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With 60% polling in phase 3, voters seal fate of Sharad Yadav in Madhepura, Mukesh Sahni in Khagaria; Supaul, Araria to reveal depth of grand alliance
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With 60% polling in phase 3, voters seal fate of Sharad Yadav in Madhepura, Mukesh Sahni in Khagaria; Supaul, Araria to reveal depth of grand alliance

The phase 3 polls in Bihar sealed fate of senior leader Sharad Yadav who is facing a tough challenge from Pappu Yadav in Madhepura and Mukesh Sahni who is his trying his luck for entry to Lok Sabha from Khagaria, among others

Upset with Bihar seat-sharing formula, rebel RJD, Congress leaders rise against mahagathbandhan in Madhubani
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Upset with Bihar seat-sharing formula, rebel RJD, Congress leaders rise against mahagathbandhan in Madhubani

Madhubani has emerged as a battleground of Bihar mahagathbandhan leaders with rebel RJD, Congress leaders deciding to contest as Independent candidates from the Lok Sabha constituency

Forced to choose between communalists and criminals as their netas, Bihar voters get played by cunning secularists
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Forced to choose between communalists and criminals as their netas, Bihar voters get played by cunning secularists

The choice of Bihar Mahagathbandhan candidates for Darbhanga, Madhubani and Siwan Lok Sabha seats raises questions about the ‘secularism’ practised by non-BJP parties and the responses to it by Muslim voters

Poor attempt by Lalu to regain relevance, says Prashant Kishor after RJD chief claims Nitish sought to rejoin Mahagathbandhan
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Poor attempt by Lalu to regain relevance, says Prashant Kishor after RJD chief claims Nitish sought to rejoin Mahagathbandhan

Prashant Kishor, JD(U) vice president, on Friday hit out at Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav over his claim that Kishor acted as an 'emissary' on behalf of Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar.

Despite CPI backing Kanhaiya Kumar for Begusarai, ex-student leader's political prospects dim without grand alliance support
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Despite CPI backing Kanhaiya Kumar for Begusarai, ex-student leader's political prospects dim without grand alliance support

With RJD vetoing Kanhaiya Kumar as a grand alliance candidate from Begusarai, the former JNUSU president's political prospects have been reduced significantly in the Lok Sabha polls

Rahul Gandhi's attacks on Modi may grab eyeballs, but without meaningful alliances, Congress' revival is at risk
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Rahul Gandhi's attacks on Modi may grab eyeballs, but without meaningful alliances, Congress' revival is at risk

In the run-up to the 2019 Lok Sabha election, Congress under Rahul Gandhi seems torn between its ambition to re-emerge as a national alternative to BJP for its long-term survival and the reality of its reduced national footprint

Size of Bihar mahagathbandhan puts RJD at disadvantage in home state as allies demand large share of seats
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Size of Bihar mahagathbandhan puts RJD at disadvantage in home state as allies demand large share of seats

RJD supremo Lalu Prasad Yadav has rejected Congress' seat-sharing formula for the grand alliance, saying Congress should focus on states where it was capable of taking on BJP alone and not Bihar

SC to hear plea seeking Sharad Yadav's eviction from official bungalow in Delhi on Thursday
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SC to hear plea seeking Sharad Yadav's eviction from official bungalow in Delhi on Thursday

The Supreme Court on Thursday will hear a plea by Janata Dal (United)'s Rajya Sabha member Ram Chandra Prasad Singh that seeks to oust his erstwhile colleague Sharad Yadav from his official bungalow at Tughlaq Road in Lutyens' Delhi.

Sharad Yadav 'hurt' over end of Grand Alliance, says Nitish Kumar broke trust of 11 cr people of Bihar
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Sharad Yadav 'hurt' over end of Grand Alliance, says Nitish Kumar broke trust of 11 cr people of Bihar

Earlier, after Nitish Kumar had walked away from the Grand Alliance, Sharad had said it was a "betrayal" of the people's mandate.

Sharad Yadav to decide future strategy over new party after 17 August
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Sharad Yadav to decide future strategy over new party after 17 August

Yadav had dubbed Nitish's tie-up with the BJP as "unfortunate" and said he did not agree with his decision.

Tejashwi Yadav takes a dig at Nitish Kumar over 'tainted' new Bihar govt
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Tejashwi Yadav takes a dig at Nitish Kumar over 'tainted' new Bihar govt

Tejashwi Yadav mounted a scathing attack on Nitish Kumar for including "tainted" people in his ministry after breaking the grand alliance

Nitish Kumar says nobody can beat Modi in 2019 LS polls, slams Congress for 'not acting in time'
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Nitish Kumar says nobody can beat Modi in 2019 LS polls, slams Congress for 'not acting in time'

Having embraced the BJP after a four-year hiatus, Nitish claimed there would be "no challenge" to Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the 2019 general elections

Lalu Yadav dubs Nitish Kumar as an 'opportunist', says JD(U) leader betrayed Bihar's mandate
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Lalu Yadav dubs Nitish Kumar as an 'opportunist', says JD(U) leader betrayed Bihar's mandate

Dubbing Nitish Kumar as an "opportunist," RJD chief Lalu Prasad accused Kumar of joining hands with the BJP to ensure CBI and ED raids on RJD leaders and his family members to malign him.

Lalu says Nitish 'orchestrated' Bihar political crisis: 'When end is near, even rational men take stupid decisions'
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Lalu says Nitish 'orchestrated' Bihar political crisis: 'When end is near, even rational men take stupid decisions'

Blaming Nitish for orchestrating the entire political crisis, Lalu told the press that the Bihar chief minister was a crooked politician

Bihar political crisis is a poisoned chalice for Nitish as BJP readies ammo ahead of Bihar Assembly session
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Bihar political crisis is a poisoned chalice for Nitish as BJP readies ammo ahead of Bihar Assembly session

Nitish had met Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhiwith the hope that Congess would persuade Lalu and Tejashwi, and save him the blushes

Bihar crisis almost over, grand alliance is on track: Shivanand Tiwari
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Bihar crisis almost over, grand alliance is on track: Shivanand Tiwari

The crisis in Bihar's ruling grand alliance is likely to end on Wednesday, a day after deputy chief minister Tejashwi Yadav met Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and clarified his position on the CBI case against him.

Nitish Kumar almost asks for Tejashwi's resignation; Bihar CM gives ally Lalu Prasad 4-day deadline
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Nitish Kumar almost asks for Tejashwi's resignation; Bihar CM gives ally Lalu Prasad 4-day deadline

Though Nitish did not speak to media after the meeting, his reference to "political sacrifice" was being seen as a message to the alliance partner

JD(U)-RJD alliance in Bihar: Won't compromise on Nitish's anti-corruption ideals to save govt, says Sanjay Jha
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JD(U)-RJD alliance in Bihar: Won't compromise on Nitish's anti-corruption ideals to save govt, says Sanjay Jha

On one hand, Nitish has been trying to rebuild Brand Bihar with an emphasis on corruption-free politics and on the other hand, JD(U) ally Lalu Prasad Yadav has been named in a corruption case

Another jolt to Bihar grand alliance? Nitish Kumar likely to skip Opposition meet on vice presidential candidate
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Another jolt to Bihar grand alliance? Nitish Kumar likely to skip Opposition meet on vice presidential candidate

Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar has worked out the perfect alibi to excuse himself from the meeting on account of JD(U) legislators' meeting that he is scheduled to chair in Patna on Tuesday

Bihar Mahagathbandhan: Nitish Kumar, Lalu Prasad Yadav tell colleagues to restrain comments as Left brokers truce
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Bihar Mahagathbandhan: Nitish Kumar, Lalu Prasad Yadav tell colleagues to restrain comments as Left brokers truce

The Left parties have brokered a truce among the warring Bihar "Mahagathbandhan" partners following days of squabble triggered by Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's decision to support NDA presidential nominee Ram Nath Kovind