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Jharkhand Mukti Morcha renominates party chief Shibu Soren from Dumka

The Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) Wednesday announced that its president and sitting MP Shibu Soren will contest again from Dumka (ST) Lok Sabha constituency.

Apr 04, 2019, 06:46 AM IST

JMM to field one candidate in Jharkhand RS poll

The Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) today said it will field its candidate in the upcoming Rajya Sabha elections in the state and would seek support of Congress and other parties.

May 27, 2016, 17:27 PM IST

Jharkhand CM fawns on Shibu Soren ahead of PM Narendra Modi's visit

The BJP government in Jharkhand seems to have sidelined senior party leader and Lok Sabha member Karia Munda and is fawning on Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) chief Shibu Soren ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Friday visit to the state.

Oct 01, 2015, 14:35 PM IST

CBI arrests Shibu Soren's kin in horse-trading case

 The CBI on Monday arrested JMM chief Shibu Soren's relative here for his alleged involvement in horse-trading in 2012 Rajya Sabha election from Jharkhand.

Jun 08, 2015, 15:56 PM IST

Raghubar Das's journey from 'mazdoor' to chief minister

 Initiating his political career as an activist of the student movement launched by Loknayak Jaiprakash Narayan in 1976-77 and having worked as a labourer in Tata Steel, Raghubar Das has traversed a long way to take over as the first non-tribal Chief Minister of Jharkhand.

Dec 28, 2014, 15:03 PM IST

BJP charges JMM of intimidation; JMM trashes allegations

The BJP on Friday accused the JMM of "intimidation and undemocratic tactics" against its candidates and their relatives in Dumka and Barhait Assembly seats ahead of tomorrow`s fifth and final phase of polling for Jharkhand Assembly.

Dec 19, 2014, 15:44 PM IST

JMM committed to development: Shibu Soren

 Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) is committed to usher in prosperity and development in the state if voted to power, JMM supremo Shibu Soren said today.

Dec 17, 2014, 23:26 PM IST

Have to overthrow govt of father-son duo: PM Modi to Jharkhand voters

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday slammed the father-son duo of Shibu Soren and Hemant, calling on the voters in Jharkhand to overthrow their government.

Dec 15, 2014, 12:50 PM IST

Jharkhand HC serves notice to JMM chief Shibu Soren

The Jharkhand High Court on Friday issued a notice to former chief minister Shibu Soren on a petition stating that the JMM supremo had failed to mention criminal cases against him and the name of his wife in the affidavits while filing nomination for the 2014 Lok Sabha elections from Dumka.

Dec 05, 2014, 22:47 PM IST

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.

Nov 21, 2014, 20:02 PM IST

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.

Nov 21, 2014, 15:59 PM IST

JMM wave in Jharkhand: Shibu Soren

JMM supremo Shibu Soren on Tuesday said there is a "wave" sweeping in favour of Jharkhand Mukti Morcha in the run up to the assembly elections while Chief Minister Hemant Soren said the BJP is projecting Prime Minister Narendra Modi as it "lacked leadership in the state".

Nov 18, 2014, 22:36 PM IST

JMM authorises Shibu Soren to explore pre-poll alliance

JMM supremo Shibu Soren was today authorised by the party to take a final decision on matters relating to pre-poll alliance with "secular and progressive" political parties.

Aug 14, 2014, 21:22 PM IST

Shibu Soren takes oath in LS

Jharkhand Mukti Morcha chief Shibu Soren, who was elected to Lok Sabha from Dumka in Jharkhand, on Tuesday took oath as the member of the House.

Jun 10, 2014, 14:19 PM IST

Maoist slipping into West Bengal after committing crime: Soren

A day after Maoists struck the state killing eight polling and police officials, Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren on Friday said the ultras were taking advantage of the interstate border with West Bengal and slipping in to the neighbouring state after the attacks.

Apr 25, 2014, 19:57 PM IST

LS polls: Jharkhand records 63.55 percent polling

Altogether 63.55 per cent polling was recorded today in the third and final phase of polling in four Lok Sabha seats in Jharkhand.

Apr 24, 2014, 08:21 AM IST

Battle of ex-CMs in Dumka as Shibu Soren takes on Marandi

An epic battle of two former chief ministers is unfolding in the Dumka (ST) seat with sitting MP Shibu Soren of Jharkhand Mukti Morcha looking to fend off the challenge from Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (Prajatantrik)`s Babulal Marandi even as a resurgent BJP seeks to turn the tables on both.

Apr 23, 2014, 12:52 PM IST

Final phase of voting in Jharkahnd tomorrow; Soren, Marandi in fray

Four constituencies Dhanbad, Dumka, Raj Mahal and Godda in Jharkhand will go to polls in the seventh round of the 9-phase polls on Thursday.

Apr 23, 2014, 12:48 PM IST

Babulal Marandi attacks BJP for Jharkhand`s "plight"

Jharkhand Vikas Morcha president Babulal Marandi on Monday attacked BJP for "plight" of the people of the state, and said his party would support a non-Congress and non-BJP government in a post-poll scenario.

Mar 31, 2014, 21:46 PM IST

Jharkhand- Can Congress-JMM stop BJP?

As the 2014 General Elections inch closer, alliance talks are once again in vogue in Jharkhand. For long instability has been the hallmark of politics in the state state. Given Jharkhand`s diverse and fragmented electorate, both the BJP and the Congress will find it tough to win most of the 14 constituencies in the state.

Mar 29, 2014, 17:44 PM IST