SC tells Jharkhand govt to inform within two weeks about decision to drop sedition charges against four accused in Pathalgarhi agitation
The Hemant Soren government in Jharkhand had, in one of the first decisions of the Cabinet, announced that it would take back all criminal cases related to the Pathalgarhi movement
Tabrez Ansari lynching case: Jharkhand Police restores murder charge against 11 accused after obtaining fresh medical report
Eight days after the Jharkhand police dropped the murder charge against 11 accused in the mob lynching case of young Muslim man Tabrez Ansari, they brought back the same charge on the accused on Wednesday after obtaining a fresh medical report
Over two months since 24-year-old Tabrez Ansari lynching, the Jharkhand Police has dropped murder charge under IPC Section 302 in the chargesheet filed against the 11 accused in the case
Jharkhand mob lynching: Delhi Waqf board chairman steps in, announces ex gratia of Rs 5 lakh, job for Tabrez Ansari's wife
Delhi Waqf Board chairman and AAP MLA Amanatullah Khan on Thursday said that the panel will give Rs 5 lakhs and a job to the wife of 24-year-old Tabrez Ansari who was lynched in Jharkhand
Jharkhand mob lynching: Tabrez Ansari’s family condemns media for 'false reports' claiming his father was also beaten to death
The family members of Tabrez Ansari who was allegedly lynched by a mob earlier this month, claimed that the reports of his father Maskoor Alam's death 15-years-ago due to mob lynching are false. They said that Tabrez's father was murdered over a dispute with friends. Tabrez Ansari was attacked by a mob in Kharsawan district of Jharkhand on the suspicion of theft on 18 June and succumbed to his injuries at a local hospital on 22 June.
Jharkhand mob lynching: 11 arrested for 'beating' 24-year-old Tabrez Ansari to death, 2 cops suspended; SIT formed to probe case
Eleven people were arrested on Monday in connection with the death of a 24-year-old man, who was thrashed by a mob here for alleged theft and is seen in a purported video being forced to chant 'Jai Shri Ram' and 'Jai Hanuman', police said. A special investigation team has been set up to look into the death of Tabrez Ansari. Two police personnel were suspended in connection with the incident.
This is yet another case of government agencies using Aadhaar as a verification system, and not taking enough measures to secure the database online
Jharkhand govt sets up three committees to look into long-pending displacement issues; aims for ‘speedy’ resolution
The Jharkhand government on Friday informed the state Assembly that committees set up at three levels are looking into the long pending issues of people displaced following the establishments of public sector units in the state over the decades.
BJP govt in Jharkhand announces Rs 2,250-crore farmers' aid; state to disburse funds under scheme from next fiscal
Jharkhand chief minister Raghubar Das on Friday announced a Rs 2,250-crore scheme to help 22.76 lakh medium and marginal farmers of the state double their income by 2022.
Baba Ramdev's Patanjali Ayurved to sign MoU with Jharkhand govt; to sell organic products under brand name 'Jharkhand Jaivik'
Baba Ramdev said Patanjali Ayurved would buy honey, wheat, rice, pulse, vegetables and other products grown through organic farming.
The Jharkhand government is likely to move an anti-conversion bill in the upcoming monsoon session of the state assembly, which starts in August.
The Jharkhand government plans to develop the mineral-rich state as a power hub by 2019, said Chief Minister Raghubar Das said