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Jharkhand Assembly election: CM Raghubar Das, BJP rebel Saryu Rai file nominations

Jharkhand Assembly election: CM Raghubar Das, BJP rebel Saryu Rai file nominations

Raghubar Das first won the Assembly elections from Jamshedpur seat in 1995 in undivided Bihar, a seat which he went on to win five more times.

Nov 18, 2019, 14:29 PM IST
Jharkhand: CM Raghubar Das, BJP rebel Saryu Rai file nominations against each other

Jharkhand: CM Raghubar Das, BJP rebel Saryu Rai file nominations against each other

Raghubar Das walked with party workers to file nomination papers from meeting ground to district administration office.

Nov 18, 2019, 13:56 PM IST
Mahagathbandhan will come to power in Jharkhand: Sanjay Paswan

Mahagathbandhan will come to power in Jharkhand: Sanjay Paswan

Jharkhand Congress Working President Sanjay Paswan has claimed that the 'Mahagathbandhan' will come to power in the mineral-rich state as the people have witnessed that the BJP-ruled government has

Nov 18, 2019, 08:54 AM IST
Congress releases fifth list of three candidates for upcoming Jharkhand assembly election

Congress releases fifth list of three candidates for upcoming Jharkhand assembly election

Congress on Sunday released its fifth list of three candidates who will be contesting in the upcoming Jharkhand assembly election, taking the total number of candidates announced till now to 30.

Nov 17, 2019, 22:27 PM IST
Minister Saryu Rai to contest against Chief Minister Raghubar Das in Jharkhand

Minister Saryu Rai to contest against Chief Minister Raghubar Das in Jharkhand

Saryu Rai got angry after BJP put his ticket on hold. He said he will fight as independent from both the seats. The last date of filing nomination is Monday for both the seats

Nov 17, 2019, 17:57 PM IST
Jharkhand assembly election: Congress takes a backseat in Ranchi, fields JMM member against BJP

Jharkhand assembly election: Congress takes a backseat in Ranchi, fields JMM member against BJP

The Congress has decided not to field its own candidate against the BJP from the much contentious seat of Ranchi in the upcoming assembly election in Jharkhand, scheduled to take place in five

Nov 17, 2019, 16:58 PM IST
Jharkhand elections: Congress fields Prof Gourav Vallabh against CM Raghubar Das from Jamshedpur east

Jharkhand elections: Congress fields Prof Gourav Vallabh against CM Raghubar Das from Jamshedpur east

Vallabh, a former faculty member at the Xavier School of Management (XLRI) Jamshedpur, had recently been in news for his debate with BJP national spokesperson Sambit Patra. 

Nov 17, 2019, 08:46 AM IST
Jharkhand assembly election: Congress' Gourav Vallabh to contest against CM Raghubar Das

Jharkhand assembly election: Congress' Gourav Vallabh to contest against CM Raghubar Das

National spokesperson of Congress Gourav Vallabh has been fielded against Jharkhand Chief Minister and BJP leader Raghubar Das from Jamshedpur East assembly seat for the upcoming Assembly elections

Nov 17, 2019, 00:08 AM IST
PM Modi, Amit Shah named in BJP's list of 40-star campaigners for upcoming Jharkhand assembly poll

PM Modi, Amit Shah named in BJP's list of 40-star campaigners for upcoming Jharkhand assembly poll

The list also includes the name of current Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das and Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath who are likely to address several rallies in the state. 

Nov 16, 2019, 23:15 PM IST
Jharkhand assembly election: PM Narendra Modi likely to address five to eight rallies

Jharkhand assembly election: PM Narendra Modi likely to address five to eight rallies

Besides PM Narendra Modi, party chief Amit Shah will also address at least 10 rallies which will likely start from November 21. The sources said that BJP working president JP Nadda will address at

Nov 16, 2019, 20:56 PM IST
BJP releases fourth list of candidates for Jharkhand assembly election 2019

BJP releases fourth list of candidates for Jharkhand assembly election 2019

The BJP on Saturday released its fourth list of candidates for contesting the upcoming Assembly Election in Jharkhand. 

Nov 16, 2019, 13:17 PM IST
Jharkhand Assembly election: SC refuses to allow Madhu Koda to contest

Jharkhand Assembly election: SC refuses to allow Madhu Koda to contest

As many as 206 candidates are in fray for the first phase of state elections, scheduled on November 30.

Nov 15, 2019, 23:55 PM IST
SC upholds ban on ex-Jharkhand CM Madhu Koda from contesting election, issues notice to EC

SC upholds ban on ex-Jharkhand CM Madhu Koda from contesting election, issues notice to EC

Madhu Koda, an Independent MLA, served as the Chief Minister from 2006 to 2008.

Nov 15, 2019, 12:07 PM IST
BJP declares another list of 15 candidates for Jharkhand Assembly election

BJP declares another list of 15 candidates for Jharkhand Assembly election

After November 13, the last day of nomination, the split between the two warring allies in Jharkhand became official.

Nov 14, 2019, 22:28 PM IST
Jharkhand Assembly election: BJP-AJSU tussle over seat distribution continues

Jharkhand Assembly election: BJP-AJSU tussle over seat distribution continues

The alliance between Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and All Jharkhand Students Union (AJSU) is likely be collapsed due to tussle over the seat distribution for the upcoming Assembly election. 

Nov 14, 2019, 17:31 PM IST
Jharkhand Assembly election: Blood feud born out of coal rivalry takes centrestage in Dhanbad

Jharkhand Assembly election: Blood feud born out of coal rivalry takes centrestage in Dhanbad

For the impending Jharkhand polls, the BJP has fielded Ragini Singh from Jharia, replacing her husband Sanjeev Singh who is being tried in a local court in connection with the Neeraj Singh murder

Nov 14, 2019, 16:47 PM IST
Priyanka not in Congress' star campaigners' list for Jharkhand Assembly poll

Priyanka not in Congress' star campaigners' list for Jharkhand Assembly poll

The Congress has declared the list of 40 star campaigners for the first phase of Jharkhand assembly election, but Priyanka Gandhi's name is surprisingly missing from it. Notably, the list includes

Nov 14, 2019, 16:03 PM IST
Lok Janshakti Party will contest alone on 50 seats for Jharkhand Assembly election: Chirag Paswan

Lok Janshakti Party will contest alone on 50 seats for Jharkhand Assembly election: Chirag Paswan

Chirag was appointed as the Chief of LJP during the party`s national executive meeting on November 5. He has replaced his father and Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan as LJP president. Ram Vilas Paswan

Nov 12, 2019, 12:23 PM IST
Maharashtra drama takes new twist as Shiv Sena fails to get numbers, NCP invited to form government

Maharashtra drama takes new twist as Shiv Sena fails to get numbers, NCP invited to form government

It is now the turn of NCP, the third largest outfit, in the 288-member Maharashtra Assembly to try and cobble up the numbers to reach the majority mark of 145.

Nov 11, 2019, 23:34 PM IST
Jharkhand Assembly Election: BJP-AJSU rift widens; Raghuvar Das to contest from Jamshedpur East

Jharkhand Assembly Election: BJP-AJSU rift widens; Raghuvar Das to contest from Jamshedpur East

The BJP has also released its first list on Sunday that includes the names of 52 candidates. 

Nov 11, 2019, 23:12 PM IST