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RJD suffers another blow, spox Pragati Mehta joins JD(U)

RJD suffers another blow, spox Pragati Mehta joins JD(U)

The Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) on Wednesday suffered yet another blow when party spokesperson Pragati Mehta joined its rival faction in the state assembly - the Janata Dal (United) (JD(U)).

Sharad Yadav defies Nitish Kumar, says he is still with Grand Alliance

Sharad Yadav defies Nitish Kumar, says he is still with Grand Alliance

The Janata Dal (United) on Wednesday distanced itself from Sharad Yadav`s Bihar visit.

Tejashwi Yadav kicks off rally against Nitish's ''opportunistic alliance''

Tejashwi Yadav kicks off rally against Nitish's ''opportunistic alliance''

Tejashwi Yadav appealed to people to stand up against forces which are working to create a divide in society and the country. 

Will BJP keep its Bihar Assembly poll promise, Tejashwi Yadav asks Nitish Kumar

Leader of Opposition Tejashwi Yadav on Tuesday demanded from Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to let people know whether his new ally BJP will keep its pre-2015 assembly polls promise to distribute scooty to girls, laptop to students and colour TV to Dalit/Mahadalit families.

No matter what, Sharad Yadav will never support Lalu Yadav: Janata Dal (United)

No matter what, Sharad Yadav will never support Lalu Yadav: Janata Dal (United)

Resonating similar sentiments, another JD(U) leader Rajiv Ranjan said Lalu Yadav had the opportunity to protect the Grand Alliance from breakdown, but he lost it for his son.

Never heard remarks like what Lalu Yadav made for Nitish: JD(U)

Never heard remarks like what Lalu Yadav made for Nitish: JD(U)

Taking a jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Lalu said that Nitish used to speak ill of BJP and today he is singing their glory.

 

Congress welcomes Lalu Prasad Yadav's invitation to Sharad Yadav in fight against BJP

Congress welcomes Lalu Prasad Yadav's invitation to Sharad Yadav in fight against BJP

"I talked to Sharad Yadav over phone. I appeal to him that come and go to every corner of the country, and take command of this fight," RJD supremo Lalu Prasad Yadav said. He further said that they are going to launch "Desh bachao, BJP bhagao" movement.

Sharad Yadav breaks silence, terms JD(U)-BJP alliance in Bihar 'unfortunate'

Sharad Yadav breaks silence, terms JD(U)-BJP alliance in Bihar 'unfortunate'

Sharad Yadav is reportedly "upset" over not being taken into "confidence" by Nitish Kumar before he decided to align with the BJP.

Patna HC to hear petitions challenging new Nitish Kumar govt

Patna HC to hear petitions challenging new Nitish Kumar govt

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Friday had a smooth sail in the confidence vote in the Bihar Assembly.

RJD leader close to Shahabuddin shot dead in Bihar's Siwan

A Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader was shot dead on Saturday by unidentified assailants in Bihar`s Siwan district, police said.

JD(U)-BJP alliance: RJD supporters hold protests, block roads across Bihar; Saran DM, SP attacked

JD(U)-BJP alliance: RJD supporters hold protests, block roads across Bihar; Saran DM, SP attacked

Backed by the BJP, Nitish Kumar on Thursday returned as the Bihar CM for the sixth time barely a day after his dramatic resignation.

Rift in JD(U) over aligning with BJP: Sharad Yadav not kept in loop by Nitish, say senior leaders

Rift in JD(U) over aligning with BJP: Sharad Yadav not kept in loop by Nitish, say senior leaders

Nitish Kumar once again took over as CM Bihar with BJP's support on Thursday.

Know what Asaduddin Owaisi has to say on split within Bihar's Mahagathbandhan

Know what Asaduddin Owaisi has to say on split within Bihar's Mahagathbandhan

Nitish Kumar walked out of the mahagathbandhan after RJD chief Lalu Yadav categorically said there was no chance of Tejashwi Yadav resigning over the corruption charges.

Will not allow Bihar Assembly to function, says RJD

Nitish Kumar, who along with the BJP formed a new government on Thursday, will have to prove his majority in the next two days on the floor of the House.

Lalu Yadav's 'love for son' Tejashwi responsible for split in grand alliance: RJD MLA

Lalu Yadav's 'love for son' Tejashwi responsible for split in grand alliance: RJD MLA

In a huge embarrassment for Lalu Prasad Yadav, Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) MLA Maheshwar Yadav, on Thursday said many party MLAs wanted Tejashwi Yadav to resign.

Nitish Kumar's swearing-in ceremony: As it happened

Nitish Kumar on Thursday took oath as Bihar Chief Minister with Bharatiya Janata Party as a partner of his Janata Dal-United, a day after quitting the Grand Alliance. BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi was sworn in as Bihar's Deputy Chief Minister.

Tejashwi Yadav hits out at JD(U)-BJP tie up, says 'vendetta against me exposes their viciousness'

Tejashwi Yadav hits out at JD(U)-BJP tie up, says 'vendetta against me exposes their viciousness'

Nitish Kumar on Thursday took oath as Bihar Chief Minister at the head of a JD-U-BJP government, within hours of dumping the Grand Alliance.

Lalu Yadav calls Nitish Kumar 'Bhasmasur', says will unite Mayawati, Akhilesh, Mayawati to take on BJP

Lalu Yadav calls Nitish Kumar 'Bhasmasur', says will unite Mayawati, Akhilesh, Mayawati to take on BJP

Lalu Yadav said Nitish Kumar is greedy for power, he has betrayed the people of Bihar and India.

JD(U) pledges to drag Lalu to court for defaming Nitish

JD(U) pledges to drag Lalu to court for defaming Nitish

Bihar saw a major turn of events on Wednesday evening when Nitish Kumar resigned from his post, instead of Deputy Chief Minister Tejashwi Yadav, as was being speculated and expected.

Rahul Gandhi slams Nitish Kumar for aligning with BJP, says no rules and credibility in Indian politics

Rahul Gandhi slams Nitish Kumar for aligning with BJP, says no rules and credibility in Indian politics

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday slammed Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for snapping ties with the Grand Alliance and joining hands with the BJP.