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PM Modi shares stage with sexual assault accused. Hail hypocrisy!

14 Dec 2019

PM Modi shares stage with sexual assault accused. Hail hypocrisy!

In the Parliament yesterday, BJP leaders created an uproar, asking former Congress President Rahul Gandhi to apologize for his 'Rape in India' remark.

Dhanbad has highest 4G availability, beats Delhi and Bengaluru

29 Mar 2019

Dhanbad has highest 4G availability, beats Delhi and Bengaluru

4G is the daily driver for millions, but when it comes to availability, you may notice occasional drops and lags while moving from one place to another.

Woman's body found hanging from FOB pillar in Dhanbad station

12 Jan 2019

Woman's body found hanging from FOB pillar in Dhanbad station

The body of a woman was found hanging from a pillar of the footbridge connecting two platforms at Dhanbad railway station in the early hours today.

SC Judge Joseph tells lawyers to help downtrodden, helpless people

19 Nov 2018

SC Judge Joseph tells lawyers to help downtrodden, helpless people

Supreme Court Judge Kurian Joseph has called upon lawyers to help the downtrodden and helpless people.

Members of this tribe pay liquor as fine for crimes

02 Aug 2018

Members of this tribe pay liquor as fine for crimes

Last week, when Dalu Birhor engaged in a brawl with a neighbor, he was fined two bottles of Hariya (a locally-brewed liquor).

PM Modi sends his golden garland to IIT student

07 May 2018

PM Modi sends his golden garland to IIT student

PM Narendra Modi has sent a garland he had worn at a function as a gift to a research scholar of the IIT Indian School of Mines (ISM) in Dhanbad following the student's request on Twitter.

Jharkhand: Man arrested for raping, murdering 5-year-old girl

01 May 2018

Jharkhand: Man arrested for raping, murdering 5-year-old girl

A man has been arrested for allegedly raping and murdering a five-year-old girl in Dhanbad district, Jharkhand.

JEE-Main: Online exam was easier, but mathematics lengthy, student say

16 Apr 2018

JEE-Main: Online exam was easier, but mathematics lengthy, student say

Students who appeared the JEE Main online exam yesterday gave mixed reactions, with most agreeing that overall, the paper was balanced.

Sharbati Devi, PM Modi's "rakhi sister," dies

11 Mar 2018

Sharbati Devi, PM Modi's "rakhi sister," dies

Sharbati Devi, known as PM Narendra Modi's "rakhi sister," died in Dhanbad yesterday at the age of 103.

Why children in this Dhanbad village don't smile?

13 Nov 2017

Why children in this Dhanbad village don't smile?

At least one person in each of the 68 households of Dhanbad's Brahman Tola village has fluorosis.