The Telegraph
Wednesday , September 27 , 2017

May Durga protect these tinderbox pandals

High on frills, low on fire safety - that sums up Durga Puja in Ranchi this year with the common refrain among organisers being "theek kar lenge (will fix it)" and the resigned tone of...   | Read..

Pit easy idea against litter

Why must a community Puja go green? Because worshipping the goddess is incomplete without paying homage to mother nature.   | Read..

Buddy bike trip ends in tragedy

A young man, pandal-hopping with friends on Panchami night, was fatally injured when the bike on which he was riding pillion without a helmet was hit by a speeding car on...   | Read..

Yoga miracle turns girls into goddesses

They say young girls can't sit still for a minute. Imagine then, five young girls posing motionless for five hours as goddesses without batting an eyelid at a Ranchi pandal.   | Read..

Uncle kills boy on Puja tour

A suspected family land dispute prompted a man to strangle his nephew after having kidnapped the cricket-loving 12-year-old with the offer of showing him M.S. Dhoni's house...   | Read..

Incab hearing put off till Dec.

Delhi High Court today fixed December 18 as the next date for hearing on Incab's revival as most of the 47 respondents to a petition filed by Tata Steel on its claim to...   | Read..

Industry law changes

The state Cabinet today resolved to bring in an ordinance to amend the Industrial Disputes Act of 1947 to cut down the time limit for workers to challenge contentious...   | Read..

Mining tech award

The Central Institute of Mining and Fuel Research was today presented with a prestigious technology award by President Ram Nath Kovind at Vigyan Bhavan in New Delhi, the...   | Read..

Team pins down power theft

Jharkhand Urja Vikas Nigam Ltd (JUVNL) unearthed an ingenious power theft worth Rs 2.54 crore engineered by pins at a mini steel plant at Chakulia, Ghatshila subdivision,...   | Read..

Goddess finally on Facebook

Durga is on Facebook. Or more to the point, simulated Facebook that's larger than life.   | Read..

Extra muscle to man traffic

Jamshedpur police, which have just around 70 traffic cops, have hired the services of around 300 additional forces from Bokaro, Latehar, Simdega and Palamau for security...   | Read..

Talks call ends hill shutdown

The 104-day-old strike in the hills will be called off from 6am Wednesday, Bimal Gurung said a few hours after Union home minister Rajnath Singh announced a meeting within...   | Read..

'Ignored' Ishrat judge resigns

Justice Jayant Patel, the second senior-most judge of Karnataka High Court who had ordered a CBI probe into the alleged fake encounter killings of teenager Ishrat Jahan and...   | Read..

2.3 lakh in CAT

Over 50 students will compete for a single IIM seat, with nearly 2.31 lakh candidates registering for this year's Common Admission Test (CAT) on November 26.   | Read..

Communities bond at pandal

It's the biggest carnival in this part of the country.   | Read..
DIVINE METTLE: The seven-feet, copper coloured Durga idol at Road 4, Bagbera Housing Colony, on Jamshedpur's outskirts on Sashthi evening. Over...   | Read..
Revellers throng the Sri Sri Bandhgadi Durga Puja Samiti pandal at Dipatoli, Ranchi, on Sashthi evening on Tuesday.   | Read..
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