Polling in 13 Maoist-affected seats of Jharkhand tomorrow

Ranchi: Polling will take place amidst tight security in 13 Maoist-affected constituencies in the first phase of five-stage elections to the 81-member Jharkhand Assembly on Tuesday.

Jharkhand polls: Rahul Gandhi calls Clean India campaign 'marketing gimmick', BJP retaliates
Jharkhand polls: Rahul Gandhi calls Clean India campaign 'marketing gimmick', BJP retaliates

In a bid to restore people's trust in the Congress, the party's vice president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday held two rallies in Jharkhand's Manika and Panki districts.

PM Narendra Modi addresses election rally in Jharkhand

Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Daltonganj on Friday to formally kick off BJP's election campaign in the poll-bound Jharkhand amid unprecedented security in view of threats from the Naxalis and the banned terror outfit Indian Mujahideen (IM).

Vote for BJP, end dynasty politics in Jharkhand: PM Narendra Modi
Vote for BJP, end dynasty politics in Jharkhand: PM Narendra Modi

Ranchi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Daltonganj on Friday to formally kick off BJP's election campaign in the poll-bound Jharkhand amid unprecedented security in view of threats from the Naxalis and the banned terror outfit Indian Mujahideen (IM).

Ten crorepatis from Palamau in J'khand first phase polling

Ranchi: The ten richest among the 199 candidates in fray in the first phase of polling for Jharkhand Assembly belong to Palamau division, according to an NGO involved in election watch.

J&K, Jharkhand polls: Last day for withdrawal of nomination for 2nd phase today

Jammu/Ranchi: Today is the last day for the withdrawal of nominations for the second phase of assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir and Jharkhand.

Virat Kohli demands more application from batsmen
Virat Kohli demands more application from batsmen

After he powered India to a clean sweep over Sr Lanka with an unbeaten ton here on Sunday, Virat Kohli said he was a "little worried and annoyed" when his batsmen were throwing away their wickets and demanded more application from them.

India consolidates its No. 1 ranking in ICC ODI list
India consolidates its No. 1 ranking in ICC ODI list

World champions India have consolidated their top rank on the ICC ODI Team Rankings after sweeping the series against Sri Lanka, which concluded in Ranchi on Sunday.

Virat Kohli's blazing ton helps India seal series whitewash
Virat Kohli's blazing ton helps India seal series whitewash

India defeated Sri Lanka by three wickets in the fifth and final One-day International here on Sunday.

India vs Sri Lanka: Suresh Raina rested for final ODI
India vs Sri Lanka: Suresh Raina rested for final ODI

With the series already in pocket, the Indian team management has decided to rest senior batsman Suresh Raina for the fifth and final ODI, here Sunday.

Driver ferrying Jaitley responsible for putting on beacon light: CEC

 Chief Election Commissioner V S Sampath today said the driver ferrying Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley was responsible for putting on a beacon light when the latter attended a party programme here on Tuesday.

Amit Shah appeals to Jharkhand voters to give clear mandate

BJP president Amit Shah Tuesday appealed to voters in Jharkhand to give the party a clear mandate in the coming assembly polls.

BJP promises stability, transparency, welfare state in Jharkhand
BJP promises stability, transparency, welfare state in Jharkhand

The BJP on Tuesday said the party's three main focus points for Jharkhand is stability, transparency and making it a welfare state in the next five years, if voted to power.

Jharkhand politicians ask voters to defeat defectors

Ahead of its five-phase Assembly polls from November 25, political leaders across parties in Jharkhand have condemned defections and said only the electorate can stop this trend by voting them out in elections.

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.

Jharkhand polls: Trinamool strikes alliance with JVM

Accepting to contest under former Chief Minister Babulal Marandi, the Trinamool Congress on Monday struck an alliance with the Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (Prajatantric) to contest the Assembly elections.

Virendra Singh sworn in as Jharkhand Chief Justice

Justice Virendra Singh was on Saturday sworn in as the new chief justice of Jharkhand High Court.

JVM peeved with Congress for leaving it out of alliance

The Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (Prajatantric) on Friday held a senior Congress leader from the state responsible for the party not being considered for Congress led alliance to contest the Jharkhand assembly polls.

Cuttack to host India-Sri Lanka ODI series opener
Cuttack to host India-Sri Lanka ODI series opener

Cuttack will host the opening match of the hastily-arranged ODI series between India and Sri Lanka on November 2 after the West Indies' stunning pullout over a pay dispute.

Gowda to consider Jharkhand's demand for more trains

Union minister DV Sadananda Gowda on Thursday assured that he will consider Jharkhand's demand for more trains in the next rail budget as the Railways earn a lot of freight revenue from the state.