Manoharpur (Jharkhand, India)

Type: City
Name: Manoharpur (Jharkhand, India)
Country: India
Latitude: 22.379999
Longitude: 85.199997
population: 13,190
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 2 reports

Stray violence marks 24-hour Maoist bandh

Ranchi: Suspected Left wing extremists torched two vehicles engaged in railway construction in Ramgarh during the 24-hour Jharkhand bandh called by CPI Maoists to oppose police atrocities on innocent tribals.The bandh, however, remained by and large peaceful ... [Published Times of India - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

Mining town angry with CM

Gua (West Singhbhum), Sept. 13: This mining town of 10,000 people, 160km from Jamshedpur, has started to feel the pinch. The closure of the lone iron ore mine, one of 12 that was shut down after the Jharkhand government refused to extend its lease citing ... [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Sep 14 2014]
Entities: Mining, Madhu Koda, Mine
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

Cops to take surrendered rebels on remand

Jamshedpur, Sept. 12: West Singhbhum police have decided to move an Odisha court for seeking remand of four Maoists, including a woman, who surrendered before police at Rourkela in the neighbouring state yesterday. Samir Munda, Namgai Munda, Samuel Topno ... [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

9/9/2014: HtPujoparikrama: In the arms of nature

Where: MANOHARPUR IN JHARKHAND. HOW TO REACH: Ispat Express leaves Howrah New Complex at 6.50 am Manoharpur is a sleepy village close to the Saranda forest. The only accommodation is Santoor, a nature resort close to the railway station. Enjoy a... ... [Published Hindustan Times - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Soren asks people to take advantage of govt welfare schemes

Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren today called upon the people to take advantage of the welfare schemes launched by the government instead of depending it to provide them job.Laying the foundation of various projects worth Rs 100 crore at Sialjor ... [Published Business Standard India - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

Police quiz Maoist in Jharkhand

ROURKELA: After arrest of wanted Maoist Pradhan Hembram, 30, by Jharkhand police, a team of Rourkela police on Sunday reached Chaibasa to interrogate him about his links with some of the Maoist-related incidents in Rourkela police district."During interrogation ... [Published Times of India - Aug 11 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Congress not keen on allies

Ranchi, July 24: A perception seems to be gaining ground in the higher echelons of the Congress that the party should break fresh ground in Jharkhand in the coming Assembly elections and do so without any tie-ups. This was apparent after party general ... [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Jul 25 2014]
First reported May 19 2014 - Updated May 19 2014 - 1 reports

Exit Ramesh, enter doubts

Ranchi, May 18: Prime Minister-elect Narendra Modi’s tweet after BJP’s thumping victory said: “India has won, acchhe din aanewale hain.” Saranda Development Plan, the showpiece project to rehabilitate the former Maoist stronghold, a brainchild of former ... [Published Calcutta Telegraph - May 19 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 1 reports

BJP bid to undo Giriraj damage

Patna, April 20: The BJP today distanced itself from its Nawada parliamentary constituency candidate Giriraj Singh, two days after his controversial statement that Narendra Modi critics were pro-Pakistan and would be sent there after the elections. Senior ... [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Apr 21 2014]
First reported Apr 20 2014 - Updated Apr 20 2014 - 1 reports

Saranda now has a friend

The change most palpable in Saranda forests today is people’s faith in the security forces, primarily the CRPF. And if the former Maoist hub turned out in large numbers to vote on Thursday, it is largely because of this new-found trust in these men who ... [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Apr 20 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

For once, Saranda is hopeful

Digha, Manoharpur (Singhbhum), April 16: Some of Jharkhand’s richest and poorest will be among 85 lakh-plus eligible voters tomorrow, as the state of blinding contradictions goes to polls across six constituencies on its largest Lok Sabha election venture ... [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

When home fails, turn to neighbour

Digha/Saranda (Singhbhum seat), April 16: It’s a little over noon and 13-year-old Biraj Mani has just walked home from Odisha after buying a notebook. In the morning, her grandfather, Niyaram Topno, who’s the gram pradhan or village Munda of Digha hamlet ... [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Apr 17 2014]

Quotes

Ramgarh SP Ranjit Kumar Prasad said: "It seems to be the handiwork of Jharkhand Prastuti Committee (JPC) extremists. One poster of JPC has been found from the site. We have launched an investigation into it and a case has also been lodged."
"In fact, the people can be self-reliant by availing the benefits of those schemes" he suggested
"During interrogation by our team, Pradhan confessed to his involvement in several cases in our district," said SP (Rourkela) Amitendra Nath Sinha. "We are examining all his statements and cross-checking them with our case records. We are also considering to take him on remand for further interrogation" Sinha added

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Stray violence marks 24-hour Maoist bandh [Published Times of India - Sep 15 2014]
CPI(Maoist) called bandh evokes mixed response ... [Published zeenews.com - Sep 15 2014]
Mining town angry with CM [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Sep 14 2014]
Cops to take surrendered rebels on remand [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Sep 13 2014]
9/9/2014: HtPujoparikrama: In the arms of nature [Published Hindustan Times - Sep 09 2014]
Soren asks people to take advantage of govt wel... [Published Business Standard India - Aug 27 2014]
Police quiz Maoist in Jharkhand [Published Times of India - Aug 11 2014]
Congress not keen on allies [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Jul 25 2014]
Exit Ramesh, enter doubts [Published Calcutta Telegraph - May 19 2014]
BJP bid to undo Giriraj damage [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Apr 21 2014]
Saranda now has a friend [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Apr 20 2014]
When home fails, turn to neighbour [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Apr 17 2014]
For once, Saranda is hopeful [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Apr 17 2014]
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