Jharkhand

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PRADUMAN CHOUBEY
Dhanbad, July 28: The rehabilitation drive of the Bharat Coking Coal Limited (BCCL) and the Jharia Rehabilitation Development Authority (JRDA) continued in Bokapahari today with identity cards being distributed among the residents.

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Dhanbad, July 22: Taking the Jharia rehabilitation drive a step forward, the Bharat Coking Coal Limited (BCCL) today served notices to some residents of Bokapahari area, asking them to vacate their houses.

Yesterday, the company had suspended 62 employees for refusing to shift from the Ghanudih Open Cast Project area.

- Special seeds distributed, agriculture training proposed

Krishi Vigyan Kendra at Balipur, Dhanbad.
Dhanbad, July 20: A weak and erratic monsoon has spelt doom for farmers of Dhanbad district this kharif season, prompting a worried administration to mount efforts to tackle the crisis.

Members of the foundation during the plantation drive in Dhanbad on Sunday. Picture by Gautam Dey

Dhanbad, July 12: Showing the way to others, a group of students of Dhanbad has taken up the spade for green cause.

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Jharkhand has finally decided to act on rehabilitating thousands of residents of Jharia, where an underground fire has been raging since three decades, announcing today that 4,650 families will be shifted within the next 100 days.

- 17-yr-old son of mechanic forms squad to save environment

Dhanbad, June 22: His motor mechanic father may have spent a major part of his life arranging for two square meals for the family, but 17-year-old Manibhushan Prasad has grown up with a larger mission in life: to protect the world from global warming and keep it green.

The coal capital and its adjoining areas is reeling under acute water crisis, aggravated by several man-made leaks in the Maithon project pipeline, bringing life to a standstill for over 2 lakh residents of urban areas since the past week.

The state HRD department has decided to impart training to members of Mata Samitis (mothers

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