Lok Sabha Elections 2019: SP, BSP, TMC could hurt GA chances in Dhanbad, Giridih

Dhanbad, April 20 -- The electoral contest in the state has taken an interesting turn with the fielding of candidates who belong to neither the NDA camp nor the Congress-led Grand Alliance. The fieldi... Read More

Maoist poll boycott posters missing in stronghold, voters ready to go to booths

India, April 18 -- Ravindra Singh, 25, a resident of Maoist-affected Kharni Village in Govindpur block, around 15 kms away from district headquarters, is visibly upbeat on casting his vote for the fir... Read More

Over 1,300 fall ill at filariasis vaccination drive in Jharkhand; villagers attack health staff

Dhanbad, April 15 -- More than 1,300 individuals, including children, fell ill across 16 districts of Jharkhand after taking medication given under the Mass Drugs Administration (MDA) campaign for eli... Read More

36 passengers fall ill from 'food poisoning' on New Delhi-Bhubaneswar Rajdhani Express

Dhandbad, April 8 -- At least 36 passengers, including women and children, fell ill on the New Delhi-Bhubaneswar Rajdhani Express (22812), allegedly from food poisoning, on Sunday morning. The first c... Read More

All roads for Lok Sabha Election candidates lead to Baidyanath Dham ahead of vote

DHANBAD, April 2 -- As the poll season gains momentum, Lok Sabha candidates of different political parties, and from different states, are making a beeline for the blessings of Lord Shiva, popularly k... Read More

Dead pigeons scare Jharkhand villages

India, March 19 -- Despite the culling of thousands of chickens, the bird flu scare shows no sign of abating in districts of the Santhal Pargana division in Jharkhand. In the past two days, a large nu... Read More

Team to inspect Jharkhand medical colleges for 'Skills Centres'

Dhanbad, March 17 -- A high-level team of union health department would inspect Rajendra Institute of Medical Science (RIMS) in Ranchi, Patliputra Medical College Hospital (PMCH) in Dhanbad and Mahatm... Read More

Lok Sabha Elections 2019: MCC to take call on Dhanbad candidate on March16

Ranchi, March 12 -- One of the influential political outfits in the coal belt, the Marxist Co-ordination Committee (MCC), has convened its central committee meeting on March 16 to decide on fielding i... Read More

5 held for wearing shirts with Pakistan flag in Dhanbad

India, Feb. 28 -- Police arrested five youths on Wednesday on sedition charges at Baidpur village of Nirsa block, for allegedly wearing shirts bearing the Pakistan national flag,. Rural superintenden... Read More

RIMS Ranchi doctors to boycott OPD from February 15 to push for 7th pay scale

India, Feb. 14 -- Over 650 doctors of Jharkhand's premium medical college Rajendra Institute of Medical Science (RIMS) in Ranchi would boycott outpatient department (OPD) services from Friday evening ... Read More