Mohammad Shahabuddin's nephew shot dead in Bihar's Siwan, less than a week after ex-RJD MP was charged in case of journalist's death
Yusuf, the nephew of former Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) MP Mohammad Shahabuddin, was shot dead in Siwan on Friday night.
Lalu Prasad constitutes RJD's national executive panel from jail; team includes lawyer Ram Jethmalani
In jail following his conviction in fodder scam cases, RJD chief Lalu Prasad has constituted the party's new national executive, which includes eminent lawyer Ram Jethmalani but omits don-turned-politician Mohammad Shahabuddin, a party release said on Wednesday.
Mahagathbandhan 2.0? RJD seeks alliance with Left at the cost of Shahabuddin; extends olive branch to NDA dissidents
The RJD is considering expanding the ambit of the now weakened 'Mahagathbandhan' by forging an alliance with Left-wing parties and eying NDA dissidents.
Bihar's deputy chief minister Sushil Kumar Modi on Thursday dared RJD chief Lalu Prasad to expel Mohammad Shahabuddin from his party in view of the Patna High Court upholding the life sentence awarded to him by the Siwan court in an acid attack case.
Neither RJD leader Lalu Prasad Yadav nor his family members are novice to corruption. The recent reports of Bihar deputy chief minister Tejashwi Prasad facing an inquiry by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) for amassing Benami properties did not come as a shock to many.
The CBI Special court had on 22 May issued the production warrant against Shahabuddin on the plea of CBI to produce him through video-conferencing for trial.
The CBI named former RJD MP and strongman Mohammad Shahabuddin as an accused in the journalist Rajdeo Ranjan murder case
The BJP on Saturday attacked Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar after a tape of an alleged conversation between RJD chief Lalu Yadav and jailed don-turned-politician Mohammad Shahabuddin was aired by a news channel.
Controversial RJD leader Mohammad Shahabuddin was on Monday acquitted by a Jharkhand court in a triple murder case involving a railway contractor and a Youth Congress leader 28 years ago due to lack of evidence.
The Supreme Court on Wednesday directed that controversial RJD leader Mohammad Shahabuddin be shifted to Tihar Jail here from a prison in Bihar to ensure "free and fair trial" in the cases lodged against him.
The Bihar government on Tuesday told the Supreme Court that it is not "averse" to shifting of controversial RJD leader Mohammad Shahabuddin from Siwan jail to Tihar prison.
The Supreme Court will on Tuesday hear a plea for transferring Mohammad Shahabuddin from Siwan district jail to Tihar Central Jail and his trial in Delhi, the apex court said on Monday.
Why is it that no leader in Maharashtra has the spine of a Nitish Kumar to read the Riot Act to the law-breakers patronised by two generations of Thackerays?
Hundreds of RJD workers in Bihar's Siwan district took to the streets on Monday to protest against their own government — led by Chief Minister Nitish Kumar — for the arrest of former party MP Mohammad Shahabuddin.
Prohibition was Nitish Kumar's pet scheme, something on which he had put his personal prestige at stake and had hoped to fly high on the political scene
Security of Chandrakeshwar Prasad and his wife Kalavati Devi in Bihar's Siwan was beefed up on Wednesday as the Supreme Court began hearing a plea by them and the state seeking cancellation of RJD leader Mohammad Shahabuddin's bail.
resh trouble for RJD leader Mohammad Shahabuddin, the mother of three youths who were brutally killed by henchmen of the controversial politician has moved the Supreme Court seeking cancellation of bail granted to him in the case in which he has already been sentenced to life.
The Supreme Court on Monday issued notice to criminal-turned-politician Mohammad Shahabuddin on a plea challenging grant of bail to him in a murder case.
A high alert was sounded in Bihar's Siwan district, hours ahead of the Supreme Court's hearing on Monday on a plea by the state government seeking cancellation of RJD leader Mohammad Shahabuddin's bail, officials said.
Lalu Prasad on Thursday said the coalition government was not formed 'foolishly' and the unity among its partners is 'rock-solid'.