RCP Singh

'All options open, including joining BJP': RCP Singh amid verbal volleys between saffron party, Grand Alliance

The former Union minister also lashed out at Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for the latest political u-turn that saw the de facto JD(U) leader dumping the BJP and realigning with the 'Mahagathbandhan'.

published on : 18th August 2022

Shah refutes Nitish's claim on RCP Singh's induction in Union Cabinet

Shah said the Janata Dal (United) leader had spoken to him on his party's representation in the Cabinet ahead of its expansion in July last year.

published on : 17th August 2022

'Had sought four Union Cabinet berths in 2019, BJP did not agree': Nitish lashes out at saffron party

He also asserted that the induction of his former close aide RCP Singh last year did not have his consent.

published on : 12th August 2022

Sulking JD(U) says it won’t join the Centre, alleges plot to weaken Nitish

In 2019, Nitish had announced that the party would stay away from the Union cabinet. “We still stick to our earlier stand,” he said.

published on : 8th August 2022

Power games: Nitish’s JD(U) apprehends Sena-like split bid

The Janata Dal (United) leadership in Bihar suspects that its ally and coalition partner in the state, the BJP, may use former Union minister RCP Singh to split the JD(U).

published on : 8th August 2022

RCP Singh, facing heat over graft charge, quits Janata Dal-United

He resigned from Union cabinet days before his term in the Upper House came to an end on July 7.

published on : 7th August 2022

Nitish Kumar's 'hanuman' RCP Singh quits JD-U after corruption charges

The charges of corruption were levelled by two leaders of his home district Nalanda, a charge denied by Singh.

published on : 6th August 2022

Nitish's JD-U serves show cause notice on ex-party president, seeks details of land deals

RCP Singh, a former IAS officer and ex-union minister, was once a close aide of Nitish and nominated to the Rajya Sabha twice.

published on : 6th August 2022

'Nitish is the undisputed leader in JDU': Party raps RCP Singh loyalists for calling him future CM

JD(U) national general secretary and Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's close aide Sanjay Kumar Jha warned that those raising such slogans would be deemed as outsiders.

published on : 30th July 2022

'It's now proven that RCP Singh became minister without JDU's consent': Nitish aide

Ashok Choudhary also upbraided Singh for making the self-righteous claim that he owed his meteoric rise in politics to his own abilities.

published on : 9th July 2022

Union Ministers Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, RCP Singh resign amid Vice President buzz

Prime Minister Modi is learnt to have lauded both Union ministers Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi and Ram Chandra Prasad Singh's work during the Cabinet meeting today.

published on : 6th July 2022

Union minister RCP Singh has not joined party: BJP

There was speculation about Singh's next course of action after JD(U) top brass denied him Rajya Sabha ticket despite being the minister from the party's quota.

published on : 4th July 2022

Ripples in JD-U: Jibe at RCP; 4 close to RCP Singh sacked

Causing more embarrassment to RCP, Kushwaha said his role in the party has not been decided yet.

published on : 15th June 2022

'RCP Singh should heed message and resign from Union Cabinet': Kushwaha

JD(U) Parliamentary Board Chairman Upendra Kushwaha was responding to queries by reporters about Singh, whose Rajya Sabha term expires in July.

published on : 15th June 2022

Union minister RCP Singh may lose his Patna bungalow in addition to Cabinet berth

A notification was issued by the Building Construction Department earlier this week stating that the ministerial bungalow 07, Strand Road, will be allotted to the state's chief secretary.

published on : 11th June 2022

After Rajya Sabha snub, Union minister RCP Singh now loses state bungalow in Patna

A political analyst said that RCP will be dropped from Narendra Modi's cabinet after his term expires on July 7.

published on : 10th June 2022

RCP Singh’s Modi Cabinet berth hangs in balance as JDU ditches its party veteran

After JD-U denied him nomination to Rajya Sabha in the upcoming election, the lone minister of the party in the Union cabinet, RCP Singh’s continuation in the position has become a question mark.

published on : 31st May 2022

RCP Singh does not need to resign as minister right now: Nitish Kumar

The JD(U) has fielded its Jharkhand unit chief Kheeru Mahto while the BJP has considered Satish Chandra Dubey for a second consecutive term besides giving ticket to its Bihar unit secretary.

published on : 30th May 2022

Snubbed by JDU, Union minister RCP Singh to seek PM's advice on continuing in Cabinet

Singh, however, swore by his loyalty towards Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, the de facto leader of the JD(U).

published on : 30th May 2022

JDU names Kheeru Mahto as Rajya Sabha poll candidate, snubs Union Minister RCP Singh

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar refused to re-nominate his one-time close aide and Union Minister RCP Singh which is likely to have repercussions for the party.

published on : 30th May 2022
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