Mukesh Ranjan

Jailed RJD chief Lalu Prasad admitted to AIIMS-Delhi after condition deteriorates

The decision to shift the 72-year-old was taken by an eight-member medical board on Friday. Tests confirmed that he is suffering from pneumonia.

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Making tribal women in Jharkhand self-reliant through Madhubani art

Despite all odds, Sinha has established herself as an artist and trained more than 100 tribal women free of cost who are now working independently and earning their livelihood.

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Building a future from rubble: Jharkhand IAS officer transforms abandoned govt buildings into libraries

The renovated buildings – libraries — are provided a general set of books, chairs, tables and other amenities through crowd-funding and under the Corporate Social Responsibility funds.

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Jharkhand HC pulls up govt over report on Lalu's jail manual violation case

A PIL was filed in the High Court demanding to shift Yadav back to Birsa Munda Central Jail in Ranchi alleging that he violated the jail manual during his stay in RIMS director’s Bungalow.

22 Jan 2021

Wild tusker stabs tamed elephant to death at Betla National Park

The incident took place at a camp where the pet elephant was undergoing treatment after a wound was spotted in one of its legs.

19 Jan 2021

Jharkhand: In viral video, BJP MLA backs cybercriminals of Jamtara, his constituency

Will ‘gherao’ police stations if his people are disturbed unnecessarily, he said in a video, which has been made viral on social media.

18 Jan 2021

Ranchi Diary  

The Police personnel posted in different police stations in the state would be given one day weekly off to relax and do their pending works.

17 Jan 2021

Jharkhand police officer retains his passion for teaching

Though a sub-inspector in Dhanbad, Pankaj Verma takes time out to teach mathematics at a local girls’ school, making things easier for students, reports Mukesh Ranjan

17 Jan 2021

COVID-19 vaccine should be administered to PM, all state CMs first, says Jharkhand CM Hemant Soren

The vaccine drive has become an event management, due to which it probably has created a sense of panic among the people of this country, Soren said.

16 Jan 2021

DVC power dues: Centre deducts Rs 714 crore again from Jharkhand’s RBI account; state likely to approach court

The State, through a Cabinet decision on January 6, had decided to exit the tripartite agreement which enabled the Power Ministry to settle the dues of DVC from RBI account of Jharkhand.

14 Jan 2021

Health staff, Army men to get first lot of 1.66 lakh doses of COVID-19 vaccine in Jharkhand

"Vaccination for COVID-19 will be done at 129 centres all over the state," said state Health Minister Banna Gupta

13 Jan 2021

Jharkhand: Cops recover skull of beheaded body found over a week ago

The skull was recovered on the basis of the response of the wife and son of prime accused Shiekh Bilal during their interrogation.

12 Jan 2021

Jharkhand Governor summons CM Hemant Soren over increasing crimes against women

Soren assured governor Droupadi Murmu that action will be taken soon after proper investigation into the matters.

11 Jan 2021

'Don't make people lab rats’: Jharkhand health minister questions authenticity of Covid vaccine

Health Minister Banna Gupta, however, had earlier expressed confidence over the scientists and vaccine.

11 Jan 2021

Principal paints village walls with letters to help kids learn

In yet another unique initiative, the principal of Bankathi Utkramit Madhya Vidyalaya in Dumka has been trying to educate children through wall painting.

11 Jan 2021