Bihar polls 2020

Assembly polls decoded: BJP's strong shows tied to lesser Muslim MLAs

Take, for instance, the Karnataka elections in 2018 and Uttar Pradesh in 2017. In both states, the BJP did well and the number of Muslim MLAs dived.

published on : 23rd November 2020

Bihar defeat fallout: State Congress leaders offer resignation, demand comprehensive review of party's poor poll show

The sources said All India Congress Committee (AICC) in-charge for Bihar Shaktisinh Gohil and other leaders have sent their resignations to the party high-command.

published on : 19th November 2020

What generosity! Sena taunts BJP over 'sacrifice' of giving CM's post to JD(U)

An editorial in Sena mouthpiece 'Saamana' also wondered how long Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar will hold ground under the "burden of favour" and if he will take a new route.

published on : 18th November 2020

Nitish Kumar allocates portfolios among cabinet members, retains home

Deputy Chief Minister Tar Kishore Prasad was given finance, commercial tax, environment, forestry and climate change and information technology.

published on : 17th November 2020

Bihar rejected 'goonda raj', voted for development: JP Nadda

Inaugurating six party offices in Odisha, Nadda said the people of Bihar gave their "stamp of approval" to the development agenda of the Narendra Modi government at the Centre.

published on : 17th November 2020

'Hope you remain NDA CM': Chirag's swipe in congratulating Nitish

Paswan also said that he was sending a copy of the LJP's manifesto to the 69-year-old chief minister so that he could work on some of the promises made in it.

published on : 16th November 2020

'NDA family will work together for progress of Bihar': PM Modi congratulates CM Nitish Kumar

In a tweet, Modi also assured the JD(U) leader of all possible support from the Centre for the state's welfare.

published on : 16th November 2020

Nitish Kumar sworn in as Bihar CM for fourth consecutive term; Renu Devi first woman deputy CM

The NDA has secured a 125-seat majority in the 243-seat strong Bihar Legislative Assembly of which BJP won on 74 seats, JD(U) on 43 while eight seats were won by two other NDA constituents.

published on : 16th November 2020

After poor show in Bihar polls, Karti Chidambaram pitches for introspection in Congress

He asserted that the high command was serious about introspection as well as a thorough analysis of the results.

published on : 16th November 2020

RJD-helmed Grand Alliance to boycott Nitish Kumar's oath-taking ceremony

RJD, which is spearheading the five-party Mahagathbandhan, and its allies- Congress, CPI-ML, CPI and CPI(M)- have decided to remain away from the swearing-in function of Kumar.

published on : 16th November 2020

Will Bihar have two Deputy CMs? BJP's Tarkishore Prasad, Renu Devi emerge as top contenders 

Tarkishore Prasad and Renu Devi, who were elected as the leader and the deputy leader of BJP legislature party on Sunday, are said to be in the contention for the posts.

published on : 16th November 2020

As its fate hangs in balance, LJP claims it proved its worth in Bihar

The LJP, which had two seats in the outgoing assembly, won only one seat while the BJP emerged victorious in 74.

published on : 15th November 2020

Delay in finalising seat-sharing hurt 'Mahagathbandhan' in Bihar: Tariq Anwar

Senior Congress leader Tariq Anwar said the Bihar poll results were definitely below the party's expectations.

published on : 15th November 2020

COVID: Nearly 160 tonnes of biomedical waste generated during Bihar polls

On polling day, the workers would place two yellow-coloured dustbins per polling station for disposal of used masks, gloves and sanitiser bottles.

published on : 15th November 2020

Bihar council polls: JD(U), BJP, CPI win 2 seats each; Congress, Independent bag 1

The polling for the seats, which fell vacant in May, was deferred by a few months due to the COVID-19 pandemic and held on October 22.

published on : 14th November 2020
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