Tag: Lok Janshakti Party

Ram Vilas Paswan’s birth anniversary: An occasion for LJP factions to flex their muscles

The battle for Ram Vilas Paswans legacy is being played out as his son Chirag and brother Pashupati Kumar Paras, heading two rival factions of...

Chirag Paswan dodges queries about prospects at Centre; continues tirade against Nitish Kumar

Patna: Lok Janshakti Party chief Chirag Paswan on Tuesday dodged queries about the likelihood of his joining the Union council of ministers, in which his...

Chirag dodges queries about prospects at Centre; continues tirade against Nitish | India News

PATNA: Lok Janshakti Party chief Chirag Paswan on Tuesday dodged queries about the likelihood of his joining the Union council of ministers, in which his...

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

NEW DELHI: With questions being raised about the Lok Janshakti Party‘s prospects after it won only one seat in the Bihar assembly polls, party sources...

View: Has Bihar moved on from basics to employment creation in agriculture and industrialisation?

This was, perhaps, the first time that Bihar saw so many assembly seats fight such close contests. This signifies that despite a wider anti-incumbency against...

LJP cheated NDA; Modi biggest reason for our Bihar victory: Bhupender Yadav | India News

NEW DELHI: A day after the BJP-JD(U) alliance won assembly polls in Bihar, the BJP’s general secretary and the state in-charge Bhupender Yadav on Wednesday...

BJP tops with 66% strike rate, will get more power play | India News

PATNA/NEW DELHI: A Narendra Modi-fired NDA was on course to claw out a slender win in Bihar, beating back a spirited challenge from Tejashwi Yadav...

Bihar records 8.13% voter turnout till 10 am in final phase of Assembly polls | India News

PATNA: Bihar recorded a voter turnout of 8.13 per cent till 10 am as the polling is underway for the third and final phase of...

Bihar polls: PM Modi urges voters to participate in ‘holy festival’ of democracy, set new voting record | India News

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday appealed to the people of Bihar to participate in the “holy festival of democracy” in greater numbers...

View: To win Bihar, NDA has to erase recent memories of hardships and revive older ones of Jungle Raj

The more things change, the more they stay the same. In the months immediately after the outbreak of Covid-19, much was expected to change —...

Modi mocks Cong’s contracting clout in Parliament, says people punishing it for false promises | India News

FORBESGANJ/SAHARSA: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday mocked the Congress for its shrinking numbers in the two Houses of Parliament which have dropped below 100,...

NDA hopes to ride reach of welfare packages, Modi’s appeal to score over Oppn | India News

MUZAFFARPUR/DARBHANGA: The smooth highway coursing through Muzaffarpur into Mithilanchal is not only a gateway to a distinct cultural landscape but also a region of changed...

‘I’m glad BJP agrees with us on unemployment’ | India News

RJD’s Tejashwi Yadav doesn’t regret his party’s earlier alliance with JD(U) that made possible forNitish Kumar to become the state’s CM. He also tells Rohan...

Bihar elections: Lots at stake for Nitish, as Tejashwi could make it a close fight

By Neerja Chowdhury Till a few weeks ago, most observers had predicted the return of chief minister Nitish Kumar for a fourth term, even though...

Phase I of Bihar polls will show which way the wind blows

Polling for the Bihar elections will kick off on Wednesday when people cast their vote in 71 of the 243 Assembly seats in the first...

Confident of two-thirds majority; providing jobs priority, will nullify Centre’s farm laws: Tejashwi | India News

NEW DELHI/PATNA: Confident of the ‘Mahagathbandhan’ getting two-thirds majority in the Bihar polls, RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav on Tuesday said providing jobs to unemployed youth...

Bihar elections: PM Modi and Bihar CM Nitish Kumar to address a joint rally in Sasaram and Gaya on Friday

PATNA: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar are expected to send out a strong message to the rebels as well as...

Was anything done for women apart from putting wife on CM chair: Nitish continues to attack Lalu | India News

NABINGAR/DINARA: Taking a swipe at his bete noire Lalu Prasad, chief minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday said during 15 years of RJD rule in Bihar...

Bihar BJP cracks down on rebels, expels 9 leaders including those contesting on LJP tickets

Patna: The BJP in Bihar on Monday expelled its nine leaders, including a sitting member of the outgoing assembly and two former MLAs, for entering...

National flag to fly at half mast today as mark of respect to Ram Vilas Paswan | India News

NEW DELHI: As a mark of respect to Cabinet Minister Ram Vilas Paswan, who passed away on Thursday, the Union Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA)...

Ram Vilas Paswan, Dalit face at the Centre, dies after long innings | India News

NEW DELHI: Food and consumer affairs minister Ram Vilas Paswan, one of India’s tallest Dalit politicians with a long innings in public life, died on...

Ram Vilas Paswan: A kingmaker who outlasted many kings

NEW DELHI: In politics people you support may forget you sometimes but if you attack a group, then they will never forget and forgive you,...

NDA power equation may go for a reset in Bihar after polls

NEW DELHI: With the BJP and the JD(U) contesting nearly equal number of seats in the Bihar assembly polls, the saffron party is looking at...

People of Bihar don’t want Nitish Kumar back as CM; state needs BJP-led govt: Chirag Paswan

Anti-incumbency against Chief Minister Nitish Kumar‘s 15-year-old rule in Bihar is stronger that what Lalu Prasad Yadav-led RJD regime faced in 2005, LJP president Chirag...

Bihar NDA to get RLSP in its fold ‘in a day or two’ | India News

PATNA: The form and shape of NDA in Bihar is poised for a change soon, even as the notification for the first phase of assembly...