Bihar Political-crisis

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If Nitish Kumar were to become PM, numbers won't be a problem, says JDU's Upendra Kushwaha
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If Nitish Kumar were to become PM, numbers won't be a problem, says JDU's Upendra Kushwaha

The former Union minister, however, hastened to add that the party is not making a claim to the prime minister's post at present

Bihar political crisis: 'Pained' JD(U) leader Sharad Yadav to tour state to seek way out of 'darkness'
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Bihar political crisis: 'Pained' JD(U) leader Sharad Yadav to tour state to seek way out of 'darkness'

Veteran JD(U) leader Sharad Yadav, who is "pained" by Nitish Kumar's decision to ally with the BJP, will tour Bihar for three days next week to seek a "way out of darkness".

Narendra Modi-Nitish Kumar bonhomie will thrill moneybags, but decimated Opposition bad for democracy
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Narendra Modi-Nitish Kumar bonhomie will thrill moneybags, but decimated Opposition bad for democracy

Unless Nitish plans to return to the Opposition, the 2019 Lok Sabha election will be a walkover for the saffron team and Rahul Gandhi is incapable of cutting short Narendra Modi's victory march.

In Bihar, Nitish Kumar lags behind BJP, RJD in electoral appeal; Only 17 of 100 Biharis support JD(U)
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In Bihar, Nitish Kumar lags behind BJP, RJD in electoral appeal; Only 17 of 100 Biharis support JD(U)

Nitish Kumar’s party has only been above the Congress in electoral popularity, while the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has been the state’s most popular party.

Lalu Prasad Yadav likely to face tough days ahead as Nitish Kumar quits Mahagathbandhan
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Lalu Prasad Yadav likely to face tough days ahead as Nitish Kumar quits Mahagathbandhan

Lalu Prasad will now not get political protection or even words of support from the Bihar government.

Bihar political crisis: JD(U) leader Sharad Yadav 'upset' with Nitish Kumar's decision to join BJP
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Bihar political crisis: JD(U) leader Sharad Yadav 'upset' with Nitish Kumar's decision to join BJP

Senior JD(U) leader Sharad Yadav is upset with Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for aligning with the BJP to form a new government in Bihar.

Nitish Kumar sworn-in as CM: How events unfolded over the course of manic Thursday in Bihar
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Nitish Kumar sworn-in as CM: How events unfolded over the course of manic Thursday in Bihar

Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar was sworn in as the chief minister of Bihar on Thursday, less than 24 hours after he stepped down from the post

Congress says Nitish Kumar joining hands with BJP is 'rank opportunism', 'treachery with people's mandate'
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Congress says Nitish Kumar joining hands with BJP is 'rank opportunism', 'treachery with people's mandate'

Congress chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala said that Kumar had pledged never to join hands with the BJP and alleged that his mask of "big talks and self professed honesty" stands exposed.

Lalu Prasad may approach SC over Nitish's swearing-in, says apex court guidelines being violated in Bihar
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Lalu Prasad may approach SC over Nitish's swearing-in, says apex court guidelines being violated in Bihar

RJD chief Lalu Prasad said his party was consulting legal experts and may approach the Supreme Court as the verdict in the SR Bommai case has not been followed while inviting Nitish Kumar to form government in Bihar.

Bihar political crisis: Tejashwi Yadav calls Nitish Kumar opportunist for breaking ties with RJD
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Bihar political crisis: Tejashwi Yadav calls Nitish Kumar opportunist for breaking ties with RJD

Former Deputy Chief Minister Tejashwi Yadav on Thursday said Nitish Kumar was an "opportunist" after the JD(U) chief broke ties with the RJD and allied with the BJP to form a new government in Bihar.

Bihar political crisis: Nitish Kumar says decision to part with RJD taken in interest of state
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Bihar political crisis: Nitish Kumar says decision to part with RJD taken in interest of state

The decision to part ways with the RJD and join hands with the BJP was taken in the interest of Bihar and will ensure development and justice for the state, Nitish Kumar on Thursday said after being sworn in as the chief minister.

Nitish Kumar resigns as Bihar CM highlights: JD (U) chief to take oath of office tomorrow at 5 pm
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Nitish Kumar resigns as Bihar CM highlights: JD (U) chief to take oath of office tomorrow at 5 pm

Nitish Kumar is on his way to meet Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi in Patna on Wednesday, media reports said. This comes just after Nitish Kumar held a closed-door meeting with Rashtriya Janata Dal chief Lalu Prasad Yadav at his residence in Patna on Wednesday.

Nitish Kumar to form government in alliance with BJP after ditching RJD, Congress
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Nitish Kumar to form government in alliance with BJP after ditching RJD, Congress

In dramatic developments in Bihar, Nitish Kumar on Wednesday resigned as chief minister dumping the RJD and Congress to stitch a new alliance with BJP, which quickly announced support to a new government under him and said it will join it too.

Nitish does a Modi, talks development as he prepares to take oath as Bihar CM
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Nitish does a Modi, talks development as he prepares to take oath as Bihar CM

As Nitish Kumar is set to take oath as the Bihar CM, he wrote that he will readily work to transform "the poorest state in India" to a developed state.

Nitish Kumar to take oath as Bihar Chief Minister at 5 pm today
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Nitish Kumar to take oath as Bihar Chief Minister at 5 pm today

Nitish Kumar will take oath as chief minister of Bihar on Sunday, ending weeks of political uncertainty in the state.

Bihar: All-party meet unable to decide on JD(U)'s demand for Opposition status
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Bihar: All-party meet unable to decide on JD(U)'s demand for Opposition status

The all-party meet was unable to decide whether JD(U) or BJP would sit in the opposition gallery during Bihar confidence vote on 20 February.

Shiv Sena has spoken the truth about things going on in Bihar: Nitish
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Shiv Sena has spoken the truth about things going on in Bihar: Nitish

Nitish Kumar hailed the Shiv Sena for speaking the "truth" on BJP's role in Bihar's present political situation.

Nitish camp trying to scare MLAs by spreading false rumours about President's Rule: Manjhi
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Nitish camp trying to scare MLAs by spreading false rumours about President's Rule: Manjhi

Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Monday alleged that Nitish Kumar's camp was trying to "frighten MLAs".

Bihar political crisis: Nitish accuses BJP of secretly helping Manjhi
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Bihar political crisis: Nitish accuses BJP of secretly helping Manjhi

Nitish Kumar accused BJP of "clandestinely" helping Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi to trigger chaos in Bihar.