RASHTRIYA JANATA DAL
RJD demands high-level probe into 'irregularities' in Covid testing in Bihar
Lalu Prasad's Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) demanded a high-level inquiry on Friday into the alleged irregularities in the Covid-19 testing in Bihar, after reports suggested glaring gaps between what is on paper and on the ground.
Elections might happen in Bihar again, says RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav
Talking to media after the meeting, Yadav said, "All the sections voted...
Sushil Kumar Modi files nominations for Bihar Rajya Sabha by-poll
Modi filed his nomination papers at the Patna Commissioner office in presen...
On the floor of assembly, Tejashwi Yadav tries to get even with Nitish Kumar
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's personal attack on his arch-rival Lalu Prasad during the recently held assembly elections evoked a visceral response from the latter's son and Tejashwi Yadav, the Leader of the Opposition, on the floor of the state assembly on Friday.
Phone call row: Lalu Prasad shifted from hospital director's bungalow to paying ward
"Lalu Prasad Yadav was shifted from the bungalow of the director to room number A-11 of the paying ward today," Dr Waghmare Krishna Prasad, Additional Director of RIMS and Joint Health Secretary of Jharkhand, said. Prasad was transferred from the paying ward of the RIMS to the residence of its director in August to protect him from exposure to coronavirus.
Bihar: RJD finds itself on back foot after alleged phone calls incident
On Wednesday former Bihar deputy chief minister and BJP leader Sushil Modi had released an audio claiming it to be a conversation between Lalu Prasad and the BJP MLA from Pirpainti, Lalan Paswan.
Ahmed Patel: The Congress has lost a stalwart, at a time when the party needs him the most
The Congress party is always going to miss Ahmed Bhai. We've lost a good dependable leader and a stalwart and that too when a person like him was most needed, writes party leader Digvijaya Singh.
After Sushil Modi's sensational tweet, Lalu's audio clip goes viral
Sushil Modi shared the one and a half minute long clip on his official Twitter handle wherein Prasad can be heard speaking, in his unique voice and distinct accent, to the Pirpainti MLA Lalan Kumar.
Even if BJP arrests me, I will ensure TMC victory in polls from jail: Mamata Banerjee
Accusing the BJP of trying to poach TMC MLAs by attempting to bribe them, Banerjee, without naming anyone, said some people are acting as fence-sitters who are under the illusion that the saffron party might come to power in the state.
Rashtriya Janata Dal manifesto for Bihar polls: 10 lakh jobs, farm loan waiver
The cover page of the manifesto displays photographs of Mahatama Gandhi, Dalits icon B R Ambedkar, freedom fighter Maulana Abul Kalam Azad, socialist veterans-Ram Manohar Lohia and Karpoori Thakur- Loknayak Jayprakash Narayan among others, but it does not have a photo of the party's founder and its charismatic leader Lalu Prasad.
Rashtriya Janata Dal chief Lalu Prasad to miss Bihar election campaign even after getting bail
This will hence be the first election in the state in nearly three decades without Prasad and LJP founder Ram Vilas Paswan, who passed away on Thursday. The third and the final phase of polling in Bihar assembly election is scheduled for November 7.
Rashtriya Janata Dal to provide 10 lakh government jobs if voted to power: Tejashwi Yadav
"It is not just a vaada (empty promise). We will do what we have promised with mazboot iraada (firm resolve). If the RJD is able to form its government, filling up of 10 lakh posts all permanent, government jobs will be sanctioned in the very first cabinet meeting," said the former deputy CM.
Nearly five lakh youths register for jobs in 9 days, claims Rashtriya Janata Dal
“We have already got 4,83,789 applications with resumes within nine days on the website, www.berozgarihato.co.in, and over 10 lakh missed calls for registration on a toll-free number,” Sanjay Yadav, the political advisor to the former deputy CM, told ET.
Bihar elections: Rashtriya Janata Dal, Congress close to pact, talk seats for other allies
The grand alliance (Mahagatbandhan) in the state - headed by the RJD - comprises Congress, Rashtriya Lok Samata Party (RLSP) and VIP (Vikassheel Insaan Party).
Rashtriya Janata Dal supremo Lalu Prasad's absence may hit party's poll drive
Convicted in four fodder scam cases so far, Prasad has secured bail in two cases but his bail plea in the third case, in which he was sentenced for five years, has been adjourned by the Jharkhand High Court till October 9. He is still to file for bail in the fourth case.