JVM’s dharna exposes cracks within Congress

JVM’s dharna exposes cracks within Congress

27-11-2012 

Cracks have developed within the Congress party in Jharkhand following the dharna launched by its ally turned foe Jharkhand Vikas Morcha led by Babulal Marandi against the private coal company-Panem in Pakur district in Santhal Pargana.Panem,involved…

Munda campaigns for Modi in Gujarat

Munda campaigns for Modi in Gujarat

25-11-2012 

Jharkhand Chief Minister Arjun Munda spoke to residents of Degam and Gandevi villages in Gujarat’s Navsari district,located on coastline of Arabian sea.This was part of the election campaign launched by the BJP to mobilise votes for Gujarat…

Promises galore for empowerment of panchayats

Promises galore for empowerment of panchayats

24-11-2012 

Empowerment of Panchayat has been a theme song for Jharkhandi politicians,cutting across party lines,for long.Now,when the year is about to end bringing 2014 Assembly polls nearer,the top functionaries of the state have made a series of promises to…

Marandi trying to gain foothold on Soren turf

Marandi trying to gain foothold on Soren turf

20-11-2012 

Santhal Pargana has been a stronghold of Shibu Soren for long.Now,Babulal Marandi is trying to spread his foot hold there.Marandi,who is president of Jharkhand Vikas Morcha,today threatened to observe a state-wide shutdown on November 22 if its demand…

Congmen fight on tribal-non tribal issue

Congmen fight on tribal-non tribal issue

17-11-2012 

Congress President Sonia Gandhi may know that her party has never been free from factional feud in Jharkhand. This time, however,some eminent Congress leaders in this state are daggers drawn on ethnic lines.The party high command has,intriguingly,decided…

Shibu Soren raises a stink over 'agreement'

Shibu Soren raises a stink over 'agreement'

08-11-2012 

What will happen when the coalition government led by chief minister Arjun Munda will complete 28 months in power on September 11,2013?If its interpretation by former chief minister and Jharkhand Mukti Morcha president Shibu Soren in course of his…

Adivasi activists on the boil over incarceration of Dayamani Barla

Adivasi activists on the boil over incarceration of Dayamani Barla

06-11-2012 

“The police is atrocitious.If it does not mend its ways,it will face the fury of people”,thunders Shiva Kachhap,president of Ranchi Mahanagar Sarna Prathna Mahasabha,a body of Adivasis.“We will not tolerate police zulm.The people…

CPI-M to hold rally,air its Adivasi agenda

CPI-M to hold rally,air its Adivasi agenda

02-11-2012 

The CPI-M’s Adivasi wing described the BJP led coalition government in Jharkhand as “anti tribal” today and decided to hold a rally at Argora Maidan in Ranchi on November 6.The rally slated to be held under the banner of the CPI-M’s…

“We love you Madam Tharoor”

“We love you Madam Tharoor”

30-10-2012 

A war of words between Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi and Union Minister Shashi Tharoor today reached Jharkhand where a group of students displayed play cards reading-“We love you Madam Tharoor.”For these students,Madam Tharoor is…

Parties heat up politics in Jharkhand

Parties heat up politics in Jharkhand

27-10-2012 

The opposition Congress and the ruling BJP are at it.Consider the Congress first.Though this party had failed to get organizational polls conducted,its nominated leaders were gearing up to launch agitations for empowerment of panchayats in Jharkhand.The…