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INLD rally: Need of hour is one front of all opposition parties including Congress & Left, says Bihar CM Nitish Kumar
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INLD rally: Need of hour is one front of all opposition parties including Congress & Left, says Bihar CM Nitish Kumar

If all non-BJP parties unite, then they can get rid of those who are working to destroy the country, Kumar said at a mega rally organised by the Indian National Lok Dal in Fatehabad to mark former deputy prime minister Devi Lal's birth anniversary

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar calls for opposition unity; JD(U) alleges 'undeclared emergency' in country
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Bihar CM Nitish Kumar calls for opposition unity; JD(U) alleges 'undeclared emergency' in country

'If all opposition parties fight unitedly, the BJP tally will be confined to 50 seats,' the JD(U) leader told in a meeting of party's state executive of Bihar before its national executive meeting

Eighth wonder: Nitish Kumar takes charge of new Bihar government
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Eighth wonder: Nitish Kumar takes charge of new Bihar government

Nitish Kumar returned to the role of chief minister on Wednesday, only this time his party formed an alliance with Rashtriya Janata Dal. His dissatisfaction with the BJP prompted him to break the alliance and revive the Mahaghatbandhan

Youth who attacked Nitish Kumar found 'mentally disturbed'; no action to be initiated
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Youth who attacked Nitish Kumar found 'mentally disturbed'; no action to be initiated

Earlier in a video that went viral on the internet, the youth was seen approaching Kumar and trying to hit him from behind during a programme in Bakhtiarpur, Patna

Bihar hooch tragedy: About 40 dead in several districts since Diwali
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Bihar hooch tragedy: About 40 dead in several districts since Diwali

The latest deaths have been recorded in Samastipur district. Earlier, at least 33 people died in Gopalganj and West Champaran districts upon consuming spurious liquor.

RCP Singh, close confidant of Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar, chosen as new JD(U) president
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RCP Singh, close confidant of Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar, chosen as new JD(U) president

The chief minister, who was re-elected as the JD(U) president in 2019 for three years, relinquished the post in favour of Singh. The bureaucrat-turned-politician is the party's leader in the Rajya Sabha

Congress lashes out at Bihar govt over Munger firing incident, compares Nitish Kumar with General Dyer,
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Congress lashes out at Bihar govt over Munger firing incident, compares Nitish Kumar with General Dyer,

Congress spokesperson Abhishek Singhvi said that unlike General Dyer who was a foreigner and represented a colonial power, the Munger firing shows cruelty "against our own people by our own people"

Bihar polls: JD(U) releases manifesto, lashes out at Grand Alliance over 'lofty' promises
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Bihar polls: JD(U) releases manifesto, lashes out at Grand Alliance over 'lofty' promises

The Nitish Kumar-led party sought to know where the additional Rs five crore required to fulfill the RJD's promise of approving 10 lakh jobs would come from

BJP- JD(U) alliance 'superhit' like Tendulkar-Sehwag pair, says Rajnath Singh at Bihar rally
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BJP- JD(U) alliance 'superhit' like Tendulkar-Sehwag pair, says Rajnath Singh at Bihar rally

Singh also slammed the Opposition RJD, saying that people can see the difference between the good governance of the Nitish Kumar-led alliance government and the "misrule" during the RJD's 15-year tenure

Bihar needs leadership of both Narendra Modi and Nitish Kumar, says JP Nadda at Gaya rally
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Bihar needs leadership of both Narendra Modi and Nitish Kumar, says JP Nadda at Gaya rally

Targeting the RJD, the BJP president said those who rose to power drawing upon the legacy of Jayaprakash Narayan have ended up joining hands with the very Congress party he opposed

JD(U) in seat-sharing talks with BJP over Delhi polls, says party leader Sanjay Jha; Congress claims Nitish will be dumped 'ruthlessly'
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JD(U) in seat-sharing talks with BJP over Delhi polls, says party leader Sanjay Jha; Congress claims Nitish will be dumped 'ruthlessly'

The Janata Dal (United) headed by Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar is exploring a tie-up with the BJP for the upcoming assembly polls in Delhi, a senior leader said here on Wednesday

Narendra Modi's latest comments on NRC a 'pause, not a full stop', says JD(U) vice-president Prashant Kishor
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Narendra Modi's latest comments on NRC a 'pause, not a full stop', says JD(U) vice-president Prashant Kishor

JD(U) vice-president Prashant Kishor, an outspoken critic of the amended Citizenship Amendment Act and the proposed implementation of nation-wide National Register of Citizens (NRC) called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's rhetoric of 'Abhi toh NRC ki koi charcha hi nahi hui hai', as a 'pause and not a full stop'

Prashant Kishor's tweets on Citizenship Bill call attention to Nitish Kumar's U-turn on issue, symptomatic of turmoil roiling JD(U)
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Prashant Kishor's tweets on Citizenship Bill call attention to Nitish Kumar's U-turn on issue, symptomatic of turmoil roiling JD(U)

The series of tweets on Citizenship (Amendment) Bill fired off by JD(U) vice president Prashant Kishor is symptomatic of the turmoil roiling the key NDA ally.

With eye on Assembly polls in Delhi next year, Nitish Kumar bats for full statehood to national capital, prohibition
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With eye on Assembly polls in Delhi next year, Nitish Kumar bats for full statehood to national capital, prohibition

Nitish Kumar's party. JD(U) is eyeing migrant voters from Poorvanchal and Bihar to make an impact in Delhi, where the ruling AAP, BJP and the Congress are key contenders

Former Bihar chief minister Jagannath Mishra passes away; Nitish Kumar announces three-day state mourning
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Former Bihar chief minister Jagannath Mishra passes away; Nitish Kumar announces three-day state mourning

Former Bihar chief minister Jagannath Mishra passed away on Monday morning in New Delhi at the age of 82 after a prolonged illness.

Not scared of being arrested, says Bihar MLA Anant Kumar Singh after recovery of AK-47s from home; claims he'll surrender in 3-4 days
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Not scared of being arrested, says Bihar MLA Anant Kumar Singh after recovery of AK-47s from home; claims he'll surrender in 3-4 days

Independent MLA Anant Kumar Singh, who is facing heat after recovery of prohibited weapons from his residence, has denied being afraid of arrest stating that he would be surrendering in the next few days.

Ramchandra Paswan passes away: Narendra Modi pays tribute to Samastipur MP, says he worked tirelessly for poor
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Ramchandra Paswan passes away: Narendra Modi pays tribute to Samastipur MP, says he worked tirelessly for poor

Prime Minister Narendra Modi condoled the death of LJP leader Ramchandra Paswan and said the Samastipur MP worked tirelessly for the poor and the downtrodden

Socialism will return, a new generation will take it forward: Nitish Kumar
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Socialism will return, a new generation will take it forward: Nitish Kumar

Nitish Kumar says socialism has been let down by those who swore by it but the ideology remains relevant and will never wither away

Lok Sabha Election 2019 Updates: Modi, Mamata in Bengal tomorrow; Amit Shah eyes over 30 seats for NDA in TN
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Lok Sabha Election 2019 Updates: Modi, Mamata in Bengal tomorrow; Amit Shah eyes over 30 seats for NDA in TN

Lok Sabha Election 2019 LIVE Updates: The battle of Bengal is all set to heat up with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Trinamool Congress president Mamata Banerjee kickstarting their campaign on Wednesday in the state that sends third largest number of Lok Sabha members to Parliament.

'Enough is enough': SC transfers Bihar's Muzaffarpur shelter home rape case to Delhi; a look at key cases moved for efficiency
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'Enough is enough': SC transfers Bihar's Muzaffarpur shelter home rape case to Delhi; a look at key cases moved for efficiency

The Supreme Court on Thursday ordered that the Muzaffarpur shelter home sexual assault case be transferred from Bihar to a New Delhi court which would conclude the trial within six months, saying "enough is enough" over the delay in progress in the case.