With senior Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) leader Hemlal Murmu's resignation on Friday, it seems that party chief Sibu Soren has lost his ability to keep his flock together as he had done during the days of the Separate Statehood Movement about three decades ago
The Jharkhand Congress unit’s inclination to field independent MLA Geeta Koda from Singhbhum faces a mass resignation threat from the party members in West Singhbum.
Speculations are rife that Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has finalised six out of 14 candidates to represent Lok Sabha seats in Jharkhand. But till now, the BJP has not officially announced its candidates for the Lok Sabha elections in the state.
A teacher at a private school in Dhanbad has been accused of sexually assaulting two minor girls, recording obscene MMS videos of them and taking their pictures, which he later circulated among people
The ambitious law of central government, Cigarette Others Tobacco Products Act (COTPA)-2013, has derailed in Jharkhand within two months after its adoption due to the absence of any central government guidelines
Birsa Munda jail authorities have denied that they had recommended hospitalisation for horse-trading accused Sita Soren who reportedly had a prolonged stay in the hospital to avoid jail.
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.