Jharkhand News

PM Modi inaugurates slew of projects in Jharkhand, says Centre working to uplift all sections of people

PM Modi inaugurates slew of projects in Jharkhand, says Centre working to uplift all sections of people

The Prime Minister inaugurated three medical college buildings in Hazaribagh, Dumka and Palamu in the state.

Feb 17, 2019, 19:44 PM IST
JMM leader Hemant Soren wants Congress to play role of 'elder brother' in grand alliance

JMM leader Hemant Soren wants Congress to play role of 'elder brother' in grand alliance

Hemant Soren made the remarks just days after sealing an alliance with the Congress for the Lok Sabha election in Jharkhand.

Feb 17, 2019, 19:14 PM IST
At least 40 students fall ill after consuming 'prasad' at Jharkhand school

At least 40 students fall ill after consuming 'prasad' at Jharkhand school

An investigation has been initiated into the matter.

Feb 11, 2019, 06:37 AM IST
CRPF jawan donates blood to injured Naxal at Ranchi hospital

CRPF jawan donates blood to injured Naxal at Ranchi hospital

The naxal was injured during an exchange of fire with the troops of 209 Commando Battalion for Resolute Action (CoBRA).

Feb 05, 2019, 19:48 PM IST
Opposition protests against removal of burqa, black dupattas in Jharkhand

Opposition protests against removal of burqa, black dupattas in Jharkhand

Jhobha Manjhi, a Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) MLA, spoke on the incident that took place on Sunday, when the House met for the day at 11 a.m. 

Feb 04, 2019, 15:33 PM IST
Five PLFI ultras killed, two injured in encounter with security forces

Five PLFI ultras killed, two injured in encounter with security forces

The PLFI is a splinter group of the CPI(Maoist).

Jan 29, 2019, 15:45 PM IST
Jharkhand: 5 People's Liberation Front of India members killed in encounter, arms and ammunition recovered

Jharkhand: 5 People's Liberation Front of India members killed in encounter, arms and ammunition recovered

Five members of banned People's Liberation Front of India (PLFI) members were killed in an encounter on early Tuesday morning in Jharkhand. Two more members are critical and have been admitted to

Jan 29, 2019, 14:59 PM IST
Ordered to take holy dip in Ganga & organise feast for village, rape victim attempts suicide

Ordered to take holy dip in Ganga & organise feast for village, rape victim attempts suicide

A rape victim tried to commit suicide after the village panchayat in Jharkhand ordered her to take a holy dip in River Ganga and organised a feast for the entire village.

Jan 25, 2019, 11:27 AM IST
Anti-nationals to be crushed in Jharkhand: CM Raghubar Das

Anti-nationals to be crushed in Jharkhand: CM Raghubar Das

Das said Pathalgadi is Jharkhand culture, but nobody would be allowed to do unconstitutional acts in the garb of Pathalgadi.

Jan 18, 2019, 23:24 PM IST
Top Naxal commander killed in encounter in Jharkhand's Dumka

Top Naxal commander killed in encounter in Jharkhand's Dumka

Arms and ammunition have also been recovered from the encounter spot.

Jan 13, 2019, 19:48 PM IST
PM lays foundation of irrigation projects in Jharkhand, slams Congress for treating farmers as vote bank

PM lays foundation of irrigation projects in Jharkhand, slams Congress for treating farmers as vote bank

PM Modi, who is in Jharkhand, inaugurated a slew of development projects.

Jan 05, 2019, 12:46 PM IST
Jharkhand bans black clothes, items in PM Modi's rally

Jharkhand bans black clothes, items in PM Modi's rally

Apprehending that some people may show black flag to the prime minister, the Palamu district administration has banned entry of all black materials including black dresses to the venue of Narendra

Jan 01, 2019, 12:16 PM IST
Woman, roommate commits suicide in Jharkhand

Woman, roommate commits suicide in Jharkhand

The bodies have been sent for post-mortem, the officer said adding that police has started an investigation.

Dec 28, 2018, 00:40 AM IST
Congress sweeps Kolebira Assembly bypoll

Congress sweeps Kolebira Assembly bypoll

The Congress on Sunday won the Kolebira Assembly bypoll in Jharkhand. Congress candidate Naman Bixal Kongari made a clean sweep by 9658 votes. 

Dec 23, 2018, 16:19 PM IST
Jasdan, Kolebira Assembly bypoll results: Full list of winners

Jasdan, Kolebira Assembly bypoll results: Full list of winners

The byelection, which was held on December 20, has become a battle of prestige for the ruling party ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha polls.

Dec 23, 2018, 12:00 PM IST
Kolebira Assembly by-election results trends and updates: BJP, Congress, Jharkhand Party in close contest

Kolebira Assembly by-election results trends and updates: BJP, Congress, Jharkhand Party in close contest

The bypoll in Kolebira was necessitated after Jharkhand party MLA Enos Ekka was convicted for a teacher’s murder. 

Dec 23, 2018, 09:50 AM IST
Live streaming of Jharkhand Kolebira Assembly by-election results 2018 on Zee News

Live streaming of Jharkhand Kolebira Assembly by-election results 2018 on Zee News

The Kolebira seat fell vacant after Enos Ekka was convicted in the murder case of a teacher and awarded life sentence.  

Dec 23, 2018, 08:40 AM IST
Kolebira Assembly bypoll live updates: Congress candidate Naman Bixal Kongari wins

Kolebira Assembly bypoll live updates: Congress candidate Naman Bixal Kongari wins

Counting began on Sunday for the Assembly by-elections in Jharkhand’s Kolebira. The bypoll in Kolebira after Jharkhand party MLA Enos Ekka was convicted for a teacher’s murder. 

Dec 23, 2018, 08:21 AM IST
Polling underway for Assembly bypolls in Gujarat’s Jasdan, Jharkhand’s Kolebira

Polling underway for Assembly bypolls in Gujarat’s Jasdan, Jharkhand’s Kolebira

The bypoll in Gujarat’s Jasdan is considered to be a prestige battle between the BJP and the Congress.

Dec 20, 2018, 08:58 AM IST
Kissing contest banned in Siddo-Kanhu fair in Jharkhand

Kissing contest banned in Siddo-Kanhu fair in Jharkhand

The competition in the fair, organised in Littipara block in Pakur district, had created controversy last year after photos and videos of 18 tribal couples locking their lips in public went viral.

Dec 15, 2018, 20:01 PM IST