BJP to fight Bihar Assembly polls with allies: Sushil Modi

Maintaining that marginalization of regional parties in Maharashtra and Haryana must not be seen as a pattern, senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi on Tuesday said his party would contest the Bihar Assembly polls next year in alliance with LJP and RLSP.

Sushil Modi accuses Nitish Kumar of running crime protection bureau

Former deputy chief minister Sushil Kumar Modi on Tuesday charged former chief minister Nitish Kumar with running corruption and crime protection bureau to ensure survival of a "fragile" JD(U) government in Bihar.

Nitish Kumar resorting to 'drama' to gain importance: BJP

Reacting to former Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar's statement accusing BJP of betraying Bihar by turning back on its promise to accord special category status to the state, BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra on Tuesday said that Kumar has resorted to 'drama' to gain some media importance.

Nitish recalls his association with Jai Prakash Narayan

Senior JD(U) leader and former Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday paid rich tributes to legendary socialist leader Jai Prakash Narayan, popularly called JP, on his 112th birth anniversary and recalled his association with the anti-corruption crusader in the 1970s.

JD(U)-RJD alliance won't last till Bihar Assembly polls: Paswan

Union Food Minister Ram Vilas Paswan on Thursday rubbished the possibility of the JD(U)-RJD alliance lasting till Assembly Elections in Bihar next year.

'Congress will not be a mute spectator to incidents like Patna stampede'

Congress, which is supporting Jitan Ram Manjhi government in Bihar, on Monday said it would not be a "mute spectator" on incidents like stampede that took 33 lives and left 29 injured and sought stringent punishment against officials found guilty in the probe report.

Narendra Modi govt has not yet risen above sloganeering: JD(U)

The Narendra Modi-led BJP government which came to power at the Centre by selling dreams to the people has not yet risen above sloganeering, JD(U) President Sharad Yadav alleged on Monday.

Nitish to campaign for Chautala's party in Haryana polls

Former Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar will campaign for Om Prakash Chautala's Indian National Lok Dal in the Haryana assembly elections, a party leader said Friday.

JD(U), INLD to go together in Haryana Assembly polls

Moving a step closer towards the unification of old 'Janata Parivar', Janata Dal (United) and Indian National Lok Dal on Monday decided to go together in Haryana Assembly elections.

Nitish's '56-inch chest' barb on Modi due to jealousy: BJP

Criticising senior JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar for his "56-inch chest" barb on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the BJP on Friday said the PM has manifested his assertion through his "bold foreign policies" which the "jealous" former Bihar chief minister cannot see.

BJP to hold 27,000 meetings in 17 days in Bihar

The BJP in Bihar on Thursday launched a campaign to organise 27,000 public meetings in 17 days to reach out to the people of the state ahead of next year's Assembly polls.

Quashing of 214 coal blocks 'first effective blow' to crony capitalism: JD-U

JD(U) on Wednesday welcomed the Supreme Court's decision to quash the allocation of 214 of the 218 coal blocks allotted since 1993 and said it was the first effective blow to "crony capitalism".

Dumping BJP hasn't hurt Bihar: CM Manjhi in London

Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi has claimed that his party JD-U's stand of dumping the BJP last year, in protest against the latter appointing Narendra Modi as its prime ministerial candidate, has made no difference to the growth story in Bihar.

BJP admits JD(U)-RJD-Congress combine in Bihar a challenge
BJP admits JD(U)-RJD-Congress combine in Bihar a challenge

The new combine of Bihar's ruling Janata Dal (United), the Rashtriya Janata Dal and the Congress is throwing a big challenge for the Bharatiya Janata Party, two senior state BJP leaders said here Sunday.

Manjhi defends tie up with Lalu, blunts BJP 'jungle raj' barb

With the BJP accusing JD(U) of a return to "jungle raj" by joining hands with RJD, Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Friday came in defence of Lalu Prasad and said "everybody corrects mistakes with time".

'Jungle Raj-2' fast gripping Bihar: BJP

Expressing concern over spate in incidents of dacoity in running trains in recent months in Bihar, BJP on Thursday alleged that the 'Jungle Raj-2' was rapidly gripping the state, referring to the alliance between RJD and JD(U).

Sharad Yadav writes to PM seeking reinstatement of AIIMS CVO

Janata Dal (United) chief Sharad Yadav has sought Prime Minister Narendra Modi's intervention in the controversial matter of the removal of Sanjiv Chaturvedi from the post of AIIMS Chief Vigilance Officer.

Sushil Modi slammed for attacking Nitish Kumar

The war of words between two erstwhile allies in the state escalated today with a senior minister on Tuesday slamming former Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi for holding JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar responsible for all wrongs afflicting Bihar.

JD(U) demands action against CBI chief Ranjit Sinha

JD(U) president Sharad Yadav on Friday attacked CBI Director Ranjit Sinha, accusing him of running a "gang of corrupt officers", and questioned why Narendra Modi government was "silent" though it had been elected on anti-corruption plank.

Extortion case filed against Bihar legislator

A case of extortion has been lodged here against Bihar's ruling JD-U legislator Anant Singh, police said on Wednesday.