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Tejashwi's brother Tej Pratap had yesterday had announced is sister Misa Bharti's candidature from the Pataliputra Lok Sabha seat.
The BJP sought to downplay the divergent stance taken by the JD(U), its ally in Bihar, on the bill, saying "no difference of opinion within the NDA on the issue of development".
Lalu Prasad Yadav’s elder son attacked the state government over the recent spate of murders and lynching incidents, saying the government had failed in providing safety to ordinary citizens.
There was no crisis, but some differences, which have been mitigated. LJP, JD-U) and BJP will work towards winning, and we will get 40 seats, JD(U) spokesperson Sanjay Singh said.
The political tug-of-war had turned more intense when Yadav accused Kumar of 'snooping' into his activities and infringing on his privacy
Pappu Yadav, the firebrand MP from Madhepura and founder of the Jan Adhikar Party (JAP), finds himself in the middle of a dilemma as the 2019 Lok Sabha elections near.
Now, as the national vice-president of Bihar’s ruling Janata Dal(U), he speaks as a committed worker of the party and an ardent follower of party president and Chief Minister Nitish Kumar.
The JD(U) sticks to its original stand that the matter should be settled by the court or through mutual consent.
The RLSP is a BJP ally in Bihar and it had won three seats in the 2014 parliamentary polls.
RLSP had contested on three of Bihar's 40 Lok Sabha seats as part of NDA in the 2014 polls and won all the three, is reportedly seeking at least six seats this time.
Union minister Ram Vilas Paswan's daughter set to contest against him in Bihar's Hajipur Lok Sabha seat
Accusing Paswan of discriminating against his daughters, Asha Devi said she aims at defeating her father in the polls 'in the interests of the country's Dalits'.
Claiming that he respects Lalu, Pappu said none of the RJD chief’s family members wants him to come out of jail.
Bihar CM Nitish Kumar gives earful to police brass on soaring crime, asks them to act tough on trouble-makers
Expressing concern over recent attacks on police teams by antisocial elements during raids, the CM asked the police force to act tough on such people and conduct raids after thorough preparations.
Six killed in Bihar in four lynching incidents over five days; Opposition slams Nitish Kumar-led government
Meanwhile, the ruling JD(U) accused the main Opposition party RJD of having a hand in these incidents with the aim of maligning the chief minister's image.
JD(U) rakes up old charges of sexual harassment against Tejashwi Yadav, his brother and PA, dubs Delhi protest as 'stunt'
JD(U) leaders, referring to incidents in 2008, accused Rabri Devi of failure to ensure complete education of her sons and teaching them good moral conduct.