Jamshedpur: News

01 Nov 2022

Tata Steel

'Steel man of India' JJ Irani passes away at 86

Popularly known as the "steel man of India," former managing director of Tata Steel and former director of Tata Sons, Jamshed J Irani, died aged 86 at Tata Main Hospital (TMH) in Jamshedpur, Jharkhand, on Monday night.

11 Sep 2021


At least 10 games required before AFC Asian Cup: Dennerby

Newly-appointed Indian women's football coach Thomas Dennerby on Saturday said the team needs to play at least 10 international matches against opponents with diverse playing styles in the run-up to the AFC Asian Cup.

06 May 2020


Jamshedpur is India's biggest coronavirus-free urban cluster

Jamshedpur, the biggest urban conglomeration in Jharkhand, has emerged as the only urban cluster in India with zero coronavirus cases.

28 Apr 2020


Controversy over Hindu posters in Jamshedpur; VHP to distribute more

In Jharkhand's Jamshedpur, a huge controversy started after some fruit sellers put up posters declaring their shops as "Hindu ones".

23 Dec 2019

Narendra Modi

Jharkhand elections: BJP loses another state, Hemant Soren emerges victorious

Today, BJP faced a humiliating defeat as the state of Jharkhand slipped through its hands.

19 Sep 2019


Tabrez Ansari lynching: Days after outrage, accused charged with murder

A few days back, Jharkhand police had willy-nilly dropped the murder charges against 11 people accused of lynching Tabrez Ansari, a Muslim man, in June.

01 Aug 2019


Jamshedpur shocker: Father of three kidnapped, raped and beheaded 3-year-old

In a gruesome incident which has sent shock waves through Jamshedpur, Jharkhand, a three-year-old was kidnapped, raped and beheaded by a man identified as Rinku Sahu.

25 Jun 2019


Jharkhand: Muslim man lynched, 11 people held, two cops suspended

A Muslim man identified as Shams Tabrez Ansari died on Saturday (June 22) in Jharkhand, days after a mob tied him to a pole and brutally thrashed him.

05 Mar 2019

Andhra Pradesh

Train from Bengaluru to Jamshedpur catches fire in Andhra Pradesh

The Yesvantpur-Tatanagar Superfast Express, bound for Jamshedpur, caught fire on Tuesday around 2 AM in Andhra Pradesh's East Godavari district, reports NDTV.

23 Feb 2019


Jharkhand: Mentally ill man kills 5 family members with axe

A mentally deranged man allegedly killed five members of his family in Saraikela-Kharswan district in Jamshedpur, Jharkhand today.

22 Feb 2019

Indian Super League

ISL 2018-19: Chennaiyin FC vs Jamshedpur: Preview and prediction

Chennaiyin FC will be hosting Jamshedpur tomorrow in their return Indian Super League fixture.

15 Feb 2019

Indian Super League

ISL 2018-19: Jamshedpur vs Pune City: Preview and prediction

Jamshedpur FC will be hosting Pune City tomorrow in their return Indian Super League fixture.

08 Feb 2019


ISL 2018-19: Jamshedpur vs Mumbai City: Match preview and prediction

Jamshedpur will be hosting Mumbai City today in their return Indian Super League fixture.

02 Feb 2019

Indian Super League

ISL 2018-19- ATK vs Jamshedpur: Match preview and prediction

ATK will be taking on Jamshedpur tomorrow in their return fixture of the Indian Super League.

28 Jan 2019


ISL 2018-19: Goa vs Jamshedpur: Match preview and prediction

Goa will host Jamshedpur tonight, and the match could be a thrilling affair keeping both teams' abilities in consideration.

10 Jan 2019


Jamshedpur: Fearing jail, youth marries pregnant fiancee at police station

On Tuesday, the officers at Kowali police station under Potka block of East Singhbhum, Jharkhand, witnessed a marriage, which they facilitated.

12 Dec 2018


Jamshedpur: Man who paraded woman naked is facing rape charges

A man who was arrested on Friday for parading a tribal woman naked through a village near Jamshedpur will now also be charged with rape.

12 Dec 2018

Indian Super League

ISL 2018-19: Jamshedpur vs Delhi Dynamos: A pre-match report

While Jamshedpur will be trying to secure a spot in the top four by winning this encounter, bottom-placed Delhi Dynamos will be desperate to prevent another humiliating loss tonight.

01 Dec 2018


ISL 2018-19: Jamshedpur vs NorthEast United: Match preview and prediction

A vital ISL fixture shall be played tonight between Jamshedpur FC and NorthEast United.

02 Oct 2018

Tata Motors Ltd

Tata Motors expects to clock 20% CV growth in FY2018-19

Auto major Tata Motors Ltd expects to clock 20% growth in its commercial vehicles segment in fiscal 2018-19, riding on an overall uptrend in the economy.

24 Sep 2018

Narendra Modi

Jharkhand: Mother of newborn become first beneficiary of Ayushman Bharat

Punam Mahato has become the first beneficiary of Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PMJAY) in Jharkhand after giving birth to a baby girl at a hospital in Jamshedpur, minutes after the scheme was rolled out by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Ranchi.

02 Sep 2018


Jamshedpur to soon become India's first cow dung-free city

The Jharkhand government has initiated efforts to make Jamshedpur the "country's first" cow dung-free city, an official said.

04 Aug 2018


Five Jharkhand State Electricity Board employees killed in road accident

Five employees of Jharkhand State Electricity Board were killed while another is battling for life after a truck hit their vehicle in Seraikela, about 35 km from Jamshedpur.

29 Jul 2018


Jharkhand Khadi Board makes 'rakhis' from waste silk threads

Putting waste to good use, the Jharkhand State Khadi and Gramodyog Board has started manufacturing "rakhis" made of waste silk threads.

24 Jul 2018


Archer, forced to work as laborer, granted Rs. 5 lakh

Former archer, Ashok Soren, has been granted Rs. 5 lakh by Sports Ministry after it had come to light that the athlete was working as a daily wage laborer.

23 Jul 2018


In Jamshedpur, a tree for every newborn during Shravan month

As part of its green initiatives, Jamshedpur Notified Area Committee (JNAC) in Jharkhand has decided to undertake a drive, under which parents of babies born in the holy "Shravan month" will get a chance to plant and name a sapling after their child.

11 Jun 2018


Jamshedpur: Shop-owner stabs customer for paying Rs.15-bill with Rs.500 note

Not having change on him nearly turned out fatal for a Jamshedpur man.

23 Apr 2018

Swachh Bharat

Jamshedpur: BDOs directed to complete toilet construction by June 15

The Deputy Commissioner of Jamshedpur's East Singhbhum district Amit Kumar has directed all the Block Development Officers (BDOs) to complete the construction of toilets, as part of the Swachh Bharat Mission by June 15.

06 Nov 2017


Amitabh closes curtains on KBC, how much did he earn?

Amitabh Bachchan on Friday began his episode by announcing that the show will have the last telecast of this season on November 6.

29 Sep 2017

PV Sindhu

Jamshedpur's Anamika Mazumdar, first crorepati on Kaun Banega Crorepati 9!

Amitabh Bachchan's Kaun Banega Crorepati Season 9, with a prize money of Rs. 7cr, premiered on 28 August 2017, but the game show didn't see a big winner until yesterday.

30 Aug 2017


Patna HC upholds life sentence to Mohammad Shahabuddin in double-murder

The Patna HC has upheld life imprisonment to former RJD MLA Mohammad Shahabuddin in a double murder case.

24 Jul 2017

Sachin Tendulkar

Indian players in ISL's domestic draft

The Indian players' auction for the 2017 Indian Super League concluded last evening with a lot of variety of fanfare.

17 Apr 2017


Shahabuddin double murder case: Jamshedpur court acquits the RJD MP

A Jamshedpur court has acquitted Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) MP Mohammad Shahabuddin in a 1989 triple murder case.

19 Feb 2017


Shahabuddin transferred to Tihar jail

Former RJD MP Mohammad Shahabuddin will be transferred to Tihar jail from the Beur Central Jail in Bihar as per the Supreme Court's directives.

25 Sep 2016


Fresh plea against Shahbuddin's bail plea in SC

The mother of three youth who were allegedly killed at the behest of Mohammed Shahabuddin has approached the Supreme Court with a fresh plea against his bail.