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Nitish Kumar brushes away speculation over colouring lotus

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar avoided any direct answer to questions on the Uttar Pradesh elections.

JD(U) backed out of UP polls under Lalu's pressure: BJP leader

Sushil Kumar Modi said the JD(U) had contested 225 seats in the 2012 Assembly polls in Uttar Pradesh, but drew a blank with all its candidates losing their deposits. 

Famous break-ups in the history of Indian politics

Famous break-ups in the history of Indian politics

All political ventures and separations have been decided by electoral gains. 

RJD, BJP to join Nitish Kumar's human chain on liquor ban in Bihar

The Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) a major constituent of Bihar`s ruling Grand Alliance, on Tuesday decided to support and join Chief Minister Nitish Kumar`s proposed human chain to raise awareness about the liquor prohibition issue in the state.

JD(U) MLA's brother named in FIR in journalist killing

Brother of a JD(U) MLA, along with two others, was named in a FIR on Wednesday lodged in connection with the alleged murder of journalist Braj Kumar Singh at Salkhani village here in the district.

Bihar: 'Trust deficit' among grand alliance constituents, says Sushil Kumar Modi

Senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi on Tuesday claimed that there was a "trust deficit" among the constituents of Bihar's ruling grand alliance over issues like demonetisation and their prime ministerial candidate for the 2019 Lok Sabha polls and it has hit governance in the state.

Oppn splits wide open over demonetisation, CPI(M) terms decision to meet president 'futile'

Oppn splits wide open over demonetisation, CPI(M) terms decision to meet president 'futile'

Opposition leaders had sought a meeting with President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday.

Bihar topper scam: Accused Diwakar Prasad found dead

Bihar topper scam: Accused Diwakar Prasad found dead

Diwakar Prasad, an accused in Bihar topper scam, was found dead on Thursday.

Very little business in Bihar legislature

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar was not present in either of the House. 

Sushil Modi asks Nitish Kumar to review ties with RJD, Congress

With the political pot on the boil in Bihar since Chief Minister Nitish Kumar supported the Centre's demonetisation move despite protests by allies, BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi on Tuesday asked him to review ties with RJD and Congress and said his party would consider any proposal of realignment from JD(U).

Nitish Kumar supports demonetisation, dismisses fissures in coalition

Nitish Kumar supports demonetisation, dismisses fissures in coalition

The attack on black money would yield better results only when scrapping of notes is coupled with attack on benami properties and prohibition, said Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar.

KC Tyagi, Pawan Varma, Harivansh in Nitish's new JD(U) team

Senior Janata Dal (United) leader K C Tyagi was named its secretary general, while diplomat- politician Pawan Kumar Varma and journalist-politician Harivansh were made general secretaries in the team of the party's new president Nitish Kumar.

Akhilesh Yadav ready for any 'test', cautions SP against 'damage'

As the power tussle between him and his uncle Shivpal played out in open on the silver jubilee celebrations of the Samajwadi Party, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday he was ready for any test and cautioned against "damage" to the party.

Samajwadi Party silver jubilee event: No peace in Yadav clan; Shivpal takes dig at Akhilesh, shoves CM's aide on stage

Uttar Pradesh's ruling Samajwadi Party tried to put up a united face at its silver jubilee gala here on Saturday but the peace seemed fragile as state party chief Shivpal Singh Yadav took many pot shots at his nephew and Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav.

Mahagatbandhan on cards for UP polls? JD(U), RLD to attend Samajwadi Party's silver jubilee celebrations

Mahagatbandhan on cards for UP polls? JD(U), RLD to attend Samajwadi Party's silver jubilee celebrations

Congress' strategist for Uttar Pradesh, Prashant Kishor met Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh at his residence on Tuesday.

Gaya road rage: SC stays bail granted to Rocky Yadav in Aditya Sachdeva murder case

Gaya road rage: SC stays bail granted to Rocky Yadav in Aditya Sachdeva murder case

The Supreme Court on Friday cancelled bail granted to Rocky Yadav, the son of a suspended JD(U) MLC, in a case of killing Aditya Sachdeva in Gaya over road rage.

Uniform Civil Code: Know the stand of BJP, Congress, JD(U), Shiv Sena

Uniform Civil Code: Know the stand of BJP, Congress, JD(U), Shiv Sena

Asaduddin Owaisi said the government's "real agenda" was to focus on Muslims and polarise the society.

JD(U) expels 4 state unit presidents for 'anti-party' activity

Four JD(U) state unit presidents, who had questioned Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's appointment as its national president, were on Tuesday expelled from the party for "anti-party" activities.

It would be blunder for Pakistan to think of India as a weak opponent: JD(U)

Responding to Pakistan Home Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan`s statement that Islamabad will not be cowed down by India`s hurling baseless accusations and threats, the Janata Dal (United) on Wednesday said Islamabad is not capable of challenging New Delhi.