2010 Bihar Assembly Elections

2010 Bihar Assembly Elections News

BJP leader stabbed to death in Lucknow; victim 'feared for his life', had petitioned police for security
India

BJP leader stabbed to death in Lucknow; victim 'feared for his life', had petitioned police for security

The slain leader, a member of BJP's youth wing – Bharatiya Janta Yuva Morcha – had allegedly petitioned the district police chief sometime back, fearing for his life and demanded security but the request fell on deaf ears

Election strategist Prashant Kishor joins JD(U) ahead of party meet in Patna, could be tasked to broker peace with RJD
Politics

Election strategist Prashant Kishor joins JD(U) ahead of party meet in Patna, could be tasked to broker peace with RJD

Election strategist Prashant Kishor will likely join the JD(U) at a meeting in Patna on Sunday.

Bihar to water down stringent prohibition law; quantum, scope of punishment may be relaxed under new amendment
India

Bihar to water down stringent prohibition law; quantum, scope of punishment may be relaxed under new amendment

The Bihar Cabinet has approved amendments to the state's stringent prohibition law, proposing a reduction in the quantum of sentence for those held guilty of violating the law.

CRPF jawan in Bihar awarded life term for killing two senior officers after he was denied leave
India

CRPF jawan in Bihar awarded life term for killing two senior officers after he was denied leave

A court has sentenced a CRPF jawan to life imprisonment for killing two of his senior officers after he was denied leave in 2010.