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Maoists kill security official in Jharkhand


March 25th, 2011 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
Ghatshila (Jharkhand), Mar.25 (ANI): A security personnel has been killed in a clash with the Maoists in Ghatshila in Jharkhand's East Singhbhum district.Akhilesh Jha, Senior Superintendent of Police, said that they ... Read more...

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Maoist fear during Jharkhand village council election, tourism affected


December 27th, 2010 - 6:59 pm ICT by ANI
By Girija Shankar OjhaGhatshila (Jharkhand), Dec.27 (ANI): Fear of Maoists has affected the village council elections and the tourism sector in Ghatshila.Tourists, mostly from West Bengal, arrive to Ghatshila located on the ... Read more...

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Prominent winners and losers in Jharkhand assembly polls


December 23rd, 2009 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Dec 23 (IANS) The following are the prominent winners and losers in the Nov 25-Dec 18 Jharkhand assembly elections as the votes were counted Wednesday. While Congress state president Pradeep Balmuchu ... Read more...

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Amid violence, Maoists at war within


December 15th, 2009 - 11:21 am ICT by IANS
Ghatshila (Jharkhand), Dec 15 (IANS) They may have stepped up attacks across different parts of India, but the debate still rages within the larger body of Indian Maoists: is the violence the ... Read more...

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Almost 60 percent polling in Jharkhand’s fourth phase (Second Lead)


December 12th, 2009 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Dec 12 (IANS) An almost 60 percent turnout was reported from the 14 assembly seats, situated in Maoist strongholds, in the fourth phase of Jharkhand's assembly elections Saturday despite the rebels' ... Read more...

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Over 50 percent polling in Jharkhand’s fourth phase (Lead)


December 12th, 2009 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Dec 12 (IANS) An over 50 percent turnout was reported from the 14 assembly seats, situated in Maoist strongholds, in the fourth phase of Jharkhand's assembly elections Saturday despite the rebels' ... Read more...

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Campaigning ends for fourth phase of Jharkhand polls


December 10th, 2009 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Dec 10 (IANS) Campaigning in the 14 assembly constituencies where polling will be held Saturday in the fourth phase of polls to the 81-member Jharkhand assembly ended Thursday. Of these 14 assembly ... Read more...

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Sonia Gandhi to campaign in Jharkhand Tuesday


December 6th, 2009 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Dec 6 (IANS) Congress president Sonia Gandhi will Tuesday campaign in Jharkhand for party candidates contesting the fourth phase of assembly polls Dec 12. "Sonia Gandhi will campaign in two places ... Read more...

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Maoist violence and corruption are key election issues for people


November 21st, 2009 - 11:35 am ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee Jamshedpur, Nov 21 (IANS) The usually uneventful and quiet East Singhbhum district, a stronghold of Ho, Oraon and Mahto tribals and with a sizeable migrant urban population from across ... Read more...

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Santhali literature is booming, but needs government help


November 19th, 2009 - 11:56 am ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee Jamshedpur, Nov 19 (IANS) Contemporary Santhali literature has taken off in a big way since it became an official language of Jharkhand in 2003, but it has not come of ... Read more...

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Apart from non-stop services, Mamata introduces 57 new trains


July 3rd, 2009 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) Apart from 12 non-stop train services between major cities, Railways Minister Mamata Banerjee has introduced as many as 57 new trains in her rail budget for ... Read more...

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57 new trains introduced


July 3rd, 2009 - 6:33 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 3 (ANI): Fifty-seven new trains service are proposed in the Railway Budget for 2009-10. This was announced by Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee in Parliament today.These are: 1. Vishakhapatnam ... Read more...

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Newly constructed road connects 200 Jharkhand villages


May 10th, 2009 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
By Anup SinhaGhatshila (Jharkhand), May 11 (ANI): A newly constructed road under the 'Pradhanmantri Gram Sadak Yojana' has connected 200 remote villages in Ghatshila in Jharkhand. It has brought a solace ... Read more...

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