Giriraj Singh
India  /  Published 08.03.21

Giriraj’s sticks annoy Nitish

Union minister Giriraj Singh’s declamation that officials who did not listen to the people be “beaten up with bamboo sticks” was on Sunday frowned upon by his former boss Bihar chief...
By PTI in Patna

India  /  Published 29.10.18

Temple tantrums vs rule of law

The Supreme Court has refused to hear the Ayodhya title suit immediately after Diwali, clouding the calculations of those who were hoping for a polarising pre-poll windfall and igniting a Sangh pariva...
By J.P. Yadav in New Delhi

Bihar  /  Published 23.10.18

Bakhtiyarpur renaming gets another backer

State agriculture minister and senior BJP leader Prem Kumar on Tuesday came out in support of Union minister and BJP Nawada MP Giriraj Singh’s demand on Monday that the name of Bakhtiyarpur, chief m...
By Sanjeev Kumar Verma in Patna

Bihar  /  Published 22.10.18

Giriraj wants Bakhtiyarpur renamed

Union minister and BJP Nawada MP Giriraj Singh on Monday brought the name-change zeitgeist to Bihar and demanded that Bakhtiyarpur — the hometown of chief minister Nitish Kumar — be renamed, spar...
By Sanjeev Kumar Verma in Patna

India  /  Published 21.10.18

Giriraj threat to minorities on Ayodhya

Union minister Giriraj Singh on Sunday issued a veiled threat to Muslims, asking people opposing a Ram temple on the disputed site in Ayodhya to imagine what might happen if Hindus’ hatred for them ...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow


Bihar  /  Published 16.10.18

Giriraj sees repeat of 1947 in 2047

Union minister and the BJP’s Nawada MP, Giriraj Singh, has once again courted controversy by stating that population explosion of divisive forces might in 2047 lead to conditions similar to those th...
By Sanjeev Kumar Verma in Patna

India  /  Published 05.06.19

Giriraj's iftar wisdom after years of riling minorities

Bihar BJP MP Giriraj Singh nettled his alliance partners on Monday when he took a dig at some of them attending an iftar wearing skull caps.Singh, in a tweet, took pot-shots at Bihar chief minister an...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

India  /  Published 05.06.19

Giriraj Singh changing spots? Not so fast

A BJP leader fresh from promotion to the Union cabinet taunted Bihar chief minister and ally Nitish Kumar for attending iftar events just “for show”, a comment that apparently prompted Amit Shah t...
By Dev Raj in Patna

Opinion  /  Published 31.03.19

Why is Arun Jaitley so driven these days?

The finance minister, Arun Jaitley, is unable to address public meetings this election season because of his indifferent health, but he is more than making up for it. Many in the Bharatiya Janata Part...
By The Telegraph

India  /  Published 26.03.19

Giriraj sulks, Kanhaiya taunts

Union minister Giriraj Singh’s “reluctance” to contest the Lok Sabha election from Bihar’s Begusarai was comparable to a kid’s refusal to attend school after failing to complete homework, CP...
By Sanjeev Kumar Verma in Patna


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