Jharkhand  /  Published 25.04.22

Six minors held for rape of 11-year-old

Six minor boys were apprehended by police in Jharkhand’s Khunti district for allegedly raping an 11-year-old girl, an officer said.            &...
By PTI in Khunti

Jharkhand  /  Published 14.03.22

Jharkhand stalls land survey

The Jharkhand government has put on hold the central government’s land survey scheme, Swamitva Yojana, after protest from tribals in Khunti district. Jharkhand chief minister Hemant Soren, repl...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 13.02.22

NGO helps formalise dhuku marriages

A group of tribal couples in Jharkhand who had chosen to be in a live-in relationship, more because of financial constraints, were formally married at the first of a series of functions that began in ...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 30.09.21

State: District hospitals feted

Health minister Banna Gupta on Thursday gave away Centre-funded Kayakalp awards to as many as 67 government-run healthcare facilities in Jharkhand for maintaining hygiene and cleanliness, and lauded t...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 20.08.21

Khunti: football centres in blocks

Home to two-time hockey Olympian Nikki Pradhan, Khunti is now hoping to churn out competent footballers who can in the future represent the country. To promote the sport in the district that is other...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi


Calcutta  /  Published 13.08.21

Open-air Puja venue at BJ Block

The puja pandal at BJ Block this year will be modelled on a rajbari thakurdalan of yesteryears. “This will ensure an open-air pandal so there is ample space for visitors to stand at safe distanc...
By Shatadipa Bhattacharya in Salt Lake

Calcutta  /  Published 13.08.21

Gold mask for goddess at Baguiati khuti puja

He drew a parallel of the coronavirus that replicates invisibly through human-to-human contact with Raktabij, the demon that spawned a thousand replicas on a drop of its blood touching the floor. &ldq...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Salt Lake

Jharkhand  /  Published 06.03.21

These Khunti girls 'conquered' English

As many as 26 girls, most of them survivors of child marriage and human trafficking, were conferred with certificates by the US Consulate General in Khunti on Saturday fo...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 28.02.21

LaQshya certification for 2 govt hospitals

Bokaro Sadar Hospital is among the two proud recipients of “State Certification for LaQshya”, the other being Khunti’s Sadar Hospital. Niti Ayog has praised these two healthcare cent...
By Our Correspondent in Bokaro

Jharkhand  /  Published 30.10.20

3 of family murdered on witchcraft suspicion

Police recovered three decapitated bodies, including two women, all from one family, near a stream of Raba rivulet in Jharkhand’s Khunti district on Wednesday evening, with allegations that they...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur


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