Thakur bats for Manjhi on stampede incident

Taking a line different from his party, senior BJP leader CP Thakur Wednesday came out in support of Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi saying he cannot be held responsible for the Dussehra stampede and should be given more time to acquaint himself with his job.

BJP's Thakur stands by remark on Nitish in medical scam

Senior BJP leader CP Thakur on Monday stood by his remark giving "clean chit" to former chief minister Nitish Kumar in the alleged medicine purchase scam, but demanded an impartial, detailed and a neutral probe by a reputed agency like the CBI to bring the culprits to book.

Medicine scam: BJP leader CP Thakur defends Nitish Kumar

Defying party line, senior BJP leader C P Thakur Monday defended former Chief Minister Nitish Kumar in the medicine scam saying that it was unfair to cast aspersions on the integrity and honesty of the JD(U) leader.

Senior BJP leader defends Nitish in medicine scam

Defying party line, senior BJP leader CP Thakur on Sunday defended former chief minister Nitish Kumar in the medicine scam saying that it was unfair to cast aspersions on the integrity and honesty of the JD(U) leader.

BJP MP says his remarks distorted on scrapping of reservations

Under attack from opposition and allies for reportedly suggesting that reservations should be done away with, BJP MP CP Thakur on Sunday sought to wriggle out from controversy saying his remarks were distorted by the media.

Stage set for Narendra Modi`s rally in Bihar`s Purnia today

Bharatiya Janata Party`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi will address a rally in Bihar`s Purnia on Monday ahead of the upcoming Lok Sabha polls.

CP Thakur, RK Sinha file nomination papers for Rajya Sabha

Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders CP Thakur and RK Sinha on Monday filed nomination papers for the biennial elections to the Rajya Sabha from Bihar, to be held Feb 7, officials said.

Spectre of pre-2000 caste strife looms in Bihar: CP Thakur

BJP`s CP Thakur said spectre of caste strife loomed in Bihar if government failed to take corrective measures to prevent last week`s Maoist attack in Jehanabad in which seven people were killed.

CP Thakur hopeful on Narenrda Modi`s anointment as the BJP`s pm candidate

CP Thakur hoped Gujarat CM Narendra Modi will be elevated as BJP`s prime ministerial candidate soon and hoped L K Advani, Sushma Swaraj and M M Joshi will be persuaded to fall in line on the issue.

Asaram Bapu should be punished if found guilty: BJP leader

Asaram Bapu has been accused by a 16-year-old girl of sexually assaulting her at his ashram in Rajasthan`s Jodhpur city.

Feud in Bihar BJP reaches Delhi

The fissures in Bihar BJP over constitution of new working committee by state president Mangal Pandey have widened.

Sushma`s endorsement of Modi broad view of BJP: CP Thakur

Bihar BJP chief CP Thakur claimed that Sushma`s endorsement of Narendra Modi as BJP`s pm`s candidate was the "broad view" of the entire party.

CP Thakur disapproves of Modi’s comments on Tharoor`s wife

Senior BJP leader CP Thakur on Wednesday demanded a ban on use of derogatory words by politicians in the public.

`Guj polls will decide Modi’s fate as PM candidate`

Voicing support for Gujarat CM Narendra Modi, BJP’s Bihar unit chief CP Thakur on Tuesday said that the results of the Assembly Elections will decide if the latter would become the NDA`s prime ministerial candidate.

Ready to contest all 40 seats alone in Bihar in 2014: BJP

In what can lead to worsening of relationship between BJP and JD(U), the saffron party has said that it is ready to go alone in Bihar.

Nitish defers meeting with NDA workers

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday deferred his monthly meeting with workers of the two ruling partners - JD(U) and BJP.

Brahmeshwar Singh murder: CP Thakur’s car attacked

As per reports, stones were pelted at Thakur’s car and the windows of the car were reportedly damaged in the attack.

UPA fanning corruption with weak Lokpal Bill: BJP

Bihar BJP President Dr CP Thakur charged the Congress-led UPA government at the Centre with "fanning corruption" by bringing a weak Lokpal bill.

Cong trying to topple corruption campaign: Thakur

Bihar BJP president CP Thakur appealed to the people to take pledge to end corruption on the occasion of Chhath festival.

Modi an able and visionary CM: C P Thakur

Bihar BJP president Dr CP Thakur has described Gujarat
Chief Minister Narendra Modi as an able and visionary leader.