JAMSHEDPUR

  • Ranji Trophy Group C, Round 3, Day 2: Assam have edge over Kerala November 18, 2012

    Malappuram: Assam closed in on Kerala's firstinnings total of 264 after offspinner Arlen Konwar shone with a fivewicket haul in their Group C match. At stumps on Day 2, Assam were 161 for 4 in 61 overs, with Dheeraj Jadhav and Tarjinder Singh unbeaten on 76 and 55 respectively. Assam now...
  • Jamshedpur: Alleging affair, man kills wife, 2 kids November 4, 2012

    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. Sevenyearold Kuwanri Gope and her fouryearold brother Hote Gope along with their mother Deoki Gope (40) were allegedly axed to death by Ilyas...
  • Crackdown on hate content: Journalist arrested August 23, 2012

    Jamshedpur: In the ongoing crackdown against hate content on social media websites in the wake of the northeast exodus, a former journalist in Jamshedpur was arrested on Thursday for allegedly posting inflammatory messages online. The police seized his computer and hard disk. A probe is on. Meanwhile, 19 more suspects have been...
  • Jamshedpur: Man mauled after entering tiger enclosure July 17, 2012

    Jamshedpur: A man was mauled and seriously injured by a tiger after he sneaked into the animal's enclosure at the Tata Steel Zoological Society in Jamshedpur, police said on Tuesday. The man, whose identity is yet to be established, had entered the enclosure of Raghav, the full grown tiger, on...
  • Jharkhand's 'Lady Tarzan', a green saviour July 4, 2012

    New Delhi: Meet Jharkhand's 'Lady Tarzan', who is spearheading a green movement in east Singbhum's Naxalaffected forests. With the help of the area's tribal women, Chami Devi has successfully planted over a million trees and built watersheds to increase the ground water level. Orphaned children are part of the young...
  • Tata Motors Jamshedpur plant to halt production June 27, 2012

    Jamshedpur: Production will be halted at Tata Motors block in Jamshedpur for three days from Thursday because of the 'prevailing economic condition', the company said on Wednesday. "A block closure has been announced from June 28 to 30 in the Jamshedpur plant," Tata Motors spokesman P J Singh said. "We are market...
  • Tata's JUSCO changes the face of Jamshedpur June 1, 2012

    Jamshedpur: Tata's JUSCO is a company that takes its Corporate Social Responsibility very seriously. It is the equivalent of a municipal corporation for Jamshedpur, providing 24hour portable drinking water, uninterrupted power supply and infrastructure for the local population. For the notsoprivileged of Jamshepdur, a regular day begins stocking up drinking...
  • Jharkhand: Man says no for AC, wife commits suicide May 29, 2012

    Jamshedpur: A 32yearold woman on Monday allegedly committed suicide when her husband turned down her request for a airconditioner machine for lack of money at East Bengal Colony in Jamshedpur. Bina Das hanged herself following a quarrel with her husband over the demand of an AC machine, the police said. She had...
  • Ranchi: Youth gets death for beheading girl May 3, 2012

    Ranchi: A youth was on Wednesday sentenced to death by a local court for beheading a girl student in a college campus in Ranchi on April 28 last year. The District and Sessions Court of SH Kazmi pronounced the capital punishment against Vijendra Kumar for chopping off the head of...
  • Will not compromise on pace, says Aaron February 11, 2012

    Jamshedpur: Confident of getting back to action within a month's time, India speedster Varun Aaron said there is no question of compromising on speed. "I will be fully fit in a month and will be back in action," Aaron said when asked about the injury he had suffered during the ODI...
  • Three NIT Jamshedpur students drown in river January 18, 2012

    Jamshedpur: Three final year students of National Institute of Technology (NIT) were on Wednesday drowned in the Kharkhai River at Adityapur in SarikelaKharsawan district. According to police sources, P Aditya Vardhan, Prasun Anand and Sudhir Kumar were walking close the river bank when one of them slipped and the other two...
  • Jharkhand: 61convicted in fodder scam case January 16, 2012

    Ranchi: A special CBI court on Monday convicted 61 accused in a multicrore fodder scam case relating to fraudulent withdrawal of Rs 14.52 crore from Jamshedpur Treasury during undivided Bihar. Judge Pravas Kumar Singh sentenced 20 persons to one to three years imprisonment and slapped fine of Rs 30,000 to Rs...
  • IIMA best BSchool in India: CNBCTV18 survey January 12, 2012

    Mumbai: Candidates, who cleared the CAT this year, would want to know which is the best BSchool in India to apply to. CNBCTV18 is out with its annual BSchool rankings study. IIM Ahmedabad has again topped the list of CNBCTV18's annual Bschool rankings, but IIMBangalore is close on the heels. The...
  • Shining Business schools of India January 8, 2012

    On this special series we show the options of pursuing a career in business management. ...
  • Jamshedpur: 6 students forced to do 100 situps June 29, 2011

    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 during...
  • Maoists threaten Tatas on Singur June 25, 2011

    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 the...
  • BJP to contest from Jamshedpur, says Munda May 21, 2011

    Jamshedpur: Jharkhand Chief Minister Arjun Munda on Saturday said BJP would contest the Jamshedpur parliamentary byelection, 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 here. Jamshedpur...
  • IT officials raid premises of 4 CWG contractors October 28, 2010

    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...
  • Maoists abduct Jharkhand BDO, demand comrades' release February 15, 2010

    Ranchi: Maoists Sunday owned up to abducting a government official in Jharkhand and said the official will be released only after the demands of the guerrillas are met. Block Development Officer (BDO) Prasant Kumar Layak was abducted by four armed men of the outlawed Communist Party of IndiaMaoist (CPIMaoist) from Dalbhumgarh...
  • Jharkhand court orders action against Raj Thackeray February 18, 2009

    Ranchi: A court in Jharkhand has issued notice to Maharashtra police to attach the properties of Raj Thackeray, chief of the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS), if he fails to appear before it by April 2. The notice was issued to Maharashtra police by Judicial Magistrate Anil Kumar in Jamshedpur district while...
  • Raj Thackeray gets bail in a case filed in Jharkhand November 15, 2008

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Navnirman Sena chief Raj Thackeray was arrested by the Mumbai Police on Saturday in connection with a case filed in a Jamshedpur court. However, he was granted bail on a personal surety of Rs. 50,000. Raj's arrest is linked to a nonbailable warrant against him from a Jameshedpur court,...
  • Raj Thackeray arrested, to be brought to Mumbai October 20, 2008

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) supremo Raj Thackeray was arrested in Ratnagiri late on Monday night. He is being brought to Mumbai and is likely to be produced in Bandra court at about 1100 hrs IST. Police have charged Raj with rioting in Kherwadi in Mumbai and a case has...
  • 24 hospitalised after gas leak in Tata Motors plant May 27, 2008

    Jamshedpur: Twentyfour people were hospitalised following chlorine gas leak from a water filter plant of Tata Motors unit in Jamshedpur on Tuesday. Nearly 100 people were affected by the gas leak, however the situation is under control, according to SP Jamshedpur Navin Kumar Singh. There were a total of three...
  • XLRI grad gets $100,000 salary offer March 26, 2007

    New Delhi: IIMs are not the only management institutes where students are getting job offers with fat pay cheques, with citybased Xavier Labour Relations Institute touching the USD 100,000 figure in this year's placements. XLRI's General Management Programme placement 2007 has seen its 49 students getting as many as 106 offers...
  • Money matters at XLRI, Jamshedpur March 7, 2007

    New Delhi: It's raining money at XLRI, Jamshedpur. The average salary at the management school has increased by a whopping 50 per cent from Rs 8.4 lakh per annum last year to Rs 12.6 lakh per annum this year. The highest domestic salary bagged was Rs 16 lakh per annum,...
  • 'Naxals kicked Mahato's dead body' March 5, 2007

    Jamshedpur: Holi festivities in Jharkhand were marred by the ghastly killing of Jamshedpur MP Sunil Mahato, by suspected Naxalites on Sunday evening. The wellplanned attack, which claimed four lives, has sent shockwaves across Jharkhand. While Chief Minister Madhu Koda has announced a CBI enquiry into the killing, Jharkhand Mukti Morcha...
  • Koda orders CBI probe into Mahato killing March 4, 2007

    New Delhi: Jharkhand government on Sunday night ordered a CBI probe into the gunning down of JMM MP Sunil Mahato by Naxals near Jamshedpur. "This a tragic incident which, no doubt, has been perpetrated by Naxals and a CBI probe will be recommended," Jharkhand Chief Minister Madhu Koda said after presiding...
  • Naxals gun down MP | CBI to probe March 4, 2007

    New Delhi: The General Secretary of JMM and MP Sunil Mahato was shot dead by Naxals in Ghatshila near Jamshedpur on Sunday. Ghatshila Sub Divisional Officer Ramesh Dubey said that about 15 Naxals came to the venue of the match at Bakuria ten minutes before its end and moved near...
  • Corus officials joins Tata celebration March 2, 2007

    New Delhi: To take part in the Founder's Day celebrations of Tatas to he held on Saturday, a highlevel team of AngloDutch steel maker Corus on Friday arrived at Tata Steel's Jamshedpur plant. Tata Steel chairman Ratan Tata accompanied the Corus team comprised of chairman Jim Leng, chief executive Philippe Varin...
  • Jamshedpur rejoices Tata's feat January 31, 2007

    Jamshedpur: Workers and former employees of Tata Steel at Jamshedpur have been celebrating the Tatas' victory since Wednesday morning. They weren't too worried about the huge price Tata Steel has to pay for Corus or about market mavens giving the deal a thumb down. The workers were jubilant about rising...