Elephants destroy crops, Palamau farmers wait for compensation

Elephants destroy crops, Palamau farmers wait for compensation

29-12-2018 

"We lost crops. This caused hell. We have been waiting to get compensation in vain", cribs Sudhir Bhuina echoing the sentiments of scores of farmers in and around Palamau Tiger Reserve(PTR) forest in Jharkhand.

In fact, their standing…

Modi to lay foundation for Mandal Dam on January 5

Modi to lay foundation for Mandal Dam on January 5

28-12-2018 

Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das today said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be visiting the state on January 5 during which he would lay the foundation stone for construction of Mandal Dam in Palamu.

Addressing a press conference…

Santa Claus heralds season of Christmas in Ranchi

Santa Claus heralds season of Christmas in Ranchi

20-12-2018 

The year-long wait for the final celebration of the year is just five days away and the Christmas market seems already glittering in Ranchi.

Along Main Road, stalls put out look festive season is back with Santa Claus figuring in the air. This…

Jharkhand Releases Action Plan to End Child Marriage

Jharkhand Releases Action Plan to End Child Marriage

29-11-2018 

The Jharkhand State Action Plan to End Child Marriage was released by the Hon’ble Chief Minister of Jharkhand in Project Bhawan here today.

The alarming scale of child marriages in Jharkhand calls for urgent interventions on the part…

Distressed children to get education,training in hostel in Ranchi

Distressed children to get education,training in hostel in Ranchi

26-11-2018 

A good news emanating from corridors of power is that children who were rescued from the vicious cycle of trafficking, bonded labour, domestic services, are going to benefit from the state government's project.

The project entails construction…

Jharkhand being selected as  'Focus State' at 49th IIFI a matter of pride: Barnwal

Jharkhand being selected as 'Focus State' at 49th IIFI a matter of pride: Barnwal

20-11-2018 

Dr. Sunil Kumar Barnwal, Secretary, Department of Information and Public Relations and Principle Secretary to the Chief Minister said that in the 49th International Film Festival (IFFI) to be held in Goa from November 21-28, Jharkhand has been selected…

Remembering Birsa Munda: Jharkhand's Tribal Revolutionary

Remembering Birsa Munda: Jharkhand's Tribal Revolutionary

15-11-2018 

On the auspicious occasion of the 143rd birth anniversary of Bhagwan Birsa Munda, Jharkhand Governor Draupadi Murmu and Chief Minister Raghubar Das gave a tribute at the Samadhi site of Birsa Munda situated at Kokar in Ranchi and garlanded his statue…

Food bank in Palamau for urgent needs of the poor

Food bank in Palamau for urgent needs of the poor

08-11-2018 

Food bank for emergency needs of the starving poor people. This scheme under the title Khadya Akasmik Nidhi is planned to be set up in Jharkhand.

To begin with, this food bank is expected to be set up at each of the 283 panchayats in Palamu,…

Facebook to monetise WhatsApp by making it carry ads

Facebook to monetise WhatsApp by making it carry ads

31-10-2018 

Top news in social media is connected with the decision of Facebook to make WhatsApp carry ads. Reports say, Chris Daniels, Vice President of WhatsApp, has said that the company is inclined to monetise the service by allowing businesses to run advertisements.

Submit the rape incidents reports in one week, Das instructs all 24 SP's

Submit the rape incidents reports in one week, Das instructs all 24 SP's

30-10-2018 

Chief Minister Raghubar Das has asked for a report on the incident of rape and the action taken by the police on them from the superintendents of police of all the districts within a week. In such incidents, the Chief Minister will himself review,…