Sushil Modi – BJP’s poster boy in Bihar
Sushil Modi – BJP’s poster boy in Bihar

BJP may have decided to play safe by not naming its chief ministerial candidate in Bihar but there's no denying that former Deputy CM Sushil Modi tops the list of probables.

2015 Bihar Assembly Elections: Voting in second phase on Friday
2015 Bihar Assembly Elections: Voting in second phase on Friday

The battle for Bihar enters into its second phase on Friday.

Paswan rebellious son-in-law makes peace with him

Days after raising a banner of revolt, LJP President Ramvilas Paswan's son-in-law Anil Kumar Sadhu Wednesday made peace with him and withdrew the remarks he made against the Union Minister and his son Chirag Paswan in a vicious attack on them after being denied a poll ticket.

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. He also adds that there are no issues in the party and everyone is in a unity.

Manjhi says "satisfied" with seats, calls truce with Paswan

 After getting more seats than offered earlier, former Bihar chief minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Monday said he was "fully satisfied" with the seat-sharing arrangement among NDA allies for contesting the state assembly polls.

Bihar Elections: NDA's concurrence on seat sharing arrangement

In Bihar, BJP will fight elections with 165 seats, Ramvilas Paswan's LJP will get 40-42 seats, Upendra Kushwaha's RLSP will get 18-20 seats and Jitan Ram Manjhi's HAM will get 15 seats, says sources.

PM's special package has silenced Lalu, Nitish, Cong: Paswan

Union Minister and LJP president Ramvilas Paswan on Wednesday hailed the special package announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi for Bihar, saying that it has 'silenced' their rivals.

Paswan demands President's Rule in Bihar for free and fair poll

 LJP supremo Ramvilas Paswan on Sunday charged the Nitish Kumar government with carrying large scale transfer of IAS and IPS officials with an eye on the coming Assembly elections and said he will urge the Centre to impose President's Rule in Bihar for a free and fair poll.

Paswan, Manjhi should be considered for Bihar CM's post: BJP MP Shatrughan Sinha
Paswan, Manjhi should be considered for Bihar CM's post: BJP MP Shatrughan Sinha

Senior BJP leader Shatrughan Sinha on Monday said leaders from allies, like Ramvilas Paswan and Jitan Ram Manjhi, should be considered being named as NDA's chief ministerial candidate for Bihar polls even though his party is yet to decide whether it wants to project anyone for the post.

President, PM Modi greet Ramvilas Paswan on his birthday

President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted Union Food and Consumers Affairs Minister Ramvilas Paswan who turned 69 on Sunday.

Lalu, Nitish indulge in caste politics: Ramvilas Paswan

 Union Minister Ramvilas Paswan on Saturday accused Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and RJD president Lalu Prasad of trying to divide the society by "indulging in caste politics" and asked NDA supporters to rise above it.

Paswan makes 'jungle raj' barb at Nitish over Nalanda incident

Union Minister Ramvilas Paswan on Monday hit out at Nitish Kumar government over the Nalanda incident in which a school's director was lynched by a mob and said it was a reflection of the return of "jungle raj" in the state.

Paswan hits out at Lalu, Nitish for 'disrespecting' JP

Union minister and LJP president Ramvilas Paswan Friday attacked Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and RJD chief Lalu Prasad for "straying" from the path of Jayprakash Narayan by joining hands with Congress and showing "disrespect" to the 'Loknayak'.

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.

Centre to give interest-free loans to farmers: Paswan

The Centre has decided to raise Rs 6,000 crore to provide interest-free loans to

Centre will amend Act to ensure adulteration-free food: Paswan

 Centre will amend the Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954 to ensure that the consumers get adulteration-free food, Union Food and Consumer Affairs Minister Ramvilas Paswan said here on Thursday.

BJP to decide on NDA chief ministerial face for Bihar: Ramvilas Paswan
BJP to decide on NDA chief ministerial face for Bihar: Ramvilas Paswan

Amid growing chorus as to who will be NDA's face to take on incumbent Chief Minister Nitish Kumar in the Bihar Assembly polls, Lok Janshakti Party president Ramvilas Paswan on Thursday said the decision in this matter lies with senior coalition partner BJP.

Jharkhand asked not to implement Food Security Act in phases

Union Minister Ramvilas Paswan on Saturday asked Jharkhand government to implement the Food Security Act in all the 24 districts simultaneously by September one.

Bad monsoon will not affect us, says Paswan

Amid apprehensions of deficient monsoon this year, Union Food Minister Ramvilas Paswan on Thursday said it will not "affect" us as the country has "sufficient" food that can last for at least one year.

Restricted entry for non-Hindus in Somnath temple wrong: Paswan

Union Minister Ramvilas Paswan on Thursday criticised the decision taken by authorities at the Somnath temple in Gujarat to restrict entry of non-Hindus inside, sans permission, and stated that the Central government has never supported any discrimination on the basis of religion.