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JD-U leader blames ally ministers for unutilised funds

A ruling JD-U leader has directly blamed Bihar ministers from alliance partners RJD and Congress for not utilising funds in as many as 182 development schemes in the last fiscal.

Rabri Devi backtracks on son Tejaswi Yadav as Bihar Chief Minister

Former Bihar Chief Minister Rabri Devi on Friday did a U-turn and said there was no vacancy for the "CM post" for her son Tejaswi Yadav, as her successor Nitish Kumar will continue in the coveted post.

UP Elections 2017: RLD to contest all seats in alliance with JD-U, other parties

"We will contest all the 403 seats in alliance with JD(U) and 10 smaller parties," RLD state unit chief Masood Ahmad Ahmad announced after a meeting with these parties.

Patna boat tragedy due to govt negligence: BJP leader Sushil Modi

BJP leader Sushil Modi on Sunday alleged that "negligence" of Bihar government led to the boat capsize that claimed 24 lives and said Chief Minister Nitish Kumar should take responsibility for the tragedy.

BJP trashes Nitish Kumar's annual report card

Opposition BJP on Monday took potshots at the Nitish Kumar government's annual report card, stating that with no major achievements to show the declaration was first postponed under the "excuse" of train mishap and then put it out "silently" on the next day.

PM Modi is riding a tiger but there's great sentiment in favour of his move, says Nitish Kumar on demonetisation

PM Modi is riding a tiger but there's great sentiment in favour of his move, says Nitish Kumar on demonetisation

A combined Opposition on Monday disrupted the proceedings of Lok Sabha for the fourth consecutive day demanding discussion on demonetisation under a rule that entails voting.

Nitish formally takes over as JD-U chief

Nitish formally takes over as JD-U chief

A two-day JD-U National Council meeting, which began on Sunday in Rajgir, ratified Nitish Kumar's election to the top post.

Revolt in JD-U against Nitish Kumar

A revolt seems to be brewing in the Janata Dal-United with several of its state units opposing re-election of Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar as its national president and demanding proper organisational polls for election of the next party president, informed sources said.

JD-U suspends ex-legislator for liquor ban violation

The Janata Dal-United (JD-U) on Thursday suspended from its membership former legislator Lalan Ram who was arrested for violating the ban on consuming liquor in Bihar.

Bihar to skip official celebration of International Yoga Day; Nitish Kumar decides to celebrate World Music Day

Bihar to skip official celebration of International Yoga Day; Nitish Kumar decides to celebrate World Music Day

In December 2014, the UN General Assembly had adopted a resolution to establish the International Day of Yoga to be commentated every year on June 21. 

No desire to become PM: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar

Amid speculations over Nitish Kumar becoming a prime ministerial candidate by a non-BJP front in the next general elections, the Bihar Chief Minister on Monday said he only desired to become an MP and did not nourish a dream to become a PM.

LTC scam: JD-U suspends MP Anil Sahni

The Janata Dal-United on Sunday suspended its Rajya Sabha MP Anil Sahni from its parliamentary board over his alleged role in the Leave and Travel Concession (LTC) scam.

Nitish Kumar credits all political parties for liquor ban in Bihar

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday said all political parties were together on imposition of a total ban on sale and consumption of alcohol in Bihar, put into action after in-depth study of prohibition in various states.

Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections: JD-U, JVM-P, RLD, SJP heading for merger?

Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections: JD-U, JVM-P, RLD, SJP heading for merger?

Ahead of the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections, the Janata Dal-United (JD-U), Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (Prajtantrik), Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) and Samajwadi Janata Party (SJP) may merge soon.

Nitish Kumar practising double-standard on freedom of speech: Sushil Kumar Modi

Claiming that the Bhojpuri film 'Deshwa', depicting alleged 'jungle raj' during Lalu-Rabri rule in Bihar was not allowed to be screened at the recently concluded Patna film festival, senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi on Sunday said Chief Minister Nitish Kumar was practising double standard on freedom of expression.

NDA leaders take out 'Aakrosh March', slam Nitish govt

Top leaders of NDA constituents on Tuesday took out an 'Aakrosh March' here to protest against the "deteriorating law and order situation" in Bihar before prevented by police who used water cannons to disperse them.

BJP attacks Nitish over closure of another case against Lalu

Opposition BJP on Thursday attacked Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar over the closure of a case against RJD chief Lalu Prasad and said by doing so it has played "the fool" with a constitutional body like Election Commission.

Opposition attacks President's rule in Arunachal Pradesh

Congress, JD-U and AAP on Tuesday attacked imposition of President's rule in Arunachal Pradesh as "murder" of democracy and federalism.

Lalu ​Prasad Yadav 'super CM' of Bihar, says Sushil Modi

Senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi on Wednesday called RJD supremo Lalu Prasad "Super CM" of Bihar.

Govt's mandate is not to harass Opposition: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar

Govt's mandate is not to harass Opposition: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar

Bihar CM said on Thursday that government's mandate was not to harass the Opposition.