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Bihar: Upendra Kushwaha’s RLSP lands on verge of split as its Bihar legislators choose to stay with NDA

Both the Rashtriya Lok Samata Party (RLSP) MLAs-- Sudhanshu Shekhar and Lalan Paswan-- and its lone MLC-Sanjiv Singh Shyam- made a statement to this effect at a joint press conference here.

published on : 15th December 2018

President Ram Nath Kovind​ accepts RLSP chief Upendra Kushwaha​'s resignation

Kushwaha, who is the second BJP ally to quit the Modi government after the Telugu Desam Party (TDP), said in a long letter that the Union Cabinet "has been reduced to a mere rubber stamp".

published on : 11th December 2018

RLSP’s two Bihar MLAs defy Upendra Kushwaha, say they will continue with NDA

The two MLAs – Lalan Paswan and Sudhanshu Shekhar – claimed the party chief’s decision to walk out of NDA was not supported by a majority of the party’s rank and file.

published on : 10th December 2018

Soaring ambition, cold vibes with Nitish Kumar behind Upendra Kushwaha’s exit from NDA

The new NDA government Kumar formed with BJP and its three Bihar allies – RLSP, LJP and HAM – gave one cabinet berth to an LJP leader and none to RLSP.

published on : 10th December 2018

Former NDA ally Upendra Kushwaha accuses PM Modi of betraying backward classes

Kushwaha, whose break-up with the BJP was expected, sharply attacked Modi on a host of issues in his resignation letter, which was also released to the media.

published on : 10th December 2018

Disgruntled RLSP chief and Union Minister Upendra Kushwaha quits Modi government over Bihar seat-sharing deal

Kushwaha, who was a Minister of State of the Union HRD Department, has been targeting the BJP and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, a key ally of the ruling party, for weeks.

published on : 10th December 2018

Upendra Kushwaha expected to quit BJP-led NDA today

The RLSP chief has been upset with the BJP after it asserted that the RLSP would not be given more than two seats in the 2019 Lok Sabha election.

published on : 10th December 2018

Upendra Kushwaha slams BJP, vows to uproot Bihar’s JD(U)-led government as RLSP readies to exit NDA

Kushwaha had said that the number of seats the party was offered was not respectable and asked the BJP to do a rethink by November 30.

published on : 6th December 2018

Upendra Kushwaha’s RLSP finally turns against BJP, set to leave NDA today

A formal announcement of RLSP’s exit from NDA is all set to be made at the party’s open-house conference at Motihari in Bihar’s East Champaran district on Thursday.

published on : 5th December 2018

RLSP chief Upendra Kushwaha targets Bihar CM Nitish Kumar on state’s education system, will sit on fast

Kushwaha said RLSP would stay in NDA if the state government accepts the party’s demands for reforms in education.

published on : 3rd December 2018

2019 Lok Sabha polls: Upendra Kushwaha mocked by JD(U) over 25-point charter of demands

Upendra Kushwaha made a statement to this effect on Saturday night while talking to a local news channel amid speculations that he might announce his exit from the NDA.

published on : 2nd December 2018

Bihar: Upendra Kushwaha’s RLSP looks set to quit NDA; final decision likely in December 6 conference

Kushwaha on Saturday mounted a veiled attack on BJP for ignoring his demand for more than three seats to contest in next year’s Lok Sabha polls.

published on : 1st December 2018

Upendra Kushwaha says he will further speak on NDA seat-sharing only after November 30

The recent announcement of BJP and the JD(U) fighting equal number of a total of 40 Lok Sabha seats in Bihar has reportedly left it to settle for a lower number of seats in the coalition.

published on : 22nd November 2018

2019 Lok Sabha election: BJP says there's no ultimatum by RLSP on seat-sharing

The RLSP chief and Union Minister Upendra Kushwaha had Saturday given an ultimatum to the BJP to conclude seat-sharing talks by November 30.

published on : 18th November 2018

BJP seat offer for Lok Sabha election 'not respectable': Upendra Kushwaha

The RLSP chief is at loggerheads with Nitish Kumar over the Bihar chief minister's recent remarks against him.

published on : 17th November 2018
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