Deepu is based in Ranchi as the newspaper’s Jharkhand correspondent. He tweets at @deepusebastian
Residents of Patna camp in Gandhi Maidan after Saturday's earth earthquake.
The Principal of one of the schools said, 'they wanted to know why we did not have a photo of PM Modi in the school'.
The ABVP was unhappy that Holy Cross and St. Xavier's, CBSE-affiliated, were open despite an education bandh call by the organisation.
After interacting with villagers, Melinda visited Pradan’s Khunti office and she left for Delhi in the evening.
An NGO had come forward to perform the last rites for unclaimed bodies at the RIMS hospital.
Security forces on Thursday night gunned down the seniormost PLFI leader in Jharkhand.
The residents of the three hamlets agree that they were there illegally.
The song depicted various VIPs dancing alongside a scantily-clad woman.
The Sunday Express visits four schools in four states, not far from the homes of their education ministers, and finds that none strictly conforms to all norms laid out in the Act.
The school has only two classes, and claims to have an average pass percentage of at least 70 per cent in Class X boards.
The three are teachers at DAV Public School-BSEB Colony, from where plus two student Priya Roy went missing on February 28.
Security stepped up at exam centres after photographs go viral.
Baij Yadav, who is on trial for petty offences, was being taken from Ranchi's Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences.
The protest organisers said they have received invitations from six other sites to conduct such protests.
The protest was organised by a platform called the National Campaign on Adivasi Rights (NCAR).
The last time someone from security forces died at the hands of the Naxals in the state was at Itkhori in Chatra on December 24 last year, days ahead of Raghubar Das being sworn in as the CM.
Traditionally, the Maoists have considered opium poppy cultivation a major source of revenue and influence in the state.
Ranchi police are set to file an FIR against former Congress minister Mannan Mallick based on a statement made by a 13-year-old girl.
Maoist sources said that the dead man was part of the PLGA team commanded by Nakul Yadav.
CM Raghubar Das said that the Jharkhand government would hire one lakh employees over the next fiscal.
There are other reasons for this hope. Local MP Jayant Sinha has selected Jarba under the Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojana.
Girls may have entered into pact after one was scolded for talking to boys
The cabinet announced the maintenance of multiple roads and also a meeting in Dumka once every 3 months.
Sunday’s meeting was only the third time that the state’s sub-capital has hosted the cabinet.
Jharkhand police holds Arvindji responsible for almost all major operations by the Maoists in Palamu and Chhotanagpur.
"Those who sinned, those who looted Jharkhand, they have no shame," said Narendra Modi.
Maoist leader Arvindji, who carries a total bounty of Rs. 1.32 crore, was injured in the police encounter.
Thursday's event takes the strength of the state cabinet to 11, one less than the maximum permissible number.
The Jharkhand branch of Hindu Yuva Vahini (HYV) joined hands with Shiv Sena, Vishwa Hindu Parishad and other outfits to organise the camp.
"If we had not protested, PK would have grossed Rs. 50 crore less," said Ankit Singh, deputy in-charge of the HYV in Jharkhand.
The ruling BJP_AJSU alliance in Jharkhand earlier had a very thin majority.
Marandi's party is suffering because it has failed to forge an ideology of its own to hold down a votebank.
Das went on to suggest that accountability of IGs, DIGs and SPs had to be fixed unlike before
He said, "There is no time to surrender now. That train has left the station. If you want to get in, run and try."
The TSPC, which allegedly works closely with the security forces, is a sworn enemy of the CPI-Maoist.
The NGO has owned up to a mistake, said, " We should not have taken that extra risk."