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Tejashwi, Kushwaha, Sahni meet Lalu in Ranchi jail, discuss seat-sharing in Bihar for 2019 polls

Tejashwi, Kushwaha, Sahni meet Lalu in Ranchi jail, discuss seat-sharing in Bihar for 2019 polls

RJD sources said that preliminary talks were held between Lalu and the three leaders regarding seat-sharing in Bihar.

Dec 29, 2018, 19:34 PM IST
RLSP vice president Bhagwan Singh Kushwaha, supporters join JD(U)

RLSP vice president Bhagwan Singh Kushwaha, supporters join JD(U)

Out of RLSP's three MPs, Jehanabad MP Arun Kumar is a dissident while Sitamarhi MP Ram Kumar Sharma is with the RLSP chief. Upendra Kushwaha is the third MP of the party.

Dec 29, 2018, 07:50 AM IST
BJP leader and Bihar MLC Suraj Nandan Kushwaha dies of heart attack

BJP leader and Bihar MLC Suraj Nandan Kushwaha dies of heart attack

Suraj Nandan Kushwaha, a senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader and Member of Legislative Council (MLC) in Bihar, died on Saturday.

Dec 29, 2018, 07:15 AM IST
Drama at Patna police station as Tej Pratap Yadav stages protest, targets inspector

Drama at Patna police station as Tej Pratap Yadav stages protest, targets inspector

High drama was witnessed at Phulwari Sharif police station on the outskirts of the city.

Dec 27, 2018, 19:50 PM IST
BPSC Preliminary answer keys 2018 released at bpsc.bih.nic.in; View correct answers here

BPSC Preliminary answer keys 2018 released at bpsc.bih.nic.in; View correct answers here

Here are the answer keys for Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC) prelims exam 2018:  

Dec 27, 2018, 07:48 AM IST
Bihar would see educational reforms if Mahagathbandhan wins Power: RLSP chief Upendra Kushwaha

Bihar would see educational reforms if Mahagathbandhan wins Power: RLSP chief Upendra Kushwaha

RLSP chief Upendra Kushwaha recently quit as a minister in the NDA govt.

Dec 26, 2018, 23:16 PM IST
Tejashwi Yadav leads candle march in Patna, attacks Nitish Kumar govt over declining law and order in Bihar

Tejashwi Yadav leads candle march in Patna, attacks Nitish Kumar govt over declining law and order in Bihar

Gunjan Khemka, son of Patna's well-known businessman Gopal Khemka, was killed in Hajipur.

Dec 24, 2018, 22:06 PM IST
Development, not Ram Mandir issue, should be focus before 2019 Lok Sabha elections: Nitish Kumar

Development, not Ram Mandir issue, should be focus before 2019 Lok Sabha elections: Nitish Kumar

Nitish Kumar says Ram Mandir issue will be solved either by a court judgement or through mutual understanding.

Dec 24, 2018, 07:19 AM IST
NDA seat sharing formula in Bihar for 2019 Lok Sabha polls: BJP, JDU to fight on 17 seats each, LJP gets 6

NDA seat sharing formula in Bihar for 2019 Lok Sabha polls: BJP, JDU to fight on 17 seats each, LJP gets 6

The announcement was made in a joint press conference by BJP president Amit Shah, JDU chief and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and LJP chief Ram Vilas Paswan.

Dec 23, 2018, 12:30 PM IST
Road to 2019 polls: NDA seat-sharing formula in Bihar sealed; BJP, LJP, JDU to make joint announcement today

Road to 2019 polls: NDA seat-sharing formula in Bihar sealed; BJP, LJP, JDU to make joint announcement today

The decision was finalised after LJP chief and Union minister Ram Vilas Paswan along with his son Chirag Paswan met BJP leader Arun Jaitley.

Dec 22, 2018, 09:10 AM IST
Suspended RJD MLA Raj Ballabh Yadav, 2 others gets life imprisonment in rape case

Suspended RJD MLA Raj Ballabh Yadav, 2 others gets life imprisonment in rape case

The court also slapped a fine of Rs 50,000 on Yadav.

Dec 21, 2018, 21:30 PM IST
Muzaffarpur shelter home case: Another accused Dilip Verma surrenders before court

Muzaffarpur shelter home case: Another accused Dilip Verma surrenders before court

Raids were conducted at several places in Muzaffarpur, Vaishali and Patna districts first by the police which handled the investigation until August and later by the CBI in search of Verma.

Dec 21, 2018, 00:32 AM IST
Students in Bihar school segregated based on religion and caste

Students in Bihar school segregated based on religion and caste

A probe found the allegations to be true and order for action against the Principal has been issued.

Dec 20, 2018, 13:13 PM IST
Mahagathbandhan leaders to discuss Lok Sabha election seat sharing today

Mahagathbandhan leaders to discuss Lok Sabha election seat sharing today

RLSP chief Upendra Kushwaha may also formally become a constituent of the Mahagathbandhan.

Dec 20, 2018, 11:53 AM IST
Delhi court grants interim bail to Lalu Prasad Yadav in IRCTC scam case

Delhi court grants interim bail to Lalu Prasad Yadav in IRCTC scam case

Former Bihar chief minister Lalu Prasad Yadav, who is currently serving a sentence in the fodder scam, had appeared before the court via video conferencing.

Dec 20, 2018, 11:06 AM IST
Muzaffarpur shelter home case: CBI files chargesheet in special POCSO court, Brajesh Thakur's son, wife summoned

Muzaffarpur shelter home case: CBI files chargesheet in special POCSO court, Brajesh Thakur's son, wife summoned

The Enforcement Directorate Patna has summoned prime accused Brajesh Thakur's son wife Asha Thakur on December 26 and son Rahul Anand on December 24.

Dec 19, 2018, 17:00 PM IST
LJP sets deadline for BJP to decide on seat sharing, says 'time is running out now'

LJP sets deadline for BJP to decide on seat sharing, says 'time is running out now'

LJP leader Pashupati Kumar Paras said that apart from Bihar, the party wants seats in Jharkhand and Uttar Pradesh as well.

Dec 19, 2018, 15:06 PM IST
Days after Kushwaha's NDA exit, Chirag Paswan warns BJP to 'act before it's too late'

Days after Kushwaha's NDA exit, Chirag Paswan warns BJP to 'act before it's too late'

Chirag Paswan said that the NDA is at a critical juncture after the exit of the TDP and the RLSP, adding that the BJP should act in time to resolve issues with other allies.

Dec 19, 2018, 07:56 AM IST
Centre approves new 4-lane bridge across river Ganga on NH-19 in Patna

Centre approves new 4-lane bridge across river Ganga on NH-19 in Patna

This mega project is 14.500 kilometres long and passes through Patna, Saran and Vaishali districts of Bihar.

Dec 18, 2018, 06:42 AM IST
Suspended RJD legislator convicted of raping minor

Suspended RJD legislator convicted of raping minor

The quantum of punishment will be pronounced on December 21.

Dec 15, 2018, 20:07 PM IST