12 Maoists killed in Jharkhand gun battle
12 Maoists killed in Jharkhand gun battle

Twelve Maoists were killed in a gun battle with security forces in Jharkhand's Palamu district on Tuesday when the insurgents were on their way to collect levy and threaten local contractors engaged in the bidi business, police said.

Hindutva is symbol of nationalism, says Jharkhand CM

Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghuvar Das on Tuesday said Hindutva is a symbol of nationalism and RSS is its true devotee.

Four awarded life imprisonment for murdering minor boy in Jharkhand

A Palamau district court today sentenced four persons to life imprisonment for murdering a 13-year-old boy.

Gang engaged in loot and robbery busted in Jharkhand

 A gang engaged in making bombs and unleashing terror with sole motive to loot and robbery was busted with the arrest of one of its member in Medininagar in Palamau district, police today said.

Life sentence for four in Jharkhand

Medininagar: Four persons were sentenced to life imprisonment by a local court today for an abduction and murder committed two years ago.

Landmine found in Jharkhand

Medininagar: A landmine was on Tuesday recovered at Hariharganj under Hussainabad assembly constituency in Palamau district, the police said.

Police lathicharge BJP supporters in Daltonganj

The police on Sunday resorted to lathicharge on BJP activists while demonstrating in front of the Town police station protesting the arrest of party candidate from Daltonganj Assembly segment Manoj Kumar Singh in Medininagar of Palamau district.

Two bodies found, protesters ransack shop in Medininagar

The highly decomposed bodies of two persons were recovered from a hillock at Kakar in Palamu district sparking off protests by locals who allegedly ransacked about a dozen shops here on Saturday.

8 PLFI operatives arrested in Jharkhand

Eight operatives of the ultra outfit PLFI were arrested and arms and ammunition seized from them in Purusothampur village of Palamau district, police today said.

Three men shot at in Medininagar in Jharkhand

Three men were shot and injured in separate incidents during in Palamau district headquarters town of Medininagar, the police said.

Local JMM leader shot dead in Medininagar

A local leader of the Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) was Sunday shot dead by an unknown gunman in Medininagar.

Man shot dead in Medininagar

Three-bike borne men pumped three bullets into Safiq Khan, husband of the village head Hushena Bano, and fled the spot, Superintendent of Police Anup T Mathew said here.

42 persons fall sick after marriage feast

Forty-two persons, including nine children, fell sick after eating at a wedding feast at Singrakala village.

Doctor gets 5-years jail for negligence

A doctor was today sentenced to five years imprisonment by a local court here for negligence that resulted in the death of woman.

Abducted headmaster freed under police pressure

A headmaster of a school in Latehar, who was abducted by unknown men in Palamau, was set free by his kidnappers.