The prime accused in the stoning and burning of a BJP worker in Jharkhand's Simdega district for allegedly illegally felling trees, which is against local tribal traditions, has been arrested, police said on Monday.
The migrant workers from Gumla district were forced by a contractor to work for 18 hours a day and abused and beaten up on occasions for refusing to work long hours without proper food.
A bus with around 40 passengers on board collided with a truck carrying gas cylinders in Jharkhand. It was heading to Jasidih in Deoghar district from Barharwa in Sahibgan. 17 passengers are killed and more feared dead.
Jharkhand: Be it education, social welfare, tribal rights, promotion of youths, sports, agriculture, environment or any other areas of development, the present-day government has come up with innovative and appropriate projects.
Covid-19 India: The incident took place in Mahuwar village in Bengabad police station area in Giridih district of Jharkhand during the vaccination awareness campaign.
Referring to Bokaro Steel Plant of the PSU Steel Authority of India Ltd (SAIL), the CM said it was once the largest factory in Asia but the situation now has changed. He said the government was ready to restore its reputation.
India's national MPI measure uses the globally accepted and robust methodology developed by the Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative (OPHI) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).
"Kamladityya Construction Pvt Ltd has been awarded the contract for the construction and maintenance of the Vice President Enclave": CPWD official told PTI.
Addressing the Jharkhand Assembly on its 21st Foundation Day, Jharkhand Governor Ramesh Bais urged the lawmakers to have quality debates without causing disruption.
The Jharkhand government will organise camps at different level in every panchayat from November 16 to December 10 where citizens can avail prescribed services.
The RSS chief, who reached Dhanbad on Friday on a three-day visit to take stock of the organisation, held meeting with senior leaders of Jharkhand and Bihar.
The party’s legislators held protest against ‘lathi charge’ on their partymen, protesting against allotment of ‘Namaz’ room inside Jharkhand Assembly secretariat.
The protesting BJP MLAs stormed the assembly’s well and demanded revocation of the order pertaining to allotment of ‘Namaz’ room in the Jharkhand Assembly complex.
Jharkhand peaker Rabindra Nath Mahto recently allotted a room in the Assembly for offering namaz, prompting demands of building Hanuman temple and more inside the premises by BJP workers.
The police have arrested 14 men who formed the gang.
The police said the girl was allegedly raped by seven boys out of which four have been arrested and sent to juvenile homes.
The Jharkhand Chief Minister, who addressed investors at a two-day meet in Delhi, said the state aims to emerge as a key hub for manufacture of electric vehicles and ethanol production.
The team gathered in Jamshedpur for the preparatory camp leading to the AFC Asian Cup, which is to be hosted in India next January
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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