Mukesh Ranjan

CM Hemant Soren launches “Petrol Subsidy Scheme” for BPL families

The subsidy will be credited to the account of 40,000 beneficiaries immediately after is scheme is launched, he added.

26 Jan 2022

School dropout in Jharkhand’s Hazaribagh cycles to pump water from pond

Unlike conventional pumps that run on electricity and fuel, Manjhi’s pump can be operated by paddling an old bi-cycle which in turn generated power to pump out water from the ground.

26 Jan 2022

Jharkhand Public Service Commission postpones Civil Services (Main) exams after reservation row

The JPSC submitted that it has decided to postpone the examination and declare fresh and rectified results after three weeks after reviewing the grievances of the petitioner

25 Jan 2022

Jharkhand to set up 100 farm schools in next three years

The plan is to empower farmers with modern techniques to increase agricultural production, besides giving boost to their income.

24 Jan 2022

Tortured as ‘witch’ now a voice against  the social evil

The Garima Project has identified hundreds of women and aims to eradicate the evil by 2023, reports Mukesh Ranjan

23 Jan 2022

Maoist zonal commander, carrying Rs 10 lakh bounty, surrenders with AK-47 in Jharkhand

Police said that he was one of the key members of the Chandil-Bundu zone of the extremist outfit and also served as their key spokesperson for several years.

21 Jan 2022

Osaka University pat on the back for Jharkhand teacher’s innovation

A school principal’s efforts to help children study during the pandemic have drawn international attention.

20 Jan 2022

Rs 25 per litre: Jharkhand launches app for subsidy on petrol for BPL families

Under the scheme, pink and green ration cardholders of the state owning two-wheelers will get Rs 25 per litre on petrol for a maximum of 10 litres in a month.

19 Jan 2022

Ranchi Diary

After talks between the trade unions and the management, the tool-down strike of 40 days by employees in HEC ended on Tuesday.

19 Jan 2022

Dhanbad hit and run case: Jharkhand HC rejects mobile snatching theory produced by CBI

The Court has directed the CBI to submit the reports of first and second Brain-mapping and Narco- tests conducted on the two accused persons by the next date on January 21.

15 Jan 2022

5 arrested for bid to burn woman alive on suspicion of witchcraft in Jharkhand

The incident happened after the woman was held responsible for the death of the wife of one Florence Dungdung.

13 Jan 2022

Maoists in Jharkhand using BMW, Thar jeep to supply arms

Interestingly, these vehicles are being used by the rebels for collecting levy from the local businessmen and supplying arms to its cadres.

10 Jan 2022

Dhanbad judge was possibly hit during bid to snatch his mobile phone, CBI tells HC

The CBI, however, informed the HC that the probe is still on and all possible efforts are being made to get into the details of the matter.

08 Jan 2022

Mobile classroom to the rescue of rural students in Jharkhand

Meet Rajesh Kumar, who teaches maths and science to students of Classes 1-8. He has been conducting thes unique classed religiously for the last two years and reaching out to children.

06 Jan 2022

Former Jharkhand MLA attacked by Maoists; two of his bodyguards killed, one critically injured

The attack by members of the banned CPI (Maoist) outfit took place in Jheelruwa village in Goilkera police station area after a football match in which Nayak was the chief guest.

04 Jan 2022