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Gaya airport gears up to host PM on Saturday

Gaya airport gears up to host PM on Saturday

GAYA: will facilitate the transit of during his Palamu () visit scheduled on January 5. Besides laying the foundation stone of an irrigation project, the PM will also address a public meet in the divisional headquarters in Palamu. As per the official itinerary, the PM will land at Gaya airport […]

Jharkhand‘s famed Deoghar temple initiates drive to identify and conserve donated properties

Jharkhand‘s famed Deoghar temple initiates drive to identify and conserve donated properties

RANCHI: In a unique drive, the district administration has initiated an exercise to identify and collate all movable and immovable properties belonging to the famed Baba in and outside , for conserving and preserving them. The temple houses one of the 12 jyotirlingas (abodes of Lord Shiva). Besides financial donations, […]

Cops to ensure hassle-free New Year

Cops to ensure hassle-free New Year

DUMKA: The police administration on Monday said they will leave no stone unturned to thwart any attempts of miscreants to spoil the celebrations as revellers from bordering states of and Bengal are all set to throng important picnic spots in large numbers across the district. Security around the Massanjor dam […]

Jharkhand pollution board announces measures to curb license-raj

Jharkhand pollution board announces measures to curb license-raj

RANCHI: The State Pollution Control Board on Thursday announced slew of initiatives to end and provide ease of doing business in a significant move to go industry friendly. Keeping in view the hassles faced often by those operating small and medium industries for getting their consent to operate (CTO) renewals, […]

Congress to invite national leaders for poll rallies in Jharkhand

Congress to invite national leaders for poll rallies in Jharkhand

RANCHI: Upbeat over its victory in Kolebira assembly bypoll less than a week ago, the state unit of is set to ramp up its preparations for the upcoming Lok Sabha and assembly polls next year. RPN Singh, the national in-charge of Congress in , on Wednesday announced that the party […]

Migrant worker falls to death from 19th floor

Migrant worker falls to death from 19th floor

CHENNAI: A 21-year-old woman hailing from allegedly slipped from the 19th floor of a construction site on Old Mahabalipuram Road near Thalambur and died on Thursday. Police said S Devi was cleaning the floor when she allegedly slipped and fell. The woman sustained severe head injuries due to the fall […]

JJM alleges violations by Adani plant, firm says followed rules

JJM alleges violations by Adani plant, firm says followed rules

RANCHI: The Janadhikar Mahasabha () has accused Adani Power (Jharkhand) limited of gross violations of rules while acquiring land for its 1600MW thermal power plant in . The JJM is a coalition of over 30 different social organisations. On October 16 and 17 it carried out a fact-finding survey. In […]

Congress to take leaf out of Kolebira for 2019 polls

Congress to take leaf out of Kolebira for 2019 polls

RANCHI: Namal Bixal Kongari, the newly sworn-in Congress legislator from Kolebira who trumped his BJP rival Basant Soreng by nearly 10,000 votes to clinch the seat, on Wednesday met his national president Rahul Gandhi at his residence in New Delhi in the evening. The meeting went on for 30 minutes. […]

CM Raghubar Das suspends CO for taking bribe

CM Raghubar Das suspends CO for taking bribe

RANCHI: Chief minister Raghubar Das on Wednesday sent an order to suspend Dumri?s circle officer (CO), which falls under Giridih district, after a woman accused him of taking for dispensing his official duties. During his monthly Jan Samvad programme at Suchana Bhawan in Meurs? Road, Das took cognizance of a […]

Teachers? fight for better pay, school merger row take toll on studies in Jharkhand

Teachers? fight for better pay, school merger row take toll on studies in Jharkhand

RANCHI: From a 13-year-low in matriculation results to school mergers and eventually the para teachers? protests ? the state?s school education scenario looked dismal in 2018. There were endless protests and clashes between different stake holders as the state school education and literacy department tried to bring in changes under […]