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Hemant Soren


Jharkhand: Hemant Soren keeps Home portfolio

January 30, 2020 2:27 am

Congress MLA Alamgir Alam got Parliamentary Affairs and Rural Development Ministry while party MLA Rameshwar Oraon got finance, food and public distribution system. Jamshedpur West MLA Banna Gupta of the Congress got health and family welfare.

Seven new ministers in Jharkhand

January 29, 2020 2:33 am

The addition came after Chief Minister Hemant Soren was sworn-in last month along with three other ministers - Rameshwar Oraon and Alamgir Alam from Congress and Satyanand Bhogta from the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD).

Jharkhand massacre: Prohibitory orders imposed in 3 blocks; BJP team stopped from visiting Burugulikera

January 24, 2020 10:34 pm

The incident triggered widespread outrage and Chief Minister Hemant Soren ordered an investigation by a special investigation team (SIT).

Strife over denial of govt services led to Chaibasa tension, killings: victims’ kin to Jharkhand CM

January 24, 2020 3:45 am

Hemant Soren, who was to expand his ministry on Friday, postponed it in view of the Burugulikera incident.

Rumblings in Ranchi

January 24, 2020 12:03 am

The West Singhbhum murders are a test for the Soren government. The guilty must be punished.

Delhi Confidential: No Distribution

January 23, 2020 3:14 am

There is no word on Cabinet expansion either, and the uncertainty has started worrying the Congress leadership.

Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose birthday declared public holiday again in Jharkhand

January 22, 2020 7:58 pm

Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Jayanti: The day was removed from the list of holidays between 2015 and 2019, though 'Netaji Jayanti' had been a holiday till 2014, an official release said here.

Jharkhand: Domicile policy will change, says Shibu Soren

January 17, 2020 2:44 am

Speaking to reporters in Dumka on Wednesday, Shibu Soren said, “There will be a change in the ‘Sthaniya Niti’ (domicile policy) in Jharkhand. The 1932 Khatiyan (proof of land document) should be made the cut-off year to frame Sthaniya Niti.”

Hemant Soren govt vows to work for all sections of society

January 08, 2020 1:58 am

Listing the priorities of the new JMM-Congress-RJD government, Murmu said that stringent action would be taken against mob violence.

JMM's Rabindra Nath Mahato elected as Jharkhand Assembly Speaker

January 07, 2020 12:24 pm

Chief Minister Hemant Soren proposed Mahato's name for the post which was seconded by JMM MLA Champai Soren during the second of the three-day session of the Assembly.


Hemant Soren back as Jharkhand Chief Minister

December 31, 2019 8:41 am

JMM leader Hemant Soren took oath as the chief minister of Jharkhand for a second time at a grand ceremony attended by opposition leaders, in a show of unity. The 44-year-old tribal leader was sworn in as the 11th chief minister of the state by Governor Droupadi Murmu.