Parliamentary board to decide on naming CM candidate for Bihar polls: Amit Shah

The BJP parliamentary board will decide on whether to name the chief ministerial candidate for the Bihar Assembly polls later this year, party president Amit Shah said here Saturday.

Pradhan trashes bonhomie between Lalu Prasad, Nitish Kumar

Slamming the bonhomie between senior JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar and RJD supremo Lalu Prasad, Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Sunday said that the two leaders will not succeed in keeping BJP out of power in Bihar after Assembly polls later this year.

NDA has to plan well for Bihar to check JD-U, RJD: Kushwaha

Ahead of Bihar Assembly polls scheduled later this year, Union minister Upendra Kushwaha has sounded a note of caution for ally BJP, which has been buoyed by successive victories in state elections after its triumph in the Lok Sabha polls last year.

Bihar next destination for resurgent BJP: Ramlal

Senior BJP leader Ramlal on Monday exhorted party workers to shift into poll mode and fan out through the state to woo the masses.

BJP dares Nitish Kumar to stop Modi's 'Ashwamedh horse' in Bihar

A day after senior JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar vowed to stop Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Ashwamedh horse' in Bihar for next year's Assembly polls, the BJP on Sunday questioned the claim saying JD(U) has been leading a "tired" coalition government in the state for the past 18 months.

Manjhi says he'll remain CM till next Bihar Assembly polls

Undeterred by a section of JD(U) leadership expressing displeasure over his recent controversial remarks, Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Monday said he would continue in his post till the Assembly polls in November next year.

Nitish Kumar to hold 'Sampark Yatra' across Bihar from Nov 13

Senior JD(U) leader and former Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar's 'Sampark Yatra' from November 13, apparently to launch campaign for the Assembly polls next year, will be a whirlwind tour where he will address 32 public meetings in as many districts.

Special status demand to be a major poll issue for JD(U) in Bihar

Seeking to revive the special status demand as its trump card for the Assembly polls next year, JD(U) on Thursday decided to hold dharna at all the district headquarters on October 20 to pressurise the Centre to grant the status to Bihar.

Special status demand to be a major poll issue for JD(U) in Bihar

Seeking to revive the special status demand as its trump card for the Assembly polls next year, JD(U) on Thursday decided to hold dharna at all the district headquarters on October 20 to pressurise the Centre to grant the status to Bihar.

BJP to contest Assembly by-poll with NDA partners

BJP said it would contest the by-elections to 10 Assembly seats in Bihar next month with NDA partners - LJP and Rashtriya Lok Samta Party (RLSP).

JD(U) will contest next Assembly polls under Nitish Kumar, says Bihar minister

Senior JD (U) Minister Narendra Singh on Thursday said former chief minister Nitish Kumar was "undisputed" leader under whom the party would go to the next Assembly polls.

JD(U) rocked by LS polls, mid-term elections likely in Bihar in 6 months: Paswan

Observing that an internecine strife has rocked the JD(U) after it suffered debacle in the Lok Sabha elections last month prompting Nitish Kumar to resign from the Chief Minister`s post, Union Food and Public Distribution Minister Ram Vilas Paswan claimed that a mid-term poll may be held in Bihar within next six months.

Development, governance in shambles in Bihar: BJP

BJP alleged that development and governance had come to a standstill in Bihar over the past one year and said former Chief Minister Nitish Kumar had pushed the state to political instability by insulting the mandate to the NDA in 2010 Assembly polls.

Ram Dev praises Nitish Kumar

Showering praise on Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for his landslide victory in Bihar Assembly polls, yoga guru Baba Ram Dev on Saturday said Kumar had set a novel
example in the present politics in India.

Cong performance in Bihar assembly polls in a downhill trend

Riding high on the euphoria generated by recent visits of AICC general secretary Rahul Gandhi and a battery of its Union Ministers, the Congress is going it all alone this assembly elections in Bihar hoping for a better showing.

CPI to contest 60 to 62 seats in Bihar assembly polls

The CPI today released the list of 55
party nominees for the six-phase Bihar assembly elections.

Lalu dares Nitish to contest Bihar Assembly polls

RJD president Lalu Prasad on Wednesday dared Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to contest the coming Assembly polls in the state saying he was wary of facing the electorate as he had failed on all fronts.

Names of Cong candidates by Sept 25

Congress will release its list of
candidates for all the 243 assembly seats in Bihar latest by
September 25, its legislature party leader, Ashok Ram said
today.

Nitish may not contest Bihar Assembly polls

Bihar Chief Minister and JD(U) leader
Nitish Kumar today said he is unlikely to contest the Assembly
elections.

Shatrughan favours Modi, Varun campaigning in Bihar

Bharatiya Janata Party MP Shatrughan Sinha urged his party`s central leadership to invite Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi and firebrand youth leader Varun Gandhi for campaigning in the upcoming assembly elections in Bihar.