Janata Dal United
Bihar  /  Published 14.11.18

What foe’s support for Kushwaha indicates…

RLSP chief Upendra Kushwaha is all set to move out of the NDA with his allies JDU, LJP and the BJP giving him the cold shoulder.According to sources in the NDA, the JDU and the BJP will contest 17 Lok...
By Our Special Correspondent in Patna

Bihar  /  Published 14.11.18

Hunt on for former Bihar minister

Raids have intensified to track down former social welfare minister Manju Verma, who had stepped down from the Nitish Kumar cabinet in the wake of the Muzaffarpur sex abuse scandal, in connection with...
By Ramashankar in Patna

Bihar  /  Published 09.11.18

RLSP for more Lok Sabha seats in Bihar

RLSP chief Upendra Kushwaha on Friday said he wants more than three seats from Bihar in the forthcoming Lok Sabha election.“In 2014 our party contested three seats and the RLSP has grown since then ...
By Amit Bhelari in Patna

India  /  Published 06.01.20

JDU ire at BJP’s NPR push

Bihar BJP deputy chief minister Sushil Kumar Modi’s announcement of dates for updating the National Population Register (NPR) has triggered a fight in the ruling alliance, with chief minister Nitish...
By Dev Raj in Patna

India  /  Published 04.02.19

Rahul has squandered his goodwill by allying with Lalu: Nitish

Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar on Monday said Congress president Rahul Gandhi has squandered his goodwill by allying with RJD chief Lalu Prasad.'Rahul had famously torn and thrown away a copy of th...
By PTI in Patna


North East  /  Published 25.01.19

Anti-bill lobby garners support

A conglomerate of 70 organisations in Assam, spearheading the movement against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019, have garnered support from the Janata Dal United (JDU) and the Rashtriya Janata D...
By Abdul Gani in Guwahati

Jharkhand  /  Published 26.12.19

JDU hurls non-tribal barb at Raghubar Das

JDU, the BJP ally in the Centre and Bihar, on Thursday rubbed salt on the wounds of the BJP after its electoral drubbing in Jharkhand, by saying that installing a non-tribal as the chief minister of t...
By Our Special Correspondent in Ranchi

India  /  Published 23.01.19

Nitish gambit aims at Opposition

The Nitish Kumar government’s move to implement 10 per cent reservation for economically weaker sections is aimed at striking at the Opposition’s fault lines, sources in the Bihar chief minister...
By Sanjeev Kumar Verma & PTI in Patna

Opinion  /  Published 07.10.18

Nitish has lost touch with the ground reality

Politicians often take on different personas when it comes to negotiating the number of seats with their allies, and end up ignoring the ground reality. Bihar’s chief minister, Nitish Kumar, is doin...
By Dipak Mishra

Bihar  /  Published 03.10.18

Parties in Bihar unite in special status plea to Finance Commission

Political parties in Bihar forgot their differences on Wednesday before the visiting 15th Finance Commission chaired by N.K. Singh and unanimously demanded special category status and special assistan...
By Our Special Correspondent in Patna


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