Jamshedpur, May 31: The month of May has stolen the thunder from April, literally.

With as many as four Nor

Dhanbad, April 22: Scientists, academics and officials from more than 50 organisations and institutes across the country congregated at the Central Institute of Mining and Fuel Research (CIMFR) here to partake in a seminar on

Dhanbad, April 21: The town planning committee of Jharia Rehabilitation Development Authority (JRDA)

Schoolteachers, politicians and officials of the district administration today joined hands to chalk out measures to protect the environment.

Dhanbad, April 7: More than 90 per cent coal traders evade tax while 80 per cent of the remaining 10 per cent file their returns in other cities outside the state like Calcutta, slowly, but steadily, draining the district

Dhanbad, April 2: Bharat Coking Coal Limited (BCCL) has requested the state government to utilise the extra money it has paid as royalty cess for 2009- 10 fiscal to execute the Rs 7,028-crore master plan to rehabilitate the victims of a raging underground fire in Jharia.

- Sanitation workers to be deployed on two Dhanbad trains from July

Come July, Dhanbad-Alleppey Express and Dhanbad-Ludhiana Ganga Sutlej Express will set out on a journey from the foul and filthy to the spic and span.

The forest department is out to educate schoolchildren about the need to save the environment.

Today, a poster campaign was launched at the schools as part of a monthlong programme under which several events, including debate and essay competition, workshops, rally and training for teachers, have been planned.

- Rs 7,028cr fire zone rehab plan gets underway

More than a decade after it was conceptualised, the Rs 7,028-crore master plan to rehabilitate 200,000-odd victims of a raging underground fire in Jharia was implemented today with the allotment of over 200 new flats at Belgarhia in Baliapur, a safe zone 10km away.

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