Jharkhand

Jharkhand CM Unable to Curb Hatred, Should Be Ousted: Catholic Bishops Council of India

The apex body of Roman Catholic Christians today appealed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to curb the spread of hatred by Jharkhand chief minister …

India

Why Jharkhand’s anti-conversion bill is against Constitution and not necessary

It is a difficult time to be minority community in India today with threats of various sorts coming from different quarters. But a new assault on …

Religion

Rise In Cases Of Hooch Deaths In Jharkhand

The BJP-led Raghubar Das dispensation in Jharkhand is in a fix on how to deal with the escalating toll of hooch deaths in the State. Since the people …

India

Girl gang-raped before boyfriend in Jharkhand

Police have arrested eight accused while raids are on to nab the remaining seven who are absconding

Crime

Tribal girl gangraped in Jharkhand, 16 arrested

A tribal girl was allegedly raped by at least six men when she was taking a stroll with her boyfriend near a university campus in Jharkhand’s Dumka …

Crime

Illicit liquor deaths in Jharkhand: Govt puts 13 police officials under suspension

<b>Ranchi:</b> Thirteen Jharkhand Armed Police (JAP) personnel have been suspended for their involvement in selling illicit liquor that caused death of …

India

Probe after tragedies in Gorakhpur, Jharkhand reveals corrupt system of referrals in hospitals

After the tragic deaths of children at hospitals in Gorakhpur and Jharkhand, India's medical facilities came under question again as <i>Cobrapost</i> …

Health Care

Fifteen shades of green

There is some truth to the secret powers of Popeye the Sailor. Our unlikely hero routinely energized himself with a can of spinach before battle and …

Healthy Eating

Jharkhand health crisis: In Jamshedpur, 52 infants die from malnutrition in 30 days

<b>Prachi Salve and Swagata Yadavar</b><p>The death of 52 infants over 30 days at Jamshedpur's Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Medical College hospital in Jharkhand, …

India News

Jharkhand: 52 infants die in Jamshedpur hospital due to malnutrition over 30 days

The superintendent has said malnutrition caused the deaths.<p>Fifty-two infants have died in the Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Medical College Hospital in …

Uttar Pradesh

In Jharkhand’s Ban of Book on Adivasis, an Attempt to Deter Tribals From Dictating Their Future

While the state government lost no time in banning a book on the grounds that it portrayed the Santhal women in a bad light, it has done little to …

India

In A ‘Shocking’ Development, A Jharkhand Man Received An Electricity Bill Of ₹3,800 Crores

Remember how people keep telling you to save electricity? Well, one Jharkhand man learnt the lesson in a pretty hard way when he received an …

East India

Sticker shock: Jharkhand man receives Rs 38 billion electricity bill, lodges complaint

Jharkhand resident BR Guha received quite a shock Sunday — pardon the pun — when he received an electricity bill of Rs 38 billion, according to media …

India

Jharkhand: Man receives electricity bill of Rs 38 billion, complaint lodged

A man in Jamshedpur was in for a shock when he received an electricity bill of Rs. 38 billion on Sunday.<p>BR Guha was handed the non-payment of the …

India

Ten Thousand Personnel To Be Recruited In Police Dept: Das

Addressing the Jharkhand police ornamentation parade function at the Jharkhand Armed Police(1) here, Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das said the …

East India

Elephant shot dead after trampling 15 people to death in India

A rogue elephant, who trampled 15 people to death in eastern India, has been shot dead in an elaborate hunt involving forest guards and sharpshooters.<p>…

India

Elephant blamed for 15 deaths in Jharkhand, Bihar shot dead

SAHIBGANJ, India (Reuters) - An elephant blamed for killing more than a dozen people in Jharkhand and Bihar was shot dead on Friday, after an elaborate hunt that involved dozens of forest officials and a sharpshooter.<p>State forest official N. K. Singh said the team was assembled was after the …

South Asia

Marauding elephant could be shot after killing 15 people in India

Wildlife officials say something must be done to end animal’s months-long rampage that has left villagers living in fear<p>An elephant that has killed 15 people in eastern India over a months-long rampage could be shot within days if it is not brought under control, an official has said.<p>Wildlife …

Wildlife

Elephant in Bihar and Jharkhand killed 15 tribals, faces death

A forest official said culling the animal would be their ‘last resort’.<p>A rogue elephant, believed to be lost, has killed at least 15 people in some …

East India

National-level Wrestler Dies Due To Electrocution In Flooded Jharkhand Stadium

<b>New Delhi:</b> In a shocking incident of apathy and lack of proper infrastructure for sports in Jharkhand, a 22-year-old national-level wrestler was …

India

Tribal Girl Stripped, Beaten On Suspicion Of Phone Theft In Jharkhand's Dumka

DUMKA -- In a shocking incident in Jharkhand, a tribal girl was stripped and beaten in her college hostel by a group of girls for allegedly stealing …

East India

Tribal woman stripped, paraded on suspicion of stealing mobile phone

Patna: A college student was stripped naked and allegedly paraded by her colleagues on suspicion of stealing a mobile phone in Jharkhand, prompting …

Middle East

India, a land of many tongues

There is a popular aphorism that depicts India’s linguistic diversity rather well: <i>Kos-kos par badle paani, chaar kos par baani</i> (The language spoken …

India

Jharkhand govt aiming to bridge gap between administration and common man: CM Raghubas Das

<b>Chaibasa (Jharkhand):</b> Jharkhand chief minister Raghubar Das on Sunday said his government has made a lot of progress to bridge the gap between the …

India

All hype but no e-trading action at wholesale hubs in Jharkhand

None of the 19 wholesale hubs in Jharkhand has conducted a single e-transaction, prompting the Union ministry of agriculture to prod the state to …

India

Another state in India proposes anti-conversion law

MUMBAI, India – Another state in India is preparing to pass an anti-conversion law, as minorities accuse the Hindu-nationalist government of …

India

Muslim man stripped, beaten up by a mob for allegedly abusing a minor girl in Jharkhand

However, Shakir’s family claimed that the incident had nothing to do with the complaint and was purely communal.<p>A Muslim man was stripped and beaten …

Crime

Journalist of a Hindi daily attacked by two persons in Jharkhand's Seraikela-Kharsawan district

<b>Jamshedpur:</b> A journalist of a Hindi daily was attacked by two persons in Seraikela-Kharsawan district while returning home from office in the early …

India

Jharkhand Muslim man arrested for speaking against Modi, cows in WhatsApp video

Police in Jharkhand’s Hazaribag arrested a 25-year-old Muslim man late Monday night for allegedly abusing Prime Minister Narendra Modi and cows in a …

India

Video: No bridge in Jharkhand village forces locals to use rubber tubes to cross the river every day

The region that powers 25% of India’s nuclear energy still struggles with a lack of basic infrastructure.<p>It’s ironic that in a state that fuels …

Nuclear Energy