The Agatha Christies, the JK Rowlings and the Sydney Sheldons have a top reader following. But, when it comes to Nobel prizes in literature, only a handful of women have made it to the A-list in a hundred year history.
Now, over 5,000 slum children of Jharkhand will get to attend classes at private and government schools across the state.
There is good news for tribal unemployed youths. Under the Additional Central Assistance (ACA) policy of the rural development ministry, 1,400 youths from Saranda would get technical skill development training with placement assurance.
Inaction of the political executive to look into irregularities by insurance firms in exacting exaggerated claims from government against actual reimbursement of hospital bills of labourers and rickshaw pullers under Rashtriya Swashthya Bima Yonja (RSBY) prompted the Speaker to order enquiry by a special house committee into the scam.
The Trinamool Congress on Monday inducted three prominent Jharkhand leaders, making its intention clear of contesting the Lok Sabha election from the state.
Two minor girls, both victims of human trafficking from Saranda, have returned home after around two years.
Basudev Bhagat (55) is languishing in a private nursing home — the Singh Nursing Home — in Ghatsila in East Singhbhum district of Jharkhand. He is yet another silicosis patient staring at death.
Jamshedpur celebrated the 175th birth anniversary of its founder Jamshedji Nusserwanji Tata on Monday amidst the usual pomp and glare.
Nurses and health workers far outnumber doctors in Jharkhand, even as the state has less than one-third of the mandated number of rural health centres, says the Jharkhand Economic Survey 2013-14.
Forty-two slums of four cities - Ranchi, Dhanbad, Bokaro and Jamshedpur - will soon get 'slum free' tag
The one-stop helpline 104 was launched by chief minister Hemant Soren at the Doranda based AYUSH laboratory on Monday
Jharkhand got five new sub-divisions on Monday
The e-governance revolution sweeping Jharkhand is helping eliminate corrupt practices
The daylong bandh to push the demand for special category status to Jharkhand brought the state to a standstill on Sunday. The bandh was led by the All Jharkhand Students’ Union (AJSU) party, and supported by other opposition parties of the state.
The national dairy development department board (NDDB) may help Jharkhand in marketing and product enhancement of vegetables and fruits in the state.
The state government on Saturday inked an agreement with the board for five years for dairy development in the state.