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JD-U, BJP natural allies, will fight 2019 poll together: Sushil K Modi

JD-U, BJP natural allies, will fight 2019 poll together: Sushil K Modi

He was replying to a question on whether the BJP might not feel the need for JD(U)'s support in the elections in 2019.

Nov 25, 2017, 17:51 PM IST

Nitish Kumar seeks more road projects in Bihar

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday sought more road projects and bridges and direct road connectivity from the state to Varanasi.

Oct 14, 2017, 18:00 PM IST
Sharad Yadav has left principled politics: Nitish Kumar

Sharad Yadav has left principled politics: Nitish Kumar

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday said rebel JD-U leader Sharad Yadav had ditched principled politics, adding that his 'Sanjhi Virasat Bachao' event in Delhi was nothing but support to dynastic politics and corrupt leaders.

Oct 09, 2017, 16:27 PM IST
Amendments in GST just an eyewash: Sharad Yadav

Amendments in GST just an eyewash: Sharad Yadav

The rebel JD-U leader also said that a national council meeting of the party has been called here on Sunday, where the party's state presidents would participate.

Oct 07, 2017, 18:56 PM IST
No talks on joining Union Cabinet: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar

No talks on joining Union Cabinet: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said on Saturday that there has been no proposal as yet for his Janata Dal-United party to join the government at the Centre.

Sep 02, 2017, 18:40 PM IST

Bihar Congress chief meets Sonia, denies rift in state unit

Congress Bihar unit chief Ashok Choudhary on Thursday met Sonia Gandhi.

Sep 01, 2017, 02:15 AM IST
After Mayawati, now Sonia Gandhi to skip Lalu Prasad Yadav's anti-BJP rally

After Mayawati, now Sonia Gandhi to skip Lalu Prasad Yadav's anti-BJP rally

Lalu Prasad Yadav's is holding an anti-BJP rally 'Desh Bachao, Bhajpa Bhagao' on August 27 in Patna. 

Aug 23, 2017, 19:33 PM IST
Nitish Kumar challenges Sharad Yadav to split JD-U

Nitish Kumar challenges Sharad Yadav to split JD-U

Nitish Kumar said Sharad Yadav is free to do whatever he wants. "But he will not be able to do anything. It is for all to see. All 71 MLAs and 30 MLCs along with two Lok Sabha MPs are with us."

Aug 19, 2017, 20:47 PM IST

Sharad faction is real JD-U, Nitish one is Bharatiya JD-U: Ali Anwar

Janata Dal-United rebel MP Ali Anwar Ansari, who was suspended from the parliamentary party for taking part in a meeting of opposition parties, on Saturday said the Sharad Yadav-led faction is the "real JD-U" and there was no question of leaving the party.

Aug 12, 2017, 18:55 PM IST
Sharad Yadav attacks Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, says 'JD-U is my party too'

Sharad Yadav attacks Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, says 'JD-U is my party too'

Sharad Yadav, who is Rajya Sabha MP, said when he had "not been afraid of Indira Gandhi, what do others matter". 

Aug 12, 2017, 15:21 PM IST

Tejashwi Yadav should be scared of going to jail: Ram Vilas Paswan

Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan on Tuesday said Bihar`s former Deputy Chief Minister Tejashwi Yadav should be scared of going to jail in connection with the corruption charges against him.

Aug 01, 2017, 20:41 PM IST

Kerala units of JD-U plan to part ways with national outfit

Nitish Kumar was sworn in as the Chief Minister of Bihar with BJP leader Sushil Modi being sworn in as the Deputy Chief Minister. 

Jul 27, 2017, 15:08 PM IST

Kerala JD-U rebels against Nitish for aligning with BJP

Party leader Varghese George said in the Kerala capital that he and his colleagues do not approve of Nitish Kumar`s move.

Jul 27, 2017, 14:36 PM IST
JD-U not present at opposition meeting on presidential poll

JD-U not present at opposition meeting on presidential poll

The meeting, attended by opposition candidates for presidential and vice-presidential elections - Meira Kumar and Gopalkrishna Gandhi, took place on the eve of presidential election. 

Jul 16, 2017, 20:54 PM IST

Make Nitish Kumar Congress president: Author Ram Chandra Guha

The "terminal decline" of the Congress party can only be revived by a leadership change, says historian and biographer Ram Chandra Guha, who suggests that the party's top job be handed over to Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar.

Jul 12, 2017, 21:22 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi seeks to mollify Nitish Kumar, warns Congress leaders of action if they target Bihar CM

Rahul Gandhi seeks to mollify Nitish Kumar, warns Congress leaders of action if they target Bihar CM

Congress leader Gulam Nabi Azad had attacked Nitish Kumar for supporting NDA's pick Ram Nath Kovind for Presidential election.

Jul 06, 2017, 17:27 PM IST

JD(U)'s support for Kovind speaks of his acceptability among non-NDA parties: Naidu

Venkaiah Naidu on Wednesday said that the fact that Janata Dal (United) has extended support to Ram Nath Kovind for the post of President, speaks volumes about his acceptability among non-NDA parties.

Jun 22, 2017, 00:07 AM IST

Lalu Prasad Yadav tweets about 'grand alliance' at Centre on his birthday

A 'grand alliance' at the centre was RJD leader Lalu Prasad's birthday wish on Sunday.

Jun 11, 2017, 17:06 PM IST

JD-U leader blames ally ministers for unutilised funds

A ruling JD-U leader has directly blamed Bihar ministers from alliance partners RJD and Congress for not utilising funds in as many as 182 development schemes in the last fiscal.

Mar 29, 2017, 13:55 PM IST

Rabri Devi backtracks on son Tejaswi Yadav as Bihar Chief Minister

Former Bihar Chief Minister Rabri Devi on Friday did a U-turn and said there was no vacancy for the "CM post" for her son Tejaswi Yadav, as her successor Nitish Kumar will continue in the coveted post.

Feb 24, 2017, 14:44 PM IST