Jharkhand Government

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Jharkhand elections 2019: Counting begins; will BJP retain the state?

23 Dec 2019

Jharkhand elections 2019: Counting begins; will BJP retain the state?

Counting of votes for the 81-seated Jharkhand assembly began at 8 am today.

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

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.

Jharkhand Governor hails state's efforts to create conducive industrial environment

26 Jan 2019

Jharkhand Governor hails state's efforts to create conducive industrial environment

Jharkhand Governor Draupadi Murmu today hailed the state's efforts to create a conducive industrial environment, making way for more investments and job opportunities.

Jharkhand government building 'Santhal village' to draw more tourists

29 Dec 2018

Jharkhand government building 'Santhal village' to draw more tourists

Buoyed by the increase in tourist footfall over the recent years, the Jharkhand government is building a 'Santhal village' in East Singhbhum district to promote the lifestyle and traditions of the community.

Housing for urban poor by 2020, promises Jharkhand Chief Minister

20 Dec 2018

Housing for urban poor by 2020, promises Jharkhand Chief Minister

The Jharkhand government is making efforts to provide accommodation to all homeless in the urban areas by 2020, Chief Minister Raghubar Das has said yesterday.

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

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.

Jharkhand: All households should get electricity-connection by December, says CM

09 Jul 2018

Jharkhand: All households should get electricity-connection by December, says CM

Jharkhand CM Raghubar Das today said by December this year every household in the state should get an electricity connection.

Jharkhand officials asked to prepare strategy for collecting more revenue

12 Apr 2018

Jharkhand officials asked to prepare strategy for collecting more revenue

Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das has asked officials to prepare a strategy so that more revenue than the fixed targets can be collected.

Sahitya Akademi award winner's 2015 book on Adivasis banned

13 Aug 2017

Sahitya Akademi award winner's 2015 book on Adivasis banned

The Jharkhand government has banned the book 'The Adivasi Will Not Dance' by Sahitya Akademi award-winning author Hansda Sowvendra Shekhar.