Rashtriya Janata Dal

Entry of 4 AIMIM MLAs props RJD as single largest party

The Rashtriya Janata Dal  (RJD), the main opposition party in Bihar, received a shot in the arm on Wednesday when four MLAs of Asaduddin Owaisi`s AIMIM joined the party.

published on : 30th June 2022

Congress must unite all Opposition parties in fight against misuse of central agencies: Shivanand Tiwary

He alleged that besides Congress, the NDA government is using agencies to target other opposition parties and their leaders as part of its agenda of 'political vendetta'.

published on : 14th June 2022

Bihar: Special court convicts RJD MLA in arms recovery case

The court will pronounce the punishment of Anant Kumar Singh, in the case related to the recovery of prohibited arms from his ancestral village, on June 21.

published on : 14th June 2022

Lalu Prasad asks court to release passport; plans to go abroad for kidney transplant

The 73-year-old Prasad on April 22 was granted bail by Jharkhand High Court in the Doranda Treasury Case involving embezzlement of over Rs 139 crore.

published on : 6th June 2022

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar pooh-poohs RJD's 'report card' to be released on Sunday

Nitish said that one should see how much work had been done since he became chief minister in 2005, he stated. Anyway, every party has a right to express its views, he added.

published on : 4th June 2022

RJD leaves allies sore over 'unilateral' announcement of candidates for council polls

The tumult follows announcement by the RJD, on the previous day, that it was contesting only three out of the seven seats that are set to fall vacant following the retirement of members.

published on : 31st May 2022

RJD’s Lalu nominates daughter Misa, ex-MLA Faiyaz Ahmad for Rajya Sabha polls

In 2016, Lalu had sent Misa to Rajya Sabha for the first time after she was defeated in the 2014 Lok Sabha election by the party rebel Ram Kripal Yadav from Patliputra constituency.

published on : 27th May 2022

CBI action against Lalu as mobilisation against BJP happening in Bihar: RJD

The CBI case, he alleged, was like a "dead bird" which has been given a new life as Tejashwi Yadav has been working to rally masses over real issues such as unemployment and caste census.

published on : 20th May 2022

Will Amit Shah's visit revive political fortune of BJP in Bihar's Shahabad?

Shahabad region had gone to the polls in the first phase of the last assembly election and the Grand Alliance (GA) led by RJD had done well in that phase.

published on : 23rd April 2022

RJD worker shot dead in Bihar's Vaishali district within 24 hours of MLC poll results

Hajipur Sadar sub-divisional police officer (SDPO) Raghav Dayal said prima facie a dispute over transactions of money during the recently concluded election was the reason behind the murder.

published on : 8th April 2022

RJD building bridges with two disgruntled BJP allies 

Tejashwi thanked Chirag for lending his support to the RJD candidate Subodh Kumar from Hajipur in the Legislative Council election.

published on : 6th April 2022

Distribution of free tickets of 'The Kashmir Files' to lawmakers: Bihar assembly sees uproar

The opposition legislators tore the tickets soon after they were distributed in the House.

published on : 28th March 2022

Reunification of old Janata Dal on cards in Bihar

Devendra announced the merger of his Samajwadi Janata Dal (Democratic) with RJD and said it was time to strengthen the hands of Tejashwi, who is spearheading the fight against BJP in the state.

published on : 24th March 2022

NDA ally leader Amar Paswan joins RJD ahead of Bihar MLC polls

Amar is likely to be fielded as RJD candidate from the Bochaha seat. late Musafir Paswan had won the Assembly polls in 2020 on the symbol of VIP led by Mukesh Sahani.

published on : 22nd March 2022

Sharad Yadav' LJD to merge with RJD on March 20

RJD chief Lalu Prasad had quit Janata Dal in 1997 to form his own party over his differences with its leadership as the probe against fodder scam, in which he was a main accused, gathered pace.

published on : 17th March 2022
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