Lalu Prasad Yadav arrested as RJD bandh cripples life in Bihar
Lalu Prasad Yadav arrested as RJD bandh cripples life in Bihar

RJD President Lalu Prasad and several of his supporters were on Monday arrested here while trying to enforce the day-long Bihar bandh called by his party as the shutdown adversely affected life across the state.

'BJP must drop its tainted leaders if it wants business in Parliament'

"First resign, order probe and then discuss what you have to", used to be the baseline for the BJP when in opposition. But now since the party is in power, it refuses to follow its "own tradition" on issues of national importance, says the opposition.

Nitish Kumar, Lalu Prasad are poison and snake for each other: Ram Vilas Paswan

Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan on Thursday took potshots at Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and RJD chief Lalu Prasad over Kumar's tweet likening himself to sandalwood that remains unaffected by snakes wrapped around it, which his rivals claimed was a barb at Prasad.

Tainted BJP ministers should resign on moral grounds: JD (U)

Janata Dal (United) chief Sharad Yadav on Tuesday said tainted Bharatiya Janta Party ( BJP) ministers should resign first on the moral grounds, and then, explain themselves.

Nitish Kumar is 'sandalwood' but who is the 'snake'?
Nitish Kumar is 'sandalwood' but who is the 'snake'?

In a bid to clear the air over his comment that made headlines earlier Wednesday, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has said that his 'snake' jibe was not aimed at his foe-turned-friend Lalu Prasad but at friend-turned-foe Bharatiya Janata Party.

BJP defends 'Z-Plus' security to Jitan Ram Manjhi

A day after the Centre accorded 'Z-plus' VIP security cover to Jitan Ram Manjhi, the BJP on Tuesday defended the measure saying the former Bihar chief minister faced threat to his life from various quarters.

Bihar Assembly polls 2015: JD-U, RJD, Congress, NCP to campaign jointly
Bihar Assembly polls 2015: JD-U, RJD, Congress, NCP to campaign jointly

The Janata Dal-United (JD-U), Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD), Congress and the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) have decided to campaign jointly for the upcoming Bihar assembly polls from August to counter the BJP-led NDA.

Amit Shah launches BJP's Bihar poll campaign, attacks Lalu, Nitish
Amit Shah launches BJP's Bihar poll campaign, attacks Lalu, Nitish

Aiming to end the 25-year rule of Lalu-Nitish combine in Bihar, BJP president Amit Shah on Thursday addressed a rally in Patna launching a frontal attack on the duo.

States want Centre to work for consensus on Land Bill: Arun Jaitley
States want Centre to work for consensus on Land Bill: Arun Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday said that 16 chief ministers attended the second meeting of the Governing Council of NITI Aayog chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Nitish Kumar downplays Legislative Council poll results

Downplaying the Legislative Council poll results, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday again said the outcome did not deserve much attention as the voters were limited in numbers.

Ara court bomb blast: JD(U) legislator arrested in Bihar, sent to jail

Sunil Pandey, a legislator of Bihar's ruling Janata Dal-United (JD-U), was arrested on Saturday on the charge of helping a gangster to escape from judicial custody, police said. Later, he was sent to jail.

Unprecedented security for PM Narendra Modi's Muzaffarpur rally
Unprecedented security for PM Narendra Modi's Muzaffarpur rally

Taking the threat perception seriously, Bihar has decided to deploy 1,500 policemen during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's rally in Muzaffarpur on July 25, officials said on Thursday.

Sushil Modi trashes Nitish claim on MLA Anant Singh

BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi on Saturday trashed Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's assertions that he does not act on law and order issue under anybody's "pressure" and claimed JD(U) MLA Anant Singh's arrest was the result of RJD president Lalu Prasad's 'threat' to topple the government if the MLA was not arrested.

'Rule of law' will prevail till I am at helm: Nitish Kumar

With his party's influential MLA Anant Singh locked in jail in a kidnapping case, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Friday said law was equal for everybody.

JD(U) MLA Anant Singh sent to jail
JD(U) MLA Anant Singh sent to jail

A local court has remanded influential JD(U) MLA Anant Singh to 14 days' judicial custody in connection with a kidnapping case at Bihta.

Assembly polls 2015: Lalu to bank on 'tamtam' for Bihar election campaign

RJD President Lalu Prasad has decided his party will bank on 'tamtam' (tonga, or light horse-drawn carriage) to counter its main rival BJP in the coming Bihar Assembly elections.

Bihar Assembly Elections: JD(U) launches 'Parcha pe charcha'

Taking a leaf out of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Chai pe charcha' campaign, JD(U) on Wednesday launched 'Parcha pe charcha' (discussion over pamphlet) in which people were told about the "good work" done by Nitish Kumar government.

Bihar legislature's Monsoon Session to start on July 24

The Monsoon Session of Bihar state legislature will convene on July 24, a senior official said on Tuesday.

BJP sets agenda for Bihar polls, law and order top priority
BJP sets agenda for Bihar polls, law and order top priority

The BJP on Tuesday revealed its agenda for the Bihar Assembly elections and said law and order was the party's top priority in the state.

Assembly polls: Decision on CM face for Bihar at an appropriate timem, says Paswan

With RJD supremo Lalu Prasad Yadav and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar pestering the NDA to declare its chief ministerial face for the poll-bound state, LJP chief Ramvilas Paswan said on Sunday that a decision on the issue will be taken at an appropriate time.