The challenge that the Congress faces at present is it has to fight not just internal dissidence and the BJP but deal with anti-BJP regional parties, who are no longer seeing it as a viable ally.
The Bihar developments, with echoes in other states, have given rise to an interesting debate on social justice, affirmative action, merit, and age-old caste-based inequalities.
After breaking ranks with the BJP on issues such as caste-based census and demand for a probe into the Pegasus snooping, Nitish Kumar is set to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi with a delegation from Bihar.
Prof. Manoj Kumar Jha, Rajya Sabha MP from Lalu Prasad Yadav’s Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD), speaks on the follies of disrupting Parliamentary proceedings and why trust deficit among Opposition parties remains the biggest challenge to their coming together against the BJP.
Chirag Paswan might have been ditched both by the BJP and the five MPs of his party at the moment, but the doors of immense possibilities in the future remain ajar for him in politics.
Shyam Rajak said that LJP leader Chirag Paswan has met RJD chief Lalu Prasad
It is widely believed that Sushil Modi’s ‘expose’ of corruption charges against Lalu Prasad’s sons led Nitish Kumar to walk out of the Mahagathbandhan and restore his ties with the BJP in 2017.
Even though Ram Vilas Paswan and Lalu Prasad Yadav fought with each other for a brief while for the railway portfolio in the UPA government, they otherwise shared a great rapport over the years.
Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) president Lalu Prasad Yadav turned 74 on June 11.
Gangster-turned-politician and former RJD MP Mohammad Shahabuddin died due to Covid-19 in Delhi on Saturday
Shahabuddin was being lodged at Tihar jail and he had tested positive for the virus, last week.
Water cannons were used to disperse the protesters.
Opposition leaders in Bihar have alleged that they were attacked while protesting the Bihar Special Armed Police Bill, 2021, which seeks to give more teeth to the state police.
Tejashwi Yadav has been alleging that he suspected Ram Surat Rai's involvement in the illegal liquor trade
While it is still unclear if the RJD will contest the Bengal Assembly polls, party leader Tejashwi Yadav said that he will campaign against the BJP in the state
Heaping scorn on veteran leaders and Lalu loyalists have even angered the RJD chief
Nitish wouldn’t mind the CPI’s young Turk lending him a hand but is Kanhaiya Kumar game?
The court turned down the bail application filed by the RJD chief and asked him to file a fresh application after two months
A view of the Pir Panjal mountain range after the first snowfall of the season. The picture was captured by Union Home Minister Amit Shah on his way from Srinagar to Delhi. "Kashmir, the jewel in India's crown, is all...PTI Photo
Home Minister Amit Shah addresses the inaugural session of 'National Conference on Delivering Democracy: Reviewing two decades of PM Narendra Modi as head of Government', in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Arun Sharma
Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets Dadasaheb Phalke award winner, superstar Rajinikanth (L) along with his wife Latha Rajinikanth (R) in New Delhi.PTI Photo
A potter makes clay earthen lamps for sale ahead of the Diwali festival, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
A boatman rescues an elderly woman while she was drowning in the Yamuna River, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Manvender Vashist
SRK’s persona evokes the kind of Indianness that denies categorisation into singular, exclusive identities. And thrives on making others feel welcome.
Shah Rukh Khan is the soothing balm for millions of Indian women living an oppressive life in an insensitive, patriarchal society.
How the larger-than-life Hindi film hero of yesteryears gave way to the relatable charm of Shah Rukh and the other Khans.
Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader
With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.
It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.
One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates