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Jharkhand and homes without maps: Puny process of clearance at the heart of this mammoth developmental issue
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Jharkhand and homes without maps: Puny process of clearance at the heart of this mammoth developmental issue

In April 2011, the BJP-JMM coalition informed the Jharkhand HC that 1.4 lakh houses of total 1.7 lakh houses in Ranchi are built without any kind of map clearance. This means that almost 90% homes were built without layout /map clearance.

West Bengal polls: Hemant Soren holds rally in Jhargham, says JMM will work for Adivasi people
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West Bengal polls: Hemant Soren holds rally in Jhargham, says JMM will work for Adivasi people

West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee said she was 'hurt' that the Jharkhand chief minister visited the district for political purposes and said he 'should look after his own state'

Jharkhand exits 2017 TPA: Amid rising federal tensions, question is who will pay 'bijli ka bill'
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Jharkhand exits 2017 TPA: Amid rising federal tensions, question is who will pay 'bijli ka bill'

Jharkhand announced its exit from a Tripartite Agreement (TPA) between the state, Government of India (GOI) and Reserve Bank of India (RBI) after the cabinet approval. The TPA was invoked after the state government failed to clear its outstanding dues to Damodar Valley Corporation

Jharkhand govt to convene special Assembly session on 11 Nov to pass resolution on Sarna Code
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Jharkhand govt to convene special Assembly session on 11 Nov to pass resolution on Sarna Code

The resolution will seek a special column for followers of the Sarna religion, who are not presently classified as a separate entity, in the Census 2021

Sedition case filed against Jharkhand BJP chief for trying to 'destabilise' state government
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Sedition case filed against Jharkhand BJP chief for trying to 'destabilise' state government

The BJP's Deepak Prakash said in a press conference that the saffron party will form the government in the state in the next two-three months

Agri Bills are 'anti-farmer', constitute attack on country's federal structure, says Hemant Soren
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Agri Bills are 'anti-farmer', constitute attack on country's federal structure, says Hemant Soren

Soren said that the Centre had not consulted states before bringing the Bills in Parliament and therefore, they are 'undemocratic'

Bihar Assembly election: Hemant Soren meets Lalu Prasad Yadav, says JMM and RJD will fight polls together
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Bihar Assembly election: Hemant Soren meets Lalu Prasad Yadav, says JMM and RJD will fight polls together

RJD has already formed a mahagathbandhan (grand alliance) in Bihar with Congress, Upendra Kushwaha's RLSP and Mukesh Sahni's VIP

Woman preacher gang-raped at ashram in Jharkhand's Godda district; one arrested
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Woman preacher gang-raped at ashram in Jharkhand's Godda district; one arrested

The rape survivor had come to the ashram in February to attend a religious function, but got stuck there due to the lockdown, police said

'Act of sovereign default': Hemant Soren writes to PM against Centre's GST compensation proposal
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'Act of sovereign default': Hemant Soren writes to PM against Centre's GST compensation proposal

Nirmala Sitharaman, in the 41st meeting of GST Council on 27 August, ruled out paying compensation to states

Former Jharkhand CM Shibu Soren, wife in home isolation after testing positive for coronavirus
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Former Jharkhand CM Shibu Soren, wife in home isolation after testing positive for coronavirus

On 7 August, at least 12 security guards posted at Soren’s official residence had tested positive

Jharkhand athlete Geeta Kumari forced to sell vegetables; government intervenes to provide financial assistance
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Jharkhand athlete Geeta Kumari forced to sell vegetables; government intervenes to provide financial assistance

Geeta Kumari had won eight gold medals at state-level walking competitions and won a silver medal

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.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Jharkhand govt issues rate list in bid to prevent ration shops from overcharging, engaging in black marketing
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Jharkhand govt issues rate list in bid to prevent ration shops from overcharging, engaging in black marketing

Acting on reports of a few ration shops providing commodities at a higher price due to the 21-day lockdown over coronavirus outbreak, the Jharkhand government on Wednesday released a rate chart of various essential items

Hemant Soren govt says no hunger deaths in Jharkhand; activists question claim, say lack of accountability will hurt marginalised
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Hemant Soren govt says no hunger deaths in Jharkhand; activists question claim, say lack of accountability will hurt marginalised

In the past, Hemant Soren has repeatedly criticised the former BJP government’s “stoic silence” over hunger deaths in Jharkhand.

Hemant Soren withdraws FIR against former Jharkhand CM Raghubar Das over ‘objectionable’ remarks during Assembly poll campaign
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Hemant Soren withdraws FIR against former Jharkhand CM Raghubar Das over ‘objectionable’ remarks during Assembly poll campaign

Jharkhand chief minister Hemant Soren on Monday withdrew the FIR he had lodged against his former chief minister of the BJP Raghubar Das for allegdly making some "objectionable" remarks against him during electioneering during Assembly polls in 2019.

Jharkhand cabinet expansion postponed after Chief Minister Hemant Soren asks governor to delay due to Chaibasa incident
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Jharkhand cabinet expansion postponed after Chief Minister Hemant Soren asks governor to delay due to Chaibasa incident

The cabinet expansion of the Jharkhand government scheduled for Friday has been postponed after Chief Minister Hemant Soren requested Governor Draupadi Murmu to postpone it due to the Chaibasa incident.

Hemant Soren to expand four-member Jharkhand cabinet today; govt can add another eight ministers as per rules
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Hemant Soren to expand four-member Jharkhand cabinet today; govt can add another eight ministers as per rules

Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren will expand his four-member cabinet on Friday, JMM general secretary Suprio Bhattacharya said

Seven tribals kidnapped, killed in Jharkhand for opposing Pathalgadhi movement; CM Hemant Soren directs police to set up SIT to probe matter
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Seven tribals kidnapped, killed in Jharkhand for opposing Pathalgadhi movement; CM Hemant Soren directs police to set up SIT to probe matter

Supporters of ‘Pathalgadhi’ movement, armed with lathis and axes, allegedly kidnapped seven villagers and later killed them in the West Singhbhum district of Jharkhand for allegedly opposing their stir, police said

Seven tribals kidnapped and killed in Jharkhand’s West Singhbhum district for opposing Pathalgadhi movement, claim police
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Seven tribals kidnapped and killed in Jharkhand’s West Singhbhum district for opposing Pathalgadhi movement, claim police

Supporters of ‘Pathalgadhi’ movement, armed with lathis and axes, allegedly kidnapped seven villagers and later killed them in the West Singhbhum district of Jharkhand for allegedly opposing their stir, police said on Wednesday.

Jharkhand govt to drop sedition charges against anti-CAA protesters; 'Will work towards being the voice of people,' says Hemant Soren
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Jharkhand govt to drop sedition charges against anti-CAA protesters; 'Will work towards being the voice of people,' says Hemant Soren

Cases against seven named, 3000 unnamed accused were registered in Wasseypur, Dhanbad for taking out anti-CAA protest march without permission