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Apr 16, 2019
Upset with Bihar seat-sharing formula, rebel RJD, Congress leaders rise against mahagathbandhan in MadhubaniMadhubani 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
Apr 12, 2019
Forced to choose between communalists and criminals as their netas, Bihar voters get played by cunning secularistsThe 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
Apr 09, 2019
Congress fields Kirti Azad from Jharkhand's Dhanbad after former BJP rebel relents to giving up Bihar's Darbhanga seat to RJDKirti Azad, a former BJP MP from Darbhanga in Bihar had to shift out after the seat was given to the Rashtriya Janata Dal as part of the seat sharing arrangement between Congress and the party for the alliance in the state.
Mar 26, 2019
Lok Sabha polls: Rebel BJP MP Shatrughan Sinha to join Congress on 28 March, likely to be fielded from Patna SahibShatrughan Sinha is a two-term BJP Lok Sabha member from Patna Sahib Singh but has been dropped by the saffron party which has chosen to field Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad from the seat
Mar 25, 2019
Travels through the Hindi belt: For farm workers in Bihar's Darbhanga, seasonal migration to Punjab only hope of livelihoodThousands of villagers from Bihar’s Darbhanga district migrate around March-end to work as labourers in Punjab’s wheat fields, where they toil away for over a month.
Mar 22, 2019
Travels through the Hindi belt: Cast out of cow trade, Bihar's Gora village plunges into despair, poverty; MGNREGA offers no reliefHalf of Gora with a population of nearly 3,000 had been engaged in the cattle trade.
Mar 18, 2019
NDA seat-sharing in Bihar: JD(U) gets Valmiki Nagar, Jhanjharpur, Gopalganj, Siwan and Gaya constituenciesChief Minister Nitish Kumar's JD(U), which returned to the NDA less than two years ago, has succeeded in securing for itself both its seats of Nalanda and Purnea, besides getting five which were represented by the BJP in the outgoing Lok Sabha and another held by Ram Vilas Paswan's LJP.
Mar 12, 2019
Seat-sharing major hurdle for both NDA, Grand Alliance as caste considerations, reluctant leaders slow decision-makingBoth the NDA and Grand Alliance is facing the difficult task in terms of seat-sharing for the Lok Sabha election with leaders refusing to let go of their constituencies
Jan 24, 2019
RJD Bihar general secretary Raghuvar Rai shot dead by bike-borne assailants; Lalu Prasad, Upendra Kushwaha express outrageRJD leader and the party's Bihar general secretary was shot dead at Samastipur, early on Thursday, evoking condemnation from Lalu Prasad Yadav, Tejashwi Yadav and Upendra Kushwaha.
Oct 31, 2018
Eight-day-old newborn dies in Bihar's govt hospital in Darbhanga district allegedly due to rat biteThe incident came to light in the morning when the mother went to breastfeed the newborn at the Darbhanga Medical College and Hospital.