Bihar Politics

Prashant Kishor identifies concentration of power in some families as bane of Bihar politics

Former election strategist Prashant Kishor on Sunday asserted that a state of 'inertia' has scourged politics in Bihar.

published on : 29th May 2022

Bihar political activity set to increase as Lalu Prasad Yadav arrives in Patna

RJD national president Lalu Prasad is expected to arrive in Patna on Tuesday to announce the Rajya Sabha candidates in the evening.

published on : 24th May 2022

BJP may try to split JD(U), Congress and bring in own CM in Bihar, says Left leader

"It will do a UP (Uttar Pradesh) in Bihar," CPIML (Liberation) General Secretary Dipankar Bhattacharya predicted, referring to the way Bahujan Samaj Party and Congress were split in the late 1990s.

published on : 11th May 2022

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar denies any link to Prashant Kishor's cryptic tweet

JDU spokesperson Arvind Nishad said that it was unknown what Kishor would do in Bihar now as he left doing something for the state after initiating some steps.

published on : 3rd May 2022

'Time to go to the Real Masters': Prashant Kishor's cryptic tweet sets political speculation abuzz

Kishor reached Patna on Sunday with a message to the political world to start a new 'swarajya' (people governance).

published on : 2nd May 2022

WATCH| Bihar BJP MLA sits on SHO's chair in police station demanding case diary

In the video, the politician is seen sitting on the SHO's chair and demanding a station diary from the officer and is also seen shouting at the officers to call the station manager.

published on : 2nd April 2022

Former Bihar CM Rabri Devi dismisses rumours that Lalu Prasad Yadav will step down as RJD chief

Prasad, who spends most of his time in the national capital, under strict medical supervision for a number of ailments relating to his heart and kidneys, is expected to fly down for a function.

published on : 4th February 2022

Congress' exit from alliance with RJD move to revive party in Bihar

The Congress Party is staking claim on the Kusheshwar Asthan Assembly seat in Darbhanga, elections for which will be held on October 30.

published on : 23rd October 2021

LJP dispute: Chirag Paswan, Pashupati Paras factions allotted separate names, poll symbols by EC

The EC had said both the groups were free to choose the names of their liking, including, if they so desire, linkage with their parent party Lok Janshakti Party.

published on : 5th October 2021

Will Kanhaiya Kumar's induction into Congress lead to 'cold war' with Tejashwi in Bihar? 

Whatever be the reason, Kanhaiya's induction into the Congress has caused ripples within the RJD and the political corridors of Bihar. 

published on : 1st October 2021

Chirag Paswan's LJP suffers jolt as senior leader Vinod Kumar Singh joins JD(U)

Singh was considered close to Chirag Paswan in chalking out the political strategies of the party, even after the recent leadership coup that was executed against Chirag Paswan within the party.

published on : 20th September 2021

Chirag Paswan's LJP to fight Bihar bypolls against JDU

RJD - the principal opposition party has also decided to put up candidates in both seats.

published on : 17th September 2021

INLD chief’s outreach puts Nitish Kumar in Catch 22 situation

The Jind event comes at a time when certain sections of the JD(U) have been making the Nitish-as-PM pitch.

published on : 11th September 2021

Tejashwi Yadav, Chirag Paswan meet sets off Bihar rumour mills

This has not only gotten the rumour mills churning, but also hinted that a tightrope walk awaits the NDA, especially the JD(U).

published on : 9th September 2021

Dr Nikhil Anand interview: 'How many OBC leaders have RJD, SP produced beyond their family till date?'

Dr Nikhil Anand, a social-justice thinker and the national general secretary of the OBC Morcha of the BJP speaks to TNIE on the party’s stance on social justice and caste census.

published on : 30th August 2021
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