Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) supremo Sibu Soren's younger brother Lalu has joined Mamata Banerjee's Trinamool Congress
Jharkhand does not need a special status as it is a mineral-rich state, JMM supremo Sibu Soren said on Monday.
Taking political rivals head-on over the issue, the Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) supremo said at a press conference, “I am surprised to find that some people have triggered a hue and cry... Jharkhand already has mines and minerals.”
Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (Prajatantrik) president Babulal Marandi and AJSU Party chief Sudesh Mahato have separately called a statewide bandh on March 2, demanding special status for Jharkhand.
A group of around 20 armed and inebriated men forced their way into a girls’ hostel in Maoist-hit Pakur district and gang raped four minor girls on Sunday night. Brajesh Verma reports.
Police in Jharkhand have arrested one Khudu Karmkar, 50, resident of remote Sawalapur village in Sahebganj district’s Taljhari police station area, around 500 km north east of capital Ranchi on Friday evening for human sacrifice.
Jharkhand Mukti Morcha supremo Sibu Soren has signaled radical changes in the state’s political equations by attacking Rashtriya Janata Dal chief Lalu Prasad Yadav for “undue political interference”, reports Brajesh Verma.
Khushubur Rahman, reportedly belonging to LeT, has been arrested from Chanda village in Godda district, reports B Verma.
Delhi HC says CBI has failed to prove the charges against the former central minister.
A convoy carrying the ex-minister is attacked during his transfer from a court in Giridih to the Dumka jail, reports Brajesh Verma.
Members of the depressed classes of Thadi village in the Ramgarh block have withdrawn all their wards from the local government school set up for them, reports Brajesh Verma.
Senior Dumka Sadar Hospital officials wined and dined with the money allotted to combat kala azar and malaria and to set up a cold storage facility in the hospital. With the result that polio immunisation drugs had to be kept in an ice-cream factory.