Jharkhand Polls

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A blast and some IEDs as voters beat ’09

The 121 constituencies included the Maoist-affected areas of Giridih, Hazaribagh and Khunti in Jharkhand, Kanker, Mahsamund and Rajnandgaon in Chhattisgarh, Jehanabad and Munger in Bihar, and Nabrangpur in Orissa.

Polling for RS seats begins; AJSU decides to vote for JMM

Both BJP and JMM have 18 MLAs each in the 82-member House; AJSU has 5 MLAs

High stakes

Concerted ground offensives have begun,based on the anti-Naxal strategy that the Union government had drawn up in conjunction…

Govindacharya slams BJP’s decision to support JMM

RSS ideologue K N Govindacharya has termed as ‘unjustified’ the BJP decision to join hands with the JMM to form a govt in Jharkhand.

Minority MLA strength in Jharkhand Assembly more than doubles

The strength of minority MLAs in the Jharkhand Assembly has more than doubled since the last time when two minority MLAs were elected to the House.


About 50-55 pct voting in final phase of polling in Jharkhand

A turnout of 50 per cent to 55 per cent polling was recorded in the final phase of polling,ending the three-week long Jharkhand assembly elections.

BJP camp office set ablaze before Jharkhand polls

Hours before the fourth phase polling began,a camp office and a helpline centre of BJP was set ablaze by unidentified miscreants in Jamshedpur.

50-55 pc polling in Jharkhand; BSF jawan killed

Suspected Maoists killed a BSF jawan as the third of the five-phase polling for 11 assembly constituencies in Jharkhand registered about 50-55 pct turnout.

Cong will never take support of Koda: Maken

Union Minister of State for Home Ajay Maken said that under no circumstances would Congress take Koda’s support to form a government in Jharkhand.


J’khand polls: Chidambaram asks citizens to vote without fear

Ahead of the third phase of the Jharkhand Assembly polls,Chidambaram asked voters to come forward and exercise their franchise without fear.

54.3 pct polling in 2nd phase of Jharkhand polls

The second phase of polling for 14 seats in 81-member Jharkhand assembly ended with 45-5- pct polling in the state.

Ist phase peaceful,54% turnout

Barring sporadic incidents of violence,the first of the five-phase polls in Jharkhand for 26 seats on Wednesday passed off peacefully.


Will report to ED only after Jharkhand polls,says defiant Koda

Madhu Koda said that he would be available for questioning only after the Jharkhand assembly polls.


No place for violence in democracy: Sonia in Jharkhand

Congress president Sonia Gandhi said that violence cannot be a solution to any problem and that everything can be solved through dialogue.

Against Mamata’s wishes,MHA orders deployment of RPF for Jharkhand polls

Weeks after she unsuccessfully attempted to stall the deployment of the Railway Protection Force (RPF) for Assembly elections in Maharashtra,Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee….


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