Gumla

  • 8 killed, 4 injured in a road accident on Ranchi-Gumla road 21-05-2014 11:46 AM

    Eight persons were killed and four injured when a vehicle rammed into an overcrowded autorickshaw in which they were travelling on Ranchi-Gumla road under Bero police station, police said. The incident occurred when the vehicle hit the autorickshaw from behind at a place about 30 km from Ranchi on Tuesday...
  • Undertrial woman allegedly commits suicide inside jail 26-04-2014 01:25 PM

    An undertrial woman prisoner of Gumla jail died after allegedly hanging herself in Gumla Sadar Hospital premises, the police said. About 50-year-old victim Jagni Mundain was found hanging using her saree in the toilet of the hospital on Friday night, the police said. She was admitted to the hospital where...
  • LS polls: 36 percent of electors cast their vote in first 6 hours of polling in Jharkhand 10-04-2014 02:50 PM

    Around 36 percent of electors on Thursday cast their ballot in the first six hours of polling for four Lok Sabha seats from Jharkhand, officials said. Voting began in Koderma, Lohardaga, Palamu and Chatra constituencies at 7 a.m. and will end at 4 p.m. Koderma witnessed the highest polling among...
  • Congress manifesto a book of lies: Narendra Modi 27-03-2014 01:20 PM

    New Delhi: Narendra Modi, the prime ministerial candidate of the Bharatiya Janata Party, on Thursday slammed the Congress poll manifesto, calling it a "book of lies". "They have revealed a book of lies in front of the people. There is no sanctity or purity for the manifesto anymore," Modi said...
  • Ex-minister Enos Ekka's brother Satish Ekka found dead in Chaha village 30-07-2013 02:18 PM

    Former Jharkhand Minister Enos Ekka's brother Satish Ekka was found dead in Gumla's Chaha village on Tuesday. Satish Ekka had been abducted on July 19. His abductors had demanded a ransom of Rs 30 lakh. ...
  • Jharkhand: Suspected Naxal arrested after gunfire 30-05-2012 08:17 AM

    Ranchi: A suspected Naxal was arrested by a joint team of police and paramilitary forces in Jharkhand's Gumla district on Tuesday. Security men exchanged gunfire with Maoist ultras after unearthing a training camp of the People's Liberation Front of India (PLFI) in Gumla district on Tuesday. "An early morning joint...
  • Jharkhand woman killed, roasted, eaten by murderers 07-06-2011 11:59 AM

    Ranchi: A woman, accused of practising black magic, was killed and her body cut up, roasted and eaten by her murderers in Jharkhand's Gumla district, police said on Tuesday. The woman, a widow identified as Aitwari Devi, 45, was killed at Nawgai village of Gumla district, around 140 Km from...
  • Five members of a rival Maoist faction killed 15-05-2011 10:03 AM

    Gumla: Five members of a breakaway faction of Maoists, including the bridegroom, were shot dead allegedly by suspected Maoists at a wedding ceremony at Raidih in Gumla district of Jharkhand, the police said on Sunday. Five members of People's Liberation Front of India (PLFI) were shot dead by rival Maoists...