Lalu attributes stampede to administrative 'lapse'

RJD president Lalu Prasad on Saturday said the stampede outside Gandhi Maidan which left 33 dead appears to be a result of administrative "lapse" and expressed dismay over the administration's inability to make foolproof arrangements despite several unpleasant incidents in the past at the grounds in the heart of the capital.

Bypoll results not indicator of things to come: Ram Vilas Paswan

Downplaying last month's bypoll results in Bihar in which the BJP-led coalition fared poorly winning only four out of 10 seats, Union Food and Consumer Affairs Minister Ram Vilas Paswan on Monday said it would be wrong to assume that the grand alliance of JD(U), RJD and Congress would come to power in the Assembly polls next year.

Cabinet expansion only after talks: Manjhi

Amid intense speculation about cabinet expansion in Bihar with new allies RJD and Congress joining the ministry, Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Monday denied any immediate move and said the matter would be decided by top leaders of the three parties.

Nine MLAs of different parties sit on dharna in Bihar

Shedding ideological differences, nine MLAs of Bihar's Muzaffarpur district belonging to different parties on Monday sat on dharna at the district collectorate premises to protest against rising crime graph, corruption and lack of development in the district.

Lalu Prasad Yadav to be discharged from hospital today

RJD leader Lalu Prasad Yadav, who recently underwent a cardiac surgery, will get discharged from the Asian Heart Institute here on Saturday.

Cabinet expansion after alliance call on joining govt: CM

Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Tuesday said that a decision on cabinet expansion would be taken only after top leaders of the grand alliance collectively took a call on joining the government.

Lalu Prasad may be discharged from hospital by weekend

RJD President Lalu Prasad, who underwent a triple cardiac surgery here on August 27, may be discharged from the hospital by the end of this week.

Manjhi favours RJD, Congress joining his govt

Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Sunday spoke in favour of the idea of RJD and Congress joining the JD(U) government and said leaders of three parties will take a call in this regard.

RJD, Congress may join JDU government, hints Bihar minister

A senior JD(U) leader and state minister on Saturday hinted at the possibility of RJD and Congress joining the JD(U) government in Bihar.

RJD chief Lalu Prasad moved out of intensive care unit

Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Lalu Prasad, who underwent a cardiac surgery here recently, has been shifted out of the intensive care unit of the Asian Heart Institute.

Manjhi directs officials to set up Bihar Bhawan in Mumbai

Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Sunday directed the officials to establish a Bihar Bhawan and a Tourism Information Centre in Mumbai.

BJP targets Bihar govt as under-construction bridge subsides in Muzaffarpur

Bharatiya Janata Party leader and Darbhanga MP Kirti Azad took on the Bihar government on Saturday after a 98-metre long under-construction bridge subsided here.

Manjhi meets Lalu in hospital, wishes early recovery

Displaying bonhomie with new alliance partner, Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Saturday flew to Mumbai and met RJD President Lalu Prasad in hospital.

Lalu, Nitish happiness over bypoll win will be short-lived: Paswan

With a buoyant RJD, JD(U) and Congress planning to take their "secular alliance experiment" outside Bihar after the bypoll victory, LJP leader Ram Vilas Paswan Friday said their happiness would be "short-lived" as they won by "fluke".

Will join hands with secular forces wherever required: Congress
Will join hands with secular forces wherever required: Congress

With the Bihar Assembly by-poll results going in favour of RJD-JD(U)-Congress alliance, Congress on Wednesday said the party is ready to join hands with "secular forces" wherever necessary.

PM Modi, BJP leaders wish Lalu Prasad Yadav a speedy recovery

Keeping aside their political rivalry, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other BJP leaders wished Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav a speedy recovery on Wednesday and wished him good health.

Bihar BJP says bypoll results no reflection on Namo

Bihar BJP on Tuesday said the Assembly by-poll results that went in favour of RJD-JD(U)-Congress alliance was not a referendum on Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

RJD, JD(U) trade charge for loss at Banka

While senior leaders of the three "secular alliance" partners are hailing their victory in Bihar bypoll, a blame game has surfaced in Banka where the RJD candidate lost narrowly.

`Mahayuti` needs to pull up socks for Maha polls: Sena

After being checkmated by the RJD-JD(U)-Congress alliance in the Bihar bypoll, BJP ally Shiv Sena on Tuesday said that the `Mahayuti` needs pull up its socks and refrain from gloating over the "Modi wave" to fight the upcoming Maharashtra Assembly elections.

Bihar bypolls: BJP will make all effort to win final round, says Sushil Modi

Accepting the verdict of the people in the bypolls in Bihar, BJP leader, Sushil Kumar Modi said on Monday that his party would review shortcomings and make all efforts to win the final round.