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Bihar Assembly Elections 2015: Top 7 BJP chief minister aspirants for the top job

Bihar Assembly Elections 2015: Top 7 BJP chief minister aspirants for the top job

| September 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

New Delhi/Patna: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) has sealed the seat sharing deal but didn’t announce who will be their chief ministerial candidate in the high-voltage Bihar Assembly Elections 2015. There are many aspirants for the chief ministerial post in the NDA and BJP. The BJP has long list of leaders who want […]

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Why SuMo might have to wrestle for power in Bihar

Why SuMo might have to wrestle for power in Bihar

| June 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Sushil Modi is a worried man after BJP decided not to declare a CM candidate for the Assembly polls Patna : BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi — better known these days as SuMo to rhyme with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s NaMo — is seemingly a worried man ever since his party made it clear that there […]

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Bihar polls: Lalu Prasad dares BJP to declare CM candidate

Bihar polls: Lalu Prasad dares BJP to declare CM candidate

| June 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

PATNA: RJD chief Lalu Prasad today dared the BJP to declare its chief ministerial candidate for the upcoming Bihar assembly elections scheduled in September- October this year, or accept that it was ‘nirvansh’ (childless). “I am demanding from the BJP to either show the face of its Chief Ministerial candidate or accept that there is […]

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BJP morale low over ticket woes

BJP morale low over ticket woes

| March 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Notwithstanding the BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi’s magic in Bihar, overall morale of the BJP rank and file is not that high following “arbitrary” Lok Sabha ticket distribution for 30 seats, which the party is contesting in the state. The BJP in Bihar appears to have not yet moved into poll mode leaving a […]

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Five elected unopposed to Rajya Sabha from Bihar

Five elected unopposed to Rajya Sabha from Bihar

| February 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: All the five candidates – three from ruling JD(U) and two from BJP were declared elected unopposed to Rajya Sabha from Bihar on Saturday. The five are – Ramnath Thakur, Harivansh, Kahkasha Parveen (all from JD(U)), C P Thakur and R K Sinha (BJP). All the three JD(U) candidates are new faces of the […]

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BJP announces Rajya Sabha candidates for MP, Rajasthan, Bihar

BJP announces Rajya Sabha candidates for MP, Rajasthan, Bihar

| January 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

New Delhi: The BJP on Friday night announced the names of its candidates for Rajya Sabha elections from Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Bihar. Delhi state BJP chief Vijay Goel, Ram Narayan Dudi and Narayan Panchariya will be the party candidates from Rajasthan.  Vijay Goel may have to quit the state party chief post as part of  […]

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BJP MP Shatrughan Sinha ‘khamosh’ in Bihar as party ignores him

BJP MP Shatrughan Sinha ‘khamosh’ in Bihar as party ignores him

| January 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Cinestar and Patna Sahib MP Shatrughan Sinha has been left out from the BJP’s state election committee in Bihar. Shatrughan, a star campaigner of the party, finds no mention in the list of the 31-member committee. The committee, headed by Bihar unit president Mangal Pandey, will handle all matters pertaining to the upcoming general elections. […]

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