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Apr 05, 2019
Travels in the Hindi belt: 'How bad can Rahul be, Modi hasn't set a very high standard,' say some young voters in BiharBihar is a state where caste identities probably matter more than the rest of India. The upper caste, Baniyas and Rajputs are firm with BJP, just as they have traditionally been. Yadavs and Muslims are more consolidated with the RJD and the Congress than they have ever been. The swing vote in Bihar is usually the non-Yadav Other Backward Class (OBCs) and the Economically Backward Class (EBCs).
Mar 21, 2019
JD(U) makes entry in electoral politics of Arunachal Pradesh, set to contest Assembly polls in Himalayan stateJD(U), led by Nitish Kumar has fielded former MLA Tani Loffa from the Seppa West Assembly constituency.
Mar 19, 2019
BJP leader Shahnawaz Hussain loses Bhagalpur ticket to JD(U) in Bihar despite being member of party’s central election committeeIronically, Shahnawaz Hussain is a member of the BJP's central election committee, which takes the final call on the candidates to field in the polls.
Mar 17, 2019
NDA announces Bihar seat-sharing pact: BJP, JD(U) to contest 17 Lok Sabha seats each, LJP gets sixBihar JD(U) chief president Vashisht Narain Singh said the BJP will contest on Patliputra, Patna Sahib, Arrah, East Champaran, West Champaran, Sheohar, Madhubani, Darbhanga, Muzaffarpur, Maharajganj, Saran, Buxar, Sasaram, Begusarai, Araria, Aurangabad and Ujiyarpur parliamentary constituencies.
Mar 14, 2019
JD(U) approaches Lok Sabha polls banking on 'honest' and 'nice' Nitish Kumar to shed RJD’s ‘palturam’ tagHe is honest and nice, let's go with Nitish says the new poll catchphrase coined by the Bihar chief ministers party which is seeking to reinvent itself as an ally of the NDA, the coalition which it had dumped ahead of the previous Lok Sabha elections.
Mar 12, 2019
With labour participation rate at 38%, daily wage workers in Bihar blame demonetisation, Nitish Kumar's policies for struggleOne of the major reasons behind stark rise in unemployment in Bihar is the agrarian crisis, where more and more farmers are moving out of their farms and seeking work elsewhere. According to the censuses between 1991 and 2011, nearly 15 million farmers in India have dropped out of the profession at the rate of 2035 per day.
Feb 13, 2019
North East sets streets on fire with secessionist threats ahead of final day of Budget Session of ParliamentAmong the bills for consideration and passing listed in the Rajya Sabha for Wednesday, the CAB stands at number 9 with Home Minister Rajnath Singh as the introducer.
Feb 11, 2019
Prashant Kishor asserts Narendra Modi will return as PM, says 'unfair' to view Nitish Kumar as claimant for top postPrashangt Kishor said that during his meeting with Thackeray, whose party has often been accused of spreading hatred against the people from Bihar, "the issue of the safety of Biharis living in Maharashtra was taken up.
Feb 08, 2019
SC dismisses Tejashwi Yadav's petition challenging Bihar govt's order to vacate bungalow, imposes fine of Rs 50,000The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed a plea of Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejashwi Yadav's petition challenging the Bihar government's order to vacate the bungalow allotted to him while he was the deputy chief minister.
Feb 05, 2019
Prashant Kishor meets Uddhav Thackeray to discuss 'poll strategy' in run-up to 2019 elections; Shiv Sena calls it 'courtesy visit'However, Sena leader Sanjay Raut said the meet was nothing more than a "courtesy visit" by a leader of an National Democratic Alliance ally.