Koda’s openness to talks is a change from his stand during the Lok Sabha elections.
The incident happened on Wednesday afternoon in West Singhbhum district.
CM Hemant Soren has alleged that former DGP V D Ram helped form the outfit.
Today, VB has grown to have assets of over Rs 5 crore, and received over Rs 12.3 crore in project grants in 2012-13.
As Gumla votes on November 25, we look behind the scenes of a conflict that has a profound influence on how votes will be cast.
There are signs this is being reversed; independents could manage only 3.33 percent in the last LS polls.
He warned that various progressive laws passed by the previous government would be diluted by the current one.
Modi was addressing a rally in Latehar’s Chandwa town to support the BJP-AJSU alliance’s candidates for Latehar.
BJP candidate survived but reply to bullets should be made through through the ballot, said Modi.
Sanyal when arrested in December 2005, said that peace talks with the government was near-impossible.
All the magicians performing for the BJP are either from Madhya Pradesh or Maharashtra.
The Congress’s stance during its UPA governments has been that talks can happen with the Maoists only if they give up arms.
In unconquered Jharkhand region voting in first phase, party replaces 7 of 8 candidates from 2009.
Thakur is doing his bit, too. He sends out about 150 water tankers to parched Garhwa.
The JD(U), for its part, has nominated a candidate for Hussainabad, which has a sitting RJD MLA.
The exclusively Santhal hamlet of about 105 households is where Shibu Soren and current CM Hemant Soren were born.
The BJP document talks of adapting a host of schemes that are a part of PM Modi's vision - Make in Jharkhand, self-attestation of documents, e-governance.
Of the five cases initially registered against Madhu Koda, only three are effectively pending now.
The elevation of Sinha, a Harvard alumnus who seldom misses a chance to talk about his academic credentials, is largely being seen as well-deserved.
There had been rumours that Hare Krishna Singh had missed the deadline, but his papers had been accepted.
Sources in the TSPC said that Bhokta was once the deputy zonal commander of Latehar.
Most of the 10-15 members of Kandulna’s platoon look well under 18 years of age.
The alliances were formalised despite opposition within almost all the parties concerned.
All the major leaders of the state have been awarded seats, including Arjun Munda, Raghubar Das and Saryu Rai.
JMM, which has decided to go it alone, has accused three Congress leaders of sabotaging the deal for personal gains.
The JMM has announced it will contest on its own, opening up the possibility of post-poll bargaining with others.
The BJP already has a former policeman for a legislator — V D Ram retired as the DGP of the state and is currently the Palamu MP.
This October is a far cry from January 2013 when Hemant, 39, who had pulled down the Arjun Munda government, was made to wait six months by the Congress before it lent its support
There are worries that a long-drawn-out electoral process will favour the national parties as they can manage the logistics, ration out funds and keep cadres motivated over such a long period.
Civil surgeon of Simdega said he has ordered that all residents above the age of 10 be given prophylactic treatment and that all cattle be vaccinated.
Party workers are questioning in private the decision to replace Vinod Pandey with Trivendra Singh Rawat.
Say larger tenders favoured, inflated number of items bought.
The BBC had quoted a Maoist spokesperson after sister Valsa's murder claiming responsibility for the killing.
Sao, a Congress MLA from Barkagaon, was arrested on a non-bailable warrant issued against him by a Hazaribagh court.
The Delhi Police said Sao also formed another criminal outfit with alleged links to left-wing extremist groups, the Jharkhand Bachao Andolan.
He died of an epileptic attack unlike his parents who died of starvation in 2003.