Jharkhand

  • Video Volunteers expose the big question mark on amenities in schools August 4, 2014

    From cities to our hinterland the story remains the same; schools, access to schools and amenities in schools are a big question mark. Here are two reports coming via Video Volunteers, from Hazaribagh in Jharkhand. ...
  • Bokaro rape: NCW slams district administration July 11, 2014

    National Commission for Women member Shamina Shafiq on Friday said that the panel would take up the case of a rape of 14-year-old tribal girl in Jharkhand's Bokaro allegedly on the orders of village panchayat. She slammed the district administration over the incident and sought action against local bodies...
  • Watch: Key candidates in the fray in Lok Sabha elections April 24, 2014

    In the second biggest phase of the current Lok Sabha elections 117 Lok Sabha seats will vote on Thursday. Among 117 the Lok Sabha seats, 39 are in Tamil Nadu which is voting in a single phase. Remaining 19 seats in Maharashtra including India's business capital Mumbai are also voting...
  • Watch: Analysis of early voter trends in Lok Sabha elections Phase III April 10, 2014

    As many as 91 constituencies voted in the third phase of the Lok Sabha elections on Thursday. ...
  • Watch: Election tracker promo on East India, Northeast India March 31, 2014

    With the elections 2014 about to be announced, the Election Tracker is back on CNN-IBN. CNN-IBN-Lokniti-CSDS National Election Tracker brings the mood of key swing states ahead of the Lok Sabha elections. Tonight we will focus on West Bengal, Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha, and Assam. ...
  • Video Volunteers: Medical negligence in Jharkhand and Odisha February 23, 2014

    Our partners video volunteers have shared these reports with us. Shot by their community correspondents in rural Jharkhand and Odisha, these reports expose the gross medical negligence faced by people at the hands of govt. employed medical staff. ...
  • Rahul Gandhi interacts with tribal women in Jharkhand February 7, 2014

    Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Friday held an interaction with tribal women in Jharkhand who urged him that they should get proper representation in Parliament and Assembly elections. ...
  • News18.com, a new destination for regional news January 26, 2014

    News has a new destination. News18.com is one place where you can find all the regional news from the states of Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand. Apart from regional news, one can also access news from cricket, movies, sports, business and Technology. ...
  • Watch: Girls in bondage October 16, 2013

    Recently, a 50-year-old woman was arrested in Delhi for allegedly brutally abusing her teenaged domestic worker. The 15-year-old girl from Jharkhand had alleged that her employer would beat her up every day. Such is the case of thousands of girls from Jharkhand who end up as domestic help. ...
  • Watch: Illegal placement agencies thrive on the need for cheap domestic help October 4, 2013

    Exploiting the extreme poverty in parts of rural India and the need for cheap domestic help in metro cities drives the racket of illegal placement agencies. In the hidden camera investigation, the traffickers and agents reveal how easily they dupe girls and sell them in the cities and how they...
  • CJ Impact: No to corruption in Jharkhand school September 22, 2013

    CJ Mukesh Rajak from Video Volunteers had earlier reported on the allegation of bribery in a government run school in Jharkhand. His story has now made an impact with authorities cracking on the erring officials and teachers at the school. In this report, Mukesh talks about how a common citizen...
  • CJ Show: Video Volunteers report on corruption in a Jharkhand School September 22, 2013

    Our partner, Video Volunteers sent this report on the allegations of corruption in a government run school in Jharkhand. From a piece of chalk used for writing to exam results, everything is on offer for a charge, commonly called as' chai paani' by the staff of the school. Students say...
  • Monsoon tracker: Severe rainfall expected across North Eastern States September 2, 2013

    The Met Department has predicted severe rainfall in parts of North Eastern States on Monday. Fairly widespread rainfall is also predicted in parts of Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha, Chhattigarh, North Eastern States, parts of Madhya Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu and parts of Maharashtra. ...
  • Monsoon tracker: Widespread rainfall expected across UP, Jharkhand August 26, 2013

    Fairly widespread rainfall is expected in Uttar Pradesh and Jharkhand on Monday. ...
  • Monsoon tracker: Widespread rainfall expected across MP,Chhattisgarh August 22, 2013

    Widespread rainfall is expected in Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand and Sikkim. ...
  • News 360: Naxals ambush police convoy and kill SP, 4 other policemen July 2, 2013

    Naxals ambushed a police convoy in Jharkhand and killed the Pakur Superintendent of Police and 4 other policemen. The incident took place a month after the attack on Congress leaders in Sukma. ...
  • SP, 4 others killed in Naxal attack July 2, 2013

    The SP of Pakur district and four others have been killed after their motorcade came under attack in jharkhand. ...
  • Jharkhand: Nothing is finalised on JMM-Congress coalition government, says Shakeel Ahmed July 2, 2013

    The Congress and the Jharkhand Mukti Morcha may form a coalition government in Jharkhand, said sources. Congress leader Shakeel Ahmed said they hope to reach a solution soon as nothing is finalised as of now. "We have not had anything concrete on this matter so far," he said. ...
  • CJ Sonali Mukherjee fights for justice June 16, 2013

    Acid attack victim, Sonali Mukherjee turns CJ to narrates her sorrowful tale after acid was thrown at her. She has been fighting to bring the criminals to justice ever since the day of attack. ...
  • News 360: Pak violates ceasefire again, Naxal body bombs kill two January 10, 2013

    The Delhi High Court will take up the gangrape case on Monday as Delhi Police offers an unconditional apology for its laxity. ...
  • Ready for talks with Jharkhand Mukti Morcha: Congress January 8, 2013

    In a blow to the BJP government in Jharkhand, the JMM withdrew support to the coalition in the state on Tuesday. Jharkhand CM Arjun Munda later met the governor and submitted his resignation. ...
  • Jharkhand: Govt in trouble as JMM withdraws support January 8, 2013

    For the umpteenth time, JMM chief Shibu Soren withdrew support to a coalition government in Jharkhand. This time his target is Arjun Munda. Soren's grouse against Munda is the fact that the BJP failed to fulfill its promise of handing over power to JMM after its own 28-month stint at the...
  • News 360: Police question Owaisi in hate speech case January 7, 2013

    MIM leader Akbaruddin Owaisi had sought four-days' time to present himself at court. Owaisi filed his plea in the High Court, seeking a stay on his arrest. ...
  • Ranchi: Girl sets herself ablaze after being sexually harassed December 16, 2012

    In Ranchi a teenager committed suicide after she was allegedly sexually harassed by a group of youth. The incident happened at Chatakpur. The victim poured kerosene and set herself ablaze. Police have taken the accused men into custody and have launched a probe. ...
  • Jharkhand ashram stampede: Police enhance security September 24, 2012

    A religious gathering at the Thakur Anukul Chand Samaadhi in Deogarh turned into a tragedy after nine people were killed and 24 injured in a stampede. ...
  • Watch: MLA takes off his shirt in Jharkhand assembly September 3, 2012

    Jharkhand assembly was adjourned twice today after an opposition MLA ripped off his shirt inside the house to press for demands. ...
  • India Positive: Inspiring stories of good work August 25, 2012

    American runs football academy for tribal girls, school on wheels educating slum children and more inspiring stories. ...
  • Jharkhand acid attack victim says her fight is still strong July 17, 2012

    The victim spoke to CNN-IBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose about her fight for justice. ...
  • FTN: Is the law far too weak in dealing with crimes against women? July 16, 2012

    27-year-old Sonali Mukherjee is still struggling to come to terms with the trauma of an acid attack nine years ago that left her blind and barely alive. ...
  • Jharkhand acid attack case: SC lawyer offers to fight for victim July 15, 2012

    Supreme Court lawyer Aparna Bhat, who filed the PIL in the Sonali Mukherjee acid attack case, says she is willing to help her for free. ...