Monsoon delayed, tribal farmers await rains

Monsoon delayed, tribal farmers await rains

13-06-2019 

Clouds have gathered in the sky. Rains coming to bring relief from the heat. However, the Monsoon in Ranchi is expected to arrive by June 18-24. Tribal farmers appear ready to greet it across Jharkhand.

“The monsoon has already hit the…

Menstruation misconceptions are in the minds of people, which we can overcome by spreading awareness - Aradhna Patnaik

Menstruation misconceptions are in the minds of people, which we can overcome by spreading awareness - Aradhna Patnaik

24-05-2019 

Aradhna Patnaik, Secretary, Department of Drinking Water and Sanitation said that most of the problems related to menstruation in adolescent girls are due to lack of information. She said that menstruation is a normal process that every woman has…

'JIMS' to bring transparency in the mining of coal and minerals in Jharkhand

'JIMS' to bring transparency in the mining of coal and minerals in Jharkhand

14-05-2019 

Chief Secretary Dr. DK Tiwari urged the mining department, forest and environment department, commercial tax department, transport department, State Pollution Control Board, Central Government undertaking BCCL, CCL, ECL, Income Tax Department and…

India successfully test-fires 'Nirbhay' cruise missile

India successfully test-fires 'Nirbhay' cruise missile

15-04-2019 

India on Monday successfully test-fired its subsonic cruise missile 'Nirbhay' designed and developed in India by the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO).  

The state-of-the-art missile was test-fired at 11.44…

ISRO selects 3 J'khand kids for YUVIKA 2019

ISRO selects 3 J'khand kids for YUVIKA 2019

09-04-2019 

Forget politics. Think of three Jharkhand students who were shortlisted by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO)  for its special programme for school children called ‘Young Scientist Programme’ ‘YUva VIgyani KAryakram’…

Universal Health Coverage - Health For All

Universal Health Coverage - Health For All

06-04-2019 

United Nations General Assembly unanimously adopted a resolution on 12 December 2012 urging “Governments to move towards providing all people with access to affordable, quality health-care services without discrimination with a special emphasis…

India to get 24 submarine-hunting choppers from the US in a $2.6 billion deal

India to get 24 submarine-hunting choppers from the US in a $2.6 billion deal

03-04-2019 

The US has approved the sale of 24 anti-submarine helicopters to India in a $2.6 billion deal. The deal will further strengthen the strategic relationship between the two countries.

About a year back, India had requested the US for the…

ISRO places enemy radar-spotting satellite successfully into orbit

ISRO places enemy radar-spotting satellite successfully into orbit

01-04-2019 

At exactly 9.27 a.m. on Monday morning, ISRO's PSLVC-45 blasted off from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota carrying with it India's enemy radar-spotting satellite EMISAT developed by Defence Research and Development Organisation…

Indian military to be armed with 'Made in Amethi' AK-203 rifles soon

Indian military to be armed with 'Made in Amethi' AK-203 rifles soon

03-03-2019 

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday laid the foundation stone of a factory to manufacture advanced AK-203 rifles in Amethi. Around 750,000 units of AK–203, the latest and updated derivative of the legendary AK-47 rifle would be manufactured…

Jharkhand to use GPS to contain smuggling of minerals

Jharkhand to use GPS to contain smuggling of minerals

23-02-2019 

Believe it or not, while the state mines department is struggling to come out clean, it is deep in filth crept into the mineral excavation.

So to track its trade and transportation, a section of the Department of Mines and Geology in Jharkhand…