Jharkhand News

Coal block case: ED attaches properties worth Rs 1.2 crore of Jharkhand Ispat Private Limited

Coal block case: ED attaches properties worth Rs 1.2 crore of Jharkhand Ispat Private Limited

The Enforcement Directorate initiated an investigation on the basis of FIR registered by CBI and the charge sheet has also been filed by CBI against Jharkhand Ispat Private Limited and its Directors

Feb 23, 2021, 21:58 PM IST
Fodder Scam: Jharkhand High Court defers RJD supremo Lalu Prasad's bail plea to February 19

Fodder Scam: Jharkhand High Court defers RJD supremo Lalu Prasad's bail plea to February 19

RJD supremo Lalu Prasad Yadav was earlier shifted to the AIIMS, Delhi from the Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences in Ranchi on the advice of the State Medical Board. Dr Umesh Prasad, Lalu`s

Feb 12, 2021, 17:31 PM IST
Fodder scam: RJD supremo Lalu Prasad's plea hearing in Jharkhand High Court today

Fodder scam: RJD supremo Lalu Prasad's plea hearing in Jharkhand High Court today

RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav was shifted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Delhi from the Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences in Ranchi on the advice of the State Medical Board. He

Feb 12, 2021, 13:30 PM IST
JAC Board Exams 2021: Jharkhand Board releases date sheet for class 10, 12

JAC Board Exams 2021: Jharkhand Board releases date sheet for class 10, 12

The Jharkhand Academic Council has announced the 10th and 12th examination dates. The JAC 10th and 12th Board Exams will begin in the month of March. JAC Chairman Arvind Singh has announced the exam

Jan 05, 2021, 20:46 PM IST
Item dance, ads and porn lead to rape: RJD leader Shivanand Tiwari on Dumka gang-rape

Item dance, ads and porn lead to rape: RJD leader Shivanand Tiwari on Dumka gang-rape

A 35-year-old woman was allegedly gang-raped by 17 men in the Mufassil area of Dumka in Jharkhand on Tuesday evening.

Dec 10, 2020, 19:56 PM IST
35-year-old woman allegedly gang-raped by 17 men in Jharkhand’s Dumka; NCW seeks detailed report

35-year-old woman allegedly gang-raped by 17 men in Jharkhand’s Dumka; NCW seeks detailed report

A 35-year-old woman was allegedly gang-raped by 17 men in Mufassil area of Dumka in Jharkhand on Tuesday evening. 

Dec 10, 2020, 12:50 PM IST
This Indian state mandates jobs for 'non-smokers' only, requires declaration from applicants

This Indian state mandates jobs for 'non-smokers' only, requires declaration from applicants

The Jharkhand government has made it mandatory for its employees to file affidavits stating that they will not consume tobacco in any form.

Dec 04, 2020, 09:33 AM IST
Meet Sangeeta Devi from Jharkhand's Pratappur who took loan to build toilet in her home

Meet Sangeeta Devi from Jharkhand's Pratappur who took loan to build toilet in her home

Villagers of Pratappur in Jharkhand decided to put an end to open defecation by building toilets while credit also goes to the awareness programe 'Main Kuch Bhi Kar Sakti Hoon'.

Nov 23, 2020, 14:52 PM IST
Jharkhand bans Chhath Puja 2020 in water bodies, restricts firecrackers, special lightings

Jharkhand bans Chhath Puja 2020 in water bodies, restricts firecrackers, special lightings

Due to the fixed timings of performing the aforementioned rituals, it is not possible to stagger these huge congregations to ensure social distancing, a govt statement read. 

Nov 16, 2020, 10:06 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi pays tributes to Birsa Munda, greets people of Jharkhand on foundation day

PM Narendra Modi pays tributes to Birsa Munda, greets people of Jharkhand on foundation day

PM Narendra Modi paid tributes to tribal leader Birsa Munda and congratulated the people of Jharkhand on foundation day and wished them happiness, prosperity and good health.

Nov 15, 2020, 10:31 AM IST
CBI court grants bail to ex-Union Minister Dilip Ray convicted in coal scam case

CBI court grants bail to ex-Union Minister Dilip Ray convicted in coal scam case

Ray was Minister of State (coal) in the Atal Bihari Vajpayee government.

Oct 26, 2020, 11:51 AM IST
JMM leader Shankar Rawani, wife found brutally murdered at residence in Dhanbad

JMM leader Shankar Rawani, wife found brutally murdered at residence in Dhanbad

The bodies of the senior JMM leader and his wife were found lying in a pool of blood at their residence in Dhanbad.

Oct 11, 2020, 15:11 PM IST
Income Tax department carries out searches at premises of prominent business group in Jharkhand, West Bengal

Income Tax department carries out searches at premises of prominent business group in Jharkhand, West Bengal

Evidence of out of books cash payments to contractors and fictitious payments to a dummy contractor have been found. 

Sep 26, 2020, 19:49 PM IST
Woman tonsured, paraded naked by mob on witchcraft allegation after villager's death in Jharkhand

Woman tonsured, paraded naked by mob on witchcraft allegation after villager's death in Jharkhand

Nine persons including six women have been arrested in connection with the case.

Sep 22, 2020, 18:01 PM IST
Bookings for daily flights from Darbhanga to Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru to start by September end: Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri

Bookings for daily flights from Darbhanga to Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru to start by September end: Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri

"Spicejet has already been awarded this route under RCS-UDAN," stated the Minister.

Sep 12, 2020, 17:39 PM IST
Deoghar Airport in Jharkhand to get ready soon with 2500-meter-long runway

Deoghar Airport in Jharkhand to get ready soon with 2500-meter-long runway

Developed by the AAI along with DRDO and Jharkhand government, the airport will cover an area of 653.75 acres of land and its terminal building will be constructed in an area of 4000 sq mt. 

Sep 03, 2020, 20:31 PM IST
High-level Central teams to be deployed to UP, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, Odisha to control rising COVID-19 cases

High-level Central teams to be deployed to UP, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, Odisha to control rising COVID-19 cases

Each of the multi-sectoral teams will comprise of an epidemiologist and a public health expert.

Aug 31, 2020, 20:41 PM IST
Cop arrested in Jharkhand's Ramgarh for allegedly raping colleague

Cop arrested in Jharkhand's Ramgarh for allegedly raping colleague

The woman police officer of sub-inspector rank alleged that she was raped repeatedly by the 28-year-old constable who promised her marriage.

Aug 25, 2020, 19:24 PM IST
Jharkhand Agriculture Minister Badal Patralekh test COVID-19 positive

Jharkhand Agriculture Minister Badal Patralekh test COVID-19 positive

The Jharkhand Agriculture Minister requested everyone who came in his contact over the last few days to get themselves tested.

Aug 23, 2020, 08:12 AM IST
9 security personnel deployed for RJD supremo Lalu Prasad's security test COVID-19 positive

9 security personnel deployed for RJD supremo Lalu Prasad's security test COVID-19 positive

Nine security personnel deployed for the security of former Bihar chief minister and RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav have tested positive for coronavirus COVID-19. 

Aug 21, 2020, 16:06 PM IST