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Modi presents Jharkhand with promises projects
Prime Minister Narendra Modi appeared somewhat of a wish-granting tree on Thursday, promising Jharkhand a bouquet of industrial and educational projects, including a branch of a premier IT institution and "many" engineering colleges.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
MBBS dream so near and yet so far
Pankaj Kumar , who dreamt of becoming the first doctor of his village Salukdih in Ichagarh block of Seraikela-Kharsawan district, is now staring at an uncertain future.
PM touch to open up oil lifeline
Members of the bomb disposal squad inspect one of the three helipads being readied for Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Ranchi on Tuesday.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Sanitation woes of Jharia and Katras circles, that snowballed after the withdrawal of A2Z Waste Management Pvt Ltd from the Rs 55 crore solid waster management project of Dhanbad in January, is expected to end soon.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
External agency to collect tax
After roping in private agencies and NGOs to look after sanitation in 33 wards, Dhanbad Municipal Corporation has initiated steps to outsource household tax collection work as well.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Colleges to share teachers
PK Roy Memorial College in Dhanbad is keen on appointing ad hoc teachers, an idea mooted by VBU vice chancellor Gurdeep Singh .
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Dhanbad circle on digitisation path
You don't need to visit the district record room any more. Instead, go to the nearest common service centre, key in relevant details, and bingo! You have all the information you need.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Fewer baby deaths spur hope
Ranchi, Aug. 9: Jharkhand has recorded the lowest infant mortality rate of 36 per 1,000 live births among nine poor states in the country, thanks to massive immunisation drives and healthcare initiatives here.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Greeting guide for Dhanbad cops
Smiling policemen greeting civilians with a namaskar and a glass of water is a rare sight at any thana of Jharkhand.
The heavens opened, but deficit devil rules
It poured and poured and poured since Thursday night, but the bounty still bizarrely failed to narrow Jharkhand's deficit margin by a single notch on a waterlogged Friday.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
On fast track for pond facelift
Aggrieved over the lackadaisical attitude of the state government as well as Dhanbad Municipal Corporation towards the renovation of the historic Raja Talab in Jharia, councillor of ward No.
American trio learn basics of mining at ISM
Dylan Gambill, Shiloh Gilbert and Katherine Green chill out on ISM campus in Dhanbad on Tuesday.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Dhanbad Cong divided over new face
The state Congress's move to induct Niraj Singh, the deputy mayor of Dhanbad Municipal Corporation, into the fold has apparently divided the district unit into two segments.
Fresh fish kiosks to debut by month-end
Fish lovers of Dhanbad district will no longer have to brave the mud and muck at markets to purchase the delicacy.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
The deserted Main Road overbridge in Ranchi and the closed Baazar Kolkata outlet in Jamshedpur during Friday's bandh.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Filth raises diarrhoea alarm in Dhanbad
Filth raises diarrhoea alarm in Dhanbad - Civil surgeon allays fears as civic bodies cite resource crunch for poor sanitation work Poor sanitation and lack of civic measures have given rise to diseases in Dhanbad district with several persons admitted to hospitals with diarrhoea and dysentery symptoms.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Jharia celebrates JRD
A group of boys cheers after finishing a cross-country run in Dhanbad to mark JRD Tata's 110th birth anniversary on Tuesday and Tata Steel officials pay tribute to the Bharat Ratna.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
New flats for Jharia displaced
Residents of underground fire affected areas of Dhanbad will soon have access to 900 newer, and bigger, flats by the end of the year at Belgarhia near the existing Jharia Vihar Colony.