State girds loins to tackle Maoists menace

State girds loins to tackle Maoists menace

Wednesday, 20 January 2021 | PNS | Ranchi

The State Government is making every effort to control extremism in Jharkhand. It is the effort of the government that people who are deviated from the mainstream, join the mainstream of society and cooperate in the State's reconstruction. For this, an initiative is being taken to make the option of...

Viral video doctored, says BJP MLA Randhir Singh

Wednesday, 20 January 2021 | PNS | Ranchi

BJP MLA Randhir Singh on Tuesday claimed that the video clip, in which a man purported to be Singh is seen defending cyber criminals, was doctored and released online as a conspiracy by his political opponents to defame the former minister. “My opponents have released that doctored video to tarnish my...

Oraon urges Centre to increase aid in social security schemes

Wednesday, 20 January 2021 | PNS | Ranchi

Jharkhand Pradesh Congress Committee (JPCC) chief cum Finance Minister, Rameshwar Oraon on Tuesday urged the Central Government to increase the Central assistance available in social security schemes including pension for widows, old age and disabled persons. Talking to Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman through video conferencing, Oraon said that the State...

HC lifts stay on Speaker court’s action on Marandi

Wednesday, 20 January 2021 | PNS | Ranchi

The Jharkhand High Court on Tuesday lifted the stay on Speaker's action against BJP legislative party leader Babulal Marandi Marandi in the case related to the latter’s joining the BJP after Assembly polls. Now Speaker in Jharkhand Assembly, Ravindra Nath Mahto can take action in this matter. The HC gave...

Eklavya school students to get Khadi uniforms

Wednesday, 20 January 2021 | PNS | Ranchi

Two MoUs were signed on Tuesday between the Ministry of Tribal Affairs and the MSME Ministry to encourage indigenous products under Prime Minister Narendra Modi's self-reliant India Mission. On this occasion, Minister of Road Transport and MSME Nitin Gadkari, Minister of State for MSME Pratap Chandra Sarangi, Union Minister for...

CM Soren meets Coal Minister, Cong president in Delhi

Tuesday, 19 January 2021 | PNS | Ranchi

Chief Minister Hemant Soren on Monday met Congress president Sonia Gandhi, senior Congress leader Rahul Gandhi and Union Coal Minister Prahlad Joshi in Delhi, a year after the JMM-Congress-RJD alliance formed government in Jharkhand. While the CM termed meeting with Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi a courtesy meet, he said that...

Covid claims four more lives in State

Tuesday, 19 January 2021 | PNS | Ranchi

As many as four Covid-19 patients, including two from Bokaro, died during treatment on Monday in Jharkhand, taking the Covid toll in the state up at 1054, figures compiled by the state health department highlighted. Ranchi and Dhanbad reported one Covid casualty each, taking the Covid toll in Ranchi to 225...

CM nod to include 12 services under SSDGA

Tuesday, 19 January 2021 | PNS | Ranchi

Chief Minister, Hemant Soren has approved the proposal to include nine public services of the Department of Excise and prohibition, two of the Department of Energy and one of the Industries departments under the Jharkhand State Service Delivery Guarantee Act 2011. The name of the designated officer, first appellate authority,...

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