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Srijan scam: Defamation case filed against Lalu Prasad, Tejaswi Yadav for accusing trader of involvement in racket
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Srijan scam: Defamation case filed against Lalu Prasad, Tejaswi Yadav for accusing trader of involvement in racket

A gems and jewellery trader on Tuesday filed a defamation case against RJD president Lalu Prasad and his son Tejaswi Prasad Yadav for making "wild" allegations against him in the multi-crore rupees Srijan scam.

Srijan NGO scam: Tejashwi Yadav demands Nitish Kumar, Sushil Modi's resignation over multi-crore fraud
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Srijan NGO scam: Tejashwi Yadav demands Nitish Kumar, Sushil Modi's resignation over multi-crore fraud

Tejashwi Prasad Yadav demanded the resignation of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and his deputy Sushil Kumar Modi in connection with an alleged scam, involving an NGO.

Nitish Kumar to seek Rs 2.75 lakh crore from Centre for Bihar's development
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Nitish Kumar to seek Rs 2.75 lakh crore from Centre for Bihar's development

Back with the NDA, Nitish Kumar will seek a special package of a whopping Rs 2.75 lakh crore from the Centre for the state's development, JD(U) spokesman K C Tyagi said on Wednesday.

After Ram Vilas Paswan, Nitish Kumar returns to NDA; move underscores changing political canvas in India
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After Ram Vilas Paswan, Nitish Kumar returns to NDA; move underscores changing political canvas in India

The fact that Nitish Kumar and Ram Vilas Paswan, the two stalwarts of secularism and strident critics of Narendra Modi are part of NDA shows that India’s political canvas has changed unrecognisably

Watch: Tejashwi Yadav accuses Nitish Kumar in Bihar Assembly of using him as a pawn to join BJP
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Watch: Tejashwi Yadav accuses Nitish Kumar in Bihar Assembly of using him as a pawn to join BJP

RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav accused Chief Minister Nitish Kumar of using him as a pawn to go over to the BJP.

Watch: Nitish Kumar wins floor test 131-108 in Bihar Assembly, says 'won't tolerate corruption'
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Watch: Nitish Kumar wins floor test 131-108 in Bihar Assembly, says 'won't tolerate corruption'

The Nitish Kumar government on Friday won the crucial floor test in the Bihar Assembly, securing 131 votes against the opposition's 108.

Nitish Kumar joins hands with BJP: Bihar Assembly to have a special session tomorrow to seek trust vote
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Nitish Kumar joins hands with BJP: Bihar Assembly to have a special session tomorrow to seek trust vote

Bihar assembly will have a day-long special session from 11 am on Friday to facilitate the new JD(U)-NDA government of Nitish Kumar to seek a trust vote, Speaker Vijay Kumar Chaudhary said

RJD will not allow Monsoon Session of Bihar Assembly unless Nitish Kumar, Sushil Kumar Modi resign
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RJD will not allow Monsoon Session of Bihar Assembly unless Nitish Kumar, Sushil Kumar Modi resign

RJD on Thursday threatened it will not allow the monsoon session of the Bihar Assembly to be run unless new Nitish Kumar and Sushil Kumar Modi resign

NDA government to seek trust vote in state Assembly on Friday
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NDA government to seek trust vote in state Assembly on Friday

NDA government in Bihar will seek trust vote in the state assembly on Friday

After Assam, Bihar Assembly ratifies GST Bill
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After Assam, Bihar Assembly ratifies GST Bill

The Bihar assembly on Tuesday ratified the GST Constitution Amendment Bill which found support from the ruling coalition of JD-U, RJD and Congress as well as the BJP-led opposition.

Sharad Yadav and RCP Singh named JD(U)'s Rajya Sabha candidates
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Sharad Yadav and RCP Singh named JD(U)'s Rajya Sabha candidates

A gazette notification was issued on 24 May to elect five Rajya Sabha MPs from Bihar and seven Legislative Council members.

Partial ban on liquor imposed in Bihar: It's a historic day, says CM Nitish Kumar
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Partial ban on liquor imposed in Bihar: It's a historic day, says CM Nitish Kumar

A Bill providing for upto capital punishment to those manufacturing or trading illicit liquor in the event of hooch tragedy was unanimously passed by both Bihar legislature which also adopted a resolution unanimously that its members will not consume liquor.

Uproar in Bihar assembly after RJD minister meets Shahabuddin in jail
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Uproar in Bihar assembly after RJD minister meets Shahabuddin in jail

Pandemonium prevailed in the two Houses of Bihar legislature on Wednesday over Gafoor's visit to Siwan jail to meet jailed RJD strongman Shahabuddin

Miffed over rescheduled Bihar assembly session, opposition to boycott proceedings
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Miffed over rescheduled Bihar assembly session, opposition to boycott proceedings

The opposition BJP and its NDA allies will boycott the sitting of Bihar Assembly tomorrow, a holiday, saying that it has been preponed so that Chief Minister Nitish Kumar can listen to the Union Budget presentation on Monday.

NDA lashes out at Nitish govt in Bihar Assembly over law and order situation in the state
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NDA lashes out at Nitish govt in Bihar Assembly over law and order situation in the state

Opposition BJP and its allies on Friday created ruckus in the Bihar Assembly over the alleged soaring crime graph in the state.

JD(U) leader Vijay Chaudhary elected as new Speaker of Bihar Assembly
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JD(U) leader Vijay Chaudhary elected as new Speaker of Bihar Assembly

Vijay Chaudhary, senior JD(U) legislator and a close confidante of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, was unanimously elected as the Speaker of Bihar Assembly.

Bihar assembly adjourns after death of newly elected member, Basant Kumar
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Bihar assembly adjourns after death of newly elected member, Basant Kumar

The Bihar assembly was adjourned on Monday, following the death of a newly elected member, Basant Kumar.

Bihar exit polls: NDA to get 155 seats, Grand Alliance 83 seats, predicts Today's Chanakya
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Bihar exit polls: NDA to get 155 seats, Grand Alliance 83 seats, predicts Today's Chanakya

Today's Chanakya, a public opinion polling company, on Thursday predicted that the BJP-led alliance will win 155 seats in the Bihar assembly, while the Grand Alliance will win 83.

Bihar elections: Voting begins for 50 seats in crucial third phase
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Bihar elections: Voting begins for 50 seats in crucial third phase

Voting began for 50 seats in the high-stake third phase of the five-phase Assembly polls, which has RJD president Lalu Prasad Yadav's two sons as candidates, this morning amid tight security arrangement.