Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 11, 2014
Controversial former MP Rajesh Ranjan alias Pappu Yadav today joined Lalu Prasad's RJD and was promptly rewarded with a party ticket to contest from Madhepura, where he will face JD(U) leader Sharad Yadav.
Election 2014 | Devesh Kumar | Wednesday March 5, 2014
The Congress and Rashtriya Janata Dal, or the RJD, have, after prolonged negotiations, arrived at a seat-sharing pact for the Lok Sabha polls in Bihar, with Mr Lalu Prasad Yadav's party deciding to contest 27 seats.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 27, 2014
As India inches closer towards general elections, Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, Aam Aadmi Party founder Arvind Kejriwal and Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi have emerged as the most searched politicians online, Google said today.
Election 2014 | Sandeep Phukan | Wednesday February 26, 2014
Call them the Third Front or the alternative front - Sharad Yadav of the Janata Dal (United) suggested First Front - the Left and the regional parties have once again forged a common front to offer an alternative to the NDA and the UPA.
Election 2014 | Edited by Mala Das | Tuesday February 25, 2014
11 parties today decided to contest the Lok Sabha elections together to provide an alternative to the Congress-led UPA and the BJP-led NDA.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday February 21, 2014
Furious clashes gave way to long, fond farewells as elected parliamentarians sat in the house for the last time before the national election, due by May.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 15, 2014
YSR Congress, which is opposed to bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh, today appeared to have got a shot in the arm as JD(U) promised to firm up a common position of 11 parties of an emerging 'Front' on the issue.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 2, 2014
After its 'corrupt list' targeting national politicians, Aam Aadmi Party says it will release a list of leaders at the state-level with corrupt, criminal or dynastic background and field candidates against them.
India | Reported by Manish Kumar | Friday January 24, 2014
Sharad Yadav, chief of the Janata Dal (United) or JD (U) would like a clarification from the BJP's prime ministerial candidate, Narendra Modi. "Are you in politics or in wrestling?" Mr Yadav asked in Patna today, referring to Mr Modi.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 21, 2013
Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad and JD(U) president Sharad Yadav, who were admitted to AIIMS, underwent a series of tests at the hospital today.
India | Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from PTI) | Thursday December 19, 2013
With Lalu Prasad out on bail, there is a buzz that a renewal of his alliance with the Congress in Bihar for general elections 2014, could be on the cards.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 12, 2013
A lecture by Afghan President Hamid Karzai to Parliament scheduled for tomorrow has been cancelled amid the logjam in both Houses over Telangana and other issues.
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 | Reported by Manish Kumar, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday October 7, 2013
A top leader of Nitish Kumar's party today rooted for an alliance with the Congress for next year's polls and the Bihar Chief Minister did not rule it out, in a major indication that the bonhomie between the two parties over the past few months could...
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday October 3, 2013
Bihar's ruling Janata Dal-United JD(U) on Wednesday suspended two of its MPs for six years for anti-party activities, a party leader said.
India | Sandeep Phukan | Wednesday October 2, 2013
Some UPA allies are expected to seek an explanation at a cabinet meeting this evening on why the Congress-led government rushed a controversial ordinance on convicted lawmakers only to do a u-turn.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 29, 2013
Senior JD(U) legislator Chhedi Paswan was suspended for six years by his party after he met BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Saturday.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 28, 2013
Leader of Opposition in Lok Sabha Sushma Swaraj today set December as the deadline for Congress to get the bill for creation of Telangana state passed in Parliament.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 17, 2013
Janata Dal (United) President Sharad Yadav has said that he was taken into preventive custody last night by Uttar Pradesh Police at Ghaziabad when he was on his way to Allahabad to participate in a meeting on reservation issue.
India | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Monday August 26, 2013
Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde stumped many by referring with reverence and respect to "Asaram Bapu ji," a man who is accused of sexually assaulting a 15-year-old. Her statement to the police, accessed by NDTV, says that the 72-year-old spiritual ...