Will it be CM Nitish once again? A snapshot of Bihar polls 2020

In the first phase, voting will be conducted for 71 seats on October 28, the second phase for 94 seats will be on November 3, and the final one for 78 seats will be held on November 10. 

published on : 26th October 2020

Bihar elections: Asaduddin Owaisi slams RJD, JD(U) over CAA, NRC

Owaisi said the government should focus on issues such as education, employment and health rather than the CAA and the NRC.

published on : 25th October 2020

JD(U)-BJP slam Tejashwi Yadav for calling Nitish Kumar 'tired'

State minister Sanjay Kumar Jha hit back at Yadav, saying the chief minister is at least not a "Class 9 fail like him".

published on : 25th October 2020

Bihar Panchayati Raj minister Kapil Deo Kamat dies of COVID-19

The JD(U) MLA from Babubarhi assembly constituency was admitted to the hospital on October 1 after he tested positive for the disease.

published on : 16th October 2020

Congress dares BJP: Cancel Manju Verma's candidature in Bihar or quit alliance with JD(U)

Verma, after being named in the scandal, was removed as the women and child development minister in the Nitish Kumar-led NDA government in Bihar and expelled from JD(U)

published on : 8th October 2020

Ex-DGP Pandey cuts a sorry figure in politics, much like his predecessors

Bihar's Robinhood Pandey, as he is nicknamed, however, seemed undaunted by the party's decision as he asked his well-wishers to be patient.

published on : 8th October 2020

Ex-DGP of Bihar meets Nitish; speculations of joining politics intensify ahead of state polls

Gupteshwar Pandey however, insisted that he had walked down to the state headquarters of the JD(U), headed by thw Chief Minister, to "thank" Kumar for the trust reposed in him by the latter.

published on : 26th September 2020

JD-U vs RJD: Bihar arch rivals fight for Rajya Sabha Deputy Speaker post

Harivansh’s tenure as deputy chairman ended in April and he was re-elected to the House from Bihar.

published on : 11th September 2020

JD(U)'s Harivansh files nomination for Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman poll

The monsoon session of Parliament which is scheduled to begin from September 14 is slated to conclude on October 1.

published on : 9th September 2020

Bihar polls: Nitish kickstarts virtual campaign, says JD-U committed to development

In an oblique reference to RJD, the CM said people must remain alert to rhetoric from parties that had never done anything for Bihar's development.

published on : 7th September 2020

Bihar polls: RJD launches website, toll-free number for unemployed youths

The state government, led by Nitish Kumar, is playing politics instead of fulfilling the vacancies in government departments, said RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav.

published on : 5th September 2020

Make in Bihar app to boost Nitish Kumar's poll campaign in pandemic times

According to state Water Resource Minister Sanjay K Jha, party national president Nitish Kumar will address people through this app on September 7, kicking off the campaign for the elections. 

published on : 4th September 2020

Bihar polls 2020: Once considered close to Lalu, retired IPS officer joins JD-U

While Kumar had recently retired as DG, Home Guard and Fire Services,  Harshvardhan Singh was considered close to RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav.

published on : 29th August 2020

Opposition a spent force in Bihar, NDA will contest elections under Nitish Kumar's leadership: Nadda sounds poll bugle

Nadda's remarks at a virtual meet of the Bihar BJP comes amid a bitter war of words between Kumar's JD(U) and Chirag Paswan-headed LJP.

published on : 23rd August 2020

BJP sets target of winning three-fourth seats for NDA in Bihar assembly polls

State party president Sanjay Jaiswal made an appeal to 76 lakh party workers upto Panchayat level to ensure that the coalition achieves the mark.

published on : 22nd August 2020
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