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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.

Stage set for 3rd phase polling in Jharkhand on Tuesday
Stage set for 3rd phase polling in Jharkhand on Tuesday

Ranchi: Polling will be held tomorrow in 17 seats in Jharkhand in the third leg of the five-phase Assembly election where voters will decide the fate of 289 candidates, including former Jharkhand chief minister Babulal Marandi, ex-Speaker CP Singh and three ministers.

Jharkhand HC serves notice to JMM chief Shibu Soren

The Jharkhand High Court on Friday issued a notice to former chief minister Shibu Soren on a petition stating that the JMM supremo had failed to mention criminal cases against him and the name of his wife in the affidavits while filing nomination for the 2014 Lok Sabha elections from Dumka.

Political instability keeping Jharkhand behind

Ranchi: With the five-phase Assembly polls underway in Jharkhand to elect the 10th government in 14 years, instability is the issue that is uppermost in the minds of voters.

Jharkhand polls: Sonia, Rahul Gandhi, PM to campaign during second phase
Jharkhand polls: Sonia, Rahul Gandhi, PM to campaign during second phase

Poll-bound Jharkhand gearing up for its second phase slated for December 2, will witness hectic campaigning with AICC President and Vice President Sonia and Rahul Gandhi besides, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, visiting the state over the next two days.

JMM candidate's nomination papers rejected in Jharkhand

Giridih: The nomination of JMM candidate Nizammudin Ansari for the Jharkhand Assembly polls from Dhanwar constituency was Monday rejected as he was sentenced to two years in prison by a Giridih court in 2013 RPT 2013 in connection with an assault case.