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Bihar polls: Yogi Adityanath rakes up Ram Mandir, J&K and Pakistan in rallies supporting Nitish Kumar
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Bihar polls: Yogi Adityanath rakes up Ram Mandir, J&K and Pakistan in rallies supporting Nitish Kumar

The BJP's star campaigner blazed through three Assembly segments with back-to-back rallies on the first day of his campaign in Bihar, commencing his speeches with roars of Vande Mataram and signing off with chants of Jai Shri Ram

Bihar polls: Narendra Modi to address 12 rallies from 23 Oct; Sasaram, Gaya and Bhagalpur among first stops
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Bihar polls: Narendra Modi to address 12 rallies from 23 Oct; Sasaram, Gaya and Bhagalpur among first stops

Bihar will vote for the 243-member Assembly in three phases — 28 October, 3 November and 7 November. Counting will be held on 10 November

Bihar polls: JD(U) names 115 candidates; Chandrika Roy contests from Parsa, ex-DGP Gupteshwar Pandey loses out
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Bihar polls: JD(U) names 115 candidates; Chandrika Roy contests from Parsa, ex-DGP Gupteshwar Pandey loses out

Pandey, who had hit the national headlines in the death case of actor Sushant Singh Rajput, may yet ontes the Valmiki Nagar LS bypolls or get a berth in the legislative council

I-T Department seizes Rs 1.25 cr cash in UP and Bihar raids on businessman and bank chairman
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I-T Department seizes Rs 1.25 cr cash in UP and Bihar raids on businessman and bank chairman

Though the CBDT did not identify those who were raided, sources said the businessman has links with a political party in election-bound Bihar

Bihar Assembly polls: JMM accuses RJD of 'political cheating', decides to go solo in seven seats
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Bihar Assembly polls: JMM accuses RJD of 'political cheating', decides to go solo in seven seats

JMM general secretary Supriyo Bhattachaya said the party will contest seven Assembly seats on borders with the state, but that the number could increase later

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

Ex-RJD leader Raghuvansh Prasad Singh's condition worsens, put on ventilator
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Ex-RJD leader Raghuvansh Prasad Singh's condition worsens, put on ventilator

Singh, who has been admitted at AIIMS, Delhi for about a week after developing post-COVID-19 complications, resigned from the primary membership of the party on Thursday

Bengal politicians slam Rhea Chakraborty's arrest, accuse BJP of using her to score brownie points in Bihar polls
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Bengal politicians slam Rhea Chakraborty's arrest, accuse BJP of using her to score brownie points in Bihar polls

The TMC claimed the Rhea Chakraborty episode has once again brought into the open the BJP's 'inherent dislike' for Bengalis

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

BJP announces 70-member steering committee headed by Nityanand Rai ahead of Bihar Assembly polls
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BJP announces 70-member steering committee headed by Nityanand Rai ahead of Bihar Assembly polls

Union Minister Nityanand Rai has been made chairman-cum-convenor of the committee while the party's state unit general secretary Devesh Kumar will be its co-convenor

Bihar Assembly polls: RJD loses another leader as Teghra MLA Birendra Kumar joins JD(U)
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Bihar Assembly polls: RJD loses another leader as Teghra MLA Birendra Kumar joins JD(U)

Besides Kumar, eight other RJD leaders, including disgruntled Chandrika Rai, whose daughter is locked in a marital dispute with founding president Lalu Prasad's son, have switched their loyalty to the JD(U) since 17 August

Coronavirus Updates: India's COVID-19 case count zooms past 30 lakh, shows unofficial tally
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Coronavirus Updates: India's COVID-19 case count zooms past 30 lakh, shows unofficial tally

Coronavirus Updates: A tally based on figures provided by states and Union Territories on Saturday showed the countrywide caseload at 30,37,657 and toll at 56,762

Yashwant Sinha announces return to politics after two years, to launch outfit for Bihar Assembly polls
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Yashwant Sinha announces return to politics after two years, to launch outfit for Bihar Assembly polls

Sinha's announcement, made at a meeting of his outfit 'Rashtra Manch' (National Forum) in Patna, came as a surprise as he had taken 'sanyas' from party politics over two years ago and had vowed to work for saving democracy in the country.

RJD chief Lalu Prasad slams JD(U) over misrule in Bihar, coins 'Oust Nitish in 2020' slogan for Assembly polls
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RJD chief Lalu Prasad slams JD(U) over misrule in Bihar, coins 'Oust Nitish in 2020' slogan for Assembly polls

RJD chief Lalu Prasad on Saturday gave a call to oust Chief Minister Nitish Kumar from power in Bihar in 2020, while mounting a scathing attack on the JD(U) government for its "misrule"

Former BJP MLA alleges secret pact between Amit Shah and Akbaruddin Owaisi during Bihar polls
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Former BJP MLA alleges secret pact between Amit Shah and Akbaruddin Owaisi during Bihar polls

Former Gujarat BJP MLA Yatin Oza has alleged that Amit Shah had a secret pact with AIMIM leader Akbaruddin Owaisi ahead of the Bihar polls last year.

Arvind Kejriwal has a habit of levelling baseless allegation, says BJP
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Arvind Kejriwal has a habit of levelling baseless allegation, says BJP

Hitting back, BJP on Monday said AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal has the habit of levelling baseless allegations and then running away

Despite Bihar debacle and differences with RSS, Amit Shah to be re-elected as BJP president
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Despite Bihar debacle and differences with RSS, Amit Shah to be re-elected as BJP president

Despite the Bihar poll debacle, Amit Shah is most likely to be re-elected as BJP president later in January.

Modi wave has not ebbed, winning and losing elections continuous process: Ravi Shankar Prasad
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Modi wave has not ebbed, winning and losing elections continuous process: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Friday said the Modi wave has not ebbed and mere electoral losses do not reflect it.

Pakistani media welcomes NSA-level talks with India, calls it 'side-effect' of BJP's rout in Bihar polls
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Pakistani media welcomes NSA-level talks with India, calls it 'side-effect' of BJP's rout in Bihar polls

Pakistani media welcomed the NSA-level Indo-Pak talks in Bangkok, terming it a "side-effect" of BJP's rout in Bihar polls.

Govt on right track to bring 'acche din' in the country: LK Advani
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Govt on right track to bring 'acche din' in the country: LK Advani

LK Advani on Sunday said the government is on the right track to bring 'acche din' in the country.