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Nitish has agreed to take up with Centre issue of caste census: Tejashwi

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has agreed, in principle, to take up the issue of a caste-based census with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, leader of...

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...

Congress should be fulcrum of any national coalition against NDA: Tejashwi Yadav

The Congress is a national party with a pan-India presence and it is quite natural that it should be the fulcrum of any national coalition...

Out of jail, Lalu Prasad holds first ‘virtual’ interaction with party workers

Rashtriya Janata Dal founding president Lalu Prasad, who is out on bail after spending more than three years behind bars, on Sunday held a much-awaited...

We will boycott assembly session if it is truncated: Tejashwi Yadav | India News

PATNA: The opposition Grand Alliance in Bihar on Sunday declared it would boycott the upcoming budget session of state assembly and lay siege to residences...

‘He is speaking a lie’: Nitish Kumar erupts in anger in Bihar assembly | India News

PATNA: The Bihar assembly on Friday plunged into turmoil following an uncharacteristically angry outburst by chief minister Nitish Kumar after having stoically listened to barbs...

On the floor of assembly, Tejashwi tries to get even with Nitish | India News

PATNA: Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar‘s personal attack on his arch rival Lalu Prasad during the recently held assembly elections evoked a visceral response from...

Nitish Kumar to take oath as Bihar Chief Minister today

Patna: Janata Dal (United) president Nitish Kumar will take oath as the Chief Minister of Bihar for the fourth straight term on Monday afternoon after...

You got it wrong, Nitish tells scribes when asked about ‘last poll’ remark

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday sought to clarify his recent “aakhiri chunaav” (last poll) remark which had triggered intense speculations, and claimed that...

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...

Counting begins for Bihar polls; results may be delayed due to additional poll stations | India News

PATNA: Counting of votes got under way Tuesday morning for the three-phase Bihar assembly elections that may herald a new era in state politics, with...

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 —...

Bihar elections phase II: All you need to know | India News

NEW DELHI: Over 2.85 crore people will vote in Bihar on Tuesday for the second phase of three-phase elections. The Round Two of Bihar elections...

‘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: The alphabet soup in Bihar

Citizens of Bihar are reluctant to disclose their voting preference. “Jo jeet raha hai ussi ko na vote denge (we will vote for whoever is...

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...

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...

Bihar elections: In the extremely fluid Bihar pollscape, is migrant discontent only the tip of the iceberg?

By Mohammad Sajjad Till a few weeks ago, the opposition in Bihar may have seemed to have disappeared, its role being taken up by Madhepura...

Tejashwi Yadav-led opposition poses a challenge to Nitish Kumar and NDA in Bihar

Nalanda, Vaishali, Saran & Patna: Bihar mein ka ba (What does Bihar have)?” The village of Kalyan Bigha could be the answer to that question...

Ahead of the polls, BJP trains its guns on RJD candidates’ criminal history, tie up with CPI

NEW DELHI: As Prime Minister Narendra Modi begins his campaign in Bihar this week, the BJP is likely to latch onto issues such as the...

BJP leaders in Bihar hitting out at LJP under pressure from Nitish Kumar: Chirag Paswan

A day after Union Home Minister Amit Shah asserted that the NDA in Bihar constitutes just four parties and the LJP was its contender, the...

Was anything done for women apart from putting wife on CM chair: Nitish Kumar continues to attack Lalu Yadav

NABINAGAR/DINARA (BIHAR): Taking a swipe at his bete noire Lalu Prasad, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday said during 15 years of RJD rule in...

Bihar elections: Tejashwi Yadav to seek re-election from Raghopur, brother Tej Pratap moves to Hasanpur

Patna: RJD chief Lalu Prasad’s elder son Tej Pratap Yadav has relinquished Mahua constituency in Vaishali district this time, and is set to file nomination...