Assembly | Reported by Alok Pandey, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday December 23, 2014
The BJP is all set to form government in Jharkhand. The party and its ally, All Jharkhand Students' Union, or AJSU, is leading in 39 of the 81 assembly seats -- just two seats short of absolute majority.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 23, 2014
Campaigning has come to a close for the first part of the five-phase polls in Jharkhand and Jammu and Kashmir.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 3, 2012
A month after the Election Commission countermanded the polls, elections for the two Rajya Sabha seats from Jharkhand began today even as last minute parleys were on, with ruling Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) wooing its junior ally All Jharkhand Students Union (AJSU) party to vote for its candidate Sanjeev Kumar.
India News | Alok Pandey | Thursday September 9, 2010
On Saturday, Jharkhand will see its new chief minister being sworn in. "We met the Governor and I told him I wish to take oath at 11 am," said the BJP's Arjun Munda who will head the latest version of a BJP-JMM combine in the state.Their last coalition collapsed in May after the Jharkhand Mukti Morcha's Shibu Soren betrayed the BJP by voting for th...
India News | NDTV Correspondent | Saturday May 1, 2010
Amid lack of consensus within the party over formation of an alternative government in Jharkhand, leaders of Jharkhand Mukti Morch (JMM) accompanied by their state allies Janata Dal (United) (JD(U)) and All Jharkhand Students Union (AJSU) met senior BJP leaders including party president Nitin Gadkari to discuss the modalities.
India News | NDTV Correspondent | Thursday January 14, 2010
Coalition partner AJSU has lashed out at Shibu Soren for denying its leader and Deputy Chief Miniter Sudesh Mahto the home portfolio.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 30, 2009
It will be for the third time that Jharkhand will have two deputy chief ministers in its short and chequered political history.