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Bihar Assembly election: Jitan Ram Manjhi-led HAM set to join NDA tomorrow, says party spokesperson
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Bihar Assembly election: Jitan Ram Manjhi-led HAM set to join NDA tomorrow, says party spokesperson

The Hindustani Awam Morcha on 20 August, severed ties with the Grand Alliance after spending two-and-a-half years in the Opposition coalition

Jitan Ram Manjhi-led HAM quits Grand Alliance ahead of Bihar polls; party mum on future tie-ups
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Jitan Ram Manjhi-led HAM quits Grand Alliance ahead of Bihar polls; party mum on future tie-ups

The party held the RJD responsible for failure to form a coordination committee within the grand alliance for its better functioning

Bihar Mahagathbandhan holds first meet since LS poll debacle, resolves to educate people about 'real issues' to counter BJP
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Bihar Mahagathbandhan holds first meet since LS poll debacle, resolves to educate people about 'real issues' to counter BJP

Leaders of the Opposition 'Mahagathbandhan' in Bihar, the multi-party formation which suffered virtual obliteration in the Lok Sabha election, on Tuesday held a meeting in an apparent bid to pick up the threads in the state where Assembly polls are due next year

Blow for Upendra Kushwaha-led RLSP in Bihar as two MLAs, one MLC from party switch camps to JD(U)
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Blow for Upendra Kushwaha-led RLSP in Bihar as two MLAs, one MLC from party switch camps to JD(U)

The mahagathbandhan in Bihar suffered a setback after the Lok Sabha polls after two MLAs and one MLC belonging to the Rashtriya Lok Samta Party switched camps to JD(U).

Congress, RLSP, RJD, to negotiate Bihar seat-sharing formula in Delhi today; new entrants likely to get one seat each
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Congress, RLSP, RJD, to negotiate Bihar seat-sharing formula in Delhi today; new entrants likely to get one seat each

The Bihar seat-sharing talks will be centred around a tentative formula wherein the RJD will get the lions share of 17 seats, followed by 11 seats for the Congress and four for the RLSP. The HAM, LJD and VIP would get one seat each, according to sources in the grand alliance.

Bihar Mahagathbandhan: Jitan Ram Manjhi-led HAM says it will boycott LS polls if not given 'sizeable' number of seats
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Bihar Mahagathbandhan: Jitan Ram Manjhi-led HAM says it will boycott LS polls if not given 'sizeable' number of seats

A constituent of the opposition Mahagathbandhan in Bihar, Jitan Ram Manjhi-led Hindustani Awam Morcha (HAM) on Wednesday threatened to boycott the Lok Sabha polls next year if it did not get a sizeable number of seats

NDA stitches together formidable alliance in Bihar as BJP signals willingness to assuage allies' concerns
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NDA stitches together formidable alliance in Bihar as BJP signals willingness to assuage allies' concerns

By sealing the seat-sharing deal with Ram Vilas Paswan's LJP, the BJP leadership has sent a message to Shiv Sena, TDP and others — existing and former allies — that the party will not hesitate in taking a step forward if needed to maintain the coalition dharma

Gujarat govt appeals to Hardik Patel to end hunger strike as Patidar leader loses 20 kgs in 11 days
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Gujarat govt appeals to Hardik Patel to end hunger strike as Patidar leader loses 20 kgs in 11 days

Hardik had launched his fast on 25 August for demands, including farm loan waiver and reservation for the Patidar community under OBC category in government jobs and education sector.

Opposition mounts pressure on Gujarat govt as Hardik Patel's indefinite fast enters day 10
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Opposition mounts pressure on Gujarat govt as Hardik Patel's indefinite fast enters day 10

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Monday extended his support to Hardik Patel over the farm loan waiver demand

Nitish Kumar's new Bihar Cabinet big gain for the BJP: With eyes on 2019, CM keeps Manjhi, Kushwaha out
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Nitish Kumar's new Bihar Cabinet big gain for the BJP: With eyes on 2019, CM keeps Manjhi, Kushwaha out

With Nitish back in the NDA fold, Kushwaha's position in the alliance was weakened, which will further strain RLSP's relationship with JD(U)

That extra slice of ham might just worsen your asthma: Here's why
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That extra slice of ham might just worsen your asthma: Here's why

Love to gorge on ham, sausages and salami? Beware, a new study suggests that higher intake of cured and processed meats can worsen asthma symptoms.

Small pleasures of 'burra din': Christmas has changed but Kolkata stays the same
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Small pleasures of 'burra din': Christmas has changed but Kolkata stays the same

More robust and in your face, the nature of Christmas and New Year's eve celebration has changed in Kolkata but the ancient city has assimilated the changing milieu

Bihar Assembly election report card: Manjhi, Paswan failed to deliver for NDA
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Bihar Assembly election report card: Manjhi, Paswan failed to deliver for NDA

Ram Vilas Paswan and Jitan Ram Manjhi, two prominent Dalit leaders on whom BJP was banking to bring for NDA nearly 16 per cent votes of schedule castes, failed to deliver in the Bihar elections, as reflected in the results.

Bacon, ham, sausages have same cancer risk as cigarettes: WHO report
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Bacon, ham, sausages have same cancer risk as cigarettes: WHO report

Bacon, ham and sausages have the same cancer risk as cigarettes, according to a report by the World Health Organisation (WHO), set to be published on Monday, a media report said.

Now, BJP ally HAM chief Jitan Ram Manjhi urges PM Modi to take action against VK Singh
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Now, BJP ally HAM chief Jitan Ram Manjhi urges PM Modi to take action against VK Singh

Jitan Ram Manjhi criticised Union Minister VK Singh's dog remark and urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to initiate action against him.

As Bihar heads for polls, tug-of-war breaks out between Dalit leaders, rebels
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As Bihar heads for polls, tug-of-war breaks out between Dalit leaders, rebels

The battle for supremacy between two BJP allies as well as rumblings in the grand alliance are at play in many seats as 49 constituencies of the Bihar Assembly go to polls in the first phase of elections on Monday.

Bihar polls: Manjhi in danger of losing from Makhdumpur, but breathing easy in Imamganj
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Bihar polls: Manjhi in danger of losing from Makhdumpur, but breathing easy in Imamganj

Mahadalit leader, Hindustani Awam Morcha chief Jitan Ram Manjhi is in danger of losing his existing seat, Makhdumpur. That could be a huge embarrassment to him and his senior partner, the BJP.

Bihar Assembly elections: After Paswan, Manjhi's son-in-law turns rebel
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Bihar Assembly elections: After Paswan, Manjhi's son-in-law turns rebel

Close on the heels of LJP chief Ramvilas Paswan's son-in-law rebelling against him, the son-in-law of Hindustani Awam Morcha (HAM) chief Jitan Ram Manjhi also went against him and filed nomination as an Independent candidate on Monday.

Getting even: Manjhi sets up battle royale against Nitish confidante in Imamganj
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Getting even: Manjhi sets up battle royale against Nitish confidante in Imamganj

The former chief minister had earlier announced his candidature from the Makhdumpur seat which is a reserved one but has now thrown in his hat for the Imamganj seat which is also a reseved seat.