Cash for vote scam: Six ex-MLAs of Congress, BJP, JMM charge sheeted

CBI on Monday filed three separate charge sheets against former Jharkhand MLAs from Congress, Jharkhand Mukti Morcha and BJP in connection with the alleged cash-for-vote scam during 2010 Rajya Sabha elections.

CBI arrests Shibu Soren's kin in horse-trading case

 The CBI on Monday arrested JMM chief Shibu Soren's relative here for his alleged involvement in horse-trading in 2012 Rajya Sabha election from Jharkhand.

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."

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.

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.

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.

Jharkhand poll results: BJP-AJSU alliance wins but heavyweight candidates lose

Though the BJP-AJSU party alliance won absolute majority in the Jharkhand Assembly by winning 42 seats, two of their heavyweight candidates lost the election.

Jharkhand poll results: BJP-AJSU alliance wins but other two fail

The BJP-AJSU alliance attained the magic figure of 42 to win a majority in Jharkhand for the first time but the other two tie-ups -- JVM/Trinamool Congress and Congress/RJD/JDU -- failed miserably in the just concluded Assembly Elections.

Madhu Koda loses from Majhganon

Former Jharkhand Chief Minister Madhu Koda Tuesday lost from Majhganon (ST) seat to Jharkhand Mukti Morcha candidate Niral Purty by 11,182 votes.

BJP charges JMM of intimidation; JMM trashes allegations

The BJP on Friday accused the JMM of "intimidation and undemocratic tactics" against its candidates and their relatives in Dumka and Barhait Assembly seats ahead of tomorrow`s fifth and final phase of polling for Jharkhand Assembly.

Campaign ends for 4th phase Assembly poll in Jharkhand

The high-pitched campaign for the fourth of the five-phase Jharkhand Assembly election involving 15 constituencies ended on Friday.

Coalition govts a hindrance in policy making: Munda

Former chief minister Arjun Munda, who headed coalition governments three times in Jharkhand, Thursday said policy making gets hindered if there is no majority.

59% voting in 3rd phase of Jammu and Kashmir polls, Jharkhand records 61%
59% voting in 3rd phase of Jammu and Kashmir polls, Jharkhand records 61%

Unfazed by the recent terror attacks, a 59 percent voter turnout was recorded in the third phase of the Assembly polls in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday as they continued to ignore boycott calls but it was lower than the earlier rounds.

J&K, Jharkhand Assembly polls, phase I: As it happened
J&K, Jharkhand Assembly polls, phase I: As it happened

Srinagar/Ranchi: Elaborate security arrangements have been put in place to ensure free and fair polls in the first phase of assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir and Jharkhand, which began on Tuesday amid unprecedented security.

First phase of Assembly polls in Jharkhand on Tuesday, preparations underway
First phase of Assembly polls in Jharkhand on Tuesday, preparations underway

Preparations for the first phase of Assembly polls scheduled to be held in Jharkhand on Tuesday continue in full swing. Over three million voters will decide the political fate of 199 candidates in the Maoist-hit areas here.

Jharkhand polls: JMM the only bet, says Hemant Soren

Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren posed Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) as the only bet in Jharkhand for the upcoming assembly elections in the state.

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. It is a small state which really does not occupy the centrestage as far as media headlines are concerned.

JMM East Singhbhum president resigns from party

 Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) on Friday received a setback as its firebrand East Singhbhum district committee President, Ramesh Hansdah resigned from the post as well as the primary membership of the party today.

Hemant Soren – JMM's only bet in Jharkhand

Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren has a tough task at hand in the upcoming assembly elections in Jharkhand.

JMM urges CEC to acquaint villagers with paramilitary forces

 Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) on Wednesday urged Chief Election Commissioner V S Sampath to launch an awareness campaign in villages of Jharkhand before deploying para-military forces there ahead of the five-phased polls starting November 25.