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Bihar Polls: Nitish Kumar campaigns in Ram Vilas Paswan's turf, refrains from criticising Chirag
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Bihar Polls: Nitish Kumar campaigns in Ram Vilas Paswan's turf, refrains from criticising Chirag

After dissociating his party from the ruling NDA in Bihar, Chirag has been hitting out at the chief minister almost on a daily basis in his election meetings as well as in the social media, but Kumar has chosen not to react to him

Narendra Modi in Bihar: 'Double-engine' NDA govt under Nitish Kumar will ensure fast pace development
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Narendra Modi in Bihar: 'Double-engine' NDA govt under Nitish Kumar will ensure fast pace development

Referring to the Galwan Valley clash with Chinese troops, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said the sons of Bihar laid down their lives for the tricolour but did not let 'Mother' India's head bow

Chirag Paswan claims Nitish Kumar behaved 'haughtily' with Ram Vilas Paswan, accuses Bihar govt of harming Dalit community
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Chirag Paswan claims Nitish Kumar behaved 'haughtily' with Ram Vilas Paswan, accuses Bihar govt of harming Dalit community

Chirag also accused the Nitish-led JD(U) of working against LJP candidates in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls "in violation of the coalition dharma"

Ram Vilas Paswan cremated in Patna with full state honours; several leaders attend LJP founder's last rites
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Ram Vilas Paswan cremated in Patna with full state honours; several leaders attend LJP founder's last rites

A large number of supporters had come to Digha ghat in Patna from his pocket borough Hajipur, which Paswan had nurtured since his Lok Sabha debut in 1977

Bihar polls: With Ram Vilas Paswan's demise, Chirag's solo gamble now rests on ability to consolidate Dalit vote
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Bihar polls: With Ram Vilas Paswan's demise, Chirag's solo gamble now rests on ability to consolidate Dalit vote

Chirag Paswan, who took on the role of the national president of the LJP from his father last year, would not have anticipated that he would have to fight the Bihar elections under his own steam

LJP to go it alone in Bihar Assembly election; party refuses to contest polls under Nitish Kumar, but backs BJP
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LJP to go it alone in Bihar Assembly election; party refuses to contest polls under Nitish Kumar, but backs BJP

A meeting of LJP's parliamentary board chaired by Chirag passed a resolution in favour of an alliance with the BJP and said it will work to strengthen the hands of Prime Minister Narendra Mod

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

Ladakh, Lakshadweep join Centre's ration card portability scheme; 26 states, UTs now linked
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Ladakh, Lakshadweep join Centre's ration card portability scheme; 26 states, UTs now linked

As part of the 'One Nation, One Ration Card' scheme, beneficiaries under the NFSA will be able to avail foodgrains from any ration shop in the country using the same card

No discrimination or wrong identification of NFSA beneficiaries in Bihar, says Ram Vilas Paswan
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No discrimination or wrong identification of NFSA beneficiaries in Bihar, says Ram Vilas Paswan

The food minister said that the responsibility to identify beneficiaries under the National Food Safety Act rests with state governments

Food minister Ram Vilas Paswan says 20 states getting ready for launch of ration card portability from 1 June
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Food minister Ram Vilas Paswan says 20 states getting ready for launch of ration card portability from 1 June

Food Minister Ram Vilas Paswan on Friday said as many as 20 states and union territories are getting ready for implementation of the ambitious ration card portability service 'One Nation-One Ration Card' from 1 June

Coronavirus Outbreak: Godowns have enough grains to feed 81 crore PDS beneficiaries for 9 months, says Centre
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Godowns have enough grains to feed 81 crore PDS beneficiaries for 9 months, says Centre

The central government has enough grains to feed over 81 crore beneficiaries of the public distribution system (PDS) for nine months, Union minister Ram Vilas Paswan said

Coronavirus Outbreak: Govt monitoring availability of essential commodities, says Ram Vilas Paswan
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Govt monitoring availability of essential commodities, says Ram Vilas Paswan

Union Food Minister Ram Vilas Paswan on Wednesday said the government is monitoring the availability of essential commodities in the market amid nationwide lockdown for next 21 days to check the spread of coronavirus outbreak

CAIT urges govt to restrict e-commerce companies to sell only essential goods; seeks fiscal stimulus to tide over crisis
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CAIT urges govt to restrict e-commerce companies to sell only essential goods; seeks fiscal stimulus to tide over crisis

The CAIT urged Goyal and Paswan that the e-taliers should be allowed to sell only essential commodities and they should be directed to close their portals for rest of the products.

Ram Vilas Paswan says Centre should bring ordinance to ‘rectify’ SC order on reservation in jobs for ST, SC communities
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Ram Vilas Paswan says Centre should bring ordinance to ‘rectify’ SC order on reservation in jobs for ST, SC communities

Centre should bring an ordinance to 'rectify' SC's decision on reservation in jobs for SC, ST communities and all such issues should be included in the Ninth Schedule of the Constitution to insulate them from judicial review, Ram Vilas Paswan said on Friday.

Gold jewellery hallmarking made mandatory from next year; here's all you need to know
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Gold jewellery hallmarking made mandatory from next year; here's all you need to know

Jewellers have been given one year time to register with the BIS and implement the mandatory hallmarking of gold jewellery to ensure purity of the precious metal, Paswan said.

States shun imported onions despite Centre offers at Rs 55 per kg landed cost; govt fears stock may rot in godowns
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States shun imported onions despite Centre offers at Rs 55 per kg landed cost; govt fears stock may rot in godowns

Forced to import onions to check spike in prices, the Union Government now fears that the key kitchen staple may rot in godowns as states have shown little interest in buying them despite its offer to bear the transportation cost

Uncertainty mounts over fate of Namrup fertilizer plant in Assam; Unit IV still in cold storage despite Centre's assurance
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Uncertainty mounts over fate of Namrup fertilizer plant in Assam; Unit IV still in cold storage despite Centre's assurance

Opposing the government’s move to privatise Nagaon Paper Mill and Cachar Paper Mill, the students’ body was apprehensive that BVFCL, also called Namrup Fertilizer Complex, would meet with a similar fate.

'One Nation, One Ration Card' facility to be implemented in 12 states from 1 Jan, says Ram Vilas Paswan; includes AP, Gujarat, Maharashtra
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'One Nation, One Ration Card' facility to be implemented in 12 states from 1 Jan, says Ram Vilas Paswan; includes AP, Gujarat, Maharashtra

Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan on Wednesday said that the 'one nation, one ration card' facility has been started in 12 states in the country on the first day of the new year

Govt contracts import of additional 12,660 tonnes of onions; shipment to reach India from 27 December
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Govt contracts import of additional 12,660 tonnes of onions; shipment to reach India from 27 December

WIth this latest import, the total quantity of onion imported that have been contracted so far reached approximately 30,000 tonnes