Jharkhand Polls

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Anti-tribal governance of Raghubar Das cost BJP Jharkhand: 'Local' Hemant Soren spoke to us in our language, nailed it with his campaign, say voters
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Anti-tribal governance of Raghubar Das cost BJP Jharkhand: 'Local' Hemant Soren spoke to us in our language, nailed it with his campaign, say voters

With the Bharatiya Janata Party having lost in 26 out of 28 Adivasi-dominated constituencies in Jharkhand, the tribal community has emerged as a decisive voice against the saffron party in the 2019 Assembly election. Jharkhand is the fifth state that the BJP has lost in last one year.

Jharkhand Assembly election 2019: 45.14% voter turnout till 1 pm in third phase; peaceful polling in all 17 constituencies, says police
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Jharkhand Assembly election 2019: 45.14% voter turnout till 1 pm in third phase; peaceful polling in all 17 constituencies, says police

Altogether 56,18,267 voters, including 26,80,205 women and 86 third gender voters, are eligible to vote to decide the fate of 309 candidates, including 32 women nominees in the third phase of Jharkhand assembly elections

Complete breakdown of welfare schemes like PDS, MNREGA in Jharkhand's Latehar district: Villagers blame loopholes, lackadaisical officials
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Complete breakdown of welfare schemes like PDS, MNREGA in Jharkhand's Latehar district: Villagers blame loopholes, lackadaisical officials

While issues in the PDS scheme have affected people across Jharkhand, activists pointed to another factor that has contributed to the spate of starvation deaths - loopholes in implementation of the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA or NREGA), and the lack of accountability for its failure in the state.

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.

'Maharashtra mandate in favour of BJP': Amit Shah, at News18's Agenda Jharkhand, says Shiv Sena candidates got votes in PM's name
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'Maharashtra mandate in favour of BJP': Amit Shah, at News18's Agenda Jharkhand, says Shiv Sena candidates got votes in PM's name

Speaking at the News18's Agenda Jharkhand summit on Thursday ahead of the first phase of polls on Saturday, Union Home Minister Amit Shah said that the mandate in Maharashtra was in favour of the BJP.

BJP created Jharkhand, Congress didn't pay heed to youths sacrificing lives, says Amit Shah at rally in Chatra ahead of state polls
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BJP created Jharkhand, Congress didn't pay heed to youths sacrificing lives, says Amit Shah at rally in Chatra ahead of state polls

Amit Shah credited late prime minister Atal Bihar Vajpayee for the formation of BJP government and Jharkhand chief minister Ragubar Das for developing it

Ahead of Jharkhand polls, Narendra Modi blames previous govts for Naxalism, praises Raghubar Das for tackling situation
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Ahead of Jharkhand polls, Narendra Modi blames previous govts for Naxalism, praises Raghubar Das for tackling situation

Prime Minister Modi was in Jharkhand to address a public rally for the first phase of the Assembly election, which will be held on 30 November

Narendra Modi to address rallies in Jharkhand’s Daltonganj, Gumla today; ‘looking forward to be among people of great state,’ says PM
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Narendra Modi to address rallies in Jharkhand’s Daltonganj, Gumla today; ‘looking forward to be among people of great state,’ says PM

The first phase of Jharkhand polling will be held on 30 November, the second phase on 6 December, the third phase on 12 December, the fourth phase on 16 December and the last phase on 20 December

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

Jharkhand Assembly polls: Babulal Marandi's JVM(P) nominates MLA Pradip Yadav, accused of sexually harassing party leader, from Poreyahat seat
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Jharkhand Assembly polls: Babulal Marandi's JVM(P) nominates MLA Pradip Yadav, accused of sexually harassing party leader, from Poreyahat seat

Babulal Marandi's JVM(P) on Tuesday included sitting MLA Pradip Yadav, now out on bail in connection with a sexual harassment case, in its second list of 37 candidates for the Jharkhand Assembly election

Raghubar Das to be sworn in as Jharkhand's CM today: All you need to know
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Raghubar Das to be sworn in as Jharkhand's CM today: All you need to know

BJP legislative party chose Raghubar Das as the Jharkhand Chief Minister. Here's all you need to know about him.

Nitish Kumar slams BJP for appointing a non-tribal as Jharkhand CM
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Nitish Kumar slams BJP for appointing a non-tribal as Jharkhand CM

Nitish Kumar on Friday slammed BJP for breaking the tradition of a tribal heading the government in Jharkhand.

Chart: Jharkhand gets first stable govt as BJP-AJSU alliance wins 42 seats
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Chart: Jharkhand gets first stable govt as BJP-AJSU alliance wins 42 seats

Jharkhand, a state that was formed 14 years ago, got its first stable government with BJP winning in 37 seats in the 81-member Assembly.

Jharkhand polls: CM Hemant Soren wins from Barhait constituency
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Jharkhand polls: CM Hemant Soren wins from Barhait constituency

Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren on Tuesday won from the Barhait assembly constituency in the state, officials said.

Rahul Gandhi in Jharkhand, asks when will acche din come
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Rahul Gandhi in Jharkhand, asks when will acche din come

Taking a dig at PM Modi on his 'achhe din' slogan, Rahul Gandhi wondered when such good days will come ahead of elections in Jharkhand.

Punish the leaders who plundered Jharkhand: PM Modi tells voters
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Punish the leaders who plundered Jharkhand: PM Modi tells voters

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday appealed to people of Jharkhand to punish through votes those who plundered the state.

There is bankruptcy of issues among Oppn parties: Modi in Jharkhand
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There is bankruptcy of issues among Oppn parties: Modi in Jharkhand

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday appealed to the people to vote for a "strong and stable" BJP government in Jharkhand.

Jharkhand polls: Abour 30% voting recorded till 11 am in 3rd phase
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Jharkhand polls: Abour 30% voting recorded till 11 am in 3rd phase

Moderate polling has been recorded in the first four hours of voting in 17 Assembly constituencies spread across eight districts of Jharkhand.

Politics of development is the need of the hour: PM Modi in Jharkhand
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Politics of development is the need of the hour: PM Modi in Jharkhand

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said that Jharkhand has enormous potential to become the number one state in the country.