Over 2,021 in line for MCD seats, parties in hectic campaign mode

Independents form maximum chunk with over 500 candidates filing papers; state election commission to complete scrutiny of nominations today

published on : 16th November 2022

BJP slams Nitish over Urdu row, says don’t create ‘Pakistan in Bihar’

Anand further said, “Days are not far when Urdu translators will be appointed in every police station.

published on : 5th November 2022

Nitish Kumar wary of helping RJD win bypolls

By-elections to two seats in Bihar where polling is due on November 3, was billed as a test of strength of the ruling grand alliance in the state led by Chief Minister Nitish Kumar.

published on : 31st October 2022

Prashant Kishor claims Nitish in touch with BJP, says don't be surprised if he joins hands with it again

The Janata Dal (United) slammed Kishor, with KC Tyagi noting that the Bihar chief minister has publicly announced that he will never again in his life join hands with the BJP.

published on : 19th October 2022

Allies of JD(U)-RJD government in Bihar seek bigger piece of power pie; to meet Nitish soon

CPIML(L) leader said leaders of allies of the grand alliance can be offered posts in commissions for human rights, scheduled castes and scheduled tribes, women and public service.

published on : 19th October 2022

BJP may pick Dalit or EBC face to lead party in Bihar

BJP is likely to appoint the next party chief in Bihar from the Schedule Castes (SCs) or the extremely backward classes (EBCs).

published on : 2nd October 2022

New, united anti-BJP front in the making for 2024 polls?

Seven parties are together in Bihar and the BJP is all alone, the Janata Dal (United) leader said, adding that the BJP can't win in the elections.

published on : 25th September 2022

Amit Shah on first Bihar trip since BJP's fallout with JD(U)

Keen watchers of politics are likely to be interested in the manner in which Shah breaks his silence over the matter.

published on : 23rd September 2022

'Nitish-Akhilesh tie-up can beat BJP in UP': JDU indicates new political equation in Hindi heartland

JD(U) president Rajiv Ranjan Singh alias Lalan also claimed that the party's workers in UP want Kumar, the de facto leader, to contest the next Lok Sabha polls in the adjoining state.

published on : 18th September 2022

No offer made to Prashant Kishor; he is working for BJP: JD(U) president

Kishor shot to fame in 2014 when his company IPAC handled the spectacularly successful campaign of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who was then the Gujarat CM

published on : 17th September 2022

Senior JD(U) leader Nikhil Mandal resigns from the party post citing personal reasons

Mandal, grandson of BP Mandal, has been holding the post of state JD (U) spokesperson since 2016.

published on : 12th September 2022

Days after Nitish-Mulayam meet, poster at SP office: 'UP+Bihar gayi Modi sarkar'

Samajwadi Party leader IP Singh, the man behind the banner, said Saturday Uttar Pradesh and Bihar have a history of initiating events that change the course of the country's politics.

published on : 10th September 2022

'Wrong information': JDU flays Bihar BJP chief over population growth rate figures

Jaiswal claimed that the population growth rate in Kishanganj and Araria districts was the 'highest in the world', due to the alleged high rate of influx of 'Bangladeshi infiltrators'.

published on : 10th September 2022

'United opposition a priority, not leadership': Nitish on taking on BJP in 2024 polls

Kumar’s response comes at a time when the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has sharpened its attack on his efforts to unite the Opposition parties.  

published on : 8th September 2022

Only 2.5 crore man-days: Jolt to Bihar government as Centre gives measly MNREGA allotment 

JD-U MLC and spokesperson Neeraj Kumar said it is shocking how the Centre discriminated against Bihar after Chief Minister Nitish Kumar walked out of the NDA.

published on : 7th September 2022

Neither 'claimant nor desirous' for PM's post, working for united Opposition: Nitish Kumar

It is time for the Left parties, the Congress and all regional parties to come together to form a united opposition, Kumar said amid speculation that his party is eying the leadership role for him.

published on : 6th September 2022

Nitish Kumar meets Rahul Gandhi in Delhi

Bihar Chief minister Nitish Kumar is likely to meet several Opposition leaders including the NCP's Sarad Pawar, the AAP's Arvind Kejriwal and JDS supremo H D Kumaraswamy.

published on : 5th September 2022

BJP can be bundled out for 50 seats in 2024, says Nitish ahead of his Opposition outreach in Delhi

Kumar made the averment in Patna while addressing a meeting of the state executive of his JD(U), which was followed shortly afterwards by the national executive.

published on : 3rd September 2022

‘Merger' of JD-U MLAs with BJP in Manipur may be challenged in court

Mohammad Abdul Nasir is the lone Manipur MLA left in the JD(U) but speculations are rife that he would follow suit.

published on : 3rd September 2022

Setback for Nitish Kumar as five of six JDU MLAs defect to BJP in Manipur

The five deserters are Khumukcham Joykisan Singh, Ngursangiur Sanate, Md Achab Uddin, Thangjam Arunkumar and LM Khaute.

published on : 3rd September 2022
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