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Attack on Bihar CM Nitish Kumar's convoy: 19 arrested, investigation on

Attack on Bihar CM Nitish Kumar's convoy: 19 arrested, investigation on

At least 19 people have been arrested in connection with the attack on Bihar CM Nitish Kumar's convoy yesterday. 

Jan 13, 2018, 20:09 PM IST
Will pass order on JD(U) symbol issue: EC tells HC

Will pass order on JD(U) symbol issue: EC tells HC

The poll panel had on November 17 recognised Bihar CM Nitish Kumar-led faction as the real JD(U).

Nov 23, 2017, 18:26 PM IST
JD(U) Sharad faction moves Delhi HC against EC order on party symbol

JD(U) Sharad faction moves Delhi HC against EC order on party symbol

A Gujarat MLA of the Sharad Yadav faction of Janata Dal (United) on Tuesday moved the Delhi High Court challenging the Election Commission order rejecting its petition staking claim over the party symbol 'Arrow' and recognising Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar-led faction as the real JD(U).

Nov 21, 2017, 18:37 PM IST
Jolt to Sharad Yadav as EC recognises Nitish Kumar-led faction as real Janata Dal (U)

Jolt to Sharad Yadav as EC recognises Nitish Kumar-led faction as real Janata Dal (U)

The poll panel also allowed the Nitish Kumar-led JD(U) to use 'arrow' as its poll symbol. 

Nov 17, 2017, 16:05 PM IST
EC defers hearing on JD(U) symbol dispute until Nov 13

EC defers hearing on JD(U) symbol dispute until Nov 13

The EC today posted the case relating to a dispute over the Janata Dal (United) election symbol for next hearing on November 13.

Nov 07, 2017, 21:28 PM IST
Nitish Kumar's selfie with 2012 hooch tragedy accused leaves JD(U) red-faced

Nitish Kumar's selfie with 2012 hooch tragedy accused leaves JD(U) red-faced

Acting swiftly, the party terminated the membership of the accused member Rakesh Singh

Nov 01, 2017, 12:02 PM IST

I am real JD-U, will prove it: Sharad Yadav

Sharad Yadav accused that Nitish Kumar-led JD-U faction of indulging in anti-party activities by breaking from the Mahagathbandhan. 

Sep 13, 2017, 15:27 PM IST
After EC jolt on party symbol issue, Sharad Yadav attacks BJP-JD(U) alliance in Bihar

After EC jolt on party symbol issue, Sharad Yadav attacks BJP-JD(U) alliance in Bihar

A day after the Election Commission of India (ECI) disposed off senior Janata Dal (United) leader Sharad Yadav's application staking claim over party symbol, the rebel party leader said ''it is a struggle and fight'' which he would win.

Sep 13, 2017, 12:56 PM IST
Tejashwi Yadav accuses Nitish Kumar of conspiring against him; JD(U) calls ex-Bihar DY CM '5 star leader'

Tejashwi Yadav accuses Nitish Kumar of conspiring against him; JD(U) calls ex-Bihar DY CM '5 star leader'

Rashtriya Janata Dal leader and former Deputy Chief Minister of Bihar Tejashwi Yadav, who is on his visit to flood-affected districts to take stock of the relief measures taken by the state government, on Tuesday accused the Nitish Kumar leadership of hatching a conspiracy against him. 

Sep 05, 2017, 19:27 PM IST
RJD suffers another blow, spox Pragati Mehta joins JD(U)

RJD suffers another blow, spox Pragati Mehta joins JD(U)

The Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) on Wednesday suffered yet another blow when party spokesperson Pragati Mehta joined its rival faction in the state assembly - the Janata Dal (United) (JD(U)).

Aug 16, 2017, 14:34 PM IST
JD(U) sacks Gujarat party secretary Arun Srivastava over anti-party activities

JD(U) sacks Gujarat party secretary Arun Srivastava over anti-party activities

In a significant development, the Janata Dal (United) on Tuesday sacked Gujarat General Secretary Arun Srivastava for alleged anti-party activities. 

Aug 08, 2017, 23:12 PM IST
Tejashwi Yadav hits back at Nitish Kumar, says Bihar CM's arrogance will destroy him soon

Tejashwi Yadav hits back at Nitish Kumar, says Bihar CM's arrogance will destroy him soon

Former deputy chief minister Tejashwi Yadav on Wednesday hit back at Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, saying that the Janata Dal United leader's arrogance will destroy the present government in the state very soon.

Aug 02, 2017, 18:37 PM IST
Disappointed with Nitish Kumar's decision to split 'Grand Alliance', Sharad Yadav may float a new party soon

Disappointed with Nitish Kumar's decision to split 'Grand Alliance', Sharad Yadav may float a new party soon

 Janata Dal United leader Sharad Yadav, who has openly expressed his displeasure over Nitish Kumar's decision to dump the Grand Alliance in Bihar and re-join BJP, may float aa new political outfit soon.

Aug 02, 2017, 13:51 PM IST
SC admits plea seeking cancellation of Bihar CM Nitish Kumar's Legislative Council membership

SC admits plea seeking cancellation of Bihar CM Nitish Kumar's Legislative Council membership

The Supreme Court on Tuesday said that it would look into a petition seeking cancellation of Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's membership of the state Legislative Council for allegedly concealing a pending criminal case against him while filing his poll affidavit.

Aug 01, 2017, 20:20 PM IST
Lalu Yadav slams Nitish for dumping 'Grand Alliance', calls him power-hungry 'palturam'

Lalu Yadav slams Nitish for dumping 'Grand Alliance', calls him power-hungry 'palturam'

RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav on Tuesday attacked his former ally and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar who, he alleged, had switched his allegiance for the sake of power.

Aug 01, 2017, 17:06 PM IST
Will Nitish Kumar's 'ghar wapsi' in NDA help BJP in Rajya Sabha? Here are the numbers

Will Nitish Kumar's 'ghar wapsi' in NDA help BJP in Rajya Sabha? Here are the numbers

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's dramatic 'ghar wapsi' in the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) is likely to change the number game in Rajya Sabha where the ruling BJP is short of numbers.

Jul 28, 2017, 11:18 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi congratulates Nitish Kumar, Sushil Modi, says 'looking forward to working with them for Bihar's prosperity'

PM Narendra Modi congratulates Nitish Kumar, Sushil Modi, says 'looking forward to working with them for Bihar's prosperity'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday congratulated Nitish Kumar minutes after the latter was sworn in as the Chief Minister of Bihar amid fast paced political developments in the state.

Jul 27, 2017, 11:16 AM IST
Bihar Assembly Session begins Friday; will Tejashwi Yadav resign as Deputy CM?

Bihar Assembly Session begins Friday; will Tejashwi Yadav resign as Deputy CM?

The ongoing political crisis threatening Bihar's 'Grand Alliance' is likely to see new twists and turns when Chief Minister Nitish Kumar returns to the state capital after attending the swearing in ceremony of President Ram Nath Kovind.

Jul 25, 2017, 15:11 PM IST
Trouble in Bihar's 'Mahagathbandhan': Nitish Kumar to seek fresh mandate if Tejashwi Yadav fails to come clean?

Trouble in Bihar's 'Mahagathbandhan': Nitish Kumar to seek fresh mandate if Tejashwi Yadav fails to come clean?

In yet another indication of widening cracks in Bihar's 'Mahagathbandhan' or 'grand alliance', Chief Minister Nitish Kumar is ready to seek a fresh mandate if his deputy Tejashwi Yadav fails to come clean on corruption allegations levelled against him.

Jul 17, 2017, 10:05 AM IST
Rahul Gandhi gets Nitish Kumar's nod over support to opposition vice-presidential candidate Gopalkrishna Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi gets Nitish Kumar's nod over support to opposition vice-presidential candidate Gopalkrishna Gandhi

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi has now reached out to Bihar CM Nitish Kumar seeking his support to Gopalkrishna Gandhi, who was picked by the non-NDA parties as their vice-presidential candidate yesterday.

Jul 12, 2017, 09:37 AM IST