Rajesh Kumar Thakur  

Here's why RJD MLA landed up with a BP machine at Bihar Assembly

Donning his apron, Dr Raushan told the media that he has come to the assembly with these devices to protest against Nitish Kumar "who frequently loses his cool these days." 

10 Mar 2021

Bihar officials share experience with five poll-bound states on how to conduct polls amid Covid safely

Officials will share the strategy used for booth-managements, force deployments, adherence to safety protocols and distribution of safety kits among the poll personnel. 

30 Jan 2021

AIMIM MLAs meeting with Bihar CM Nitish Kumar sparks speculations

The meeting comes in the wake of the return of BJP's senior Muslim face Shahnawaz Hussain through the state legislative council election.

29 Jan 2021

After Assam, JDU likely to go it alone in Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections

The JDU will try to consolidate its position in the eastern part of Uttar Pradesh more than other parts primarily because of the areas being close to Bihar border. 

28 Jan 2021

JDU in vindictive mood over Arunachal MLAs defection to BJP

Thoug h,the JD-U leaders have avoided coming directly against the Arunachal Pradesh development in which six out of seven MLAs defected to BJP, the JDU will not let it passed as usual.

27 Dec 2020

Bihar: Gadkari inaugurates bridge over Sone river, says Rs 30,000 crore road projects underway in state

The minister was addressing a virtual event after inaugurating Koilwar bridge over built at a cost of Rs 266 crore.

10 Dec 2020

Movie made by Bihar driver's son makes it to corona short film festival

'The Mask' has been directed and scripted by Santu Kumar, along with other children of Kilkari namely Santy Kumar, Rahul Kumar, Jeetu Kumar, and Rahul Raj Gupta.

30 Nov 2020

BJP's Vijay Sinha elected Speaker of Bihar Assembly amid Opposition ruckus

Sinha, who was the candidate of the ruling NDA, got 126 votes as against 114 polled in favour of RJDs Awadh Bihari Chaudhary who was fielded by the opposition Grand Alliance.

26 Nov 2020

NDA, Mahagathbandhan candidates file nomination for Speaker post of Bihar Assmebly

The NDA has declared BJP MLA Bijay Sinha's name as the candidate while Mahagathbandhan has declared RJD MLA Awadh Bihari Chaudhary as its candidate for the Speaker post.

25 Nov 2020

Violence in Munger after youth’s death in alleged police firing; poll panel removes SP, DM

A man was shot during the Durga idol immersion ceremony in Munger after clashes broke out due to the slow pace of the procession.

30 Oct 2020

Small shopkeepers, youths, farmers angry with PM Modi, CM Nitish: Rahul Gandhi

He said the people of Bihar gave 15 years to Nitish Kumar as chief minister and six years to Modi as Prime Minister yet "Bihar is the poorest state".

29 Oct 2020

Bihar elections: PM Modi calls Tejashwi Yadav 'yuvraj' of 'jungle raj'

He cautioned people against those who were responsible for kushasan (bad governance) in Bihar

29 Oct 2020

Bihar polls: Nitish 'Mr Cool' Kumar faces election heat as Tejashwi steps up attack

A slipper was also flung towards him by some protestors while he was going towards his helicopter after completing speech at an election meeting in Sakra in Muzaffarpur district.

27 Oct 2020

INTERVIEW| Will hit bull's eye, 'josh' is quite high in Bihar politics: BJP candidate Shreyasi Singh

Shreyasi is the first woman CWG gold medallist of Indian national team and now contesting in the Bihar assembly election from Jamui seat on the ticket of BJP.

24 Oct 2020

Nitish's behaviour has been unfair towards Chirag Paswan: Tejashwi shows sympathy towards LJP chief

Yadav scion also threw a challenge to Nitish Kumar for a debate on any achievement by the JD(U) government in the past 15 years.

20 Oct 2020

In a first, EC appoints transgender woman as presiding officer for Bihar polls

The 32-year-old gold medallist law graduate from Patna University is also the first transgender in the state who has been working with a nationalized bank since 2015. 

04 Oct 2020

Bihar polls: RJD to provide 10 lakh govt jobs if voted to power, says Tejashwi Yadav

Assembly elections will be held in three phases in Bihar on October 28, November 3 and 7.

28 Sep 2020

Bid to smuggle Asain lizard 'Tokay Gecko' foiled by forest officials in Patna, two wildlife traffickers held

The tokay Gecko is also supposed to have descended from the family group of dragons and that's why it is an ingredient in traditional Chinese medicine known as "Ge Jie".

18 Sep 2020

Raghuvansh Prasad Singh writes to Bihar CM, asks him to bring ordinance regarding amendment of MNREGA law

The former RJD national vice president also demanded Kumar to 'bring back the begging bowl or 'bhikshapatra' of Lord Buddha from Afghanistan'.

12 Sep 2020

Setback for RJD ahead of Bihar polls as party Vice President Raghuvansh Prasad Singh quits

In a letter to jailed RJD supremo Lalu Prasad, party's national vice president and former Union Minister Raghuvansh Prasad Singh wrote he was quitting the party.

11 Sep 2020

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