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Shocking: Mother, daughter forced to eat human excreta, head tonsured for ‘practising witchcraft’...

Jharkhand: A mother and her daughter were forced to consume human excreta and undergo head tonsure by neighbours on suspicions of practising witchcraft. The shocking incident took place in Dulami v...

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Jagannath Mishra granted 4-week bail for treatment

The Jharkhand High Court today granted four-week provisional bail for treatment to former Bihar chief minister Jagannath Mishra, who is in jail after being convicted in a fodder scam case last mont...

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‘Trafficked’ from Ranchi, girls found in Haryana: Police, Ambala child panel face flak

Days after three girls from Jharkhand were found in Haryana’s Ambala, and were reunited with their families in Ranchi district, the Jharkhand State Commission for Protection of Child Rights (SCPCR)...

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Nitish Kumar rubbishes RJD#39;s charge of framing Lalu Prasad Yadav in fodder scam cases

RJD chief Lalu Prasad has been lodged in Ranchi#39;s Birsa Munda jail since December 23 last, following his conviction in a fodder scam case.

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ED grills Lalu's second son-in-law in railway hotels PMLA case

The ED today questioned RJD chief Lalu Prasads son-in-law Rahul Yadav in connection with its money laundering probe in a case related to alleged corruption in the allotment of railway hotels, offic...

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Alert pilot saves lives of 180 IndiGo flight passengers at Ranchi airport

The pilot spotted the fault during the ground run of the flight itself, and hence stopped it to get it checked.

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Ranchi is the capital of and the second-most populous city in the Indian state of Jharkhand. Ranchi was the centre of the Jharkhand movement for a separate state for the tribal regions of South Bihar, northern Orissa, Western West Bengal and the present eastern Chhattisgarh.