway station here, Government Railway Police (GRP) said.

Jharkhand: Christians condemn attack on churches

The Christian community here have expressed concern over the recent attacks on churches in the country, especially in Delhi.

Naxal commander, two accomplices arrested in Jharkhand

An area commander of an ultra outfit and two of his accomplices were arrested from Porahat jungle under naxal-affected West Singhbhum district, a senior police officer on Sunday said.

One lakh employment opportunities in next six months in Jharkhand: Das

Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghuvar Das on Sunday said that he will provide one lakh employment opportunities to the people of the state in the next six months.

Jharkhand: 1 student dies, 13 sick of suffocation

One student died and 13 others were admitted to a hospital on Sunday after they fell unconscious due to suffocation in Barkadal Upgraded school during Saraswati Puja at Rajnagar in Seraikela-Kharswan district.

Policeman injured in encounter with Maoists in Jharkhand, dies

A district police personnel, who sustained head injury in an encounter between Maoists and security personnel at Vikrampur village in East Singhbhum district on Sunday last, succumbed to his injuries last night, a senior police officer said.

Jharkhand CM forbids party workers from staging dharna unnecessarily

Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das on Thursday asked his BJP party workers to refrain from staging dharna or putting up road blockades unnecessarily, and ensure that government schemes are implemented properly.

Mob sets fire to trucks after accident in Jamshedpur

A mob in the Saraikela area of the Jamshedpur district set fire to six trucks after a road accident resulted in the death of a motorcyclist.

Two suspected ultras shot dead by CPI-M activists

Two suspected ultras were shot dead by the activists of CPI (Maoists) allegedly over a dispute regarding sharing of levy at Kadamdiha in naxal-hit West Singhbhum district on Tuesday, police said.