The Telegraph
Tuesday , June 24 , 2014


Democracy diehards were few and far between on Monday as Ranchi was coaxed to choose its new mayor from among 14 candidates including a scam-tainted predecessor to the post who effected cancellation of the poll last year.Those who abstained from exercising their franchise did not fumble for excuses...   | Read..

Night guard killed in Nagri

Murder has become the order of the day in suburban Ranchi....   | Read..

40-plus & ready to fly

One look at 47-year-old long-distance runner Shanti Mukta Barla, and you’d know why 40 is called the new 20. ...   | Read..

Sting trouble at kids’ ward

Expectant mothers and infants are at risk at MGM Medical College and Hospital....   | Read..

Bokaro hits safety tracks

It’s better late than never. ...   | Read..
JVM legislator Dhullu Mahto beats a nagada near Randhir Verma Chowk in Dhanbad on Monday after being released on bail from the divisional jail. The Baghmara MLA got reprieve around 11 months after he was arrested for allegedly preventing police from discharging their duty and trying to snatch a gun from a constable. Over a thousand supporters, carrying bows and arrows, greeted him with loud cheers. Picture by Gautam Dey
Power woes follow monsoon relief
Monsoon is generally expected to bring some relief for the residents, reeling under scorching summer...  | Read.. 
A mud track called road
It is said that darkness reigns at the foot of the lighthouse. The popular Japanese proverb could no...  | Read.. 

Mada mulls VRS for 700

A cash-strapped Mineral Area Development Authority (Mada) is planning to of...   | Read..

Commerce tops popular choice

It is the same old story of intermediate students making a beeline to bag ...   | Read..

Meet on job rights for disabled

On a day when many Ranchiites exercised their voting rights at the mayoral ...   | Read..

Vet council reviews ban

A three-member Veterinary Council of India (VCI) team today arrived at BAU,...   | Read..

Action plan for rains

Learning a lesson from last week’s Damodar scare in which 10 students were ...   | Read..

Camp to teach discipline

Altogether 400 students from Jharkhand are getting hands-on training in sho...   | Read..

Parking lot in land grab row

An under-construction parking lot on Bistupur Main Road bypass, which had e...   | Read..

Drain strategy to avert floods

Last year’s flash floods between July and October fresh in public memory, E...   | Read..

Panchayats, get child-friendly

A state, whose youngest citizens are often the most vulnerable to bein...   | Read..

BJP tribute to ideologue

The BJP today observed the death anniversary of Syama Prasad Mookerjee...   | Read..

Maoist gives cops the slip in Ghatshila

Three Maoists were arrested from the jungles of Mosabani in Ghatshila ...   | Read..

Cong ‘notice’ to Hemant

A perception seems to be gaining ground among central Congress leaders...   | Read..