Bihar CM

Nitish Kumar: Running strong despite twists and turns

In a political career spanning four decades, Kumar, 71, has kept at bay taints of corruption, nepotism and misgovernance, leaving critics with little except “opportunism” as a stick to be beaten with.

published on : 10th August 2022

Nitish Kumar has zero credibility, says Chirag Paswan; seeks President's Rule in Bihar

"Do you Nitish Kumar have any ideology or not? In the next polls, JD-U will get zero seats," Chirag Paswan said.

published on : 9th August 2022

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar agrees to socio-economic survey of all castes, communities in state

Talking to reporters after chairing an all-party meeting, Nitish Kumar said the necessary cabinet clearance for the mammoth exercise will be given soon.

published on : 1st June 2022

All-party meet on Bihar caste census on Friday

In a move that will force the BJP to take a clear stand on the sensitive issue of caste census, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has called an all-party meeting possibly on May 27.

published on : 24th May 2022

Stop fooling people: Rahul Gandhi’s swipe at government over oil prices

Former Congress chief Rahul Gandhi led his party’s attack on the fuel excise duty reduction, saying that the government should end fooling the people.

published on : 23rd May 2022

CBI registers fresh case against Lalu Prasad Yadav, searches 16 locations

The alleged land-for-jobs scam pertains to the period when Lalu Prasad Yadav was the railway minister in the UPA government, officials said.

published on : 20th May 2022

Five to be elected for Rajya Sabha from Bihar, JDU can send one member

Since the number of JDU's MLAs has reduced to 45 after the state assembly elections in 2020, JDU can send only one member to the Upper House.

published on : 14th May 2022

Days after he touched Nitish Kumar's feet, Chirag Pawan predicts another volte face by Bihar CM

Chirag Paswan asserted that Bihar CM Nitish Kumar's presence at RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav's Iftar feast was a proverbial straw in the wind, which could have wide political ramifications.

published on : 24th April 2022

It has nothing to do with politics: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar on his presence at RJD's Iftar

Nitish Kumar had on Friday attended a Dawat-e-Iftar organised by Rabri Devi, the former chief minister at her 10, Circular Road residence in Patna.

published on : 23rd April 2022

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar urges people to avoid confrontation during festivals

CM said, “Prayers have nothing to do with violence and each community must avoid confrontation during festivals. People from different communities have their own way of worshiping.”

published on : 19th April 2022

'Janata Malik hai', says Bihar CM Nitish Kumar about NDA bypoll debacle

A day after the ruling NDA lost a by-election to the opposition RJD, Bihar CM Nitish Kumar asserted that the will of people is supreme.

published on : 17th April 2022

Youth punches Nitish in hometown, detained

In a major security breach, a youth in his early 30s assaulted Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar when he had gone to pay tributes to the statue of a freedom fighter at Bakhtiyarpur near Patna on Sunda

published on : 28th March 2022

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar assaulted by a man in his hometown Bakhtiyarpur

CCTV footage shows the assailant, in his late 20s or early 30s, coming from behind and landing a blow on the septuagenarian's face.

published on : 27th March 2022

Rabri Devi blasts Bihar CM Nitish Kumar for stooping before Modi

Rabri said the video that went viral on social media showed Nitish Kumar virtually bending before the PM Narendra Modi at the swearing-in function in Lucknow. 

published on : 26th March 2022

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