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'Giridih' - 16 News Result(s)

  • Jharkhand: Cops asked to take action against JMM candidate accused of murder

    Jharkhand: Cops asked to take action against JMM candidate accused of murder

    Acting on a complaint, Jharkhand Chief Electoral Officer P K Jajoria today directed the state police chief to initiate legal process against JMM candidate from Giridih Lok Sabha seat Jagannath Mahto, an accused in the lynching of a youth at a "people...

  • Naxals release kidnapped government employees in Jharkhand

    Naxals release kidnapped government employees in Jharkhand

    Four government employees who were kidnapped by Naxals in Jharkhand's Giridih district have been released.

  • 36 hours after four government employees were kidnapped in Jharkhand, Naxals yet to make any demands

    36 hours after four government employees were kidnapped in Jharkhand, Naxals yet to make any demands

    More than 36 hours after four government employees were kidnapped by suspected Naxals in Jharkhand's Giridih district, there is still no news of them. The district administration claims the Naxals have still not made any demands for their release.

  • Maoists abduct five officials in Jharkhand

    Maoists abduct five officials in Jharkhand

    Suspected Maoists abducted five people in Jharkhand's Giridih district but later freed the driver of their vehicle, police said on Saturday.

  • Alert sounded in Giridih, Dhanbad after Naxal attack on train in Bihar

    The Jharkhand Police have sounded an alert in Giridih and Dhanbad in the wake of the brazen attack by Maoists on a train in neighbouring Bihar's Jamui district.

  • Two months after wedding, man shot by teenage brother-in-law

    Two months after wedding, man shot by teenage brother-in-law

    In a suspected bid for honour killing, a man, who had married a girl from another community about two months ago, was on Wednesday shot at allegedly by his teenage brother-in-law in Giridih in Jharkhand.

  • Three killed in Naxal attack on police van in Jharkhand

    Three killed in Naxal attack on police van in Jharkhand

    Naxals attacked a prison van and killed three people, including two policemen and an undertrial in Jharkhand's Giridih district today. 32 prisoners, who were being transported, are missing. Several Naxal leaders were also in among these prisoners.

  • Doon Express fire: Anxious relatives wait for train in Dehradun

    Doon Express fire: Anxious relatives wait for train in Dehradun

    The Howrah-Dehradun express which was struck by a fire tragedy on Tuesday is expected to reach Dehradun today. Seven people including 2 children were killed when the train caught fire yesterday in Giridih in Jharkhand. 30 people were injured in the f...

  • Two coaches of the Doon Express catch fire, seven killed

    Two coaches of the Doon Express catch fire, seven killed

    Seven people, including children, have been killed after two coaches of the Doon Express today caught fire in the wee hours near Giridih district in Jharkhand.

  • More than 3 Idiots in Jharkhand town

    More than 3 Idiots in Jharkhand town

    What's in a name? Had Shakespeare posed this question in Jharkhand's Giridih town, he would have got a collective reply - "everything". Because not only has the word 'bewakoof' (stupid) made many a fortune here, it also commands an unflinching loyalt...

  • Jharkhand: Naxals blow up rail track near Giridih

    Jharkhand: Naxals blow up rail track near Giridih

    Rail traffic on the Howrah-Delhi line that was disrupted after Naxals blew up a rail track in Jharkhand has now been restored.The incident took place at about 2 am on Monday morning when the Naxals blew up a part of the rail track near Giridih when a goods train was travelling on it.Several long-dis...

  • Jharkhand: Maoist attack police station in Giridih, torch trucks

    Maoists fired indiscriminately at a police station in Giridih, blew up a building and set trucks on fire on the Grand Trunk road in the wee hours on Thursday, to protest the arrest of their two associates.A group of armed Maoists attacked the Pirtand Police station around 1 am and started firing at ...

  • Giridih: Naxals blow up road bridge, 5 killed

    At least five people, all members of a private security firm travelling in a jeep, were killed when a road bridge was blown up by the Naxals in Giridih district of Jharkhand on Tuesday night.The guards were on their way from Pirtand to the Giridih.Though the incident happened on Tuesday night, their...

  • Maoists blow up school building in Jharkhand

    Maoists blow up school building in Jharkhand

    Maoists blew up a school building at Manjiladih in Jharkhand's Giridih district, police said today.

  • Border Security Force foils Naxal attack

    Border Security Force (BSF) jawans foiled a Maoist attack on their camp at Khudishar village in Giridih district, police said on Monday.

  • Maoists blow up two schools in Jharkhand

    Maoists blow up two schools in Jharkhand

    Maoists blew up two schools in Jharkhand's Giridih district early on Tuesday. There was no loss of life in the incident.

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