618 new infections, State reports 16,500 Covid cases

618 new infections, State reports 16,500 Covid cases

Saturday, 08 August 2020 | PNS | Ranchi

Jharkhand recorded six Covid casualties and 618 fresh cases of novel coronavirus on Friday. With six deaths on Friday, the death toll in the state due to corona infection has crossed 150 marks. The final death toll as per health bulletin stands at 151, while the number of active cases is...

Agriculture Minister assures action against fertiliser black marketeers

Saturday, 08 August 2020 | PNS | Ranchi

After getting information that black marketing of fertilizers is going on in various parts of the State, Agriculture Minister, Badal on Friday said that the State Government will take immediate action to stop it and it will not be tolerated in any case. He assured the issue will be resolved...

ESL organises ‘Aarogya Rath’ to improve access to quality healthcare

Saturday, 08 August 2020 | PNS | Bokaro

Vedanta Electrosteel Steels Limited (ESL) launched ‘Aarogya Rath’ – free mobile health units to help improve access to quality healthcare facilities in Bokaro district. The ESL CSR department, in association with the Citizen Foundation, set up two health camps in Siyaljori and Babugram villages respectively. Speaking on the launch of the...

JPC Area commander, aide held with weapons

Saturday, 08 August 2020 | PNS | Hazaribag

Hazaribag police on Thursday night arrested two hardcore members of Jharkhand Prastuti Committee (JPC) including an area commander from Katkamsandi jungle of the Hazaribag. Police also recovered weapons from them. The district police were searching them for a long time. They are accused of more than two dozen cases in...

8 SBI staff test +ve for Covid

Saturday, 08 August 2020 | PNS | Bokaro

Eight bank employees of State Bank of India main branch Sector 4, contracted coronavirus in the city raising concerns among the fraternity. On Thursday late night 12 new cases of COVID-19 infection surfaced in the district including eight bank’s employees, informed Rajesh Kumar Singh Deputy Commissioner Bokaro. The new positives cases...

Striking MGNREGA personnel create hindrances in Palamu

Saturday, 08 August 2020 | PNS | DALTONGANJ

Striking personnel of MGNREGA are up to prank. Sources said some of them are reluctant to give passwords. Some have sat tight with the documents of MGNREGA schemes. Sources said these tricks of personnel on strike of MGNREGA are in the knowledge of the district administration. The MGNREGA personnel are on...

Jamshedpur FC appoints Owen as head coach for ISL

Saturday, 08 August 2020 | PNS | Jamshedpur

Jamshedpur FC has signed Owen Coyle as their new head coach ahead of their 2020-21 Indian Super League (ISL) campaign. Sharing his feelings over the development,Owen said, “Jamshedpur has a tremendous football legacy. The club has all the right things in place, starting with its vision and translating into a robust...

Admin comes to help footballer selling leaf-plates for livelihood

Saturday, 08 August 2020 | Pankaj Kumar | Dhanbad

Chief Minister Hemant Soren on Friday directed the Dhanbad Deputy Commissioner (DC) through a tweet to arrange for extending government assistance to family of a tribal international woman footballer, who is forced to sell leaf- plates for livelihood. Eighteen-year-old Sangeeta Soren, who has represented India twice in international tournaments is forced...

State Editions

BSES discoms’ replacement scheme for ACs, fans

08 August 2020 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Govt sends notices to 5,584 firms for not filing GST returns

08 August 2020 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Pay salaries of Covid warriors, Cong workers tell Kejriwal

08 August 2020 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

FIR filed against six revenue officials among 12 people

08 August 2020 | Parvesh Sharma | Delhi

SDMC swings into action as vector-borne diseases surge

08 August 2020 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

CSE welcomes notification of EV Policy

08 August 2020 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

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