It has been almost a month since the maiden executive wing of the Adityapur Municipal Corporation came into being, but disposal of solid waste - a persistent problem in this industrial township - hasn't got any better.
A walkway along the 5km stretch between Booty More and Kantatoli, built during the 2017 Global Investors' Summit, is now lined with shops selling everything from construction material and furniture to vegetables, rendering it virtually out of bounds for pedestrians.
The court of additional judicial commissioner Shivpal Singh on Friday observed that three Sapphire International School hostel officials had failed in their duty to protect a Class VII student and hence, were equally responsible for his murder on the campus.
Around 550 non-teaching workers of Birsa Agricultural University (BAU), Kanke, who are on an indefinite strike for the past 22 days, on Friday prevented ad hoc employees from entering the varsity premises and threatened to lock the gates if their demands were not met soon.
Residents and shopkeepers of Kantatoli joined the eviction drive to facilitate the construction of the 1,250-metre flyover in the absence of manpower from Jharkhand Urban Infrastructure Development Company (Juidco) on Friday.
Teenaged gunshot victim and gangster Abhay Giri is fighting for his life at Tata Main Hospital's high dependency unit here with doctors terming his condition extremely critical because of excessive blood loss.
High-energy action is set to unfold on the 50feet artificial wall from Saturday, the opening day of the first IMF (Indian Mountaineering Foundation) All India Open National (Speed Climbing) Competition at JRD Tata Sports Complex.
Hopes took a leap of faith on Friday as Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid online from Baliapur the foundation of projects worth Rs 27,000 crore, including a Rs 7,000-crore fertiliser plant in Sindri that promises to offer plum jobs.