Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar

EC recognises Nitish Kumar-led group as JD(U)

The JD(U) is a recognised state party in Bihar.

Nov 17, 2017, 16:11 PM IST
Flood fury: Bihar seeks Rs 7,636 cr assistance from Centre

Flood fury: Bihar seeks Rs 7,636 cr assistance from Centre

Kumar said Prime Minister Narendra Modi after aerial survey of flood-hit districts had announced immediate assistance of Rs 500 crore.

Sep 11, 2017, 19:58 PM IST
JD-U former party President Sharad Yadav says he is with Grand Alliance

JD-U former party President Sharad Yadav says he is with Grand Alliance

"Sharad Yadav`s visit to Bihar is his personal initiative. The JD-U has nothing to do with it," JD-U state President Vashisht Narain Singh said.

Aug 10, 2017, 16:20 PM IST

After Nitish Kumar charade, 'motley secular parties' can't fight Narendra Modi: CPI-M

The CPI-M said it had concluded "that with the regional parties as the main constituents, there can be no credible all-India alliance". 

 

Aug 03, 2017, 15:23 PM IST
Never heard remarks like what Lalu Yadav made for Nitish: JD(U)

Never heard remarks like what Lalu Yadav made for Nitish: JD(U)

Taking a jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Lalu said that Nitish used to speak ill of BJP and today he is singing their glory.

 

Aug 02, 2017, 11:07 AM IST
Congress welcomes Lalu Prasad Yadav's invitation to Sharad Yadav in fight against BJP

Congress welcomes Lalu Prasad Yadav's invitation to Sharad Yadav in fight against BJP

"I talked to Sharad Yadav over phone. I appeal to him that come and go to every corner of the country, and take command of this fight," RJD supremo Lalu Prasad Yadav said. He further said that they are going to launch "Desh bachao, BJP bhagao" movement.

Jul 31, 2017, 13:39 PM IST
Nitish ditched me, but finally I will be the winner, says Lalu

Nitish ditched me, but finally I will be the winner, says Lalu

He blamed Nitish for the collapse of the Grand Alliance and said the graft allegation against him and his son Tejaswi are baseless.

Jul 29, 2017, 20:20 PM IST
Nitish dares BJP to hold polls in Bihar, UP simultaneously

Nitish dares BJP to hold polls in Bihar, UP simultaneously

"If you (BJP) have the courage then hold simultaneous polls in UP and Bihar. I don't have any problem. I am ready for it tomorrow if you want it so," Kumar said.

Jun 12, 2017, 19:13 PM IST

BJP leader Sushil Modi writes to Bihar CM, seeks cancellation of Lalu plot

Prasad got two plots of land allotted in his name in violation of the MLA Cooperative Society's bye-laws, Modi said adding that the bye-laws allowed allotment of only one plot to a member of the Society.

Jun 04, 2017, 23:28 PM IST

Sushil Modi writes to Bihar CM, seeks cancellation of Lalu plot

Prasad got two plots of land allotted in his name in violation of the MLA Cooperative Society's bye-laws, Modi said.

Jun 04, 2017, 22:57 PM IST

TN's next government will be under Stalin, says Nitish

Banning of liquor has reaped great benefits in Bihar including a dip in cases of domestic violence and crime rate, he said.

Jun 03, 2017, 22:28 PM IST

Nitish should confiscate Lalu's benami properties, open schools there: BJP

"I challenge Nitish Kumar to confiscate the benami properties of Lalu and his family and open schools for poor children," senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi said here.

May 22, 2017, 17:36 PM IST

Nitish promises to take Bihar's education sector to dizzying heights

"Bihar has been a hub of higher education in distant times. Scholars like Chanakya and Aryabhatt have been born here," he said.

May 16, 2017, 19:11 PM IST
Amid parleys over joint President nominee, Nitish Kumar backs Pranab for 2nd term

Amid parleys over joint President nominee, Nitish Kumar backs Pranab for 2nd term

The main opposition Congress, however, remained non-committal on backing Mukherjee, saying "It is for the ruling party to decide".

May 15, 2017, 23:03 PM IST
Not in the race for PM's post in 2019: Nitish

Not in the race for PM's post in 2019: Nitish

"I am unnecessarily being targeted. We are a small party. I am not a fool... If I become the national president of my party, it does not mean that I harbour national aspiration (of becoming the PM)," Kumar told reporters.

May 15, 2017, 17:00 PM IST
Bihar CM not wrong in giving cabinet status to poll strategist Prashant Kishore, won't interfere: SC

Bihar CM not wrong in giving cabinet status to poll strategist Prashant Kishore, won't interfere: SC

"The Chief Minister might have confidence in him and he might have worked with him. We can't interfere," NDTV quoted Chief Justice JS Khehar as saying.

Apr 07, 2017, 17:26 PM IST
RJD, Congress protest Lalu's exclusion from dais at Prakash Parv

RJD, Congress protest Lalu's exclusion from dais at Prakash Parv

RJD vice president Raghuvansh Prasad Singh voiced the party's grievance.

Jan 06, 2017, 18:30 PM IST
Jayalalithaa's demise: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar expresses grief over Amma's death, says huge loss to nation​

Jayalalithaa's demise: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar expresses grief over Amma's death, says huge loss to nation​

Nitish Kumar has expressed his condolence over the demise of J Jayalalithaa. 

Dec 06, 2016, 13:08 PM IST
Nitish announces Rs 11 lakh ex-gratia for BSF jawan's family

Nitish announces Rs 11 lakh ex-gratia for BSF jawan's family

Nitish Kumar also ordered that the soldier's last rites be held with state honours, an official statement said here.

Nov 10, 2016, 14:51 PM IST
Nitish Kumar's biggest show of support to PM Modi, says 'Whole nation with you' – Read details

Nitish Kumar's biggest show of support to PM Modi, says 'Whole nation with you' – Read details

This open “sweetener” from Nitish Kumar to PM Modi is definitely going to create some ripples in the political circles.

Oct 17, 2016, 18:03 PM IST