JDP, JVM leaders agree to form alliance for Assam, WB polls
Jharkhand Disom Party and former Jharkhand Chief Minister Babulal Marandi-led Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (Prajatantrik) agreed to a proposal of forming an alliance.
West Bengal: How football is helping Birbhum girls dribble past early marriage and domestic violence
Birbhum is a district where women face i...
PM Narendra Modi sends dinner invite to Uddhav Thackeray to discuss President poll strategy
A BJP leader claims that Advani, Sumitra Mahajan,...
Six organisations demand domicile policy in Jharkhand, oppose ad-hoc appointments
They opposed govt's practice of hiring candidates on ad-hoc basis in permanent jobs and demanded an amicable, practical and judicious domicile policy.
Lok Sabha polls in West Bengal: Discontent over candidate selection puts question mark on BJP's prospects
The BJP, which has announced candidates for 40 seats out of 42 in the state, has nominated 10 turncoats, who switched over from Congress, CPI(M) and TMC .
Turncoats preferred by TMC, BJP in Bengal poll battle
There is discontent over candidate selection within both the parties dominating the poll scenario in the state.
Nepal earthquake: Four players from Odisha in U-14 Girl's Football team return home
The team members were told not to stay inside rooms at night and instead take rest in lobby due to several aftershocks, said Iva Panna.
Did delay in naming Presidential candidate make JD(U) chief 'desert' opposition camp?
It is now being felt that if the opposition had announced its candidate, opting for a leader with the right credentials, jumping ship would not have been easy for any party including JD(U).
Wrong to say DeMo, GST & bank mergers not working; but there are teething troubles: FM
Problems do come up as all of us are getting into a formal system, into a technology driven system. I can understand the difficulties but I would not reject moving forward with the system which is in place and which benefits all of us. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on India attaining a $5-trillion economy, GST, failure of reforms and more.
Jharkhand Congress MLA Bidesh Singh dies of heart attack
Singh suffered a heart attack at around midnight last night and was rushed to the hospital, where doctors declared him dead, family sources said.
Malda villages fight drought, CPM fights for seat
In the 2014 LS polls, TMC was less than 5,000 votes short of CPM in this assembly segment of Uttar Malda seat.
Just 3% forest area under community governance: Study
Millions of forest dwellers in the country still do not have rights to conserve forests or access to forest resources. Ten years after the Forest Rights Act was passed by Parliament — a law that secures rights of forest dwellers and empowers them to protect forests — only about 3% of the potential forest area for community governance has been recognised, says a new study.
BJP MLA Raghunandan Mandal dies in Jharkhand
Jharkhand Governor Droupadi Murmu, Chief Minister Raghubar Das, former Chief Minister Arjun Munda and several other leaders condoled the death.
Swami Agnivesh in hospital after assault in Jharkhand; blames BJYM, ABVP activists
Agnivesh was assaulted in Pakur as he came out after addressing a press conference, where he attacked the BJP government.
Agricultural development is our top priority: Jharkhand Guv
Jharkhand Governor Droupadi Murmu said development of agriculture was the top priority for her government though industrial progress was also necessary to make progress.
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