RJD, JD(U), Congress jointly observe bandh over scuffle with MLA

Gaya: RJD, JD(U) and Congress Tuesday observed bandh in Gaya to protest against shopkeepers indulging in scuffle with RJD MLA Surendra Yadav in which he was injured after hot cooking oil was thrown at him.

Political parties join DU teachers' stir over recruitment roster

Leaders of various political parties on Monday joined Delhi University teachers and students in a protest against the non-implementation of a 200-point reservation roster for the recruitment of teachers.

Political see-saw between JD(U), BJP in Bihar

 A political see-saw was witnessed in Bihar this year with BJP sweeping Lok Sabha elections which led to resignation of Nitish Kumar as Chief Minister midway but he hit back by realigning with friend-turned-foe Lalu Prasad to counter the saffron juggernaut.

Bihar CM Manjhi says its too late to reform himself

 Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi whose utterances on various issues have at times put the ruling JD (U) in embarrassing situation, on Saturday said he was too old to learn.

BJP attacks JD(U) govt over PMC Commissioner suspension

Opposition BJP on Saturday accused state government of suspending Commissioner of Patna Municipal Corporation (PMC) under "pressure" of builders and land mafias.

BJP fuelling religious conversion controversy: Janata Parivar, Left

Leaders of Janata Parivar and the Left Friday slammed the Centre's suggestion for a law against conversion, saying any such legislation will be against the Constitution and accused the ruling BJP of fuelling the controversy to detract people's attention from real issues.

Religious conversion issue rocks Lok Sabha, government proposes law
Religious conversion issue rocks Lok Sabha, government proposes law

 The issue of alleged forced conversions in Agra rocked the Lok Sabha Thursday, even as the government proposed an anti-conversion law at both the central and state levels.

JD(U), RJD merger is certain: Vashisht Narayan Singh

Bihar's ruling Janata Dal (United) and the Rashtriya Janata Dal will soon merge to counter the surging BJP, JD (U) state president Vashisht Narayan Singh Thursday said.

Religious conversion debate in Parliament: As it happened
Religious conversion debate in Parliament: As it happened

New Delhi: Fireworks over the issue of alleged forced conversion of Muslims into Hinduism began as a united Opposition attempted to attack the Narendra Modi-led BJP government at the Centre when both Houses convened for normal business on Thursday.

Timing, relevance of restructuring not appropriate: Bihar CM

 Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi today cautioned against "haste" in restructuring Planning Commission and voiced anguish over the manner in which the meeting was called as if states have "merely to put their stamp" on the Centre's agenda.

BJP instilling fear of minority among majority: Nitish Kumar

 Former Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today charged BJP with making an effort to divide the society by instilling fear of minority community among the majority.

BJP dares Nitish Kumar to stop Modi's 'Ashwamedh horse' in Bihar

A day after senior JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar vowed to stop Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Ashwamedh horse' in Bihar for next year's Assembly polls, the BJP on Sunday questioned the claim saying JD(U) has been leading a "tired" coalition government in the state for the past 18 months.

JD(U) for separate ministry to preserve the Himalayas

Stressing that hydropower projects in the Himalayan region will damage the fragile environment of the hills, JD(U) on Sunday demanded a separate ministry and a policy for the Himalayas.

Nitish Kumar asks people to stop 'Ashvamedh horse' of BJP in Bihar

 Buoyed by efforts to reunite 'Janata Parivar', senior JD (U) leader Nitish Kumar on Saturday appealed to the people to halt the 'Ashvamedh Horse' of the BJP when it comes to Bihar during the next assembly elections.

Opposition to target Centre over haste in disbanding Planning Commission

Chief Ministers from Opposition parties are likely to target the Centre over the "haste" in which it has decided to disband the Planning Commission.

Lalu asks people throw out BJP

RJD supremo Lalu Prasad on Sunday appealed to the electorate to defeat the BJP and elect the RJD-Congress-JD(U) alliance in Jharkhand.

Bihar JD(U) leader Ram Badan Rai joins BJP

 JD(U) Extremely Backward Castes (EBC) cell president Ram Badan Rai on Saturday joined the BJP with his supporters.

Mahatma Gandhi Setu: BJP hits back at Bihar govt

 BJP on Thursday hit back at ruling JD(U) over the "perilous" condition of Mahatma Gandhi Setu, saying the state government was responsible for its present state.

SP, SDPO removed over police beating of JD(U) student wing leaders

The axe fell on senior police officers of Bhojpur district with Superintendent of police and Sub Divisional Police Officer issued transfer order in the wake of alleged beating up two leaders of the JD(U)'s student wing for trying to climb the dais during former chief minister Nitish Kumar's 'Sampark yatra'.

JD(U) MLA Shyam Bahadur Singh's dance creates controversy

JD(U) MLA Shyam Bahadur Singh's dance creates controversy.