Torpa becomes first block in State to achieve 100 % vaccination

Torpa becomes first block in State to achieve 100 % vaccination

Monday, 29 November 2021 | PNS | Ranchi

Torpa in Khunti has become the first block in Jharkhand to achieve 100 per cent Covid-19 vaccination coverage. This tribal-dominated block has achieved this feat despite resistance against vaccination from villagers during the initial phase of the immunisation campaign. However, the sincere hard work of district administration officials coupled with the...

BJP demands dismissal of JPSC chief, fair probe in result

Monday, 29 November 2021 | PNS | Ranchi

Jharkhand BJP on Sunday demanded the Hemant Soren Government to dismiss the chairperson of the Jharkhand Public Service Commission (JPSC) alleging the Government is patronising corruption. Jharkhand BJP president Deepak Prakash who held a press conference on the issue of the JPSC examination said that it was a matter of...

All-women team to take over operations of Noamundi mines

Monday, 29 November 2021 | Parvinder Bhatia | Jamshedpur

With women making giant strides in empowering their lot, Tata Steel’s Noamundi Iron Mine in Jharkhand is set to witness an all-women team taking over the entire mining process from next year. It will be the first time that the entire process in a day will be handled by women.  As...

Ramrudra High School wins Inter-School Cricket Championship

Monday, 29 November 2021 | Rahul Sharma | Bokaro

The final match of the Inter School Cricket Championship-21 was played at the Cricket Stadium Bokaro and Ramudra High School, Chas won the match to become the new champions. The match was organised by the Sports and Civil Amenities Department of BSL. On this occasion, Executive Director (Personnel and Administration) Sameer...

Punjab to set up exclusive research centre on Ramayana, Mahabharata, and Srimad Bhagvad Gita

Monday, 29 November 2021 | PNS | Khati (Phagwara)

Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Sunday announced to set up an exclusive research centre on three epics of Ramayana, Mahabharat, and Srimad Bhagvad Gita. This state of the art research centre will showcase the message of these three epics, said the Chief Minister while addressing the gathering after laying...

Retired lecturer gets felicitated

Monday, 29 November 2021 | PNS | Bokaro

Girija Nand Jha (Ardhanarishwar), a retired English lecturer from the Education Department of Bokaro Steel Plant and former General Secretary of a literary organisation 'Sahitylok', was honoured with ‘Triveni Kant Thakur Sahitya Samman’ for his remarkable contribution to Maithili literature. On Saturday, Jha was honoured with `11,000, a citation and a...

Four feared trapped in mine cave-in

Monday, 29 November 2021 | SURESH NIKHAR | BERMO

At least four villagers were trapped under the debris after an illegal coal mine caved-in at Chandankiyari block of Bokaro on Friday, local sources said. However, there was no official confirmation of the incident by the time this report was filed on Sunday. Police sources said that no such incident ever...

CM to attend wedding in Latehar today

Monday, 29 November 2021 | PNS | DALTONGANJ

Chief Minister Hemant Soren is set to arrive at Mangra under Barwadeeh block in Latehar district on Monday to attend the wedding ceremony of the daughter of Manika MLA Ramchander Singh, said sources. Singh has confirmed the visit of the CM on Monday. The MLA has his native house at Mangra. The...

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