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Jharkhand Assembly election 2019: Canvassing for first phase ends; EC bans Exit Poll

Jharkhand Assembly election 2019: Canvassing for first phase ends; EC bans Exit Poll

Of the 13 assembly seats of the first phase, the BJP and the Gathbandhan candidates are reportedly in a direct fight in Garhwa, Daltonganj, Vishrampur, Panki, Manika, Gumla and Bishunpur

Nov 28, 2019, 18:02 PM IST
BJP does not indulge in caste politics like Congress, JMM; thinks only for the poor: Amit Shah in Jharkhand

BJP does not indulge in caste politics like Congress, JMM; thinks only for the poor: Amit Shah in Jharkhand

Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Thursday addressed a public rally in Jharkhand's Chatra and said that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has never indulged in caste-politics like the Congress and the

Nov 28, 2019, 14:20 PM IST
Jharkhand assembly election 2019: BJP manifesto promises job for BPL families, loan for poor students

Jharkhand assembly election 2019: BJP manifesto promises job for BPL families, loan for poor students

The BJP manifesto or the 'Sankalp Patra' for Jharkhand assembly election 2019 was released by Union Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad in the presence of Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das and

Nov 27, 2019, 13:02 PM IST
BJP made effort to free Jharkhand off naxals, create peaceful environment: PM Narendra Modi

BJP made effort to free Jharkhand off naxals, create peaceful environment: PM Narendra Modi

Addressing a political rally in Daltonganj, Palamu, Prime Minister Modi also launched a veiled attack on the alliance of Congress, Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) and Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) and said

Nov 25, 2019, 14:47 PM IST
Jharkhand Assembly poll: Congress delayed Ram temple's construction for vote bank politics, says Raghubar Das

Jharkhand Assembly poll: Congress delayed Ram temple's construction for vote bank politics, says Raghubar Das

The Jharkhand Chief Minister while addressing an election rally said that the Ayodhya Ram temple case had been ongoing for close to 500 years and Congress delayed and dragged the matter intentionally

Nov 24, 2019, 21:19 PM IST
Jharkhand: Congress releases election manifesto, unemployment allowance, Jobs, anti-lynching law among key poll promises

Jharkhand: Congress releases election manifesto, unemployment allowance, Jobs, anti-lynching law among key poll promises

Counting of votes for Jharkhand election will be held on November 23. 

Nov 24, 2019, 17:03 PM IST
No power on earth can stop construction of Ram temple in Ayodhya: Rajnath Singh

No power on earth can stop construction of Ram temple in Ayodhya: Rajnath Singh

Addressing a huge crowd of BJP supporters, the Lucknow MP said that the France-made Rafale fighter jets would help the Indian Air Force in decimating terror camps in pakistan.

Nov 24, 2019, 15:57 PM IST
Search operation underway after 4 policemen killed in Naxal attack in Jharkhand's Latehar

Search operation underway after 4 policemen killed in Naxal attack in Jharkhand's Latehar

The entire area has been cordoned off and additional security forces have been sent to the spot to thwart any counter-attack by the Naxals.

Nov 23, 2019, 09:10 AM IST
Jharkhand Assembly election: Congress releases final list; BJP announces 5th list

Jharkhand Assembly election: Congress releases final list; BJP announces 5th list

For the five-phase Jharkhand Assembly elections, slated to vote on November 30, the Congress party on Friday (November 22) announced its final list of candidates. The list included three names of

Nov 23, 2019, 00:17 AM IST
4 security personnel killed, one injured in Naxal attack in Jharkhand's Latehar district

4 security personnel killed, one injured in Naxal attack in Jharkhand's Latehar district

As many as four personnel of security forces were killed and one police personnel was critically injured in a Naxal attack in Jharkhand's Latehar district on Friday, officials said.

Nov 22, 2019, 23:15 PM IST
Jharkhand Assembly election: Babulal Marandi slams Raghubar Das government for cheating people

Jharkhand Assembly election: Babulal Marandi slams Raghubar Das government for cheating people

The Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (JVM) National President and former Chief Minister Babulal Marandi slammed the Raghubar Das government and said it has cheated the people of Jharkhand for the last five

Nov 21, 2019, 23:46 PM IST
Jharkhand Assembly election: BJP faces tough challenge to repeat its 2014 performance

Jharkhand Assembly election: BJP faces tough challenge to repeat its 2014 performance

As voting date for 13 assembly seats for the first phase of Jharkhand elections is inching closer, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is facing stiff challenge to save its old seats. Rebel leaders as

Nov 21, 2019, 19:58 PM IST
Jharkhand Assembly election: 5-phase polls scheduled on MHA report, clarifies CEC Arora

Jharkhand Assembly election: 5-phase polls scheduled on MHA report, clarifies CEC Arora

The Election Commission has made arrangements for postal ballots in six districts for differently-abled and voters aged over 80. The EC has also appointed special observers for poll expenditures.

Nov 21, 2019, 18:26 PM IST
Amit Shah accuses Congress of delaying Ram Mandir construction in Ayodhya; blames party for scams in Jharkhand

Amit Shah accuses Congress of delaying Ram Mandir construction in Ayodhya; blames party for scams in Jharkhand

Addressing an election rally in Latehar, Jharkhand, he said, "You people tell me, should a Ram temple be built in Ayodhya or not? But the Congress party was not letting the case continue. Now Supreme

Nov 21, 2019, 15:29 PM IST
Jharkhand assembly election 2019: Amit Shah to kick-start BJP's poll campaign from today

Jharkhand assembly election 2019: Amit Shah to kick-start BJP's poll campaign from today

Besides Latehar, Shah is likely to address rallies on November 25, December 2, December 5, December 9, December 14 and December 17.

Nov 21, 2019, 08:13 AM IST
BJP releases fifth list of candidates for Jharkhand assembly election

BJP releases fifth list of candidates for Jharkhand assembly election

The fifth list includes the names of eight candidates which include Beni Prasad Gupta from Pakud constituency, Loknath Mahato from Bargaon, Ranjan  Kumar from Ramgarh, Pradeep Sah from Dumri, Laxman

Nov 20, 2019, 23:42 PM IST
Jharkhand assembly election: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar may campaign for BJP rebel Saryu Rai

Jharkhand assembly election: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar may campaign for BJP rebel Saryu Rai

After witnessing the no-so-convincing Assembly elections results in Haryana and Maharashtra, the upcoming polls in Jharkhand is yet another test for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). The BJP is

Nov 20, 2019, 13:48 PM IST
Jharkhand Assembly election: AJSU manifesto promises 73% quota in state government jobs

Jharkhand Assembly election: AJSU manifesto promises 73% quota in state government jobs

Of the total 73 per cent reservation, the AJSU manifesto said that it will give 27 per cent to backward classes, 32 per cent to Scheduled Tribes and the rest 14 per cent to Scheduled Castes.

Nov 19, 2019, 21:37 PM IST
Jharkhand Assembly election: BJP has most 'crorepati' candidates; Congress' Rameshwar Oraon tops the list

Jharkhand Assembly election: BJP has most 'crorepati' candidates; Congress' Rameshwar Oraon tops the list

Of the 26 candidates of BJP and Grand Alliance in the first phase, 21 are crorepatis, according to the details of affidavit submitted by these candidates. 

Nov 19, 2019, 15:39 PM IST
Jailed Maoist Kundan Pahan files nomination for Jharkhand polls

Jailed Maoist Kundan Pahan files nomination for Jharkhand polls

Jailed Maoist leader Kundan Pahan, All Jharkhand Students Union (AJSU) president Sudesh Mahtoi and other candidates filed their nomination paper on Monday to contest the upcoming Jharkhand assembly

Nov 18, 2019, 22:01 PM IST