Sharad Yadav urges government to provide immediate relief to farmers

Janata Dal (United) leader Sharad Yadav on Sunday alleged that Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led government at the Centre is not concerned about farmers, urging the latter to provide immediate relief to those affected by unseasonal rains.

Impossible to say when would Janata Parivar leaders stab each other: Shiv Sena

Raising qualms over the formation of Janata Parivar, Shiv Sena on Friday said that the leaders in the new front have been constantly at loggerheads with each other and it is impossible to say when would they stab one another for political gains.

Nitish slams Amit Shah over remarks on sugar mills

Criticising BJP national president Amit Shah over his remarks on sugar mills in the state, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today said that he is "ignorant" about facts.

BJP's Manoj Tiwari hits out at Janata Parivar merger

Bharatiya Janata Party leader Manoj Tiwari on Thursday lashed out at the Janata Parivar parties' merger, saying its members were only interested in protection and political upliftment of their own family members.

Merger of Janata Parivar offshoots a 'failed experiment': BJP

 Terming the merger of six 'Janata Parivar' offshoots as a "failed experiment", BJP today said these parties' only agenda is to "capture" power and described their leaders as those who have been "brand ambassadors" of misgovernance and corruption.

Janata Parivar merger won't have impact on Bihar polls: BJP

With six parties from the erstwhile Janata Parivar set to merge on Wednesday, BJP mocked the proposed amalgamation, saying it would have "no impact" on the upcoming Bihar elections.

Janata Parivar merger to help in forming 'strong opposition': Nitish Kumar

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Wednesday said the Janata Parivar merger will help in the possibilities of a strong opposition.

Janata Parivar to be named as 'Samajwadi Janata Party'

In an attempt to tackle the Narendra Modi-powered BJP, the six parties from the erstwhile 'Janata Parivar' have finally decided to come together and name the new political front as 'Samajwadi Janata Party', reports said on Wednesday.

'Janata Parivar' formalised, Mulayam Singh named chief of new party
'Janata Parivar' formalised, Mulayam Singh named chief of new party

Leaders of six political parties on Wednesday announced the formation of a new party to defeat the BJP and combat communal forces in the country.

 

Janata Parivar to merge under leadership of Mulayam tomorrow

Six parties from the erstwhile Janata Parivar are set to merge on Wednesday under the leadership of Mulayam Singh Yadav, a development which comes ahead of Bihar Assembly elections slated later this year and the 2017 Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls.

Janata Parivar meeting to be held on April 15

The leaders of the merged Janata Parivar are likely to come together for a meeting which may be held on April 15 in Delhi, as per reports.

Janata Parivar merger: Parties to meet on April 15?
Janata Parivar merger: Parties to meet on April 15?

The leaders of the merged Janata Parivar are likely to come together for a meeting which may be held on April 15 in Delhi, as per news reports on Monday.

Sushil mocks Nitish for imparting lesson on good governance

BJP on Saturday mocked Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for imparting lesson on "sushasan" (good governance) to RJD MLAs and said that the Kumar has played a "cruel joke" by entrusting responsibility to carry forward governance to RJD.

Padma awards given only to "dishonest" people: Sharad Yadav

Padma awards are given only to the "dishonest" and those from the upper echelons of society, JD(U) president Sharad Yadav said and asked socialist-minded people to spurn the honour, in remarks that could stoke a controversy.

JD(U) MLAs, MPs give green signal to merger

Days after RJD gave its nod for merger of splinter parties of erstwhile Janata Parivar, JD(U) has also given green signal to the merger process and authorised its president Sharad Yadav and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to carry the exercise ahead.

Patna HC refuses to restore membership of four rebel MLAs

In a jolt to four rebel JD(U) MLAs disqualified by the Speaker, Patna High Court on Tuesday refused to restore their membership of Bihar Assembly, setting aside a single bench order.

BJP slams Nitish govt over Lohia statue cleaning incident

Opposition BJP on Tuesday slammed Nitish Kumar government for not initiating stern action in respect to the washing of socialist leader Ram Manohar Lohia's statue after former Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi had garlanded it.

Patna HC upholds speaker's order on four rebel JD-U MLAs

In a major setback to four rebel JD-U legislators, the Patna High Court on Tuesday upheld the decision of the Bihar Assembly speaker to terminate their membership, a government counsel said.

Modi govt only selling dreams, has no road map: Sharad Yadav

JD(U) president Sharad Yadav on Saturday attacked the NDA government over Prime Minister Narendra Modi's remarks on addressing farmers' woes, alleging that they are only "selling dreams" and have "no policy or programme".

What were 2002 Gujarat riots?, Nitish asks BJP

Launching a scathing attack on the BJP for its "jungle raj 2" barb, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday asked "what were the 2002 Gujarat riots?"