Mixed response to Sahu bandh cry
An Ajsu supporter stops a vegetable vendor on Garga Bridge, which links Chas and Bokaro, during the statewide bandh on Sunday.
Sunday Mar 9
Rs 6 lakh was PLFI bait
Hazaribagh, March 9: The PLFI, a splinter group of CPI , hired killers from Bihar for a promised sum of Rs 6 lakh to "finish off" Ajsu leader Tileshwar Sahu, police have conclusively established even as political bigwigs ranging from chief minister Hemant Soren and JVM chief Babulal Marandi are clamouring for a CBI probe into the murder.
Thumbs-down to shutdown
I left Hazaribagh on Saturday evening with my eight-year-old granddaughter to attend a family wedding in Ara.
5 abductors arrested
Hazaribagh, Feb. 20: Abductors released the CCL employee and three others today, two days after they were taken hostage at gunpoint from Pundi colliery in Ramgarh, but soon landed in police net.
CCL employee among 4 abducted
Hazaribagh, Feb. 18: A CCL employee and three others were abducted around midnight last night from Pundi colliery in Ramgarh, notorious as a stronghold of Jharkhand Prastuti Committee , a breakaway faction of CPI .
Joint search for techie
Ranchi, Feb.15: Security personnel have started a massive hunt in Sonahatu forests to rescue a 32-year-old engineer, who was abducted by suspected Maoists from a construction site at Bundu of Ranchi district on Thursday night.
Battle for late husband's freedom honour
In the early Forties, Dhanbad's firebrand coal union leader Imamul Hai Khan fought hard to win India Independence.