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Feb 21, 2019
Nitish Kumar puts RJD on back foot with quota for upper caste, insulates BJP from backward class anger over SC/ST Atrocities BillThe upper castes, which constitute 12 to 15 percent of the population, have been the epicentre of NDA's vote bank.
May 04, 2018
BJP considers Mahadalit quota in Uttar Pradesh: Facing anti-incumbency and Dalit anger, party looks to emulate Nitish KumarQuota for Mahadalits, it is believed, will reduce the impact of the SP-BSP coalition and create a positive atmosphere for the BJP. In fact, it was this formula which contributed to the BJP's defeat in the state in 2015
Jul 08, 2017
Tension in Bihar's Bhagalpur district after Mahadalit women denied entry in Kali templeThe women who were denied entry into the 200-year-old Kali temple on Friday.
May 29, 2015
Ex-Bihar CM Manjhi meets Modi, asserts his opposition to Nitish KumarFormer Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Thursday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi, further fuelling speculation that he may align with the BJP in the upcoming Assembly election even as the Mahadalit leader maintained silence over the issue.
Feb 22, 2015
Bihar: Manjhi's quitting might draw Dalit sympathy but Nitish has the advantageOver the next few days, Nitish is likely to concentrate only on his Mahadalit vote bank to ensure that whatever damage the Manjhi episode has inflicted is repaired.
Feb 20, 2015
BJP playing games behind the curtains, to grab power in Bihar: MayawatiAmidst the political imbroglio in Bihar, BSP supremo Mayawati hit out at BJP for playing games "behind the curtains, to grab power" in the state.
Sep 29, 2014
Temple was washed after my visit: Bihar CM claims bias against DalitsManjhi said, "When it comes to getting their work done, the upper caste people don't mind even touching my feet despite knowing my background."
May 20, 2014
How egoistic Nitish cheated Bihar by making Manjhi CMBe it principled position or vote bank politics, Nitish has surely betrayed his voters who had given JD(U)-BJP alliance a historic three-fourth mandate to govern and make Bihar a developed state.