Jharkhand

Indian national level wrestler dies of electrocution at flooded stadium

Wednesday, August 09, 2017

In one of the saddening incidents that took place in Ranchi’s Jaipal Singh Stadium, when Vishal Kumar Verma, a national-level wrestler, died in a freak accident on Tuesday. Vishal (25) was electrocuted to death in the flooded stadium when he was trying to clear out the stadium by a water pump. Jaipal Singh Stadium building houses Jharkhand […]

Jharkhand appoints 3 IG’s to check mob violence in the state

Monday, June 12, 2017

Amid rising cases of mob lynching and communal violence in Jharkhand, Jharkhand’s CM Raghubar Das, and the state government has appointed three Inspector Generals for vigilance to curb down such incidents in the state. ALSO READ: Communal clashes near Ranchi over misbehavior with a woman State governments’ spokesperson said “IGs Murari Lal Meena and Navin Kumar Singh […]

Four children struck down by lightning in Jharkhand

Wednesday, June 07, 2017

  Heavy showers, accompanied by fearsome thunder and lightning, were experienced in major parts of Jharkhand including the capital Ranchi on Tuesday. In the Mundro village, of the Giridih district, four children were killed and two others suffered injuries as a result of being struck by the lightning. The rain, however, proved to be a […]

Communal clashes near Ranchi over misbehavior with a woman

Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Several people along with policemen were injured when a clash broke out on Tuesday between the two communities in Sukurhutu village near Ranchi. The incident took place when a woman went to a washroom and some group of boys of a community misbehaved with her. The other company after getting enraged with this act came […]

Two men sacrifices 7-year-old baby in Jharkhand

Friday, June 02, 2017

A man sacrificed a 7-year-old baby with the help of the Tantrik in order to appease God in Seraikela-Kharswan district of Jharkhand. He committed this heinous crime to get blessed with a son with his wife, according to the reports. Bhadoi Kalindi and his wife were married for last 8 years but they were unable to unsuccessful in giving […]

Mechanic’s son tops Jharkhand Board exam

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Dumka: Amid the dip in the pass percentage of Class 10 board examination in Jharkhand, Gunjan Pal, a motor mechanic’s son has topped the state’s matric exam by securing 95.8 percent marks. He got 479 marks out of 500. He scored a full hundred in Mathematics, a whopping 98 in Science, 94 in both English […]

Maoists blow up railway tracks and torches vehicles in Bokaro and Giridih

Monday, May 29, 2017

Maoist rebels blew up a railway track in Bokaro and torched several vehicles in Giridih during the 24 hours shutdown imposed in Jharkhand by these groups. The railway tracks between Chiyanki and Karmabandh railway stations were blown up. No injuries were reported, but over a dozen of trains were dirupted due to the blast. ALSO […]

NHRC issues notice to Jharkhand over abduction of more than 1000 children

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued a notice to Jharkhand on Wednesday, over the reported abductions of around 1000 children in the state in last few years. The most of the children are abducted and made to participate involuntarily in Maoist activities, according to the reports by the NHRC. ALSO READ: NHRC issues notice to DGP Jharkhand over […]

NHRC issues notice to DGP Jharkhand over mob lynching

Monday, May 22, 2017

New Delhi: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Monday took suo moto cognizance of a media report on mob lynching of seven persons on suspicion of being child kidnappers. Out of the seven persons, four were killed in the Seraikela Kharsawan district and three in Nagadih area of East Singhbhum district. Expressing serious concern […]

Twin blasts rock Hazaribagh railway station

Monday, May 22, 2017

Giridih: Panic and chaos ensued after two blasts took place late on Sunday night in Hazaribagh railway station of Jharkhand. The station where the blast occurred, falls on the railway line which goes to Kolkata from Delhi via Gaya and Dhanbad. On Sunday night two blasts were heard from the railway station, following which chaos […]

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