Will work with PM Modi for Bihar's development, says Nitish Kumar
Will work with PM Modi for Bihar's development, says Nitish Kumar

Ending days of political drama, Janata Dal-United (JD-U) leader Nitish Kumar on Sunday took oath as Bihar Chief Minister for the fourth time saying that he had once again assumed office with full earnestness and would work for the development of the state with sincerity.

Nitish Kumar takes oath as Bihar CM: As it happened
Nitish Kumar takes oath as Bihar CM: As it happened

Nitish Kumar takes oath as Bihar Chief Minister for the fourth time; Jitan Ram Manjhi, Mamata Banerjee, Tarun Gogoi present.

JD(S) demands CBI probe into land denotification issue

JD(S) leader and former chief minister H D Kumaraswamy on Monday sought a CBI inquiry into Arkavathi Layout land de-notification, an issue on which the Opposition has targeted Chief Minister Siddaramaiah alleging irregularities.

Mulayam meets JD(U), RJD leaders; merger on track, says Nitish Kumar

The merger of Janata Parivar offshoots was on track, JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar on Saturday asserted after a meeting with Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav where RJD President Lalu Prasad was also present to discuss issues like flag and symbol of the proposed outfit.

Country needs a strong opposition: Deve Gowda

The Samajwadi Party, RJD, JD(S) and JD(U) have decided to come together to launch a strong opposition in Parliament, former Prime Minister H D Deve Gowda said on Friday.

WB JD(U), JD(S), RJD & SP units to forge alliance against TMC

Lashing out at the deteriorating law and order situation of the state, the state unit of Janata Dal (United), RJD, Samajwadi Party and Janata Dal(Secular) on Monday forged an alliance and decided to fight the next Kolkata Municipal Corporation elections together.

Janata Dal splinter groups may choose a common leader

 Facing a formidable challenge in their turfs from Narendra Modi-led BJP, several splinter groups of erstwhile Janata Dal are likely to choose a common leader during the coming winter session of parliament to put up a united fight.

Without Congress, Janata Parivar's effort to fight BJP futile: Beni

 Former Union Minister Beni Prasad Verma on Thursday termed as futile the efforts of SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav to bring six political parties of 'Janata parivar' (family) together and said that they would have seek Congress's help in the task of countering resurgent BJP.

Former JD(S) leader Abdul Nazeem likely to join BJP today

Former Janata Dal (Secular) Secretary General Abdul Nazeem, who recently quit the party, is likely to join Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday.

JD(S) calls for alliance of secular forces in Maharashtra

Maharashtra unit of Janata Dal (Secular) on Thursday called for alliance of secular forces for the upcoming assembly polls in Maharashtra.

BJP wins 3, leads in 15, Cong ahead in eight seats in Karnataka

Showing remarkable recovery since it lost power in the Karnataka Assembly polls last year, BJP today bagged three Lok Sabha seats and was ahead of the ruling Congress in 15 others.

Former JD(S) MP wins Cong primary for Bangalore North seat

Former MP C Narayanaswamy, who switched loyalties to Congress from JD(S), on Thursday emerged victorious by a comfortable margin in primary held to choose its candidate for the Bangalore North seat.

11-party ‘alternative’ aims to defeat Congress, BJP; puts PM issue on back-burner

With the Lok Sabha elections just months away, 11 political parties came together to work for the defeat of both Congress and BJP and present an alternative to the country.

Deve Gowda takes dig at Siddaramaiah

Taking potshots at Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah for predicting JD(S) winning only 3 seats in Lok Sabha polls, HD Deve Gowda said he is "an old man in a hurry" to bring JD(S) party back to power in state.

JD(S) leader`s remarks about actress Ramya stirs controversy

JD(S) leader made personal attack on actress Ramya, who is Congress candidate for Mandya Lok Sabha seat in the Aug 21 by-poll, inviting strong condemnation for taking the campaign to such a low.

Karnataka polls: Kumaraswamy wins, wife loses

Former Karnataka chief minister and Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) leader H.D. Kumaraswamy won from the Ramanagaram assembly constituency on Wednesday but his wife lost the poll to the Samajwadi Party (SP) nominee.

Karnataka elections results 2013: How parties fared in regions

The Congress is back in power in Karnataka.

‘Sadananda Gowda may join JD(S)’

Karnataka Janata Party secretary Dhananjaya Kumar on Sunday claimed former chief minister DV Sadananda Gowda has been neglected in the ruling BJP.

JD(S) will support no-confidence motion: Deve Gowda

Amid the threat by BS Yeddyurappa to topple the BJP government in Karnataka, JD(S) on Saturday said it was ready to support a Congress no-confidence motion against the Jagadish Shettar Ministry.

Gowda sidesteps query on Third front

Former PM HD Deve Gowda sidestepped a query on formation of a Third Front,saying he was concentrating on strengthening his JD(S)
in Karnataka.