I have kept my promise to empower female Mukhiyas ,says Governor Ahmad

I have kept my promise to empower female Mukhiyas ,says Governor Ahmad

23-02-2013 

Governor Syed Ahmad today said that he had fulfilled the promise of empowering elected women representatives of the local bodies.

“In my address to the people on January 26,I had promised to provide power to the women representatives…

ASSOCHAM demands for safety and modernization on passenger trains

ASSOCHAM demands for safety and modernization on passenger trains

22-02-2013 

irtually 65 per cent out of 7,000 people representing all sections interviewed in 20 cities by ASSOCHAM team have voted in favour of moratorium on new passenger trains and want Railway Budget to focus on safety and modernization, improving existing…

Police hushed up the scam,court issues warrant of arrest against college principal

Police hushed up the scam,court issues warrant of arrest against college principal

22-02-2013 

A local court has issued non bailable warrant of arrest against Marwari College Principal UC Mahta among others others in connection with bungling of Rs 74 lakh.

Apart from UC Mehta,who is father-in-law of former Deputy CM Sudesh Mahto,five…

Ranchi Bandh against Jain’s murder draws mix response

Ranchi Bandh against Jain’s murder draws mix response

22-02-2013 

Bandh called by Truck Owners’ Association in Ranchi today evoked a mixed response.

While most shops remained closed,schools and colleges were opened.The traffic was almost normal.

The bandh was called to protest against the kidnapping…

Manzar Alam among three suspects of Hyderabad serial blasts hails from Ranchi

Manzar Alam among three suspects of Hyderabad serial blasts hails from Ranchi

22-02-2013 

Initial forensic samples from blast sites indicate use of ammonium nitrate, urea and petrol in manufacturing of IEDs fitted in bi cycles. The investigators are probing three specific names as suspected by Hyderabad police.

Among these suspects…

Boy tonsured,jailed for eve teasing a girl

Boy tonsured,jailed for eve teasing a girl

22-02-2013 

Palamau jail today enrolled an undertrial prisoner who is facing the charge of eve teasing and molesting a girl.

The prisoner(18) is a class X student. He is alleged to have molested and eve teased a class IX girl student of Harina High school.”While…

CBI raids premises of MLAs in cash- for- vote scam case

CBI raids premises of MLAs in cash- for- vote scam case

21-02-2013 

The CBI today raided the premises of MLAs who were accused in the cash for vote scam.

Among the MLAs whose houses and official premises were raided in Ranchi,Hazarbagh,Pakur and Godda are Congress’s two MLAs Rajesh Ranjan and Yogendra…

Jain found murdered,buried in Itki jungle

Jain found murdered,buried in Itki jungle

21-02-2013 

All shops remained closed today in protest against the murder of Gyanchandra Jain,a resident of Kokar in Ranchi,who owned tyre re –cycling and mineral water plants.

Jain’s body was consigned to flames at the Muktidham this afternoon.Hundreds…

NASA Seeks University Participants for Summer Rocket Workshop

NASA Seeks University Participants for Summer Rocket Workshop

21-02-2013 

University faculty and students interested in learning how to build scientific experiments for spaceflight are invited to join RockOn 2013 from June 15-20 at NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia.

RockOn 2013 is an annual workshop…

Businessmen greet Centre’s decision to clear NTPC’s power project

Businessmen greet Centre’s decision to clear NTPC’s power project

21-02-2013 

Former Prime Minister Atal Behari Vajpayee had laid the foundation stone of the 1,999 MW North Karanpura Super Thermal Power Plant in Tandwa village under Chatra district in 2008.

Fourteen years later the Cabinet Committee on Investment (CCI)…