Bihar | Press Trust of India | Monday October 12, 2015
Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav today accused Chief Minister Nitish Kumar of having deceived Mr Lalu Prasad into forging an alliance between them, and expressed bewilderment at the RJD supremo falling into the JD-U leader's trap despite being convicted in the fodder scam cases pursued by Mr Kumar's men.
Bihar | Press Trust of India | Friday October 9, 2015
RJD today moved the Election Commission against Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his 'shaitan' remarks, accusing him of using "disparaging and insulting" language against party chief Lalu Prasad and Yadav caste and urged the poll panel not to allow him address further rallies.
Bihar | Edited by Mala Das | Friday October 9, 2015
In his fifth rally in the state in 24 hours, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today told voters in Bihar that they were both court and judge and had to now punish those who had "destroyed the state."
Bihar | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday October 9, 2015
Stung by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "Shaitaan (devil)" jibes in election rallies in Bihar, Lalu Prasad Yadav today came up with a bigger "evil" for his comeback.
Bihar | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 8, 2015
Stepping up the offensive against Prime Minister Narendra Modi, RJD president Lalu Prasad today asked him to break his silence over RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat's statement for reviewing the reservation policy and clarify whether he endorsed it or not.
Bihar | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday October 8, 2015
After RJD chief Lalu Prasad and union minister Ram Vilas Paswan, it is now the turn of their sons to indulge in a war of words to generate more political heat in the run-up to the Bihar assembly polls.
Assembly | Reported by Rahul Shrivastava, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday October 8, 2015
At the height of a war of words over beef, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today took a sharp dig at Lalu Prasad Yadav while campaigning in Bihar and was promptly attacked by Nitish Kumar for his "deafening silence" on the mob killing in Dadri in Uttar Pradesh.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Manish Kumar; edited by Mala Das | Thursday October 8, 2015
As Bihar readies to vote for its next government, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said that "elections will be fought on the issues of development". The choice, he said, was between 'vikas (development) raj' and 'jungle raj', referring to the anti-BJP coalition led by Nitish Kumar in the state.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday October 7, 2015
In the raging politics over beef after a mob killing in Uttar Pradesh last week, Bihar politician Lalu Prasad Yadav today resurrected the allegation that yoga teacher Ramdev used animal bones in his herbal remedies.
Bihar | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 6, 2015
The age discrepancy in the affidavits of two sons of Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad has now reached the doors of the Election Commission, with BJP urging the election watchdog to probe the issue. According to the voter list, the younger son, Tejaswi Yadav has been mentioned as being one year older than his elder brother, Tej Pratap Ya...
Bihar | Written by Alok Pandey | Tuesday October 6, 2015
Bihar politician Lalu Prasad Yadavs younger son is 26 and older son is 25. Tej Pratap, who is older, wrote his age as 25 in his nomination papers for the state assembly polls, because that is his age according to the voters' list.
Bihar | Written by Alok Pandey | Tuesday October 6, 2015
The BJP has launched an aggressive campaign in Bihar against Rashtriya Janata Dal chief Lalu Prasad's remarks on eating beef. And in face of the concerted attack ahead of the coming elections, his party has requested Mr Prasad to stop commenting on the issue, sources in the RJD said.
Bihar | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday October 5, 2015
The Bihar assembly election will determine the future of India and Prime Minister Narendra Modi, says the cricketer-turned-politician son of Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Lalu Prasad.
Bihar | Reported by Alok Pandey | Monday October 5, 2015
Lalu Prasad Yadav, who had skipped Rahul Gandhi's first election rally in Bihar last month, today said that he will not be campaigning alongside his mother and Congress President Sonia Gandhi for the Bihar elections, to be held in five phases from October 12.
Bihar | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 4, 2015
Dubbing Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar as a 'diamond' during his alliance with the BJP, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar said the veteran JD(U) leader has now lost much of his sheen after joining hands with the Congress and the RJD to take on the BJP in the upcoming state Assembly polls.
Bihar | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday October 3, 2015
RJD chief Lalu Prasad's younger son Tejaswi Yadav filed his nomination papers for the upcoming Bihar state assembly polls from Raghopur constituency today.
Bihar | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 1, 2015
The upcoming Bihar Assembly election this month will be the biggest electoral test for Prime Minister Narendra Modi this far, scholars from a top American think-tank have said, noting that the ramifications of its results will be felt far away from the state's borders.
Bihar | Reported by Manish Kumar, Edited by Sanjeev Singh | Thursday October 1, 2015
BJP chief Amit Shah, who attacked rivals Nitish Kumar and Lalu Yadav for most part of a speech to party workers in Bihar's Begusarai today, had to go on the defensive on the issue of caste-based reservations, emphasising that his party supports affirmative action.
Bihar | Press Trsut of India | Tuesday September 29, 2015
Unfazed by Election Commission scanner for casteist remark, RJD supremo Lalu Prasad today made a blistering attack at Prime Minister Narendra Modi and RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat and said that he would not sit quietly in waging battle for the backwards, Dalits and poor even if they decide to "hang" him.
Bihar | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 27, 2015
Kicking off his younger son Tejaswi Yadav's election campaign from Raghopur Assembly constituency, RJD supremo Lalu Prasad today gave a clarion call to members of Yadav caste, OBCs and minorities to "rally behind" the secular alliance to "prevent" the BJP-led NDA from coming to power in Bihar.
Bihar | Press Trust of India | Monday September 21, 2015
RJD chief Lalu Prasad's son in-law Tej Pratap Singh Yadav will campaign for Samajwadi Party (SP) in the Bihar Assembly elections, a SP leader said today.
Bihar | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Saturday September 19, 2015
Rahul Gandhi's rally in Bihar today will be a solo act and not entirely by choice. First Lalu Yadav, and then Nitish Kumar, made it clear that they cannot attend the public meeting in West Champaran.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Friday September 18, 2015
Dismissing the formation of a Samajwadi Party led third front in Bihar, the ruling Janata Dal (United) or the JD(U), has said that there is 'only one front' in the state, which is the grand alliance formed by their party in alliance with Lalu Prasad's Rashtriya Janata Dal and the Congress.
Bihar | Reported by Manish Kumar, Edited by Abhishek Chakraborty | Thursday September 17, 2015
Rahul Gandhi's first rally in Bihar this weekend will be a solo act and not entirely by choice. First Lalu Yadav, and now Nitish Kumar, have made it clear that they cannot attend the public meeting in West Champaran.