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12 October, 2015 5:54 AM Bihar polls: JD(U)-RJD call themselves bearers of JP's legacy but celebrate his birth anniversary by taking bribe, says PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed a public rally at Jehanabad on Monday that witnessed a massive public gathering. The first phase of the Bihar assembly polls were underway in the state. Using the opportunity, PM Modi commented on the ongoing alleged bribery controversy involving senior JD(U) leader Awadhesh Kushwaha. "Leaders of JD(U) and RJD always 21

12 October, 2015 3:32 AM PM Modi Rallies Amid Polling in Bihar Rattles Nitish Kumar-Led Alliance

Patna: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address two rallies in Bihar on Monday as parts of the state vote on the first day of five-phase polling for the assembly election. PM Modi's "Parivartan (change)" rallies will take place in Jehanabad and Bhabua, which will go to the polls on Friday in the second round. The rival grand alliance of Chief Minister 90

11 October, 2015 10:18 AM Bihar Assembly Elections 2015: Ram, Krishna, Shakuni, Subhash Chandra Bose are contesting!

Patna, Oct 11: What do Ram, Krishna, Shayam, Shiv, Shatrughan, Arjun, Shakuni, Subhash Chandra Bose and Prahlad have in common — all are candidates contesting the Bihar assembly election. There are many candidates named after Hindu god Ram, while in many places Shayam and Krishna are contesting against Shiv. (Read: 4 year old Child Rape Case: Delhi Police 23

9 October, 2015 10:34 PM It’s a close fight in Bihar Hinterland too

GAYA: "Kaante ki ladai hai (It is a close fight)," says a young man in the remote Ber village of Makhdumpur, a reserved constituency from where BJP ally and mahadalit leader Jitan Ram Manjhi is contesting. His parents named him after Amitabh Bachchan's character in the movie Muqaddar Ka Sikandar, hoping that he too would conquer his destiny one day, he says. But Sikandar 28

2 October, 2015 12:15 AM Bihar polls: 458 left in fray for second phase

A total of 458 candidates are left for election to 32 Assembly seats in Bihar for the second phase of voting on October 16, the Election Office said on Thursday. A total of 13 candidates withdrew their nominations on the last date of withdrawal on Thursday, Additional Chief Election Officer R. Lakshamanan said. He said 471 candidates had filed nominations 26

29 September, 2015 12:00 PM Jitan Manjhi to contest from two assembly seats

Patna: Jitan Ram Manjhi, the former Bihar chief minister and president of the Hindustan Awami Morcha (HAM), will contest from two constituencies in the state assembly polls, a party official said on Tuesday. "Manjhi will contest from Imamganj assembly constituency and Makhdumpur assembly constituency as HAM candidate," party spokesperson Danish Rizwan 46

24 September, 2015 4:27 AM Bihar polls: Women say cheers to Nitish's move for prohibition but with skepticism

In the Naxal belt of Jehanabad, women are viewing Nitish's promise with cautious optimism. Munni Devi, a resident, said, "The men spend all the money on alcohol, they don't care if there is money for food or not. I find it tough to digest that the government will be able to close down the liquor shops." Along the banks of the Gandhak in Hajipur, women 42

22 September, 2015 8:49 AM Ex-Bihar CM Jitan Ram Manjhi's assets total Rs 63 lakh

Patna: Former Bihar chief minister Jitan Ram Manjhi holds movable and immovable assets worth Rs.63 lakh, as per the affidavit filed by him with his nomination papers. Manjhi has a house worth Rs.13 lakh, a 10-year-old Ambassador car and a 2011 model Mahindra Scorpio sport utility vehicle. Manjhi, whose father was a landless labourer in Mahkar village 21

21 September, 2015 10:38 AM Jitan Ram Manjhi files nomination papers for Bihar polls

Patna, Sep 21: Former Bihar chief minister Jitan Ram Manjhi filed his nomination papers for the state assembly polls from Makhdumpur assembly constituency on Monday as a Hindustan Awami Morcha (HAM) candidate. Manjhi, the president of the HAM, was accompanied by his party leaders when he filed his nomination papers in Jehanabad, district headquarters 72

20 September, 2015 8:08 PM Bihar polls: BJP names more than two dozen Yadav candidates on its list of 153 nominees

NEW DELHI: In an attempt to hold against any kind of Yadav consolidation behind the Lalu-Nitish alliance, the BJP has named more than two dozen candidates from the influential community on its list of 153 nominees announced so far. "The attempt has been to field at least one Yadav candidate in each large district," said a senior leader involved in election 52