Jharkhand  /  Published 17.12.19

PM Modi, Amit Shah turned blind eye to corruption: Saryu Roy

Saryu Roy, BJP-leader turned- chief minister Raghubar Das’s Independent challenger from Jamshedpur East, said here on Tuesday that BJP national president Amit Shah had tried to mediate between him a...
By Suresh Prasad Nikhar in Dumka

Jharkhand  /  Published 11.06.20

Hemant to flag off workers' train

In a first, chief minister Hemant Soren will flag off a special train, carrying around 1500 workers, for BRO projects on Friday – a development that comes close on the heels of the state government'...
By Saurav Roy in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 18.05.19

At Rajmahal, JMM latches on to a bridge too far

Over a hundred bikers are campaigning for the BJP on the Sahebganj-Dumka highway, but in Mahadeoganj, barely 3km from here, flags bearing the party’s lotus symbol are remarkably few in number. The m...
By Animesh Bisoee in Sahebganj

Jharkhand  /  Published 05.01.20

Not CM, but son & friend: Hemant

Chief minister Hemant Soren on Sunday held his first Janata Durbar at Sahebganj with his party MP Vijay Hansda, where said he “won’t act like a chief minister but as a son, brother and friend”, ...
By Suresh Prasad Nikhar in Dumka

Jharkhand  /  Published 19.12.19

Do-or-die in Santhal heart

Dumka Assembly constituency, also the sub-capital of Jharkhand, some 270km northeast of Ranchi, is the heart of Santhal Pargana and its most prestigious seat. As in 2014, Dumka is again witnessing a b...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpdur


Jharkhand  /  Published 30.09.19

Deluge batters Jharkhand, 4 dead in Dumka

Three persons died at home as a mud wall fell on them, and minister Louise Marandi’s residential boundary wall collapsed in Dumka, a part of a bridge caved in at Pakur, floodwater entered residentia...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 12.05.20

Lynched for ‘goat theft’ in Dumka

A man was lynched and another severely injured by a mob while the duo was allegedly trying to steal a goat at a village in Dumka on Monday afternoon.Superintendent of police (SP) Ambar Lakra said Subh...
By Suresh Prasad Nikhar in Dumka

Jharkhand  /  Published 04.12.18

CM Raghubar Das asks people for 10 years

Chief minister Raghubar Das on Tuesday inaugurated a tourist complex in scenic Massanjore under Shikaripara Assembly seat in Dumka, a JMM bastion with long-time MLA Nalin Soren, asked people to give h...
By Our Special Correspondent in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 13.06.20

Hemant sends off 'soldiers' to work

Jharkhand chief minister Hemant Soren on Saturday referred to the workers of the state as “soldiers” for deciding to build roads on our borders as he flagged off a train carrying over 1,500 labo...
By Saurav Roy in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 29.03.20

Long & hungry walk

At least 35 people, including men, women and children, walked more than 170km for six days from Burdwan in Bengal to reach Jharkhand’s Dumka, surviving barely on one meal a day. These people, all vi...
By Suresh Prasad Nikhar in Dumka


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