Jharkhand assembly elections 2019: 12 things you need to watch out for
Almost every political party is in favour of increasing reservation benefits for OBC. BJP has promised voters it would OBC quotas, without affecting the existing quotas for STs and SCs in the state.
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Allahabad High Court dismisses election petition against PM Narendra Modi
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Jharkhand Assembly Elections: All the dates you need to know
The polling is being held in five phases from 30 November to 20 December 2019.
Karnataka: Voting begins for by-election in 15 constituencies
The by-elections are being held to fill the vacancies caused by the disqualification of 17 rebel Congress and JD(S) MLAs, whose rebellion led to the collapse of the H D Kumaraswamy-led coalition government in July and paved the way for the BJP to come to power. The BJP needs to win at least six of the 15 seats to remain in majority in the 225-member assembly.
Jharkhand Assembly polls: Voting underway for 20 seats of 2nd phase
The second phase of polling began Saturday morning on 20 constituencies in Jharkhand, which votes in five phases to elect 81 members of the ...
Jharkhand polls: One dead in clashes in Gumla
The problem began at booth no 36 of Sisai constituency of Gumla district when people got angry due to delay in voting. They started pelting stones on the police, who retaliated with firing in which one youth sustained bullet injuries who later died in the hospital. He has been identified as Mohammad Geelani (28).
Jharkhand assembly elections: Key seats in second phase of polling
The second phase of polling in the five-phase Jharkhand assembly elections will be held on December 7.
Karnataka by-election: Voting underway in 15 assembly seats
Voting is underway in fifteen assembly constituencies of Karnataka on Thursday, the results of which would determine the fate of Chief Minis...
Jharkhand polls: 28.5 per cent turnout till 11am amid sporadic violence
A total 48,25,038 voters, including 23,93,437 female and 90 third gender voters, are eligible to vote to decide the fate of 260 candidates, including 29 women nominees and 73 independents. According to police sources, more than 42,000 security personnel, including central forces, have been deployed on the 20 seats spread across seven districts.
Jharkhand assembly elections: Two regional parties can play key role in govt formation
All Jharkhand Students Union (AJSU) led by former deputy Chief Minister Sudesh Mahato and the Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (JVM) led by the first state Chief Minister Babulal Marandi are back in the poll rink
Smriti Irani slams opposition for politicising rape
Union Minister for Women and Child Development Smriti Irani on Friday came out heavily on the Opposition in Parliament, accusing them of pol...
Jailed Lalu Prasad re-elected as RJD chief
Prasad, who had founded the party in 1997, is at Ranchi serving sentences in fodder scam cases and his nomination papers were submitted at the RJD state headquarters by his sons Tejashwi Yadav and Tej Pratap Yadav.
Delhi HC dismisses plea challenging Harsh Vardhan's election
Justice Navin Chawla allowed the Centre's application which claimed that no grounds were made out for challenging the BJP leader's election.
Chidambaram appeals to voters in Jharkhand to defeat BJP
At a press conference here, he said the outcome of the ongoing assembly polls will be an important turning point with the saffron party on one side and secular and progressive parties on the other.
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