Tag: Dharmendra Pradhan

BJP appoints Ananth Kumar as Bihar polls in-charge

BJP appoints Ananth Kumar as Bihar polls in-charge

| June 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party president Amit Shah on Friday named Union Minister for Chemicals and Fertilisers Ananth Kumar as the person in-charge for the party in the upcoming Bihar assembly elections. Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan has been appointed as the co-in-charge. On Thursday, former Bihar chief […]

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Bihar poll is ‘do or die’ for BJP as party faces anti-Saffron front

Bihar poll is ‘do or die’ for BJP as party faces anti-Saffron front

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

The BJP will face its first litmus test in the Bihar Assembly by-elections, following its landslide victory in the recent Lok Sabha polls. Ten Assembly seats are slated to go to the polls in the state in August. The party is likely to battle a united front of anti-BJP parties – Janata Dal-United (JD-U), Rashtriya […]

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After Sabir Ali, another controversy for BJP in Bihar

After Sabir Ali, another controversy for BJP in Bihar

| March 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: Hours after exiting from a crisis over induction of controversial Bihar leader Sabir Ali into its fold, the BJP has entered into another problem. The party is facing the heat for giving a Lok Sabha ticket to Satish Chandra Dubey from Valmikinagar in the north eastern part of the state near the border of […]

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Bihar BJP keeps off Sabir Ali episode

Bihar BJP keeps off Sabir Ali episode

| March 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: Bihar BJP on Saturday washed its hands of former JD(U) Rajya Sabha member Sabir Ali’s induction in the party in Delhi on Friday. After fielding him from Sheohar, the JD(U) had expelled Sabir from the party after his praise of BJP’s PM pick Narendra Modi. As the TV grab showed, Sabir joined the BJP […]

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Three-fold increase in communal clashes in Bihar after Nitish dumped BJP

Three-fold increase in communal clashes in Bihar after Nitish dumped BJP

| February 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

There is an attempt from certain forces to vitiate the atmosphere in Bihar ahead of the Lok Sabha polls this year. This has been disclosed in the highly confidential Intelligence Bureau’s report which suggests how there has been upsurge in incidents of communal clashes after Bihar CM Nitish Kumar dumped ally of 17 years over […]

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Nitish Kumar’s efforts for Third Front would fail: BJP

Nitish Kumar’s efforts for Third Front would fail: BJP

| February 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: The BJP on Monday said Bihar Chief Minister’s efforts to build up a third front for the ensuing Lok Sabha elections would fail to shape up. “There have been bids to set up a third or federal front at the outset of the LS elections in the past too, but the exercise has always […]

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