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Why everyone thinks BJP will win Gujarat election 2017: Nitish Kumar gives reason that no one is talking about

Why everyone thinks BJP will win Gujarat election 2017: Nitish Kumar gives reason that no one is talking about

| November 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

Gujarat election 2017: As the battle for the crucial election in PM Narendra Modi’s home state heats up, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has predicted a massive win for the ruling BJP. Kumar, who recently joined hands with the BJP in Bihar, on Saturday said that the saffron party will not just win but also […]

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Nitish Kumar’s move on seeking financial package is start of 2019 action

Nitish Kumar’s move on seeking financial package is start of 2019 action

| May 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

NEW DELHI: Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar’s move to revive his demand for special category status and special assistance to the state is being seen as part of his positioning in the run-up to the 2019 general election. Kumar wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi this week to press for his demand, which comes amid […]

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Suspense over Manjhi contesting assembly election

Suspense over Manjhi contesting assembly election

| September 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Patna / Gaya : Suspense appears to have become a key word in the pre election scenario in Bihar. After giving BJP a run for its money during the seat sharing negotiations and almost schizophrenic vacillations, former CM and HAM(S) leader Jitan Ram Manjhi is now keeping everybody guessing about his own electoral plans. Sources […]

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If BJP wins, Bihar will be biggest loser: CM Nitish Kumar

If BJP wins, Bihar will be biggest loser: CM Nitish Kumar

| September 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Chief minister Nitish Kumar caused a flutter on Tuesday by saying that Bihar would be the “biggest loser” if he did not emerge victorious in the state’s upcoming polls. “Win or lose, who cares? If I lose, Bihar will be the bigger loser. What do I have to lose?” the Janata Dal-United (JD-U) leader said […]

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Congress leader Rajiv Shukla confident of winning Bihar election

Congress leader Rajiv Shukla confident of winning Bihar election

| September 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Kanpur: Congress leader Rajiv Shukla exuded confidence that the grand alliance of RJD, JDU and Congress will form the next government in Bihar and said the NDA partners were still squabbling for seats. Shukla was in the city to the inspect the preparation at Green Park stadium, which is scheduled to host an ODI of […]

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JD(U)-BJP split “negatively impacted” Bihar: BJP think tank

JD(U)-BJP split “negatively impacted” Bihar: BJP think tank

| September 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

NEW DELHI: Ahead of the high-stakes Bihar elections, a BJP-affiliated think tank has debunked Chief Minister Nitish Kumar’s development claims and said his walking out of the NDA “negatively impacted” the quality of governance in the state. Public Policy Research Centre (PPRC), headed by BJP Vice President Vinay Sahasrabuddhe, has said, “All key development indicators […]

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JD-U orders 5,000 bicycles to launch its campaign in Bihar

JD-U orders 5,000 bicycles to launch its campaign in Bihar

| September 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Earlier, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar had announced that the JD(U) workers would travel through the constituencies on the bicycles to campaign for the party. The ruling Janata Dal(United) is all set to launch its campaign on the bicycles in a big way for the upcoming Assembly elections. The party has ordered 5,000 bicycles for distribution […]

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Smaller parties in Bihar have big plans

Smaller parties in Bihar have big plans

| September 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

The announcement by the All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen, led by Hyderabad MP Asaduddin Owaisi, that it will contest the Bihar Assembly elections has put the spotlight on other smaller political forces in the fray hoping to play the spoiler for one or the other big alliance at play. The Samajwadi Party and the Nationalist Congress […]

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Ex-CM Manjhi wants same number of seats as LJP

Ex-CM Manjhi wants same number of seats as LJP

| September 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

NEW DELHI: BJP was working out last-minute demands and seat adjustments ahead of formally declaring a seat-sharing agreement with its allies, forcing the party to delay an announcement expected on Saturday. Though the seat-sharing was expected to be announced on Saturday, the announcement is now likely on Sunday with JD(U) rebel Jitan Manjhi’s demand for […]

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In Asaduddin Owaisi’s Bihar War Cry, A Worry For Anti-BJP Alliance

In Asaduddin Owaisi’s Bihar War Cry, A Worry For Anti-BJP Alliance

| September 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

PATNA / HYDERABAD:  The anti-BJP ‘Grand Alliance’ in Bihar has one more thing to worry about for the coming Assembly polls. The All India Majlis-e-Ittehad-ul Muslimeen (AIMIM), led by Asaduddin Owaisi, announced on Saturday that it would contest the elections in the Seemanchal region of the state, leading to speculation that the bid could split […]

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