FIR lodged against Bihar minister for coming to vote wearing mask with BJP's lotus symbol

Prem Kumar, who is the MLA from Gaya, came to cast his vote wearing a mask with the party's lotus symbol. Officials on poll duty caught the minister in a clear cut violation of the code of conduct.

28 Oct 2020

Defeat those who want to push Bihar into jungle raj once again: PM Modi at Darbhanga rally

He said that on one side the NDA is standing with the resolve to build a self-reliant Bihar while on the other side, there are people who are eyeing the money of the state's development projects

28 Oct 2020

Bihar polls 2020: Nitish’s Lalu barb touches raw nerve as Political propriety goes for a toss

On Monday at an election rally in Vaishali, Nitish took potshots at Lalu’s family with his “eight-nine” children jibe.

28 Oct 2020

Bihar elections: MGNREGA crusader gets backing of rural folks, activists 

The candidate is a Class 7 dropout electrician-turned-MGNREGA activist, Sanjay Sahni. He is in fray from Kurhani assembly seat in Muzaffarpur as an independent candidate.

26 Oct 2020

In poll-bound Bihar, now LJP chief Chirag Paswan promises grand Sita temple if voted to power

Elaborating his promise, Chirag said Mother Sita symbolises the divine power of women and empowerment.

26 Oct 2020

10 lakh jobs, 200 MGNREGA man-days: RJD releases Bihar poll manifesto; RLSP focuses on education

RJD leader Tejashawi Yadav assured that each and every promise made by the party would be fulfiled if the Grand alliance is voted to power.

25 Oct 2020

Bihar polls 2020: Reject those who nurtured goons, says PM Modi, raps obstructionist Opposition 

Bihar battleground heats up with back-to-back rallies by Modi and Rahul; prime minister criticises RJD, seeks repeat mandate for Nitish for restoring the rule of law in the state

24 Oct 2020

At Bihar rally, Rahul Gandhi asks PM Modi when land occupied by China will be recovered

Speaking at his first election rally in poll-bound Bihar on Friday at the same time PM Modi was addressing his second rally in Gaya, Gandhi alleged that the PLA has grabbed 1200 sq km in Ladakh

23 Oct 2020

Time of 'lantern' is gone now: PM Modi attacks Opposition ahead of Bihar polls

Modi said that when Nitish realised that working with the RJD-led Grand alliance would push Bihar 15 years back, he quit the alliance and the BJP again supported him to continue developing the state.

23 Oct 2020

RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav's estranged daughter-in-law seeks votes for JDU candidate

Tej Pratap Yadav's estranged wife Aishwarya Rai took everyone by surprise on Wednesday when she touched CM Nitish Kumar's feet in the election meeting at Parsa.

22 Oct 2020

'Bihar first, Bihari first': LJP chief Chirag Paswan renews attack on CM Nitish Kumar before polls

Chirag unveiled vision document of his party 'Bihar first Bihari first' promising setting up a youth commission, creating portal for providing employment and promoting dairy on Denmark's lines.

22 Oct 2020

2020 Bihar polls: Turncoats get party tickets, pitted against their former party's candidates

The JDU is facing more challenges from party rebels than other parties and recently 19 rebel leaders were expelled by JDU for next six years.

22 Oct 2020

Article 370, Ladakh standoff: BJP back to patriotic card in poll-bound Bihar

Rajnath spoke at length about the sacrifices of Bihar Regiment’s brave soldiers in the stand-off with China in eastern Ladakh, the abrogation of Article 370 and Pakistan-backed terrorism.

22 Oct 2020

Record seizure of liquor in dry Bihar ahead of assembly elections, illegal gold, cash also found

Not just liquor, but a record seizure of unaccounted cash has also been reported by the department.

21 Oct 2020

Ahead of Bihar polls, demand for bulletproof jackets, SUVs shoot up

During 2015 assembly elections, around 200 SUVs were made bulletproof while 20 were sent during the 2019 Lok Sabha polls. 

21 Oct 2020