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Coalition can't succeed without alliance 'dharma': Bihar Congress leader

Coalition can't succeed without alliance 'dharma': Bihar Congress leader

"I`m upset that there was a delay in seat sharing and process of the alliance. It was not right. Unless `dharma` of the alliance is followed wholeheartedly, it will not be successful. Look at how

May 24, 2019, 22:11 PM IST
Those indulging in muckraking against PM completely wiped out in polls: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Those indulging in muckraking against PM completely wiped out in polls: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Except for Congress, which won the Kishanganj seat in Bihar, its 'Mahagathbandhan' allies RJD, HAM(S), VIP and RLSP were completely routed.

May 24, 2019, 19:50 PM IST
Lok Sabha election results 2019: Bihar sees highest number of NOTA votes, Gopalganj tops tally

Lok Sabha election results 2019: Bihar sees highest number of NOTA votes, Gopalganj tops tally

In the 2019 elections, the constituency of Gopalganj in Bihar saw 51,660 voters pressing the NOTA button (5.04 per cent), the highest in the country.

May 24, 2019, 17:25 PM IST
Giriraj Singh credits Modi, Lord Mahadev, people of Begusarai for thumping majority

Giriraj Singh credits Modi, Lord Mahadev, people of Begusarai for thumping majority

After winning Bihar's Begusarai seat with a massive margin, Union minister and BJP leader Giriraj Singh credited Lord Mahadev, PM Narendra Modi and the citizens of Begusarai for the resounding

May 24, 2019, 12:52 PM IST
Ravi Shankar Prasad pulls off stunning victory in Patna Sahib

Ravi Shankar Prasad pulls off stunning victory in Patna Sahib

Prasad, who is a member of the Rajya Sabha, polled a whopping 61.85 per cent of the total votes in the constituency, which comprises the entire state capital besides a couple of assembly segments on

May 23, 2019, 22:35 PM IST
Bihar Lok Sabha election results 2019: BJP-JDU-LJP combine trounces RJD-Congress-HAM-RLSP-VIP

Bihar Lok Sabha election results 2019: BJP-JDU-LJP combine trounces RJD-Congress-HAM-RLSP-VIP

Bihar is witnessing a massive win for the Bharatiya Janata Party-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) in Lok Sabha election 2019. The trends at 10:45 am from the state which has 40 Lok Sabha seats

May 23, 2019, 10:35 AM IST
List of Bihar Lok Sabha Election 2019 winners

List of Bihar Lok Sabha Election 2019 winners

Bihar witnessed a tough fight between NDA and Mahagathbandhan during the Lok Sabha Election 2019.

May 23, 2019, 08:42 AM IST
RLSP chief Upendra Kushwaha warns of violence, says will take up gun to save democracy

RLSP chief Upendra Kushwaha warns of violence, says will take up gun to save democracy

RLSP chief Upendra Kushwaha has rejected exit poll predictions favouring NDA.

May 21, 2019, 20:16 PM IST
Tejashwi Yadav gives voting for Lok Sabha election a miss; BJP attacks, Congress-RJD on backfoot

Tejashwi Yadav gives voting for Lok Sabha election a miss; BJP attacks, Congress-RJD on backfoot

The RJD and Congress asserted Tejashwi not voting in the election is not a big issue and should not be given much importance. 

May 20, 2019, 14:31 PM IST
Nitish Kumar's son votes for the first time, hopes people vote for his father and Narendra Modi 'uncle'

Nitish Kumar's son votes for the first time, hopes people vote for his father and Narendra Modi 'uncle'

Clad in a starched, white kurta-pyjama, the 30-something reticent only child of the JD(U) chief had accompanied his father to cast his vote.

May 19, 2019, 18:22 PM IST
Lok Sabha election 2019: Bihar to stay with NDA, Mahagathbandhan may regain lost ground in Jharkhand

Lok Sabha election 2019: Bihar to stay with NDA, Mahagathbandhan may regain lost ground in Jharkhand

WhileBJP-led NDA is expected to make a clean sweep in Bihar, the Mahagathbandhan is expected to regain lost ground in Jharkhand.

May 19, 2019, 17:44 PM IST
Bihar, Jharkhand Lok Sabha election exit poll results 2019: Today's Chanakya, CVoter, CSDS, IPSOS, Jan Ki Baat, Neta exit poll after 6 pm on Sunday

Bihar, Jharkhand Lok Sabha election exit poll results 2019: Today's Chanakya, CVoter, CSDS, IPSOS, Jan Ki Baat, Neta exit poll after 6 pm on Sunday

While voting in 40 seats of Bihar took place in all seven phases, voting in 14 seats of Jharkhand took place in the fourth, fifth, sixth and seventh phase. 

May 19, 2019, 16:01 PM IST
Full list of candidates going to polls in Bihar in seventh phase of Lok Sabha election 2019

Full list of candidates going to polls in Bihar in seventh phase of Lok Sabha election 2019

The seats where voting will be held are Nalanda, Patna Sahib, Patliputra, Ara, Buxar, Sasaram, Karakat and Jahanabad. 

May 18, 2019, 17:57 PM IST
Kamal Haasan will have to take new birth to understand Hinduism: Giriraj Singh

Kamal Haasan will have to take new birth to understand Hinduism: Giriraj Singh

Earlier this week, Kamal Haasan courted controversy when he called Mahatma Gandhi`s assassin Nathuram Godse, the first Hindu terrorist in independent India, irking some Hindu outfits.

May 18, 2019, 17:33 PM IST
Yet another battle between Lalu Prasad Yadav's family and former aide in Pataliputra

Yet another battle between Lalu Prasad Yadav's family and former aide in Pataliputra

The contest is primarily between Ram Kripal Yadav - the sitting BJP MP and a Union minister - and Misa Bharti who had lost to the former five years ago.

May 18, 2019, 12:35 PM IST
CRPF jawan deployed on security duty commits suicide at Rabri Devi's residence

CRPF jawan deployed on security duty commits suicide at Rabri Devi's residence

The deceased jawan ended his life by shooting himself with his service weapon. 

May 17, 2019, 23:49 PM IST
Curtains drawn on campaign for Lok Sabha elections in Bihar

Curtains drawn on campaign for Lok Sabha elections in Bihar

The constituencies which go to polls on Sunday are Patna Sahib, Pataliputra, Arrah, Buxar, Sasaram, Karakat, Jehanabad and Nalanda. 

May 17, 2019, 22:26 PM IST
Miss you, papa: Tej Pratap Yadav tweets after not given a chance to speak at Pataliputra rally

Miss you, papa: Tej Pratap Yadav tweets after not given a chance to speak at Pataliputra rally

"I was not allowed to speak due to my father's absence. I miss you, papa," tweeted a miffed Tej Pratap.

May 17, 2019, 12:27 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi will play 'central role' in formation of new govt: Tejashwi Yadav

Rahul Gandhi will play 'central role' in formation of new govt: Tejashwi Yadav

Yadav, the younger son of RJD supremo Lalu Prasad, also expressed confidence that a coalition of progressive parties will come together to form the government at the Centre.

May 16, 2019, 18:25 PM IST
In Pataliputra, a battle between Lalu Prasad Yadav's family and his former aide

In Pataliputra, a battle between Lalu Prasad Yadav's family and his former aide

The contest is primarily between Ram Kripal Yadav - the sitting BJP MP and a Union minister - and Misa Bharti who had lost to the former five years ago.

May 16, 2019, 06:33 AM IST