Bihar CM

Now, Fifteenth Finance Commission may recommend pruning Centrally Sponsored Schemes

According to reports, the FFC is likely to recommend that the Central government either prune or eliminate some CCSs.

published on : 11th September 2019

No alliance with BJP for Jharkhand assembly elections: State JDU chief 

The JD-U had already announced that the alliance with BJP was limited only to Bihar.

published on : 4th August 2019

Nitish Kumar rides in electric car to attend Bihar Assembly

The car reportedly consumed only 1 unit of electricity for charging its battery to cover a distance of 9 km.

published on : 25th July 2019

BJP ally Nitish Kumar against scrapping of Article 370, imposition of Uniform Civil Code

Kumar clarified that there was no 'bitterness' in his party's relation with the BJP over the JD(U) not joining the Union Cabinet with symbolic representation.

published on : 10th June 2019

No lifetime bungalows for former chief ministers of Bihar, rules Patna High Court; five ex-CMs to be affected

The HC had taken suo moto cognisance of the Bihar Special Security Group (Amendment) Act, 2010 that had allowed the former CMs to occupy official bungalows free of cost for lifetime.

published on : 19th February 2019

Nitish Kumar defends Janta Dal's (U) stand on citizenship bill

The Bihar CM asserted that when the issue of citizenship bill cropped up, we took the view that the identity of Assamese people must not come under any sort of attack.

published on : 21st January 2019

Bihar set to roll out 10 per cent quota for EWS, Nitish Kumar seeks countrywide caste Census in 2021

Kumar was speaking to reporters on the sidelines of his weekly 'Lok Samvad' (public interaction) programme here.

published on : 21st January 2019

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar's choice of words serves as grist to the Opposition’s mill as polls draw near

A delegation of leaders later submitted a memorandum to Governor Lalji Tandon, urging him to direct Nitish Kumar to "withdraw his undignified remarks against the Grand Alliance leaders"

published on : 10th January 2019

Why are former Bihar CMs not vacating official bungalows, asks Patna HC

The court also expressed surprise on how two bungalows were allotted to one person – Chief Minister Nitish Kumar – in Patna.

published on : 8th January 2019

Amit Shah breaks bread with Bihar CM Nitish Kumar, hints BJP values JD(U) as an ally to win 2019 polls

Shah will again meet the Chief Minister at his official residence at dinner when crucial discussion on 2019 general election seat sharing between the allies was expected.

published on : 12th July 2018

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar should undertake a 'paschatap yatra', says RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav

The RJD leader today held administration and intelligence agencies responsible to prevent stoning incident on Chief Minister's cavalcade few days back.

published on : 19th January 2018

Supreme Court issues notice to EC on PIL seeking disqualification of Nitish Kumar's legislative membership

The bench took up the criminal writ petition which demanded that the Bihar CM should be disqualified as an MLA for allegedly hiding his “criminal records” while filing election affidavits.

published on : 11th September 2017

History will not forgive Nitish for going against mandate: Suspended JD(U) leader Ali Anwar 

Justifying his stand of attending the opposition’s meet, Anwar said he is still following the people’s mandate.

published on : 12th August 2017