Jharkhand

IED blast along Chhattisgarh-Jharkhand border kills seven security personnel; Naxals triggered violence

<b>Ranchi:</b> Seven security personnel were injured when Naxals allegedly triggered an IED blast and fired at them along the Jharkhand-Chhattisgarh border …

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Jharkhand Foundation Day: After MS Dhoni, these could be state's next cricket stars

On November 15, 2000 Jharkhand became the 28th state of India. At that time, the state was known only for its vast natural resources and minerals. …

Mahendra Singh Dhoni

REC to provide Rs 14K cr loan for 2,400 MW Patratu power plant

The project cost of Rs 18,668 crore is funded in debt: equity ratio of 75:25 and Rs 14,000 crore (entire debt component of project) is sanctioned by …

India

'More than happy with work'

<i>One year ago Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced demonetisation, one of the biggest financial decisions in independent India, which has attracted</i> …

India

Jharkhand Mining & Minerals Summit ends

Ranchi, Nov 1 (PTI) The three-day Jharkhand Mining and Minerals Summit – organized by the state Government and CII ended today.<p>The Jharkhand …

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Jharkhand CM invites investment in mining sector

New Delhi, Oct 30 (PTI) Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das today urged industrial houses to explore opportunities to invest in the mineral-rich …

India

Myanmar's Consul General Pyi Soe killed in car accident in Jharkhand's Galagi area

Consul General Pyi Soe died in a car accident while travelling to Kolkata. When the road took a turn, the driver lost his balance and the car crashed …

India

Myanmar diplomat Pyi Soe killed in road accident in Jharkhand; wife, two others injured

Myanmar Consul General Pyi Soe was killed in a road accident on Friday in Jharkhand, according to several media reports.<p>Jharkhand:Myanmar Consul …

South Asia

Maoist child soldiers reclaim their lives lost in the jungles of Jharkhand

When children of her age ought to have been solving simple arithmetical problems, Sara (name changed) was learning guerrilla warfare in the dense …

India

Cyber crime hubs of Jharkhand’s Jamtara district

October 26, 2017 17:42 IST<p>Updated: October 26, 2017 20:17 IST<p>October 26, 2017 17:42 IST<p>Updated: October 26, 2017 20:17 IST<p>more-in<p>Karmatar, a small …

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Another family in Jharkhand alleges man died of hunger, blames Aadhaar

A 75-year-old man died of hunger on Monday in Jharkhand’s Deoghar district after the biometric reader at the PDS shop couldn’t read his daughter’s …

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Jharkhand girl's death over Aadhaar-ration card: Activists call it murder, say government move is contempt of SC

The Jharkhand government has been dismissive of the accusation that the 11-year-old girl Santoshi Kumari died after her family was denied ration …

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Aadhaar Card Not Mandatory To Get Ration In Jharkhand, Says State Government

Aadhaar card is not mandatory. Any card, including a driver’s license and voter ID card or any specified card, is permissible for procuring food …

India

Mother of Jharkhand child who starved to death thrown out for 'defaming' village

<b>Ranchi:</b> The mother of an 11-year-old girl, who allegedly died due to starvation on 28 September, was on Saturday thrown out of her village in …

India

Jharkhand’s MGNREGA Workers Need a Lot More Than Political Slogans

Despite widespread violations of workers’ entitlements, the BJP government as well as the opposition have shown nothing but apathy.<p>The BJP-led …

India

Jharkhand PDS Minister Says Aadhaar Not Needed for Ration, Ignoring Biometric Authentication System

Saryu Roy’s remarks come in the wake of an 11-year-old girl’s death in the state after her family’s ration card was cancelled for not being linked to …

India

No Aadhaar, No Food? Girl, 11, Died 'Begging For Rice', Says Jharkhand Family

Ranchi:<p>For most children, festival holidays mean joy and a break from studies. For Santoshi Kumari, it meant starving to death. The 11-year-old died …

India

74 Graceful Ways Of Draping A Saree That’ll Make You Want To Wear A Saree Soon

For a lot of women, saree is the preferred choice of outfit when it comes to special occasions. Every woman's first saree experience -which is …

India

Jharkhand child’s death: Girl’s mother driven out of her home for ‘defaming village’

Santoshi Kumari’s family, which was denied food because their ration card was not linked to Aadhaar, was allegedly accused of bringing disrepute to …

India

Jharkhand death: Minister cancels official’s order on linking Aadhaar to ration cards, says report

Minister of Food and Public Distribution Saryu Roy cited a Union Government’s circular to withdraw the chief’s secretary’s order.<p>Jharkhand’s Minister …

India

BJP leader Manoj Nageshia shot dead by unidentified assailant in Jharkhand

<b>Simdega (Jharkhand)</b>: A BJP leader was shot dead by an unidentified assailant at Lacharagarh of Simdega district, police said on …

India

Jharkhand child death: Activists say minister’s statement on Aadhaar use in ration shops misleading

Santoshi Kumari died on September 28 after her family was denied food rations because they did not have an Aadhaar-linked ration card.<p>A day after …

India

The Daily Fix: A child’s death in Jharkhand shows how Aadhaar has failed the most vulnerable

Everything you need to know for the day (and a little more).<p>The Big Story: An Aadhaar tragedy<p>On September 28, 11-year-old Santoshi Kumari died asking …

India

Jharkhand child’s death: Union Food Ministry initiates inquiry, asks state government for report

State minister Saryu Rai had said the government must ensure that no ration cards get cancelled for not being linked with Aadhaar.<p>Union Food and …

India

Denied food because she did not have Aadhaar-linked ration card, Jharkhand girl dies of starvation

Supreme Court guidelines have made it clear beneficiaries cannot be denied access to welfare schemes even if they don’t have Aadhaar, activists …

India

Jharkhand CM Calls for PDS Ration Shops to Be Shut, Dismissal of Absentee Doctors

Raghubar Das’s decisions came at a meeting to address public grievances.<p><b>New Delhi:</b> Jharkhand chief minister Raghubar Das today directed the state’s …

India

Ranchi Diaries actor says team faced issues with unhappy Maoists while shooting film in Jharkhand

<b>New Delhi:</b> Actor Himansh Kohli, who is gearing up for the release of <i>Ranchi Diaries</i>, says the cast and crew of the upcoming film faced issues with …

India

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 …

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