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Coronavirus Outbreak: Bihar's rural poor at greater danger than rest of India; rations, cooked food need of the hour
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Bihar's rural poor at greater danger than rest of India; rations, cooked food need of the hour

The worst impact of coronavirus outbreak has been on the marginalised; those who are not only at risk of getting exposed to the virus but also have to bear the burden of lapses in state policy

Nitish Kumar puts RJD on back foot with quota for upper caste, insulates BJP from backward class anger over SC/ST Atrocities Bill
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Nitish Kumar puts RJD on back foot with quota for upper caste, insulates BJP from backward class anger over SC/ST Atrocities Bill

The upper castes, which constitute 12 to 15 percent of the population, have been the epicentre of NDA's vote bank.

BJP considers Mahadalit quota in Uttar Pradesh: Facing anti-incumbency and Dalit anger, party looks to emulate Nitish Kumar
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BJP considers Mahadalit quota in Uttar Pradesh: Facing anti-incumbency and Dalit anger, party looks to emulate Nitish Kumar

Quota 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

Tension in Bihar's Bhagalpur district after Mahadalit women denied entry in Kali temple
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Tension in Bihar's Bhagalpur district after Mahadalit women denied entry in Kali temple

The women who were denied entry into the 200-year-old Kali temple on Friday.

Ex-Bihar CM Manjhi meets Modi, asserts his opposition to Nitish Kumar
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Ex-Bihar CM Manjhi meets Modi, asserts his opposition to Nitish Kumar

Former 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.

Bihar: Manjhi's quitting might draw Dalit sympathy but Nitish has the advantage
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Bihar: Manjhi's quitting might draw Dalit sympathy but Nitish has the advantage

Over 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.

BJP playing games behind the curtains, to grab power in Bihar: Mayawati
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BJP playing games behind the curtains, to grab power in Bihar: Mayawati

Amidst the political imbroglio in Bihar, BSP supremo Mayawati hit out at BJP for playing games "behind the curtains, to grab power" in the state.

Temple was washed after my visit: Bihar CM claims bias against Dalits
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Temple was washed after my visit: Bihar CM claims bias against Dalits

Manjhi said, "When it comes to getting their work done, the upper caste people don't mind even touching my feet despite knowing my background."

How egoistic Nitish cheated Bihar by making Manjhi CM
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How egoistic Nitish cheated Bihar by making Manjhi CM

Be 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.