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Seat sharing tussle may split Congress, RJD alliance

Seat sharing tussle may split Congress, RJD alliance

| February 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

New Delhi: Clouds of uncertainty are looming over the Congress–Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) alliance in Bihar as the two parties are bickering over a seat-sharing formula for the upcoming general elections. Talks have reached a dead end as the Congress wants a lion’s share; of the 40 seats in the state, the grand old party […]

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Bihar officials facing graft charges may face dismissal

Bihar officials facing graft charges may face dismissal

| February 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

A total of 150 public officials in Bihar involved in corruption cases may be dismissed from service, as part of the government’s campaign against corruption, Ashok Kumar Singh, Bihar’s chief secretary, told a press conference in Patna on Friday. From January 2006, 934 cases related to corruption charges have been registered and 658 public officials […]

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