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‘Ideal condition for sowing paddy’

Monday, 06 Jul 2015 | PNS | Ranchi | in Ranchi

Terming the current sunny days an ideal condition for sowing seeds in the paddy fields, agricultural experts expect heavy rainfall in the next three-four days as a trough line was passing from the eastern part of Bihar to the northwest part of West Bengal which may bring in heavy rainfall…

Experts brainstorm on Interstitial Lung Disease

Monday, 06 Jul 2015 | PNS | Jamshedpur | in Ranchi

The department of Pulmonology in Tata Main Hospital organised a CME on Interstitial Lung Disease (ILD) and workshop on sleep study and bronchoscopy for the first time in the steel city. The programme was conducted by Dr Raja Dhar, a renowned pulmonologist from Fortis Hospital, Kolkata. He was assisted…

Ujjwal Batria appointed as new Lafarge India CEO

Monday, 06 Jul 2015 | PNS | Jamshedpur | in Ranchi

Lafarge India has appointed Ujjwal Batria as the India CEO. Batria will take over the responsibility from Martin Kriegner, previously the country CEO of Lafarge India who has been appointed future area manager of central Europe for LafargeHolcim.Ujjwal Batria has been with Lafarge for the past 16 years. He…

‘J’khand to be among developed States soon’

Monday, 06 Jul 2015 | PNS | Ranchi | in Ranchi

Chief Minister Raghubar Das said that Jharkhand will be counted among the top ten developed States of the country in the next ten years as it is already on the path of development. According to Das, there is no comparison of Jharkhand as there was innumerable number of talents in…

Strict vigil on quality of Deoghar ‘pedas' during Sawan

Monday, 06 Jul 2015 | Anshu Nidhi | Ranchi | in Ranchi

The Deoghar district administration has geared up for monitoring the quality of the popular pedas (sweets) offered to Lord Shiva at Shravani Mela which comes next month. The demand and production of the Prasad goes high during Shravani Mela and so is the supply of the ingredients required to make…

Competitive exams keep public libraries alive

Monday, 06 Jul 2015 | Dep Shikha | Ranchi | in Ranchi

With the dawn of Internet age and digitalisation, it seemed that the culture of library would be washed away, especially in cities like Ranchi. But, a large number of students still go to the public libraries of the city to study.The city has about four-five recognised and old libraries that…

Derailment affects train services

Monday, 06 Jul 2015 | PNS | Jamshedpur | in Ranchi

Movement of trains was affected for the second consecutive day on Sunday due to derailment of a goods train in the Chandil Purulia section of South Eastern Railway's Adra division.The mishap took place early morning on Saturday after a truck collided with a goods train at an unmanned level crossing…

Hunt coninues for 40 missing teenagers

Monday, 06 Jul 2015 | PNS | Daltonganj | in Ranchi

Palamu Police launched Operation Muskan to recover the missing children below 18 years of age. Sources said there are still 40 children missing and continue to remain traceless since last four years.DSP Heeralal Ravi confirming the number of missing children said that efforts are on to track them down. When…

Striving for delivery system benefiting ‘last man’: Jayant Sinha

Monday, 06 Jul 2015 | Vivek Punj | Ranchi | in Ranchi

Union Minister of State Jayant Sinha, while outlining the priorities of the Centre, said that steps were in line that can bring smile of the faces of millions, especially those residing in the backward States like Jharkhand. “The notion sabka saath, sabka vikas has been our primary objective since the…

Homes for rescued girls remain a far cry still!

Monday, 06 Jul 2015 | SUMEDHA CHAUDHURY | Ranchi | in Ranchi

It seems that the fate of the rescued girls is yet to smile on to them! Otherwise the doors of 'Nari-Niketan' at Arsande near Kanke block would not have locked in the want of necessary facilities like security and matron. Marking a history in Jharkhand on June 25, Chief Minister Raghubar…

SOUND BITES

Shivraj Singh Chouhan should be sacked and an impartial probe should be done in the Vyapam scam.

Congress leader | RS Surjewala

It is a good time for female actors because there is greater acceptability. Meaty roles are being written for them.

Actor | Richa Chadha

On his death anniversary, I bow to the venerable Dhirubhai Ambani. His contribution to the nation is eternal and invaluable.

Rajya Sabha MP | Parimal Nathwani
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