RANCHI - Shops were closed in Jharkhand Friday following a daylong shutdown called by traders to protest the imposition of value added tax (VAT) on textiles and hiking of taxes on motor parts and others.

RANCHI - Jharkhand Chief Minister Arjun Munda, in his Republic Day speech Wednesday, said his government's top priority would be providing transparent governance in the state and electricity to all villages in the coming four years.

RANCHI - Traders here Thursday took out a march to the chief minister's house to protest imposition of value added tax (VAT) on blankets and other cloth items.

RANCHI - At a time when prices of essential commodities are spiralling, a whopping 6,000 quintals of foodgrain have been found rotting in a State Food Corporation (SFC) warehouse in Ranchi since 2006.

RANCHI - Jharkhand's people may be shivering away in the severe cold wave, but the state government has chosen to cash in on their winter blues by imposing a value added tax (VAT) on blankets.
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