Bihar Assembly-election

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Shooter Shreyasi Singh joins BJP, likely to contest Bihar Assembly elections
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Shooter Shreyasi Singh joins BJP, likely to contest Bihar Assembly elections

Shreyasi's father Digvijay Singh was a seasoned socialist leader from Bihar. Following his death, her mother Putul Singh represented Banka in the Lok Sabha.

Bihar polls: Tejashwi Yadav to lead Grand Alliance; RJD to contest from 144 seats, Congress on 70 seats
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Bihar polls: Tejashwi Yadav to lead Grand Alliance; RJD to contest from 144 seats, Congress on 70 seats

A total of 29 seats have been allocated to three Left parties — CPI-ML (19), CPI (6), CPM (4) — to contest in the upcoming polls

Bihar Assembly polls: Another blow to Upendra Kushwaha's RLSP as key aide Madhaw Anand quits over tie-up with BSP
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Bihar Assembly polls: Another blow to Upendra Kushwaha's RLSP as key aide Madhaw Anand quits over tie-up with BSP

Anand's exit comes two days after RLSP's state president Bhudev Chaudhary, one of the party's founding members, joined the RJD

Bihar Assembly election: RJD promises 10 lakh permanent government jobs if voted to power
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Bihar Assembly election: RJD promises 10 lakh permanent government jobs if voted to power

Tejashwi Yadav also took a dig at BJP saying that RJD "is not like those who achieve power with a promise of two crore jobs every year and leave Bihar bankrupt after 15 years of rule"

Gupteshwar Pandey joins JD(U) ahead of Bihar polls; ex-DGP defended Nitish, slammed Rhea in Sushant Singh Rajput case
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Gupteshwar Pandey joins JD(U) ahead of Bihar polls; ex-DGP defended Nitish, slammed Rhea in Sushant Singh Rajput case

Speculation is rife that Pandey might be offered a ticket to contest the Assembly polls from a seat in his native Buxar district

RJD leaders Tejashwi, Tej Pratap Yadav booked for violating COVID-19 rules during protest against farm bills in Bihar
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RJD leaders Tejashwi, Tej Pratap Yadav booked for violating COVID-19 rules during protest against farm bills in Bihar

They were booked on Friday with 150 others, and an FIR was lodged at the Kotwali police station on the basis of a complaint by the magistrate appointed to oversee the situation

Ex-Bihar DGP Gupteshwar Pandey meets Nitish Kumar, fuels speculation of joining JD(U) ahead of Assembly polls
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Ex-Bihar DGP Gupteshwar Pandey meets Nitish Kumar, fuels speculation of joining JD(U) ahead of Assembly polls

Pandey, who stepped down as the state police chief less than a week ago, however, insisted that he visited state headquarters of the JD(U) to "thank" Nitish for the trust reposed in him

Bihar Assembly election: Nitish Kumar welcomes poll schedule, unveils second part of '7 resolves' initiative
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Bihar Assembly election: Nitish Kumar welcomes poll schedule, unveils second part of '7 resolves' initiative

The 'seven resolves' initiative, launched by the state govt for its 2015-20 term, comprised seven schemes to ensure basic necessities to every household

India's COVID-19 tally crosses 58 lakh with 86,052 cases; EC announces Bihar poll dates, Manish Sisodia given plasma therapy
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India's COVID-19 tally crosses 58 lakh with 86,052 cases; EC announces Bihar poll dates, Manish Sisodia given plasma therapy

The number of new COVID-19 infections in a span of 24 hours remained below the 90,00-mark for the fifth consecutive day on Friday, the ministry said

BJP won't include Kangana Ranaut as star campaigner for Bihar Assembly polls, says Devendra Fadnavis
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BJP won't include Kangana Ranaut as star campaigner for Bihar Assembly polls, says Devendra Fadnavis

The BJP leader, dismissing speculation that Ranaut might campaign for the ruling NDA, said Narendra Modi is the "only campaigner the coalition needs"

Narendra Modi to dedicate three petroleum projects in poll-bound Bihar to nation today
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Narendra Modi to dedicate three petroleum projects in poll-bound Bihar to nation today

The prime minister will inaugurate the Durgapur-Banka section of the Paradip-Haldia-Durgapur pipeline project and two LPG bottling plants

Bihar Assembly election: Hemant Soren meets Lalu Prasad Yadav, says JMM and RJD will fight polls together
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Bihar Assembly election: Hemant Soren meets Lalu Prasad Yadav, says JMM and RJD will fight polls together

RJD has already formed a mahagathbandhan (grand alliance) in Bihar with Congress, Upendra Kushwaha's RLSP and Mukesh Sahni's VIP

JP Nadda, top BJP leaders meet Nitish Kumar to discuss seat-sharing formula for Bihar Assembly polls
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JP Nadda, top BJP leaders meet Nitish Kumar to discuss seat-sharing formula for Bihar Assembly polls

The meeting comes amid uncertainty over Kumar's alliance with the Lok Janshakti Party and if the party will fight the Bihar polls with the JD(U)-BJP combine

Raghuvansh Prasad Singh writes to Nitish Kumar after quitting RJD, recommends amendments to NREGA in Bihar
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Raghuvansh Prasad Singh writes to Nitish Kumar after quitting RJD, recommends amendments to NREGA in Bihar

The Janata Dal (United) led by Nitish welcomed Singh's decision to quit the RJD and said it will welcome him if he wants to join the party (edited)

Raghuvansh Prasad Singh resigns from RJD, Lalu Prasad Yadav tells him to 'get well soon'
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Raghuvansh Prasad Singh resigns from RJD, Lalu Prasad Yadav tells him to 'get well soon'

Singh, who quit as the party's national vice-president in June, was reportedly unhappy over the proposed induction of alleged mafia don and rival Rama Singh into the RJD

Bihar Assembly election 2020: Ex-Union minister Raghuvansh Prasad Singh quits RJD
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Bihar Assembly election 2020: Ex-Union minister Raghuvansh Prasad Singh quits RJD

Singh, who held several portfolios in the Manmohan Singh govt, was unhappy over proposed induction of former LJP MP Rama Singh, reports noted

Narendra Modi launches Rs 20,050-crore scheme for fisheries sector ahead of Bihar Assembly polls
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Narendra Modi launches Rs 20,050-crore scheme for fisheries sector ahead of Bihar Assembly polls

The prime minister also launched several other initiatives in the fisheries and animal husbandry sectors in Bihar, which is heading for the Assembly polls in October-November

EC to conduct 65 bypolls along with Bihar election; 27 seats vacated by Scindia loyalists in MP included
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EC to conduct 65 bypolls along with Bihar election; 27 seats vacated by Scindia loyalists in MP included

The bypolls will include 27 seats in the Madhya Pradesh Assembly, which fell vacant after former Congress leader Jyotiraditya Scindia and MLAs supporting him quit their posts in March this year

Bihar Assembly polls 2020: Nitish Kumar launches JD(U)'s digital platform, to hold virtual rally on 6 Sept
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Bihar Assembly polls 2020: Nitish Kumar launches JD(U)'s digital platform, to hold virtual rally on 6 Sept

Due to the rising COVID-19 cases in Bihar, the JD(U) is bracing to use technology in the Assembly election which is likely to be held in October-November

Bihar Assembly elections: EC finalises guidelines for holding polls during COVID-19, may allow virtual, physical campaigns in state
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Bihar Assembly elections: EC finalises guidelines for holding polls during COVID-19, may allow virtual, physical campaigns in state

According to sources, the poll panel may leave it to the local authorities to decide the number of people who can participate in rallies after keeping in mind the size of the venue and social distancing norms