Religious conversion should be banned: Sushil Modi

Amid tension in neighbouring Uttar Pradesh over scheduled 'reconversion' programme by Hindu right outfit Dharma Jagaran Samiti, senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi on Tuesday said forced conversion should be banned in the country.

BJP asks Manjhi to release report on 'purification' of temple

Accusing Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi of stoking tension in society by claiming a temple in Bihar's Madhubani district had been purified four months ago, the BJP on Friday asked him to explain status of a high-level probe ordered into the 'incident'.

Manjhi abused power to defend son-in-law's appointment: Modi

Senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi on Wednesday accused Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi of abusing his powers to "exert pressure" on a senior official to issue a fresh circular to justify appointment of his son-in-law as his Personal Assistant after he has been sacked following a hue and cry by the Opposition.

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.

BJP slams JD(U) for 'misleading' people about fund reduction

BJP on Monday slammed the JD(U) government for allegedly misleading people that the Centre was making cutbacks in funds for Bihar, saying that the state failed to utilize the money allocated to it under various schemes.

Former JD(U) minister Jamshed Ashraf joins BJP

Former JD(U) minister Jamshed Ashraf on Sunday joined BJP along with his supporters in presence of senior leader Sushil Kumar Modi and the party's Bihar unit chief Mangal Pandey.

Dussehra stampede probe report hiding facts: Sushil Modi

Senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi on Saturday called the Dusshera stampede probe report 'nonsense' and alleged the state government was trying to "hide facts" about the incident in which 33 people were killed.

Manjhi taking Bihar back to bad days of Lalu Prasad: BJP

Opposition BJP on Wednesday trashed as "bundle of lies" the Jitan Ram Manjhi annual report card showcasing achievements of the government and charged it with "stealing" figures of previous NDA government to portray a "rosy" picture.

Sushil Modi seeks BHRC SP's suspension on Giriraj issue

Former Deputy chief minister Sushil Kumar Modi on Tuesday took exception to the allegation by BHRC SP Amitabh Kumar Das against the Union Minister Giriraj Singh of having links with an outlawed militia in Bihar and sought his immediate suspension.

Bihar CM's resignation demanded on moral ground

Slamming Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi for appointing his close kin as personal staff as a 'highly immoral, unethical and unconstitutional step', the BJP on Thursday sought his resignation on moral ground and proposed recovery of salaries paid to his kin from his own salary.

BJP to fight Bihar Assembly poll with allies: Sushil Modi

Maintaining that marginalisation of regional parties in Maharashtra and Haryana must not be seen as a pattern, senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi on Tuesday said his party would contest the Bihar Assembly polls next year in alliance with LJP and RLSP.

Sushil Modi accuses Nitish Kumar of running crime protection bureau

Former deputy chief minister Sushil Kumar Modi on Tuesday charged former chief minister Nitish Kumar with running corruption and crime protection bureau to ensure survival of a "fragile" JD(U) government in Bihar.

JD(U) minister slams BJP leader Sushil Modi

The ongoing war of words between bitter foes the BJP and JD(U) escalated on Sunday with Bihar minister Rajiv Ranjan Singh alias Lalan Singh slamming Sushil Kumar Modi for 'financial mismanagement' during his days as the state finance minister.

Sushil Modi seeks CBI probe into alleged medicine scam

Senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi on Tuesday sought a CBI probe in the alleged medicine purchase scam saying that the Health department officials probing the matter cannot be expected to muster courage to question former Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar in this connection.

JD(U) must elect a new CM or seek fresh polls: Sushil Modi

Attacking the JD(U) government for its failure to prevent stampede in the state capital last week that claimed lives of 33 people, the BJP on Tuesday asked the ruling party to elect a new chief minister in place of Jitan Ram Manjhi or seek fresh polls so that a new government could restore law and order situation in Bihar.

BJP for slapping murder case against officials, Bihar govt says no

BJP on Monday demanded slapping of murder case against the transferred civil and police officers following the October 3 stampede that claimed 33 lives, while the Bihar government said the main opposition party was trying to politicising the incident.

Bihar CM's visit to London for investment useless: Sushil Modi

Describing Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi's visit to London to attract investment from entrepreneurs as "useless", senior BJP leader and former Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi Tuesday said the visit would not bring any investment to the state.

Bihar CM's visit to London for investment useless: Sushil Modi

Describing Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi's visit to London to attract investment from entrepreneurs as "useless", senior BJP leader and former Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi today said the visit would not bring any investment to the state.

Bihar medicine scam: BJP's Sushil Modi's seeks answers from chief secretary

Bharatiya Janata Party leader Sushil Kumar Modi on Thursday intensified his attack on JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar for his alleged involvement in a multi-crore medicine purchase scam and wrote to state Chief Secretary Anjani Kumar Singh seeking answers on certain questions in this regard.

Bihar BJP leaders fight over 'love jihad'

Amid raging controversy over the party's chief ministerial candidate in Bihar, the state BJP has been rocked by another strife with former deputy chief minister Sushil Kumar Modi and MP Giriraj Singh taking opposite views over the 'Love Jihad' issue.