In a sudden turn of events, over 1,300 people fell ill across 16 districts of Jharkhand after vaccine for elimination of filariasis was administered to the villagers under Mass Drugs Administration (MDA) campaign. As per the early reports, 1,308 people fell ill within four days of consuming the MDA campaign drugs, out of which[Read More…]
Jharkhand: Man lynched to death, three others injured on suspicion of cutting flesh of dead bull in Gumla
In yet another horrific incident of mob lynching, a man was beaten to death while three were left injured in Jharkhand‘s Gumla district over suspicion of cutting the flesh of a dead bull. Going by reports, the assailants alleged that the victims were cutting the flesh of a dead bull which prompted[Read More…]
The government has been making several efforts to ensure quality and regularity in midday meal (MDM) scheme and education system through Gyan Setu programme. The education department had been running Gyan Setu program to award medals to the schools based on their academic performance. However, class eight students in remote[Read More…]
Watch: “Under political pressure, police interrupt those who talk of social welfare,” says Jean Dreze post release
Noted social activist Jean Dreze who was arrested by the Jharkhand police on Thursday over holding a meeting on right to food, said post release that police under political pressure interrupts and annoys those who want to work for the betterment and welfare of the society. Jean Dreze, along with[Read More…]
Jharkhand Police on Thursday arrested the renowned economist and social activist Jean Dreze along with two others for holding a meeting on Right to Food in Garhwa district of Jharkhand, without permission. Dreze, along with social activist Vivek Kumar and Anuj Kumar were detained and taken to the Bishunpur police station, but released[Read More…]
The three were organising a meeting on right to food when the Jharkhand Police picked the activists and took them to police station.
Ranchi: The BJP alliance partner All Jharkhand Students Union (AJSU) on Monday fielded Water Resources Minister Chandra Prakash Chaudhary from the Giridih Lok Sabha seat. Under the seat-sharing pact between the Bharatiya Janata Party and the AJSU it was decided that the BJP will not field its candidate from the[Read More…]
In Jharkhand’s Gumla and Pakur district, two people were murdered on the suspicion of witch-craft on Saturday. The first incident was reported from Gadi Surma village of Pakur district where few villagers allegedly thrashed Rupa Pahadiya with sticks to death suspecting him to be captivated by “witches”. Following the incident, the[Read More…]
Ranchi: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) state chief Annapaurna Devi and two ex-legislators of the party likely to join the Bharatiya Janata Party, Devi, a former minister is likely to fielded by the BJP from the Koderma Lok Sabha constituency. RJD has been offered Palamu Lok Sabha seat in the proposed[Read More…]
Ranchi: After lot of back and forth, Jharkhand Mukti Morcha working president Hemant Soren announces seat sharing among Mahagathbandhan parties consisting Congress, JMM, JVM and RJD. alliance in Jharkhand. RJD yet to say yes to the one seat being given to it. Congress to contest 7 seats, JMM to contest 4[Read More…]
Discriminatory cry over no seat for Schedule Tribes in RIMS Jharkhand
As an Indian Muslim, the most significant event was that it was on the 27th of Ramadan, 1947 that freedom came to our country (27th Ramadan is the day of Laylatul Qadr, the night of destiny).
Jharkhand Janadhikar Mahasabha is a coalition of more than thirty progressive organisations, activists and intellectuals working in different parts of Jharkhand for the rights of poor, Adivasis, Dalits, women and minorities. (A brief introduction of Mahasabha is attached). Mahasabha believes that our state and country are passing through a phase[Read More…]
Palamu: In a shocking incident, a 22-year-old man was beaten to death by a group of molesters who had passed lewd comments on his sister when she was returning home after coaching class in Kudwa village, Haidernagar police station area, Palamu, Jharkhand. In the incident, Vakil Khan lost his life, while 20[Read More…]
Ranchi: An FIR has been lodged against ruling party BJP legislator Sadhu Charan Mahto for beating the staff of a private company, police said on Monday. The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator, along with his supporters, allegedly thrashed the manager and labourers of the company in Seraikela district on Saturday.[Read More…]
Ranchi: Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday targeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the Rafale deal, farmers’ issues and the Land Acquisition Act, 2013 during a rally at the Morabadi Ground here. Addressing the gathering, Rahul said: “Earlier there was the slogan ‘Acche din aayenge’, but now people are saying[Read More…]
JSSC Stenographer, LDC, Panchayat Secretary Result 2018 update: The Jharkhand Staff Selection Commission has announced JSSC Stenographer, LDC, Panchayat Secretary Result 2018. The JSSC Stenographer, LDC, Panchayat Secretary Result 2018 can be found on the official website. Candidates, who had appeared for the exam, are advised to check scores available[Read More…]
Ranchi: Three Maoists were killed in a gunfight with the security forces in Jharkhand’s Gumla district on Sunday, a CRPF official said. The gunfight erupted after Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) troopers along with Jharkhand Police, launched a special operation in the district. “We have recovered the three bodies as[Read More…]
PFI was first banned in February 2018 by Jharkhand govt before the Jharkhand HC revoked it in August 2018
New Delhi: Congress leader and former Union Minister RPN Singh on Thursday announced that party has sealed an alliance with Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) and other in Jharkhand for upcoming Lok Sabha elections. With Congress President and JMM’s Hemant Soren. Alliance in Jharkhand sealed pic.twitter.com/XOcktXVmj3 — RPN Singh (@SinghRPN) February 7,[Read More…]
Police received a complaint from Chief Electoral Officer and an FIR was registered against the man.
Ranchi: A CRPF trooper who was reportedly denied leave committed suicide by shooting himself in Jharkhand’s Latehar district on Wednesday. Police said that Birendra Kumar Rawat, a resident of Uttar Pradesh, went to his room after duty hours and shot himself with a service weapon. He was taken to a[Read More…]
Ranchi: In an eye cramping incident, the residents of Mahesh Litti village in Dumka district of Jharkhand, branded a 50-year-old woman as a witch and stripped her in public. Accusing her of witchcraft, the villagers forced her to parade naked on the streets on Sunday evening. According to the reports, a[Read More…]
Restoration process for IV category employees begins; PhD, BTech pass students apply for sweeper posts
There were also youths in the restoration, whose qualifications were PG, Graduate, B.Tech and Engineering Diploma.
Jamshedpur: A student from country’s premier management institute, XLRI was found dead under suspicious circumstances. The deceased’s name is Shashwat Dixit and he belongs to Mumbai. He was pursuing his second year at the college. Doctors declared him dead after he was taken to the Tata Hospital. According to Sreenivas,[Read More…]