BJP ally AJSU chief skips development council meet in Jharkhand

All Jharkhand Students Union (AJSU) President Sudesh Mahto, an ally of the ruling BJP and Jharkhand State Development Council Deputy Chairperson, on Tuesday skipped a council meeting here along with opposition Jharkhand Mukti Morcha members.

Jan 03, 2017, 18:12 PM IST

AJSU party demands SIT probe into 1993 doctor attack case

The AJSU party, an ally in the NDA-led government in Jharkhand, on Tuesday demanded a SIT probe into the 1993 case of attack on a Ranchi-based doctor, hours after a local court sentenced two of its leaders to seven years in prison.

Jun 23, 2015, 19:26 PM IST

Member of BJP ally in Jharkhand sent to jail

Legislator Kamal Kishore Bhagat, a member of All Jharkhand Students Union (AJSU) - an alliance partner of the ruling BJP in Jharkhand - was sentenced to seven years of imprisonment by a Ranchi court on Tuesday, said a lawyer.

Jun 23, 2015, 13:51 PM IST

Jharkhand bids 2014 goodbye with stable mandate

After 14 years of uncertain and fragile alliances ruling Jharkhand, the electorate gave the BJP-Ajsu coalition an absolute majority in 2014 with new Chief Minister Raghubar Das saying the assembly election mandate was for stability and development.

Dec 31, 2014, 11:22 AM IST

Sudesh Mahto loses from Silli

Former deputy chief minister and AJSU party president Sudesh Mahto Tuesday lost from his home turf Silli after representing it for nearly 15 years.

Dec 23, 2014, 14:42 PM IST

Jharkhand Assembly elections 2014: Will the electorate vote for a stable government this time?

The state which was created on November 15, 2000 after being carved out from Bihar has some unique characteristics.

Nov 21, 2014, 20:02 PM IST

AJSU, LJP to remain NDA allies in Jharkhand: BJP

The BJP today made it clear that even if it secured majority in the forthcoming assembly polls, AJSU party and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) would remain NDA allies in Jharkhand.

Nov 12, 2014, 15:36 PM IST

Jharkhand polls: AJSU Party now BJP's 'B' team, says Hemant Soren

Chief Minister Hemant Soren on Sunday accused AJSU President and former Deputy Chief Minister, Sudesh Mahto, of ditching the party's dedicated workers by forging an alliance with the BJP for the Assembly elections.

Nov 09, 2014, 22:46 PM IST

Jharkhand polls: 29 FIRs against parties for Model Code violation

A total of 29 FIRs have been filed against different parties in connection for violation of Election Model Code of Conduct ahead of the five-phase assembly elections in Jharkhand.

Nov 08, 2014, 20:46 PM IST

BJP clinches pre-poll tie-up with AJSU in Jharkhand

BJP on Monday clinched an alliance with All Jharkhand Students Unions for Jharkhand Assembly elections under which its junior partner will contest eight of the 81 seats in the state.

Nov 03, 2014, 17:58 PM IST

Obstructionist stand stalling development in Jharkhand: Speaker

Jharkhand Assembly Speaker Shashank Sekhar Bhokta on Monday regretted that an obstructionist stand by certain sections had been stalling the state`s development ever since the state was created 14 years ago.

Jul 07, 2014, 19:43 PM IST

Lok Sabha polls: AJSU announces second list

Former union minister Nagmani and ex-IPS officer Subodh Prasad will contest from Jharkhand`s Chatra and Godda Lok Sabha seats respectively on AJSU party tickets in the coming general elections.

Mar 19, 2014, 01:31 AM IST

AJSU demands CBI probe in party functionary`s murder

The Ajsu party Tuesday alleged the recent killing of its general secretary Tileshwar Sahu was a political conspiracy and demanded a CBI probe into it.

Mar 12, 2014, 22:40 PM IST

AJSU leader Tileshwar Sahu shot dead in Jharkhand

Tileshwar Sahu, who had recently joined All Jharkhand Students` Union, was on Saturday shot dead at Barhi in the district, police said.

Mar 08, 2014, 18:23 PM IST

Demonstration by Ajsu demanding special status for Jharkhand

The Ajsu party on Tuesday staged demonstrations at headquarter towns of all 24 districts of Jharkhand demanding special status category for the state as it fulfills all criteria.

Feb 25, 2014, 22:22 PM IST

AJSU calls Jharkhand shutdown on March 2 for special package

Two opposition parties Saturday called a shutdown March 2 to seek special status for Jharkhand on the lines of that to be given to Seemandra after Telangana is carved out of Andhra Pradesh.

Feb 22, 2014, 19:35 PM IST

AJSU workers held for trying to show black flag to CM

Nine AJSU party activists were today rounded up at Sonari area here while attempting to show black flags to Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren.

Feb 03, 2014, 22:33 PM IST

AJSU seeks Prez intervention to accord special status to Jharkhand

The AJSU party, which has been staging demonstration in support of a special economic package for Jharkhand on Saturday met President Pranab Mukherjee in New Delhi and sought his intervention in addressing the "concerns" of the state, a statement issued here said.

Nov 16, 2013, 22:12 PM IST

AJSU district head, his driver lynched

Two persons, including the AJSU party`s Deogarh dist president Mukesh Kumar Singh, were today lynched by a group of villagers in Deogarh district`s Rohini village after an altercation broke out between them, the police said here.

Aug 27, 2013, 13:12 PM IST

Ajsu party to contest LS polls in four states

Ajsu party on Thursday decided to make a limited foray in national politics and would contest the next Lok Sabha elections in three states, besides Jharkhand.

Jul 26, 2013, 00:23 AM IST