A two-time BJP MLA from Odisha, she was a minister in the Naveen Patnaik cabinet when the Biju Janata Dal ruled the state with the support of BJP.
The Jharkhand cabinet gave itself a raise, with MLAs getting a hike of 80.06 per cent over existing monthly salaries.
An earthquake measuring 7.4 with its epicenter near Kathmandu, Nepal was felt across the Indian subcontinent.
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’.
Security forces on Thursday night gunned down the seniormost PLFI leader in Jharkhand.
25 injured when the bus hurtled down into a gorge, along the Garhwa-Ambikapur road…
Maoist sources claim they were killed because they were police informers.
The protest organisers said they have received invitations from six other sites to conduct such protests.
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.
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.
The cabinet announced the maintenance of multiple roads and also a meeting in Dumka once every 3 months.
Jharkhand police holds Arvindji responsible for almost all major operations by the Maoists in Palamu and Chhotanagpur.
Maoist leader Arvindji, who carries a total bounty of Rs. 1.32 crore, was injured in the police encounter.
The ruling BJP_AJSU alliance in Jharkhand earlier had a very thin majority.