Jharkhand

State in eastern India

Jharkhand is a state in eastern India. The state shares its border with the states of Bihar to the north, Uttar Pradesh to the northwest, Chhattisgarh to the west, Odisha to the south and West Bengal to the east. It has an area of 79,710ย km2 (30,778ย sqย mi). It is the 15th largest state by area, and the 14th largest by population. Hindi is the official language of the state. The city of Ranchi is its capital and Dumka its sub capital. The state is known for its waterfalls, hills and holy places; Baidyanath Dham, Parasnath and Rajrappa are major religious sites.

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The Jharkhand government on Monday permitted some additional activities like opening of service centres, call centres of private companies and jewellery shops..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 17 hours ago

Out of these 18 seats, four each are from Andhra Pradesh and Gujarat, three each from Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan, two from Jharkhand, and one each from Manipur..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 20 hours ago

Out of these 18 seats, four each are from Andhra Pradesh and Gujarat, two from Jharkhand, three each from Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan and one each from Manipur..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 21 hours ago

The COVID-19-necessitated lockdown in the containment zones was extended for two more weeks till June 30 by the Ministry of Home Affairs on Saturday.
Credit: DNA - Published 2 days ago

Even as Jharkhand government on Friday airlifted 57 migrants working for various road and infrastructure projects in between Kargil and Leh, a 9-member team of..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 3 days ago

Around 88,500 of the 3.5 lakh returnees to Jharkhand since May 1 have been quarantined at the state government centres, according to an official, here on..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 6 days ago

The number of Covid-19 cases in Jharkhand crossed the 400-figure mark on Monday with 31 people testing positive for the virus, officials said. The total tally of..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 1 week ago

Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 1 week ago

A special flight carrying 132 stranded Indians from Muscat landed at Gaya airport in Bihar on Sunday, officials said. None of the passengers exhibited symptoms..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 1 week ago

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