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Three ex-IPS officers join BJP in Jharkhand
Wed, Oct 29, 2014

The BJP already has a former policeman for a legislator — V D Ram retired as the DGP of the state and is currently the Palamu MP.

Between BJP and power bid, Hemant evolved and assured
Mon, Oct 27, 2014

This October is a far cry from January 2013 when Hemant, 39, who had pulled down the Arjun Munda government, was made to wait six months by the Congress before it lent its support

Jharkhand regional parties unhappy with five-phase election
Sun, Oct 26, 2014

There are worries that a long-drawn-out electoral process will favour the national parties as they can manage the logistics, ration out funds and keep cadres motivated over such a long period.

Jharkhand officials suspect 7 anthrax deaths since April
Sat, Oct 25, 2014

Civil surgeon of Simdega said he has ordered that all residents above the age of 10 be given prophylactic treatment and that all cattle be vaccinated.

Change at helm can add to BJP’s Jharkhand woes
Thu, Oct 23, 2014

Party workers are questioning in private the decision to replace Vinod Pandey with Trivendra Singh Rawat.

Police make first arrests in 2011 Ranchi Games scam
Fri, Oct 17, 2014

Say larger tenders favoured, inflated number of items bought.

Maoist killed catholic nun, accepts arrested leader
Sat, Oct 11, 2014

The BBC had quoted a Maoist spokesperson after sister Valsa's murder claiming responsibility for the killing.

Former minister Sao was arrested from house of ‘human trafficker’
Tue, Oct 07, 2014

Sao, a Congress MLA from Barkagaon, was arrested on a non-bailable warrant issued against him by a Hazaribagh court.

Ex-Jharkhand minister who ‘set up criminal gangs’ held
Mon, Oct 06, 2014

The Delhi Police said Sao also formed another criminal outfit with alleged links to left-wing extremist groups, the Jharkhand Bachao Andolan.

Who killed Kamlesh?
Sun, Oct 05, 2014

He died of an epileptic attack unlike his parents who died of starvation in 2003.

Maoist leader involved in major attacks arrested in Jharkhand
Mon, Sep 29, 2014

Prabirda’s interrogation has revealed the importance Maoists have accorded to the Santhal Pargana region.

Rail project to raise coal output set to miss deadline
Mon, Sep 29, 2014

Jharkhand, Orissa, Chhattisgarh yet to hand over land.

11 yrs after family died of starvation, Jharkhand youth succumbs to ‘hunger’
Mon, Sep 29, 2014

Kamlesh Munda was found dead on a cot in his house on Thursday.

Boy, whose parents died due to starvation, apparently succumbs to same
Sat, Sep 27, 2014

The district administration maintains Kamlesh Munda of Betulkhurd died of epilepsy.

Police agree to file case in molestation complaint against CRPF man
Tue, Sep 23, 2014

JHARKHAND: Assurance follows protest by local Adivasi leaders.

Adivasi leaders demand probe into alleged molestation by CRPF jawan in Jharkhand district
Mon, Sep 22, 2014

The incident in question took place on the afternoon of September 8 in Kudmud village of Jalasar panchayat.

Jharkhand government’s digital attendance system faces obstacles
Mon, Sep 22, 2014

The average attendance for August was 8216, excluding holidays - this, against 13,308 active users.

Villagers in Latehar district claim harassment by forest department
Mon, Sep 22, 2014

The irony in the case is that the FD is now doing to these villagers what the Maoists did in 2011.

Long wait for 2 more eggs on midday meal plates
Wed, Sep 17, 2014

Jharkhand: Minister wants private players, CM for women’s group

Jharkhand district in malaria grip, 10 dead
Wed, Sep 03, 2014

Latehar: All victims children; 77 more test positive

Cop suspended for alleged rape of woman constable
Tue, Aug 26, 2014

Efforts are reportedly on to find a “compromise.” That could mean Chowdhary may escape harassment charges.

No proof yet shooter’s husband had converted, say police
Tue, Aug 26, 2014

Dwednath said his sister met Ranjeet in May at a summer camp organised for shooters by the state government.

‘Bullet’ Brahmins
Sun, Aug 24, 2014

They targeted the well-heeled, idolised a Telugu films’ villain and left behind calling cards.

After Hooda, Jharkhand CM Hemant Soren faces jeers from crowd as he shares stage with Modi
Fri, Aug 22, 2014

Addressing a public meeting Modi said that Jharkhand has the potential to be developed many times more than Gujarat.

Maoists kill 16 of splinter group considered close to Jharkhand police
Sun, Aug 10, 2014

Villagers said there were two children in the TSPC squad who looked about 12-13 years old.

Ex-DGP helped form 3 extremist groups: Soren
Wed, Aug 06, 2014

According to Soren, Ram, who was DGP twice, “formed the extremist organisations” when the BJP was in power in the state.

Help, rescued from Vasant Kunj home, threatened in Jharkhand
Mon, Aug 04, 2014

The 18-year-old alleged that two men met her, asked her to sign papers and she would get lots of money.

‘CRPF used fake surrender youths as guides on anti-Naxal ops’
Wed, Jul 30, 2014

Sunday Express reported on July 20 that Jharkhand government had asked for a CBI inquiry into “fake surrenders”.

Police constable held for leading ‘revenge’ gang
Tue, Jul 29, 2014

Among eight people, who where shot by the members of Anjan Kumar Shukla’s gang, three were senior officials of Tata group.

Naxals blow up rail tracks, Rajdhani pilot engine derails
Thu, Jul 24, 2014

No casualty was reported in the blast that took place late on Tuesday night.

Ex-CRPF IG wrote to DGP in 2012, raised doubts over 514 at Ranchi jail
Tue, Jul 22, 2014

In his letter, Rao noted that a Company of the 203rd Battalion of the CoBRA was being tasked with looking after the men in custody.

One sold his bike, others their land for jobs that weren’t
Tue, Jul 22, 2014

Jharkhand’s ‘surrender’ scam: Victims promised jobs, then told to pose as Naxals.

Fake surrenders: As Ranchi police drags feet, Express traces accused
Mon, Jul 21, 2014

The FIR naming the four accused was registered on March 28. The Indian Express traced both down in a day.

Jharkhand: CBI must probe ‘fake’ Naxal surrenders
Sun, Jul 20, 2014

State govt looks into charges that ex-MI official, CRPF men got Adivasi youths to pose as Maoists and surrender after promising them jobs.

Woman whose ‘molestation’ led to revenge rape of a minor arrested
Wed, Jul 16, 2014

The woman was arrested on Sunday for allegedly instigating her husband to rape the 14-year-old.

Iranian student alleges sexual harassment, gets AMU showcause notice
Tue, Jul 15, 2014

The notice comes five days after the UGC sent a letter to AMU asking it to comment on the girl’s complaint.