• Cleveland police
    Jan 02, 2015 00:13 IST

    J'khand: Police bust Maoist gun factory, noose tightens around jailed MLA

    Police on Thursday busted an arms factory of a banned Maoist outfit in Jharkhand’s Simdega district, barely hours after the arrest of a gun-maker with alleged links to a jailed legislator.

  • Asur children
    Jan 01, 2015 19:50 IST

    Jharkhand’s Asur tribe losing traditional skills in modern times

    The Asurs were once hunter-gatherers whose life was closely linked to the forests they lived in. However, when the British enacted the Indian Forest Act in 1865, several tribes like the Asurs were cut off from their roots.

  • Raghubar Das
    Dec 29, 2014 16:56 IST

    Raghubar Das talks business on Day One

    The four-day special session of the new Jharkhand Assembly will begin from January 6 under the chairmanship of pro tem speaker Stephen Marandi, chief minister Raghubar Das announced on Sunday. Das asserted that he was determined to give corruption free governance and improve the law and order situation in the state

  • tribals
    Dec 29, 2014 16:45 IST

    CAT topper from Jamshedpur helps tribal kids pursue studies

    Ankit Raj has not just secured 99.48 percentile in Combined Admission Test (CAT) for admission to 13 existing and six proposed Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs). He is also known for his philanthropic pursuits such as teaching tribal children and financing them to purchase books.

  • Winter 2
    Dec 29, 2014 16:27 IST

    Cold wave unabated, Kanke shivers at 1.1 degree Celsius

    Cold wave continued unabated in Jharkhand with minimum temperature dropping by 3-7 degrees below the normal temperature across Jharkhand. Ranchi shivered at 4.8 degree Celsius and its suburb Kanke at 1.1 degree on Saturday night. The meteorological department has predicted that the minimum temperature may slip further if north-westerly wind speed exceeds

  • Symbol BJP
    Dec 28, 2014 16:41 IST

    BJP owes assembly poll success to men working behind curtains

    There have been many Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders who worked behind the curtains to help party achieve the 41 seat mission in Jharkhand, besides the top Central leaders

  • Babulal Marandi
    Dec 28, 2014 16:18 IST

    Babulal meets violence-hit tribals in Assam, seeks security for them

    Former chief minister Babulal Marandi blamed the Assam government for not being sensitive to violence against tribal settlers

  • Anti-rape protests at Jantar Mantar
    Dec 22, 2014 19:59 IST

    Jharkhand: 2 minors gang-raped, one dies

    Two 17-year-old tribal girls working in a hotel in Jharkhand's temple town Rajrappa were allegedly gang-raped by the owner and his two friends. One of the victims later died at a hospital in Ranchi.

  • Dec 21, 2014 16:20 IST

    Kanke shivers at 1.1 degree Celsius, death toll reaches 4

    The cold wave conditions continued unabated in Jharkhand, claiming two more lives at Vishrampur block in Palamu and leaving thousands of homeless and destitute to the mercy of biting cold on Saturday

  • BJP Delhi
    Dec 20, 2014 15:06 IST

    7 out of 16 seats may upset BJP victory plan

    Seven out of 16 seats that are going to polls on Saturday in the Santhal Parganas may upset the Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) applecart of getting a clear mandate in the state

  • Dec 09, 2014 14:27 IST

    264 crucial projects in U’khand awaiting nod of central govt

    At least 264 crucial Uttarakhand projects are hanging fire as majority of them are awaiting clearance from the union government on forest land transfer issues, according to a state report here.

  • 1
    Dec 06, 2014 14:48 IST

    Govt officials freed from red clutches after police ops

    Four employees of the Director General of Mines Safety (DGMS) were freed from Maoist custody on Friday, a day after they were kidnapped while on an inspection of an abandoned asbestos mine at Roro village in West Singhbhum district

  • Amit Shah
    Dec 05, 2014 15:16 IST

    Amit Shah says Cong used Madhu Koda to loot state

    BJP president Amit Shah on Thursday accused the Congress of using former chief minister Madhu Koda to loot Rs 4,000 crore in Jharkhand

  • Jharkhand polling
    Dec 04, 2014 23:13 IST

    Maoists silent on election boycott, say NDA bigger enemy than UPA

    Maoists in Jharkhand did not discuss the issue of boycotting the assembly polls at an annual anniversary event attended by thousands of villagers, marking a radical departure from their usual stance ever since the group’s military wing was formed in the state 14 years ago.

  • Amit Shah
    Dec 04, 2014 18:37 IST

    Cong used Madhu Koda to loot Jharkhand: Shah

    BJP president Amit Shah on Thursday accused the Congress of using former chief minister Madhu Koda to loot Rs 4,000 crore in Jharkhand. Addressing four rallies, the BJP leader also accused the Cong of dislodging BJP governments.