Assembly | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Monday December 9, 2013
The BJP may have won three states- and emerged as the largest party in Delhi - but Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar says that's where the good news ends.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 8, 2013
Former Chief Minister Rabri Devi today hit out at the Nitish Kumar government for "deteriorating law and order situation" and claimed that women and children were not safe in Bihar any more.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 1, 2013
Trying to reach out to migrants, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today said there are two Delhis - one for the rich and the other for the poor - and it is the people of Bihar and Purvanchal who helped build the city.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 30, 2013
Seeking to give an edge to JD(U)'s election campaign in Delhi, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today took a swipe at BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 27, 2013
Heralding a new era of quality health facility, telemedicine services were launched today in city based prominent hospitals and those in 22 districts and 82 primary health centres of Bihar.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 26, 2013
Five officials of the Government Railway Police were suspended late last evening for not helping a group of 93 school girls who were harassed by some youths on a train they boarded in Patna.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 23, 2013
CBI today informed the Jharkhand High Court that it did not find any evidence against Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and JD-U leader Shivanand Tiwari in the Rs 950 crore fodder scam.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday November 22, 2013
After serial bomb blasts in Patna and Bodh Gaya, Bihar is set to have its own Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) and the state government has appointed its first inspector general (IG), officials said today.
India | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Wednesday November 20, 2013
We are not the experts on snooping, says Nitish Kumar after BJP alleges phone-tapping Nitish Kumar today turned an allegation that his government is tapping the phones of BJP leaders neatly on its head, quipping that expertise in that department lay ...
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik (With Input from PTI) | Wednesday November 20, 2013
While Narendra Modi and the Congress squabble over copyright for the "toilets first, temples later" idea, Nitish Kumar has said that those who do not have a toilet in their home will not be allowed to contest local body elections in Bihar.
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With IANS inputs) | Monday November 18, 2013
A Janata Dal (United) parliamentarian Shivanand Tiwari today questioned the decision to award Sachin Tendulkar India's highest civilian honour, the Bharat Ratna.
Polls | NDTV.com | Wednesday November 20, 2013
Congress allies and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar lend support to BJP's campaign.
India | Manish Kumar | Monday November 18, 2013
The BJP says Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar does not invite its legislators and leaders to important government functions, a basic courtesy due to the state's main opposition party.
India | Edited by Diana George | Monday November 18, 2013
An array of political parties are lending unexpected support to the Bharatiya Janata Party's demand for the Bharat Ratna to be conferred on its iconic leader and former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee.
India | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Sunday November 17, 2013
A minister from the Nitish Kumar government in Bihar today stirred up a controversy by accusing BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi of being "the biggest terrorist in India."
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday November 13, 2013
The much awaited work to gold-plate the dome is being carried out by a team of technical experts from Thailand, officials said.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Samira Shaikh | Wednesday November 13, 2013
Gujarat has the world's tallest statue in the works; and now Bihar is gearing up to build the world's largest Hindu temple. The chief minister of Gujarat, Narendra Modi, and his counterpart in Bihar, Nitish Kumar, have a long-running political feud....
India | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Wednesday November 13, 2013
Nitish Kumar has added to his list of many epithets for former partner the BJP, the term "hollow party." He has based his assessment on a BJP leader's clarification that no Bihar Police officer had advised the party to cancel its rally held soon afte...
India | Edited by Nadim Asrar (with PTI inputs) | Monday November 11, 2013
The Bihar Chief Minister also described his political rival and the BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi as a "manufacturer of lies."
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Monday November 11, 2013
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today described his former partner, the BJP, as 'manufacturers of lies.'