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Bihar Assembly Elections 2020

Book Review: JP To BJP: Bihar After Lalu And Nitish By Santosh Singh

Feb 26, 2021 Ashutosh Kumar Thakur

As a new government takes office in Bihar, the book JP to BJP: Bihar after Lalu and Nitish looks closely at the process of saffronisation that has taken place in this landscape.

Who Will Gain If Kanhaiya Kumar Joins Forces With Nitish Kumar?

Feb 19, 2021 Giridhar Jha

Nitish wouldn’t mind the CPI’s young Turk lending him a hand but is Kanhaiya Kumar game?

Haven’t Received Any Proposal From BJP Regarding Cabinet Expansion: Bihar CM

The current state cabinet has only 14 members, including the CM, less than half of the sanctioned strength.

Sushil Kumar Modi Elected Unopposed To Rajya Sabha From Bihar

Dec 07, 2020 PTI

Sushil Modi was declared elected unopposed on the last date for withdrawal of nomination papers.

Sushil Modi Files Nominations For Bihar Rajya Sabha By-Poll

He filed his nomination papers at the Vidhan Sabha secretariat in presence of a host of leaders of the ruling NDA, including Bihar CM

28 November, 2020

Chirag Downplays BJP Fielding Sushil Modi For Seat Won By Ram Vilas Paswan


Sushil Modi is likely to win uncontested unless the opposition Grand Alliance fields a candidate to challenge him

27 November, 2020

In Assembly, Tejashwi Tries To Get Even With Nitish


Does it suit a chief minister to make personal attacks, Tejashwi asks Nitish Kumar

26 November, 2020

Jharkhand Government Orders Probe Into Lalu Yadav's ‘Poaching’ Audio Clip


The jail IG said he ordered an inquiry after himself hearing the purported audio clip of the conversation between Prasad and the legislator.

26 November, 2020

RJD Left Embarrassed As Lalu’s Audio Clip, Enticing BJP MLA, Goes Viral


The purported call from Lalu, who is at Ranchi, serving sentences in a number of fodder scam cases, to Pirpainti MLA Lalan Paswan appears to have been made on Tuesday

25 November, 2020

BJP’s Vijay Sinha Elected Speaker Of Bihar Assembly


Ruling NDA's candidate Sinha won 126 votes in the Bihar Assembly

25 November, 2020

Sushil Modi Tweets A Phone Number In Poaching Charge Against Lalu Yadav

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Lalu Prasad Yadav was sentenced by a special CBI court in a number of fodder scam cases


25 November, 2020

Lalu Prasad Trying To Poach NDA MLAs In Bihar, Alleges Sushil Modi


The RJD supremo is in Ranchi, where he has been sentenced by a special CBI court in a number of fodder scam cases.

24 November, 2020

Cong Stopped Me From Campaigning In Bihar Polls Because I Am Muslim: Husain Dalwai

Preetha Nair

Dalwai has alleged that other Muslim leaders from Maharashtra were also stopped from campaigning in Bihar.

23 November, 2020

Controversy Stirs As AIMIM MLA Insists To Replace Word 'Hindustan' With Bharat In Oath


The demand was made by Akhtarul Iman, state president of Asaduddin Owaisis AIMIM to replace the word Hindustan with 'Bharat' as it is in the Constitution

18 November, 2020

Bihar Opposition Attacks Nitish Kumar Over Corruption Charges On Cabinet Minister


Mewalal Choudhary appointed education minister despite being suspended in 2017

18 November, 2020

Bihari NRIs Congratulate Nitish Kumar, Offer Help In Development Of State


A group of Indian Americans from Bihar on Tuesday urged the chief minister to identify education, health and industrialisation as focus areas of his government for the next five years.

17 November, 2020

'Doubting Thomases': Salman Khurshid Hits Out At Kapil Sibal For Criticising Cong Leadership


Some senior Congress leaders including Kapil Sibal had called for introspection after the party's dismal performance in Bihar assembly polls


17 November, 2020

Bihar Rejected 'Goonda Raj', Voted For Development: BJP Chief JP Nadda


Nadda also took a jibe at the Congress and said, ‘for us, our party is our family, while for some others their family is equivalent to their party.’

Photo Gallery

Congress President Sonia Gandhi presides over a meeting of AICC general secretaries, at the party headquarters in New Delhi.

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Congress President Sonia Gandhi presides over a meeting of AICC general secretaries, at the party headquarters in New Delhi. Party leader Rahul Gandhi is also seen.

PTI Photo / Kamal Singh

A worker sorts onions at Ghazipur wholesale vegetable market, in New Delhi.

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A pickup truck crosses a flooded parking lot in Oroville, California. A massive storm barreled toward Southern California on Monday after causing flooding across the northern half of the state.

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A Sri Lankan government school teacher sprays disinfectant on the palm of a primary student at the beginning of lessons at a school in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Sri Lankan authorities recommenced all primary schools that had...

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