PM's special package has silenced Lalu, Nitish, Cong: Paswan

Union Minister and LJP president Ramvilas Paswan on Wednesday hailed the special package announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi for Bihar, saying that it has 'silenced' their rivals.

Paswan demands President's Rule in Bihar for free and fair poll

 LJP supremo Ramvilas Paswan on Sunday charged the Nitish Kumar government with carrying large scale transfer of IAS and IPS officials with an eye on the coming Assembly elections and said he will urge the Centre to impose President's Rule in Bihar for a free and fair poll.

Paswan, Manjhi should be considered for Bihar CM's post: BJP MP Shatrughan Sinha
Paswan, Manjhi should be considered for Bihar CM's post: BJP MP Shatrughan Sinha

Senior BJP leader Shatrughan Sinha on Monday said leaders from allies, like Ramvilas Paswan and Jitan Ram Manjhi, should be considered being named as NDA's chief ministerial candidate for Bihar polls even though his party is yet to decide whether it wants to project anyone for the post.

President, PM Modi greet Ramvilas Paswan on his birthday

President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted Union Food and Consumers Affairs Minister Ramvilas Paswan who turned 69 on Sunday.

Lalu, Nitish indulge in caste politics: Ramvilas Paswan

 Union Minister Ramvilas Paswan on Saturday accused Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and RJD president Lalu Prasad of trying to divide the society by "indulging in caste politics" and asked NDA supporters to rise above it.

Paswan makes 'jungle raj' barb at Nitish over Nalanda incident

Union Minister Ramvilas Paswan on Monday hit out at Nitish Kumar government over the Nalanda incident in which a school's director was lynched by a mob and said it was a reflection of the return of "jungle raj" in the state.

Paswan hits out at Lalu, Nitish for 'disrespecting' JP

Union minister and LJP president Ramvilas Paswan Friday attacked Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and RJD chief Lalu Prasad for "straying" from the path of Jayprakash Narayan by joining hands with Congress and showing "disrespect" to the 'Loknayak'.

Assembly polls: Decision on CM face for Bihar at an appropriate timem, says Paswan

With RJD supremo Lalu Prasad Yadav and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar pestering the NDA to declare its chief ministerial face for the poll-bound state, LJP chief Ramvilas Paswan said on Sunday that a decision on the issue will be taken at an appropriate time.

Centre to give interest-free loans to farmers: Paswan

The Centre has decided to raise Rs 6,000 crore to provide interest-free loans to

Centre will amend Act to ensure adulteration-free food: Paswan

 Centre will amend the Prevention of Food Adulteration Act, 1954 to ensure that the consumers get adulteration-free food, Union Food and Consumer Affairs Minister Ramvilas Paswan said here on Thursday.

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.

Jharkhand asked not to implement Food Security Act in phases

Union Minister Ramvilas Paswan on Saturday asked Jharkhand government to implement the Food Security Act in all the 24 districts simultaneously by September one.

Bad monsoon will not affect us, says Paswan

Amid apprehensions of deficient monsoon this year, Union Food Minister Ramvilas Paswan on Thursday said it will not "affect" us as the country has "sufficient" food that can last for at least one year.

Restricted entry for non-Hindus in Somnath temple wrong: Paswan

Union Minister Ramvilas Paswan on Thursday criticised the decision taken by authorities at the Somnath temple in Gujarat to restrict entry of non-Hindus inside, sans permission, and stated that the Central government has never supported any discrimination on the basis of religion.

Bihar min asks Paswan to stop announcing poll sops

Bihar minister Shyam Rajak Thursday asked Union Food Minister Ramvilas Paswan to stop making poll announcements keeping in mind the upcoming Bihar elections, but take steps to make FCI work efficiently.

Paswan says he will back BJP's choice of CM candidate in Bihar

 LJP president Ram Vilas Paswan on Wednesday said his party would back ally BJP's choice of chief ministerial candidate in Bihar assembly polls which are likely to be held in September-October this year.

PM Modi guided by 'power to poor' motto, says Ramvilas Paswan

Launching three major social schemes, Union Minister Ramvilas Paswan said on Saturday the Narendra Modi government is working with the motto of "power to the poor".

Modi guided by 'power to poor' motto, says Paswan

 Launching three major social schemes,Union Minister Ramvilas Paswan on Saturday said the Narendra Modi government is working with the motto of "power to the poor".

Paswan flays Rahul Gandhi's move on farmers' issue

In a dig at Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi's move on the farmers' issue, Union Food and Consumers Affairs Minister Ramvilas Paswan on Sunday said the Congress could do little for the farmers during its stint in power for two terms at the Centre.

Bihar govt draws Paswan's attention on wheat crunch in 5 dist

The Bihar government on Wednesday drew the attention of Union Food Minister Ramvilas Paswan regarding supply crunch of wheat in five districts, which was hampering implementation of the Food Law there and urged him to issue necessary directions to the FCI in this regard.