India News | Agencies | Saturday July 4, 2015
A 17-year-old girl in Jharkhand has allegedly committed suicide after her parents turned down her repeated request to build a toilet at their home, saying they were saving the money for her wedding.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 2, 2015
BJP's national spokesman MJ Akbar today won the Rajya Sabha bypoll from Jharkhand, defeating Haji Hussain Ansari of the JMM by 19 votes.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Sanjeev Singh (with inputs from PTI) | Sunday June 28, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will today visit his constituency Varanasi where he will inaugurate a number of developmental projects. Ahead of the visit, PM Modi will address the nation at 11 am in his monthly radio address 'Mann ki Baat'.
Press Trust of Inda | Friday June 26, 2015
An MoU with the group was signed in this regard yesterday, director of state industry department K Ravi Kumar told PTI today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 26, 2015
To address regional challenges in the agriculture sector, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lay foundation stone of Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI) on June 28 at Barhi in Hazaribagh district, Jharkhand.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 24, 2015
The Palamu Express derailed this evening after suspected Maoists blew up a stretch of railway tracks in Latehar district but no casualty or injury was reported.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 21, 2015
BJP national spokesperson MJ Akbar will be the party's candidate for by-election to a Rajya Sabha seat from Jharkhand.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 17, 2015
Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghuvar Das today dubbed his Odisha counterpart Naveen Patnaik as a "king" and not a "sevak" of the people.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 15, 2015
In a retort to Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's advice to BJP president Amit Shah to practice yoga regularly at home without much ado, his Jharkhand counterpart Raghuvar Das, on Saturday, branded him as 'arrogant and proud'.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Sunday June 14, 2015
MS Dhoni, who co-owns the Hockey India League (HIL) champions Ranchi Rays and hails from the hockey-loving state of Jharkhand, was present at the stadium for his personal training and didn't miss the opportunity to meet the young players.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 13, 2015
Jharkhand has decided to roll out the National Food Security Act from July 1 in eight districts, taking the total number of states and Union Territories that have so far implemented this law to 13.
India News | Written by Alok Pandey | Friday June 12, 2015
Controversy is growing over the killing of 12 suspected Maoists on the night of June 8 in Jharkhand's Palamu district.
India News | Written by Alok Pandey | Thursday June 11, 2015
It's the mango season across country, but politicians, first in Bihar and now Jharkhand, are taking their love for mangoes, to a new high.
India News | Reported by Alok Pandey; edited by Mala Das | Tuesday June 9, 2015
Twelve suspected Naxals were killed in an encounter with the police in Bihar's Palamu district in the early hours today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 7, 2015
Nineteen coal-laden wagons of a goods train derailed between Richuguta and Demu railway stations in Jharkhand's Latehar district early on Sunday morning, disrupting train services.
Others News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 5, 2015
A wild elephant has trampled two persons, including a woman, to death in separate incidents in Bhagalpur district of Bihar, an official said today.
Bangalore News | Written by Maya Sharma | Wednesday June 3, 2015
Over 100 bonded labourers who were rescued from an agarbatti (incense sticks) factory on the outskirts of Bengaluru last week, are on their way back home. The workers, from West Bengal, Jharkhand, Assam, and Nepal had been locked up and guarded with ...
India News | Reported by Alok Pandey, Edited by Veer Arjun Singh | Tuesday June 2, 2015
A man opened fire with an AK 47 inside the complex of a lower court in Hazaribagh today, firing 30 rounds. His target, gangster Sushil Shrivastava, died along with an aide on the spot.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 1, 2015
Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghuvar Das today appeared before a court in connection with a case involving violation of the electoral code of conduct in 2009.
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday June 1, 2015
Jharkhand's health minister and veteran BJP politician Ramchandra Chandrawanshi has been allegedly caught on camera attacking a political rival - Rashtriya Janata Dal leader Sambhu Chandrawanshi -- in full public view.
India News | Written by Alok Pandey | Monday June 1, 2015
Jharkhand's health minister and veteran BJP politician Ramchandra Chandrawanshi today attacked a political rival in full public view, and then got his body guards to thrash the Rashtriya Janta Dal (RJD) politician repeatedly. The incident was caught ...
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 30, 2015
Five bombs were on Thursday recovered near railway tracks at Sugnibad village in Dumka district, police said here.
India News | Written by Alok Pandey | Thursday May 28, 2015
At the only government hospital in Jharkhand's Godda district, equipment for tuberculosis testing have been set up in the worst possible "lab" - a toilet.
India News | Reported by Snigdha Basu, Edited by Anindita Sanyal (With PTI Inputs) | Sunday May 24, 2015
Over 400 people have died in the heat wave across the country, which, according to the meteorological department, will be around for a few more days. The maximum deaths -- 368 -- took place in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.