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Jharkhand's daily-wage labourers left out of PDS safety net fear starvation as employment dries up during COVID-19 lockdown
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Jharkhand's daily-wage labourers left out of PDS safety net fear starvation as employment dries up during COVID-19 lockdown

The white ration card has become a bane for many daily-wage workers in many districts of Jharkhand, especially Palamu, Simdega, West Singhbhum, and Bokar. More so, since the nationwide lockdown over the coronavirus pandemic has left them without any income for more than two months.

Phase four of Jharkhand Assembly elections witnesses 62.54% voter turnout; polling in 15 seats peaceful
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Phase four of Jharkhand Assembly elections witnesses 62.54% voter turnout; polling in 15 seats peaceful

An estimated 62.54 percent of over 47 lakh electorate cast their votes in the fourth phase of Jharkhand Assembly elections to 15 seats on Monday, Election Commission (EC) officials said.

Campaigning for penultimate phase of Assembly elections ends in Jharkhand; 15 Assembly constituencies to go to polls on 16 Dec
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Campaigning for penultimate phase of Assembly elections ends in Jharkhand; 15 Assembly constituencies to go to polls on 16 Dec

Polling will be held in Deoghar (SC), Jamua (SC), Chandankiyari (SC), Madhupur, Bagodar, Gandey, Giridih, Dumri, Bokaro, Sindri, Nirsa, Dhanbad, Jharia, Tundi and Baghmara constituencies spread across four districts of Jharkhand

Man lynched to death over 'stealing' battery in Jharkhand's Bokaro, another injured; five arrested, manhunt on for one more
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Man lynched to death over 'stealing' battery in Jharkhand's Bokaro, another injured; five arrested, manhunt on for one more

Five persons of the same family, including a woman, have been arrested in Jharkhand's Bokaro district for lynching one man to death and injuring the other suspecting that they were stealing a truck battery

Dhanbad Lok Sabha Election Result 2019 LIVE Updates: Pashupati Nath Singh of BJP wins
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Dhanbad Lok Sabha Election Result 2019 LIVE Updates: Pashupati Nath Singh of BJP wins

BJP’s Pashupati Nath Singh snatched the seat from Congress in the 2009 election and retained it in the 2014 Lok Sabha Elections as well.

BJP denied permission to hold rally in West Bengal’s Murshidabad, says leader Shahnawaz Hussain
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BJP denied permission to hold rally in West Bengal’s Murshidabad, says leader Shahnawaz Hussain

BJP leader Shahnawaz Hussain said the TMC-led government in West Bengal has denied the party permission for a rally in Murshidabad

Denied permission to land chopper, Yogi Adityanath heads to Purulia rally venue on road; suspected TMC workers block route to event
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Denied permission to land chopper, Yogi Adityanath heads to Purulia rally venue on road; suspected TMC workers block route to event

In a bid to hamper Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath's rally in West Bengal's Purulia, Trinamool Congress (TMC) workers on Tuesday blocked the road to the district and raised slogans against him and Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Denied permission for helicopter landing, Yogi Adityanath to travel by road from Jharkhand to address rally in West Bengal’s Purulia
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Denied permission for helicopter landing, Yogi Adityanath to travel by road from Jharkhand to address rally in West Bengal’s Purulia

With no permission to land his chopper in West Bengal, Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath will land in Jharkhand’s Bokaro and then travel to Purulia by road

Vedanta says it will set up new steel plant in Jharkhand's Bokaro; mill to cost around $4 billion
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Vedanta says it will set up new steel plant in Jharkhand's Bokaro; mill to cost around $4 billion

In March, Vedanta was declared as the successful resolution applicant for ESL under the corporate insolvency resolution process.

Lightning kills fives, severely injures one in Bokaro and Lohardaga districts of Jharkhand
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Lightning kills fives, severely injures one in Bokaro and Lohardaga districts of Jharkhand

Four minor boys were killed when lightning struck a house in which they took shelter during rain and thunderstorm in Alkusha village of Bokaro district in Jharkhand on Monday

Maoist attack in Jharkhand: Railway tracks blown up, vehicles torched in Bokaro and Giridih districts
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Maoist attack in Jharkhand: Railway tracks blown up, vehicles torched in Bokaro and Giridih districts

Maoists blew up a railway track in Bokaro district and torched vehicles in Giridih on Monday during a 24-hour shutdown that they have called in Jharkhand.

Maoist attack in Jharkhand: Train services affected, search operation underway
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Maoist attack in Jharkhand: Train services affected, search operation underway

Train services on the Gomoh-Barkakana section of East Central Railway were disrupted after Maoists set ablaze Dumri Bihar railway station on Thursday.

Train, communication system of railway station set on fire in Jharkhand's Bokaro; Naxals suspected
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Train, communication system of railway station set on fire in Jharkhand's Bokaro; Naxals suspected

Suspected Naxals set the signals and communication setup of a railway station on fire, also burning down the engine of a goods train in Jharkhand's Bokaro district

Jamshedpur remains tense after violence over lynching of seven persons
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Jamshedpur remains tense after violence over lynching of seven persons

The Muslim community members allege that animal traders were being targeted and killed in Seraikela-Kharswa district, but the district administration refuted the charge.

Maoist guerillas torch train carrying coal in Jharkhand
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Maoist guerillas torch train carrying coal in Jharkhand

Six Maoist guerrillas torched a goods train carrying coal at Dumri Bihar railway station of Bokaro district in Jharkhand

‘BJP thrived on communal polarisation in Jharkhand’: JDU MP on Hazaribagh riots
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‘BJP thrived on communal polarisation in Jharkhand’: JDU MP on Hazaribagh riots

With regard to a spate of communal violence that recently rocked the state of Jharkhand, Harivansh shares his thoughts in an interview with Firstpost.

Communal violence in Jharkhand during Ram Navami, situation under control, say cops
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Communal violence in Jharkhand during Ram Navami, situation under control, say cops

Curfew was imposed in four police station areas of Bokaro district in Jharkhand on Friday night following communal violence

Bokaro: Govt promises action in rape of Dalit minor on panchayat diktat
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Bokaro: Govt promises action in rape of Dalit minor on panchayat diktat

The heinous rape of a 10-year old Dalit girl in Jharkhand on the diktat of a panchayat head had its echo in Rajya Sabha on Friday with the entire House demanding stringent punishment to the culprits.

Jharkhand: Minor Dalit girl raped on orders of Panchayat
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Jharkhand: Minor Dalit girl raped on orders of Panchayat

In a horrific incident, a Panchayat in Bokaro is alleged to have ordered the rape of a 14-year-old Dalit girl.

Ranchi: Minor raped in Jharkhand on panchayat's diktat
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Ranchi: Minor raped in Jharkhand on panchayat's diktat

A minor was raped in Jharkhand allegedly on the panchayat's diktat after her brother was accused of molesting and trying to rape a woman, police said Wednesday.