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Jharkhand: State in eastern India
Jharkhand is a state in eastern India. The state shares its border with the states of West Bengal to the east, Chhattisgarh to the west, Uttar Pradesh to the northwest, Bihar to the north and Odisha to the south. It has an area of 79,716 km2 (30,779 sq 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, Dewri and Rajrappa are major religious sites. The state was formed in 2000, from the territory that had previously been part of Bihar.

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Moving against rebel Shiv Sena MLAs, Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray on Monday took away portfolios of nine ministers who have jumped ship.
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Jharkhand: 19-year-old arrested for hammering girlfriend and her brother to death

Jharkhand: The accused also allegedly stabbed the girl's mother and after the knife broke, he hit her with the hammer, police said.
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Jharkhand bypoll 2022: Congress's Shilpi Neha Tirkey wins Mandar seat by 23,517 votes

A total of 14 candidates were in the electoral fray in the by-election for the Mandar assembly constituency which is reserved for the ST category.
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Bypoll results 2022: Check seat-wise winners, vote margins, party performance

BJP bagged 3 of the 4 Assembly seats in Tripura and both the Lok Sabha seats in UP, while Congress won an Assembly seat each in Jharkhand and Tripura.
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Heavy rain predicted in parts of Bengal and Bihar, Delhi to expect rains in 3-4 days

IMD predicted heavy rainfall in Bihar between June 23-26, Jharkhand between June 24-25 and Odisha and Chhattisgarh between June 22 to June 26.
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Yashwant Sinha's 'thin' chance hinges on JMM's support

In the race to the Rashtrapati Bhawan, the opposition bloc's presidential nominee Yashwant Sinha will face his first hurdle when he visits Jharkhand on June 24 to seek support from UPA ally Jharkhand..
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Draupadi Murmu vs Yashwant Sinha: Fight between former teacher and ex-IAS officer, both have strong Jharkhand link

Presidential elections 2022: Who is Draupadi Murmu? Draupadi Murmu was born in Odisha in 1958 in a Santhal tribal family.
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Bharat Bandh on June 20: Who called shutdown and why? How are police preparing in Noida, Faridabad, Kerala, Jharkhand?

Bharat Bandh, Agnipath scheme: The Jharkhand police have bolstered security across the state and are alert over the possible Bharat Bandh.
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Bharat Bandh over Agnipath scheme? Kerala bolsters security, Jharkhand orders schools to remain shut

Bharat Bandh, Agnipath: Anil Kant, the state's police chief, said the police personnel must prevent violence as well as forced closure of businesses.
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Jamshedpur: Man dies after being hit on head by boat in amusement park

In a freak accident, a 30-year-old man died after being hit on the head with a boat at an amusement park. The incident took place in Jharkhand's East Singhbhum district. The victim has been identified..
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Jharkhand: BJP leader detained for making 'objectionable' Facebook post in support of Nupur Sharma

The district has been on alert after Sharma's inflammatory comments on Prophet Mohammad triggered widespread violence in Ranchi,
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Nupur Sharma row: Over 400 arrested in multiple states over Friday protests, situation tense in West Bengal, Jharkhand

Protests erupted in 14 states across India on Friday over the remarks made by former BJP leader Nupur Sharma during a TV news debate weeks ago.
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Heatwave conditions are expected to continue till Monday in isolated areas of Punjab, Haryana, Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand
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Section 144 imposed in several areas of Ranchi after protests

A day after violent protests killed two people and injured many in Jharkhand's Ranchi over Prophet Muhammad remarks row, section 144 was imposed in several areas of the capital city on Saturday. Heavy..
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Jharkhand: Two dead as protests in Ranchi turn violent, curfew imposed

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Nupur Sharma row: Protests break out in Jharkhand's Ranchi, policemen injured while controlling mob

In the midst of the controversy surrounding Nupur Sharma, protests broke out in several parts of the country including Jharkhand's capital, Ranchi.
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Rajya Sabha polls underway for 16 seats in four states, parties keep watchful eye

Elections to 57 Rajya Sabha seats were announced recently. All 41 candidates in Uttar Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Bihar, Andhra Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Odisha, Chhattisgarh, Punjab, Telangana, Jharkhand and..
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Gumla, Jharkhand: 2 men rape minor on pretext of 'lift'; villagers burn them alive with motorcycle

The police have booked a murder case against around half-a-dozen assailants.
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IMD predicted heatwave conditions in Odisha, UP, Madhya Pradesh, Jammu division, Himachal Pradesh, Vidarbha and north Jharkhand for the next two days.
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Present Jharkhand CM Hemant Soren has ordered an investigation of five ministers of former Chief Minister Raghubar Das's cabinet in the case.
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Govt looking at building night landing facilities for choppers in Naxal-hit Jharkhand


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According to IMD, there is a possibility of strong winds in Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha and Bengal during the next three days with rains in some areas.
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Deporting illegal aliens, Supreme Court need not step in, says Jharkhand

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Jharkhand boy apprehended after CM Soren tweets video of him kicking schoolgirl over 'love affair'

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Opposition ruled-states should reduce the VAT on petroleum products: Jharkhand BJP chief Deepak Prakash

Taking a jibe at the Jharkhand government, Deepak Prakash pointed out that 'the state was doing politics over the matter.'
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Jharkhand: 62 booked for raising 'Pakistan Zindabad' slogans at panchayat poll victory rally

Pro-Pakistan slogans in Hazaribad: This is the second such incident in the four-phase elections.
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Child labour in Jharkhand mines to representing India in Durban: The incredible story of Badku Marandi

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Jharkhand Mining Secretary Pooja Singhal was sent to Birsa Munda Central Jail, Hotwar, on Wednesday after ED took her on remand for five days.
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IMD has predicted that in the next three days, the temperature in Northwest and Central India may increase by 2 to 4 degrees.
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