Sharad defends Manjhi over his son`s escapade

JD(U) President Sharad Yadav on Tuesday came to the defence of Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi over his son staying in a deluxe hotel with a policewoman.

JD(U)-RJD alliance for a purpose: Sharad Yadav

JD(U) President Sharad Yadav on Monday justified his party`s alliance with Lalu Prasad`s RJD for the assembly by-poll in Bihar after two decades saying it has nothing to do with individuals but has been forged for the sake of people to safeguard them from divisive forces.

Jaitley, Karan Singh, Sharad Yadav to get awards

President Pranab Mukherjee will give away outstanding Parliamentarian Award` to senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley, Congress veteran Karan Singh and Janata Dal (United) chief Sharad Yadav on Tuesday at a function.

Modi govt selling `desi` dreams through foreign route: Sharad Yadav

JD(U) President Sharad Yadav on Saturday criticised the BJP-led NDA government for its move to invite foreign investment in a host of key sectors saying there was no difference between this and the previous Congress-led UPA government.

Sonia Gandhi holds Iftar, shares table with Sharad Yadav, Lalu

Sonia Gandhi on Sunday hosted her first Iftar in three years, which saw the Congress president sharing a table with leaders of RJD and its new-found ally JD(U).

JD-U chief indicates alliance with RJD, Congress to continue even after Bihar Assembly by-polls

Janata Dal-United (JD-U) president Sharad Yadav, on Sunday indicated that his party will maintain its alliance, with the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) and the Congress, not just for the Assembly by-polls to be held next month, but will continue in future as well.

Sushil Modi describes Sharad Yadav as his `political guru`

Senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi on Friday described JD-U president Sharad Yadav as his "political guru".

Sharad Yadav attacks Govt, UPSC over exam issue

JD(U) chief Sharad Yadav on Sunday accused the UPSC of trying to "snip" the mother tongues of various regions by adopting an exam format which allegedly makes it difficult for Indian language speaking aspirants to enter civil services.

NSAs are to be blamed for decline of R&AW, says Yadav, Singh

Janata Dal (U) chief Sharad Yadav and former External Affairs minister Natwar Singh on Thursday blamed the National Security Advisors (NSA) for the `decline` of R&AW.

Javadekar, Sitharaman take oath in Rajya Sabha

Union ministers Prakash Javedkar and Nirmla Sitharaman and senior JD-U leader Sharad Yadav and NCP`s Praful Patel on Monday took oath as members of Rajya Sabha.

We don`t need loudspeakers outside places of worship: Sharad Yadav

Janata Dal Party leader Sharad Yadav has questioned the need of loudspeakers hanging outside places of worship.

Nitish Kumar welcomes Lalu`s support to JD(U) candidates in RS polls

Soon after Rashtriya Janata Dal supremo Lalu Prasad Yadav announced his support to Janata Dal United candidates in Rajya Sabha elections in Bihar, Nitish Kumar on Wednesday welcomed the former`s decision and also thanked him.

Rebels keep JD-U on tenterhooks ahead of RS bypoll in Bihar

Trouble seemed to be brewing for the ruling JD(U) ahead of the Rajya Sabha bypoll in Bihar on June 19 with a dissident leader claiming that 33 MLAs skipped the legislature party meeting here this evening.

Sharad Yadav elected unopposed to Rajya Sabha from Bihar

Ruling JD(U)`s president Sharad Yadav was Thursday elected unopposed to the Rajya Sabha from Bihar, an official said.

JD-U eyes RJD`s support in Rajya Sabha by-election in Bihar

The ruling JD-U in Bihar is now hoping to get support from the opposition Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) of Lalu Prasad to get its two candidates elected in the Rajya Sabha by-election.

Infighting intensifies within JD(U) over Rajya Sabha poll

Infighting within JD(U) intensified Wednesday with rebel party legislators alleging phone-tapping and threats from ministers and pro-Nitish Kumar MLAs asking them to fall in line for the election to three Rajya Sabha seats from Bihar.

BJP noncommittal on voting in Bihar RS poll

Bihar BJP was on Monday noncommittal on whether its 87 MLAs would vote in the coming by-poll to three Rajya Sabha seats in the state.

Rajya Sabha polls: JD(U) rebels field candidates against Sharad Yadav, Pawan Verma

In a major embarrassment to Bihar`s ruling Janata Dal (United), a section of its disgruntled leaders on Monday fielded their own candidates for the existing vacancies in Rajya Sabha, challenging the nomination of its national president Sharad Yadav and two others to the Upper House.

JD(U) suspends rebel MLA Ravindra Rai

Cracking the whip on rebels in the party, JD(U) national President Sharad Yadav today suspended Mahua MLA Ravindra Rai.

Rebel JD-U legislators meet Sharad Yadav to vent resentment

Nearly half a dozen rebel legislators of Bihar`s ruling JD-U, expressing resentment over functioning of the party, Sunday met party president Sharad Yadav here and informed him about their stand and grievances, said a party leader.