By Subhash Mishra | Hindustan Times, Dhanbad, Dhanbad
UPDATED ON DEC 14, 2019 02:12 PM IST
In the ongoing Jharkhand assembly election, the age-old priority of political parties seems changed in Dhanbad. Rather than local issues, major political forces have made nationalism and secularism their main poll planks.
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Dhanbad
PUBLISHED ON MAY 12, 2019 10:22 AM IST
Dhanbad deputy commissioner-cum-returning officer A Dodde on Saturday said adequate security arrangements have been made at all polling stations of Dhanbad and Giridih parliamentary constituencies.
By Subhash Mishra | Hindustan Times, Ranchi
PUBLISHED ON APR 18, 2019 12:22 PM IST
Since1984 the CPI (Maoists) has been giving poll boycott call with walls across these villages plastered with Maoist posters and banners asking the locals to abstain from voting. The poll boycott posters were witnessed ahead of every elections, from parliamentary to panchayat elections.
By Sanjoy Dey | Hindustan Times
PUBLISHED ON DEC 06, 2018 03:26 PM IST
The incident exposes the state government’s claim of making Jharkhand open defecation free. Residents of Nurgi village, where the incident took place, still defecate in the open despite having toilets.
By Subhash Mishra | Hindustan Times, Dhanbad
UPDATED ON JUN 05, 2018 05:54 PM IST
The accused dragged the girl to the bushes when the mother, who takes her daughter for morning walks every day after a doctor’s advice, moved ahead.
By Pankaj Kumar | Hindustan Times, Dhanbad
PUBLISHED ON MAY 01, 2018 12:02 AM IST
The girl’s body was found from a nearby forest without any clothes, about a kilometre away from the house of the accused.