Jharkhand gears up for switchingoff lights today

Ranchi, April 5 -- The state load despatch centre was geared up to maintain grid discipline on Sunday evening as the Union power ministry has put all states on alert in reference to Prime Minister Nar... Read More

Jharkhand power dept starts tree pruning amid lockdown

Ranchi, April 2 -- The Jharkhand Bijli Vitran Nigam Limited (JBVNL) started trimming extended tree branches in the state capital along roads and streets to ensure that power supply remains streamlined... Read More

Marandi seeks action against minister Alam for 'violating' lockdown

Ranchi, April 1 -- Former chief minister and BJP leader Babulal Marandi on Tuesday slammed state parliamentary affairs minister Alamgir Alam for sending around 700 people, who were stuck in the state ... Read More

Sukhdev Singh to be J'khand's new chief secretary

Ranchi, March 29 -- The state government has appointed development commissioner Sukhdev Singh as new chief secretary of Jharkhand, while labour department secretary Rajiv Arun Ekka will be the princip... Read More

Corona cuts short Jharkhand assembly session by five days

Ranchi, March 24 -- The Jharkhand assembly was on Monday adjourned sine die as a precautionary measure in the wake of coronavirus threat.The ongoing Budget Session that had started on February 28 was ... Read More

Ongoing Budget session in J'khand could be cut short

Ranchi, March 23 -- The ongoing Budget Session of the Jharkhand assembly is likely to be curtailed by few days in view of the coronavirus spread, hinted parliamentary affairs minister Alamgir Alam on ... Read More

Misa denied nod to meet Lalu

Ranchi, March 22 -- Rajya Sabha member and daughter of RJD chief Lalu Prasad, Misa Bharti on Saturday had to return without seeing her ailing father under treatment at Rajendra Institute of Medical Sc... Read More

Lawmakers demand hike in local area development fund

Ranchi, March 20 -- Lawmakers of Jharkhand cutting across party lines pleaded the Hemant Soren government on Thursday to increase the MLA local area development fund to Rs.10 crore from Rs.4 crore per... Read More

Hemant Soren decides to expand cabinet on Friday, then has second thoughts

India, Jan. 23 -- Hours after requesting Governor Draupadi Murmu to conduct swearing in of his cabinet colleagues on Friday, chief minister Hemant Soren on Thursday evening met the former for the seco... Read More

JVM-P moves ahead for merger with BJP; notice to MLA Tirkey

Ranchi, Jan. 20 -- The Jharkhand Vikas Morcha-Prajatantrik (JVM-P) on Saturday served a show-cause notice to party legislator Bandhu Tirkey for anti-party activities, thus paving ways for the smooth m... Read More