Jamshedpur

  • Narendra Modi apologises to media for party supporters' behaviour 10-04-2014 04:46 PM

    BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Thursday apologised to the media for the inconvenience caused by his party supporters who surged closer to media enclosure at a rally in Jamshedpurat Gopal Maidan. The moment Modi took to the dais to address the rally, over a dozen party supporters started...
  • Robbers strike bank, decamp with four computer monitors 21-03-2014 08:38 PM

    Burglars made off with four computer monitors after breaking into Bank of India's Ichagarh branch office in the adjoining Seraikela-Kharswan district, police said. Cash at the branch remained untouched as the burglars were unable to open the safe during the robbery which took place last night, said officer-in-charge of Ichagarh...
  • Father-in-law held for axing woman to death in Gadigram 18-03-2014 08:27 PM

    A 65-year-old man axed his daughter-in-law to death in Gadigram, about 25km from Jamshedpur, in the Patamda police station area, police said on Tuesday. The accused, identified as Mohan Majhi was arrested after he surrendered at the police station and confessed to his crime, deputy SP (Patamda) Amit Kumar said,...
  • Beheaded bodies of three teenagers found, police begin probe 18-03-2014 04:49 PM

    Beheaded bodies of three teenagers including two siblings were recovered from Jamabeda jungle under Seraikela police station area in adjoining Seraikela-Kharswan district on Tuesday, police said in Jamshedpur on Tuesday. The victims were identified as Mohammed Wasim (19), Mohammed Hasan (18) and his brother Mohammed Hussan (19), all residents of...
  • Celluloid Chapter organises African Film Festival in Jamshedpur 15-03-2014 08:57 PM

    One of the oldest Film Society of the Eastern India "Celluloid Chapter" organized an African Film Festival in the steel city of Jamshedpur from Saturday. The film festival was kicked off with the screening of Oumarou Ganda directed Nigerian movie "Le Wazzou Polygame" and Fadika Kramo-Lancine-directed film "Djeli" of Cote...
  • FIDE chess meet to start in Ramgarh next week 08-02-2014 10:23 PM

    A three-day FIDE Rating Chess Championship will be held at Ramgarh in Ramgarh district from February 15 to 18. Around 150 players including 70 rated players are likely to take part in the Ram Narayan Singh Memorial Jharkhand State Open, organised for the first time in Ramgarh, the Jharkhand State...
  • Industry bodies urge govt to provide land for airport 18-11-2013 10:32 PM

    Two local industry bodies have requested the Jharkhand Government to provide land to Tata Steel for building an airport in Jamshedpur. In a joint meeting in Jamshedpur on Sunday, the Singhbhum Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Adityapur Small Industries Association expressed anguish over the delay in providing the...
  • SCCI observes fast demanding repair of NH-33 near Pardih Kali Mandir 20-10-2013 06:49 PM

    Jamshedpur: Singhbhum Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI) and several other industrial and trade organisations on Sunday observed a day-long fast and staged dharna near Pardih Kali Mandir, on National Highway 33 in support of their demand for immediate action to improve the pitiable condition of the NH-33. Led by...
  • Seven sentenced to life imprisonment for gangrape in Jamshedpur 03-10-2013 06:32 PM

    Jamshedpur: A court in Jamshedpur on Thursday sentenced seven persons to life imprisonment for gang raping a newly married woman in 2011. The 1st Additional District and Session Judge, Satyaprakash Sinha, found Nazir Khan alias Raju, Azad Khan alias Badshah, Shera, Zahir Khan alias Sunny, Kasim, Safizul Haq alias Thapa...
  • Jharkhand starts relief measures for flood victims 22-08-2013 11:34 PM

    Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren on Thursday ordered initiation of relief measures to people affected by flood in Sahibganj and Jamshedpur districts. He also asked the officials concerned to set up camps, if necessary, and mobile health clinics, officials said in Ranchi. Chairing a high-level meeting on the flood situation...
  • Seller gives onions for free with purchase of tyres in Jamshedpur 13-08-2013 06:53 PM

    Onions are being provided free with the purchase of car and truck tyres by a tyre seller inJamshedpur to protest the rise in the price of the edible bulb. "As the price of onion has gone up to Rs 60 a kg inJamshedpur, we have decided to offer five kg...
  • Man beaten to death for protesting molestation of his sister-in-law 13-06-2013 04:46 AM

    Ranchi: A man was beaten to death by his friend and some others when he protested molestation of his sister-in-law in Jharkhand's Jamshedpur district, police said Wednesday. According to police, Krishna, a resident of Birsanagar colony in Jamshedpur, around 130 km from Ranchi, was returning home along with his sister-in-law...
  • Jharkhand: Two Maoists killed in encounter 14-05-2013 02:21 PM

    Jamshedpur: At least two Maoists were killed and three jawans got injured in an encounter between the ultras and the security forces in a forest in Seraikela-Kharswan district in Jharkhand, police said on Tuesday. Earlier police had said one Maoist was killed and two jawans were injured in the encounter...
  • Jharkhand: Maoist killed, 2 security men hurt in encounter 14-05-2013 07:29 AM

    Jharkhand: One Maoist was killed and two security men were injured on Monday in an encounter in Jharkhand. Police officials said they received a tip-off that Maoists were about to assemble in the forest whereupon the police, COBRA and CRPF forces rushed to the spot. The Maoists fired on seeing...
  • Jamshedpur: Alleging affair, man kills wife, 2 kids 04-11-2012 06:38 PM

    Jamshedpur: Suspecting that his wife was into an illicit relationship, a villager allegedly killed her and their two children in West Singhbhum district, police said on Sunday. Seven-year-old Kuwanri Gope and her four-year-old brother Hote Gope along with their mother Deoki Gope (40) were allegedly axed to death by Ilyas...
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  • Jamshedpur: 6 students forced to do 100 sit-ups 29-06-2011 11:11 AM

    New Delhi: In a shocking case of corporal punishment in a Jamshedpur school, 6 girl students were brutally punished by a lady teacher, which resulted in them fainting. The 9th class students, who are now being treated at a hospital, were punished by the teacher for making too much noise...
  • Maoists threaten Tatas on Singur 25-06-2011 09:56 PM

    Kolkata: Maoists on Saturday threatened the Tatas to withdraw the Singur case from the Calcutta High Court or else they would go for an indefinite economic blockade in all their installations including Tata Steel Plant at Jamshedpur. "If the Tatas try to grab land and paralyse the economic life of...
  • BJP to contest from Jamshedpur, says Munda 21-05-2011 08:14 PM

    Jamshedpur: Jharkhand Chief Minister Arjun Munda on Saturday said BJP would contest the Jamshedpur parliamentary by-election, which he represented in Lok Sabha before becoming the chief minister. "I had represented the Jamshedpur Lok Sabha seat till I resigned and later elected to the state assembly in February," Munda told newsmen...
  • I-T officials raid premises of 4 CWG contractors 28-10-2010 08:36 PM

    New Delhi: The Commonwealth Games probe now gathering pace with Income Tax officials carrying out nationwide raids on premises of four contractors who executed all the works related to the Games. Countrywide raids, searches and surveys were conducted at 50 premises across Delhi and the NCR, Jamshedpur, Kolkata, Bangalore and...