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Modi govt spending money to make false claims : Cong leader

Modi govt spending money to make false claims : Cong leader

| June 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

Congress today accused the Narendra Modi government of spending huge amount of money over false claims while slashing budgets of various schemes. The Modi regime, which earned the name of “suit boot ki sarkar” could not follow-up its claim to generate more employment and the employment opportunities instead drastically came down in the past one […]

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Congress rushes Ghulam Nabi Azad to poll-bound Bihar for talks

Congress rushes Ghulam Nabi Azad to poll-bound Bihar for talks

| June 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

All India Congress Committee sources said that party president Sonia Gandhi has dispatched Azad to Patna and he had already held deliberations with Bihar Pradesh Congress Committee chief Ashok Chaudhary there. With the issue of alliance becoming a key factor in poll-bound Bihar, Congress has rushed senior party leader Ghulam Nabi Azad there to hold […]

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Congress, JD(U) approach Election Commission seeking action against Giriraj Singh, Nitin Gadkari

Congress, JD(U) approach Election Commission seeking action against Giriraj Singh, Nitin Gadkari

| April 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

New Delhi: Congress and JD(U) today approached the Election Commission demanding that BJP leader Giriraj Singh be arrested and given “exemplary” punishment over his controversial remarks that “those opposing Narendra Modi will have a place in Pakistan” after elections. Former BJP chief Nitin Gadkari, who was sharing the dais with Singh when he made the […]

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Congress leader to review poll preparations

Congress leader to review poll preparations

| April 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: Senior Congress leader and party in charge for Bihar, Satyavrat Chaturvedi will arrive here on a day long tour on April 20 to review preparations for the remaining four phases of LS poll in the state.Congress, which got a total of 12 seats in Bihar in seat-sharing with RJD RJD-NCP, is contesting from eight […]

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Bihar alliance talks move forward: Congress to contest 12 seats, LJP 7, rest for RJD

Bihar alliance talks move forward: Congress to contest 12 seats, LJP 7, rest for RJD

| February 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

New Delhi: Alliance talks among Congress, the Rashtriya Janata Dal and Lok Janshakti Party appear to be finally moving forward. Congress is expected to contest 12 seats in Bihar, while Ram Vilas Paswan’s LJP will contest seven, and the remaining 20 will be left to Lalu Prasad’s RJD. Congress is expected to set aside one seat, Katihar, […]

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RJD-LJP-Cong alliance final in Bihar, Ram Vilas Paswan says

RJD-LJP-Cong alliance final in Bihar, Ram Vilas Paswan says

| January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

New Delhi: Shedding his discomfort with RJD, LJP chief Ram Vilas Paswan on Thursday announced that the two parties, along with Congress, will contest the next Lok Sabha elections jointly in Bihar. The three parties will now work out seat-sharing, he told PTI. “RJD-LJP and Congress will fight the next Lok Sabha poll together in Bihar. Now the talks […]

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Paswan meets Sonia over alliance formation in Bihar

Paswan meets Sonia over alliance formation in Bihar

| January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

New Delhi: Amid indications of unease between his party and RJD, LJP president Ram Vilas Paswan on Wednesday met Congress chief Sonia Gandhi here to urge her to take the lead in finalising the alliance in Bihar as “clarity” was required on seat-sharing among the allies. LJP sources said Paswan told Gandhi that his party […]

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Lalu ready to concede 19 seats to Congress, LJP, NCP in Bihar

Lalu ready to concede 19 seats to Congress, LJP, NCP in Bihar

| January 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) president Lalu Prasad may have come tantalisingly close to reviving the ‘grand secular pre-poll alliance’ ahead of the Lok Sabha elections, but he has to cede much ground to his prospective alliance partners now in Bihar. Gone is the contempt with which he treated others during 2009 elections. Instead, trusting his […]

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Lalu meets Rahul to forge alliance in Bihar

Lalu meets Rahul to forge alliance in Bihar

| January 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Lalu Prasad today met Rahul Gandhi for the second time this month amid indications that Congress and RJD were working out the nitty-gritty of forging a “secular alliance” in Bihar. The RJD chief’s meeting is significant as it took place a day after senior Congress leader Digvijay Singh met LJP chief Ram Vilas Paswan to discuss the issue. Singh is a strong […]

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Lalu seeks ‘secular alliance’ to keep communal forces out of Bihar

Lalu seeks ‘secular alliance’ to keep communal forces out of Bihar

| January 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar took part in a bash hosted by the JD(U)’s state unit president Vashishtha Narayan Singh, while RJD president Lalu Prasad played host to his party leaders at his 10, Circular Road bungalow. Lalu said he was trying to bring all secular forces onto one platform in his bid to check communal […]

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