Chirag Paswan

Chirag will be next LJP chief: Paswan

In Bihar, the LJP is widely known as a 'Parivar' party.

Oct 07, 2017, 14:52 PM IST
LJP mocks RJD, says it's tradition in Lalu's family to resign just before going to jail

LJP mocks RJD, says it's tradition in Lalu's family to resign just before going to jail

As the speculations around Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Tejashwi Yadav's resignation grow stronger, Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Chirag Paswan on Monday said it has been a tradition of Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav's family of resigning just before going to prison.

Jul 17, 2017, 15:03 PM IST

Nitish Kumar should come back to NDA for Bihar's development: LJP

Talking to ANI, LJP leader Chirag Paswan said, "If we want development of Bihar, it's very important for Nitish Kumar to come back to NDA and give us a Lalu and family free Bihar.

Jul 15, 2017, 10:03 AM IST

Ramvilas Paswan discharged from hospital

Union Minister and LJP president Ramvilas Paswan, who was admitted to the ICU of a hospital after he complained of breathlessness, has been discharged on Saturday.

Jan 14, 2017, 14:44 PM IST
Chirag Paswan aims for caste-free society, appeals to well-off Dalits to give up reservation benefits

Chirag Paswan aims for caste-free society, appeals to well-off Dalits to give up reservation benefits

Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Chirag Paswan has appealed to the well-off Dalits to give up reservation benefits, as lakhs of people across the country have done by opting for subsidy-free LPG in their domestic households.

Aug 05, 2016, 12:52 PM IST

Jailed Bihar gangster Santosh Jha, 'close' to Chirag Paswan, keen to join politics

It's the same old story of alleged criminals trying to foray into politics. This time it's jailed gangster Santosh Jha who is keen to join politics, ostensibly using his proximity to LJP leader Chirag Paswan.

Aug 03, 2016, 16:23 PM IST
'Fake' Lalu Yadav failed five times during matriculation: Ram Vilas Paswan

'Fake' Lalu Yadav failed five times during matriculation: Ram Vilas Paswan

Lalu on Monday opined that Manjhi should replace the ageing Paswan in the Union Cabinet.

Jul 05, 2016, 15:43 PM IST
Prosperous Dalits should voluntarily give up quota: Chirag Paswan

Prosperous Dalits should voluntarily give up quota: Chirag Paswan

Chirag said that his ultimate aim is to see the emergence of a casteless society.

Apr 12, 2016, 06:40 AM IST
'Jungle raj returns in Bihar' is an Opposition conspiracy: Lalu Prasad

'Jungle raj returns in Bihar' is an Opposition conspiracy: Lalu Prasad

The "return of Jungle Raj in Bihar" is a lie spread by the opposition parties in their attempt to defame the state, Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad has said.

Feb 08, 2016, 15:06 PM IST

President's rule only option left for Bihar: Chirag Paswan

LJP leader Brijnath Singh was shot dead by unidentified gunmen in Patna.AK-47 shells were recovered from the spot.

Feb 06, 2016, 15:15 PM IST

Bihar situation worsening, govt not under Nitish Kumar's control: LJP

Alleging that the crime graph in Bihar was surging, Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Chirag Paswan has said Chief Minister Nitish Kumar was clearly not in control of the government and the apprehensions of return of "jungle raj" were coming true.

Jan 19, 2016, 13:07 PM IST
Ram Vilas Paswan – Bjp's big bet in Bihar

Ram Vilas Paswan – Bjp's big bet in Bihar

Known for his uncanny ability to gauge the direction wind, Lok Janshakti Party chief Ram Vilas Paswan was right to hop onto the NDA bandwagon ahead of the 2014 General elections.

Oct 23, 2015, 16:53 PM IST

Bihar polls: Sons of Lalu, Paswan engage in war of words

After RJD chief Lalu Prasad and union minister Ram Vilas Paswan, it is now the turn of their sons to indulge in a war of words.

Oct 08, 2015, 13:11 PM IST

LJP 'agrees' with RK Singh's concern

The LJP on Saturday said it agreed with BJP MP RK Singh's concern over people with tainted image getting party tickets in Bihar, even as it dubbed the row over his controversial claims as the internal matter of BJP.

Sep 26, 2015, 16:13 PM IST

LJP announces third and final list of 11 candidates for Bihar polls

The Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) on Saturday announced the third list of 11 candidates for the upcoming Assembly polls in Bihar.

Sep 26, 2015, 14:25 PM IST

Bihar polls: Exclusive interview with Ram Vilas Paswan and Chirag Paswan-Part 2

Watch an exclusive interview with Ram Vilas Paswan and Chirag Paswan.

Sep 22, 2015, 21:47 PM IST

Bihar polls: Exclusive interview with Ram Vilas Paswan and Chirag Paswan

Watch an exclusive interview with Ram Vilas Paswan and Chirag Paswan.

Sep 22, 2015, 21:47 PM IST

LJP plays safe, withdraws candidate from Chakai seat

The Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) on Monday withdrew its candidate from the Chakai seat to avoid friction within the NDA ahead of the Bihar Assembly polls.

Sep 21, 2015, 12:46 PM IST

LJP announces 12 candidates in first Bihar poll list

The Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) of union minister Ram Vilas Paswan on Friday released its first list with 12 candidates for the Bihar assembly polls.

Sep 18, 2015, 14:19 PM IST

Bihar polls: LJP dissatisfied with seat sharing, says Chirag Paswan

Dharmendra Pradhan has said that Ramvilas Paswan is a veteran minister of NDA and he has no issues regarding NDA’s division of political seats.

Sep 15, 2015, 13:36 PM IST