Jharkhand polls: PM Narendra Modi slams Congress for ignoring tribals

Launching a scathing attack on the Congress, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said that the former holds meetings everyday to churn out strategies to spread lies and mislead the voters.

61.08 percent voter turnout in 4th phase of Jharkhand polls
61.08 percent voter turnout in 4th phase of Jharkhand polls

Polling in 15 constituencies of the state on Sunday ended with 61.08 per cent electorate exercising their franchise in the penultimate phase of the Assembly elections in Jharkhand as the day passed off peacefully.

61% turnout in third phase of Jharkhand polls
61% turnout in third phase of Jharkhand polls

Ranchi: Moderate polling has been recorded in the first four hours of voting in 17 Assembly constituencies spread across eight districts of Jharkhand with about 30 per cent of the electorate exercising their franchise.

Poll prospects improved after PM Modi's visit: Jharkhand BJP
Poll prospects improved after PM Modi's visit: Jharkhand BJP

Jharkhand BJP on Sunday claimed that the party's poll prospects have further improved after Prime Minister Narendra Modi's recent visit in the state.

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.

Amit Shah cautions against Cong-RJD-JD(U) alliance in Jkarhand

Adityapur: BJP President Amit Shah Monday charged Congress with promoting corruption in the Jharkhand and also in the country and urged voters to be cautious against the "unholy" alliance of Congress-RJD-JD(U).

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.

JMM candidate's nomination rejected in Jharkhand

 The nomination of JMM candidate Nizammudin Ansari for the Jharkhand Assembly polls from Dhanwar constituency was on Monday rejected as he was sentenced to two years in prison by a Giridih court in 2011 in connection with an assault case.

Cong misusing state machinery in Jharkhand: BJP

 BJP on Monday alleged that Congress had been misusing the state machinery for getting electoral gain in the five-phase Assembly polls in Jharkhand beginning tomorrow.

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.

Bihar launches ops as Maoists shift base due Jharkhand polls

Bihar Police has launched anti-Naxal operation amid intelligence inputs that Maoists from Jharkhand were shifting base to the state to escape the security dragnet in the wake of impending state assembly polls there.

Campaigning ends for first phase of Jharkhand polls on November 25
Campaigning ends for first phase of Jharkhand polls on November 25

Campaigning on Sunday ended in 13 Maoist-affected constituencies going to the polls on November 25 in the first phase of five-stage elections to the 81-member Jharkhand Assembly.

Jharkhand polls: Will Babulal Marandi emerge as king maker?

He may not hold all the aces, yet no political pundit can write off JVM chief Babulal Marandi — a man known for his uncanny ability to make comebacks in the alliance-based tricky politics of Jharkhand.

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.

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.

BJP will form majority govt in Jharkhand: Manoj Tiwary

A strong wave in favour of BJP has been sweeping across Jharkhand before the five-phase Assembly election, Bhojpuri actor and BJP MP Manoj Tiwary said on Thursday.

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.

Jharkhand BJP candidate Brijmohan Ram seriously injured, two aides dead

Ahead of the upcomin Assembly elections in the state, in an untoward incident, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate Brajmohan Ram from the Latehar constituency was on Friday seriously injured in a road accident, reports stated.

AJSU, LJP to remain NDA allies in Jharkhand: BJP

The BJP today made it clear that even if it secured majority in the forthcoming assembly polls, AJSU party and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) would remain NDA allies in Jharkhand.

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.