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Jharkhand assembly election: Congress releases third list of 19 candidates

Jharkhand assembly election: Congress releases third list of 19 candidates

The Congress on Monday released its third list naming 19 candidates for the upcoming Jharkhand assembly election. The elections in Jharkhand will be panned out in five phases from November 30 to

Nov 11, 2019, 23:03 PM IST
Jharkhand Assembly Election: Rameshwar Oraon files nomination, KN Tripathi holds road show

Jharkhand Assembly Election: Rameshwar Oraon files nomination, KN Tripathi holds road show

Congress announced its list of candidates on Sunday. Rameshwar Oraon has been fielded from Lohardaga, while KN Tripathi is contesting from Daltonganj.

Nov 11, 2019, 22:41 PM IST
Congress announces its candidate from Panki constituency for Jharkhand Assembly election

Congress announces its candidate from Panki constituency for Jharkhand Assembly election

Earlier, on Sunday the Congress released the first list of five candidates. The names of the candidates include Rameshwar Oraon from Lohardaga, Ramchandra Singh from Manika, K N Tripathy from

Nov 11, 2019, 11:38 AM IST
Jharkhand Assembly election: BJP announces list of 52 candidates

Jharkhand Assembly election: BJP announces list of 52 candidates

Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das will contest from Jamshedpur East, while state BJP president Laxman Giluwa will try his luck from Chakradharpur. The party has also announced the names of Anant

Nov 10, 2019, 19:05 PM IST
Congress releases list of five candidates for Jharkhand Assembly Election

Congress releases list of five candidates for Jharkhand Assembly Election

The names of the candidates include Rameshwar Oraon from Lohardaga, Ramchandra Singh from Manika, K N Tripathy from Daltonganj, Chandrashekhar Dubey from Bishrampur and K.P. Yadav from Bhawnathpur. 

Nov 10, 2019, 18:46 PM IST
Jharkhand Assembly election 2019: JVM releases first list of candidates

Jharkhand Assembly election 2019: JVM releases first list of candidates

Bihar`s former Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Friday announced that his party, Hindustani Awam Morcha (HAM), will go it alone in the upcoming Jharkhand Assembly elections.

Nov 08, 2019, 20:18 PM IST
Jharkhand assembly election 2019: Congress, JMM, RJD finalise alliance; Hemant Soren to be CM face

Jharkhand assembly election 2019: Congress, JMM, RJD finalise alliance; Hemant Soren to be CM face

"There will be no friendly contest on any seat and if anyone does so, he will be out of the alliance," RPN Singh added. 

Nov 08, 2019, 18:16 PM IST
Jharkhand Assembly election: Amit Shah meets BJP leaders to finalise candidates

Jharkhand Assembly election: Amit Shah meets BJP leaders to finalise candidates

The meeting was held at Amit Shah's residence and was attended by Chief Minister Raghbar das, Union Minister Arjun Munda, Assembly polls in-charge Om Mathur, Kailash Yadav, BJP State President Laxman

Nov 08, 2019, 06:41 AM IST
Jharkhand Assembly election 2019: JMM charges Rs 51000 as application fee for ticket

Jharkhand Assembly election 2019: JMM charges Rs 51000 as application fee for ticket

Hemant Soren has announced that his party will release the first list of its candidates on Friday. 

Nov 07, 2019, 17:50 PM IST
Jharkhand assembly election 2019: 62% of 79 sitting MLAs have criminal cases, 38 with serious offences

Jharkhand assembly election 2019: 62% of 79 sitting MLAs have criminal cases, 38 with serious offences

According to a report by the Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR) and Jharkhand Election Watch, 62 per cent or 49 out of 79 sitting MLAs in the outgoing Jharkhand assembly have declared criminal

Nov 07, 2019, 09:56 AM IST
Will not contest on less than 42 seats, willing to hold talks with Babulal Marandi: JMM leader Hement Soren

Will not contest on less than 42 seats, willing to hold talks with Babulal Marandi: JMM leader Hement Soren

JMM leader Hemant Soren said that his party will release the first list of candidates for upcoming Assembly election in Jharkhand on November 8 (Friday). 

Nov 06, 2019, 22:07 PM IST
Sonia Gandhi to chair Congress Election Committee meeting for Jharkhand polls on November 9

Sonia Gandhi to chair Congress Election Committee meeting for Jharkhand polls on November 9

The Congress has faced a rebellion in its Jharkhand unit following the resignation of former state unit chief Ajoy Kumar, who quit the party in August after accusing several senior leaders of working

Nov 06, 2019, 21:50 PM IST
Jharkhand Assembly election 2019: Babulal Marandi says his party will contest polls on its own

Jharkhand Assembly election 2019: Babulal Marandi says his party will contest polls on its own

Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (JVM) chief Babulal Marandi has made it clear that his party will not enter any coalition of bigger Opposition parties and will contest the Jharkhand Assembly elections on its

Nov 05, 2019, 13:12 PM IST
JVM (P) breaks alliance with 'Mahagatbandhan', to contest on all 81 seats in Jharkhand

JVM (P) breaks alliance with 'Mahagatbandhan', to contest on all 81 seats in Jharkhand

JVM (P) head Babulal Marandi has taken the decision of breaking the alliance with 'Mahagatbandhan' and contest as a single party. The decision by JVM was taken out of not getting the satisfactory

Nov 04, 2019, 08:01 AM IST
Jharkhand assembly election 2019: List of 16 seats voting in phase V

Jharkhand assembly election 2019: List of 16 seats voting in phase V

Voting for the fifth phase of assembly election 2019 in Jharkhand will be held in six districts of the state including  Sahebganj, Pakur, Dumka, Jamtara, Deoghar and Godda.

Nov 01, 2019, 18:53 PM IST
Jharkhand assembly election 2019: List of 20 seats voting in phase IV

Jharkhand assembly election 2019: List of 20 seats voting in phase IV

The fourth phase of assembly election 2019 in Jharkhand will witness polling in four districts of the state including Deoghar, Giridih, Bokaro and Dhanbad.

Nov 01, 2019, 18:33 PM IST
Jharkhand assembly election 2019: List of 17 seats voting in phase III

Jharkhand assembly election 2019: List of 17 seats voting in phase III

The third phase of Jharkhand assembly election 2019 will see polling in eight districts of the state including Koderma, Hazaribagh, Chatra, Ramgarh, Giridih, Bokaro, Seraikella-Kharsawan and Ranchi.

Nov 01, 2019, 18:26 PM IST
Postal ballot facility introduced for Persons with Disabilities and senior citizens in Jharkhand assembly poll

Postal ballot facility introduced for Persons with Disabilities and senior citizens in Jharkhand assembly poll

The Election Commission of India (ECI) on Friday announced the schedule for Assembly elections in Jharkhand which will be held in five phases, beginning November 30, and the results will be

Nov 01, 2019, 18:20 PM IST
Jharkhand assembly election 2019: List of 20 seats voting in phase II

Jharkhand assembly election 2019: List of 20 seats voting in phase II

Polling will be held in 20 seats in the second phase of assembly elections 2019 in seven districts of Jharkhand which include East Singhbhum, Seraikella-Kharsawan, West Singhbhum, Ranchi,  Khunti,

Nov 01, 2019, 18:17 PM IST
Jharkhand assembly election 2019: List of 13 seats voting in phase I

Jharkhand assembly election 2019: List of 13 seats voting in phase I

Polling will be held in 13 seats in the first phase of assembly elections 2019 in six districts of Jharkhand which include Chatra, Gumla, Lohardaga, Latehar, Palamu, Daltonganj and Garhwa.

Nov 01, 2019, 18:10 PM IST