India News | Agencies | Saturday November 28, 2015
Taking a dig at Janata Dal United chief Sharad Yadav, education minister Smriti Irani on Friday said she wondered what would have been the status of women in India had politicians like Mr Yadav been a part of the Drafting Committee of the Constitution.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 18, 2015
Gearing up to give the Ratlam Lok Sabha by-election its best shot, the Janata Dal (United) or the JD(U) today slammed both the Congress and BJP for "exploiting" tribals, saying that the former has done no good to them while the latter wants to end reservation meant for their social and economic upliftment.
Bihar | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday November 12, 2015
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's oath-taking ceremony is being seen as "a new beginning of opposition unity in the country," with a number of leaders confirming their presence for his oath-taking ceremony later this month.
Bihar | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday November 8, 2015
The Grand Alliance was poised to win the battle for the Bihar assembly, Janata Dal-United (JD-U) leader Sharad Yadav said on Sunday.
Bihar | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 28, 2015
Amidst the poll heat in Bihar, JD(U) chief Sharad Yadav today targeted BJP as he charged that Prime Minister Narendra Modi was now using diversionary tactics after failing to fulfil his promises of creating jobs for the youth and bringing back black money parked abroad.
Bihar | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 22, 2015
The poll verdict of Bihar will settle the issue of reservation in favour of the quota beneficiaries permanently, according to Janata Dal (United) President Sharad Yadav.
Bihar | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday October 18, 2015
JD-U president Sharad Yadav today said the Grand Alliance of his party, the RJD and Congress will be benefited by Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressing more rallies in Bihar during the campaigning for the assembly polls.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday October 16, 2015
The Samajwadi Party (SP) today accused the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) of hatching a 'conspiracy' on behalf of Nitish Kumar and Lalu Prasad after the Sharad Pawar-led party decided to walk out of the third front in Bihar.
Bihar | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 15, 2015
The Election Commission today issued a show cause notice to Janata Dal (United) chief Sharad Yadav for his alleged remarks to influence voters in the name of 'divine displeasure' and said prima facie he has violated the model code in force in Bihar.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday October 9, 2015
An FIR has been filed against JD(U) president Sharad Yadav for allegedly violating the Model Code of Conduct, police said today.
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.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 5, 2015
Former union minister Sharad Pawar today said he will seek a meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi to impress upon him the seriousness of drinking water scarcity and drought situation in Maharashtra.
India News | Reported by Manish Kumar, Edited by Abhishek Chakraborty | Friday September 4, 2015
The persuasion skills of Sharad Yadav and Lalu Yadav, among the country's most-experienced politicians, are on test. Both leaders from Bihar are trying to convince Mulayam Singh Yadav to rethink his exit from the Janata Parivaar
Assembly | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday September 3, 2015
Janata Dal-United (JDU) president Sharad Yadav today said that he will speak to the Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Mulayam Singh Yadav, to reconsider their decision of walking out of the alliance in Bihar where assembly elections are due in a few months.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 1, 2015
NDA allies today put up an united front amid vocal demands being made by some parties on their share of seats in Bihar polls but the crucial issue of seat-sharing was not discussed at their maiden joint meeting chaired by BJP president Amit Shah.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 30, 2015
The LJP today claimed Congress president Sonia Gandhi was 'insulted' by the organisers at the Grand Secular Alliance's 'Swabhiman Rally' at Gandhi Maidan by making her speak before the leaders of JD(U) and RJD.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 30, 2015
Congress Party chief Sonia Gandhi on Sunday lashed out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, alleging that he had insulted the people of Bihar with his comments on DNA. Her latest attack on Mr Modi and his government at the 'Swabhiman Rally' in Patna.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday August 27, 2015
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and RJD chief Lalu Prasad are actively wooing supporters to make their August 30 campaign rally here a success.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 26, 2015
Taking a view divergent to that of his party colleague and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, JD(U) national president Sharad Yadav today disapproved of the agitation by the Patel and Patidar community in Gujarat.
India News | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Thursday August 13, 2015
A "chai pe charcha" held at the Delhi home of Nationalist Congress Party or NCP chief Sharad Pawar brought together opposition parties that want the defeat of the BJP in Bihar, where assembly elections will be held soon.
India News | Written by Ketki Angre | Wednesday August 12, 2015
Yesterday, the chief minister had a busy day in Delhi, meeting leaders from various opposition parties. From courtesy calls to walk-in meetings, she met Janata Dal United chief, Sharad Yadav, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) president, and ended the day meeting the Delhi chief minister Mamata Bannerjee over dinner.
India News | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Wednesday August 12, 2015
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is the driving force behind a tea party today that brings together political parties determined to ensure a defeat for the BJP in Bihar, where assembly elections are due in the next two months.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday August 7, 2015
JD(U) chief Sharad Yadav today accused the BJP dispensation of "playing with the career" of students by appointing its sypathisers and ideological supporters to the top posts of institutions of art, research and education even though they are "mediocre".
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 6, 2015
A Samajwadi Party legislator has launched 'Gaye Bachao Andolan' (Save the Cow campaign) as part of which members of the community will vow not to slaughter cows or consume its meat, an initiative welcomed by Hindu organisations.