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17 July, 2018 10:36 AM RJD Will Support TDP's No-Confidence Motion Against Modi Government

Three TDP leaders on Tuesday met Lalu Prasad and his wife and former chief minister Rabri Devi at their official residence, 10 Circular Road in Patna Lalu Prasad's RJD will support a no-confidence motion of the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) against the Narendra Modi-led NDA government, according to RJD leaders. Three TDP leaders on Tuesday met Mr Lalu and his wife and former 70

10 July, 2018 2:34 PM Why Bihar Needs Special Status, JDU Leaders Explain To President Kovind

A six-member delegation of Bihar's ruling Janata Dal-United (JDU) on Tuesday met President Ram Nath Kovind to sensitise him over the demand for special status to the state. The delegation was led by former Bihar Congress unit chief Ashok Choudhary, who had switched to the JDU. "We met Kovindji to sensitise him that why we are demanding Special status 41

8 July, 2018 11:26 AM Nitish Kumar Says Will Wait For BJP Seat Offer For 2019 And Then Decide

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has said his party will take a final call on seat sharing in the state for 2019 general elections after seeing what the BJP has to offer. Mr Kumar's party is seen as growing apart from the BJP over seat sharing and his projection as the face of the NDA in the state in next year's Lok Sabha elections. His party today 56

7 July, 2018 6:46 PM Ahead Of Key Meet Today, JD-U Says It'll Be Big Brother In 2019 In Bihar

A day ahead of its national executive meeting in Delhi, BJP ally JD(U) on Saturday categorically made it clear the party will play big brother in Bihar and Chief Minister Nitish Kumar will be the face of NDA in the state. The Janata Dal-United also spelt out its plan to contest more seats in the state in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls amid speculation of growing 82

6 July, 2018 6:14 AM Won't Be A Surprise If Nitish Kumar Quits NDA: Congress' Veerappa Moily

The BJP is undermining the interests of Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, and it will not be a surprise if his party, the JD(U), pulls out of the NDA government in the state, senior Congress leader M Veerappa Moily said. The former Union minister claimed that whichever party "went along with" the BJP, including the TDP, Shiv Sena and the JD(U), were "not happy 82

5 July, 2018 4:22 PM Will Support JD-U If Nitish Kumar Retires: Tejashwi Yadav

Rashtriya Janata Dal leader Tejashwi Yadav today said his party will support the Janata Dal-United in Bihar if Chief Minister Nitish Kumar retires from active politics. Tejashwi Yadav, the Leader of Opposition in the Bihar Assembly, also reiterated that RJD will not allow Nitish Kumar's return to the Grand Alliance ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha polls 45

2 July, 2018 1:42 PM BJP Lawmaker's Son Arrested In Dry Bihar For Consuming Liquor

The son of a BJP lawmaker was arrested in Bihar's Siwan district today for consuming liquor in violation of prohibition law, police said. Vikas Kumar, son of Siwan lawmaker Vyasdeo Prasad, was taken into custody along with three friends. "A police team checking vehicles near the Uttar Pradesh border arrested the four for consuming alcohol and recovered 27

29 June, 2018 6:44 PM "No Point" In Meeting Nitish Kumar, Says Hardik Patel

Gujarat Patidar leader Hardik Patel, who arrived in Patna today, said there was "no point" in meeting Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, citing the latter's tie-up with the BJP, to which he has been staunchly opposed. Talking to reporters at the airport, Mr Patel who had showered praises on Mr Kumar while the latter was with the Grand Alliance, however 90

27 June, 2018 9:00 AM Coming Soon, Tej Pratap Yadav's First Hindi Film. He Tweets Poster

Tej Pratap Yadav, the older son of Bihar politician Lalu Yadav, may be resigned to playing second fiddle to his younger brother Tejashwi in politics, but in movies, he need not share the spotlight. This morning, Tej Pratap, 29, tweeted a teaser poster of his upcoming movie "Rudra - The Avtar". The movie marks Tej Pratap's debut into Hindi films after 46

26 June, 2018 4:37 PM Nitish Kumar speaks to Lalu Prasad over telephone,enquires about his health

Nitish Kumar's telephonic call to Prasad, however, was deprecated by the RJD supremo son and former Bihar Dy CM Tejaswi Yadav, who described the gesture as a "late courtesy call." Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today called up RJD national president Lalu Prasad, who is recuperating in a Mumbai hospital after undergoing a surgery two days ago, and enquired 74