Monday, 4 July, 2022
TopicJharkhand assembly election

Topic: Jharkhand assembly election

Congress on winning side in Jharkhand but questions on relevance of Gandhis remain

In the highly-charged Jharkhand election, where ruling BJP was battling anti-incumbency, Rahul Gandhi held 5 events, while PM Modi held 8 rallies and Amit Shah 11.

BJP looks set to lose Jharkhand as Congress-JMM-RJD alliance marches to majority

JMM-led alliance ahead in 44 seats, while BJP's leading in 26. Jharkhand could well become third state where BJP fails to get a majority on its own since Lok Sabha polls 2019.

Jharkhand shows difference between state & LS polls. Nationalism, religion not enough

ThePrint view on the most important issues, instantly.

Jharkhand CM Raghubar Das trails behind independent Saryu Roy by 771 votes

Former Jharkhand minister Saryu Roy had quit the Raghubar Das cabinet and BJP after being denied a ticket from Jamshedpur (West) seat.

Tejashwi Yadav confident oppn alliance will sweep Jharkhand, says Hemant Soren is next CM

The JMM-Congress-RJD grand alliance took a lead in 43 of the 81 Jharkhand assembly seats by midday while BJP was ahead in 27.

Congress-JMM alliance leads in Jharkhand, CM Raghubar Das ahead of Saryu Roy in Jamshedpur

After the latest round of counting of votes for Jharkhand assembly elections, Congress-JMM-RJD alliance has hit the majority mark of 41. BJP leading in 29 seats.

BJP leads in 5 seats in Jharkhand as counting of votes in assembly polls begins

Jharkhand went to polls for 81 Assembly seats in five phases from November 30 to December 20.

5 reasons why Jharkhand assembly election results are crucial for BJP

The Jharkhand polls are the BJP’s first test since the Supreme Court’s Ayodhya judgment and the passage of the new citizenship law.

‘Learnt lessons from Maharashtra’ — Jharkhand BJP, Congress & others keeping options open

BJP is looking at former ally AJSU & Babulal Marandi’s JVM(P) for post-poll tie-up, Congress too is not closed to the option of partnering Marandi.

Modi-Shah’s BJP has won state elections on national issues but Jharkhand can be a rude shock

BJP’s Jharkhand unit worries that the party may have banked too much on PM Modi and Amit Shah, its star campaigners for quite some time now.

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Keep calm and carry on: Unlike wheat, rice isn’t hot yet

The world is worried that India might restrict exports of rice after wheat, pushing prices higher and worsening global food security.


Indian Naval Air Squadron INAS 324 commissioned at Visakhapatnam | Twitter | @PBNS_India

India’s Eastern Seaboard gets its first naval air squadron INAS 324

With INAS 324, the Indian Navy's Eastern Seaboard will now operate a naval air squadron with HAL’s indigenously built Advanced Light Helicopter.

Moral, political & ideological questions on Maharashtra: 1st is simplest to answer, 3rd trickiest

What is Shiv Sena’s ideology? We might say it’s been a convenient mix of extreme ethnic chauvinism & unforgiving Hindutva. Within the second, the party retained space to manoeuvre.