Ranchi: Come March 2016 and the Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences (Rims), Ranchi will become the first state-run hospital to operate on green energy.

Chief secretary Rajiv Gauba on Thursday directed the health department and Jharkhand State Pollution Control Board (JSPCB) to expedite the process of setting up biomedical waste management faciliti

Ranchi: The state government on Tuesday cleared the decks for bringing out its new eco-tourism policy.The state cabinet, led by chief minister Raghubar Das, approved the draft new policy that aims

Ranchi: The first nationwide survey by Wildlife Institute of India (WII) on leopards states that there are just 29 leopards in the state.

DEOGHAR: The temple town of Deoghar has reduced usage of coal-based power and resorted to solar energy to ensure uninterrupted electricity supply to Baba Baidyanath Dham and its adjacent areas, esp

The displaced villagers at Kute on Sunday demanded Rs 2 crore per acre in compensation for the land acquired by the state government for the new assembly building.

Ranchi: Jharkhand Pollution Control Board (JPCB) will roll out its Online Consent Management and Monitoring System (OCMMS) on April 1, which will provide environment clearances within a month.

Ranchi: Jharkhand has seen a sharp rise in the number of deaths due to tuberculosis and AIDS between 2010 and 2013, shows National Aids Control Organization (Naco) data.