Sushil Modi trashes Nitish claim on MLA Anant Singh

BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi on Saturday trashed Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's assertions that he does not act on law and order issue under anybody's "pressure" and claimed JD(U) MLA Anant Singh's arrest was the result of RJD president Lalu Prasad's 'threat' to topple the government if the MLA was not arrested.

'Rule of law' will prevail till I am at helm: Nitish Kumar

With his party's influential MLA Anant Singh locked in jail in a kidnapping case, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Friday said law was equal for everybody.

JD(U) MLA Anant Singh sent to jail
JD(U) MLA Anant Singh sent to jail

A local court has remanded influential JD(U) MLA Anant Singh to 14 days' judicial custody in connection with a kidnapping case at Bihta.

Assembly polls 2015: Lalu to bank on 'tamtam' for Bihar election campaign

RJD President Lalu Prasad has decided his party will bank on 'tamtam' (tonga, or light horse-drawn carriage) to counter its main rival BJP in the coming Bihar Assembly elections.

Bihar Assembly Elections: JD(U) launches 'Parcha pe charcha'

Taking a leaf out of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Chai pe charcha' campaign, JD(U) on Wednesday launched 'Parcha pe charcha' (discussion over pamphlet) in which people were told about the "good work" done by Nitish Kumar government.

Bihar legislature's Monsoon Session to start on July 24

The Monsoon Session of Bihar state legislature will convene on July 24, a senior official said on Tuesday.

BJP sets agenda for Bihar polls, law and order top priority
BJP sets agenda for Bihar polls, law and order top priority

The BJP on Tuesday revealed its agenda for the Bihar Assembly elections and said law and order was the party's top priority in the state.

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.

Opposition says Advani's 'Emergency' fears valid

BJP patriarch LK Advani's statement that "forces that can crush democracy are stronger" now created a buzz in political circles leading to speculation that it was a barb aimed at Prime Minister Narendra Modi but RSS dismissed it while Congress and other BJP rivals shared his concern.

JD(U) wants PM's clarification on Sushma Swaraj-Lalit Modi row

Janata Dal (United) chief Sharad Yadav on Wednesday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to break his silence on the Sushma Swaraj-Lalit Modi controversy and said that the BJP-led government at the Centre has failed to fulfil its 'ache din' promise made prior to the Lok Sabha elections.

Lalu Yadav made 'big mistake' by naming Nitish Kumar as CM candidate: Jitan Ram Manjhi

Former Bihar chief minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Friday claimed that Rashtriya Janata Dal chairperson Lalu Prasad Yadav has committed a `big mistake` by agreeing to declare Janata Dal (United) leader Nitish Kumar as the Janata Parivar`s chief ministerial candidate in the upcoming assembly elections in the state.

Sharad Pawar expresses concern over lack of social harmony

Expressing concern over alleged lack of social harmony in the last one year of NDA rule in the country, NCP president Sharad Pawar on Wednesday said if fundamentalist forces are not checked strictly they would have far reaching repercussions.

BJP must be defeated in Bihar Assembly polls: CPI

Accusing NDA of "undermining" Parliamentary democracy and concentrating all powers in the Prime Minister's hands, the CPI on Wednesday said BJP must be defeated in Bihar Assembly polls.

BJP criticises Nitish Kumar for taking credit for development

Seeking to claim equal credit for developing Bihar during the past one decade, BJP on Tuesday launched a sharp attack on Nitish Kumar for taking sole credit saying "all good things" had happened when JD(U) was a partner of the erstwhile NDA government.

NDA's rise prompted RJD-JD-U tie-up for Bihar polls: BJP

BJP said on Monday that NDA's rise in poll- bound Bihar has prompted the alliance between RJD and JD-U claiming the two are clutching to each other like a drowning man to a twig, and asserted that their coming together "has scared the people once again".

Bihar Assembly polls: Nitish to seek votes citing improved power scenario

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday said he would seek votes in the upcoming assembly polls citing the improved scenario in the state's power sector.

Congress trying to form secular front for Bihar polls: RPN Singh

Congress leader RPN Singh on Monday said that his party was trying to form a secular front for the upcoming Bihar Assembly Elections.

EC special teams in Bihar today to check electoral rolls

With Assembly Elections in Bihar likely to be held later this year, the Election Commission is dispatching four special teams of 'auditors' to the state on Monday for weeding out duplicate entries from electoral rolls.

Nitish Kumar meets Rahul Gandhi as alliance talks gain momentum
Nitish Kumar meets Rahul Gandhi as alliance talks gain momentum

 Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday visited Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi at his residence in the national capital on Sunday.

BJP trying to break JD(U)-Congress-RJD alliance in Bihar: Congress

The BJP is "scared" of the JD(U)-Congress-RJD alliance in Bihar and wants to "break" it to derive political mileage in that state, an AICC functionary said here on Saturday.