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Tejashwi Yadav slams Yogi, says unemployment, poverty matter for Bihar polls
Lashing out at Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav said, even after ruling for 15 years, he does not know what are the provisions in the budget.
Bihar Election: In Lalu’s absence, Tejashwi Yadav is the sole campaigner of his party
RJD has issued a list of 30 star campaigners for the el...
Congress manifesto promises 10 lakh jobs, farm loan waiver, Rs 1,500 unemployment allowance
Actor-turned-politician Raj Babbar released the m...
Chirag Paswan hits out at Nitish Kumar, says he can return to CM chair only by highlighting Modi's work
Continuing with his tirade against Kumar, the LJP president charged the chief minister with having "anti-youth" thinking and promoting casteism and communalism on the basis of which "development can't be imagined."
Bihar polls: CM Nitish Kumar takes a jibe at rival Tejashwi Yadav's 10 lakh govt jobs offer
He urged people at a rally in Gopalganj to not get misled by such offers. Attacking the RJD, the CM asked how many jobs did the party create when it was in power from 1990 to 2005.
Bihar polls: Nitish Kumar talks about women quota, gives prohibition go-by
Turnout of women voters increased to 59.92% in 2015 from 54.85%in 2005 while that of men went up to 54.07% from 50.7% during this period.
They may start own business in name of employment: Nitish's dig at Tejashwi's jobs promise
Addressing poll rallies at Gayas Sherghati and Aurangabads Rafiganj, Kumar said,"There are some people who know nothing but are promising these many jobs. Where will the money come from? "Dont be surprised they start their own 'kaam- dhandha' (business) in the name of providing jobs. Just speaking has no meaning if you have no experience and understanding of doing it. He also asked as to how many jobs did the RJD provide during its 15 year of rule.
LJP will win more seats than JD(U) in Bihar polls: Chirag Paswan
Chirag Paswan once again claimed that a BJP-LJP government will be formed in Bihar after assembly poll results are declared on November 10, and advised saffron party leaders not to use terms like "vote katua" (splitter of votes) against his party "just to keep Kumar happy".
PM Narendra Modi inaugurates, lays foundation for 7 urban infra projects in Bihar
In his address via video conference, Modi lauded the efforts of the state government, headed by Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, over a host of issues, including girl education, representation of deprived sections of the society in local bodies and development.
Monsoon session of Parliament begins today, will take up 47 items in 18 sittings till Oct 1
This is the first time in the history of Indian Parliament that both chambers have been integrated for holding a session. Political parties have been allotted a certain number of seats in the main chambers and visitors’ galleries and it is up to them to nominate which of their MPs sit where.
Raghuvansh Prasad Singh, Karpuri Thakur disciple-turned Lalu loyalist, leaves behind a 'letter row'
Many are puzzled over why, or whether, Singh indeed wrote those unusually harsh letters to Lalu when he was sinking. Which way Singh’s son will walk in the electoral field may provide a clue to the puzzle.
Raghuvansh Prasad Singh: A blend of rustic aggression and learning
Raghuvansh Prasad Singh, the veteran socialist leader, who announced his decision to quit the RJD from his hospital bed just four days before his death, was an inimitable blend of rustic aggression and learning, qualities that helped him carve a niche for himself in Bihar politics.
Raghuvansh Prasad Singh's death has left deep political void in Bihar, nation: PM Modi
He also obliquely referred to "churning" that the departed leader faced in his last days, hinting at his disenchantment with his party the RJD and its leader Lalu Prasad.
Raghuvansh Prasad Singh's condition worsens, put on ventilator
Former Union minister Raghuvansh Prasad Singh, whose recent resignation from the RJD founded and headed by Lalu Prasad has left political waters in Bihar astir, has fallen critically ill and put on a ventilator, a close aide said.
Senior RJD leaders sulking in the absence of party president Lalu Prasad Yadav
Senior leaders such as Jai Prakash Narayan Yadav, Shivanand Tiwari, Abdul Bari Siddiqui, Bhola Rai and Ramchandra Purve are feeling ignored in the new system. Their complaint is that they never get consulted by the young leadership of the party. This is a key reason for the resignation of a number of MLAs from the party, they said.