03 Mar 2012
The Jharkhand government had 'failed miserably' to utilise even 30 percent of its Rs 15,300 crore budget for 201-2012 though the year is about to end in another three weeks, Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (JVM) (Prajatantrik) chief Babulal Marandi said on Saturday.
03 Mar 2012
The daughters of Saranda in Jharkhand will soon be seen protecting the industrial houses in the state. With the joint efforts of the CRPF 197 battalion and self-help group ‘Sahyog’, 35 girls from the Naxal affected areas are being trained to become private security guards under the programme ‘Operation Conversion’.
03 Apr 2014
Hussainabad (Jharkhand): A day after BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi taunted Rahul Gandhi of aligning with a scam tainted convict, RJD supremo Lalu Prasad Yadav on Thursday claimed that his conviction in a fodder scam case was a ‘conspiracy by the elite’.
18 Feb 2012
Students in Jharkhand have failed to draw benefits from the ‘National Means-cum-Merit Scholarship’ provided by the Central government as they failed to attain the cut-off percentage required to qualify in the test.
13 Mar 2014
Ranchi/New Delhi: Hemant Soren-led Jharkhand government is bracing for another blow as one of his Cabinet colleagues is showing signs of resentment. Senior Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) leader and Food Supply Minister Simon Marandi called Hemant a man ‘surrounded by sycophants'.
16 Apr 2012
A man and his wife were killed after being branded as practising witchcraft by two men at Haslata village in Gumla district, Superintendent of Police Jatin Narwal said on Monday.
28 Mar 2012
Political leaders in Jharkhand have made a strong pitch for increasing the strength of the 82-member Jharkhand Assembly, saying it can provide political stability and put to rest allegations of horse-trading during Rajya Sabha elections.
09 Apr 2012
President of Mazdoor Union of a leading cement company was shot dead early morning on Monday near Jhinkpani chowk of West Singhbhum district, police said.
01 Apr 2014
New Delhi: Life's unpredictable nature hit Chetan Mahajan right in the face when he ended up spending a month in Bokaro's Chas jail instead of what should have been for not more than a day.
15 Apr 2014
London: He is the star attraction of the aquarium and it’s easy to see why. An eye-catching two-toned lobster called Harley Quinn has become even more striking after molting to reveal electric blue on one side of his body.