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Jharkhand News


Jharkhand: 15 jail inmates get death sentence for fellow prisoner’s killing

August 19, 2022 2:12 am

On August 6, the court had convicted 22 inmates for the killing inside the jail premises, their charges ranging from murder, attempt to murder to rioting.

Jharkhand Judge murder case: Incident shook judiciary, led to fear among officials’ kin, says judge

August 14, 2022 10:39 am

The verdict came a year after an autorickshaw ploughed straight into Judge Anand on an empty road in Dhanbad, leading to his death.

Dhanbad Additional Sessions Judge murder: Convicts duo gets rigorous imprisonment till death

August 07, 2022 3:58 am

A fine of Rs 30,000 has also been imposed on both the convicts. The sentencing came a year after Judge Anand was hit by an auto-rickshaw during his morning walk on July 28 last year, and he succumbed to head injuries later.

Controversy over 'Urdu schools': Jharkhand scrapped, then reinstated Friday offs in 2021

August 07, 2022 5:14 pm

Government gives details in Assembly, says will act against 'erring' officials

Jharkhand’s cash scandal coupled with the shadow over CM threaten stability of the coalition government

August 01, 2022 7:51 am

Clearly, coalition politics, especially in the Opposition space, is at the crossroads as the BJP works to expand its footprint and argues that a “double-engine” government (governments led by the same party at the Centre and the state) is essential for economic growth and development.

Illegal mining probe: ED seizes vessel

July 28, 2022 2:00 am

The agency alleged that the vessel was being operated illegally without permit from Sukargarh Ghat in Sahebganj at the behest of one Rajesh Yadav alis Dahu Yadav in collusion with Hemant Soren’s aide Pankaj Mishra and others for transporting mined stone chips or stone boulders illegally.

Mining tourism gets a leg-up in Jharkhand govt’s new policy

July 24, 2022 4:04 am

“Tourism is one sector that will spur economic activities in rural areas and generate employment. The day is not far when not the sound of bullets but the laughter of tourists will be heard in its picturesque plains,” the CM said.

Soren picks 'fellow Adivasi' over 'son of soil', asks JMM to back Murmu

July 15, 2022 3:01 am

Even without JMM's support, Murmu on paper had enough votes to assume the country’s highest Constitutional office.

‘Tribal at top, people will have faith (in system)’: In Murmu’s town, pride and hope

June 23, 2022 6:54 am

These sentiments of pride and hope echo across the streets and villages of Rairangpur municipality in Odisha’s Mayurbhanj district, the home of the 64-year-old Murmu, who, in all likelihood, will become India’s first tribal woman President.

Boy awaiting Class X results among 2 killed in Ranchi, police face probe

June 12, 2022 8:18 am

SP (Rural) Naushad Alam told The Sunday Express: “Around 13 people were injured, some in stone-pelting, some had bullet injuries. SP City will give the exact figure.” The SP City did not respond to calls seeking comments.