Double blow to RJD: Party vice-president Raghuvansh Prasad Singh resigns, five MLCs defect to JD(U) ahead of Legislative Council polls
In another major blow to the RJD ahead of the Bihar Legislative Council polls, party national vice-president and Lalu Prasad Yadav loyality Raghuvansh Prasad Singh resigned from his post today
Rajya Sabha polls: Sharad Pawar, Ramdas Athawale and several others win unopposed; Rajasthan set for tough fight for 3 seats
Several candidates for Rajya Sabha, including NCP chief Sharad Pawar, Union minister of state for social justice Ramdas Athawale, and deputy chairman of Rajya Sabha Harivansh won unopposed on Wednesday with no nominations filed against them
Nitish Kumar sets target of 200 seats for NDA in 2020 Bihar Assembly elections, dismisses rumours sparked by meeting with Tejashwi Yadav
Disapproving of political 'controversies' around the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, Nitish Kumar called for 'patience' as the matter was sub-judice
After opposition to NRC, Bihar Assembly now passes unanimous resolution in favour of caste-based Census in 2021
Earlier on Tuesday, the Bihar Legislative Assembly witnessed a fair share of unrest over the contentious citizenship law, with a ruckus over the issues of CAA-NRC-NPR between the ruling NDA and the Opposition getting so unruly that the Speaker had to adjourn the House for 15 minutes.
FIR against Prashant Kishor for plagiarising content of 'Baat Bihar Ki' campaign; complainant alleges he was working on similar project
Besides Prashant Kishor, Gautam has registered the FIR against a person named Osama. He alleged that Osama was working with him on 'Bihar ki Baat' before he resigned from the job.
'No need for NRC in Bihar, updation of NPR as per 2010 format': State Assembly passes resolution on citizenship, population registries
The Bihar Assembly on Tuesday passed a unanimous resolution holding that there is no need for NRC in the state and updating of the National Population Register (NPR) should be done according to the 2010 format
BJP slams Prashant Kishor over spat with JD(U), says people in Bihar won’t vote for ‘goons or ruffians’
With many axes to grind against Prashant Kishor, the BJP on Wednesday launched a fresh attack against the poll strategist-turned-politician whom it likened to the ‘musclemen’ in the 1990s, who having previously captured booths for their political masters, had themselves started becoming politicians in large numbers.
Prashant Kishor slams Nitish Kumar on claim of development in comparison to Lalu Yadav govt, says Bihar still at the bottom on key indices
Making a scathing attack on Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar, poll strategist-turned-politician Prashant Kishor mocked his developmental claims vis-a-vis the "Lalu Raj" in the state on Tuesday, saying that even after 15 years of his rule, Bihar still ranked at the bottom on major parameters of growth.
Prashant Kishor questions Nitish Kumar govt's development model, accuses Bihar CM of making ideological compromises to stay in alliance with BJP
Election strategist Prashant Kishor on Tuesday questioned the Nitish Kumar government's development model, even as he sneered at the chief minister for making ideological compromises to stay in an alliance with the BJP.
Back from adult prison, Bihar minors arrested in police raids on Muslim homes post CAA protests tell of maltreatment
Bihar Police passed minors off as adults in the First Information Report (FIR). Which meant they spent a month in an Aurangabad prison with hardened criminals before they were moved to a juvenile home on 23 January.
Sangam Vihar Election Result 2020 LIVE Updates | Delhi Assembly Elections; Constituency, Party, Candidate Name Wise Winner, Loser, Leading, Trailing
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BJP slams Tej Pratap Yadav over misogynistic 'Nitish Kumari' jibe, advises him against emulating RJD supremo Lalu Prasad
The BJP on Thursday accused Lalu Prasad Yadav's son Tej Pratap of misogyny for his remarks berating Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar and deputy chief minister Sushil Kumar Modi and asking them to replace Kumar in their names with 'Kumari', often used with the names of girls
Budget 2020: From P Chidambaram to Sitaram Yechury, Opposition leaders slam Nirmala Sitharaman, say she served only 'platitudes and slogans'
Soon after Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharam unveiled the Union Budget 2020-21, Opposition leaders tore into the Budget, claiming that if offered no concrete solutions to the challenges facing the economy
Opposition accuses Nitish Kumar govt of having started NRC in Bihar, cites BDO's 'withdrawn' letter criticising school principal
Opposition parties, including the RJD, accused the Nitish Kumar government of having started the work on NRC based on a letter that was immediately withdrawn
JD(U) expels Prashant Kishor, Pavan Varma for 'anti-party' activities; in parting tweet, poll strategist says 'thank you' and 'best wishes' to Nitish Kumar
Prashant Kishor and Pavan Varma were at loggerheads with the party over its position on the Citizenship Amendment Act and the JD(U)-BJP alliance outside of Bihar.
Nitish Kumar says ‘unnecessary’ columns relating to Aadhaar number, parents’ place of birth in NPR forms causing apprehensions, should be dropped
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar urged the Centre to drop the new columns in NPR forms as they are not necessary and are leading to apprehensions in the minds of the people and the exercise be conducted as per the previous pattern
Ahead of Delhi elections, tension brews in JD(U) over alliance with BJP; Pavan Varma says never wanted to hurt Nitish Kumar
JD(U) national secretary Pavan Varma said that he never wanted to hurt Nitish Kumar by seeking an 'ideological clarity' from Kumar over extending alliance with the BJP beyond Bihar in Delhi for the upcoming elections.
'Perplexed' by tie up with BJP for Delhi Assembly polls, JD(U)'s Pavan Varma demands 'ideological clarity' from CM Nitish Kumar
In a strongly-worded two-page letter, Varma, said he was 'perplexed' by the party' s tie-up with the BJP for the Delhi Assembly polls, accusing the saffron party of having 'embarked on a massive, socially divisive agenda'
Delhi Assembly election: BJP releases 2nd list after SAD turns down alliance with saffron party over opinion on CAA; JD(U), LJP given three seats
The BJP released the second list of candidates for the Delhi Assembly polls, fielding state Yuva Morcha President Sunil Yadav from the New Delhi constituency against Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal