Nitish Kumar

Showing of 1 - 20 from 3027 results
Nitish Kumar - Total results - 3027
Bihar Assembly election: RJD promises 10 lakh permanent government jobs if voted to power
Politics

Bihar Assembly election: RJD promises 10 lakh permanent government jobs if voted to power

Tejashwi Yadav also took a dig at BJP saying that RJD "is not like those who achieve power with a promise of two crore jobs every year and leave Bihar bankrupt after 15 years of rule"

Gupteshwar Pandey joins JD(U) ahead of Bihar polls; ex-DGP defended Nitish, slammed Rhea in Sushant Singh Rajput case
India

Gupteshwar Pandey joins JD(U) ahead of Bihar polls; ex-DGP defended Nitish, slammed Rhea in Sushant Singh Rajput case

Speculation is rife that Pandey might be offered a ticket to contest the Assembly polls from a seat in his native Buxar district

Ex-Bihar DGP Gupteshwar Pandey meets Nitish Kumar, fuels speculation of joining JD(U) ahead of Assembly polls
India

Ex-Bihar DGP Gupteshwar Pandey meets Nitish Kumar, fuels speculation of joining JD(U) ahead of Assembly polls

Pandey, who stepped down as the state police chief less than a week ago, however, insisted that he visited state headquarters of the JD(U) to "thank" Nitish for the trust reposed in him

Bihar Assembly election: Nitish Kumar welcomes poll schedule, unveils second part of '7 resolves' initiative
Politics

Bihar Assembly election: Nitish Kumar welcomes poll schedule, unveils second part of '7 resolves' initiative

The 'seven resolves' initiative, launched by the state govt for its 2015-20 term, comprised seven schemes to ensure basic necessities to every household

Bihar Assembly polls to be held in three phases from 28 Oct to 7 Nov; counting on 10 Nov
Politics

Bihar Assembly polls to be held in three phases from 28 Oct to 7 Nov; counting on 10 Nov

The term of the 243-member Bihar legislative Assembly comes to an end on 29 November. Of the total strength, 38 seats are reserved for SCs and two for STs

Bihar DGP Gupteshwar Pandey takes voluntary retirement, triggers speculation about contesting Assembly polls
India

Bihar DGP Gupteshwar Pandey takes voluntary retirement, triggers speculation about contesting Assembly polls

Responding to speculations about his political entry, Pandey said, 'I have not joined any political party as of now. If I do, I will tell you about it'

'Speechless and sad': From Lalu to Modi, political leaders react to Raghuvansh Prasad Singh's death
India

'Speechless and sad': From Lalu to Modi, political leaders react to Raghuvansh Prasad Singh's death

Reacting to Singh's death, Lalu Prasad Yadav said, "I told you the day before yesterday, you are not going anywhere. But you went so far"

Raghuvansh Prasad Singh, ex-Union minister who pioneered MGNREGS, passes away in Delhi
India

Raghuvansh Prasad Singh, ex-Union minister who pioneered MGNREGS, passes away in Delhi

Singh, who had recently resigned from RJD, had fallen ill after developing post-COVID-19 complications

Narendra Modi to dedicate three petroleum projects in poll-bound Bihar to nation today
India

Narendra Modi to dedicate three petroleum projects in poll-bound Bihar to nation today

The prime minister will inaugurate the Durgapur-Banka section of the Paradip-Haldia-Durgapur pipeline project and two LPG bottling plants

Ex-RJD leader Raghuvansh Prasad Singh's condition worsens, put on ventilator
India

Ex-RJD leader Raghuvansh Prasad Singh's condition worsens, put on ventilator

Singh, who has been admitted at AIIMS, Delhi for about a week after developing post-COVID-19 complications, resigned from the primary membership of the party on Thursday

JP Nadda, top BJP leaders meet Nitish Kumar to discuss seat-sharing formula for Bihar Assembly polls
Politics

JP Nadda, top BJP leaders meet Nitish Kumar to discuss seat-sharing formula for Bihar Assembly polls

The meeting comes amid uncertainty over Kumar's alliance with the Lok Janshakti Party and if the party will fight the Bihar polls with the JD(U)-BJP combine

Raghuvansh Prasad Singh writes to Nitish Kumar after quitting RJD, recommends amendments to NREGA in Bihar
India

Raghuvansh Prasad Singh writes to Nitish Kumar after quitting RJD, recommends amendments to NREGA in Bihar

The Janata Dal (United) led by Nitish welcomed Singh's decision to quit the RJD and said it will welcome him if he wants to join the party (edited)

Bihar Assembly polls 2020: JP Nadda to start two-day visit to state tomorrow; likely to meet Nitish Kumar
Politics

Bihar Assembly polls 2020: JP Nadda to start two-day visit to state tomorrow; likely to meet Nitish Kumar

BJP general secretary Bhupender Yadav, who is in-charge of party affairs in Bihar, will also accompany the party president

Bihar Election 2020: At virtual rally, JDU chief Nitish Kumar takes aim at 'ignorant' critics; same old record, says RJD
Politics

Bihar Election 2020: At virtual rally, JDU chief Nitish Kumar takes aim at 'ignorant' critics; same old record, says RJD

Nitish Kumar's rally comes amid months-long tiff with the JD(U)'s fellow National Democratic Alliance constituent the Lok Janshakti Party.

Bihar Assembly polls: RJD loses another leader as Teghra MLA Birendra Kumar joins JD(U)
Sports

Bihar Assembly polls: RJD loses another leader as Teghra MLA Birendra Kumar joins JD(U)

Besides Kumar, eight other RJD leaders, including disgruntled Chandrika Rai, whose daughter is locked in a marital dispute with founding president Lalu Prasad's son, have switched their loyalty to the JD(U) since 17 August

Sushil Modi says Centre 'morally if not legally bound' to pay GST compensation to states
India

Sushil Modi says Centre 'morally if not legally bound' to pay GST compensation to states

Ahead of the GST Council meeting, the Bihar deputy CM said states have to be compensated to the tune of Rs 3.65 lakh crore in the current fiscal

Bihar Assembly polls 2020: Nitish Kumar launches JD(U)'s digital platform, to hold virtual rally on 6 Sept
Politics

Bihar Assembly polls 2020: Nitish Kumar launches JD(U)'s digital platform, to hold virtual rally on 6 Sept

Due to the rising COVID-19 cases in Bihar, the JD(U) is bracing to use technology in the Assembly election which is likely to be held in October-November

BJP, JDU, LJP to fight upcoming Bihar Assembly polls together, says JP Nadda; Nitish Kumar to be face of alliance
Politics

BJP, JDU, LJP to fight upcoming Bihar Assembly polls together, says JP Nadda; Nitish Kumar to be face of alliance

JP Nadda's remarks come amid a bitter war of words between Nitish Kumar's JDU and Chirag Paswan-headed LJP

Bihar 8th state to report over one lakh COVID-19 cases; state's tally rose 10 times within 45 days
India

Bihar 8th state to report over one lakh COVID-19 cases; state's tally rose 10 times within 45 days

The state's COVID-19 toll rose to 515 after 15 people succumbed to the disease, a bulletin issued by the health department said. With 3,536 fresh infections, the total caseload of Bihar has gone up to 1,01,906, it said

Narendra Modi reviews flood situation in six states, calls for innovative technology for forecast system
India

Narendra Modi reviews flood situation in six states, calls for innovative technology for forecast system

The prime minister appealed for better coordination between Central and state agencies as part of a permanent system to predict floods