Bihar polls: NDA ahead in more than half of 243 seats of Bihar
Tejashwi Yadav's RJD, projected in exit polls as the clear winner along with other Grand Alliance partners, was leading in 65 out of the 144 seats it contested, while the Congress, which had fielded 70 candidates, was ahead in only 21 places. Among other partners of the RJD-led Grand Alliance the CPI-ML was leading in 14, CPI (3) and CPI-M (2).
Nitish Kumar set to take oath as Bihar CM; suspense over his deputy continues
After meeting governor Phagu Chauhan, Nitish Kumar staked claim for the formation of the new government in Bihar. The swearing-in ceremony will take place in the afternoon.
Chirag Paswan alleges CM Nitish Kumar is carrying out 'biggest scam of all'
Chirag Paswan speaks ahead of phase 2 polling in Bihar. Alleges CM Nitish Kumar of carrying out ‘biggest scam of all’.Chirag Paswan alleges ...
Bihar elections 2020: Tejashwi Yadav challenges Nitish Kumar to debate over latter’s 15 years achievement
Ahead of Bihar polls, RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav on October 19 challenged Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to debate with him on any of his ...
Tejashwi Yadav slams CM Nitish Kumar for ‘turning away from Bihar people’
Speaking to media on October 22, ahead of Bihar elections, Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejashwi Yadav spoke on CM Nitish Kumar. Yadav ...
Bihar elections: What’s at stake for Narendra Modi in India’s first state vote since Covid
A substantial win would also help Modi’s party wrest more seats in Rajya Sabha where it lacks a majority, making it easier to push through reform legislations. A straight defeat or even a significant reduction in seats could dent Modi’s larger-than-life image and may also have implications for other state elections that will follow.
Bihar elections 2020: Congress’s Avinash Pande says Mahagathbandhan will form govt with thumping majority
Speaking to ANI in Patna on November 09, Congress Observer of Bihar and party’s ex-general secretary, Avinash Pande said that Mahagathbandha...
Newly elected NDA MLAs to meet on Nov 15 to choose Nitish Kumar as their leader
"The meeting will start at 12:30 pm on November 15," chief minister elect Kumar told reporters. Despite the BJP emerging as the largest party in the ruling alliance with 74 seats, 31 more than the JD(U), the top leadership of the saffron party, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has emphatically endorsed Kumar as the next chief minister.
Sushil Modi files nomination for RS by-election in Patna
BJP leader and former Bihar deputy chief minister Sushil Modi filed his nomination for Rajya Sabha by-election as an NDA (National Democrati...
Nitish Kumar will be Bihar CM, no question of replacing him: Sushil Modi
The BJP won 74 of Bihar's 243 seats and ended up as the second largest party in the state behind opposition party RJD, while Nitish Kumar's Janata Dal-United was restricted to a mere 43.
Nitish Kumar will not be Bihar CM after November 10: Chirag Paswan
With Bihar elections just round the corner, President of Lok Janshakti Party Chirag Paswan in an exclusive conversation talked about his par...
NDA will again form government under Nitish Kumar in Bihar: JD(U)
The RJD was leading in 66 seats, the Congress in 21, the CPI(ML) Liberation in 14, the CPI and the AIMIM in three each, the LJP and the CPI(M) in two each and the BSP in one. Independent candidates were leading in five seats.
Bihar elections 2020: 52.24% voter turnout recorded in phase 1 till 5 pm
Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora on October 28 informed about the voter turnout in the first phase of the Bihar polls. He said that v...