BJP's defeat in Bihar is a message for the country: JD(U)

Holding the divisions within the old Janta Dal as a key reason for BJP's rise in Lok Sabha polls, JD(U) on Wednesday said the 4-6 defeat of BJP at the hands of RJD-JD(U)-Congress alliance in Bihar is a "message for the country".

High prices possible cause of BJP bypoll defeats

With explanations like the missing Modi factor or local conditions unable to fully explain BJP`s by-election losses in light of its recent overwhelming win nationally, the phenomenon of inflation, especially of food prices hurting people everywhere, has emerged as a possible answer to this poll puzzle.

Would like to include Left parties in the Lalu-Nitish alliance: JD (U) leader

Buoyed after the Bihar by-poll results, Janata Dal (United) leader Ali Anwar on Tuesday said that they would like to include the Left parties in the current RJD- JD (U)-Congress alliance to strengthen it further.

Bihar bypolls: BJP will make all effort to win final round, says Sushil Modi

Accepting the verdict of the people in the bypolls in Bihar, BJP leader, Sushil Kumar Modi said on Monday that his party would review shortcomings and make all efforts to win the final round.

Bihar bypolls: Voters have rejected divisive politics, says Nitish Kumar

JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar on Monday expressed satisfaction at the results of the Bihar bypolls and said that the people have rejected the politics of division.

Lalu Prasad Yadav admitted to Asian Heart Hospital in Mumbai

Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav was rushed to a hospital in Mumbai on Monday after he fell ill.

Lalu, Nitish misleading people in the name of Mandal politics: Upendra Kushwaha

Union Minister and Rashtriya Lok Samta Party (RLSP) leader Upendra Kushwaha on Sunday took on Lalu Prasad and Nitish Kumar, saying that both of them were trying to "mislead the country in the name of Mandal politics."

Bihar eagerly waits assembly by-poll results

The stage is all set for the results to assembly by-election on 10 seats on Monday, touted by political pundits as `semi-final` before the full-fledged assembly elections scheduled next year.

BJP complains about Nitish Kumar inaugurating govt projects

The Opposition BJP raked up the issue of inauguration of facilities at a government hospital by former Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar holding that it `demeaned` the office of Chief Minister.

Sushil Modi charges Nitish, ministers with insulting Manjhi

Senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi on Thursday charged former chief minister Nitish Kumar and some ministers in Jitan Ram Manjhi government with slighting the chief minister on several occasions.

Voting underway in Bihar bypolls; 28% turnout till 1:00 pm

Voting is underway in Bihar on Thursday for bypolls to 10 Assembly seats. As per reports, there has been low turnout so far with Election Commission officials recording only 27.89 percent polling till 1:00 pm.

Bihar bypoll to test strength of regrouped Lalu Prasad, Nitish Kumar

Bypolls to 10 Assembly seats in Bihar on Thursday will establish whether Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s magic is still working in the state or that of Lalu Prasad and Nitish Kumar, who have claimed a winning formula in allying.

Senior JD(U) leader attacks Nitish over Lalu`s comment

A senior JD(U) leader on Tuesday launched a scathing attack at former Chief Minister Nitish Kumar asking him to quit politics over RJD president Lalu Prasad`s remarks that Kumar had fallen on his feet for forging alliance.

Lalu-Rabri rule was not jungle raj, says Jitan Ram Manjhi

Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi Tuesday said that there was no `jungle raj` during the rule of RJD chief Lalu Prasad and later of his wife Rabri Devi in the state.

Bihar CM 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 Tuesday came in defence of Lalu Prasad and said "everybody corrects mistakes with time."

Nitish`s native place, 13 districts of Bihar affected by flood

Four more districts including Belchi in Nalanda, the ancestral village of ex-Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, were under the grip of flood which has affected 5.8 lakh people in 13 districts of Bihar, officials said on Monday.

Paswan hits back at Lalu for dubbing him as `weather man`

Stung by Lalu Prasad`s snide remarks describing him as a `weather man`, Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan on Sunday hit back at the RJD supremo asking him to explain his alliance with his bitter foe-turned-friend Nitish Kumar.

Will stitch votes of JD(U), RJD and Congress to show BJP its place in Bihar: Nitish Kumar

RJD chief Lalu Yadav and JD(U) supremo Nitish Kumar, coming together after a gap of two decades to contest elections in Bihar jointly, holding a second rally in Chhapra on Sunday took a dig at the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) saying that they have allied to fight against the `rumour spreading society`.

Bihar by-polls: Lalu Yadav, Nitish Kumar to hold rally in Chhapra today

After over two decades of political rivalry, RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav and JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar will be sharing dais for the second time in Chhapra on Sunday.

Bihar Assembly by-polls: Lalu, Nitish to share dais in Chhapra on Sunday

RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav and JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar will be sharing dais in Chhapra on Sunday.