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.

Campaigning ends for 2nd phase poll for 20 seats in Jharkhand
Campaigning ends for 2nd phase poll for 20 seats in Jharkhand

Campaigning ended on Sunday for the second phase of Jharkhand polls which saw Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress leaders Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi addressing rallies to woo the voters, who will cast ballot in 20 Assembly seats on December 2.

Naxals planning attack on RJD, JVM in Jharkhand; Pak militants want polls boycotted in J&K: Intel report
Naxals planning attack on RJD, JVM in Jharkhand; Pak militants want polls boycotted in J&K: Intel report

Security agencies in Jharkhand were on Monday put on alert after intelligence inputs suggested that Naxals were planning to attacks leaders of Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) and Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (JVM).

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.

Bhuyan in Congress list of candidates for Jharkhand polls

Congress has decided to field former minister Dulal Bhuyan, who joined the party on November 6, from Jugsalai.

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.

Marandi sticks to condition on pre-poll alliance

Jharkhand Vikas Morcha - Prajatantrik (JVM) president Babulal Marandi today reiterated his party's stand that it will go into a pre-poll alliance only after announcement of a chief ministerial candidate.

Electoral alliance not a priority: Marandi

Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (JVM) (Prajatantrik) president Babulal Marandi Monday said electoral alliance was not a priority for his party as it was a political compulsion for those who failed to deliver during their tenure in power.

Electoral alliance not a priority: Marandi

Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (JVM) (Prajatantrik) president Babulal Marandi on Monday said electoral alliance was not a priority for his party as it was a political compulsion for those who failed to deliver during their tenure in power.

Bandh affects life in Jamshedpur

Over a hundred Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (Prajatantrik) (JVM) activists were rounded up as its one-day Jamshedpur bandh affected life on Saturday.

A faction of Jharkhand Vikas Morcha merges with BJP

A faction of Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (Prajatantrik) merged with the BJP here today even as senior BJP leader Arjun Munda appealed to JVM(P) president Babulal Marandi to join the saffron party.

JVM to merge with BJP on Aug 20

Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (Prajatantrik) (JVM) will merge with BJP on August 20 at Ranchi, former Jharkhand Chief Minister Arjun Munda on Monday said.

JVM(P) leaders have realised about Marandi, to join us: BJP

The BJP on Sunday said that Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (Prajatantrik) MLAs and its other leaders were "quitting" Babulal Marandi`s party as they realised how Marandi himself left the BJP, which made him a leader, to serve his own "ambitions".

Switching of some MLAs to BJP not big event: JVM chief

Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (Prajatantrik) (JVM) chief Babulal Marandi today termed switching over of some of his party MLAs to BJP as not a big event since such things happen before election in all parties.

BJP, JVM demand inquiry into EVM tampering

BJP and Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (Prajatantric) leaders today demanded an inquiry into the charges of EVM tampering that triggered protests and police lathicharge injuring more than 12 persons.

Two former Jharkand CMs to fight LS poll

Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (Prajatantric- JVM) President and former Chief Minister Babulal Marandi will contest from Dumka Lok Sabha seat, the party announced in its second list on Friday.

JVM announces candidates for 12 out of 14 Jharkhand LS seats

Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (Prajatantrik) announced the names of 12 candidates in the first list for the ensuing Lok Sabha elections.

Jharkhand party not to join Rajya Sabha polls

The second main opposition party of the state - JVM-P - decided it would neither field a candidate nor support any party in the Feb 7 Rajya Sabha polls.

Arjun Munda hints at BJP allying with JVM(P)

Former Jharkhand chief minister Arjun Munda, belonging to the BJP, hinted at the possibility of an alliance with his predecessor Babulal Marandi`s Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (P) in the next Assembly Elections.