Ranchi: Jamtara MLA Irfan Ansari, who is also of the five working presidents of the state Congress, on Saturday backed his father Furqan Ansari, who has been issued a show-cause notice for his comments on former AICC president Rahul Gandhi and other central leaders. Earlier this week, Furqan had blamed […]

Ranchi: Jharkhand recorded six Covid death on the last day of Chhath Puja on Saturday, the highest single-day casualty figure since November 9 and the second-highest this month. With just 175 cases being detected through the day, the casualty rate rose marginally and touched 0.88%. Till date 1,07,332 persons have […]

Ranchi: Ankita Kumari (22) (name changed) recently visited one of the leading plastic surgeons in the state for a nose reshaping surgery. When Ankita was asked why she wanted to undergo a nose job, she revealed that she feels embarrassed during Zoom video conferences due to the shape of her […]

Jamshedpur: Padma Shri Digambar Hansda, who died on Thursday, was cremated with full state honours on Friday at Parvati crematorium in Jugsalai. While state transport minister Champai Soren represented the government at the funeral of the 81-year-old tribal academician, the district authorities accorded a guard of honour amid a tearful […]

Ranchi: Heavy Engineering Corporation Ltd (HEC) on Saturday bagged a Rs 527-crore-project for constructing a coal handling plant (CHP) on a turnkey basis at Magadh open cast project of Central Coalfields Limited (CCL) in Chatra. The project involves planning, designing, construction, fabrication, erection, installation, testing and commissioning of a coal […]

Ranchi/Jamshedpur/Bokaro: With devotees across Jharkhand offering the morning arghya (prayers and offerings) to the rising sun on Saturday, chhath celebrations came to an end in the tribal state with no major incident related to the festivities being reported. Although low-key keeping in mind the ongoing pandemic, a large number of […]