Hindustani Awam Morcha

NDA asks Jitan Ram Manjhi to rejoin Hindustani Awam Morcha ahead of Lok Sabha polls

Manjhi quit the NDA last year and joined the Grand Alliance of the RJD and the Congress.

Feb 20, 2019, 19:48 PM IST

Won't agree to a number less than what Upendra Kushwaha gets in Mahagathbandhan: Jitan Ram Manjhi

Asked whether he would consider returning to the NDA if his demand went unheeded, Manjhi said the question does not arise.

Feb 13, 2019, 06:28 AM IST

5W1H: Mamata Banerjee will not attend dinner hosted by Congress' Sonia Gandhi

Mamata Banerjee will not attend dinner hosted by Congress' Sonia Gandhi. Several other political leaders including former chief minister of Bihar Jitan Ram Manjhi have been invited to the dinner.

Mar 13, 2018, 19:17 PM IST

Jitan Ram Manjhi says will not take quota benefit in elections

Former Bihar chief minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Monday said neither he nor his family members will avail of reservation benefits in the next general and assembly elections.

Mar 21, 2016, 16:35 PM IST

Bihar poll debacle fallout: Jitan Ram Manjhi's HAM to desert BJP-led NDA?

After its humiliating defeat in the Bihar assembly polls, the Hindustani Awam Morcha (HAM) is likely to desert the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA).

Dec 23, 2015, 14:49 PM IST

HAM leader quits politics

 Shakuni Choudhary on Friday resigned as the Bihar president of HAM and quit politics after his party won only one seat in the assembly elections.

Nov 13, 2015, 15:33 PM IST

Bihar polls leave leaders' sons, sons-in-law with heartburn

For many politicians in Bihar, results of the state assembly polls brought quite saddening news with their beloved sons, sons-in-law or nephews having to taste defeat -- though there were exceptions as well.

Nov 08, 2015, 20:29 PM IST

What Bihar Election Results mean for Nitish Kumar, Narendra Modi & Lalu Yadav

The results for the electrifying 2015 Bihar Assembly Elections are out and the Mahagathbandhan – an alliance floated by Janata Dal (United), Rashtriya Janata Dal and Congress - has emerged as the winner.

Nov 08, 2015, 14:07 PM IST

BJP orders 100 kg of sweets, firecrackers

The BJP ordered 100 kg of laddoos and firecrackers after initial trends of the vote count on Sunday showed that the party was leading in the Bihar assembly elections.

Nov 08, 2015, 09:32 AM IST

Bihar results 2015: Check out the result of your constituency

 The BJP appears to have taken an early lead in Bihar Assembly elections 2015. Check out the results of each constituency with just one click.

Nov 08, 2015, 09:04 AM IST

D-day for Bihar: NDA, Grand Alliance hopeful of winning, fate of over 3000 candidates to be decided on Sunday

Counting of votes in the high-stakes close-to-call Bihar Assembly elections, billed as a hot battle between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, will take place on Sunday.

Nov 08, 2015, 00:11 AM IST

2015 Bihar Assembly Elections: Campaigning ends for final phase

Campaigning ended on Tuesday evening for the fifth and final round of the Bihar assembly elections when 57 constituencies will go to the polls on Thursday.

Nov 03, 2015, 18:56 PM IST

Lalu Prasad Yadav scores double century of addressing poll rallies in Bihar

Lalu Prasad, the irrepressible chief of the RJD, has set a record of sorts by addressing over 200 election rallies across the state in his inimitable style during the ongoing staggered Bihar election.

Nov 03, 2015, 13:20 PM IST

Bihar Assembly Elections phase II: As it happened

The second phase of staggered Assembly Elections in Bihar ended on Friday with about 54 percent of the 8.58 million electorate voting in 32 of the 243 constituencies.

Oct 16, 2015, 18:28 PM IST

PM Modi must have thought before breaking his silence on Dadri lynching case: Manjhi

Reacting to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's statement over the Dadri lynching and the protest against Ghulam Ali, Hindustani Awam Morcha founder Jitan Ram Manjhi on Wednesday said that the former must have commented after a lot of thinking.

Oct 14, 2015, 10:59 AM IST

Bihar polls: Once locked in bloody feud, upper castes, dalits sail on same boat

Having been locked in a bloody conflict in the 1990s, which saw a string of massacres in Bihar's Jehanabad district, the landed forward castes and deprived dalits appear to be sailing on the same boat in the state Assembly polls.

Oct 13, 2015, 18:43 PM IST

Bihar Assembly Elections: Opinion poll predicts absolute majority for Modi-led NDA

A poll survey on Friday projected a majority for the Narendra Modi-powered National Democratic Alliance (NDA) in the upcoming high-stakes Bihar Assembly Elections.

Oct 09, 2015, 20:09 PM IST

Jitan Ram Manjhi's poll promise has upper castes worried

Upper castes, the BJP's traditional support base, have expressed their anger after the Hindustani Awam Morcha (HAM) - a member of the BJP-led alliance - promised job reservations in the private sector if voted to power.

Oct 05, 2015, 15:39 PM IST

Bihar polls: After Paswan, Manjhi's son-in-law turns rebel

Close on the heels of LJP chief Ramvilas Paswan's son-in-law rebelling against him, the son-in-law of Hindustani Awam Morcha (HAM) chief Jitan Ram Manjhi also went against him and filed nomination as an Independent candidate today.

Sep 28, 2015, 21:24 PM IST

My sole aim is to oust Nitish Kumar, says former Bihar CM Manjhi

Former Bihar chief minister and Hindustani Awam Morcha (HAM) president Jitan Ram Manjhi says his sole aim in the Assembly Elections is to oust Chief Minister Nitish Kumar.

Sep 26, 2015, 16:22 PM IST