27 Nov 2015
Ranchi: Congress state unit president Sukhdeo Bhagat yesterday filed his nomination papers for the December 14 by-election to the Jharkhand Assembly from the Lohardagga constituency.
26 Nov 2015
Ranchi: The Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) today said it would not field candidate for Lohardaga Assembly by-polls to prevent division in secular votes even as it rued that the Congress had not responded to its suggestion for a consensus UPA candidate.
23 Nov 2015
Ranchi: The Congress today officially approved the candidature of its Jharkhand unit chief Sukhdeo Bhagat to contest Lohardaga (ST) Assembly by-polls on December 14.
23 Nov 2015
Ranchi: More than 72 percent voters exercised their franchise yesterday in the first of the four-phased elections for the three-tier rural local bodies in Jharkhand despite threats by Maoists and minor violence amid tight security, officials said.
21 Nov 2015
New Delhi: A special court today concluded recording of statements of accused in a coal block allocation case in which accused firm Jharkhand Ispat Pvt Ltd (JIPL) and its two directors RS Rungta and RC Rungta are facing trial.
13 Nov 2015
New Delhi: The Election Commission (EC) today announced fresh dates for holding by-polls in Lohardaga Assembly seat of Jharkhand which fell vacant in June this year.
04 May 2015
Ranchi: The CITU on Sunday announced its support to the state-wide dawn to dusk bandh on Monday called by the Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (Prajatantrik) and the CPI in protest against the Land Acquisition Bill.
25 May 2015
Gaya (Bihar): Heavily armed Maoists torched 32 vehicles, including tankers and containers, on the Grand Trunk Road in Gaya district on the first day of the two-day Bihar and Jharkhand bandh called by the extremists against the killing of their woman leader.
15 Oct 2015
Chandigarh: Commercial and educational establishments were shut today and transport services disrupted in parts of Punjab in response to a bandh called by Sikh outfits against the killing of two youths and police action during protests over alleged desecration of their holy book.
31 Dec 2014
Jamshedpur: The dawn-to-dusk Jharkhand bandh called by Adivasi Sengel (Empowerment) Abhiyan (ASA) on Wednesday in protest against the killing of tribals by Bodo militants in Assam, passed peacefully here even as normal life remained unaffected by it.