India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 28, 2015
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said on Saturday that there was no "cloud of uncertainty" over the merger of old Janata Parivar splinter groups and that it was on track.
India News | Written by Alok Pandey | Monday March 23, 2015
With images of parents and children scaling the walls of a school building to abet cheating during Bihar's Class 10 exams going viral online, former chief minister Lalu Prasad Yadav has offered an unconventional cure.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 23, 2015
Notwithstanding its grand headquarters at the prime ITO area in the national capital, Lalu Prasad Yadav-led Rashtriya Janata Dal continues to occupy an office in VP House at a meagre rent of Rs 333 per month.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 11, 2015
Backed by Lalu Prasad Yadav's Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD), Congress, Communist Party of India and one Independent MLAs, the Nitish Kumar government today comfortably won confidence vote in the Bihar Assembly amid walk out by the Opposition BJP.
India News | Agencies | Friday February 27, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress President Sonia Gandhi were among a host of political leaders attending the wedding reception of Lalu Prasad Yadav's daughter with Mulayam Singh Yadav's grandnephew in New Delhi on Thursday night.
India News | Sunday February 22, 2015
When Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to the stage at the lavish pre-wedding ceremony of parliamentarian Tej Pratap Yadav in Uttar Pradesh's Saifai, the attendees erupted in cheers. Mr Yadav is the grand-nephew of Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Sin...
India News | Reported by Niha Masih; Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from Agencies) | Saturday February 21, 2015
Saifai, the native village of Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav, today delivered one of the biggest photo-ops as Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended the pre-wedding ceremony of his grandnephew and parliamentarian Tej Pratap Yadav who is mar...
India News | Written by Niha Masih | Wednesday February 18, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi may travel to Saifai for the 'tilak' ceremony of Tej Pratap Yadav, the grand-nephew of Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav, on February 21, sources told NDTV.
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal (with inputs from PTI) | Sunday February 8, 2015
Union minister Ramvilas Paswan has described the JD(U) meeting, which elected Nitish Kumar as the Legislature Party leader, as "unconstitutional" and sought President's Rule or early election in Bihar in view of "instability".
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday January 17, 2015
Mocking at the alleged confusion over the proposed merger of six Janata Parivar parties, a top Bihar BJP leader today said state Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi has already rocked the boats of senior JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar and RJD president Lalu P...
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 14, 2015
With his role considered important in the unified Janata Parivar ahead of the crucial Bihar Assembly elections, leaders from partner parties made a beeline at the feast hosted by RJD president Lalu Prasad on the occasion of Makar Sankranti.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday January 10, 2015
The merger of Janata Parivar offshoots was on track, JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar has asserted after a meeting with Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav, where RJD President Lalu Prasad was also present to discuss issues like flag and symbol of the...
India News | Alok Pandey | Thursday January 1, 2015
RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav, back in Patna after spending four months in Delhi recuperating from a heart surgery, today celebrated the New Year at his residence by offering a rose to his wife and former Bihar chief minister Rabri Devi, with televisio...
India News | NDTV.com | Monday December 22, 2014
The Samajwadi Janata Dal today protested over the issue of black money and unemployment in New Delhi's Jantar Mantar.
India News | Reported by Niha Masih, Written by Suparna Singh | Monday December 8, 2014
Equipped with sweets, gifts and a large retinue of relatives, Lalu Yadav, Bihar politician, was in Lucknow over the weekend to visit Mulayam Singh Yadav, whose Samajwadi Party governs India's largest state.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 7, 2014
The coming together of erstwhile 'Janata Parivar' is a "permanent alliance", Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) Chief Lalu Prasad Yadav said today, noting that such a united front to fight the BJP was being missed for long.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Thursday December 4, 2014
Nitish Kumar today announced the Samajwadi Janata Dal, a formation of parties that belong to what is called the "Janata Parivar" to counter the ruling BJP. Mr Kumar said Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav will lead a merger initiative.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday December 4, 2014
Mulayam Singh Yadav, the chief of the Samajwadi Party, will take charge of talks to unite parties of the Janata parivar into one entity likely to be called the Samajwadi Janata Dal.
India News | Reported by Sandeep Phukan and Kashish, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Tuesday November 25, 2014
Lalu Prasad Yadav has been told that he needs to vacate his large government bungalow in Delhi immediately - a decision the politician plans to challenge legally, said sources close to him.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday November 17, 2014
Former Bihar chief minister Lalu Prasad's Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) and the ruling Janata Dal-United (JD-U) are likely to merge ahead of assembly elections next year.
People | Reported by Manish Kumar, Edited by Anindita Sanyal (With PTI inputs) | Monday November 10, 2014
Ram Kripal Yadav, once close enough to RJD chief Lalu Prasad to be known as his "Hanuman", remaining by his side in good times and bad, had rebelled and joined the BJP just before the Lok Sabha polls.
India News | Reported by Rahul Shrivastava, Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Thursday November 6, 2014
Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav today hosted leaders of several opposition parties at a lunch meeting at his Delhi home, among them Lalu Prasad Yadav and Nitish Kumar from Bihar.
India News | Reported by Alok Pandey, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday September 12, 2014
18 flats belonging to one man - a convict in the multi-crore fodder scam of 1996 - will be auctioned in Bihar today by the Income Tax Department.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday August 29, 2014
Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) President Lalu Prasad Yadav is "doing fine" post his cardiac surgery and is currently undergoing physiotherapy sessions at a hospital in Mumbai, where former Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar met him today.