61.19% voter turnout in third phase of Jharkhand polls

Over 61% voter turnout was recorded on Thursday (December 12) at the end of third-phase elections, in which 17 assembly ...

At Jharkhand, PM speaks of Assam, Rahul promises farm loan waiver

While, Prime Minister Narendra Modi allayed fears of the people of the northeast over the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, ...

2nd phase polls in Jharkhand records 64.39% turnout amid violence,1 killed

The second phase of the ongoing assembly elections in Jharkhand was marred with violence and one person was killed as a security personnel opened fire on assailants who allegedly tried to snatch their arms outside a polling booth in Sisai constituency.

Jharkhand polls: Second phase of voting begins in 20 constituencies

The second phase of polling began on Saturday (December 7) morning in 20 constituencies in Jharkhand, which votes in fiv...

Adivasi dispossession forces tribal activist Barla to contest Jharkhand polls

In 2006 when Arjun Munda-led Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government was in power in Jharkhand, the police booked cases ...

Rebel BJP candidate Rai puts Jharkhand CM on a backfoot in his pocket-borough

Ahead of the second-phase polls in Jharkhand on December 7, Bharatiya Janata Party’s rebel candidate Saryu Rai has cast ...

Jharkhand polls: In the shadow of police repression and a tribal uprising

Like any other day, Silmani Purty, a tribal woman, is busy collecting firewood from a forest near her village in Jharkha...

Failed to keep promises, BJP dwells on ‘magic’ to win Jharkhand elections

The Bharatiya Janata Party, after failing to deliver on its promises of providing electricity, toilets and drinking water to all, has roped in magicians to perform tricks and drive Jharkhand voters in its favour. Assembly elections are currently underway in five phases in the state.

Jharkhand records 63.5% polling in first phase; test for BJP after Maha fiasco

The first of the five-phase polling began in Jharkhand on Saturday (November 30) morning. The state witnessed a record o...