Tag: jharkhand

Jharkhand urges Centre to allot 95 per cent of COVID-19 vaccines through govt route

Citing “challenging circumstances” in vaccinating its entire population amid limited availability of private hospitals, Jharkhand has once again urged the Centre to alter the ratio...

hemant soren: Jharkhand CM writes to PM seeking free Covid vaccine for 18-44 age group

Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday and sought free Covid jabs for the 18-44 age group, saying the...

Yaas ravages Odisha, West Bengal; 4 dead; Jharkhand stays on high alert

Cyclone Yaas, packing winds of up to 130-145 kmph, whiplashed the country’s eastern coasts on Wednesday, dumping heavy rain, damaging houses and farmlands, and leaving...

Amarinder Singh urges PM Narendra Modi to increase oxygen, vaccine supplies | India News

Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh (ANI) CHANDIGARH: Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh on Sunday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to increase the state’s oxygen quota...

Andhra CM, BJP leaders lash out at Soren for ‘distasteful’ remarks against PM | India News

NEW DELHI: Andhra Pradesh chief minister Jagan Mohan Reddy on Thursday joined BJP leaders criticising his Jharkhand counterpart Hemant Soren’s “distasteful” remarks about Prime Minister...

Lalu Prasad Yadav’s kidney functioning at 25%, situation alarming: Dr Umesh Prasad | India News

RANCHI: The physician of jailed RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav, Dr Umesh Prasad on Saturday said that the latter’s kidney is functioning at 25 per...

Odisha tops, Delhi at 13th in Urban Governance Index | India News

NEW DELHI: Odisha tops the list of states in urban governance followed by Maharashtra and Chhattisgarh while Manipur and Nagaland are at the bottom, according...

Sushil Modi releases audio of Lalu ‘luring’ Bihar BJP MLA | India News

PATNA: Former Bihar deputy CM Sushil Kumar Modi on Wednesday released an alleged audio clip of jailed RJD chief Lalu Prasad asking BJP’s MLA from...

3rd wave on wane? Delhi reports drop in weekly cases | India News

In what could be an early sign that Delhi’s third Covid wave is now abating, the capital reported a drop in fresh cases last week,...

e-auction: E-auction of mining near 50km radius of eco-sensitive zone may not be allowed , says SC

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday said it intend to pass an order that any proposed mining block within the 50 kilometer radius of...

Voting under way in byelections on 54 assembly seats across 10 states: All you need to know | India News

NEW DELHI: Voting is under way for byelections on 54 assembly seats spread across 10 states on Tuesday, including 28 seats in Madhya Pradesh where...

Positivity rate: ‘Backward’ states beat developed ones | India News

NEW DELHI: Amid the pandemic gloom, the ‘backward’ states of Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand and Assam have positive news to share. They have all brought...

On 15th anniversary of RTI Act, report card shows massive backlog at information commissions | India News

NEW DELHI: A report card on the performance of the Information Commissions in India shows that over 2.21 lakh appeals and complaints were pending as...

SC stays summons issued by Lok Sabha Secretariat’s Committee of Privileges to Jharkhand SP | India News

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court Monday stayed the summons issued by the Lok Sabha Secretariat’s Committee of Privileges to the Superintendent of Police, Deoghar, to...

6 ‘migrant states’ in north, east witness surge in cases | India News

NEW DELHI: While Maharashtra and the southern states continue to log the highest number of fresh Covid-19 cases and deaths in the country, there has...

29% of migrants back in cities, 45% plan to do so’ | India News

NEW DELHI: A survey of 4,835 households from rural India across 11 states to assess the impact of the lockdown and how the hinterland is...

India surges past 1 million cases with record one-day spike | India News

NEW DELHI: India has recorded more than 1 million Covid-19 cases and 25,000 deaths from the virus, crossing the twin milestones on Tuesday amid a...

EC says it cannot hold bypolls in June-July due to Covid risk | India News

BHOPAL: Election Commission of India has not announced bypolls in eight assembly seats across the country, including Joura in Madhya Pradesh, because the Commission “could...

Chhattisgarh offers workers to Border Roads Organisation

New Delhi: Chhattisgarh has shown interest in signing a formal agreement with the Border Road Organisation for the defence ministry arm to hire workers from...

Places of worship, shopping malls will continue to remain closed in Jharkhand

Ranchi: All places of worship and shopping malls will continue to remain closed in Jharkhand as no new lockdown relaxations have been allowed by the...

Delhi, UP pay resident doctors most, interns in Maharashtra among worst paid | India News

Delhi, Uttar Pradesh and Bihar pay resident doctors (MBBS degree holders pursuing postgraduation) the most. Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Gujarat and Haryana are also among the better...

Hyderabad builders pay for migrants’ air tickets to lure them back to work | India News

HYDERABAD: Migrant workers from Hyderabad may have suffered nightmarish journeys in their bid to escape the lockdown and return to their homes in UP, Bihar...