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Hemant Soren withdraws FIR against former Jharkhand CM Raghubar Das over ‘objectionable’ remarks during Assembly poll campaign
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Hemant Soren withdraws FIR against former Jharkhand CM Raghubar Das over ‘objectionable’ remarks during Assembly poll campaign

Jharkhand chief minister Hemant Soren on Monday withdrew the FIR he had lodged against his former chief minister of the BJP Raghubar Das for allegdly making some "objectionable" remarks against him during electioneering during Assembly polls in 2019.

Ex Jharkhand CM Babulal Marandi's JVM merges with BJP; Amit Shah says local leader will get 'due respect and responsibility'
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Ex Jharkhand CM Babulal Marandi's JVM merges with BJP; Amit Shah says local leader will get 'due respect and responsibility'

Former Jharkhand chief minister Babulal Marandi merged his party Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (Prajatantrik) with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday at an event that was attended by Home Minister Amit Shah. Shah welcomed Marandi, the first chief minister of the state and his supporters into the saffron party at a rally in Ranchi.

JD(U) seeks to establish upper hand in Bihar NDA alliance after BJP's Assembly poll losses, pushback over CAA and NRC
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JD(U) seeks to establish upper hand in Bihar NDA alliance after BJP's Assembly poll losses, pushback over CAA and NRC

The BJP is being increasingly cornered by Nitish Kumar's JD(U) after the debacle in Maharashtra and Jharkhand, where the BJP saw its seats reduce from 37 to 25.

Hemant Soren to return for second time as Jharkhand CM: Well-planned campaign, focus on local issues helped JMM-Congress-RJD trounce BJP
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Hemant Soren to return for second time as Jharkhand CM: Well-planned campaign, focus on local issues helped JMM-Congress-RJD trounce BJP

The Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM)-Congress-Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) alliance raced towards victory in Jharkhand, bringing back Hemant Soren for his second stint as the Chief Minister

Constituency-wise election results 2019 in Jharkhand: Full list of winners and losers from BJP, Congress, JMM, AJSU and other parties
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Constituency-wise election results 2019 in Jharkhand: Full list of winners and losers from BJP, Congress, JMM, AJSU and other parties

The Jharkhand Assembly election not only saw caretaker chief minister Raghubar Das being ousted from his home constituency Jamshedpur East, but also saw several of the top BJP leaders biting the dust; a look at the winners and losers from the 81 Assembly seats

Daily Bulletin: Phase 5 of Jharkhand Assembly polls, quantum of punishment against Kuldeep Sengar; day's top stories
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Daily Bulletin: Phase 5 of Jharkhand Assembly polls, quantum of punishment against Kuldeep Sengar; day's top stories

Here are today's top stories: Jharkhand Assembly elections: Polling begins for last phase; Karnataka HC to hear PIL challenging Section 144 in Bengaluru today; and more

Congress files breach of privilege notice against Smriti Irani for statement on Rahul Gandhi's 'rape in India' remark, says Union minister misled House
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Congress files breach of privilege notice against Smriti Irani for statement on Rahul Gandhi's 'rape in India' remark, says Union minister misled House

Congress MP Manickam Tagore on Sunday submitted a breach of privilege notice against Union minister Smriti Irani for her statement against Congress leader Rahul Gandhi in the Lok Sabha last week.

Jharkhand Assembly Election 2019: 62.40% turnout recorded as polling concludes; one killed in firing at Sisai booth
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Jharkhand Assembly Election 2019: 62.40% turnout recorded as polling concludes; one killed in firing at Sisai booth

As polling for second phase of the Assembly elections concluded on Saturday, an estimated 62.40 voter turnout was recorded till 5 pm.

Jharkhand Election 2019 Voting Updates: 59.27% voter turnout recorded at 3 pm as polling concludes in 18 of 20 constituencies
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Jharkhand Election 2019 Voting Updates: 59.27% voter turnout recorded at 3 pm as polling concludes in 18 of 20 constituencies

Jharkhand Election 2019 Voting Updates: At the end of the polling in 18 of 20 Assembly constituencies an estimated voter turnout of 59.27 percent was recorded.

Daily Bulletin: Unnao rape survivor passes away in Safdarjung hospital; polling for second phase of Jharkhand Assembly elections underway in 20 seats
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Daily Bulletin: Unnao rape survivor passes away in Safdarjung hospital; polling for second phase of Jharkhand Assembly elections underway in 20 seats

Here are today's top stories: Unnao rape survivor, set on fire by accused year after the attack, passes away in Safdarjung hospital; India take 1-0 lead in three-match series against West Indies; and more

Jharkhand Assembly Election 2019, Phase 2 Today: List of documents that can be used as photo identity proof other than Voter ID
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Jharkhand Assembly Election 2019, Phase 2 Today: List of documents that can be used as photo identity proof other than Voter ID

Jharkhand Assembly Election 2019, Phase 1 Today: The first phase of the five-stage Jharkhand Assembly polls kicks off on 30 November (Saturday) starting with 13 constituencies across six districts, when a total of 37,83,055 voters will decide the fate of 189 candidates.

Jharkhand Assembly Election 2019: Here's how to find your name in voters' list, locate polling booth for phase 2 polls
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Jharkhand Assembly Election 2019: Here's how to find your name in voters' list, locate polling booth for phase 2 polls

Jharkhand Assembly Election 2019: Election in the 82-member Jharkhand Assembly will be held in five phases starting from 30 November (Saturday) when polling in 13 constituencies across six districts will decide the fate of 189 candidates.

Jharkhand Election 2019: 20 seats undergo polling in phase two today; CM Raghubar Das, state BJP chief Laxman Gilua among key candidates
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Jharkhand Election 2019: 20 seats undergo polling in phase two today; CM Raghubar Das, state BJP chief Laxman Gilua among key candidates

Voting for the second of the five-phase Assembly election in 20 seats in Jharkhand will be held on Saturday and the Election Commission has deployed polling and security personnel for free, fair and peaceful polling

As Jharkhand votes, no party discusses mob-lynching cases, self-appointed gau rakshaks: Tale of 3 affected villages, and how they are getting by without govt aid
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As Jharkhand votes, no party discusses mob-lynching cases, self-appointed gau rakshaks: Tale of 3 affected villages, and how they are getting by without govt aid

The violence, which has largely taken a toll on marginalised population, has been on the rise under the BJP-led Raghubar Das government since 2016.

Jharkhand Assembly elections 2019: 64.12% turnout in Naxal-hit state; polling largely peaceful barring stray incidents
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Jharkhand Assembly elections 2019: 64.12% turnout in Naxal-hit state; polling largely peaceful barring stray incidents

Thirteen Assembly constituencies — Chatra, Gumla, Bishunpur, Lohardaga, Manika, Latehar, Panki, Daltonganj, Bishrampur, Chhatarpur, Hussainabad, Garhwa and Bhawanathpur — went to polls in the first phase of the Jharkhand Assembly elections.

Jharkhand Election 2019 Voting Updates: Polling for Phase 1 shuts; barring sporadic incidents of violence, polling largely peaceful in Naxalism-hit state
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Jharkhand Election 2019 Voting Updates: Polling for Phase 1 shuts; barring sporadic incidents of violence, polling largely peaceful in Naxalism-hit state

Jharkhand Election 2019 Voting LIVE Updates: Around 46.83 per cent votes were cast till 2 pm on Saturday in the first phase of Jharkhand assembly elections in 13 constituencies, amid sporadic incidents of violence in some districts, officials said. The voting commenced at 7 am and will end at 3 pm, Election Commission (EC) officials said. A total of 37,83,055 electorate, including 18,01,356 women and five third-gender voters are eligible to exercise their franchise in the first phase across six districts.

First phase of five-stage Jharkhand election sees turncoats take centre stage; at least 18 leaders have switched camps after being denied Assembly tickets
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First phase of five-stage Jharkhand election sees turncoats take centre stage; at least 18 leaders have switched camps after being denied Assembly tickets

Meanwhile, around 11.02 percent polling was recorded till 9 am on Saturday in the first of the five-phase elections that began in 13 Jharkhand Assembly constituencies.

Jharkhand Assembly election: JVM(P) releases manifesto, promises commission to probe 'scams', law to seize assets hoarded through corrupt means
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Jharkhand Assembly election: JVM(P) releases manifesto, promises commission to probe 'scams', law to seize assets hoarded through corrupt means

Releasing party manifesto for Jharkhand polls, JVM(P) president, ex-CM Babulal Marandi said special law would be enacted to seize assets hoarded through corrupt means and an anti-corruption cell would be set up

Jharkhand Assembly polls: Former chief of BJP state unit joins NDA ally AJSU after being denied ticket for Chhatarpur seat
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Jharkhand Assembly polls: Former chief of BJP state unit joins NDA ally AJSU after being denied ticket for Chhatarpur seat

In a setback to the ruling BJP in Jharkhand, the party's chief whip, Radhakrishna Kishore, on Tuesday joined NDA ally All Jharkhand Students Union (AJSU) party after he was denied a re-nomination for the Chhatarpur (SC) seat.

Jharkhand Assembly polls: JMM leader Akeel Akhtar quits party; former Pakur MLA may join AJSU, say sources
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Jharkhand Assembly polls: JMM leader Akeel Akhtar quits party; former Pakur MLA may join AJSU, say sources

Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) Central Committee secretary Akeel Akhtar has quit from the primary membership of the party