Tag: Rashtriya Janata Dal

Sushil Modi releases audio of Lalu ‘luring’ Bihar BJP MLA | India News

PATNA: Former Bihar deputy CM Sushil Kumar Modi on Wednesday released an alleged audio clip of jailed RJD chief Lalu Prasad asking BJP’s MLA from...

RJD veteran Shivanand Tiwari stirs hornet’s nest with Rahul criticism, Congress hits back

PATNA: The Congress‘ dismal performance in the Bihar assembly elections has drawn biting criticism from ally RJD, with party veteran leader Shivanand Tiwari saying the...

Fresh young faces likely to get cabinet berth in NDA-led government in Bihar

Patna: Speculation has intensified across the media and political circles over the formation of the National Democratic Alliance (NDA)-led government in Bihar as well as...

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...

Red flag flies high in Bihar polls, CPI(ML) wins 5 seats, leads in 7

New Delhi: With a win in five seats and leads in 11 others, the CPI(ML) is all set for an impressive performance in the Bihar...

BJP to meet same electoral fate as Trump: Mehbooba Mufti

Jammu: PDP president Mehbooba Mufti on Monday attacked the BJP policies, asserting that “the party will meet the same fate as the outgoing US president...

In Jokihat, late Seemanchal stalwart Taslimuddin’s sons fight it out for his legacy

Jokihat: In a battle for claiming the legacy of RJD leader and former Union minister Mohammed Taslimuddin, two of his sons have entered the fray...

NDA has ensured free grains for poor till Chhath Puja, says PM Modi | India News

CHHAPRA: The NDA government has ensured free grains for the poor till Chhath Puja, said Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday while adding that the...

‘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...

Pak minister’s admission revealed truth of Pulwama attack, silenced govt critics: Rajnath Singh | India News

BHAGALPUR: Defence minister Rajnath Singh Friday said that a Pakistani minister’s admission of his country’s involvement in the 2019 Pulwama attack has revealed the truth...

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...

Nitish faces protest at public meeting; slams RJD | India News

SAKRA/MAHUA/MAHNAR/KANTI: A slipper was flung towards chief minister Nitish Kumar by some protestors while he was going towards his helicopter after completing speech at an...

BJP questions Cong’s silence at girl’s ‘rape’, killing in Punjab, targets Tejashwi too | India News

NEW DELHI: The BJP hit out at Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Saturday for their “selective outrage” in cases of atrocities...

Lalu coming out on bail on November 9, Nitish’s farewell next day: Tejashwi | India News

HISUA: RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav Friday asserted his father and party supremo Lalu Prasad will come out of jail on November 9 after securing bail...

Congress-RJD alliance with CPI(ML) will revive naxalism in Bihar: Yogi Adityanath | India News

JAMUI/TARARI/PALIGANJ: The Congress-RJD combines poll pact with ultra-Left CPI(ML) in Bihar is deplorable and unfortunate as it can lead to a resurgence of naxalism in...

Works worth Rs 1,559 cr completed in Bihar out of PM s package of Rs 1.25 lakh cr: Congress | India News

PATNA: Congress general secretary Randeep Surjewala on Tuesday claimed that works worth only Rs 1,559 crore, out of the special package of Rs 1.25 lakh...

Chirag Paswan | Bihar polls 2020: LJP will win more seats than JD(U) in Bihar polls: Chirag Paswan

PATNA: Continuing with his tirade against Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, Lok Janshakti Party president Chirag Paswan on Monday claimed that his party will win more...

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 polls: Wives of politicians facing criminal charges get tickets from RJD

NEW DELHI: If a bahubali (strongman) politician or one accused of rape cannot fight an election in Bihar, his wife surely can. Wives of three...

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...

Was numbers game behind Sunday ruckus in Rajya Sabha? | India News

NEW DELHI: Was the numbers game responsible for the ruckus witnessed in the Rajya Sabha on Sunday over the two agriculture-related contentious Bills? That could...