20 Aug 2016
Kolkata: Amid the raging controversy over cow vigilantism, Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das on Saturday said those who consider India as their country should treat cow as their mother. Das, however, stressed that there should be no violence in the garb of cow vigilantism and said cattle smugglers may be involved in the recent events of violence over cow protection.
17 Aug 2016
Ranchi: Jharkhand on Wednesday became the third state to ratify the Goods and Services Tax Amendment Bill in a special session of the Legislative Assembly. Thanking all the MLAs of the House for rising above party lines to ratify the bill, Chief Minister Raghubar Das said that the unanimity demonstrated by the legislators on initiating one country, one tax was exemplary.
28 Dec 2015
Jamshedpur: Pro-domicile political parties Jharkhand Disom Party (JDP) and Jharkhand People's Party (JPP) have extended their support to the statewide bandh called by various tribal organizations including Adivasi-Moolvasi Janadhikar Manch and Adivasi Jan Parishad on December 29 in protest against the state government's lingering approach in framing a domicile policy.
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.
28 Jul 2016
Ranchi: Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das on Wednesday thanked Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar after getting the first consignment of state’s map from the neighbouring state.
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.
08 Jul 2016
Ranchi: Meant to boost irrigation, small water bodies in Jharkhand seem to have become death traps, and politics is brewing over them with the Congress targeting the BJP government.
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.
06 Jun 2016
Amritsar: Prayers were offered at the Golden Temple complex today morning as the 32nd anniversary of Indian Army's 'Operation Bluestar' passed off peacefully.
30 Jun 2016
Ranchi: Jharkhand BJP President Tala Marandi's son Munna Marandi has been accused of sexually exploiting a girl for over two years and marrying another girl, a minor, this week.