Bihar polls: Nobody from LJP will be a CM candidate, says Paswan

Scotching rumours about his ambition to become Bihar Chief Minister and friction within NDA over it, Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) chief and Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan on Tuesday categorically stated that he was not a CM candidate nor anybody from his party would be so.

Will do anything to destroy Lalu-Nitish coming together: Paswan
Will do anything to destroy Lalu-Nitish coming together: Paswan

 Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) president Ram Vilas Paswan on Monday said that the party would do anything to destroy the alliance between Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and Rashtriya Janata Dal chief Lalu Prasad Yadav for the upcoming elections in the state.

BJP to contest polls in Bihar without nominating CM candidate

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday said that it would contest elections in Bihar without electing a chief ministerial candidate and would elect one after the polls are over.

Bihar Assembly polls: Jitan Ram Manjhi asks Paswan not to raise old issues, says 'will sort this out'

Former Bihar chief minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Sunday downplayed Ram Vilas Paswan's comment that he would not back those accompanying him in the NDA fold, saying the Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) president should not raise old issues.

Assembly polls: NDA to campaign jointly in Bihar, Amit Shah meets Ram Vilas Paswan
Assembly polls: NDA to campaign jointly in Bihar, Amit Shah meets Ram Vilas Paswan

BJP chief Amit Shah on Saturday discussed with Lok Janshakti Party head Ram Vilas Paswan NDA's strategy in the coming Bihar assembly elections in which they decided to undertake a joint campaign to take on the Janata Parivar spearheaded by JD(U)-RJD combine.

BJP to decide on NDA chief ministerial face for Bihar: Ramvilas Paswan
BJP to decide on NDA chief ministerial face for Bihar: Ramvilas Paswan

Amid growing chorus as to who will be NDA's face to take on incumbent Chief Minister Nitish Kumar in the Bihar Assembly polls, Lok Janshakti Party president Ramvilas Paswan on Thursday said the decision in this matter lies with senior coalition partner BJP.

Lalu Prasad, Nitish Kumar will backstab each other: Ram Vilas Paswan

Lalu Prasad and Nitish Kumar will "backstab" each other, Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan on Sunday said ridiculing the alliance between JD(U) and RJD for Bihar polls.

Interests of farmers, consumers high on govt's agenda: Ram Vilas Paswan

Contrary to what the Opposition would have the country believe, Union Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Ram Vilas Paswan on Monday said that interests of the farmers and consumers were high on government's agenda as he informed that significant improvement had been made in foodgrain management and consumer welfare during Modi government's first year in office.

Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan targets Janata Parivar, says LJP-BJP combine will win Bihar polls

Taking a jibe at the Janta Parivar merger, Union Food and Consumer Affairs Minister Ram Vilas Paswan on Sunday said that the Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) combine would emerge victorious in the upcoming Bihar Assembly polls.

NDA will get maximum seats in Bihar polls, says Paswan

Union Food Minister Ram Vilas Paswan on Sunday exuded confidence that the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) will get maximum seats in the ensuing Bihar Assembly elections.

NDA will form govt in Bihar, will accept BJP choice for CM: Paswan

Asserting that vote bank of rival parties had "ruptured" in Bihar, Lok Janshakti Party president and Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan Monday claimed NDA will form a government in the state "with two-third majority" in the Assembly polls due later this year.

JD-U, RJD to fight Bihar legislative council polls together

Bihar`s ruling JD-U and its ally RJD will contest 24 seats of the state legislative council together, overcoming some "technical problems" in the merger of the Janata Parivar parties.

Paswan slams Nitish govt for 'sloppiness' in relief work

Union Minister Ramvilas Paswan on Monday charged the Bihar government with showing "sloppy" attitude to natural calamities like storms and earthquakes saying while the Centre was time and again promising to extend all help, the Nitish Kumar ministry was not utilising it.

LJP leader faces case for vulgar pictures of Smriti Irani on WhatsApp

A case was lodged against a Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader in Bihar's Samastipur district on Saturday for allegedly circulating vulgar pictures of union Minister Smriti Irani on WhatsApp messenger.

Janata Parivar merger won't affect LJP-BJP tie-up in Bihar: Paswan

Union Minister Ramvilas Paswan Tuesday ruled out any adverse impact due to the proposed merger of erstwhile Janata Parivar parties on the prospective alliance between his Lok Janshakti Party and the BJP in upcoming Assembly elections in Bihar.

PM Modi cleared doubts, says Paswan; LJP ready to support land bill

Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan-led LJP, an NDA ally, has come around to supporting the land bill after initially raising objections even as some other partners in the ruling coalition continue to be wary of some of its provisions.

LJP seeks clarity over some provisions of Land Acquisition Act

The chorus against the land acquisition law within NDA grew louder on Wednesday with Union minister Ram Vilas Paswan-led LJP voicing concern over some provisions and demanding more clarity from the government.

Allies oppose, government defends Land Acquisition Bill
Allies oppose, government defends Land Acquisition Bill

Under attack from the opposition, and now its allies, over the Land Acquisition Bill, the government said on Wednesday it was "open minded" to suggestions but added that the measure was "farmer friendly".

NDA will fight Bihar polls under Modi: Paswan

Lok Janshakti Party (LJP), an ally of BJP, on Wednesday described the saffron party as as "elder brother" and said Prime Minister Narendra Modi would be the face of NDA in the coming Bihar polls.

Paswan says NDA will fight Bihar polls under Narendra Modi

Lok Janshakti Party (LJP), an ally of BJP, Wednesday described the saffron party as as "elder brother" and said Prime Minister Narendra Modi would be the face of NDA in the coming Bihar polls.