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Bihar Cabinet gives nod to free COVID-19 vaccination, other poll promises in Nitish Kumar's 'seven resolves-2'
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Bihar Cabinet gives nod to free COVID-19 vaccination, other poll promises in Nitish Kumar's 'seven resolves-2'

Free coronavirus vaccine in the state was also promised by the BJP in its manifesto for the recent Assembly elections which was released by Union finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman

Tejashwi Yadav faces corruption charges, must not become leader of Opposition, says JD(U)
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Tejashwi Yadav faces corruption charges, must not become leader of Opposition, says JD(U)

The JD(U)'s demand came two days after party leader Mewa Lal Chaudhary resigned as Bihar's education minister over a corruption taint

Congress' Tariq Anwar says delay in finalising seat-sharing for Bihar polls affected Grand Alliance's tally
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Congress' Tariq Anwar says delay in finalising seat-sharing for Bihar polls affected Grand Alliance's tally

Anwar, Congress general secretary and a veteran leader from Bihar, said the results were "definitely below" the party's expectations and it was a setback to bag only 19 seats

Bihar election: You got it wrong, Nitish Kumar tells journalists about 'last poll' remark
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Bihar election: You got it wrong, Nitish Kumar tells journalists about 'last poll' remark

Addressing a rally in the Purnia district last week, Nitish had said that the 2020 polls would be his "last election". However, on Thursday he said that he had meant the "last rally" of the election

Bihar election mandate was for change, NDA won by deceit, claims Tejashwi Yadav
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Bihar election mandate was for change, NDA won by deceit, claims Tejashwi Yadav

The RJD leader said that the Mahagathbandhan will point out "discrepancies" to the Election Commission, and would explore legal remedies if the polling body did not satisfactorily address its concerns

Bihar poll result analysis: Vote share dips for most, but BJP's margins rise; fewer women MLAs win despite high female turnout
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Bihar poll result analysis: Vote share dips for most, but BJP's margins rise; fewer women MLAs win despite high female turnout

The difference between the average vote share of first-time candidates and candidates who have contested in Bihar elections before , is highest for the Congress, potentially indicating that the party's performance varies highly based on the candidate

Bihar election result 2020: Nitish's blinkered view and Tejashwi's 'development' pitch likely to give Mahagathbandhan the edge
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Bihar election result 2020: Nitish's blinkered view and Tejashwi's 'development' pitch likely to give Mahagathbandhan the edge

Mahagathbandhan secured an edge with the progressive agenda made through the careful consideration on emerging socio-economic priorities, this helped in the consolidation of constituents, like RJD, Congress and Left Parties.

Bihar Assembly Election 2020 Voting Updates: 876 cases of MCC violations, Rs 66.84 cr seized during entire election, says EC
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Bihar Assembly Election 2020 Voting Updates: 876 cases of MCC violations, Rs 66.84 cr seized during entire election, says EC

Bihar Assembly Election 2020 Voting Updates: Deputy Election Commissioner in-charge Chandra Bhushan Kumar said that there were 156 cases of violation fo COVID rules while 52,000 voters over 80 years and persons with disabilities voted using postal ballots.

Bihar Election 2020: 56.59% polling recorded till 6 pm; brother of jailed Bittu Singh killed by assailants in Purnia
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Bihar Election 2020: 56.59% polling recorded till 6 pm; brother of jailed Bittu Singh killed by assailants in Purnia

Meanwhile, Neeraj Kumar Jha, an independent candidate from Benipatti constituency, succumbed to COVID-19 today as the seat in Madhubani area continues to vote in the third and final phase of Assembly election

Bihar Election 2020 Voting Phase 3: Don't have a Voter’s ID card? Here's list of alternate documents you can use
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Bihar Election 2020 Voting Phase 3: Don't have a Voter’s ID card? Here's list of alternate documents you can use

To cast your vote in the 2020 Bihar Assembly Election, carrying your voter identification card is mandatory. The best document that can be carried is Electors Photo Identity Card

Bihar Election 2020 Voting Phase 3: Search for your voter ID by name, EPIC number in online voters' list on nvsp.in
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Bihar Election 2020 Voting Phase 3: Search for your voter ID by name, EPIC number in online voters' list on nvsp.in

Visit the National Voters' Service portal on www.nvsp.in to check whether your name is there on the electoral list

Bihar Election 2020 Voting Phase 3: Don't have photo voter slip yet? Here's how you can download it from nvsp.in
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Bihar Election 2020 Voting Phase 3: Don't have photo voter slip yet? Here's how you can download it from nvsp.in

After checking your name in the electoral roll, you can download your voter slip or ID. Every voter is required to carry voter slip along with their voter identification card

Bihar Election Phase 3 today: Voting for 78 seats begin; a look at key candidates, parties and important protocols
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Bihar Election Phase 3 today: Voting for 78 seats begin; a look at key candidates, parties and important protocols

The final phas is likely to be a real test for the ruling alliance of the NDA, the Grand Alliance as well as the six-party Grand Democratic Secular Front

Bihar Assembly Election 2020 Voting Updates: Elections peaceful, 53.51% voter turnout recorded, confirms EC
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Bihar Assembly Election 2020 Voting Updates: Elections peaceful, 53.51% voter turnout recorded, confirms EC

Bihar Assembly Election 2020 Voting Updates: Deputy Election Commissioner Chandra Kumar Bhushan said polling had now been done at 165 out of 243 constituencies and the seizures till Tuesday morning amounted to Rs. 65.22 crores

Bihar Assembly Election: 54% votes polled in crucial second phase; highest polling in Muzaffarpur, lowest in Patna
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Bihar Assembly Election: 54% votes polled in crucial second phase; highest polling in Muzaffarpur, lowest in Patna

Among the 17 districts where these 94 seats are located, the highest poll percentage of 59.98 has been recorded in Muzaffarpur, followed by Begusarai at 58.82 percent and then Sitamarhi at 57.40 percent

Narendra Modi mocks Rahul Gandhi, Tejashwi Yadav as 'double yuvraaj', says Bihar has rejected them
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Narendra Modi mocks Rahul Gandhi, Tejashwi Yadav as 'double yuvraaj', says Bihar has rejected them

The prime minister while addressing a rally on Tuesday said that under Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, Bihar left behind the darkness of 'insecurity and anarchy' of the RJD rule

Bihar Election Phase 2 today: Voting begins in 94 seats; here are key candidates, important protocols
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Bihar Election Phase 2 today: Voting begins in 94 seats; here are key candidates, important protocols

Of the 1,463 candidates in the fray on the 94 seats, nearly 10 percent (146) are women. Among the 2.85 crore voters, women voters account for 1.35 crore

Bihar's women win against alcohol but lose to illicit liquor, drug abuse
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Bihar's women win against alcohol but lose to illicit liquor, drug abuse

Prohibition in Bihar changed the lives of the state’s women in many ways — bettering some lives but creating new problems for others

EC observers say no repolling needed in 71 seats that went to polls in phase one of Bihar Assembly election
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EC observers say no repolling needed in 71 seats that went to polls in phase one of Bihar Assembly election

EC's general observers conducted post-poll scrutiny of all the 71 seats in the presence of candidates/political parties and concluded that the polling process was completed on poll day peacefully

Bihar Assembly Election: EVM glitches delay polling in several booths; low turnout in phase one
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Bihar Assembly Election: EVM glitches delay polling in several booths; low turnout in phase one

In some places, voters waited in queues for over an hour and some even returned home without casting votes as technical snags affected the functioning of over 75 EVMs or VVPATs in Munger, Arwal, Gaya, and Nawada districts, reports said