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Winter returns with light rainfall in several places

Winter returns with light rainfall in several places

RANCHI: It feels like mid-December across several parts of the state on Thursday as the weather took a U-turn in the fag end of January. Over the past two days, Ranchi had been witnessing a gradual rise in both day and night temperatures but from late , the skies were […]

Soon, pay to earn from natural assets

Soon, pay to earn from natural assets

RANCHI: After years of slumber, the Biodiversity Board (JBB) has now woken up to the need for rationalising the use of produces of the state?s flora and fauna for commercial purposes and adding revenue to the exchequer in the process. Officials said the move is formally start implementation of the […]

5,000 villagers march to Ranchi with soil for Birsa statue

5,000 villagers march to Ranchi with soil for Birsa statue

RANCHI: Over 5,000 villagers from across the state arrived in Ranchi with soil that they collected from their villages for the proposed statue. The soil was also used to lay the foundation stone of a museum at Old Birsa Jail christened ?Shaurya Park? on Wednesday, on the occasion of Netaji […]

How a Facebook post led to Ranchi dam clean-up drive

How a Facebook post led to Ranchi dam clean-up drive

RANCHI: All it took was just a post to ignite civic sense among people by a young female entrepreneur last night, which then went viral this morning prompting others to voluntarily turn up at the picturesque Dhurwa dam in Ranchi to clear the litter. On Thursday, Prerna Yadav, who runs […]

Special train from Jharkhand for Kumbh Mela to leave on January 29

Special train from Jharkhand for Kumbh Mela to leave on January 29

RANCHI: A batch of 850 pilgrims from , who hail from economically backward section of the society, will be taken by train for a holy bath at the ongoing in Allahabad in Uttar Pradesh on January 30 and January 31. The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) will run […]