Nasar Firdausi reinducted to JMM

A former secretary of JMMs central committee, Dr Nasar Firdausi, who had switched over to the Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (Prajatantrik) ahead of the last Ássembly election in Jharkhand, returned to JMM fold on Thursday.

Jharkhand villagers convinced to get branded as Naxalites in exchange for jobs: Congress
Jharkhand villagers convinced to get branded as Naxalites in exchange for jobs: Congress

Jharkhand Pradesh Congress Committee (JPCC) president Sukhdeo Bhagat on Saturday alleged that 514 innocent villagers in Jharkhand had been convinced to get branded as Naxalites and made to surrender with false promise of providing them jobs under the state government's Surrender and Rehabilitation policy by the BJP-led government in 2011.

JMM will contest Bihar Assembly Elections: Hemant Soren

The Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) would contest the Assembly Elections in Bihar which is slated to be held later this year, Hemant Soren, the newly elected working president of the party said on Sunday.

National Games may be Jayanta Talukdar's last for Jharkhand
National Games may be Jayanta Talukdar's last for Jharkhand

Olympian archer Jayanta Talukdar is likely to represent Jharkhand for the last time in the National Games, commencing from January 31 in Kerala.

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.

BJP wins Assembly election through professional campaign: Hemant Soren

Caretaker Chief Minister Hemant Soren on Saturday claimed that BJP did not have any issue in the the Jharkhand Assembly elections, but won it through professional campaign, while JMM bettered its tally for its good performance in the past 14 months rule.

Hemant Soren accuses BJP of crushing tribal leadership in Jharkhand

Caretaker Chief Minister Hemant Soren Saturday accused BJP of crushing tribal leadership by not allowing them to grow from the very first day of the creation of Jharkhand.

Raghubar Das to be first non-tribal chief minister of Jharkhand

Jharkhand is all set to get its first non-tribal chief minister with Raghubar Das being elected as the BJP state legislature party leader on Friday.

Raghubar Das stakes claim to form govt in Jharkhand
Raghubar Das stakes claim to form govt in Jharkhand

Raghubar Das, who was on Friday elected as the BJP state legislature party leader, has staked claim to form the next government in Jharkhand.

Hemant Soren wins, 9 Cabinet colleagues, Speaker bite dust

Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren won the Barhait seat, but all his ministerial colleagues except two suffered poll reverses in the Assembly elections whose results were declared on Tuesday.

Jharkhand polls: Hemant Soren resigns as CM, says JMM fought gallantly

Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren on Tuesday resigned from the post and said his party JMM fought gallantly in the Assembly elections.

BJP posts best-ever figures in hung J&K verdict, wins simple majority in Jharkhand
BJP posts best-ever figures in hung J&K verdict, wins simple majority in Jharkhand

 Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) emerged as the largest party in the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly elections, followed closely by the Bharatiya Janata Party in a verdict that has thrown open various options of government-formation.

BJP's gain in Jharkhand is due to mistakes of JMM, Congress: KC Tyagi

New Delhi: With the early trends showing the BJP candidates leading by good margins in Jharkhand as the counting of votes began on Tuesday, Janata Dal United said that it was due to the mistakes committed by the ruling alliance led by JMM and Congress in the tribal state.

More than 70% polling in final phase of Jharkhand elections
More than 70% polling in final phase of Jharkhand elections

Ranchi: Brisk polling was on in Jharkhand, where about 35 per cent votes were cast in the first four hours in the fifth and final phase on Saturday.

Jharkhand polls: JMM charges BJP with beating up its worker

The JMM on Friday accused the BJP of assaulting its workers in Dumka and in some other constituencies in the Santhal Pargana region, hours after the saffron party registered an FIR against Chief Minister Hemant Soren in connection with assaulting its activists.

Final phase of Jharkhand polls to decide Hemant Soren's fate

Ranchi: The fate of Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren will be decided in the fifth and final phase of the assembly elections Saturday.

Jharkhand ready for Assembly polls in fifth and final phase
Jharkhand ready for Assembly polls in fifth and final phase

With Jharkhand set to enter the fifth and final phase polling for 16 Assembly seats spread across six districts on Saturday, the fate of heavyweights including Chief Minister Hemant Soren will be decided in this phase.

Polling personnel for 96 booths to be airdropped in Dumka

 Polling personnel for 96 booths will be airdropped tomorrow in Dumka ahead of the fifth and final phase of polling in 16 constituencies on December 20.

Jharkhand polls: Hemant Soren describes BJP as 'loot' party
Jharkhand polls: Hemant Soren describes BJP as 'loot' party

Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren on Tuesday alleged that the BJP was a party of "loot", a day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi appealed to the people in Santhal Pargana region to throw "looters" out of power in the ensuing Assembly elections.

Have to overthrow govt of father-son duo: PM Modi to Jharkhand voters
Have to overthrow govt of father-son duo: PM Modi to Jharkhand voters

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday slammed the father-son duo of Shibu Soren and Hemant, calling on the voters in Jharkhand to overthrow their government.