The Bokaro district administration has launched a weeklong drive to dig 50,000 pits for the construction of toilets under the Individual Household Construction Scheme to make the district open defecation free (ODF) by June.
The RMC has decided to raise three city parks, with dedicated children's corner, in Harmu, Jagannathpur and Bariatu under the Centre's Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation or Amrut Yojana.
A Jharkhand cadre IAS officer, who is a joint secretary in the Union ministry of social justice and empowerment, has advised officials of East Singhbhum to ensure coordinated efforts were initiated to improve development parameters at the micro-level.
A six-member team headed by Rita Saha, a senior scientist of Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB)'s regional directorate in Bengal, began touring Hazaribagh and Koderma on Monday following a directive by the National Green Tribunal on an ongoing case filed by activist-cum-advocate Satya Prakash on mass plundering of natural resources in the two districts.
The loss of custodian Subrata Pal early in the match after being red-carded for handling the ball in the penalty area proved to be the difference between host Jamshedpur FC and winner Goa FC in the crucial ISL tie at JRD Tata Sports Complex on Sunday.
A special CBI court hearing fodder scam case pertaining to Dumka treasury, in which former Bihar chief ministers Lalu Prasad and Jagannath Mishra are accused, will deliver its verdict on March 15 with judge Shivpal Singh completing the hearing on Monday.
The state health department is hoping to eradicate kala-azar or visceral leishmaniasis, the deadly vector-borne parasitic disease accompanied by prolonged high fever and swelling of the liver or spleen, from Jharkhand by 2018-end.