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 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 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
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
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
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
RJD has already formed a mahagathbandhan (grand alliance) in Bihar with Congress, Upendra Kushwaha's RLSP and Mukesh Sahni's VIP
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
Nirmala Sitharaman, in the 41st meeting of GST Council on 27 August, ruled out paying compensation to states
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Cases against seven named, 3000 unnamed accused were registered in Wasseypur, Dhanbad for taking out anti-CAA protest march without permission