JP Nadda likely to retain most of his top office-bearers
After the national president, posts of general secretary are the most important ones. Currently, BJP has eight general secretaries including BL Santosh, who is in charge of the organisation.
After setback in assembly election, BJP set to look for new leaders in Jharkhand
Ram Vichar Netam, party in-charge of Jharkhand, said: “The c...
Jharkhand loss may prompt BJP to be more receptive to regional satraps
The Jharkhand experience has highlighted the need to be more receptive...
BJP may need new CM-selection plan
Having suffered another jolt in the assembly elections, BJP, it appears, will have to rethink its strategy of imposing chief ministers who do not belong to any numerically dominant community or those who don’t enjoy a mass appeal.
How Hemant Soren became the face of change against BJP’s Raghubar Das
JMM took on every policy of the BJP government. It effectively attacked the amendments in the Chhotanagpur Tenancy Act.
Raghubar Das resigns, asked to continue till new govt is formed
The opposition JMM is all set to form the next government as ally Congress has already lent its support to him. Results of 37 seats of the total 81 have been declared so far. BJP has won in only 13, while the JMM/Congress/RJD alliance in 21 seats.
It's my defeat, not of BJP: Jharkhand CM Raghubar Das on assembly poll trends
As per the latest trends available on the Election Commission website, Das was trailing BJP rebel candidate and former minister Saryu Roy by over 10,000 votes in Jamshedpur (East) constituency.
Jharkhand assembly election result 2019 key highlights: BJP and Congress-JMM alliance fight it out in Jharkhand
The counting of votes for the 81-seat state Assembly began at 8 AM on Monday in all district headquarters.
Campaigning for penultimate phase of polling ends in Jharkhand
A total of 221 candidates, including 23 women nominees, are in the fray in the elections, Jharkhand Chief Electoral Officer Vinay Kumar Choubey said here.
PM Modi cautions people against Congress in Jharkhand
Modi, who was addressing a poll rally at Bokaro, compared Jharkhand to a youth attaining 19 years and its citizens its gaurdian and appealed to the people of the state to vote for the BJP government for the second time in a row.
Jharkhand polls: All eyes on Sarna, Mission, Sadan
Since the opposition parties mainly focused on the local issues relating to “Jal, Jungle aur Zamin” (water, land and forest) during their campaign in the last two phases, it is now time for ruling BJP to test its own popularity among tribal and OBC voters. BJP is no longer considered to be a party of "Sadan" as in mainly non-tribal after its five-year-rule.
Raghubar Das faces tough challenge from BJP rebel in Jamshedpur east
Das is seeking a sixth consecutive term from this seat. Rai was elected to the state assembly from the neighbouring seat — Jamshedpur West — in 2014. Interestingly, Rai was a minister in Das government in the state.
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.
Will win over 65 seats in Jharkhand polls, Raghubar Das to be CM face: BJP
The BJP is in power in the state and an alliance of opposition parties, mainly the Congress and the Jharkhand Mukti Morcha, is making a determined bid to oust the government headed by Raghubar Das. BJP had won 37 seats in the 2014 Jharkhand polls and got past the majority mark in the Assembly as a number of MLAs from other parties joined it.
Why Raghubar Das is walking the extra mile
A good show in the general elections will stamp Das’ authority on the party’s state unit and set the tone for the assembly polls later this year.