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.
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
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.
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.
Party workers are questioning in private the decision to replace Vinod Pandey with Trivendra Singh Rawat.
Say larger tenders favoured, inflated number of items bought.
The BBC had quoted a Maoist spokesperson after sister Valsa's murder claiming responsibility for the killing.
Sao, a Congress MLA from Barkagaon, was arrested on a non-bailable warrant issued against him by a Hazaribagh court.
The Delhi Police said Sao also formed another criminal outfit with alleged links to left-wing extremist groups, the Jharkhand Bachao Andolan.
He died of an epileptic attack unlike his parents who died of starvation in 2003.
Prabirda’s interrogation has revealed the importance Maoists have accorded to the Santhal Pargana region.
Jharkhand, Orissa, Chhattisgarh yet to hand over land.
Kamlesh Munda was found dead on a cot in his house on Thursday.
The district administration maintains Kamlesh Munda of Betulkhurd died of epilepsy.
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The incident in question took place on the afternoon of September 8 in Kudmud village of Jalasar panchayat.
The average attendance for August was 8216, excluding holidays - this, against 13,308 active users.
The irony in the case is that the FD is now doing to these villagers what the Maoists did in 2011.
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Efforts are reportedly on to find a “compromise.” That could mean Chowdhary may escape harassment charges.
Dwednath said his sister met Ranjeet in May at a summer camp organised for shooters by the state government.
They targeted the well-heeled, idolised a Telugu films’ villain and left behind calling cards.
Addressing a public meeting Modi said that Jharkhand has the potential to be developed many times more than Gujarat.
Villagers said there were two children in the TSPC squad who looked about 12-13 years old.
According to Soren, Ram, who was DGP twice, “formed the extremist organisations” when the BJP was in power in the state.
The 18-year-old alleged that two men met her, asked her to sign papers and she would get lots of money.
Sunday Express reported on July 20 that Jharkhand government had asked for a CBI inquiry into “fake surrenders”.
Among eight people, who where shot by the members of Anjan Kumar Shukla’s gang, three were senior officials of Tata group.
No casualty was reported in the blast that took place late on Tuesday night.
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.
Jharkhand’s ‘surrender’ scam: Victims promised jobs, then told to pose as Naxals.
The FIR naming the four accused was registered on March 28. The Indian Express traced both down in a day.
State govt looks into charges that ex-MI official, CRPF men got Adivasi youths to pose as Maoists and surrender after promising them jobs.
The woman was arrested on Sunday for allegedly instigating her husband to rape the 14-year-old.
The notice comes five days after the UGC sent a letter to AMU asking it to comment on the girl’s complaint.