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Three killed in Jharkhand hospital fire


September 8th, 2012 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Sep 8 (IANS) Three people, including a woman, died in a fire that broke out in a hospital in Jharkhand's Bokaro district, police said Saturday.The fire broe out in ... Read more...

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Jharkhand mine floods, one killed (Lead)


August 28th, 2012 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Aug 28 (IANS) At least two mine officials, including a manager, were trapped in a coal mine in Jharkhand's Bokaro district Tuesday after water from a nearby mine gushed ... Read more...

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Miners trapped in Jharkhand


August 28th, 2012 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Aug 28 (IANS) An unspecified number of miners were trapped in a coal mine in Jharkhand's Bokaro district Tuesday after water from a nearby mine gushed in, officials said.Over ... Read more...

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Mining, railways hit hard in Jharkhand due to power failure


July 31st, 2012 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, July 31 (IANS) Mining and railway services were hit hard in Jharkhand due to unprecedented tripping in the Eastern Grid Tuesday. Major mining companies - BCCL and CCL - ... Read more...

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Eight people killed in Jharkhand road accident


July 6th, 2012 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, July 6 (IANS) At least eight people from a marriage party were killed and more than 35 were injured in a bus accident in Jharkhand's Bokaro district, police said ... Read more...

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Explosives-laden truck hijacked, recovered in Jharkhand


June 9th, 2012 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, June 9 (IANS) A hijacked truck laden with explosives was recovered in Jharkhand's Hazaribagh district Saturday afternoon, police said. Two people have been arrested.According to police, the truck was ... Read more...

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Horse trading: Premises of 14 Jharkhand MLAs raided


May 18th, 2012 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, May 18 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Friday conducted raids at the premises of 14 Jharkhand legislators, including Labour Minister Chandra Prakash Chaudhary, as part of its ... Read more...

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Excited, but nervous about ‘Jism 2′: Imran Zahid (Lead)(With Images)


March 29th, 2012 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 29 (IANS) Imran Zahid, who was in news for bagging the lead role in Mahesh and Mukesh Bhatt's now-delayed "Chandu", says his dream is finally coming true ... Read more...

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Excited, but nervous about ‘Jism 2′: Imran Zahid (With images)


March 29th, 2012 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 29 (IANS) Imran Zahid, who was to play the title role in Mahesh and Mukesh Bhatt's "Chandu", says his dream is finally coming true as he is ... Read more...

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Two women die in Jharkhand as abandoned mine caves in


February 11th, 2012 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Feb 11 (IANS) Two women miners engaged in illegal mining were killed in Jharkhand's Bokaro district Saturday when the abandoned mine they were in collapsed in the second such ... Read more...

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Five women killed in coal mine accident


February 7th, 2012 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Feb 7 (IANS) Five women extracting coal from a closed down colliery were killed when the roof of the mine collapsed in Jharkhand's Bokaro district Tuesday, police sources said.According ... Read more...

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Bird Flu killing crows in Jharkhand


December 15th, 2011 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Dec 15 (IANS) In a worrying development, hundreds of crows have died in Jharkhand due to bird flu, a government official said Thursday.The crows first started dying mysteriously last ... Read more...

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Jharkhand spent only 38 percent of job scheme funds


December 14th, 2011 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Dec 14 (IANS) In the last eight months, Jharkhand has spent only 38 percent of its allocated fund of Rs.1,55,871 crore under the rural employment guaratee scheme for the ... Read more...

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Shutdown against FDI gets good response in Jharkhand


December 1st, 2011 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Dec 1 (IANS) BJP workers staged a protest against the decision allowing 51 percent FDI in retail when union Coal Minister Shriprakash Jaiswal's convoy was leaving the Central Coalfields ... Read more...

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Two CRPF troopers killed in Jharkhand


September 27th, 2011 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Sep 27 (IANS) Two Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) troopers were killed in a gun-battle with Maoists in Jharkhand's Bokaro district Tuesday, police said."Two CRPF personnel were killed and ... Read more...

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Railway cop killed in Maoist blast


June 20th, 2011 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, June 20 (IANS) A head constable of the Railway Protection Force (RPF) was killed and three others were injured when Maoists blew up a rail engine in Jharkhand's Bokaro ... Read more...

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Man held for killing wife over dowry


May 10th, 2011 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) A man, who fled after killing his wife here over dowry, has been arrested from Gurgaon, police said Tuesday.Subhas Kumar, who hails from Bokaro in ... Read more...

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Munda appeals to Marandi to end hunger strike


May 5th, 2011 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, May 5 (IANS) Jharkhand Chief Minister Arjun Munda Thursday appealed to former chief minister and Jharkhand Vikas Morcha-Prajatantrik (JVM-P) president Babulal Marandi to end his five-day old hunger-strike over ... Read more...

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Jharkhand opposition rejects rehabilitation policy


May 1st, 2011 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, May 1 (IANS) Jharkhand opposition parties Sunday rejected the government's rehabilitation policy for the more than one lakh people displaced by an ongoing demolition drive in the state.The cabinet ... Read more...

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Jharkhand demolitions cause differences in ruling alliance


April 29th, 2011 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, April 29 (IANS) The ongoing court-ordered demolition drive across Jharkhand appears to have created differences within the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party-Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (BJP-JMM) alliance in the ... Read more...

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Jharkhand’s rural areas hit by Maoist shutdown


April 23rd, 2011 - 11:35 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, April 23 (IANS) A shutdown called by Maoists in Jharkhand Saturday to protest the ongoing demolition drive hit life in rural areas of the state.The long route buses did ... Read more...

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Jharkhand demolitions: BJP leaders seeks PM’s intervention


April 21st, 2011 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, April 21 (IANS) Two senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders Thursday sought Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's intervention in the ongoing demolition drive in Jharkhand, which has led to ... Read more...

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Jharkhand court declines to halt demolition drive


April 20th, 2011 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, April 20 (IANS) The Jharkhand High Court Wednesday rejected the state government's plea to halt for four weeks the ongoing demolition drive against illegal structures in districts.The ... Read more...

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Munda caught between falling buildings and grumbling leaders


April 20th, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, April 20 (IANS) Jharkhand's Chief Minister Arjun Munda is facing a tough time in the state and within his Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) over the ongoing drive ... Read more...

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Two die of shock in Jharkhand demolition drive


April 17th, 2011 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, April 17 (IANS) Two people died of "shock" after they were served eviction notices during the ongoing demolition drive in Jharkhand, their family members said Sunday.Kisun Singh, 65, a ... Read more...

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Yashwant Sinha protests demolition drive


April 17th, 2011 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, April 17 (IANS) Ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Yashwant Sinha Sunday denounced the demolition of illegal structures in Jharkhand, saying the homeless first needed to be rehabilitated."We ... Read more...

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Minister takes stock of Maoist situation in Jharkhand


April 13th, 2011 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, April 13 (IANS) Minister of State for Home Gurudas Kamat Wednesday took stock of the Maoist situation in Jharkhand.Kamat, who arrived here Wednesday morning, visited West Singhbhum and Bokaro ... Read more...

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Congress office sealed in anti-encroachment drive


March 30th, 2011 - 12:14 am ICT by IANS
Dhanbad, March 29 (IANS) The Dhanbad district administration Tuesday sealed the offices of the Congress party, the Indian Medical Association (IMA) and others during an anti-encroachment drive, said an official.On ... Read more...

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Green lobby opposes opening up forests for mining


March 16th, 2011 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) With over a week left for group of ministers (GoM) on forests to decide on "go, no-go" areas for mining, environmentalists Wednesday appealed to ... Read more...

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Chinese labourers in Jharkhand factory: probe ordered


March 11th, 2011 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, March 11 (IANS) The Jharkhand government Friday said it would probe the visas of Chinese labourers working in a private steel factory in the state's Bokaro district."We will probe ... Read more...

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Labourer beaten to death in Jharkhand


February 21st, 2011 - 12:26 am ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Feb 20 (IANS) A labourer was beaten to death by a contractor and his son in Jharkhand's Bokaro district after he demanded his wages, police said Sunday.Sufal Razwar, involved in Mahatma ... Read more...

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Maoists blow up railway tracks in Jharkhand


February 7th, 2011 - 12:16 pm ICT by ANI
Ranchi, Feb 7 (ANI): Maoists today blew up railway tracks at two different places in Jharkhand as they began a day-long shutdown in three states to protest price rise and corruption.According to ... Read more...

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Maoists kill four, torch bus, blast CRPF water pump (Lead)


January 31st, 2011 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Jan 31 (IANS) Maoist guerrillas killed four people, set a bus on fire and blasted a water tank and pump of paratroopers in four incidents in Jharkhand, police said Monday.The guerrillas ... Read more...

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Six injured as boiler bursts


January 22nd, 2011 - 11:56 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Jan 22 (IANS) Six workers of the Tenughat Vidyut Nigam Limited (TVNL) sustained burn injuries when a boiler burst in a plant unit in Jharkhand's Bokaro district Saturday, officials said.According to ... Read more...

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Three kids burnt to death in Jharkhand


January 20th, 2011 - 12:32 am ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Jan 19 (IANS) Three children were burnt to death when their hut caught fire while they were playing with match sticks in a village in Jharkhand's Bokaro district, police said.The incident ... Read more...

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