ROURKELA: Armed with the Saranda Action Plan, Union Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh on Monday detailed his much-hyped ‘peace offensive’ to curb insurgency along the Odisha-Jharkhand border

New Delhi, Jan. 4: Jharkhand had asked for a longer rope to meet the plan of providing drinking water to every village under the National Rural Drinking Water Programme (NRDWP).

State has been directed to set up a separate development authority

Last year, the panacea for the elephant menace was burning cow dung cakes mixed with red chillies. Last week, it was deploying village vigilantes armed with cellphones.

Organic silk drapes for the classes, affordable and eco-friendly bamboo homes for the masses.

ArcelorMittal India, the local unit of the world’s largest steelmaker, has started drilling operations at the Seregarha coal block in Latehaar district of Jharkhand, signalling that work toward set

Sukra Oraon tenderly attends to the lush green paddy crop that covers his three-and-a-half acre plot along the highway near Tupudana, 15 km from Jharkhand capital Ranchi.

Ranchi, Sept.

The Jharkhand government has failed to pocket revenues to the tune of Rs 61.46 crore because of an endless delay in renewing leases of mining areas owned by the erstwhile Indian Iron and Steel Comp

Ranchi/Jamshedpur, Aug. 21: Mosquitoes have proved to be a bigger menace than Maoists for security personnel engaged in anti-Naxalite operations in Saranda.