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JMM demands withdrawal of govt directive on interference

Criticising the Raghubar Das government's direction to take legal action against those interfering in government work, the Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) on Thursday termed it as a "gag order" and demanded its immediate withdrawal.

Stage set for RS bypoll in Jharkhand

The stage is set for Rajya Sabha bypoll in Jharkhand on Thursday with six MLAs, who were facing disqualification charges for joining BJP after winning the assembly polls on JVM(P) tickets, being allowed to cast their votes.

BJP-JMM locked in straight contest for RS seat in Jharkhand

BJP candidate MJ Akbar and JMM nominee Haji Hussain Ansari are locked in a straight contest for the July 2 Rajya Sabha election in Jharkhand with the journalist-turned-politician weighing heavily on his opponent in the 82-member House.

Jharkhand Rajya Sabha bypolls: JMM fields minority leader against MJ Akbar

BJP leader MJ Akbar and JMM's former minister Haji Hussain Ansari Monday filed nomination papers for the July 2 Rajya Sabha by-elections with only one year left for the term to end.

JMM criticises Modi govt for Land Bill

 Jharkhand Mukti Morcha(JMM) criticised the Narendra Modi government today for its alleged "desperation" to pass the Land Acquisition Bill to "benefit top businessmen and industrialists."

JMM to launch movement for 'Greater Jharkhand'

 The Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) on Friday said that it will soon launch a movement to demand for a 'Greater Jharkhand', comprising of parts of adjoining West Bengal and Odisha.

Three-day JMM convention from Apr 16 in Jamshedpur

A three-day convention of Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) is scheduled to be held here from April 16 to 18 at Gopal Maidan, Bistupur, JMM sources on Tuesday said.

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.

Two of erstwhile Madhu Koda cabinet win polls, two others lose

Anosh Ekka and Bhanu Pratap Shahi, the two of four former cabinet colleagues of former Jharkhand Chief Minister Madhu Koda, have won the assembly elections.

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.

Disappointed with Jharkhand results, fine with Jammu and Kashmir: Congress

Expressing disappointment over Assembly election results in Jharkhand, Congress Tuesday said all non-BJP parties in that state should have come together on one platform to counter BJP, even as it offered support to PDP in government formation in Jammu and Kashmir.

BJP workers celebrate as Jharkhand votes for “acchhe din”
BJP workers celebrate as Jharkhand votes for “acchhe din”

Ranchi: Massive celebrations began in Jharkhand as it became clear that the Bharatiya Janata Party will be a major gainer in JMM-ruled Jharkhand shortly after the counting of votes polled in assembly polls began on Tuesday.

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.

Assembly Polls, final phase: 'Historic' 65% voting in J&K, 70% in Jharkhand
Assembly Polls, final phase: 'Historic' 65% voting in J&K, 70% in Jharkhand

EC says this is the highest turnout in last 25 years in J&K; terms it historic and unprecedented.

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.

JMM committed to development: Shibu Soren

 Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) is committed to usher in prosperity and development in the state if voted to power, JMM supremo Shibu Soren said today.