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NDA’s problem in Bihar: 11 CM candidates to chose from, not even one safe bet

NDA’s problem in Bihar: 11 CM candidates to chose from, not even one safe bet

| June 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Bhopal: Why has the BJP shied away from accepting the Janata Parivar’s challenge to announce a chief ministerial candidate for the upcoming Bihar elections? By opting to move ahead on Narendra Modi’s coat-tails the party has avoided the problem of plenty. With at least 11 NDA leaders harbouring chief ministerial ambitions choosing one would be […]

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BJP in caste balancing act ahead of main show in Bihar

BJP in caste balancing act ahead of main show in Bihar

| June 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Despite Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s call for an end to caste-based politics in Bihar, a deep-rooted tussle in the BJP between upper caste and other backward caste (OBC) leaders, ahead of the assembly elections later this year, has put the saffron party in a dilemma. Perhaps realising the problem, Modi and party president Amit Shah […]

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