Tuesday, January 18, 2022



Jharkhand CM requests Centre for Rs 4,000 cr help for its new capital region in Ranchi

January 04, 2017 6:40 pm

The present government has identified the area for construction of the core capital area that would include Raj Bhavan, Vidhan Sabha, secretariat, High Court and residential areas for officials, judges and other staff.

Jharkhand: Wanted Maoist commander killed in police encounter, wife held for interrogation

January 03, 2017 6:51 pm

The police said that Tudu was involved in the attack on a team led by former Additional SP (Operations) Shailendra Barnwal, in which his bodyguard had died and he sustained injuries.

'I have been a labourer, shudder when I see poverty, exploitation': Jharkhand CM

December 29, 2016 12:00 am

Jharkhand CM Raghubar Das also thanked his party for giving him, a labourer, a chance to be the top servant of the state.

At least four panchayats in two districts have become cashless, claims Jharkhand govt

December 20, 2016 6:45 pm

The chief minister said that all the panchayat secretariats should get a micro-ATM installed and get it linked to the bank.

State govt to induct youths in naxal-affected areas as auxiliary police: Jharkhand CM

December 14, 2016 8:23 pm

The programme, said Das, envisaged inducting the youngsters from these areas as auxiliary and absorbing them as regular police after three years of training.

Rs. 7 lakh looted from petrol pump employee in Jharkhand

September 14, 2016 8:31 pm

Unidentified criminals looted Rs. 7 lakh from a staffer of a petrol pump in Jharkhand's Dhanbad district on Wednesday, police said.

Jharkhand: Top maoist, carrying reward of Rs 25 lakh, killed in encounter in Gumla

September 11, 2016 8:50 pm

Police said that Ashish was a member of the Bihar-Jharkhand Special Area Committee (BJ-SAC) and had been the mastermind behind several operations over the last few years.

RS Polls: Congress accuses BJP of using muscle power to influence outcome

June 10, 2016 10:35 pm

Congress claimed that on the eve of polls, arrest warrants have been issued against two of its MLAs to prevent them from voting.

Domicile issue flares up again; bandh declared for 2 days in Jharkhand

June 09, 2016 7:44 pm

The present domicile policy of the government is against the interests of the tribal and original residents of the state.y, JMM is leading the organisation of the Bandh on 11th and 12th June.

JAC announces Class 12 Art stream results, after 20-day delay due to strike

June 09, 2016 7:34 pm

No students will face problems in getting admission in colleges, as there is still time, says JAC Secretary Mohan Chand Mukim.


Police arrest Maoist woman commander in Jharkhand

March 01, 2016 7:12 am

Giridih, Jharkhand, Mar 01 (ANI): Police arrested a Maoist woman commander in Jharkhand giving a major blow to the extremist group in the region. Acting on a tip-off, police arrested Chandamuni Hansda from a bus station in Giridih district, who is wanted in murder of a senior police officer and other heinous crimes. The woman is believed to be member of core team of Maoist leader Hitesh in the Santhal-Pargana zone, which consists of six districts. Superintendent of Police, Akhilesh B Verier, called it was a big achievement for the police. Police said she was the founding member of the Maoist women’s wing in Santhal-Pargana.

Pooja Bhatt to recreate small sequence of 'Aashiqui' in 'Cabaret'

February 11, 2016 11:42 am

New Delhi, Feb 11 (ANI): Bollywood actress and filmmaker Pooja Bhatt said she regrets her decision to not romance Rahul Roy in 90's musical hit 'Aashiqui' because she wanted to get married.With an intention to relive her missed opportunity, the actress is now reviving an epic sequence of 'Aashiqui' in the upcoming film 'Cabaret' with Rahul Roy and Richa Chaddha. Pooja also told media that she is all set to start the shoot of 'Jism 3' and it is going to be the boldest film of the industry so far.For now, Pooja is busy in the production of her upcoming film 'Cabaret' which stars Richa Chaddha in a lead role.'Cabaret', directed by Kaustav Narayan Niyog, traces the journey of a dancer who travels from Jharkhand before making to Mumbai.The film is schedule to hit the screens on May 6.

Looking sensuous in 'Cabaret' not a challenge for Richa Chaddha

February 11, 2016 11:41 am

New Delhi, Feb 11 (ANI): Bollywood actress Richa Chadda, who has won appreciation for her consistent portrayal of unconventional characters, is set to grab attention again with her sensuous avatar in an upcoming film 'Cabaret'.But the actress, who says that this role is more of an experiment, said she felt extremely comfortable in portrayal of her role in the film.Richa is playing the character of a dancer in 'Cabaret,' which is a story about a small town girl who gets success in Mumbai.'Cabaret', directed by Kaustav Narayan Niyog, will release on May 6.

Police seize 5,000 tortoise

January 13, 2016 9:31 am

Dumka, Jan 13 (ANI): The police seized thousands of tortoise from a lorry in Dumka district of Jharkhand. The police seized 75 sacks full of tortoise from the smugglers after they inspected the lorry at a check post on grounds of suspicion. However, the driver and his assistant managed to escape. Police official, Ajit Kumar, said there were at least 5,000 tortoise. I am still counting the number of tortoise but there are at least 5,000 to 7,000 of them. Around 107 tortoises were counted dead. The animals were given to the forest department and were released into a dam in Dumka district.

Jharkhand police bust Naxals' hideout in Khunti village

January 09, 2016 12:22 pm

Jharkhand, Jan 09 (ANI): The Jharkhand police on Saturday busted a Naxal hideout in Khunti village.The police have seized three rifles, cylinder bombs and more than 600 bullets.