After almost a decade, the Jharkhand state seed subcommittee released nine high-yielding varieties of rice, groundnut, soya bean, sugarcane and chickpea crops, following a notification by the Gover

Two brothers were killed on Monday when a part of a coal mine of Bharat Coking Coal in the Dugdha police station area collapsed.

Central Mine Planning and Design Institute (CMPDI), a subsidiary of Coal India Limited (CIL), has plans to use solar energy to light up offices and residential colonies of different subsidiaries of

The drinking water and sanitation department (DWSD) is working on a plan to garner the support of corporate houses operating in the state to ensure potable water supply in places where they have th

Jharkhand State Pollution Control Board (JSPCB) is cracking its whip on factory owners in Giridih, Koderma and Dhanbad districts for flouting environmental guidelines.

The population of spotted deer (cheetal) in the Hazaribag National Park has gone up to 75 from 35 a few years ago.

The state government on Monday decided to constitute a high-powered committee comprising secretaries of land reforms and revenue, mines and forest departments to resolve the problems faced by publi

Forest fire is one major reason behind the depleting forest cover in the state, claims environmentalist and forest activist. And such fires are frequent with the onset of summer.

RANCHI: The state pollution control board on Friday made it clear that it would not tolerate any violation of environmental guidelines.

The Jharkhand State Pollution Control Board (JSPCB) in collaboration with the transport department will launch a drive from the next month to keep a strict vigil on commercial and private vehicles